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BB Riverboats

101 Riverboat Row, Newport, KY 41071-1069
+1 859-261-8500
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Dinner Cruise with our tour bus group. Nice experience.

This is really a Cincinnati attraction but across the river in Kentucky. It's a big paddle wheel... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Edmond, OK
Boat ride, walked up to top and stayed on top.

Couldn't hear any narration on top, outside level. Smoker in front, wafting to us in back. Kids... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Sightseeing cruises on the Ohio River.
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good34%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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101 Riverboat Row, Newport, KY 41071-1069
+1 859-261-8500

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Reviewed yesterday

This is really a Cincinnati attraction but across the river in Kentucky. It's a big paddle wheel type boat that is set up to serve group dinners buffet style. The prime rib was quite good and most in our group had that. They had lots...More

Thank rhowell92
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Couldn't hear any narration on top, outside level. Smoker in front, wafting to us in back. Kids enjoyed top deck, 6,3,2. Historical tour...maybe headphones for up top, so we can hear? Pretty views, nice ride. Three story boat. First story wheel chair, stroller friendly.

Thank loaragrad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow!!!!! Absolutely awesome!!!!!! The whole trip was amazing. A great place for a family gathering or friends. Totally informative & well laid out experience. My family was in from Houston so we took everybody there & they were so impressed that when they visit again...More

Thank 919tamarae
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a perfect way to spend a gorgeous summer day! The history was interesting, it was fun sitting in the captains chair for a pic & the highlight was the super sweet guy manning the snack/gift counter. Wish I remembered his name, but I hope...More

Thank debbow7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beyond my expectations! Everyone from the captain to the waitress were great. The man playing the piano and singing stole my heart ❤️ the food was amazing and plentiful. The desert was great. It was a lunch cruise. We got tickets as a Christmas gift...More

Thank Coffeegal17
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went with a group for a bachelorette party on one of the Bourbon Cruises. We paid $60 each for a dinner buffet, 4 bourbon tastings and the cruise. They did dinner by captain's call and we were the last table called. There were two...More

1  Thank Taylor N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I saw the docks during our isit to the Newport Aquarium and walked down to inquire about a dinner cruise that evening. We had a blast, the food was very good, the cruise was great and the service very nice. I would...More

Thank kloudaman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took the Historic Cincinnati Cruise on a beautiful, sunny day. No reservation, bought tics at the dock. Stand around in a large waiting room. The captain takes tics and folks shuffle on.They stop you before boarding for a souvenir picture available to purchase when leaving....More

Thank travelgalAvon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My boyfriend surprised me and took me on the admirals dinner cruise for my birthday. It was a very enjoyable experience. Food is served buffet style and they call you up by table. I thought the food was very good especially the twice baked mashed...More

Thank Karaleigh06
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a lunch cruise. The weather was great. Food was good. They play music and tell you about the sites to see. They even offered bingo if you're into that.

Thank AshECornett
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10 June 2017|
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Response from Rspene s | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you should not have a problem, they are also very nice on the boat and helpful, just ask for whatever you need.
18 July 2016|
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Response from BBRiverboats | Property representative |
The Pirates of the Ohio cruise would be a great time for your granddaughter! Our location is about 20 minutes south of Great Wolf Lodge.
Anthony M
7 October 2015|
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Response from Sherry W | Reviewed this property |
We stayed Best Western Plus, it was about 15-20 minutes away. Very nice and close to many locations. Very friendly staff and they have an omlet bar too!