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“Very entertaining”
Review of Bancroft Cruisers

Bancroft Cruisers
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Owner description: The best 45 minute sightseeing cruise in Stratford upon Avon!! We offer excellent sightseeing cruises and we're the only company to have a boat with a licensed bar, wonderful cream teas and a Live commentary by our own on-board guides. Our guides share the history - and the amusing unknown history - of Stratford & Shakespeare during your cruise. We're a family business that operates 365 days a year, river conditions permitting. We can also cater for private parties - birthdays, hen parties, anniversaries, Christmas, schools & coach groups - we do just about everything! Our cruises are popular with local residents and tourists alike.
Useful Information: Bathroom facilities, Food available for purchase, Activities for young children, Stairs / lift, Wheelchair access, Activities for older children, Baby buggy parking
portsmouth uk
Level 4 Contributor
34 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Very entertaining”
Reviewed 17 August 2014

Good value & very entertaining the guide was so funny & made every one feel welcome would highly recommend

Visited August 2014
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Cwmbran, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
351 reviews
147 attraction reviews
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“very entertaining”
Reviewed 13 August 2014

Really enjoyed the boat trip, the guide was very funny and entertaining, the hour flew by, also had a pot of tea, the antics of the rowers on the river also were mentioned in the commentary. well worth the money,recommended.

Visited August 2014
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London, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Fiona, Romeo et al”
Reviewed 10 August 2014 via mobile

Fiona, you are a star. Ultra charming and efficient! Romeo, great guide! Could do with a bit more time...that is how enjoyable it was! Top marks!

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Level 4 Contributor
38 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“Most enjoyable”
Reviewed 28 July 2014

Actually, although the river running through Stratford-upon-Avon is very picturesque, there is not a huge about to see from the river. The theatre, the church and some lovely homes……..however it was our tour guide Romeo that made this 45 minute cruise an absolute joy!! A comic genius, Romeo entertained the whole boatload of tourists with his humour, anecdotes and interesting historical facts! There are many river boat cruises on offer and we were so pleased we chose this one!! Great value and good fun!!

Visited July 2014
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Malvern, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
106 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
“Guided Cruise Stratford-upon-Avon”
Reviewed 27 July 2014

A great cruise on a hot July afternoon. This perfectly complements the bus tours which cover different attractions. The guide was friendly and entertaining and worked hard to ensure all were safe, happy and served with food and hot/cold beverages. The Holiday Inn is the perfect venue for drinks if just missed a boat and waiting for the next cruise.

Visited July 2014
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