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Paul's Boat Lines

The Hull Marina, Ottawa, Ontario J8X 3X5, Canada
+1 613-225-6781
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Nice cruise

Excellent cruise with the staff of the boat very knowledgeable about the city. Lovely views in all... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Dundee, Scotland
via mobile
Nice way to see the sights from the water

We thought it would be fun to get out on the river and see some of the sights of Ottawa as a way to... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Nanaimo, Canada
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  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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The Hull Marina, Ottawa, Ontario J8X 3X5, Canada
+1 613-225-6781

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Excellent cruise with the staff of the boat very knowledgeable about the city. Lovely views in all directions. Scott our guide for the day had a great sense of humour and this shone through in his commentary.

1  Thank JoLow
Reviewed 2 days ago

We thought it would be fun to get out on the river and see some of the sights of Ottawa as a way to close our recent trip. We had a great experience on our 4pm tour. The tour guide was funny and knowledgeable, and...More

1  Thank yusqueya
Reviewed 2 days ago

Thank you Paul's Boat Lines for a lovely experience. This was a great activity with my hospitality students to showcase local tourism and learn more about some of the unique features that make up the National Capital Region. The staff was very friendly and accommodating....More

1  Thank Kristina F
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great little trip up (or is it down) the Ottawa river. It provides a great and different view of a very beautiful part of the city. It is neat to see the different embassy houses along the river as well as Rideau...More

1  Thank Chris M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a wonderful boat cruise for our group of seniors. The staff we very friendly and knowledgeable and we really appreciated all they did to make it a special outing for our group. We did a cruise last year through Capital Cruise's, but found...More

1  Thank LGYRedwoods
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the Hull marina we boarded the Paula D for one hour tour of great site to see . All staff very courteous and friendly. The kids 3 and 5 enjoyed the ride and the Rideau falls. It was a safe and clean environment.

Thank jeanrouleau
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice cruise on the Ottawa River. Be sure to get a seat on the right side of the boat. Boat does stop to drop off and pick up passengers in Gatineau which is why this cruise is a little longer. Tour guide gives lots of...More

Thank Marla H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked this tour in conjunction with the Rideau Canal tour. In retrospect we would have just done the Canal tour. The Ottawa river tour was okay but stop talking about 45 minutes in so the rest of the crew's there is no commentary. We had...More

Thank Heidi S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Let's give It to you straight and under two minutes: - the ride is not 1 1/2 hours. It stops at the 1 hour mark at a Gatineau dock and waits 10 minutes easy for new people to board before it stops back in Ottawa...More

Thank Mac E
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We were in Ottawa for a day trip and decided to take the boat ride.The boat arrives and departs on time and the staff work very hard.The guide was bilingual ,funny and kept everything moving.It's a little over an hour and the cost is 37$,worth...More

Thank dancomontreal
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