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We are a family run local business provding a daily ferry service to Brownsea Island, we have Harbour and coastal cruises throughout the season and we have boats which do a regular service from Poole to Wareham. We cater for parties, weddings, and...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Fish Shambles Steps, Poole, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to Poole and bought tickets from the kiosk for a trip to Wareham. Although the boat was quite full we all got a good view and could hear all the commentary which was interesting and although we are local we learnt a few things...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank AngieP49
Reviewed October 14, 2018

We decided we would like a tour of the harbour so checked out all of the boat excursions on the quayside. The lady we spoke to at the Greenslade kiosk on 10/10/18 was really helpful explaining exactly what we could get. That made our mind...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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FionaC2802, Owner at Greenslade Pleasure Boats, responded to this reviewResponded October 17, 2018

Thank you!

Reviewed October 3, 2018

We travelled to Brownsea Island from Poole and was delighted on our return by a cruise around Poole Harbour. It was also good to receive a commentary during both trips, which further enhanced the experience, The crew were very friendly and particularly helpful during boarding...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Roland T
Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

Loved it!! We are regular visitors to Poole and Brownsea Island but we’d never been on a boat tour. The boat left from Poole Harbour, stopped to drop some people off at Brownsea Island and pick some up as well, then went on tour round...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank MGL262
Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

Great value at £11.50 each for a trip to Brownsea Island in 20 mins (where we visited for a few hours) and 45 mins back. Very informative commentary on the waterways and islands. Half hourly sailings.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JAC-B-321
Fiona C, Owner at Greenslade Pleasure Boats, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2018

Thank you!

Reviewed September 3, 2018

If you have never been to Poole before a trip on one of the Pleasure Boats is well worth the money. They take you on a lovely tour of Poole harbour and explain about the islands in the harbour and the history of the place....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Valerie342
Fiona C, Owner at Greenslade Pleasure Boats, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2018

Thank you!

Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

We booked with Greenslades to go out to Bournemouth Bay to watch the Air Show today - we couldn’t get tickets for the company we usually use, so decided that as we really enjoy the Air Show from the sea, we would suffer the higher...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank rockchick66
Fiona C, Owner at Greenslade Pleasure Boats, responded to this reviewResponded September 3, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to put your review on our page .... I would like to draw your attention to an overwhelming details that you have chosen to not put into your review..... FACT... The cruise we offered was advertised as a cruise...More

Reviewed August 26, 2018

The best way to enjoy Poole’s Thursday display, we boarded the boat at 9.00 pm initially we were taken up River to inspect some of Sunseekers luxury cruisers no change from £24m then out past the docked Condor ferry we were told this could be...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Fiona C, Owner at Greenslade Pleasure Boats, responded to this reviewResponded September 3, 2018

Thank you for the comments, really appreciate the time taken :)

Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Booked the day before and arrived just before 10:30 to board - glad we did as the queue grew longer and longer as we waited. Seated outside upstairs and set off. Great commentary and interesting info from Jack and a relaxing journey to Wareham. We...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank JoMo21
Fiona C, Owner at Greenslade Pleasure Boats, responded to this reviewResponded September 3, 2018

Yes, our ques can be long this time of year! Glad to hear that you enjoyed the cruise, thank you

Reviewed August 17, 2018

A Thursday summer evening boat trip with Greenslades is always a pleasure. Whether a run up to Wareham or out to Old Harry, the boats are very comfortable and have very helpful and informative skippers. For an extra treat fish and chips can be delivered...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Fiona C, Owner at Greenslade Pleasure Boats, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

Thank you!

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