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The Waterside-Boat Tours on Gentleman Jim
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Caught the bus from Great Yarmouth only to find the boat trips were not running. Still not a wasted trip as it is beautiful so sat and ate my lunch gazing out over the broads. You can do a little walking but not a lot.

Thank alisontoia
Reviewed 24 July 2018

It was quiet the day we were here, Colin the boat skipper was telling us about their launch 'Gentleman Jim'. We decided to take a trip around the local broad (only about 30 minutes). The boat is very quiet and you feel you're gliding across...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 18 July 2018

We went along on a Saturday and were able to go on the boat tour straight away. They provided life jackets for our 2 youngest and the tour guide was very knowledgeable. He explained how the broads were made, where the water is used and...More

Thank SarahDee81
Reviewed 14 June 2018

Had coffee at the restaurant and came back the next day for the boat trip. It was a cold and dull day and we were the only people on the trip which was a touch of luck! The coxn was great and knew the area...More

Thank MrsCWR
Reviewed 30 May 2018

We have been here before and will come again. The Waterside Resturant has excellent food, excellent service, super views over the water. Decided to take a trip on ‘Gentleman Jim’ this time, super little boat.. Well worth the small cost. Skipper Terry was brilliant, what...More

Thank WheezyMac
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Brilliant boat trip , the tour guide really informative of the area. Great way to see the broads and the wildlife. Highly recommend 5 star

Thank cat1484
Reviewed 26 May 2018

Went specially for this boat trip after getting a flyer about it,the day we went was a great day for a boat trip,the guy that takes u was very friendly and gave a great local insight all the way round did some wildlife spotting all...More

Thank alex s
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

This is a great tour of part of the broads and the guide who takes you around is very knowledgeable and friendly. My elderly mother who walks with a stick was worried about getting on but the chap was really kind and helpful and made...More

Thank poppiesbrother
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Very quite electric launch the captain goes to great lenghts to impart info about boat and thr Broad well woth the time spent

Thank Ken S
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Even though it rained and had thunder and lightning ⛈. It was very enjoyable and my wife and I were entertained by some very young children who were also on the boat ride. The skipper of the boat kept us informed on the birds and...More

Thank Dave R
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Stacey H
24 July 2018|
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Response from David S | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry I don't know about any disabled access. They are only a small company and when I visited there were 2-3 staff there. I'm sure they would find a way to get wheelchairs on to the boat.
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Stacey H
24 July 2018|
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Response from SarahDee81 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure on what the capacity is (and it doesn't state it on their website either). However, there were 5 of us and plenty of room for more. I would think a dozen adults would easily be ok. They use the boat for weddings... More
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