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The Peppermint Bay Lunch Cruise from Hobart

  • Tour from Hobart to Peppermint Bay on a catamaran for views from the water 
  • Learn about the history, culture, and environment of the area from a guide 
  • Relax and enjoy the scenery while a captain takes care of navigation 
The Peppermint Bay Lunch Cruise from Hobart
From US$86.18
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The Peppermint Bay Lunch Cruise from Hobart
From US$86.18
Explore River Derwent and Peppermint Bay on this half-day cruise from Hobart. Listen to your captain and guide for in-depth information about the area and its animal inhabitants, such as dolphins that often swim alongside the boat. Cruise through the D’Entrecasteaux Channel to end up at the Peppermint Bay Hotel, where you will stop for an included waterside lunch.
What to Expect
Arrive at the Brooke Street Pier for your cruise's departure; step on board, find a comfortable seat, and enjoy the scenery while the captain takes care of the navigation. This cruise allows you to travel to Peppermint Bay via the pleasant water route and relax along the way.

Travel down to the River Derwent and through the D’Entrecasteaux Channel, where dolphins will often accompany the boat. Listen to your guide's commentary about the area's culture, history, and environment to learn much more than you would on your own.

When you arrive in Peppermint Bay, disembark at the Peppermint Bay Hotel for a lunch made from locally sourced produce. Take a stroll around Woodbridge and enjoy views across the D’Entrecasteaux Channel to Bruny Island before returning to Hobart in the pleasant, relaxing way you came.
Reviews (195)
1 - 5 of 186 reviews
Reviewed 30 September 2018
Great cruise

Totally enjoyed the cruise. Very relaxing and informative. It was lovely we had a sunny day. Saw a couple of seals as well. Plenty of room on the boat to move around, especially good for little children who find it hard to sit still. Easy...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank Destination621776
Reviewed 28 September 2018
wonderful lunch and cruise

Lovely cruise to Peppermint Bay despite the day being a little cloudy and the odd spit of rain. Lunch at the P. Bay hotel was wonderful and the lamb, spuds and salad was to die for ! ( As well as the previous several courses...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Dagny B
Reviewed 21 September 2018
Fabulous Day

The Peppermint Bay cruise is interesting, relaxing and most enjoyable. The cruise down is very pleasant with interesting commentary. The lunch was delicious and overall very good value. Recommend as a must do when in Hobart.

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank Palmbay2014
Reviewed 5 September 2018
Lunch cruise

What a fantastic day our party had on the Peppermint Bay lunch cruise. Boat trip to the restaurant was very relaxed with informative commentary from the captain as went out around the "Iron Pot Lighthouse". Bar with drinks and coffee went down well. The lunch...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank cookonbbq
Reviewed 29 May 2018
Fabulous first class day out

We took this cruise and lunch for Mother's Day and could not have asked for a better day out. From start to finish it was such a wonderful day. The River Cat is fantastic with a bar and seating and we were able to go...More

Date of experience: May 2018
5  Thank Looly1
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Jenny Y
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Response from carobell631 | Reviewed this property |
If you don’t like rough seas - yes it is. 👌
23 June 2018|
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Response from Artie S | Reviewed this property |
That might be a bit tight. We got back at 3:30 or thereabouts.