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“water vole”(2 reviews)
Enjoy a unique experience on the only Punt of the River Avon. Escape the busy pavements and lie back into the cushions. Let yourself drift down the river and see the city as you never could on foot, it will compliment your view of the historic...more
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Harnham Road | Legacy Rose and Crown Hotel, Salisbury SP2 8JQ, England
+44 7538 000597
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Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Having virtually taken up residency in the local pub the Rose And Crown Hotel over the last couple of days, we saw the boys from Salisbury Punt taking visitors for a trip up the river and had to give it a go. Highly recommend a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 977traceyl
Reviewed 5 August 2018

A great relaxing punt along the Avon. The guys were lovely especially as I had some difficulty getting out of the punt. Very relaxing time and to see the cathedral from the river. Interesting to see and hear all the highlights along the way and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank vg1943
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Enjoyed the trip with my daughter,very relaxing .Sam (our punt master ) was very informative and friendly.Definately would recommend this company for a beautiful punt down the river Avon.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank linda682017
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Two adults, one teen and one toddler all had a lovely trip along the river. As locals it was nice to see a different view of Salisbury. The guys were friendly, gave interesting facts along the way, even span the punt around to give chase...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank TheGinQueen
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

A fantastic team that made sure everyone had a fantastic time. Such an interesting attraction along side the Legacy Rose and Crown. Highly recommended if you fancy a bit of fun and one Cornetto.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Original E
Reviewed 8 July 2018

A most enjoyable and tranquil trip and a good way to see another view of Salisbury. Gliding along with just the sound of the birds, blue damsel flies darting about and passing by ducks, coots and graceful swans. Our punting hosts were so friendly and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank cillab2013
Reviewed 6 June 2018

We enjoyed this novel idea in August 2017. Friendly and helpful proprietor met us at the Rose & Crown. I took along my own drinks (they will provide if you wish) and we had a leisurely punt past the beautiful gardens of the Close to...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank NewForestView
Reviewed 3 October 2017

An excellant way of relaxing and a unique way of viewing the city of Salisbury, via the River Avon! :-).

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Carol H
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Salisbury Punting have such a great little business. Charming chaps punt you down the river on the most tranquil trip, pointing out places of interest on the way. It really is a lovely way to laze away a sunday afternoon. You alight your punt from...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Secretsquirrel62
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We booked Salisbury Punting for our wedding at the Rose and Crown Hotel on 3rd June 2017, and my goodness, we are SO pleased we did. They were absolutely fantastic! They provided a brilliant service, and it was such a unique addition to our wedding....More

Date of experience: June 2017
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15 July 2017|
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Response from GHoward2013 | Reviewed this property |
We had 4 but were told it could have been 5. Obviously depends on the size of the person. Not sure you could have five 6ft plus rugby players.
13 September 2016|
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Response from 186338Hmm | Reviewed this property |
No need to book in advance but it only operates in summer