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Delightful tour of the harbour

We decided we would like a tour of the harbour so checked out all of the boat excursions on the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
SCARBOROUGH-JANE
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York, United Kingdom
A great cruise

We travelled to Brownsea Island from Poole and was delighted on our return by a cruise around Poole... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Roland T
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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We are a family run local business provding a daily ferry service to Brownsea Island, we have Harbour and coastal cruises throughout the season and we have boats which do a regular service from Poole to Wareham. We cater for parties, weddings, and...more
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Reviewed yesterday

We decided we would like a tour of the harbour so checked out all of the boat excursions on the quayside. The lady we spoke to at the Greenslade kiosk on 10/10/18 was really helpful explaining exactly what we could get. That made our mind...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We travelled to Brownsea Island from Poole and was delighted on our return by a cruise around Poole Harbour. It was also good to receive a commentary during both trips, which further enhanced the experience, The crew were very friendly and particularly helpful during boarding...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved it!! We are regular visitors to Poole and Brownsea Island but we’d never been on a boat tour. The boat left from Poole Harbour, stopped to drop some people off at Brownsea Island and pick some up as well, then went on tour round...More

Thank MGL262
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great value at £11.50 each for a trip to Brownsea Island in 20 mins (where we visited for a few hours) and 45 mins back. Very informative commentary on the waterways and islands. Half hourly sailings.

Thank JAC-B-321
Fiona C, Owner at Greenslade Pleasure Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you!

Reviewed 3 September 2018

If you have never been to Poole before a trip on one of the Pleasure Boats is well worth the money. They take you on a lovely tour of Poole harbour and explain about the islands in the harbour and the history of the place....More

Thank Valerie342
Fiona C, Owner at Greenslade Pleasure Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you!

Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

We booked with Greenslades to go out to Bournemouth Bay to watch the Air Show today - we couldn’t get tickets for the company we usually use, so decided that as we really enjoy the Air Show from the sea, we would suffer the higher...More

Thank rockchick66
Fiona C, Owner at Greenslade Pleasure Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Thank you for taking the time to put your review on our page .... I would like to draw your attention to an overwhelming details that you have chosen to not put into your review..... FACT... The cruise we offered was advertised as a cruise...More

Reviewed 26 August 2018

The best way to enjoy Poole’s Thursday display, we boarded the boat at 9.00 pm initially we were taken up River to inspect some of Sunseekers luxury cruisers no change from £24m then out past the docked Condor ferry we were told this could be...More

Thank Pam L
Fiona C, Owner at Greenslade Pleasure Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Thank you for the comments, really appreciate the time taken :)

Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Booked the day before and arrived just before 10:30 to board - glad we did as the queue grew longer and longer as we waited. Seated outside upstairs and set off. Great commentary and interesting info from Jack and a relaxing journey to Wareham. We...More

Thank JoMo21
Fiona C, Owner at Greenslade Pleasure Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Yes, our ques can be long this time of year! Glad to hear that you enjoyed the cruise, thank you

Reviewed 17 August 2018

A Thursday summer evening boat trip with Greenslades is always a pleasure. Whether a run up to Wareham or out to Old Harry, the boats are very comfortable and have very helpful and informative skippers. For an extra treat fish and chips can be delivered...More

Thank Alan F
Fiona C, Owner at Greenslade Pleasure Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Thank you!

Reviewed 8 August 2018

What a great day well worth it and thanks to all.Good value for money when we got to Wareham was very busy people swimming and trying to cool down as was a really hot day.Might have been busy but we had time to sit and...More

Thank PlymouthAngela
Fiona C, Owner at Greenslade Pleasure Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Thank you! It is a trip we love too!

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