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“trent river”(4 reviews)
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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101 Craven Street, (Marina Dock E), New Bern, NC 28560-2116
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+1 252-675-0657
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Reviewed 21 June 2018

Captain Jack and Mate Marilyn entertained us as we smoothly cruised seeing beautiful waters, homes and nature. It was a relaxing and very enjoyable evening adventure. It was like spending an evening with old friends.

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Reviewed 1 September 2018

As a birthday gift, my husband planned a boat tour for me. What a relaxing trip down the Trent! Captain Jack and his wife( first mate), Marilyn were wonderful hosts. Their beautiful electric boat was roomy and seemed to float down the river. We enjoyed...More

Thank Christian E
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

We had a great time yesterday afternnon cruising the Trent river on a great ship with a fascinating crew. The electric engine and stability of the craft made for a very relaxing and enjoyable cruise for the four of us. This was such a great...More

Thank danjarrup
Marilyn B, Owner at Dragonfly Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018

Thanks so much for the kind words! We enjoyed meeting you and sharing time. Come back soon. Marilyn

Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

We had such a wonderful peaceful tour with Captain Jack and Marilyn. What an awesome view of the river and homes, but the real treasure was the journey of our lives and the stories we shared with each other. They have my highest recommendation and...More

Thank Bill D
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Cannot imagine a better way to round out a weekend in New Bern than with a trip on Dragonfly. She is a beautiful craft, with an equally beautiful crew - Captain Jack and Mate Marilyn are super cool. We and our dog relaxed and enjoyed...More

Thank Sue P
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Wonderful evening!! The electric motor allows for a very smooth and quiet ride! The owners are Very friendly and knowledgeable! We brought our dog, who was very welcome and he loved it! HIGHLY RECOMMEND!

Thank Sun-Joo O
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

My buddy and I took our partners on a double date and had a great time! We are 25-35 year old adults and just had an instant connection with Captain Jack and First Mate Marilyn, real nice people who love and appreciate the sustainability of...More

Thank Justin W
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderful time on a relaxing tour on the Trent river seeing not only the properties along the river, but also the natural beauty of the area. The boat is very pleasant being electric. There is no engine noise, so conversation on the boat...More

Thank Jon S
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

The quiet electric power, the captain and his mate, the comfortable seats and the natural beauty of the Trent River made this ninety minute tour a relaxing way to spend time with my family. We all enjoyed learning about the osprey from the knowledgeable captain...More

Thank Ann M
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

I loved the boat tour! So peaceful and beautiful. Charming couple! The boat is very comfortable and has covering in the event of rain. The quiet electric boat allows you to get close to the wildlife without disturbing it. I would definitely do it again!!

Thank Melody M
Reviewed 20 July 2018

Captain Jack was very friendly and very knowledgeable . Next time family visit I will bring them too.

Thank Johanne V
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