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Cambridge River Trips
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Cambridge River Trips on THE CAMBRIDGE is the ideal way to experience the sights and sounds of river because of its comfort, very quiet electric motor and all round visibility. You will be completely sheltered or if the weather is fine, all the...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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14 Chesterton Road | The Boathouse, Cambridge CB4 3AX, England
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+44 7729 123667
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had our wedding on the 6/12/18 and afterwards we had the 2hr river cruise with friends and family. Paul made our day very special. The boat was decorated nicely, Paul popped the champagne for us and he was a great host. This was a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Paul C, Owner at Cambridge River Trips, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Jamie, thank you for your great review! I trust that you survived the traditional, Lithuanian "bridge chase" and you carried Sandra over the threshold with consummate ease. It was a great pleasure to meet you, your family and friends. It was great fun and an...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow! I booked this boat trip for my 40th Birthday celebrations and took friends along for the experience. Paul and Victoria were so accommodating from the initial enquires right through to making my trip very special indeed. Nothing was too much trouble and they made...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Paul C, Owner at Cambridge River Trips, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for your wonderful review; Victoria and I are delighted that you had a great time. You booked the trip way back in February and we met a couple of your friends who came on board prior to your trip so we knew what...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked a boat trip to celebrate my 30th birthday with my family and friends, and we had a fantastic experience from start to finish. Paul and Victoria will go all out to ensure you have a wonderful trip. Arranging the trip was very easy,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Paul C, Owner at Cambridge River Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for choosing us and your great review! Both trips were marvellous, both full of fun and laughter. Victoria and I loved seeing you all having a lovely time catching up after time apart and reminiscing all the good times; The atmosphere...More

Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

From the moment I started the enquiry for this surprise for my dad's 60th Birthday gift, it was obvious how lovely and accommodating paul and Victoria would be. Nothing was too much trouble and they really helped my parents make the day a lovely lasting...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Paul C, Owner at Cambridge River Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Fantastic review, thank you! We are delighted that your parents enjoyed your Gift Voucher. The 2-hours Afternoon Tea trip to celebrate your Dad's 60th. was a thoughtful present from the four of you. George and Cherie are a lovely couple, Victoria and I are looking...More

Reviewed 8 October 2018

An excellent time was had by all for my birthday cruise along the river. We found the boat easily where it is based conveniently in central Cambridge, but only a few minutes from the M11 motorway. There is easy parking at the pay and display...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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PaulC10681, Owner at Cambridge River Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

Thank you very much for your marvellous review. Your detailed review is informative, extremely well written and hopefully, it will help people who may be considering a trip with us to celebrate a special occasion next year. It was a lovely sunny Autumn day to...More

Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Lovely. Nice, relaxed potter up and down the river. Paul and Victoria were easy company and the blankets were much appreciated!More

Date of experience: October 2018
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PaulC10681, Owner at Cambridge River Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2018

Thank you very much for your lovely review Alison You were fun to have on board and it was great to see you all enjoying the break away from your busy lives and children! We hope that the surprise cocktail making course and rest of...More

Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

Run by a lovely fun couple who ‘waited’ on us, laughed with us and helped make Sheila’s hen party trip a very memorable occasion. We were blessed with beautiful sunshine too. We were all very comfortable onboard, padded seat cushions, table laid out for our...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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PaulC10681, Owner at Cambridge River Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2018

Julia, thank you very much for your wonderful five-star review. Victoria and I enjoyed being with you all, the trip was full of laughter from start to finish! It was a pleasure to liaise with your incredibly organised "leader", Sara; There is a great photo...More

Reviewed 10 September 2018

Beautiful gentle trip to Baits Bite Lock from close to the Fort St George Cambridge. We set off from the Boat House Paul and Victoria were ready and waiting. We brought cakes and Champagne and they had glasses, plates and cutlery laid out. We silently...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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PaulC10681, Owner at Cambridge River Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2018

The Dragon Boat racing was quite a spectacle, only surpassed by the fleeting King Fisher! Thank you very much for your email and wonderful review. We enjoyed the great pleasure of being in your company. It was interesting to hear about your retirement projects such...More

Reviewed 3 September 2018

A wonderful 2 hour trip to celebrate my Birthday with my Sisters, Husband & some friends Paul & Victoria are a joy & joined in the chatter, fun & singsong I would highly recommend it for a fun few hours Thank you Paul & VictoriaMore

Date of experience: August 2018
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PaulC10681, Owner at Cambridge River Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2018

Thank you Kay for your super feedback. It was a great time celebrating your birthday, it was lovely to hear you all singing, chatting and laughing! We appreciate your taking the time to post a fantastic TripAdvisor review. It certainly means a great deal to...More

Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

We have just arrived back in Norwich after a hen weekend in Cambridge, where we took a 90 minute round trip, complete with prosecco, music, and the most accomodating captain you could ask for. Paul is so friendly and helpful, and the boat is immaculate....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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PaulC10681, Owner at Cambridge River Trips, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2018

I loved the very happy atmosphere, talented singing and laughter on that very fine afternoon! Hope that the wedding was a great day. You organised the whole weekend and the trip extremely well. A lovely group of fine young ladies! Thank you very much for...More

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Giseli C
3 August 2018|
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Response from PaulC10681 | Property representative |
Hi Giseli, thank you for your enquiry, apologies, we are fully booked, please email me next time, information can be found on our website. Thanks, Paul
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Tanya H
26 March 2018|
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Response from PaulC10681 | Property representative |
Hi Tanya, Thank you for your enquiry. We cannot put a website link on TripAdvisor but our website will be found usually at the top of the google search page, just type in our name, Cambridge River Trips. We have some... More
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Belinda B
21 August 2017|
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Hello Belinda, thank you for enquiry. We have availability on Saturday at 3.30 pm for a one-hour or 2-hour trip. You are welcome to bring your own food on board. Trips at this of the year are towards the direction of Fen... More
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