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Sherborne Wharf

Sherborne Wharf Sherborne Street, Birmingham B16 8DE, England
+44 121 455 6163
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Interesting Canal Trip

An hours cruise around the canals of Birmingham helped put a lot of local history into place. Our... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Steve H
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France
Excellent service

We visited Sherborne wharf yesterday as my 87 year old grandmother wanted to see the Birmingham... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2017
cham265
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Explore Birmingham's many scenic waterways by taking a popular sightseeing trip by canal boat from this city wharf.
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible17%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
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Sherborne Wharf Sherborne Street, Birmingham B16 8DE, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

An hours cruise around the canals of Birmingham helped put a lot of local history into place. Our host was a very friendly woman and we had a good chat with her before getting on the boat. We found the trip interesting with explanations of...More

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

We visited Sherborne wharf yesterday as my 87 year old grandmother wanted to see the Birmingham canals. As she is currently uncomfortable walking, I got in touch with the team before we arrived to check the practical arrangements. They could not have been more helpful...More

1  Thank cham265
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Due to enforced travel changes ended up with spare time in Birmingham . Train from airport to New street station then 1/2 (slow walk) to boat . Quick tip walk through Symphony hall rather than round if open . Friendly crew . Commentary helped put...More

Thank Phyzbang
Reviewed 17 September 2017

It was nice to get out of the rain and into the warm, however the commentary was extremely poor - the timings were all "off" and a quarter of the words were inaudible. The "steward" was more interested in her phone than in offering any...More

Thank lulet99
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Booked as a birthday gift to revisit the area my Mom grew up in. This canal trip and afternoon tea was simply dissapointing. 2 choice of sandwiches both "curling at the corners" both "unappealing". There's was cake top which wernt much better. Nothing appeared to...More

Thank Gary W
Reviewed 9 August 2017

My 12yr old niece had read her horoscope which said she was going on a cruise. This one was affordable but not as she had imagined! She feigned interest when we moved away from the built up areas but was too young to appreciate the...More

Thank 218allanf
Reviewed 3 August 2017

the cruise was very good but the afternoon tea was a disaster ie the tea was buffet style not on cake style platter , the plates for your meal were absolutely filthy the courier i showed them to had to wash them all , the...More

2  Thank alvincox
Reviewed 10 July 2017

had an interesting barge ride along the canal in Birmingham with friendly staff and informative information regarding the canal and the places we saw has we passed by. the barge was comfortable and spaceous and drinks where available.the cost of £8 was well worth. I...More

1  Thank balawaya
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

A canal ride that tells us the names and colours of boats and that if the boats weren't there they were out sailing, well obviously. The "history" was poor, the boat crashed, £24 for an hour of boredom

1  Thank Levix1995
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Absolutly terrible, was over 30 degrees and the boat was jammed... the heat was brutal and basically stuck to the seat, the pilot never shut his mouth telling us where things used to be, the only place still there he mentioned was a block of...More

Thank Ciarán C
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