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A good trip on a bad-weather day.

Six of us decided to go on this half hour tour of the river through Ely, even though the weather... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Norfolk, United Kingdom
Picturesque trip

Really enjoyed our river trip yesterday on the Liberty Belle. Beautiful part of the river, we were... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hilary L
Norwich, United Kingdom
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LIBERTY BELLE PLEASURE BOAT: departures: the Quayside, Ely CB7 4BA - near Waterside Antiques and The Maltings Our regular 30-minute (minimum) cruises run: April - June: Tues - Sun: 11:30 am - 5 pm July - end Aug EVERY DAY: 11:30 am - 5 pm Sept...more
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| The Quayside, Ely CB7 4BA, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Six of us decided to go on this half hour tour of the river through Ely, even though the weather was poor. Captain Bob gave us a hearty welcome and started the tour with some tales of Ely, the river, how the Fens were drained...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Really enjoyed our river trip yesterday on the Liberty Belle. Beautiful part of the river, we were lucky with the weather - the taped information was first class with marvellous intermittent music from the good old days. Just lovely!

Thank Hilary L
LibertyBelleCruises, Public Relations Manager at Liberty Belle Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your feedback. We're so glad you enjoyed your trip. Come and join us again soon! Liberty Belle Cruises.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very pleasant trip, very interesting guide to Ely and its waterways history. Looking forward to going again

Thank Michelle H
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Cheerful and knowledgeable captain, whisks you at a gentle pace along the Great Ouse, with an interesting if somewhat odd narrator passing out tit-bits of information. Good in the rain or sunshine.

Thank ScottS6117
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

We were lucky to waft along the river on such a glorious day. The Ouse is a very pretty river and the commentary is fun. My advice to others thinking of taking the trip is to try and go earlier as there is likely to...More

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Reviewed 16 June 2018

Lovely boat trip and 30 minutes was just the right duration. The captain was extremely friendly and knowledgeable and there was a recorded commentary whilst we were sailing which gave lots of information. Perfect ending to our day in Ely.

Thank 8mrsh8
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed this 30 min river boat trip from The Maltings in Ely. An absolute bargain at £6, very relaxing & peaceful. Saw lots of wildlife & spectacular views from the river of Ely Cathedral. Bob the Captain was extremely friendly and full of...More

Thank PhilipG
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

A must for all ages to do . A very informative and amusing trip along the ouse towards both ends of the town. A £6 charge for a 30-45 minute cruise is well worth it.

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 20 May 2018

Really enjoyed this 30 minute trip along the Ouse on the Liberty Belle. Good on board pre-recorded commentary and excellent and informative introduction from the captain. Excellent value and would highly recommend.

Thank 187047PeterR
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

£6 per adult well spent for an amusing and interesting trip up the river. Audio recording anecdotes some of the history of Ely and its famous occupants, very relaxing

Thank Mrstpearce
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James G
17 August 2018|
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Response from LibertyBelleCruises | Property representative |
Hi, sorry for the delay we have just seen your question. We have a maximum occupancy of 15 passengers on board. We have accommodated larger parties, but this has been split across two cruise trips which we are happy to... More
21 July 2018|
Response from Sho50 | Reviewed this property |
Plenty parking nearby. Sorry don't know about booking.