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Dorset Cruises

The Quay | Opposite Poole Arms Pub, Poole BH14 8EW, England
+44 1202 724910
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Dorset Gin cruise-great fun

Beautiful old boat in great condition. Incredibly friendly crew and bar staff on board giving lots... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2017
Ros C
Dorchester, United Kingdom
via mobile
Dorset Queen, makes for an unforgettable occasion.

Today on my visit to Poole Quay Jon Morgan invited me aboard the Dorset Queen boat from Dorset... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2017
Tom S
Ferndown, United Kingdom
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Dorset Cruises is a vintage boat charter company for Wedding Receptions, Birthday Parties, Corporate Events, Firework Trips, Dorset Cream Tea Cruises, Coffee & Cake Cruises, Gin Tasting Cruises and Sunset Party Cruises.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
12 May 2017
“Dorset Gin cruise-great fun”
14 Apr 2017
“Dorset Queen, makes for an unforgettable occasion.”
The Quay | Opposite Poole Arms Pub, Poole BH14 8EW, England
+44 1202 724910

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Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Beautiful old boat in great condition. Incredibly friendly crew and bar staff on board giving lots of advice and banter. A 3 hour cruise with 3 gin mixes of your choice and canapés. It was a fun trip and we ended up enjoying chatting to...More

1  Thank Ros C
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Today on my visit to Poole Quay Jon Morgan invited me aboard the Dorset Queen boat from Dorset Cruises Poole to sample all aspects of the Luxury Charter Experience on the Dorset Queen. Dorset Cruises are through to the finals on the Bournemouth Tourism Awards....More

2  Thank Tom S
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

We've held our End of Summer Sports and Leisure Party's on the boats of Dorset Cruises for the past 4 years. The service, the boats and the organisation is superb. Thank you so much. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 11 August 2015

I was very disappointed with this trip. It is way over-priced for what you actually get. £27 for a boat ride which went to Old Harry Rocks then straight back into the harbour where the boat just went up and down until it was time...More

3  Thank fimonkey
Reviewed 31 August 2014

Had a lovely evening cruise in Poole Harbour and just out to sea. Then returned for the Poole Firework Display. The crew were lovely, made the trip very enjoyable. You could book for food if you wanted it, but we didn't. There is a bar...More

Thank Jo C
Reviewed 7 July 2014 via mobile

Went to Bournemouth in July 2014. Decided to look up things to do, I found a boat tour around the Poole Harbour. The pictures of Poole Harbour looked amazing!! When we got there it was a different story. Looked nothing like the pictures. Wouldn't recommend...More

5  Thank Hooliethetraveller
Reviewed 19 May 2014

The boat was perfect, it was clean, comfortable and the staff were welcoming. Not only were they on hand for refreshments at a comfortable pace and without being prompted, the three staff on board were warm, smiley and friendly. They were on hand to take...More

Thank ElDaise
Reviewed 29 August 2013

We thought the cruise was good value for the money nice welcome and info was interesting to find out how the other half live.

Thank Beverley S
Reviewed 18 September 2012

We did the Poole Harbour and beyond tour, it took just over an hour and was worth every penny. We went on the beautifully restored Dorset Queen which offered a selection of different seating. Up top with unrestricted views, if you wanted to brave the...More

3  Thank KimSned
Reviewed 13 September 2012

Booked the return cruise from Swanage-Poole.Lovely little old boat with lots of character-sit at the back where you get fantastic views but are sheltered from the wind.Great commentary from crew-sometimes informative,sometimes comical but all adds to the journey.It takes just over 1 hour with a...More

5  Thank letsgomurphy
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Micky R
do yu still do evening boat trip with a meal ?
2 July 2016|
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Response from Dorset_Cruises | Property representative |
Sorry for the late reply Micky. We do a Party Cruise from Poole Quay every Saturday night, 7pm-10pm. It is £30 a ticket which includes an onboard BBQ as well as a Welcome Cocktail and guest list entry to various clubs in... More