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Kentish Lady River Tours

Bishops Way | Rear of Archbishops Palace, Maidstone ME15 6XG, England
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river cruise to farleigh lock

what a fantastic afternoon cruising down the medway, thanks to ALL the staff they made you so... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Paul S
Allington Castle and trip on the river

What a great afternoon ! I invited my two friends to join me for "Allington Castle private gardens... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Katerina B
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75 seater river boat providing 1hr trips and 3hr lunch/supper cruises on the River Medway. 1hr trips run weekends and schools holidays and are family friendly, the boat stops at Allington Lock which is 100m from the Kent Life attraction. 3hr cruise rum weekdays and include food - pre booking form essential The boat can also be hired for private charter also available. Seasonal - see website for current schedule.
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“malta inn” (21 reviews)
“hour cruise” (11 reviews)
“fish and chips” (18 reviews)
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Bishops Way | Rear of Archbishops Palace, Maidstone ME15 6XG, England
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"malta inn"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

what a fantastic afternoon cruising down the medway, thanks to ALL the staff they made you so welcome, and the fish n chips were great, and the free cup of tea or coffee they provided was a great gesture. well worth the money thank you

Thank Paul S
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KentishLadyMaidstone, Manager at Kentish Lady River Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Paul - thank you for your review, so pleased you enjoyed the trip

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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great afternoon ! I invited my two friends to join me for "Allington Castle private gardens tour" and what a delightful time we all had! The Head gardener of the Castle met us after our river trip from Archbishop Palace towards private Marina...More

Thank Katerina B
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KentishLadyMaidstone, Owner at Kentish Lady River Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Katerina - thank you taking the time to review us and your kind words, putting the castle trip together has been hard work but its worth it when customers respond as you have - I will pass on your comments to all concerned.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent a very pleasant 3 hours on the Kentish lady. Lovely friendly staff. Good fish and chips. Would be happy to do this again.

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KentishLadyMaidstone, Manager at Kentish Lady River Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for reviewing us - hope to see you again

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came back to day first visit of this year still a fantastic way to spend a hour Maidstone down to the Malta we get the last boat down leaves Maidstone at 3 and back again at 4 great views to see on the river...More

Thank glennscheeky28
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KentishLadyMaidstone, Owner at Kentish Lady River Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Glenn - always good to see you and the kids. Hope to see you all soon.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came for a 40th wedding anniversary and it was brilliant. The staff were great & everyone had a fab time. Can’t wait to come again I definitely recommend it and the entertainment (organised by the family who’s party it was) was perfect and hilarious!...More

Thank SIAN T
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KentishLadyMaidstone, Manager at Kentish Lady River Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Sian - we enjoyed he event as much as you. Thank you for taking the time to leave your review.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a fantastic idea for a party with family and friends. The staff and owners were so friendly and lovely, the boat was spotless and toilets nice and clean. The buffet was gorgeous and loads of it and the bar prices were very reasonable. The...More

Thank Gina H
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KentishLadyMaidstone, Owner at Kentish Lady River Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Gina - it was a great event and we were delighted to be a part of it, thank you for your review, I will pass on your comments to all the crew.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My retired parents and their friend took the 3 hours fish and chip cruise on 17/5/18. They thoroughly enjoyed the trip and the food, and said the staff were excellent. My dad kept commenting on the value for money of the trip. A fish and...More

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KentishLadyMaidstone, Owner at Kentish Lady River Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, so glad your parents enjoyed the trip, we are a family business and try to keep our prices fair and reasonable and I’m pleased it’s recognised. Thank you.

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We went on an hour long boat trip in Maidstone, we did not get off the boat but you can get off at Allington Lock. It was a really enjoyable trip - the staff were very friendly - the boat was spotless - you buy...More

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KentishLadyMaidstone, Manager at Kentish Lady River Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us - it’s much appreciated. Hope to see you again.

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Reviewed 9 May 2018

Went on Kentish Lady yesterday for their first ever visit to Allington Castle. Book tickets direct with Kentish Lady River Tours, and make your own way to the riverside by 1pm, ready to board (we live near Maidstone). We had our packed lunch on riverside...More

Thank David R
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KentishLadyMaidstone, Owner at Kentish Lady River Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2018

Dear David Thank you for your glowing review, both the Castle and our team have worked hard to create this trip and we are so pleased you appreciated our efforts

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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Decided to get the Kentish Lady passenger ferry from Allington Lock to Maidstone and back. Really enjoyed it, boat very clean, staff very polite, I didn’t think £7 each adult return was bad at all. You see things you never normally would from the river,...More

Thank Alex T
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KentishLadyMaidstone, General Manager at Kentish Lady River Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2018

Hi Alex Thank you for taking the time to review us, hope to see you again.

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Neil P
4 June 2018|
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Response from glennscheeky28 | Reviewed this property |
Google the Kentish lady that will take you to there web site on there you should find there phone number and be able to book up tell nick mr cheeky in Kent recommended it fantastic boat and crew can’t speak higher of them
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dougaye
27 May 2018|
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Response from KentishLadyMaidstone | Property representative |
Yes we welcome dogs on our 1hr trips - hope to see you
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belinda p
1 October 2015|
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Response from KentishLadyMaidstone | Property representative |
Good morning - thank you for your enquiry. Yes the boat is suitable for disabled , there are no stairs down to our mooring and there is parking close by , also the boat is level to the dock. Hope to see you soon.
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