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Greenway Ferry & River Boat Cruises

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1 The Quay, Dartmouth TQ6 9PS, England
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A lovely river boat trip.

Reasonably priced for a 1 hour boat trip. Dogs allowed. Good commentary. Very relaxing. Would do it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Elaine B
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Guildford, United Kingdom
Pleasant cruise

Went on the hour cruise up the river from Dartmouth as far as Greenway and then back to the rivers... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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With ferry services, sightseeing cruises and excursions departing from Dartmouth, Dittisham and Greenway – Taking to the water is a must when visiting South Devon’s beautiful River Dart home to the late Dame Agatha Christie. Whether taking the ferry between the picturesque port of Dartmouth and the quaint village of Dittisham or of course visiting the home of the late Dame Agatha Christie at Greenway on a hill towering over the beautiful and serene River Dart – services to Greenway House are available from Dittisham and Dartmouth as frequent as every hour. If that is not enough then why not jump aboard for our 1 Hour River Cruise and take in what the River Dart has to offer from Castles, wildlife, historical buildings, Greenway, Dittisham, Anchorstone, The Royal Naval College and local legends – to name but a few things to see on the River! We are a Visit England award winning Quality Visitor Attraction and a member of Devon and the English Riviera Top Attractions you can relax in the knowledge that you will have a truly memorable experience for all the right reasons. So sit back, relax and enjoy a trip! You can even hire one of our boats, just for you!
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Reasonably priced for a 1 hour boat trip. Dogs allowed. Good commentary. Very relaxing. Would do it again.

Thank Elaine B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went on the hour cruise up the river from Dartmouth as far as Greenway and then back to the rivers mouth and Dartmouth Castle. Nice trip with good and funny commentary. I’m sure this is very pleasant on a warm day ....but a bit cool...More

Thank Pollyb523
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Today we went on the ferry with our 11 and 3 year old We really enjoyed it, luckily the sun was out and it was even more enjoyable Would use again

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A good value trip on the greenway ferry. Commentary on the way day was interesting and we even saw a seal swimming. Nice vistas along the river as we Sailed along.

Thank Michelle R
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

always use the ferry and boat trips every time we visit Dartmouth, combine with a steam train ride to Paignton and you can have a really nice day,even in bad weather. The ferry are very comfortable and some have refreshments too

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Reviewed 30 October 2017

Travelled on ''Christabel'' to Greenway House. Sitting on top deck with wind in my hair listening to an interesting and informative commentary.

Thank kevin d
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Reviewed 29 October 2017

One of the highlights of our holiday. The ticket office is set off to the back of the inner harbour. The staff were very friendly and the seating is great with outside seats, upper seats and inner seats. As you go up river, a guide...More

Thank ZaksAngel
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Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Worth every penny.(£7.50 concession). Such a beautiful river, so many interesting buildings on either side and so much history. The captain’s stole naval humour hilarious, right up to and including his “controlled crash” berthing st the end requiring both hands. Highly recommended.

Thank Marianne C
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Reviewed 8 October 2017

Good commentary, great way to see the river dart. Easy to book at the quayside. We sat up front, and nneded our jackets as it was quite windy but we wanted to be outside. Refreshments available on board. Lovely way to spend an hour on...More

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Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

We went on an hours boat trip up the river dart on the Dartmouth explorer .. very friendly, considerate staff.. the commentary was informative and at times very funny.. a lovely hour spent on the river in the October sunshine

Thank Lynda B
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