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The Penny Lane River Boat

₹₹₹₹British, , Vegetarian Friendly
North Parade Bridge, Bath, England
+44 1225 303434
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good9%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
14 Sep 2017
“Summer party”
19 Jul 2017
“Cousins 60th”
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British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
North Parade Bridge, Bath, England
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Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

We recently hired The Penny Lane for our annual Summer party and we had a great time. The staff were very accommodating and they managed the 20+ people extremely well. We had lots of fun and we thoroughly recommend it for an evening on the...More

1  Thank barryAnewbury
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Penny Lane Was a fabulous trip, night out. Boat was spotless, food was lovely, staff were fantastic.. Can highly recommend this as a great night out.

1  Thank Lynn J
Reviewed 16 July 2017

I rented the Penny Lane River Boat's BBQ package for my wife's birthday celebrations. Everybody had a fantastic day. The sun coming out helped. The scenery was lovely and everything on the boat was well done. The staff worked hard to make the day special....More

Thank Sean W
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

My wife and I went with a group of 25 friends from the Chipping Sodbury and Cesson (in France) Twinning Association We took the boat trip from Poultney Bridge and were warmly welcomed aboard the boat which was spacious on the top deck and below...More

1  Thank Michael5519
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I wanted to take the river boat trip but was unable to as it was winter and it was freezing cold and thus, I am unable to join this little tour along the beautiful river. I have read countless comments and apparently, it is all...More

Thank Danny T
Reviewed 22 January 2017

we had our wedding reception aboard the penny lane on 20/8/16. The boat looked lovely, the staff and crew helped make our day very special. The catering was exceptional, with our guests enjoying the trip down the river, our whole day was just perfect !...More

2  Thank alilewis2017
Reviewed 26 July 2016

We had a lovely trip very organised The food we had was top class mixes meats salads. New potatoes crusty bread and proper butter. The sweet was so light Morris's The boat Called Penny Lane took up to Weston's lock and beyond Would recommend and...More

1  Thank _beth_weston2
PENNYLANERIVERBOAT, Owner at The Penny Lane River Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2016

Thank you for your kind review, could I ask, what you mean by the dessert, Morris's? Did you mean moreish? All our food is made by our chefs. Many thanks

Reviewed 15 July 2016

We used the Penny Lane for a work do and had a fantastic time. On arrival we were very warmly welcomed on to the boat with a glass of bubbles. We sailed up to the weir and were then called for dinner. We had a...More

3  Thank Tiffany H
Reviewed 5 July 2016

We invited 40 guests to enjoy my wife's birthday celebrations with us! If I'm honest wasn't sure what to expect as We have never done this before, I have to say any kind of worries were very quickly dispersed. The crew were, right from the...More

2  Thank terry c
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Thank you so much for helping to make our special day one to remember. Everyone had a fantastic afternoon, although the weather wasn't quite the same as it was 10 years ago! It didn't matter. A total of 70 family and friends spent a most...More

1  Thank Terriinbristol
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Questions & Answers
Paula G
28 April 2017|
Response from PENNYLANERIVERBOAT | Property representative |
No we are a private hire venue for parties of up to 100 people, not a barge you can hire to operate yourself. Try bath narrowboats or sally boats they may be able to help. Good luck
Margaret P
31 January 2017|
Response from Margaret P |
how much for a sunday dinner for 4
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: North Parade Bridge, Bath, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Bath
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 303434
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Situated on the River Avon in Bath, United Kingdom. We offer a fantastic venue in a beautiful river setting. We are a private hire venue catering for parties for any occasion on the River. We open on all Bath Rugby Match Days for Refreshments & Hot Snacks for anyone to come on board. We operate special summer events where you can purchase a ticket for yourself or a small group and we provide great Christmas Parties. We are Open all year round.
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