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Address: 13 B quai Rambaud, 69002, Lyon, France
Phone Number: +33 4 78 42 96 81
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LYON CITY BOAT : DINING CRUISES - SIGHTSEEING CRUISES - PRIVATE CRUISESLYON...

LYON CITY BOAT : DINING CRUISES - SIGHTSEEING CRUISES - PRIVATE CRUISESLYON CITY BOAT : CROISIERES REPAS - CROISIERES PROMENADES - CROISIERES PRIVATIVES

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Beautiful boat and a pleasant trip - but English commentary often indecipherable.

We booked the one hour Discovery Tour using our City Cards and I am glad we chose that one. When we arrived to board, the kiosk had a notice saying that our trip was fully... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 25 September 2016
CuriousTravellerYork
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York, United Kingdom

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London, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Group of perhaps 70 people, booked by a travel company at short notice, seemingly a recipe for a bad experience. However, we were greeted by a charming group of waiters, served a local apero and then a three course meal that was elegantly presented, imaginative and delicious. The night-time cruise around the central island, presqu'ile, was beautiful. An altogether good... More 

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Thank steven s
LyonCityBoat, Responsable commercial at Lyon City Boat, responded to this review

Hello steven s, Thank you for posting your experience at restaurant boat Hermès on TripAdvisor regarding your stay earlier in Lyon. So pleased that you enjoyed an excellent dinner on Hermès. I am so pleased that our staff made you feel special. We hope to welcome you soon on our boats. Regards, Lyon City Boat More 

Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

We stumbled across the boat tour on our way back from Vieux Lyon and decided to hop aboard. We are so glad we did as we saw lots of Lyon that we wouldn't have seen on foot as we weren't planning on heading up the Saone that far. We took the one hour tour which went up to an island... More 

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Thank Vickilouable
LyonCityBoat, Responsable commercial at Lyon City Boat, responded to this review

Dear Vickilouable, Thanks for you awesome review. We're glad you enjoyed your cruise. We hope to see you again. Regards, Lyon City Boat More 

York, United Kingdom
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83 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

We booked the one hour Discovery Tour using our City Cards and I am glad we chose that one. When we arrived to board, the kiosk had a notice saying that our trip was fully booked, so I was surprised that there were many empty seats in the covered area. I assume that the occupants of the upper deck were... More 

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Thank CuriousTravellerYork
LyonCityBoat, Responsable commercial at Lyon City Boat, responded to this review

Dear CuriousTravellerYork, Firstly, thank you for sharing your feedback about your recent experience on our boats. Believe we feel so sorry you didn’t appreciate the english comments and we understand your disappointments. This should not have ever happened in a place like ours. This incident is exceptional. We thank you for your honest feedback. We will strive to improve upon... More 

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251 reviews
90 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed this boat trip as it took us further than we would have managed on foot. The buildings along the route are beautiful and the commentary interesting. As it was September the full list of tours listed at the kiosk were not offered as it's not summer. The trip is a pleasant way to spend an hour but if... More 

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Thank Jacky D
LyonCityBoat, Responsable commercial at Lyon City Boat, responded to this review

Hello Jacky D, Thank you very much for sharing your feedback about your recent experience on our boats. We are also delighted to read that you appreciated the cruise. We hope to see you soon, Regards, Lyon City Boat More 

Christchurch, New Zealand
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243 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

We took the 2.15 pm up the Saone which is exactly one hour long. The top deck is outside and on a hot day would be too hot for comfort, I think. The best part of the tour was the interesting and informative commentary in both French and English - the guide makes this very worthwhile and you get a... More 

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Thank WingerJack
LyonCityBoat, Responsable commercial at Lyon City Boat, responded to this review

Hello WingerJack, Thank you for sharing with us your great review about your cruise. It is always a great satisfaction to see the contentment of our customers. I will share your nice comments with the crew. It will be a plasure to welcome you another time on our boats. Regards, Lyon City Boat More 

Leeds, United Kingdom
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498 reviews
420 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 220 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

Did this trip on a very hot Sunday in July. There was a tinted glass air conditioned cabin almost the full length of the very modern boat which most of the passengers seemed to prefer although some opted to fry up on the cabin roof. There was an informative commentary in French & English to add to the interest. The... More 

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Thank observer2011
LyonCityBoat, Responsable commercial at Lyon City Boat, responded to this review

Bonjour observer2011, Thanks for your wonderful review! We hope to see you again. Regards, Lyon City Boat More 

Clearwater, Florida
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9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Always nice when surprised by the quality of the meal! For about €50 the boat tour AND meal was fantastic! The gourmet meal was a nice surprise! Would like to see a better priced wine selection...that would be my only negative comment! This boat is a must do in Lyon! Very pristine!

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Thank Borne2sail
LyonCityBoat, Responsable commercial at Lyon City Boat, responded to this review

Hello Borne2sail, Thank you for choosing restaurant boat Hermès for your stay in Lyon. We are thrilled to read that you had an excellent cruise and were satisfied by our Chef’s cuisine. We hope to welcome you back at our place very soon. Sincerely, Lyon City Boat More 

Lymington, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

We chose the Old town tour which takes you out of the city into the leafy suburbs during which the guide revealed some interesting facts about the continued history of the city. If the weather is very hot and sunny and you would like to sit on the top deck, make sure to bring a hat or parasol as there... More 

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Thank Sharon M
LyonCityBoat, Responsable commercial at Lyon City Boat, responded to this review

Hello Sharon M Thank you for sharing with us your positive thoughts about the Discovery cruises . We are glad that you appreciated the trip and had a great time at on boat. We will share with pleasure your kind words with all our team members. Regards, Lyon City Boat More 

UK
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10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016

It was raining, we had a city card. We got our tickets an hour or so in advance and took the 3.15 trip up the Saone. Good views, even from the inside of this new electric boat, and the commentary in French and English was clear and interesting. A very pleasant hour's trip.

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Thank AlistairandMarion
LyonCityBoat, Responsable commercial at Lyon City Boat, responded to this review

Hello AlistairandMarion, Thank you very much for your comment. We're glad you enjoyed the sightseing cruise and had a great time on Navilys boat. We hope to see you again. Regards, Lyon City Boat More 

Bedfordshire, England
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152 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 158 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016

We took the one hour sightseeing trip which appeared to be all that was on offer and was disappointed. The problem seems to be that it started near the Perrache station on the Salone side, travels down the river to the confluence, and then up the Rhone river a short way, before turning around. Whilst the start of the trip... More 

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Thank DarrenHenman
LyonCityBoat, Responsable commercial at Lyon City Boat, responded to this review

Hello DarrenHenman, Firstly, thanks to share your experience on TripAdvisor. We are sorry if you are disapointed about Confluence cruise. May be are you interested about old city for your trip and not desig area like Confluence ? If it's right, we recommend that you for your next cruise on our company, to will choose, Ile barbe cruise. You'll navigate... More 

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