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As part of our roman wall walk, we descended the steps to The Groves walked along passed the bandstand, the area had plenty of benches, places to eat & drink, toilet facilities, good view of the River Dee and the weir, the large river cruise...More

Thank Norma G
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lovely place to row, scenic river with lots to see along the banks, have rowed in many other cities up and down the country and this is certainly one of the nicest. However, has to be the most expensive 30 minutes I’ve spent in a...More

Thank 3ceesrwinners
Reviewed 4 days ago

Every summer, we head to the River Ďee to stroll by the river and have lunch in one of the lovely cafes and pubs by the river. There is a brass band that plays in front of the river and you can buy an ice...More

Thank Cathy E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went on a river cruise along the river Dee. Lasted about 30 minutes. Passing some very nice buildings and beautiful scenery.

Thank rduut579
Reviewed 1 week ago

A half hour ride on the boat on the river Dee is so peaceful & you get a comentry of all the places along the river of bygone times it’s well worth it.

Thank 829audreyt
Reviewed 1 week ago

The river has lots of offer even though we did not do anything. Just the walk along was lovely. Even on the chilly day, ice-cream was still available

Thank Rhona D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant with lots of historical information. Lovely half an hour cruise. Compliments the City Sightseeing bus well.

Thank Joy R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and the wife had a nice 30 min boat trip on the the River Dee lots to see and lots of wildlife and was very interesting to listen about the history of the buildings and Chester itself .

Thank macspaceandpowerarmy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always something happening here, whether on the river on a row boat, a paddleboat or a trip on a larger boat. See the swans and ducks near the shoreline. Good food at the Boathouse and cafes adorn the shoreline.

Thank Phil R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The River Dee runs through the centre of Chester and so is a short walk from wherever you may be in town. So you can get there easily and sit quietly in the sun on the river bank and watch the boats, or hire one...More

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18 August 2018|
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Response from Scott F | Reviewed this property |
Pepper Street NCP car park. 100m walk to the river.
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17 April 2018|
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Response from Kerry H | Reviewed this property |
£20 per 30mins for 4 people £20 deposit
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Response from Marian H | Reviewed this property |
This winter with all the snow, ice and low temperatures will delay nesting.