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I think of this as a hidden gem of my neighbourhood

When operating this ferry is a delightful way to cross the river. Friendly operators, small, a... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
BetsyTwicks
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Twickenham, United Kingdom
Short cut to cross the river

We offer walk to Marble Hill park and take the ferry across to Ham It runs regularly in summer... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2018
Jill T
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London
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

When operating this ferry is a delightful way to cross the river. Friendly operators, small, a special part of local Twickenham. Worth the one pound passage fare hands down.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank BetsyTwicks
Reviewed 24 October 2018

We offer walk to Marble Hill park and take the ferry across to Ham It runs regularly in summer months but only at the weekends in the winter. It is a very quick and enjoyable way to reach the other side.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jill T
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Correctly Hammerton's Ferry (not Hommerton's) Linking the Twickenham and Petersham banks of the Thames this is a small open ferry boat plying across the River Thames for much of the year during daylight hours. It leaves from a floating pontoon near Orleans House Gardens on...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Rick S
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Should you ever feel jaded with life, please take yourself to Hammerton's Ferry in Twickenham and walk in Ham Lands. The family who run this service are kindly, generous and friendly. Dogs can bark, they will help you with a bike and rescue fishermen whose...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Montyrover
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Long may it continue! Have used this for many years as a way to get to Ham from Twickenham and back. Kids love it. It's a cheap and scenic way to get across. Very reliable and always friendly.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank KAW687
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Have a lovely walk by Ham House and cross the river to Orleans House and Marble Hill House. It takes next to no time to get across the river. Brilliant. We love it.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Engee1
Reviewed 28 July 2018

We had been at Turner's House in Twickenham and fancied visiting Ham House on the Richmond side of the river. This little ferry was great. £1 a head with a friendly boatman. What is not to like?

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank RufusRoffey
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Useful service! This is a small business with a small boat. Not your typical ferry. Adds a bit of fun to your day to ferry across river from Twickenham to Ham. The men who run the ferry are helpful and relaxed. You may have to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 98haleyj
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

This ferry links Ham house to marble hill park side of the river Thames and costs a £1 for each adult. Amazing way to cross the river and so charming especially on a lovely bright day. Awesome.

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank rayrest
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely guys offering a lovely service. Always a pleasurable experience to glide slowly across the Thames.

Date of experience: August 2017
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