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Address: The Groves, Chester CH1 1SD, England
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+44 1244 325394
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We run Half Hour and Two Hour River Cruises during the day.

In addition our...

We run Half Hour and Two Hour River Cruises during the day.

In addition our boats are available for private charter for a party or function.

We also run our very popular Fish and Chip Cruises, together with our Mamma Mia and 60's 70's and 80'Disco Cruises, these are 3 hour Cruises with a BBQ, tickets are available on line from our web site.

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US$9.48*
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30-minute City Cruise on River Dee in Chester
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US$18.95*
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2 Hour Iron Bridge Cruise on River Dee in Chester

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Half Hour Cruise

It was originally £7 each for this tour but we only paid £6 as we had a voucher for £1 off. The boat used that day was the Lady Diana. We sat upstairs by the window. The boat... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
acs1984
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Cumbria, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was originally £7 each for this tour but we only paid £6 as we had a voucher for £1 off. The boat used that day was the Lady Diana. We sat upstairs by the window. The boat takes you along the river. There was no commentary on the way there but as the boat started to turn around to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great inexpensive trip down the river. What a lovely way to spend time with the family or a quick break away from the shops! Staff are great especially the captain, highly recommend

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

A nice time was spent. You have some beautiful houses by the river to look at. The boat trip was well organised.

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Thank aellituv
Llangollen, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

On Saturday 10th December we had the fortune to be part of the Chester Boat experience. Travelling on Lady Diana we were treated to a perfect party night. The staff, food, music and whole experience made it a night to remember with all 40 of our staff and partners declaring it the best party night ever. Thanks to everyone involved... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

My dad and my two daughters took the half hour river cruise. It's a pleasant journey, offering some views of particularly beautiful buildings. A tape played offering commentary on points of interest, which was very informative. The bar was open as soon as we got on board, which was welcome!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

We frequently visit Chester and decided to take a trip on a boat. This was a nice experience with commentary on historical moments of Chester. There is refreshments available and a nice relaxed feel about the trip.

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Thank Dave R
Greater London
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

We went on the Lady Diana boat tour yesterday. It was a tranquil way to learn about Chester's history. The boat trip lasted 30 minutes, which doesn't seem very long but it was a lovely activity to do during the day. The boat trip costs £7 per adult, however we decided to combine the boat tour ticket with a sightseeing... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Took the two hour iron bridge river cruise Informational and combined with the bus tour is great value

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ChesterboatCruises, General Manager at ChesterBoat, responded to this review

Ahoy there, Thank you for taking the time to review our 2 Hour Iron Bridge Cruise combined with a City Sightseeing Bus Tour. I am happy to hear that you found them both informational and great value. We look forward to welcoming you aboard again some time....... More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

nice little trip. We did a 30 minute trip which though not very far down the river was still interesting. this was £7 per adult, and can be combined with an open bus tour. A tape plays as you go down the river so it is a little impersonal but still interesting and definitely worth a visit. There are several... More 

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ChesterboatCruises, General Manager at ChesterBoat, responded to this review

Ahoy there, Thank you for taking the time to review our Half Hour City Cruise. I am happy to hear that you found the cruise both interesting and worthwhile. We look forward to welcoming you aboard again in the future..... More 

Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Over the years I have been on some great river cruises in cities such as Amsterdam,Berlin,Hamburg,Paris and of course I've rode the ferries in my home city of Liverpool and the Chester half hour cruise was just as good and a really pleasant experience. The boat looked amazing and I learned some interesting facts about the River Dee and Chester... More 

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ChesterboatCruises, General Manager at ChesterBoat, responded to this review

Ahoy there, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a fantastic review of our Half Hour City Cruise. I am delighted to hear that you had such an enjoyable time in our beautiful city. We would love to welcome you aboard again some time. More 

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