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British Tours - Day Tours from London

615 Linen Hall, London W1B 5TE, England
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Day trip to Oxford, Stratford on Avon and Cotswolds

This company delivered everything we could expect. The guide, Jeremy, in particular was very... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2017
Nawzer
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New Orleans, Louisiana
Three tours: 5 hour tour of London, 1/2 day trip to Windor Castle, and Day Trip to Stratford On Avon and Warwick Castle

We took three separate private tours through British Tours. All of them were in Russian. Our... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2017
ericrrichard
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British Tours Ltd. is Britain's longest-established personal tour operator established in 1958. If you are looking for personally guided day tours in and around London, extended tours of England, Scotland & Wales, and excellent tour guides, you have come to the right place.
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615 Linen Hall, London W1B 5TE, England
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Reviewed 6 May 2017

This company delivered everything we could expect. The guide, Jeremy, in particular was very polite, knowledgeable and able to adapt to our differing desires (we were a group of 4). We selected the Deluxe Van and it was very very roomy and comfortable for the...More

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BritishTours, Tour Planner at British Tours - Day Tours from London, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2017

Hello! What a lovely review! It's great to hear from clients who have enjoyed both the flexibility and the variety of our tours! We are delighted that Jeremy made your experience so enjoyable! We appreciate your recommendation and hope to welcome you again soon! Kind...More

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Reviewed 5 May 2017

We took three separate private tours through British Tours. All of them were in Russian. Our guide, Alexandra, was very friendly and knowledgable. The company was very easy to work with and communicate with over email. The 5 hour tour of London was good, but...More

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BritishTours, Tour Planner at British Tours - Day Tours from London, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience with British Tours. It's always great to get feedback from clients so that we can continue working hard to consistently deliver superior service to all our clients. Unfortunately traffic in London in unavoidable! But...More

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Reviewed 1 May 2017

Sam was our guide and we were delighted! He was prompt, courteous and knowledgeable and made the entire trip worth every penny. The group included myself (71), my husband (72) and my Mother (96). Mother uses a walker and Sam made sure that Mother was...More

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Reviewed 25 April 2017

We had a fantastic experience with Richard. He picked us up right on time and the car was very comfortable with lots of water and snacks. He was very knowledgeable about anything we asked about, but didn't overwhelm us with too much information. It was...More

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BritishTours, Tour Planner at British Tours - Day Tours from London, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience with British Tours! What wonderful praise for Richard! We will pass on your comments. We are delighted you and your family had such a great tour! We appreciate the recommendation and hope to welcome...More

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Reviewed 24 April 2017

Only way to go. The best way to everything in one day. The driver took us to see all the hot spots in London.

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BritishTours, Tour Planner at British Tours - Day Tours from London, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2017

Hello, Thanks so much for reviewing your experience with British Tours! Great to hear you have enjoyed your London tour! We hope you will visit again soon! Kind Regards, The British Tours Team

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Reviewed 24 April 2017

Just finished the tour of Paris and Normandy. We traveled from London to Paris on the Eurostar. Every detail went as planned and our guide, Claude, did an excellent job showing us Paris on the first day of our arrival. He then picked us up...More

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BritishTours, Tour Planner at British Tours - Day Tours from London, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2017

Hello, Thank you for reviewing your experience with British Tours! We are committed to not only providing great tours, but also excellent customer service, so it's great to when clients have found the process pleasant from start to finish! We are delighted you enjoyed your...More

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Reviewed 22 April 2017

It is my practice to only write positive reviews, but in this case, I feel compelled to address real dissatisfaction with British Tours. We scheduled an all day (and expensive) tour of London with a car and tour guide while we were in London. Our...More

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BritishTours, Manager at British Tours - Day Tours from London, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to review our services. We are sorry that you didn’t enjoy the tour as much as we would have liked you to. We have already addressed this matter directly with you and reached a conclusion that we believe...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2017

By far the best experience I’ve had with a tourist company. There doesn’t seem to be much British Tours isn’t willing to do….customization for your needs. I made several detailed inquiries before booking the trip and all were answered promptly with professional dialoged. So going...More

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BritishTours, Tour Planner at British Tours - Day Tours from London, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Hello, Thank you for this wonderful review! We are delighted that your have enjoyed your experience with British Tours from start to finish! How great to hear that Rod exceeded expectations - as we pride ourselves on our customisable tours, its fantastic to know that...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2017

Paul picked us up at our hotel. He was extremely knowledgeable, easygoing and adaptable as we let the tour evolve as we went. We discovered London City as apposed to greater London and learnt so much about post war London, wonderful traditions and hidden treasures...More

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BritishTours, Tour Planner at British Tours - Day Tours from London, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2017

Hello, How wonderful to hear that you enjoyed the flexibility of our tours! We are so pleased that you enjoyed your day with Paul and that he showed you London's hidden treasures! We appreciate your recommendation and hope to welcome you back soon! Kind Regards,...More

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Reviewed 5 April 2017

Jonathon picked us up at our hotel. He was a very informed tour guide and we thoroughly enjoyed our day with him. He scheduled our family to witness the changing of the guards at Windsor castle.

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Response from RMurray847 | Reviewed this property |
We used this company in April. They were great...pricey, perhaps, but great service. Try writing them. I can't give the email address here, but it is easy to find on their website. Because of the time difference, give... More
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Response from Kelli H | Reviewed this property |
Agreed British Tours was great and they will customize. We did 2 days and it was amazing. Get to see thing the guides know about that you would not see with a big tour group. We did a larger group as well and verified a... More
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