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The Picnic Boat

Quay Side, Dartmouth TQ6 9BH, England
+44 7968 752625
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A great afternoon tea

Our family had been with Kevin before, and so they invited us to join them for afternoon tea on the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
LindiBoy2
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London, United Kingdom
Second trip, still fantastic!

Today we went on the Picnic Boat. We were a group of family members aged 18-81. It was fantastic... read more

Reviewed July 1, 2018
Polly D
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Quay Side, Dartmouth TQ6 9BH, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

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

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Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

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

1  Thank Polly D
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Reviewed July 1, 2018

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

2  Thank julieevans24
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Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

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

1  Thank wollychecka
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Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

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.

1  Thank fatlassandfred
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Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

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

2  Thank Sue N
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Reviewed May 23, 2018

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

1  Thank rosalindmarybailey
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Reviewed May 19, 2018 via mobile

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

1  Thank Linda S
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Reviewed May 8, 2018

Plan a surprise girls birthday trip for my friend who is 60 in October to Dartmouth for Bank holiday weekend. As an extra we booked a cream tea on the Picnic Boat in the river with Kevin. What a fab time, we had the best...More

2  Thank sueundehill61
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Reviewed April 26, 2018 via mobile

We booked the Picnic Boat Cream Tea to launch my daughters Hen Weekend. It was a highlight of the weekend. The weather was lovely and the service provided by Captain Kevin was first class. The cruise along the estuary gave us plenty of time to...More

2  Thank cloda63
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GusHon
August 7, 2015|
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Response from Kevin W | Property representative |
We do cater for gluten and dairy free diets
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Sue W
July 16, 2015|
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Response from Kevin W | Property representative |
Just give me a call to see what availability we have 07968 752625 Regards Kevin
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Naomi G
March 5, 2015|
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We actually start this weekend 7th March
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