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The Penny Lane River Cruiser

North Parade Bridge, Bath BA2 4EU, England
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70th birthday party

We hired the boat for an evening cruise along the Avon river with on board buffet dinner served on... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2016
Marcelle T
,
Bath, United Kingdom
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Relaxing, spacious, perfect post-wedding lunch

The bride's parents had booked the boat and caterers, for about 50 family and friends, the day... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2015
Helen F
,
Hastings, United Kingdom
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26 Aug 2016
“70th birthday party”
18 Oct 2015
“Relaxing, spacious, perfect post-wedding lunch”
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North Parade Bridge, Bath BA2 4EU, England
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Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

We hired the boat for an evening cruise along the Avon river with on board buffet dinner served on the lower deck whilst under way. The crew and catering staff are very professional and ensured the event ran smoothly throughout. The food was delicious. Highly...More

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Reviewed 19 October 2015

The bride's parents had booked the boat and caterers, for about 50 family and friends, the day after the wedding which was a perfect day after. We went up the river for an hour and a half and then back. The loos were fantastic, the...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2015

The ride was interesting for a wildlife spotting, I saw 3 king fishers. There are little points of intrest on the tour, mainly backs of gardens, until you reach the old wier.

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PENNYLANERIVERBOAT, Manager at The Penny Lane River Cruiser, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2016

It appears this has been posted about the wrong boat, we do not operate short river trips and are on the wrong part of the river to reach the old weir. Glad the wildlife was in abundance though.

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Reviewed 2 July 2015

We cruised around the river on the day of my aunts wedding! It was sunny and such a lovely day! The staff were very helpful. Downstairs where the dinning/ disco took place, it was quite spacious. Very affordable prices at the bar (including kit kats...More

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Reviewed 26 May 2014

We hired the Penny Lane for our daughter's 18th Birthday party for a group of 50 on a Friday night. We also hired a band and ordered food. We had fantastic weather so were able to spend time on the top deck for the entire...More

Thank Gillian B
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Reviewed 6 May 2014

We held our wedding reception on the Penny Lane and had a fantastic time. The staff were very helpful and accommodating. The food was very good. Our family and friends haven't stopped talking about what a wonderful time they had and how memorable it was....More

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Reviewed 22 September 2013

Went along to a private birthday party and an evening cruise up and down the river Avon, what a great idea and perfect size. To have a mixture of fantastic food, drink, live music and earlier on in the evening to have the cruise through...More

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Reviewed 2 July 2013

This Sunday morning trip was so relaxing and gave another 'picture' of Bath to take away with us - the commentary was interesting with lots of snippets of information along the way. Good value too.More

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PENNYLANERIVERBOAT, Manager at The Penny Lane River Cruiser, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2016

Unfortunately we are not able to take credit for this post being we do not offer trips with commentaries . The various amount of trip boats would be very appreciative of this post so glad you had a nice time and were able to see...More

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