Don't let me put you off punting. This review is purely based on the rudeness of the man on the desk. So rude that I didn't feel angry just sorry for him.
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Perfect way to spend a lazy afternoon, you can take it easy or get stuck in and take your boat on an adventure up or down river. Bring a picnic and make a day of it!
Punting on the Cherwell is a nice way to spend a sunny day in Oxford. It is only £16 per boat, and we split that between five people, so it was also a cheap attraction. Punting is difficult, but don't worry, everyone on the river...More
My friends and I were fortunate enough to book dinner here..we had the most amazing experience from start to finish, beautiful location, exquisite food at incredibly reasonable price.. Ambience was first class and Matthew who looked after us couldn't have done anymore to make our...More
Visited Cherwell Boathouse recently to initiate five non-punting friends to the thrills of balancing on a plank with a scaffolding pole - followed by a rowdy picnic in South Parks. We also had relative first-time success keeping our springer spaniel (in his life jacket) on...More
We hired two punts (not cheap at £18 per hour). Boats were fine though not brilliantly maintained which was a pity. But we have seldom encountered such down right unpleasant staff. The gentlemen at the counter could not have been more unpleasant if he tried...More
Friendly staff, nice food in the restaurant and easy to walk to from the centre of town. The staff were also super helpful at suggesting a place to go for dinner that night. It also looked like they had a room downstairs to rent for...More
Tried this for the first time on a busy Sunday last year as a family of four and it was a complete disaster...not sure how it didn't end in divorce! A year later my husband was eager to try again. This time we chose a...More
Four of us rented a punt and used it along the river. It is really good fun, however two of our party have punted regularly and so we were in safe hands. I would imagine if you had never punted before it would be quite...More