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Salter's Steamers

Folly Bridge, Oxford OX1 4LA, England
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Father's Day

My dad and I went on one of these cruises for Father's Day and had such a good time! We were the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
49holly
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Great 40 minute excursion.

We chose the 40 min cruise on a lovely sunny morning. £8 for adults which was great and Casper our... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Richard Y
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“steamers” (32 reviews)
“iffley lock” (13 reviews)
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Folly Bridge, Oxford OX1 4LA, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My dad and I went on one of these cruises for Father's Day and had such a good time! We were the only two on the boat as no one else had booked it but the Skipper took us out anyway and we had a...More

Thank 49holly
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose the 40 min cruise on a lovely sunny morning. £8 for adults which was great and Casper our driver was full of local knowledge for the whole trip. Worth a visit if your in the area. We even caught a glimpse of Bill...More

Thank Richard Y
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Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

Wonderful boat ride with a great guide. Weather was fantastic too. Great value, took 40 minutes and the guide gave us an informed commentary the whole way.

Thank Bec173
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Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

I was The only one as it was a freezing cold day but they still took me out as the skipper is passionate about his work. Very informative and very friendly..

Thank Debra W
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Reviewed 26 October 2017

Cold windy October day, but we decided to do a salters steamers 40 minute trip in Oxford. The young guy who took us was very informative and pleasant. It was a nice little trip. Highly recommended.

Thank luluCanterbury
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

Two of us took the 40 minute boat trip at Marlow.We were fortunate that it was a lovely sunny day.However I think it would still have been very pleasant.In fact I know that for a fact as we have done it before.The scenery each side...More

Thank Molly W
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Reviewed 2 September 2017

We experienced a Salters picnic cruise with friends which was an excellent two and a half hour activity. The initial trip took place on a larger boat with several others which visited one direction of the river which was pleasant passing Oxford's boat houses and...More

Thank Chris G
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Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

We booked this picnic lunch cruise to celebrate Dad's 75th birthday. Alan the skipper was very friendly, knowledgeable, good with the children and even located a heron for us on the riverbank by Port Meadow. The picnic lunch served in individual wicker hampers was lovely...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2017

We enjoyed our boat trip despite the weather turning cold and wet en route. Occasional non-intrusive commentary, we enjoyed the dry humour. Very interesting passing through the locks. Refreshments available on board. Rather pricey.

Thank Carol G
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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

We had a pretty good trip from Reading to Henley and back, but will have to mention some important failings on the boat. It was a very hot day and they had no refrigerator on the boat....cold drinks were served warm. Also; five or six...More

Thank Redgreenblack
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52SandyH
7 August 2016|
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Response from keefb2001 | Reviewed this property |
We had a guide dog so yes, but they of course and nit allowed to be refused Didn't see any other pets, perhaps give them a call
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