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Broads Tours River Trips

Norwich Road, Wroxham NR12 8RX, England
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Great Afternoon

Lovely afternoon on the boat, great commentary from the crew. Our elderly parents really enjoyed it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Debbie1977_12
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Nice and easy

We visited Wroxham while staying in Norwich for a couple of nights. What a pleasant little town... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sarah M S
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Blyth, United Kingdom
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“top deck” (39 reviews)
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Norwich Road, Wroxham NR12 8RX, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely afternoon on the boat, great commentary from the crew. Our elderly parents really enjoyed it and boat had baby changing facilities which was great.

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Barbara G, Owner at Broads Tours River Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Debbie1977_12 Thank you very much for this lovely review, it's great to hear that you and your family enjoyed the trip. I will pass on your lovely comments to the crew. With kindest regards Barbara and the Team at Broads Tours

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Wroxham while staying in Norwich for a couple of nights. What a pleasant little town. Decided to take a River Trip with the Broads Tours. Totally relaxing and very pleasant. The only thing that spoilt it for us was the amount of rubbish...More

Thank Sarah M S
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Barbara G, Owner at Broads Tours River Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Sarah MS Thank you very much for posting this lovely review. I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed the trip, but I am very saddened by your comments about the rubbish on the river banks. I will pass this on to the Broads Authority....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Boats run at 11.30am and 2pm. Wheel chairs can be used, but not electric wheel chairs. There are 2 toilets on board. There is not a gift shop, but books are sold on board. The bar had a large selection of drinks reasonably priced. The...More

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Barbara G, Owner at Broads Tours River Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Assist-Trust-Monday Thank you very much for posting this fantastic review. I'm sure that all of this information will be very useful for anybody who is thinking of taking a trip with us. I will pass on your very kind comments to the team. With...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Rocked up on Friday morning on a recommendation and 15 minutes and £38 later we were chugging up the broads on a great little boat with life jackets and lovely scenery! Great service, all explained by the helpful folk there and well recommended.More

Thank Simon C
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Barbara G, Owner at Broads Tours River Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Simon C What a fantastic review, thanks very much. Great to hear that that you enjoyed your two hours on board a self drive day boat! I will pass on your lovely comments to the team! With kindest regards Barbara and the Team at...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited last week when the weather was not amazing but the guide/driver more than made up for this. He was very knowledgeable and shared lots of information as we cruised along the broads pointing out places of interest and wildlife. The boat was clean and...More

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Barbara G, Owner at Broads Tours River Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear lmac0 Thank you very much for this lovely review! I will pass on your very kind comments to the skipper and crew. It will be lovely to welcome you back in the summer when hopefully the weather will be better! With kindest regards Barbara...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We hired the Cordon Rouge Tour Boat for a family Celebration and really enjoyed the experience (despite wet weather). All the staff were professional, friendly and nothing was too much trouble. The interior of the boat is attractive and comfortable and the commentary by 'Richard...More

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Barbara G, Owner at Broads Tours River Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear NorfolkBoyNorfolkUK What a fantastic review, thank you very much. It's lovely to hear that you enjoyed your birthday party despite the poor weather! I will pass on your very kind comments to the crew. We would like to wish you many happy returns from...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we went with some friends how had not done this trip before everyone said how rexled the trip was and so much to see.the staff are very helpful.More

Thank Margaret B
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Barbara G, Owner at Broads Tours River Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Margaret What a lovely review, thank you very much. It's great to hear that you and your friends enjoyed the trip! I will pass on your kind comments to the team. We hope that you visit us again soon! With kindest regards Barbara and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We hopped on board one of the large tour boats that leave from Wroxham, it cost £9 per adult and the trip lasted an hour and a half The trip went from Wroxham to sail House broad and back and visited Wroxham broad on the...More

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Barbara G, Owner at Broads Tours River Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Jeff61uk What a fantastic review, thank you so much. I will pass on your lovely comments to the crew. Yes you are quite right, at this time of year we just sail twice a day at 11:30am for an hour and a half and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on the 2 hr trip which to be honest is possibly a little too long. hour and a half would be plenty. We were unlucky and it started to rain halfway through so everyone clambered to get downstairs. Nice way to spend some...More

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Barbara G, Owner at Broads Tours River Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear matt a Thank you very much for joining us for a river trip and for posting this kind review about it. I'm sorry to hear that it started to rain during your trip and that everyone then ended up going onto the lower deck....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We hired a boat for 2 hours for my wife and 2 boys (4yo / 5yo) withno boating experience at all. The ticket desk lady was very nice and explained everything clearly to me. The guys handing out the life jackets were extremely professional, great...More

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Barbara G, Owner at Broads Tours River Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear MattNy79 Thank you very much for posting this fantastic review! It's great to hear that you enjoyed your time on board a self-drive dayboat. We agree that it really is great fun to take out a boat and explore the Broads at your own...More

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aleese2018
March 10, 2018|
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Response from Barbara G | Property representative |
Hi Dogs are welcome on our passenger boats for a cost of £1 per dog. They are also welcome on our self drive dayboats with no extra cost. I hope that this helps! Kind regards Barbara
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DelphineMunns
February 3, 2018|
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Hi All of our passenger trip boats have licenced bars and yes we do operate music cruises in July and August. We have Boogie evenings Wednesdays and selected Friday evenings. These trips are extremely popular and have a... More
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Bellbag
August 13, 2017|
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Response from Barbara G | Property representative |
Hi Our standard day boats are very easy to operate! We give everybody a lesson, printed safety information and a detailed map. If people do need our help when they are out on the water, we are only ever a phone call away... More
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