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My River Cruising

| Better Boating Co. Boatyard, Caversham, Reading RG4 8EX, England
+44 7780 887172
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Firstly a very big thank you to Caversham for saving our holiday, we had previously booked a narrow... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
robinsouthampton
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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what a great day we had on this lovely boat, everything we could need for a day exploring the... read more

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Reviewed 6 days ago
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2 hour Afternoon Cream Tea Cruises and full day cruises on the River Thames on a luxury wide beam canal boat(max 12 passengers per cruise). Includes welcome drinks, tea/coffee, scones, buffet (buffet available on full day only). Depart Caversham or Sonning cruising to Mapledurham, Pangbourne or to Shiplake and Henley-On-Thames. Also available are Children's Pirate's cruises. Includes visit to an island,a treasure hunt and meal. All cruises must be booked in advance.
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  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“great company” (2 reviews)
“great weekend” (2 reviews)
“narrow boat” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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| Better Boating Co. Boatyard, Caversham, Reading RG4 8EX, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Firstly a very big thank you to Caversham for saving our holiday, we had previously booked a narrow boat through Hoseseasons to be collected from Aldermaston but after awhile waiting we were told the boat was unserviceable and all they had to offer was a...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

what a great day we had on this lovely boat, everything we could need for a day exploring the thames.

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Thank MR ANDREW G
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janeasher, Manager at My River Cruising, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Many thanks for your comments and for being fantastic guests on Boat Lazy Days. Looking forward to seeing you again in the future. Jane, Rob & Sam

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Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

We just spent 10 days on the Thames on Geanna with some friends and had a thoroughly enjoyable time. Jane was most helpful when she gave us the introductory briefing and the boat was well appointed. Would recommend this company for an enjoyable experience.

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Reviewed 5 June 2018

Brilliant weekend on Gema. Especially enjoyed all the wonderful wildlife we encountered along the way. Thank you My River Cruising.

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Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Just returned from a fabulous weekend on narrowboat Gema. We are 3 couples, mostly first time boaters, and we had such a great time I am sure we will be doing it again. Hopefully with better weather next time. Thanks to Janes comprehensive instructions on...More

Thank Sharon G
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

Fab long weekend break on the beautiful Georgia. First river boat holiday for all of us and we were really impressed. Thought it would be cramped but there was loads of space and the boat had everything we needed and more. 70 mph winds were...More

Thank DaviesFS
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

Great day out on boat celebrating friends birthday. Boat was fully equipped for our needs, clean and tidy.

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Reviewed 4 October 2017

Our party of three middle aged couples were expecting, as described a "luxury boat" no where in the advertising does it tell you that the boat is equipped with cassette toilets! which means you have to empty them regularly at the nearest Elsan point ....More

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myrivercruising, General Manager at My River Cruising, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Prior to your holiday, you were fully aware of the upgrades on the engine and works being carried out on Geanna which took place during the week before your holiday and we kept you appraised of progress on a regular basis. I was personally on-call...More

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Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

We took Geanna for 7 days, got up to Oxford and down to Sonning. The boat was fantastic, very comfortable accommodation for 5 of us. Super showers (once the engine has been running to heat the water). Loved it, would do again. Great company, efficient,...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2017

Our friend wanted to do something different for her special birthday, so suggested a narrow boat up the Thames. 7 young ladies travelled to Reading to pick up Gema, and after a couple of hours of tuition we were on our way for a long...More

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