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Greenway Ferry & River Boat Cruises

1 The Quay, Dartmouth TQ6 9PS, England
+44 1803 882811
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great day out

Visiting Totnes via a hour and half cruise up the river dart was an excellent day out.We had over... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Thomas R
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Lovely trip up the Dart to Totnes

lovely trip up the dart to Totnes - Sunday roast - then return interesting commentary and we saw a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
London, United Kingdom
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With ferry services, sightseeing cruises and excursions departing from Dartmouth, Dittisham and Greenway – Taking to the water is a must when visiting South Devon’s beautiful River Dart home to the late Dame Agatha Christie. Whether taking the ferry between the picturesque port of Dartmouth and the quaint village of Dittisham or of course visiting the home of the late Dame Agatha Christie at Greenway on a hill towering over the beautiful and serene River Dart – services to Greenway House are available from Dittisham and Dartmouth as frequent as every hour. If that is not enough then why not jump aboard for our 1 Hour River Cruise and take in what the River Dart has to offer from Castles, wildlife, historical buildings, Greenway, Dittisham, Anchorstone, The Royal Naval College and local legends – to name but a few things to see on the River! We are a Visit England award winning Quality Visitor Attraction and a member of Devon and the English Riviera Top Attractions you can relax in the knowledge that you will have a truly memorable experience for all the right reasons. So sit back, relax and enjoy a trip! You can even hire one of our boats, just for you!
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1 The Quay, Dartmouth TQ6 9PS, England
+44 1803 882811
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Visiting Totnes via a hour and half cruise up the river dart was an excellent day out.We had over five hours to explore Totnes and had a nice meal followed by the return cruise .excellent

Thank Thomas R
Reviewed 1 week ago

lovely trip up the dart to Totnes - Sunday roast - then return interesting commentary and we saw a seal on the way back

Thank SportEnthusiasts
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We used this Ferry again to go up to Greenway( and then also the small Ferry across to Dittisham). It really is the best way to go to Greenway as the roads are very narrow and their car park is very small and has to...More

Thank Mickletonians
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on several cruises on the R Dart using this firm. Our favourite was the trip to Totnes. A most amusing commentry. Dogs go free.

Thank David C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Compared to the rivals this is an excellent way to see the beautiful River Dart - obviously both views are the same but the price here is much better.

Thank Anthony P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on the afternoon Paddle Steamer Cruise. We sat in the very front of the boat and had thoroughly enjoyable one and a half hour trip out to the harbour mouth and up the Dart towards Greenways. Commentary was excellent, funny and informative. Well...More

Thank Quiff14
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We walked from Dartmouth to GREENWAYS, a most enjoyable and "green" way to arrive and then had a shock when asked to pay £7.00 x 2 = £14.00 for a single journey back to Dartmouth on the Greenway Ferry and River Cruises Return ticket £8.50...More

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WillnRoss, Manager at Greenway Ferry & River Boat Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Why? Because that's the price unfortuantly and you're the first person to complain about it in 10 years! Do you argue at the cost of a cup of tea or if you're really extravagant a pint of ale, because you only want to drink half?...More

Reviewed 27 May 2017

The easiest way to visit Greenway House and Gardens is by way of ferry from Dartmouth. A lovely trip up the River Dart, with an excellent commentary from the ferryman pointing out key attractions and points of interest as we journeyed on, as well as...More

Thank NormaCartwright
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Unbeatable value for anyone who, like us, just wants to have a trip up the river from Dartmouth. Interesting but unobtrusive commentary, fabulous views and pleasant staff and a very reasonable price! Highly recommended!

Thank Claire H
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Great way of returning back to Dartmouth. Unbeatable views on an idyllic sunny afternoon after a delicious meal at Anchorstone.

Thank Pete B
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