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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

7 friends rented "Brasenose" to sail up the Thames from Oxford over a long weekend. The boat was excellent, very well equipped and comfortable. College Cruisers were very helpful, friendly from the start and gave lots of good advice. Someone came with us for the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Robin G
Reviewed 10 October 2018

College cruisers are a joy to deal with and the whole experience was made easy. The trip gave my wife and I, daughter and partner the time to see each other and work as a team. The week flashed by and with great weather, a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mike M
Reviewed 3 October 2018

My husband and I spent an enchanting week on the boat, the Somerville, cruising north on the Oxford Canal. This was our first time, and we weren't sure what to expect, however we were given amazing instructions on maneuvering the boat and locks. The Somerville...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank rslomo483548
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Embarked on a weeks cruise with College Cruisers on the “Pembroke” travelling North towards Banbury on the Oxford Canal, ending last week. The orientation session was thorough and left no item unmentioned This process included a physical demonstration on how to manoeuvre the 58’ boat...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 5 September 2018

Our family of four plus dog had a lovely holiday on the Magdalen last week. The boat was comfortable, clean and well equipped. Fantastic scenery, very relaxing and the locks keep you fit! We will definitely be booking another trip.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank annejb2018
Reviewed 24 August 2018

Had a great short break on the Balliol. Boat well equipped, very easy to cook good food for four adults onboard, made beer can chicken and halloumi fries. The showers were great too - boat layout well designed. Our trip along the Oxford canal was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Hug301
Reviewed 15 August 2018

Myself and three friends booked a fantastic holiday with College Cruisers last weekend on their Nuffield boat at a great price. We had lots of fun and I would recommend it to anyone. We managed to get just past The Bell Inn in Heyford before...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Tom B
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Everything about his trip was amazing. Exeter is such a lovely boat. We were 3 couples and it suited us perfectly. There was all the equipment on board we needed. We were a little nervous about some of the reviews saying the canal was low...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank colin t
Reviewed 19 June 2018

We were five aboard a superbly designed boat, three double bedrooms, two bathrooms with showers. The boat was well equipped and the one reliability problem was dealt with speedily. Carys and her team are friendly and professional and the Oxford is a delightful canal.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank John J
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Six friends rented "Balliol" to sail up the Thames from Oxford over a long weekend. The boat was excellent, very well equipped and comfortable. It has been newly refurbished. College Cruisers were very helpful, friendly and gave lots of good advice. Someone came with us...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Andrew B
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