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Padleford Riverboats

Harriet Island, Saint Paul, MN 55107
+1 651-227-1100
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Padddle Back in Time

We had some time to pass on a hot Saturday afternoon. Whenever I'm in a new city, I always take a... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Harshaw, Wisconsin
via mobile

Extremely oversold. Expect to find no place to sit and to have a hard time seeing anything over... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2016
Boston, Massachusetts
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The Padelford Riverboats operate out of Harriet Island near Downtown St. Paul, MN. Daily Sightseeing Cruises at Noon & 2pm. Lunch and Dinner cruises available as well. Buy Tickets Online & Save.
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good35%
  • Average23%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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Harriet Island, Saint Paul, MN 55107
+1 651-227-1100
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had some time to pass on a hot Saturday afternoon. Whenever I'm in a new city, I always take a narrated cruise on the river/Harbour or lake. Since most cities started because of their geography, especially to water, a river cruise is an excellent...More

Thank ScoutMidwest
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Extremely oversold. Expect to find no place to sit and to have a hard time seeing anything over the crowds lining the deck.

Thank Coprinus
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

We celebrated our 5th wedding anniversary on one of their cruises. The one we took served ribs. The bbq chicken was good but the ribs were underwhelming. The entertainment was nice and the service was great.

Thank sweetkays
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Our family took the afternoon cruise on the Mississippi River recently provided by 'Padleford Riverboats.' We were able to sit at the railings in a little group and enjoy the ride. A commentator provided nuggets of history along the way. The breezes made the ride...More

Thank Patricia_Travels7
Reviewed 1 September 2016

My husband and I enjoyed the Monday Madness riverboat ride. We saw several eagles and it was a perfect day to spend time on the river. The hot dog deal would have been great had the hot dogs been hot! A lukewarm hot dog is...More

Thank 7ContinentsExplored
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Not the best dinner cruise I have ever been on. Music was too loud, they were all about selling alcohol, but I wasn't ever even offered a glass of ice water with my meal. Food was so-so. It wouldn't take much to up their game...More

Thank TheTrainTraveler
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

An inexpensive outing with the kids. Tie in with lunch at Cassettas and a stroll through the Union Depot for the perfect outing!

Thank TJFogelberg
Reviewed 29 July 2016

My husband and I took the Sunset Cruise at $49 each. The ride was very smooth and enjoyable. There was a large, raucous party on board but I can't fault the operators. There were 3 people working the bar area, 1 had to be brand...More

1  Thank showingmydog
Reviewed 19 July 2016

We did the sightseeing tour. The Monday Madness ticket was only $8 each, this made it definitely worth the value and elevated it from a 3 to a 4 rating. We were under the impression that the cruise would pass by some of the downtown...More

Thank Andy B
Reviewed 18 July 2016

My wife and I spent a relaxing 2 hours on the afternoon cruise as part of a road trip around the Mid-West States. Pleasant company and a bar on board were a bonus. Views only average but it's always a nice experience to take a...More

Thank Geoffers1817
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