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Skippered by the excellent Kevin, 8 of us enjoyed our trip on the Dart taking in Dartmouth Castle near the mouth of the estuary and going upstream as far as Dittisham (where we saw David Dimbleby in the distance outside his cottage !).
A life on the ocean wave will never be the same after the birthday outing with skipper Kevin.
Just the four of us to enjoy something very special.
Not only was the trip great but the deli food was irresistible and all from local suppliers....More
Our family had been with Kevin before, and so they invited us to join them for afternoon tea on the Picnic boat, and last minute we invited some other friends, so we were a reasonable party!
We had a lovely time cruising up the Dart...More
Today we went on the Picnic Boat. We were a group of family members aged 18-81. It was fantastic. Very fun but also relaxing. Kevin the skipper is so friendly, and the food is delicious. This time we had breakfast - tea, proper coffee, homemade...More
Having had a lovely experience last summer for afternoon tea on The Picnic Boat, we knew we just had to return. This time, we chose the breakfast menu for our trip mid morning celebrating our sister’s special birthday. This trip was equally great and as...More
We had our second visit on the picnic boat and it was just wonderful. We were staying at hillfields and the picnic boat owners give you 10% discount on booking for staying there. We did a breakfast boat trip for one hour. The boat was...More
My husband booked a surprise trip for us during our stay in Dartmouth. We had a delicious seafood picnic of lobster and dressed crab with champagne. We would highly recommend a trip. The views are stunning and it is very relaxing.
As part of our silver wedding anniversary celebrations we booked with Kevin for a West Country Luxury package. It was such a special experience. The food was lovely and tasty with a selection of cooked meats, salad, cheeses and great fresh bread. Kevin was very...More
We booked a one and a half hour cruise with a Cream Tea, Champagne and balloons for a surprise treat on my brother’s 70th birthday. Kevin made the boat look bright and cheerful and gave us a very warm welcome and the Cream Tea was...More
My partner proposed to me on The Picnic Boat .. what a surprise .. it was very romantic .. the boat was very comfortable and decked out beautifully and the food was tasty and very well prepared and presented. Kevin made us feel very special,...More