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The Picnic Boat

Quay Side, Dartmouth TQ6 9BH, England
+44 7968 752625
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Romantic Proposal!

Well what can I say?... Kevin was made our weekend special! I proposed to my girlfriend at... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2017
Ajay S
Plymouth, United Kingdom
Fantastic lunch on river

Kevin was a fantastic host and provided a great picnic. He was full of information about the... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2017
Carrie O
via mobile
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Quay Side, Dartmouth TQ6 9BH, England
+44 7968 752625
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Reviewed 27 September 2017

Well what can I say?... Kevin was made our weekend special! I proposed to my girlfriend at Dartmouth Castle, which was complete surprise. He even played along with the made-up story to make it even more convincing! He was waiting on time and the return...More

Thank Ajay S
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Kevin was a fantastic host and provided a great picnic. He was full of information about the river. We all had a fantastic boat ride from age 1 to 67. Thank you for making our celebrations so memorable. (Salad dressing was amazing!)

Thank Carrie O
Reviewed 24 August 2017

This is a terrific experience, combining as it does the lovely River Dart in Devon, a 2.5 hour boat trip, and a fantastic 'picnic'. From the extensive list of options we chose to experience local foods and these were supplied generously by our Skipper, Kevin....More

Thank AroundtheWorldalmost
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Booked the picnic boat to celebrate our anniversary, despite pouring rain we were delighted with the comfortable and romantic ambience on board. The owner Kevin was professional, knowledge and friendly, providing us with a potted history of the river Dart. The food was high and...More

Thank Cathy A
Reviewed 9 July 2017

We booked the Picnic Boat as a 70th Birthday surprise for our mum, there were 5 of us in total of all ages and each of us thoroughly enjoyed ourselves, the trip was very easy to book, Kevin provides all the details, splendid cruise up...More

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Reviewed 27 June 2017

Some friends and I celebrated my recent birthday on The Picnic Boat, Amazing Time, the boat, the host, the food and the scenery just perfect....look forward to another reason/excuse to get back on board soon!

Thank nicolapsmyth
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

I booked the picnic boat as a surprise for my husband for our 20th wedding anniversary. I booked the romantic package and was not disappointed. The boat was lovely and comfortable and the food which was washed down with a bottle of champagne was superb....More

Thank Debbie S
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Visit with my wife and parents last year. This a such a great experience, excellent food & great views - just nice and relaxing. The weather helps but don't let that put you off booking.. it would still be great in the rain. Many thanks...More

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 28 April 2017

We booked the boat as a surprise birthday treat for my 13 year old nephew and had a wonderful day taking cream tea whilst cruising on the river (with some fizz for the adults!) Kevin was a fantastic host, full of local info, who it...More

Thank spenaluna
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Booked Kevin and the Picnic boat to celebrate my wife's birthday. There were 10 of us kids and grandkids included and very comfortably accommodated. We went with the breakfast brunch and everyone thoroughly enjoyed the food, the Home made Granola is especially fantastic, made at...More

Thank janandgaz2017
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Questions & Answers
8 August 2015|
Response from Kevin W | Property representative |
We do cater for gluten and dairy free diets
Sue W
17 July 2015|
Response from Kevin W | Property representative |
Just give me a call to see what availability we have 07968 752625 Regards Kevin
Naomi G
6 March 2015|
Response from Kevin W |
We actually start this weekend 7th March