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Gondola Adventures

357 West Fork, Irving, TX 75039
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Dessert Cruise on Lake Carolyn
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Lake Carolyn Boat Tour
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Gondola Adventures, Inc. provides private, romantic gondola cruises on Lake Carolyn and the Mandalay Canals in Irving (Las Colinas). Conveniently located close to both Dallas and Ft. Worth, this romantic experience for couples comes with chocolates and a beverage; we also offer lunch, dinner, appetizer, and dessert cruises. We can accommodate couples or small groups for all types of special events.
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357 West Fork, Irving, TX 75039
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"message in a bottle"
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"romantic outing"
in 2 reviews
"gondolier"
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"cruise"
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"ride"
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"sang"
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"date"
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"texas"
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"canal"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

While sitting on a small dock behind our hotel, a gondola was passing with a couple. The gondolier yelled across the canal to us, " Excuse, me, but I'm going to have to ask you to get off the dock. It does not belong to...More

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Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

This is one of the most romantic dates you could ever have in East Texas. Tomy our Gondolier was fantastic. We had the gourmet dinner cruise with a bottle of sparkling cider, Caesar salad, grilled and blackened salmon, corn on the cob, mashed potatoes, and...More

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Reviewed 13 August 2017

This was an absolutely terrible experience from beginning to end. My husband and I were all ready to have a pleasant and romantic evening. We showed up at the appointed location a few minutes early. The gondolier was no where to be found, but we...More

Thank longhorn15
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EMM6767, Manager at Gondola Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

We're sorry you didn't enjoy your gondola cruise. Sometimes when the person submitting the online review is not the person who booked the cruise, they are not familiar with specific details about the booking. To clarify a few things: 1. Your gondolier was there in...More

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Reviewed 7 July 2017

My husband & I were in Dallas for a get-a-way without kids. We did the 1 1/2 hour Dessert Cruise. It was very relaxing & romantic. We enjoyed our gondolier, Conner, who was very knowledgeable about Venetian gondola rides. He sang a few songs &...More

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Reviewed 13 May 2017

There were 5 women and we were celebrating a birthday. It was a wonderful and relaxing way to end the day. Our gondolier took us all around the lake and canals and played a song on his guitar for us. He answered all of our...More

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Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

We had such a great time with Jon as our gondolier. He was a gentleman, very professional and respectful, with a fabulous singing voice to boot! He even filled us in on the places to go and one of his recommendations was our hangout for...More

Thank Jean O
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Reviewed 5 November 2016

My husband and I celebrated our silver anniversary with an open gondola ride. We had never ridden a gondola before, and we had a great time. Our gondolier was John, and he was very knowledgeable about the area and Italian tradition. He even spoke some...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Booked Gondola Adventures for my wedding entrance into venue on canal. The gondolier was very professional and allowed for an amazing entrance. The company is based in Las Vegas but was easy to communicate with Anne the contact person and she updated prior to the...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2016

About a month ago, I trusted Gondola Adventures to help with my proposal to my girlfriend of 3 and a half years. While I was worried about never seeing anything in person before booking the gondola ride, they did a fantastic job. Everything I requested...More

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Reviewed 5 July 2016

My husband surprised me with my first gondola ride for my 36th birthday. Our gondolier was Joe, and he was amazing. He had a great voice and he was very informative, telling us about the area and actually making us want to see Opera, of...More

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Lisa G
23 June 2017|
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Response from GondolaAdv | Property representative |
Hi Lisa, thanks for your inquiry. We have a number of different cruises including our Classic Cruise (which comes with a beverage and chocolates) to cruises including lunch, appetizers, dessert, and even a full dinner... More
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Elizabeth W
26 August 2016|
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Response from Shelease S | Reviewed this property |
You should be able to. The packages come in half hour and hourly rates. Call them and they'll set you up quickly, just need a credit card.
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