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Starfish Bass River Cruises

109 & 118 Main Street, Route 28, West Dennis, Dennis, MA 02670
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Easy nice way to see the area by water.

The afternoon was wonderful, a beautiful late Summer day or early Autumn, in fact it was September... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2017
Boston2009_9
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Massachusetts
Not for us

The boat is old, the tour is an endless constant (constant) -drone- of gossip about the people who... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2017
NewEnglandLady55
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Boston, Massachusetts
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109 & 118 Main Street, Route 28, West Dennis, Dennis, MA 02670
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Reviewed 26 September 2017

The afternoon was wonderful, a beautiful late Summer day or early Autumn, in fact it was September 26, the light was perfect to enjoy a boat ride. It is a nice way to see the area by water. Information provided is interesting, to my liking...More

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Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

The boat is old, the tour is an endless constant (constant) -drone- of gossip about the people who live along the river, how much money they have, how much money each house is worth, and the number of bathrooms in the homes. Occasionally it is...More

2  Thank NewEnglandLady55
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Reviewed 26 August 2017

The trip was cancelled last year (weather? not enough attendees?), so I was excited to board this August. I thought it was one of the best activities on Cape Cod and for a reasonable price (with $1.00 discount from CC Guidebook) of $22. The 90...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Delighted to take our 2 youngest grandchildren on this Bass River cruise. Have taken the older grandchildren years ago and have pictures of them steering the ship with the Captain. Now I went to have the two youngest grandchildren have their picture with the captain....More

Thank Michael H
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

We had three generations take this cruise and we all really enjoyed it! The Captain and First Mate shared a wealth of information about the area through the entire 90 minute tour. We learned a lot and enjoyed seeing the beach from the water. They...More

2  Thank Seaside61
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Reviewed 18 July 2017

This is a lovely 90 minutes narrated tour of the beautiful Bass River. The guides are extremely knowledgeable and have 90 minutes worth of information and stories to share. The boat holds almost 50 people, with about 5 rows under a canopy and 3 rows...More

2  Thank Silkysmom
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Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

The tour guides were awesome, fun and informative. You were able to see beautiful homes, beautiful boats, lots of ospreys and gorgeous scenery. We really enjoyed it. Definitely a hidden gem of a tour. The boat is rather old and not much to look at...More

Thank Dawnzo
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Branden S, Manager at Starfish Bass River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2017

Thank you for joining us on the River Cruise! We appreciate your review and we're glad you had a great time. = )

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Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Great opportunity to see Yarmouth and West Dennis from the water along the Bass river. The captain is full of good information as well as useless information that is humorous. On many occasions he allows children to steer the boat. Very informative and family friendly....More

Thank Michael H
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Reviewed 15 August 2016

This was our second cruise on the Bass River. The Captain was excellent. He was so knowledgeable and interesting. A great time! Great Price. Loved it!!

Thank Tim F
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Reviewed 21 October 2015 via mobile

I truly wasn't expecting a great deal from this cruise. My mom really wanted to go so I booked it. The tickets were extremely reasonable. I made the reservations for the 1:00 pm. boat. I imagine in the height of the summer you need to...More

Thank katlat29
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Theresa S
16 June 2017|
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Hi Theresa! We apologize for the delay! The River Cruise goes at 11 a.m.and 1 p.m. daily and starting June 24, we add a 4 p.m. cruise, making three cruises a day. You can always call 508-362-5555 and we can make a... More
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Nancy K
14 August 2016|
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$20 for adults, $7 for kids. Trip is 1.5 hrs. Call for reservations: 508-362-5555. No charge to make reservation or to cancel, but a courtesy call is always appreciated. Our website has a good amount of additional info... More
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