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Mersey Ferry

Pier Head | Georges Parade, Liverpool L3 1DR, England
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Hop aboard one of our daily River Explorer Cruises for stunning views, fascinating history and unlimited sea air. An iconic Mersey Ferry will take you on a 50-minute journey that lets you explore the River Mersey's rich past... And present. You'll see the unrivalled and ever evolving UNESCO world heritage waterfront from the deck of this famous ferry.
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  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
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Pier Head | Georges Parade, Liverpool L3 1DR, England
Central Liverpool
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"minute round trip"
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"razzle dazzle"
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"royal iris"
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"trip lasts"
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"liverpool skyline"
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"nice trip"
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"both sides"
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"gerry marsden"
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"informative commentary"
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"salford quays"
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"running commentary"
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"top deck"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Enjoyed the 50 minute trip along both banks. We sat midships on the starboard side. Sadly there was no speaker and we missed a lot history lesson. Will sit different position on another occasion.

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a great trip on the ferry , as soon as we boarded we were greeted by lovely Kayley serving great coffee and the best scouse in Liverpool . She gave us great advice and where to go and what we should see ....More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Decided to do the 2 hour evening cruise on 19th May. At first we were not sure what to expect as there were a lot of alcoh ok merry passengers waiting to board. We were looking forward to seeing how the river as changed with...More

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MTAttractions, Guest Relations Manager at Mersey Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for the lovely review Steven, we are so glad you enjoyed your evening cruise. It's good to hear that you enjoyed the band and will be recommending it to others. We have various summer evening cruises coming up and these can be found...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We took the Dazzle ferry, Snowdrop, for a ride as part of the Daytripper Ticket including the Beatles Story. Had a great ride with good commentary on a lovely fall day. Lots of good info on the history of Dazzle Ships. Back at the dock...More

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Thanks for the review, we are glad you enjoyed the Ferry cruise. The smaller Beatles exhibition (including Fab 4D) at the Pier Head has been closed down in January. The Daytripper Ticket includes the much larger Beatles Story exhibition which is situated at the Albert...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Our trip was ok. Cut short as a woman was very unwell. Didn't find this trip engaging. Couldn't hear that much and I just found it a wee boat trip but as I say it felt like 20mins then off againMore

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Thank you for the review, we are sorry your tour was shortened due to passenger illness. The full tour which has commentary throughout is 50 minutes long, if you had spoken to the staff you could have stayed on the boat to complete the full...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

We combined this trip with the City Bur Tour...both musts to do whilst in Liverpool. The river trip was very interesting and told us a lot about the history of the river, landmarks on both banks. We sailed on the very boat where the Beatles...More

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MTAttractions, Guest Relations Manager at Mersey Ferry, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for the great review, we are pleased you enjoyed your Do the Double ticket. It sounds as though you really enjoyed your day travelling round on the Ferry and tour bus. We are also glad you took the opportunity to visit our U-Boat...More

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Robert T
11 April 2018|
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Response from 56Myangel62 | Reviewed this property |
I would imagine there would be no problem, but perhaps it would be best to contact the ferry company themselves for advice and notification of this very special and personal occasion. That way, they could perhaps arrange a... More
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Ian G
27 September 2017|
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Response from lindale | Reviewed this property |
We paid £14.50 for each adult to include Spaceport & U boat experience (free) Well worth the cost as the Ferry trip (£10) is great with an informative commentary. Great for the complete trip...or allow half a day and get... More
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Cheryl M
27 July 2017|
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Response from Gillian B | Reviewed this property |
I would say you need to check with the ferry company and the Mersey authorities, but start with the ferry company they might be able to arrange everything if its possible. They all seem so helpful.
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