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Greenway Ferry & River Boat Cruises

1 The Quay, Dartmouth TQ6 9PS, England
+44 1803 882811
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Good commentary, great way to see the river dart. Easy to book at the quayside. We sat up front... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
anoliyam
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Worthing, United Kingdom
Funny

We went on an hours boat trip up the river dart on the Dartmouth explorer .. very friendly... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lynda B
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derbyshire uk
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With ferry services, sightseeing cruises and excursions departing from Dartmouth, Dittisham and Greenway – Taking to the water is a must when visiting South Devon’s beautiful River Dart home to the late Dame Agatha Christie. Whether taking the ferry between the picturesque port of Dartmouth and the quaint village of Dittisham or of course visiting the home of the late Dame Agatha Christie at Greenway on a hill towering over the beautiful and serene River Dart – services to Greenway House are available from Dittisham and Dartmouth as frequent as every hour. If that is not enough then why not jump aboard for our 1 Hour River Cruise and take in what the River Dart has to offer from Castles, wildlife, historical buildings, Greenway, Dittisham, Anchorstone, The Royal Naval College and local legends – to name but a few things to see on the River! We are a Visit England award winning Quality Visitor Attraction and a member of Devon and the English Riviera Top Attractions you can relax in the knowledge that you will have a truly memorable experience for all the right reasons. So sit back, relax and enjoy a trip! You can even hire one of our boats, just for you!
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1 The Quay, Dartmouth TQ6 9PS, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good commentary, great way to see the river dart. Easy to book at the quayside. We sat up front, and nneded our jackets as it was quite windy but we wanted to be outside. Refreshments available on board. Lovely way to spend an hour on...More

Thank anoliyam
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went on an hours boat trip up the river dart on the Dartmouth explorer .. very friendly, considerate staff.. the commentary was informative and at times very funny.. a lovely hour spent on the river in the October sunshine

Thank Lynda B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went on a group visit to Greenways. Luckily it was a fine day so the journey was interesting with much to see on the river. The ferry leaves hourly and takes about 30 mins. Help is gives when climbing the steep steps when reaching Greenways....More

Thank Mjvhav
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Greenway ferry was the easiest way to travel to visit Agatha Christie's home. We simply got on the ferry at the jetty in Dartmouth and had a trip up the river to the Quay at Greenway. It was then a gentle walk up to...More

Thank littledoris2016
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

This is the best way to arrive at Greenways from Dartmouth. The ferry leaves at regular intervals and takes about 30 mins to reach the house. On the return journey we saw a seal resting on a pontoon. Thank you

Thank Speges
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We boarded the Christie Belle for a wonderful value Cruise along the river Dart . The friendly captain pointed out all the interesting landmarks along the river . We were lucky enough to see some seals on the return journey. Highly recommended as part of...More

Thank 831drew
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Staff seem extremely rude and unhelpful. Don't try to offer any help of any sort and should train their staff better on how to be polite when serving paying customers. Need a better company to provide a ferry to greenway.More

Thank JoeCleal
WillnRoss, Manager at Greenway Ferry & River Boat Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2017

Hello Joe, It's very hard for me to comment as you've not really elaborated on the issue you have, had or explained the reason for your review. Compared with all our other reviews, your review seems one of a kind - why would we be...More

Reviewed 31 August 2017

We spent a very pleasant hour aboard the paddle steamer. Tour was informative and captain knowledgeable and funny at the same time. Well worth doing would recommend.

Thank Wheelers30
Reviewed 29 August 2017

It was a great way to see more of Dartmouth. It was very wet as in the middle, the heavens opened but lucky had a cover. No commentary which was a big shame

Thank Lee G
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Did the round robin from Dartmouth. Ferry, bus, rail and ferry back to Dartmouth. Agree with people that Paignton is a place to avoid. Commentary on first ferry was funny and informative. Steam rail was very good. All worked out well and would recommend.

Thank Jar-S-J
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Gillyroo
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Response from WillnRoss | Property representative |
Hello Gill, We used to offer that service, but haven't for several years. We're sorry for the disappointment.
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