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Excellent trip to London.

This was a splendid trip.Despite a large number of passengers there was plenty of room and the cafe... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
Peter W
Meopham, United Kingdom
Good day out

Left Gravesend at 10.30 am and arrived back at 5pm. All the way up to the city we were given a very... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
Gravesend, United Kingdom
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West Street | West Steet Pier, Gravesend DA11 0BW, England
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Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

Looking forward to a lovely family day out making special memories. The sad part was the staff was so rude making people feel very uncomfortable. The lady's on board serving the ploughmans,scream at a guest for picking up a knife fork before getting lunch. In...More

1  Thank famhappydays
enquiry491, Manager at MV Princess Pocahontas, responded to this reviewResponded 3 February 2018

We run from May to September so are more than surprised that this person waited until 1 Feb 2018 to voice her complaints. You will see from most of the comments on TripAdvisor that the service we offer is appreciated and enjoyed. If groups have...More

Reviewed 13 September 2017

This was a splendid trip.Despite a large number of passengers there was plenty of room and the cafe and bar did a roaring trade. Passengers could choose to be inside or dodge the weather and sit outside. The outside view is excellent and there is...More

1  Thank Peter W
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Left Gravesend at 10.30 am and arrived back at 5pm. All the way up to the city we were given a very informative and funny commertery. There are snacks and drinks available at reasonable prices. As it is a long day I suggest taking sandwiches...More

1  Thank tracy0511
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Having finally got through after numerous attempts on the telephone I was greeted by a women who was far from friendly, bordering on rude, so wont bother again.

2  Thank Alienbeing
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This is a relatively unknown gem of a day out. It possibly has more attraction to people of "a certain age", but if kids were willing to accept a lot of sitting down and listening they would probably learn a lot. The running commentary is...More

5  Thank BCCPres
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We parked at the Tilbury jetty for free and travelled on the passenger ferry to Gravesend. There seemed to be plenty of parking at Gravesend as well. There were over 100 people on board but there was plenty of room. There was an interesting commentary...More

3  Thank RR379
Reviewed 13 July 2017

I've been on Thames river trips several times but never one as long or as interesting as this one. It's the first time I've ever been under the Queen Elizabeth bridge, Dartford crossing. Starting from Gravesend I was amazed to see the green open spaces...More

2  Thank Bev01892
Reviewed 12 June 2017

On this boat trip organised by our local coach company. Started from & returned back to Gravesend. An interesting trip with a good commentary on places either side of the river. You see a different side of things - going through the Thames Barrier, under...More

1  Thank John L
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Our family group of 8 had been booked for the London Stay on board trip from months as booking is swiftly filled. We found out why. The boat is roomy and you could move from sitting in the open to indoors without worrying about finding...More

Thank 1stCelia
Reviewed 27 September 2016

A trip recommended to us.We certainly would recommend it to others. A wonderful day out. Excellent commentary.Very informative as well as amusing.. Lovely freshly made sandwiches with salad and crisps. Great trip. Excellent values.We will go again. Take your camera.

3  Thank Mrs Idres C
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13 August 2017|
Response from Bev01892 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, sorry I can’t answer this as I went with a group by coach.
6 March 2017|
Response from 1stCelia | Reviewed this property |
The nearest paying car park about 200 yards. If you can get a place there.