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Trent River Cruises

River Road | The Information Hub, Colwick Country Park, Nottingham NG4 2EW, England
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Sunday Carvery

Excellent trip with very friendly staff and lovely food - more than we could manage. Boat is a... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2018
petercasselton
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Loughborough, United Kingdom
Belated Mother’s Day treat

Just returned from a wonderful trip on the Nottingham Crusader, a very enjoyable afternoon... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2018
Merrcar
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Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
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“carvery meal”(4 reviews)
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Quality river cruises all year round for Corporate, Social, Public and Private functions onboard either our totally disabled friendly boat The Nottingham Crusader or our highly acclaimed boat The Trent Lady. Both of our boats offer a wide range of...more
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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River Road | The Information Hub, Colwick Country Park, Nottingham NG4 2EW, England
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Reviewed 15 April 2018

Excellent trip with very friendly staff and lovely food - more than we could manage. Boat is a little tired but that didn't diminish our enjoyment.More

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Paul D, Owner at Trent River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review us. We will pass your comments onto our crew who are always delighted to hear that their hard work is appreciated. We’re pleased that you enjoyed your meal – we certainly never like to send anyone home...More

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Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Just returned from a wonderful trip on the Nottingham Crusader, a very enjoyable afternoon, cruising along the Trent partaking of afternoon tea and listening to expert commentary from the captain as we were travelling. All the staff extremely helpful and accommodating, right from the initial...More

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Paul D, Owner at Trent River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review us, we love to receive feedback from our customers, especially when they've had such a wonderful time. I believe you were even lucky enough to get some nice weather! We're really pleased that you and your mum...More

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Reviewed 6 February 2018

Very well organised and well set out. An excellent trip with very friendly and helpful staff. The 🍷 drink was varied and the 🥘 food exceeded expectations. Both my wife and myself had a throughly enjoyable afternoon and wouldn’t hesitate to return or recommend to...More

Thank Malcolm M
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Paul D, Director at Trent River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2018

Hi Malcolm Thank you for taking the time to review our services. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time with us on our Sunday Carvery. It is always particularly pleasing to receive feedback relating to the carveries as there is a lot...More

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Reviewed 4 January 2018

It was my first time organizing a social for a university society and it was an absolute success. They were very helpful in answering any questions I had which made planning the trip for 33 people much easier. The staff were very welcoming when we...More

Thank Ben F
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Paul D, Director at Trent River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2018

Hi Ben. Thank you for your kind words, we are pleased that we were able to assist in making your party exactly what you were looking for and look forward to the pleasure of seeing you again. TRC

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Reviewed 27 December 2017

We had lunch on the Trent Lady with Father Christmas. The kids thoroughly enjoyed meeting a very lovely Santa. All the staff were very friendly and attentive. Food was nice and the kids presents from Santa were pretty decent too. A fun afternoon.More

Thank Carly L
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Paul D, Director at Trent River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 30 December 2017

Hi Carly, thank you for your kind words, I must admit there's a kind of magic about the Santa Special cruises that brings out the very best from all concerned. From searching the skies looking for some sign of Santa, shouting so he knows where...More

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

On 1.12.17 we had our work Christmas Party on the Trent Lady. It was a fantastic night, food was lovely, staff were friendly and disco was good fun. We all really enjoyed ourselves and I would highly recommend. Would definitely do this again. Thanks.More

Thank Sian F
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Paul D, Director at Trent River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 24 December 2017

Thank you for taking the time review our services. We are always pleased to hear from our customers, particularly so, when the end result prompts a kind review such as yours. We are ever mindful of the fact that it is your evening not ours....More

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Reviewed 16 October 2017

Went on Sunday 15/10/17 with ym brother who has learning difficulties and the staff were all fantastic, so thank you for looking after us so well. Very good vegetarian options and the state and pudding were all great! Definitely going to go againMore

Thank Pooja P
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Paul D, Director at Trent River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review our services and your kind words. I am pleased that you all enjoyed yourselves and the food that we prepared for you. The carvery cruise that you chose to come with us on is a very popular...More

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Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

I was a guest aboard The Trent Lady, to celebrate my Nieces 40th Birthday. What a fantastic evening enjoyed by the guests. Staff were very obliging,polite and professional. The food served was excellent,well presented and plentiful.I would absolutely recommended this to others.

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Paul D, Director at Trent River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review our services and for your kind words. It is becoming somewhat apparent from yours and previous reviews that I definitely chose the wrong night to have off!! We hope to see you again soon. TRC

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Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Being my 40th birthday party I wanted something different, what a great choice I made!! The food was amazing, staff were very accommodating and the DJ was brilliant. I would recommend Trent River Cruises for any party you have in mind because it was a...More

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Paul D, Director at Trent River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review our service and for your kind words. Your comments are very important to us, particularly when we have been entrusted with a special occasion such as yours. I am pleased to hear that everything was as you...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Went to a friends birthday party on board the Trent Lady. Had a great night out. Food was lovely, staff were attentive and friendly. And who knew the Trent looks so magical at night - beautiful. Was a great alternative to a night on the...More

Thank Sandra L
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Paul D, Director at Trent River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2017

Hi Sandra Thank you for taking the time to review our services. We are pleased that you enjoyed your time with us, you are certainly right about the night time views, they are very imposing, particularly if it's the first time you've seen them from...More

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