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Brayford Belle Lincoln

Brayford Pool | Lucy Tower Street Lincoln, Lincoln LN1 1YX, England
+44 1522 881200
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Lovely trip

Enjoyed a very relaxed cruise down the canal in the sunshine. Interesting commentary, great views... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
ManInBlack64
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Hitchin, United Kingdom
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Nice little Boat trip

We took a trip to LIncoln for the day and as it was the hottest day of the year (so far!) we... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Adrian G
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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This pleasureboat goes up the old fossdyke canal from Brayford Pool Lincoln (where there are several pub restaurants, There is a commentary on Lincoln history as it goes past house boats and into the country. It is an one hour trip.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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Brayford Pool | Lucy Tower Street Lincoln, Lincoln LN1 1YX, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed a very relaxed cruise down the canal in the sunshine. Interesting commentary, great views of city and countryside and friendly welcome. Good value too. As it departs and returns to Brayford Pool waterfront it’s right opposite lots of bars and restaurants too

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took a trip to LIncoln for the day and as it was the hottest day of the year (so far!) we thought a boat trip would help to cool down. the trip goes from the Brayford Pool up the Fossdyke Canal and back again,...More

Thank Adrian G
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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Went on this tour the other day Very friendly staff. Able to take dogs on which was a bonus. Staff again very friendly. Felt very safe throughout. Very informative during the trip of the history of Lincoln itself. Tea and snaks very reasonable. Above all...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2018

We got the last boat trip on Friday 6th April,the boat trip states minimum of 6 people, we waited and others arrived. The staff were helpful, you can buy drinks, we had many children aboard and the lady in charge was very safety concious. Families...More

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Reviewed 31 March 2018

We had our first trip today, and was excellent. The commentary is really educating about history and facts etc. The staff are really friendly and helpful. The boat has an open top deck and enclosed lower deck for all weathers. We will definitely be returning...More

Thank ANDY P
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Myself and my daughter had a trip on the Belle on Saturday after I'd been promising myself for many years to do it. We were met by a lovely welcoming gentleman who walked us to the boat and he handed us over to two lovely...More

Thank Danadavies
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Very pleasant and educational trip down the canel. Learnt alot about the area of Lincoln.The boat crew where very pleasant and professional will definitely do another trip 5 star.

Thank PETER G
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Thoroughly enjoyed this relaxing sail. It was only an hour but it just allowed us to forget the bustle of the city traffic and sit back and relax with a very nice cup of coffee. The commentary was very interesting for those who wanted to...More

Thank Linda W
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

£7 secured an hours trip out of Brayford Pool and along the canal on the double decker Brayford Belle. The staff were friendly, the commentary was informative and there was drinks etc. available. Probably not the most scenic boat trip that I have ever been...More

Thank Philip T
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

Arrived today was raining but the Belle was not there, waited for 30 mins (now 11-15) should have run at 11-00, a small boat approached from the Belle moorings to say we had to wait another hour because there was an issue, enquiring further because...More

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