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Sherborne Wharf

Sherborne Wharf Sherborne Street, Birmingham B16 8DE, England
+44 121 455 6163
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Cruise old and new Birmingham

My 12yr old niece had read her horoscope which said she was going on a cruise. This one was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
218allanf
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Clacton-on-Sea, United Kingdom
afternoon tea and cruise

the cruise was very good but the afternoon tea was a disaster ie the tea was buffet style not on... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
alvincox
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Walsall, United Kingdom
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Explore Birmingham's many scenic waterways by taking a popular sightseeing trip by canal boat from this city wharf.
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible18%
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Sherborne Wharf Sherborne Street, Birmingham B16 8DE, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My 12yr old niece had read her horoscope which said she was going on a cruise. This one was affordable but not as she had imagined! She feigned interest when we moved away from the built up areas but was too young to appreciate the...More

Thank 218allanf
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the cruise was very good but the afternoon tea was a disaster ie the tea was buffet style not on cake style platter , the plates for your meal were absolutely filthy the courier i showed them to had to wash them all , the...More

1  Thank alvincox
Reviewed 10 July 2017

had an interesting barge ride along the canal in Birmingham with friendly staff and informative information regarding the canal and the places we saw has we passed by. the barge was comfortable and spaceous and drinks where available.the cost of £8 was well worth. I...More

1  Thank balawaya
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

A canal ride that tells us the names and colours of boats and that if the boats weren't there they were out sailing, well obviously. The "history" was poor, the boat crashed, £24 for an hour of boredom

Thank Levix1995
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Absolutly terrible, was over 30 degrees and the boat was jammed... the heat was brutal and basically stuck to the seat, the pilot never shut his mouth telling us where things used to be, the only place still there he mentioned was a block of...More

Thank Ciarán C
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Decided to see more of the canal/waterways of Birmingham and take in an hour's cruise whilst we had limited time to spare. Was really looking forward to it. It started off okay but we seemed to take in the northern part of the city towards...More

Thank LouCole
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

I have just been to brum for weekend with 3 friends. We rented the barge that's docked in the wharf. Have to say how amazed we were. £150 for the whole barge including full English breakfast at canal cafe. This barge is stunning, VERY modern...More

Thank cuddlebum
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

You would think that in such developed countries they've found a way to isolate and warm you when it's cold outside. This might be the case in most places but not in these tours with wet seats and frozen air which troubles the sightseeing on...More

Thank Bi B
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Considering this is a major attraction in Birmingham - the organisation is very poor. We arrived Monday 17th October 2016, no indication that the boat was booked for a private hire, the next boat was also booked for a private hire (notice board would have...More

Thank Pauline H
Reviewed 15 October 2016

AVOID Sherboune Wharf Ltd. It was a lovely Autumn day so decided to have a trip up the canal with Sherbourne wharf Ltd, boarded the barge for departure at 1pm which departed on time, what started as a lovely relaxing trip soon turned into a...More

Thank Linda C
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