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Bridgewater Cruises Highly recoomended for any specail occasion

Very relaxing cruise, with fine food and excellent service by a warm and welcoming crew. It's our... read more

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owlmail50
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Manchester, United Kingdom
Bridgewater Canal leisurely Afternoo Tea Cruise from Sale to Dunham and back 16th Aug 2018

We thoroughly enjoyed our 3hr Cruise down the Bridgewater on Bridgewater Cruises..6 in our party... read more

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Reviewed 2 days ago
walpat2014
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Based in Worsley our family run company operates cruises along the historic Bridgewater canal from Worsley village, Boothstown, Sale, Dunham Massey and beyond. Francis Egerton is a luxury wide beam passenger vessel that can accommodate up to 32...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Barton Road | Hump Back Bridge, Worsley, Salford M28 2PD, England
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+44 1942 878606
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Reviewed today

Very relaxing cruise, with fine food and excellent service by a warm and welcoming crew. It's our third time with Bridgewater Cruise. Our visits include family, friends and couples.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our 3hr Cruise down the Bridgewater on Bridgewater Cruises..6 in our party our age group 60s and 70s. Staff on board very efficient and welcoming and the food was excellent!Bar on board serving alcoholic beverages and soft drinks. We all enjoyed it...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Fantastic, friendly service, catering for all needs. Group of twenty of us thoroughly enjoyed our afternoon tea, whilst gently floating along from Sale to Dunham yesterday! We have done other trips in previous years further up; from Worseley which were fab too. Thank you for...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We booked our wedding reception as a cruise along Bridgewater Canal. Mark and the team picked us up from Sale Town Hall and we had a three hour cruise with a three course meal. The food was delicious, and the service was absolutely brilliant. The...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Would definitely recommend. Lovely food staff were excellent nothing too much trouble. A great way to spend an evening with family or friends. Our trip was to celebrate 2 birthdays so booked a 2 hour return trip and all had a great night

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A very enjoyable afternoon was spent on this barge trip. The food and drinks were delicious. The staff were very welcoming, efficient and pleasant . There was a commentary about some of the places we passed but I could not hear it. Perhaps a written...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I chartered the Francis Egerton for my 60th birthday celebrations. It certainly did not disappoint. I have been on the Groupon voucher afternoon tea trip previously which was lovely and this prompted me to consider booking this for my birthday . I knew it was...More

Thank pccaterer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just back from our Sunday lunch cruise, which coincided with our anniversary 😎😎. The food was amazing, presentation and service excellent. 10 out of 10👍👍👍

Thank Nige B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Easy to find, friendly staff, relaxing trip in the barge but not much to see. Interior of barge was a bit dated and beige. Licensed bar on board was a pleasant surprise. Service was good and the food was lovely. Had a very nice and...More

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Thank Caroline H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very fresh food and helpful people who made sure we had a great trip. The commentary about the historical details was also good

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kathyreece70
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Response from Allan R | Reviewed this property |
hi I don't know best thing is to ring Bridgewater cruises sorry i canot be more help Allan
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Susan T
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The company have a new cruising luxury restaurant boat. They have some great Sunday Lunch or afternoon tea trips that you can book or you can hire the whole boat for yourself. All the prices/dates are available on their... More
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