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La Gondola

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Awesome experience!😊

It was an awesome experience! We brought our own bottle of non-alcoholic drink, it was complimented... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Curious403578
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La Gondola was a Waterfire wonder

I booked this months in advance because Waterfire is so popular they are sold out by the night it... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Experience Providence from a new perspective! Benvenuto! We invite you to revel in the sights of the City from a unique vantage point that captures the heart of Providence. Enjoy an excursion along the Woonasquatucket and Providence Rivers and...more
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It was an awesome experience! We brought our own bottle of non-alcoholic drink, it was complimented with a wine biscuit from them along with wine glasses. Our gondolier Marcello was one of the best. Aside from being a very informative historian, he has a soothing,...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

I booked this months in advance because Waterfire is so popular they are sold out by the night it happens and it did not disappoint. The staff is so nice and helpful. They are all top notch. They helped me over the phone when I...More

Thank the_mermaids_tale
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great experience. This was on my bucket list and I received a gift certificate for Christmas. Decided to use it and did not regret a minute of it. I could only wish that it lasted longer than the 40 minutes. It was a...More

Thank emp617
LaGondolaProv, Front Office Manager at La Gondola, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear emp617, Thank you so very much for leaving us this amazing review. I am so glad that used your gift certificate and enjoyed your time on your trip with us. To those who may reading this review, gift certificates are available for purchase on...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our gondolier Sofia was fantastic. We have lived in Providence for 30 years but she taught us so much about the buildings along the river. She sings beautifully. This is a good experience for both locals and tourists. Bring wine and snacks to go along...More

Thank Andrealynn
LaGondolaProv, Front Office Manager at La Gondola, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Andrealynn, Thank you so very much for writing us this spectacular review. I am thrilled that you enjoyed your experience on board one of our gondolas. To those who may be reading this review, all of our gondoliers a very knowledgeable about the city...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

AMAZING!!!!!! If you are in Providence you have to go!! It was very romantic. Our gondolier provided us with the city's history and also sang a few romantic Italian songs. We came to RI for our honeymoon and we will definitely be back to ride...More

Thank Breann K
LaGondolaProv, Front Office Manager at La Gondola, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Breann K, Thank you for your amazing review. I am so happy that you enjoyed your trip with us and I hope the rest of your honeymoon was just as wonderful. We will look forward to having you on board for another trip again...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great trip! Michael’s voice was beautiful and he personalized the songs that he sang. And we loved the wine biscuits. Highly recommend on an evening out in Providence but not during Waterfire because it is so peaceful.More

Thank kluth2018
LaGondolaProv, Front Office Manager at La Gondola, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear kluth2018, I am thrilled that you enjoyed your time on one of our gondolas. Thank you for writing us this review. To those who may be reading this review, all of our gondoliers will sing some songs in Italian, and some possibly not, under...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We won our trip as a raffle item, it was very fun. Our gondolier was newer, but he was good. Bring some wine or soda, enjoy the night. It’s about 40 minute trip. Great experienceMore

Thank cindy lee s
LaGondolaProv, Front Office Manager at La Gondola, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear cindy lee s, Thank you so much for you terrific review. Congratulations on winning the raffle and we are so glad that you were able to join us for a trip. To those who may be reading this review, we do have gift certificates...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our gondolier, Sophia was so sweet and such a pleasure.. I surprised my husband as part of our 21st anniversary weekend getaway in Providence, and so glad I did... She is do knowledgeable, has a beautiful voice and we lived here serenades.. just a great...More

Thank Travelsapassion
LaGondolaProv, Front Office Manager at La Gondola, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Ciao Travelsapassion, Thank you for taking your time to write this review. We are very pleased you enjoyed your gondolier Sofia so much, and have passed your kind words along to her. For those of you reading this review, many of our gondoliers have interesting...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I and my Girlfriend was passing by providence and tried this wonderful activity in Providence. our La gondola "captain" was so informative and friendly. you can bring Wine, Beer, Soda of your choice and they have all arrangements for you on boat. We loved the...More

Thank Vivek P
LaGondolaProv, Front Office Manager at La Gondola, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Vivek P, Thank you so very much for your delightful review. I am so glad you and your girlfriend enjoyed your trip on one of our gondolas. To those who may be reading this review, you can bring anything you would like to drink...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely experience with our gondolier Giuseppe. He was well-versed in the area and held a great conversation. It was a unique experience, and my children (both age 6) loved his songs. His voice was incredible. I would highly recommend this. Both gondoliers...More

Thank janda1210
LaGondolaProv, Front Office Manager at La Gondola, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear janda1210, I am thrilled that you and your children had such a wonderful time on your trip with us. I have sent your compliments along to Giuseppe and thank you for taking the time to write us this review. To those who may be...More

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rosales23
11 July 2018|
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Response from LaGondolaProv | Property representative |
Hello and thank you for contacting us with your question. La Gondola has no age limit, so yes children under 1 years old are allowed. Also we do not charge anything for children 4 years old and under. If you have any other... More
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vivianz6
17 June 2018|
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Response from LaGondolaProv | Property representative |
Ciao vivianz6, Yes small dogs are allowed on the gondolas any day but on WaterFire days. We make sure to wipe down the boats after a dog has been on board in case of any allergies to hair, fur, dogs and dander for the next... More
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Janet S
8 October 2017|
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Response from Michele S | Reviewed this property |
We went on a late Sunday afternoon ride. Quiet but romantic. You have price choices depending on add-ons like a musician. Prices are $89 to $179 for 2 people plus tip.
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