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Oxford River Cruises

1 Folly Bridge, Oxford OX1 4JU, England
+44 845 226 9396
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Oxford River Cruises offers sightseeing tours, picnic and dining river trips and private boat hire in the heart of historic oxford. Our cruises are designed to suit all tastes, from lazy lunchtime get togethers and elegant dinner cruises, to corporate events and birthday parties afloat.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“small boat” (18 reviews)
“picnic lunch” (20 reviews)
“relaxing cruise” (14 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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1 Folly Bridge, Oxford OX1 4JU, England
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+44 845 226 9396
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"small boat"
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"picnic lunch"
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"relaxing cruise"
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"boat trip"
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"christmas present"
in 13 reviews
"comfort break"
in 8 reviews
"electric boat"
in 7 reviews
"perch"
in 20 reviews
"hour cruise"
in 9 reviews
"interesting cruise"
in 5 reviews
"gift experience"
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"cruise today"
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"departure point"
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"perfect afternoon"
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"interesting commentary"
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"tea party"
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"return journey"
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Reviewed 25 November 2017

Thank Drake A
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Reviewed 13 November 2017

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Thank wannabeaussie
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

Lovely location starting from folly bridge in Oxford, taking in the uni boat houses along the way, boat skipper was very knowledgeable and friendly, lots of interesting facts very scenic and a great way to pass the time whilst enjoying the historic city of Oxford....More

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Reviewed 30 October 2017

Thank NickTooley
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Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

A lovely time, Geraldine our skipper was friendly and knowledgeable. The stop at the Perch in Binsey delightful and once back at the Folly we stopped for a few hours to have drinks that we vet nice indeed.

Thank William S
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

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Reviewed 24 October 2017

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Thank Joanna L
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed our cruise, which was part of my birthday celebrations - it was informative and friendly, with an excellent commentary.

Thank jillD7992HL
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Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

This was a gift for our anniversary. The folly restaurant is the starting point for this trip and although we didn't dine here during our stay I wish we had it looked stunning there and the white rioja we purchased for the cruise was gorgeous....More

Thank Helen M
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newpastures
4 July 2017|
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Response from 12kiwi | Reviewed this property |
We went on the evening cruise which was lovely as it was a beautiful experience watching the sun setting over the river.
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bfeather
16 June 2017|
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Response from Ken S | Reviewed this property |
no. But my wife cannot walk far and we got a taxi to the door.
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bfeather
16 June 2017|
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Response from mickcritic | Reviewed this property |
There is no car park nearby its a bit of a walk away, we used the park n ride, you get off at the police station and its about a five min walk. however there web site gives all the details.They are very helpful so if in... More
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