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Caley Cruisers

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Reviewed 28 October 2018

We had an absolutely wonderful week touring the Lochs on the Caledonian. We cruised all the way down to Neptune’s Staircase, the scenery was out of this world with all the Autumn colours. The Loch keepers were the friendliest & most helpful we have ever...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Audrey H, General Manager at Caley Cruisers, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review and your kind comments. We are of course very pleased to hear you enjoyed your trip through the Great Glen on one of our cruisers. Equally good to know is that you were pleased with the service...More

Reviewed 16 September 2018

This was our 3rd trip away with Calay Cruisers and in fact this was our Honeymoon! The Service and the Boats are brilliant and and combined with the fantastic landscape what more can you ask for? From the Staff at Calay to the Lock Keepers...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Audrey H, General Manager at Caley Cruisers, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2018

Dear James - thank you so much for your lovely review and your kind words. We are of course delighted that you both - and also the youngest crew member - enjoyed your Honeymoon holiday on our Kintail class boat. It is good to hear...More

Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

Thanks for a brilliant holiday the cruiser was spot on very clean and tidy well equipped and perfect for 2 will be returning see you soon thanks IAN AND PAUL YORKSHIREMore

Date of experience: September 2018
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Audrey H, General Manager at Caley Cruisers, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2018

Dear Ian and Paul - thank you both very much for posting this complimentary review. Great to know that you enjoyed your time on the Caledonian Canal on one of our cruisers. Perhaps, we'll see you both again in the future. All the best from...More

Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

What a great week we had. Hiring the Mull of Kintyre and cruising down to Fort Augustus then jumping on the Jacobite train then making our way back was a fun filled adventure. We had never taken a boat thru the lock systems but it...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Audrey H, General Manager at Caley Cruisers, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Thank you so much for this fantastic review of your recent holiday with us. It's great to hear that you both enjoyed your time aboard our Mull of Kintyre class cruiser and your first time manoeuvring through a flight of locks! It is truly an...More

Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Just returned from a thoroughly enjoyable week on the Caledonian Canal with Caley Cruisers. We were instructed in all aspects of boat handling and the process of going through the locks, in the briefing room. A very pleasant member of staff then came with us...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Audrey H, General Manager at Caley Cruisers, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review and for taking the time to write and share your experience! We are of course very pleased to hear you enjoyed your trip through the Great Glen on one of our cruisers. Perhaps we will have the...More

Reviewed 2 September 2018

A trip we will always remember. Stunning views, lovely scenery and a comfortable boat. The Caley team made us feel welcome and paid attention to every detail and need. Safety was given priority and everything was very well explained. The Caledonian Canal is a gem.

Date of experience: August 2018
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CaleyCruisers, General Manager at Caley Cruisers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2018

Thank you very much Otto, we're delighted you enjoyed your trip with us on the Caledonian Canal. All the best from the Caley Team!

Reviewed 30 August 2018

As one of 2 couples, we hired a Kintail class motor cruiser for our week cruising along the Caledonian Canal. I have had previous experience of motor yachts, mostly in the Solent and Channel Isles. I was extremely impressed with the quality of the boat...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Audrey H, General Manager at Caley Cruisers, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2018

Thank you very much for this lovely review and your kind words. We are of course delighted to hear that you enjoyed your trip on our KINTAIL class and that everything we provided met with your expectations. Your comments will be shared with the team...More

Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

We hired 2 boats and had a wonderful time. The boats themselves are lovely fully equipped. The journey down the cannal through Loch Ness is beautiful. Laggan Avenue is stunning. This holiday has been perfect. The Caley cruiser staff are so helpful. You get a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Audrey H, General Manager at Caley Cruisers, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Thank you very much for taking the time to write this lovely review. We are of course delighted to hear that you enjoyed your holiday on the Caledonian Canal with us. Your kind words and comments are truly appreciated and I shall pass these on...More

Reviewed 7 August 2018

We berthed at the Carey Cruisers Marina rather than negotiating another set of locks in Inverness. This was an excellent choice as the marina is well-equipped with clean and modern showers, restrooms, free wifi, and the staff is very friendly. There is no laundry. However,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Audrey H, General Manager at Caley Cruisers, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Thank you very much for your review. We're glad to hear that you enjoyed your stop-over and the service you received at the Caley Cruisers base. Perhaps, we will have the pleasure of you cruising with us some other time in the future. All the...More

Reviewed 17 July 2018

Caley is great for motoring thru the lochs and canals. The boats are very well equipped with a good instructional session to start. Boats are very clean and well maintained. If you want to see the lochs from the water and enjoy secluded mooring areas,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Audrey H, General Manager at Caley Cruisers, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

Thank you so much for your great write-up and your kind comments! It's marvellous to hear that you enjoyed your boating holiday with us on the Caledonian Canal. Hopefully, we will have the pleasure of you cruising with us again sometime in the future. Once...More

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sorry for delay. you book the boat they show you how to manoeuvre. Moor and drive it. all the equipment is explained then you are left to do what you want. there is suggested routes and rough average timings for where and... More
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