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Had a nice morning with Angus punting us around, top bloke, real fun, gave us a very smooth ride... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Sydney, Australia
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Fun Thing To Try!

We chose to not have a chaffeur as my boyfriend and I like to try things for ourselves. Must say... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bethany R
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The Old Horse Ford | High Street, Oxford OX14AX, England
+44 1865 202643
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had a nice morning with Angus punting us around, top bloke, real fun, gave us a very smooth ride. Punting looked hard,glad we didn't do it ourselves -Duckie

Thank Alishwa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We chose to not have a chaffeur as my boyfriend and I like to try things for ourselves. Must say its a lot harder than it looks. If you want to do it yourself then be prepared for crashing into other boats, the bridge, and...More

1  Thank Bethany R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I came here early evening, Sunday, at about 5 o'clock, as it was slightly cooler and also less crowded. First of all I went to the Sainsbury's cash point, just over the bridge (5 minutes walk from here), as I discovered they don't accept cards...More

2  Thank Roz S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

1. A perfect summers day in Oxford. 2. This well-run friendly establishment with staff who outdent be more helpful. 3. The joy of the experience, with Oxford colleges and cricket as you meander along, occasionally dodging the near collision, human or duck! 4. Don't miss...More

1  Thank mirrorneurone
Reviewed 1 June 2018

5 of us hired a punt for an hour. It was very enjoyable. Once you got away from the boathouse the river was beautiful. Lovely way to spend an afternoon.

Thank Pajaro2c
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

A beautiful setting and the best way to relax in oxford. The staff are extremely helpful and even when it’s busy, you are well looked after. If you are in oxford, then this really is a must

Thank mattbull01
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

We went on the sunniest day of the month, so it was relatively busy but everyone was polite and pleasant. Straightforward boat rental. If you have not punted before they give you some quick instructions on how to control the boat. Overall awesome experience.

1  Thank kristian_crockett
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Took a 30 min chauffeured punt in the sunshine which was a very relaxing way to enjoy the River Cherwell; definitely better than the DIY version! Our chauffeur was a very polite young six former who was a credit to both the company and Oxford....More

1  Thank Tom_Blancmange
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

At the end of out punt, We were charged for an extra 30 mins (£33 in total) , however in this time we brought back another punt that was left. No sympathy for getting back 2 boats. It also takes 10 minutes to get out...More

1  Thank katiekillin
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

In the queue to go punting on one of the sunniest days of the year.. and Olya gave us the most wonderful service to provide us Pimm's for our weight. She also shared how great a time we would have once on the boat #motivation.

Thank Heatherreid1211
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Hi Becky, I eventually realised that there are actually contact numbers on the website, not on the 'contact us' page, but secretly hiding in the 'how to find us' page! I called the mobile and got through straight away. I was... More
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22 May 2017|
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I am sure that she can if we can sit out if the chair, but ring them to check.