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New Forest Platinum Day Tours

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25 Kestrel Close, Marchwood SO40 4XL, England
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Wishing to travel from Southampton to Heathrow I found Stephen through the internet. I contacted... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Patricia K
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Palmwoods, Australia
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While preparing for our trip from Texas to Southampton, I learned of New Forest Platinum Tours from... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2018
gussie20112017
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Round Rock, Texas
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New Forest Platinum Tours is a small family run company offering private tours in the New Forest for up to six passengers.Our most popular tour (Heart of the Forest Tour) lasting three hours takes in the beautiful sights of the New Forest and includes visits to Brockenhurst, Beaulieu and Lyndhurst. However, we aim to be totally flexible which means we can offer a completely personalized tour in whatever time you have available.
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wishing to travel from Southampton to Heathrow I found Stephen through the internet. I contacted him to arrange this trip hoping to take in some of the English countryside and perhaps a town or two on the journey. Over a matter of weeks Stephen and...More

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Stephen P, Owner at New Forest Platinum Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

What kind words although disappointed we did not get together my principles are soundly based on simple business ethics and although this opportunity did not happen there is always a potential future opportunity with the same client as well as that " word of mouth...More

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Reviewed 6 January 2018

While preparing for our trip from Texas to Southampton, I learned of New Forest Platinum Tours from TripAdvisor. The description was exactly what we were looking for----transportation from Heathrow to Southampton with some sightseeing along the way. Stephen was just wonderful and offered many great...More

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Stephen P, Owner at New Forest Platinum Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 January 2018

Thank you Barb for that very comprehensive review I appreciate it very much.Thank you for your requests that enabled me to show in reality what i say in writing I can do .Flexibility is the name of the game. As a result of your report...More

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Reviewed 25 September 2017

We are a family of four from AUstralia seeking a bespoke tour to Southampton, the Tank Museum and Beaulieu and the Top Gear museum. Stephen was a fabulous guide who was able to meet all of our destination needs despite the long distances between each...More

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Stephen P, Owner at New Forest Platinum Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

Thank you for those kind words its always a pleasure for me to respond to clients specific requests if we can then add a tiny bit of added value as well then it becomes self satisfying. You were a great family.

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Reviewed 21 August 2017

Needing to disembark a ship in Southampton early in the morning, we had a day to fill in as our flight home to Australia wasn't leaving until after 8pm. I found Steve on Trip Advisor and emailed for suggestions as to what we could do....More

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Stephen P, Owner at New Forest Platinum Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

Its always a pleasure to go that extra mile for my customers we had a good day achieved what we had planned to do. The rest was very satisfying for me to be able to reunite something as precious as a camera its not the...More

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Reviewed 17 May 2017

We were a group of 4 senior adults flying in from the US to take a cruise. We wanted to spend a couple nights in the Southampton area before cruising and wanted to see the area but didn't know what to see. Through emails with...More

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Stephen P, Owner at New Forest Platinum Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2017

Hi Terri, The pleasure was mine you were all great people I i really felt by the time of the return transfer we had become good friends. We had a lot of E mail between us another example of building that rapport. I hope you...More

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Reviewed 30 December 2016

Stephen, of New Forest Platinum Day Tours, was my driver from Gatwick to Southhampton, to catch a cruise ship. His easy conversational style, and his knowledge of the area led me to book him for a "Photography Hunt" when I returned. What a delight! I...More

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Stephen P, Owner at New Forest Platinum Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2017

Hi Ruth What very kind words I also enjoyed very much our short time together I hope our paths will cross one day and we will have some E mail interaction should you need info concerning future visits to the UK.

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Reviewed 11 October 2016

We arranged for Steve to meet us at LHR and transfer us to Southampton on the first day, and spend the next two days showing us around the area. He gave us an overview of the city, with dining recommendations, the day we arrived. The...More

Thank Karen K
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Stephen P, Owner at New Forest Platinum Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2016

What a fantastic review and very comprehensive as well. I also had a great time with you all and hope that some of you, family or friends will return one day and look me up. Too meany memorable thoughts to mention but 4 days of...More

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Reviewed 19 August 2016

We booked Steve of Platinum Tours after reading the reviews on Trip Advisor. He was just as brilliant as everyone had said. He picked us up from where we were staying in New Milton and was quite happy to drive us around the New Forest...More

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Stephen P, Owner at New Forest Platinum Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2016

I had a really good time with you both on our short visit to the sights and sounds of this fantastic part of the world. I hope on a future visit to your friends house we are able to offer you one of our other...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2016

My husband and I had a fabulous day tour with Steve Perry. He picked us up from our hotel and was waiting for us in the lobby. The price for the tour was quite reasonable and Steve tailored it to fit our request. We visited...More

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Stephen P, Owner at New Forest Platinum Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2016

Hi Donna very kind words that I am sure will help me to attract even more lovely people from around the world. I really enjoyed our short time together and thank you very much for including old sarum on your schedule that allowed me to...More

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Reviewed 14 June 2016

Subject: New Forest Platinum Day Tours Location: Marchwood, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom, Europe Title: Wonderful Pre-Cruise Day Tour from Southampton, UK ID#: 377941064 We wanted to do a bit of sightseeing prior to our cruise departure. After reading other reviews on Trip Advisor, we engaged...More

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Stephen P, Owner at New Forest Platinum Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2016

Hello Onecent75 I am really grateful for the kind words about our time together in August last year. My system has let me down in so far as I cannot find in August last year any link to Delaware and your names. would bit be...More

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