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Exeter Cruises

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Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

My Daughter and I took a trip on the Exeter ship canal with Exeter Cruises The crew were very friendly and informative we took a round trip the prices were very reasonable and we enjoyed the trip

Thank Andy C
Richie O, Owner at Exeter Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

We are delighted you and your daughter enjoyed your boat trip with us. I will pass on your feedback to my crew. Thanks

Reviewed 26 August 2018

Our first visit to Exeter, friends had recommended Exeter Cruise's 25min each way cruise from the Quay to the Double Locks pub and back. So pleased we followed their advice! Well-signed on the Quay, lovely vessel, wonderful friendly crew, interesting views all the way and...More

Thank Johnfrisbee
Richie O, Owner at Exeter Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time out to review us and also for such a positive review. We are delighted you enjoyed your trip with us!

Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

My family and I took this cruise to the double locks and returned after a nice drink in the pub. The crew were all lovely and our daughter thought it was very exciting. I would definitely recommend this as a great thing to do when...More

Thank RebeccaJ1100
Richie O, Owner at Exeter Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2018

Thanks for your kind feedback, we are delighted your family enjoyed your trip with us :)

Reviewed 14 November 2017

We contacted Richie earlier in the year to ask if we could be taken from the quay to the double locks for our wedding reception. He was approachable, informative, great with communication and he and his colleagues made sure the boat was decorated with balloons...More

Thank Jacob C
Richie O, Owner at Exeter Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2017

It was our pleasure! We are delighted we could contribute to your special day! Best wishes to you both.

Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

A pleasant 30-minute river/canal trip but could be better. The boat Kingsley was not fit for purpose with seats facing in, rather than out, the front was too high for passengers to see forward, while the rear view was also blocked off by a large...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2017

Myself and my husband luckily had a private charter on our cruise up the canal! We sat at the boarding station for a little while to see if any other customers would join us, however we had to boat to ourselves! The crew were very...More

1  Thank Michelle F
Richie O, Owner at Exeter Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2017

Thanks for your kind words. We're delighted you enjoyed your boat trip with us.

Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

I just wanted to thank the staff for their patience today !! The kids were all over the place! (Especially my daughter who tried to take a selfie with the bridge man... once again, I am so sorry !!!) 😧 I think she was just...More

1  Thank florencia r
Richie O, Owner at Exeter Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

Thanks for your great review! We are delighted you enjoyed your trip with us!

Reviewed 19 September 2016

We used the boat to get everyone from the registry office in Exeter over to the Double Locks for the wedding reception. It was a beautiful day and the 20 minute trip along the canal was very enjoyable. The crew were friendly and helpful and...More

2  Thank Kevin C
Richie O, Owner at Exeter Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2016

Thanks for your kind feedback. We are delighted we could help with your special day.

Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

Had a brilliant trip up river with my family great crew Greg and Joe....they got the boat running out for the trip on their day off !!!! What stars!!!⭐🌟⭐🌟 👍👍 And Greg what an athlete jumping on and off to open the swing bridges!!!!🏃🏃🏃😱 Thank...More

Thank Susan S
Richie O, Owner at Exeter Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2016

We are delighted you enjoyed your boat trip with us and thank you for your kind comments!

Reviewed 16 October 2015

Whilst staying in the area,we took a canal cruise from the Quayside of Exeter to the Double locks.And saw a lot of wild life and sea birds,and stopped in one of the turf pubs for a nice pint of local ale. Highly recommend.

Thank jantre
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Response from Richie O | Property representative |
The season finishes at the end of September and reopens Easter 2017.
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