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River and sea trips from Boston, Lincolnshire. Public trips and private hire available. Great for parties, school outings and corporate events. Family friendly.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Witham Bank East | Sluice Bridge, Boston PE21 9JU, England
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+44 7595 045387
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Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Took the RSPB bird watching trip and it was excellent. Great skipper and the RSPB team were fabulous. Hugely knowledgeable and can spot wildlife from miles away. 4.5 hours on the boat and so much to see with seals, waders, and all sorts of other...More

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Pete W, Director at Boston Belle River & Sea Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thanks for your review, Malc. I wil forward your comments on to the RSPB team who host these cruises. Hope to see you again.

Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

A great and relaxing way to see the Lincolnshire countryside. Aboard the Boston Belle and a leisurely cruise along the river Witham.

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Pete W, Director at Boston Belle River & Sea Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thank you, David. Hope to see you again.

Reviewed 2 October 2018

A trip on the Boston Belle into the Wash and then the River Welland lasts approx 4-5 hours. With the RSPB experts on board as guides all the important wildlife will be seen and noted. The boat itself has toilets and offer teas, coffee and...More

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Pete W, Director at Boston Belle River & Sea Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thank you for your excellent review Geoff. So glad you enjoyed the trip despite the blustery weather! Hope to see you on board again.

Reviewed 24 September 2018

Boarded the Prince George (Boston Belle's brother ship) and enjoyed a leisurely cruise up the Witham to Anton's Gowt. Good lunch at The Malcolm Arms and time for a wander along the riverbank spotting the cormorants and wildlife. Then a return journey with some great...More

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Pete W, Director at Boston Belle River & Sea Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Thank you, David, for taking the time to review your trip. Mark and Nicki at the Malcolm Arms will be very pleased you enjoyed the lunch. We look forward to seeing you again. Pete

Reviewed 22 September 2018

39 members of Morton Bowls club had a faultless carnival cruise on the Boston Belle Not one moan which is a first the carvery was plentiful and cooked to perfection all in all a great day outMore

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Pete W, Director at Boston Belle River & Sea Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2018

Thank you, Mr Tucker for your 5* review. We appreciate your feedback. I was apprehensive when you told me your group were a 'fussy' lot so it's a great relief to know you all enjoyed the trip. We didn't have the best weather on the...More

Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Me and my kids had a great time aboard the Boston belle. Great bacon baps and the staff was very friendly and professional . I learnt so much about the martine history of Boston and the wash and to top it off we had seals...More

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Pete W, Director at Boston Belle River & Sea Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2018

Thank you for sharing your experience of the Boston Belle. Se pleased you enjoyed your trip and we look forward to seeing you again. Pete

Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Had our annual trip down the Witham on a Saturday night. Started with an hour in the excellent Witham Tavern for a few Pre drinks. Excellent welcome on board by Pete and his skipper for the night. Set offf and everyone got stuck into the...More

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Pete W, Director at Boston Belle River & Sea Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2018

Thank you, Lee, for your review. Great to have repeat business, good to know we are doing a good job. The on board entertainment, provided by yourselves was excellent. It's always nice to do something different and the live music made the evening. We look...More

Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Competition is a good thing for the consumer of services and a monopoly (which the people running river and The Wash boat services have) has clearly resulted in a take it or leave it attitude by the company behind Boston Belle. Here's what to expect...More

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Pete W, Director at Boston Belle River & Sea Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

Dear Sir, Thank you for taking the time to review your trip on the Boston Belle. I am grateful that you have taken a balanced approach and mentioned both good and less enjoyable aspects of your experience. It is always helpful to take criticism on...More

Reviewed 28 August 2018

We took the Boston Belle river cruise and Lunch trip last year and the weather was fine and it was a very pleasant experience. This year we went on the Prince George It was raining heavily and so we were all forced to sit inside...More

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Pete W, Director at Boston Belle River & Sea Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Thank you for your feedback. Unfortunately it rained all day on Sunday for the duration of the carvery trip. We did have a few customers enquiry as to weather the trip would still go ahead, to which I replied that it would, but refunds could...More

Reviewed 26 August 2018

I enjoyed a trip on the Boston Belle last week to The Wash. I had a view of Boston I hadn’t seen before, it was interesting to see the Stump and former industrial buildings from the river. The journey passed fishing boats tied up along...More

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Pete W, Director at Boston Belle River & Sea Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2018

Thank you for your review, Richard. I’m pleased you enjoyed the trip and got to see Boston from a different perspective. We look forward to seeing you aboard another time, maybe try the carvery trip upstream for a good Sunday lunch and a pint at...More

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They do cater for vegetarians if you let them know also you can arrange and bring your own food on to.
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Response from Pete W | Property representative |
I can’t post website links on trip advisor but google Boston Belle and you’ll find us. Thanks
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Response from Pete W | Property representative |
Please book via the website or for private hire please call 07595045387
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