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Greenway Ferry & River Boat Cruises

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Greenway Ferry & River Boat Cruises
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With ferry services, sightseeing cruises and excursions departing from Dartmouth, Dittisham and Greenway – Taking to the water is a must when visiting South Devon’s beautiful River Dart home to the late Dame Agatha Christie. Whether taking the ferry...more
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1 The Quay, Dartmouth TQ6 9PS, England
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Reviewed 1 November 2018

the big thing..boat, sorry Captain. Pleasant, witty and interesting trip up and down the river. Where is this £5 trip, its was £17 for two but a good hour spent on the water.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank eyer72
Reviewed 24 October 2018

My 85 & 90 year old parents took the 1 hour River Cruise with Greenway Ferries yesterday. The experience was fantastic from start to finish! I was unable to book the tickets online on the day but easily found the kiosk in front of Boots,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank katie01503
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Arrive in style on the water and be entertained by the Skipper as he explains various points of interest along the way!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank happyholsforever
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

We took the 1hour river cruise £5 per person from Greenway. Good value, pleasant boat trip. Only took about 50 minutes- think if would be more suitable to pay £8.50 return and get off at Dartmouth and wander round the town for an hour or...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lezley03
Reviewed 11 September 2018

This trip was truly value, the only things were difficulty hearing the commentary clearly inside & being unable to escape the exhaust fumes unless you went out on deck but at £10 each for codgers the chance of an ocean cruise round to Dartmouth was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank oldieInHuddersfield
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Enjoyed a lovely cruise along the river dart but unfortunately, there was an Australian film crew on board who seemed to be climbing all over the place. They climbed on the seat my daughter was sitting on and so she moved as they were balancing...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Having read the reviews I was a little disappointed that there was very little commentary apart from a few basic facts. I also thought that we would call in at Dittisham, but the closest we got was a view across the river from Greenway. That...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank alansA2169NF
WillnRoss, Manager at Greenway Ferry & River Boat Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

This takes us back to an episode of Fawlty Towers - what did you expect? Mrs Richards:- "When I pay for a room with a view, I expect to see the sea" Fawlty: "You CAN see the sea! It's over there, between the land and...More

Reviewed 13 August 2018

We took the Cardiff Castle on Sunday afternoon up the river to Totnes and back. The trip was delightful; commentry was both informative and amusing. There is a well-stocked bar too. Saw plenty of wildlife on the way and a large number of boats large...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank JGBill
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely trip from Dartmouth to Totnes and back. Very relaxed, informative and as a bonus great sunny weather. Lovely staff too. I do recommend it!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

In the late afternoon my children, mother and I had visited in the hope of crabbing as they do on the other side in Dittisham and were told this isn’t allowed so we put our crabbing gear back in the car. The car was double...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank ImogenSophie
WillnRoss, Manager at Greenway Ferry & River Boat Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018

We're very sorry that you didn't understand the fact that we do not allow crabbing on Greenway Quay for safety issues. Passenger boats use the front and side of the Quay. We're surprised that you wanted to put your children at risk with the comings...More

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22 June 2018|
Response from Funfish-Trips | Reviewed this property |
65+ years are charged more as they hold people up on the steps! 😉
7 June 2018|
Response from Jonathan G | Reviewed this property |
There is a ferry to Brixham from Torquay which is well signposted and times are available there or at tourist info. Greenway ferry leaves from Dartmouth. Passengers only. Park and ride at top of hill going into Dartmouth is... More
5 September 2017|
Response from WillnRoss | Property representative |
Hello Gill, We used to offer that service, but haven't for several years. We're sorry for the disappointment.