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Lancashire Canal Cruises

| Ring o’ Bells Lane, Burscough, Ormskirk L40 5TE, England
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Good Day Out

Very nice place to start the cruise,called in the Rig O bells for a beer (or two) it was a... read more

Reviewed yesterday
countyfan
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cheshire
Lovely cruise

Really enjoyed it little local history told plenty drinks offered n plenty cakes n sandwiches would... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
starvaga
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Wigan, United Kingdom
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We offer bespoke canal cruises along the Leeds & Liverpool canal that are designed to give our valued customers a fabulous experience. Our canal trips include a Breakfast (Full English) Afternoon Tea Canal Cruise, Evening tapas/curry/Lancashire Hot Pot/Cheese and wine. We also offer festive & seasonal cruises for Valentine’s, Easter, Mothers & Fathers Day. 'Alfie Bhoy' is also available for a half day or full day charter and is fully licensed to serve alcoholic beverages.
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“ring o bells” (33 reviews)
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| Ring o’ Bells Lane, Burscough, Ormskirk L40 5TE, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Very nice place to start the cruise,called in the Rig O bells for a beer (or two) it was a beautiful sunny day,trip on the canal was about 90 mins,would have liked longer. Nice friendly crew on board food was reasonable,if you fancy a drive...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Really enjoyed it little local history told plenty drinks offered n plenty cakes n sandwiches would go again soon xxx

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LANCSCANALCRUISES, Owner at Lancashire Canal Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed the cruise and we hope to see you again in the future. Thanks, Lancashire Canal Cruises

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Nice chilled 90 minutes cruise along a pleasant stretch of the canal in Lathom with afternoon tea. Friendly, helpful and knowledgable staff. We really enjoyed it. Thank you.

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LANCSCANALCRUISES, Owner at Lancashire Canal Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed the cruise and we hope to see you again in the future. Thanks, Lancashire Canal Cruises

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I went on the 12pm cruise with my husband, 2 young sons and my mum. It was a belated birthday present for my mum. Marc and Neil greeted us and were very friendly and welcoming. Marc showed us to our table at the front of...More

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LANCSCANALCRUISES, Owner at Lancashire Canal Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed the cruise and we hope to see you again in the future. Thanks, Lancashire Canal Cruises

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Reviewed 4 days ago

A group of 5 women and 2 girls went on this fantastic cruise to celebrate 2 birthdays and we all had the most wonderful time. It was a lovely ride up and down the canal in the May sunshine, with a delicious afternoon tea to...More

1  Thank Gillian Y
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LANCSCANALCRUISES, Owner at Lancashire Canal Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed the cruise and we hope to see you again in the future. Thanks, Lancashire Canal Cruises

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a very nice time but we could of done with a choice of sandwiches as I don't like the salmon spread so had to be satisfied with the cakes. Other than that it was very nice.

Thank rav4ing
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LANCSCANALCRUISES, Owner at Lancashire Canal Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed the cruise and we hope to see you again in the future. Thanks, Lancashire Canal Cruises

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lovely evening on the barge with hotpot supper and drinks,alcohol for the adults and soft drinks for the non drinkers.Mark and Martin were very hospitable

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LANCSCANALCRUISES, Owner at Lancashire Canal Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed the cruise and we hope to see you again in the future. Thanks, Lancashire Canal Cruises

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Three of us went on the breakfast cruise and had a very relaxing couple of hours on the canal. Very nice food. Excellent service and would recommend it to anyone who is considering booking.

1  Thank caz1a
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Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed the cruise and we hope to see you again in the future. Thanks, Lancashire Canal Cruises

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Where to start? The sandwiches were dried on the top and we could not tell what was in them. We started off with one full jam and one empty. The empty one was replaced with a fresh one and a half used one.Call me picky...More

1  Thank 1stFloridahome
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LANCSCANALCRUISES, Owner at Lancashire Canal Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We are sorry you didn't enjoy the cruise, your feedback will certainly be taken on board. The tea and coffee is self serve, it does say this on our website. Thank you for your review.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great afternoon on the canal. The crew were very helpful and attentive and the captain kept us entertained. All in all a great trip out.

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Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed the cruise and we hope to see you again in the future. Thanks, Lancashire Canal Cruises

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MG R
27 September 2016|
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Response from Robin L | Reviewed this property |
Yes dogs are welcome, please check with canal boat man, may depend on size of dog. Will your dog be ok with small space. My dog would be bouncing about so we didn't take her. Small dogs are fine, just don't let it jump in... More
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MG R
27 September 2016|
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Response from richmarglarter | Reviewed this property |
I think it is o.k. to bring your dog but obviously it must be kept under control. also the steps getting into the narrow boat are very steep
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Response from g1cd | Reviewed this property |
Think it was £29 for 2 from groupon
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