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Reviewed yesterday

This had been booked as part of our itinerary in our 6 day Garden Route tour. We were not disappointed. Upstairs was full, don't know about downstairs. It was a very pleasant 90 minute sunset cruise, informative commentary, although a little difficult to hear with...More

Thank Joan W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was an amazing experience and I truly enjoyed it. This is one of beautiful things to do in Knysna. I would love to do it again in fhe future

Thank Tia W
The Featherbed C, Public Relations Manager at John Benn Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much Tia. We are so pleased you enjoyed your cruise with us.

Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

We started our day with a breakfast on the water in the John Ben boat. Heading towards the Heads peacefull great atmosphere and good food. Great experience and a trip to consider

Thank Ertjies D
The Featherbed C, Public Relations Manager at John Benn Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

Thank you for your comments.

Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our sunset cruise on the John Benn. The trip takes around 1.5 hours, where you go from the Waterfront to the Knysna Heads. Great photo opportunities

Thank Patrick M
The Featherbed C, Public Relations Manager at John Benn Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

Thank you for your review.

Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

It was such an awesome tour in the estuary up to the knysna heads. The information was very informative and the cruise was really relaxing and value for money. We will be back again.

Thank Shaun A
The Featherbed C, Public Relations Manager at John Benn Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

We are so pleased you enjoyed your cruise.

Reviewed 23 August 2018

Very relaxing and enjoyable cruise with good food and awesome views. Fast service and friendly staff.

Thank Vanessa H
The Featherbed C, Public Relations Manager at John Benn Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Thank you for your review.

Reviewed 15 August 2018

We took a group of 20 teenagers on the cruise. The kids had fun talking and seeing the area and just relaxing. It was a beautiful cruise with cool information about the area. I love being on the water and seeing the scenery. This was...More

Thank Barbie48025
The Featherbed C, Public Relations Manager at John Benn Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2018

Thank you for you review Barbie.

Reviewed 11 August 2018

The lagoon is nice but 1h30 in a boat to just go near the Knysna heads and return it is too much (the boat goes really slow) and it is very expensive for what it proposes (212 Rands p.p.).More

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The Featherbed C, Public Relations Manager at John Benn Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2018

Dalciana we regret to read your comments, however we would like to clarify that the John Benn is a floating a-la-carte restaurant and an icon in Knysna. She has been cruising our waters for 30 years and as she is constructed out of solid yellowwood...More

Reviewed 19 July 2018

we did a sun downer on the John Ben and we had a bite while we cruse to the heads and back. it was very nice and good information was given. staff was friendly and very helpful. the food was good

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The Featherbed C, Public Relations Manager at John Benn Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2018

Thank you Cobus.

Reviewed 1 July 2018

We landed in George and rushed to get this cruise as the last call was around 5 or 5:30, was thinking big on this cruise, but my experience is its very ordinary something like what you see in places like Goa. If you have some...More

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The Featherbed C, Public Relations Manager at John Benn Cruise, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

Thank you for your comments.

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Ria A
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Response from Yvette W | Reviewed this property |
Hi Ria. We paid R190 per person for the cruise, and then we paid another R300 or so for our meals and drinks.
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