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BB Riverboats

101 Riverboat Row, Newport, KY 41071-1069
+1 859-261-8500
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Birthday bash

Had a surprise bd party for my husband. We had a fabulous time!!! All ages on the boat which made... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
via mobile
Pretty cool

Not a must see but not a pleasant experience. Made me want a nap it was that relaxing. Super... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
via mobile
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Sightseeing cruises on the Ohio River.
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“dinner cruise” (53 reviews)
“cheesecake” (19 reviews)
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101 Riverboat Row, Newport, KY 41071-1069
+1 859-261-8500
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had a surprise bd party for my husband. We had a fabulous time!!! All ages on the boat which made it fun. Buffet was good and we had our own bartender (40 guests ). The cruise was beautiful along the Ohio esp as it got...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Not a must see but not a pleasant experience. Made me want a nap it was that relaxing. Super friendly staff and the captain stopped and spoke with us after.

Thank cagollehon78
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Our family went to Ky to visit the Ark Encounter & Creation Museum and on our final day our desk clerk at Springfield Suites Marriott in Florence said we would love this trip and she was so right Capt Mike was great and the 3rd...More

Thank lulu r
Reviewed 1 week ago

We thoroughly enjoyed the ride down the river on a Saturday afternoon. Met up with a relative to take the historic river cruise. Reasonable price of $46 dollars for two which included tax. Plenty of seating inside and out. No blaring music or loud horn...More

Thank Knoxvilleshopper
Reviewed 1 week ago

We boarded the boat for the Saturday evening tour. We skipped the dinner and opted for the sightseeing only. A group was playing music on the top level and they were quite good. We rode down the river several miles and then turned around. The...More

Thank 7tammy
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a pirate cruise on the BB Riverboats with the band "Drunk and Sailor". Everyone (practically everyone) dressed up as pirates for the occassion. We met several friendly people who had done the dinner cruise and all had nice things to say; however the...More

Thank Tlwd1980
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On this beautiful day, what better way than take an informative cruise on the Ohio River. BB Riverboats, based out of Newport Ky, offers multiple cruise opportunities during the day. We got on the River Queen at 2:30pm for a great time on the water....More

Thank dcpacker
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not a bad option as we enjoyed a business evening experience and the weather made it happen. Buffet food was decent but nothing to rave about. To enjoy with friends or family on a relaxing nice weather evening.

Thank Jeff G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a new experience for us as tourists visiting a new city. We went for the ice cream social. The boat was fun, unfortunately getting on the boat was a little frustrating. We got there well before boarding time, but as we were lining...More

Thank alyssa0710
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Belle travels to Portsmouth, Ohio for the last 7 years for Cincinnati Summer Cruise! My husband and I have been on it every year for the dinner cruise and absolutely LOVE IT!!! There isn't a whole lot to do in our town so this...More

Thank Foodexpert8652
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10 June 2017|
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Response from Rspene s | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you should not have a problem, they are also very nice on the boat and helpful, just ask for whatever you need.
18 July 2016|
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Response from BBRiverboats | Property representative |
The Pirates of the Ohio cruise would be a great time for your granddaughter! Our location is about 20 minutes south of Great Wolf Lodge.
Anthony M
7 October 2015|
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Response from Sherry W | Reviewed this property |
We stayed Best Western Plus, it was about 15-20 minutes away. Very nice and close to many locations. Very friendly staff and they have an omlet bar too!