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Magdalen Bridge Boathouse - Punting Tours

The Old Horse Ford | High Street, Oxford OX14AX, England
+44 1865 202643
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Not as romantic or fun as imagined

A grey day, no one else wanted to do it. I felt before leaving a must. Well, it was a bit... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
rhamba k
North Carolina
via mobile
A lovely punt on the river!

Paid for a chauffeured punt - £30 for 30mins but we were on there for around 45mins. Amelia, our... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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“great fun” (22 reviews)
“hen party” (7 reviews)
The Old Horse Ford | High Street, Oxford OX14AX, England
+44 1865 202643

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A grey day, no one else wanted to do it. I felt before leaving a must. Well, it was a bit disorganized by company guy , not clear about price or where to go exactly but worked it out. A bit filthy in boat but...More

Thank rhamba k
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Paid for a chauffeured punt - £30 for 30mins but we were on there for around 45mins. Amelia, our chauffeur, was lovely and friendly. Informative about all the buildings and fields on the banks of the river. Let my two girls have a go at...More

Thank Skinnybalinki
Reviewed 6 days ago

On one of the rare glorious summer days this year, we found ourselves on a pedalo on the Cherwell. It was a lovely way to see a certain segment of Oxford: we headed towards the Thames, past the Botanic Gardens and St Hilda's College, and...More

Thank JackPudding
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stood in (a rather disorganized) line to rent a punt. We were ushered in, and we asked how much it was. We were told we needed to give them L30 of which L8 was a deposit. The attendant neglected to tell us that it...More

1  Thank julieh123468
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When in Oxford....this has to be done!. Friendly staff who give clear sound advise and guidance before setting off. Great value and an enjoyable half hour of being on the river.

Thank Jules N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a go at punting ourselves and it was such a fun afternoon! Punting is a little physically challenging but good fun once in a routine. We found it very relaxing when someone else was punting and we were sat enjoying a drink! I'd...More

Thank Amy F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

transported to a quiet sedate means of transport in the busy city. Expertly punted by Linus who was polite and charming.

Thank JaneR53
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we had a 30mins trip with someone steering while we could just rest and watch the world go by... was a lovely sunny day and it was a great way to spend an afternoon.

Thank James D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

They charged us wrongly on the beggining and told they would give the change on the way back. THEY NEVER GIVE US OUR CHANGE! DO NOT RECOMMEND!

Thank Clau000
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just had a fun hen party in the rain using these punts. Had a punt guide called Seb who dropped us off and he was fun and engaging. He forgot to give us our cushions so when we got picked up after our picnic lunch...More

Thank Becci W
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Romina C
22 May 2017|
Response from Matthew C | Reviewed this property |
I am sure that she can if we can sit out if the chair, but ring them to check.