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Reviewed 1 week ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our week in August. The staff at Caley Cruisers could not have been more helpful. The weather was a mixed bag but had a bit of sunshine every day and full sun for our two nights at Fort Augustus which was very...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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CaleyCruisers, Manager at Caley Cruisers, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for the lovely review of your recent trip with us. We certainly have had a mixed bag of weather this summer but glad you got some sun for part of your voyage through the canal. We’re very pleased you liked our...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our third Caledonian Canal holiday with Caley Cruisers on the Caledonian Canal, indeed our oldest dog (Cally) was named in commemoration of our first holiday in 2013 which we had loved. On this venture we were accompanied by our close family (Ian, Sue,...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Wendykerr
CaleyCruisers, Manager at Caley Cruisers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much Wendy for taking the time and trouble to post such a detailed review of your trip with us last week. It was great to see you again, I’m glad you (along with the very cute canine crew!) were able to enjoy...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Everything was excellent. From first contact to boat hand back, everything went smoothly and the staff were excellent. From the office staff, the maintenance team, the boat handling tutors- everyone was keen to ensure we had a great holiday. The boat itself was a wee...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Grumpy-Weegie
CaleyCruisers, Manager at Caley Cruisers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

That you very much for your kind comments and for sharing such lovely pictures. We do try to have a variety of classes on the fleet so we can cater for all of the various different guest requirements we have. It’s great your enjoyed your...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a fantastic week on-board Torridon, a fantastic boat, stunning scenery and brilliant helpful staff, I can't fault Caley cruisers, the boat handover is first class, the explanation of everything on the boat is done by very friendly people and when we had a...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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CaleyCruisers, Manager at Caley Cruisers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your lovely review, we’re delighted you enjoyed your cruise with us onboard Torridon, it was a pleasure to be of service. We do always try our best to make sure everyone who cruises with us receives full support throughout their...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked a long weekend break with family. Everything went perfectly; from the comprehensive brief to the really efficient hand-back. The people at Caley Cruisers are absolutely top line - very friendly, patient and helpful. The boats are very well maintained, nicely fitted out, and great...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Scruntfuttock
CaleyCruisers, Manager at Caley Cruisers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your lovely review. We’re delighted you enjoyed your weekend with us and hope you can come back in the future to do the full return trip. All the best from everyone at Caley 😀⚓️🛥

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a brilliant week travelling the Caledonian Canal with our beautiful boat from Caley Cruises. We were given superb instruction from the wonderful George and our skipper felt entirely confident when we set off. Noting the inexperience of some of the crew in boats...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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CaleyCruisers, Manager at Caley Cruisers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your lovely review and extremely kind comments about George & Elizabeth, they’ll be delighted to hear them. We’re really lucky to have such a fantastic team. The canal is stunning and all the better to enjoy when the weather is...More

Reviewed 28 July 2019

We had a wonderful week aboard the Kintail starting 17th June this is a truly beautiful boat and easy to handle even though it was only us 2 seniors aboard as crew, the instruction was excellent and we were very relaxed setting off deciding to...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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CaleyCruisers, General Manager at Caley Cruisers, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2019

Thank you very much for your kind review Linda. It was great to see you both again and really pleased you enjoyed your trip with us on Kintail. With very best wishes. Audrey & all at Caley Cruisers 😀🛥⚓️

Reviewed 18 June 2019 via mobile

This was my third canal boat rental but the first with Caley. They really set the standard for how this should be done. From the documentation provided to the initial briefing everything went beyond expectation. The boat was squeaky clean, fully equipped and very comfortable....More

Date of experience: June 2019
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CaleyCruisers, General Manager at Caley Cruisers, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2019

Thank you very much for posting such a lovely review. We are really pleased you enjoyed your trip with us and happy with the service we provide. We look forward to being of service in the future. All the best from everyone at Caley 🛥😀

Reviewed 3 June 2019 via mobile

From start to finish we loved this holiday. Everything from the friendly greeting to the professional handover of the boat. The boat was excellent. The route was stunning. The weather was rubbish but that's Scotland. Well done Caley CruisesMore

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank simonngemma
CaleyCruisers, General Manager at Caley Cruisers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 June 2019

Thank you very much for your kind comments and for sharing your beautiful pictures. I’m sorry the weather wasn’t the best for your trip but hopefully the scenery made up for it. We look forward to seeing you with us again sometime. Best regards from...More

Reviewed 30 May 2019 via mobile

We are regular boat hirers on the Norfolk Broads but this year we wanted to do the Caledonian Canal. After doing abit of Research we decided to hire Torridon from Caley Cruisers for a week. Yes it was expensive but there a cheaper boats and...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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CaleyCruisers, General Manager at Caley Cruisers, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2019

Thank you very much for sharing your extremely kind review. We’re delighted you enjoyed your trip with us on Torridon, she is a lovely vessel (and it’s particularly nice when you can enjoy her in the sunshine!). We look forward to seeing you again sometime...More

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sharonj131
31 December 2018|
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Response from CaleyCruisers | Property representative |
The minimum hire period is 3 nights (Fri-Mon). There are several different boat classes to choose from and full price details, with live availability, are available on the company website.
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sharonj131
31 December 2018|
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Have a look on the Caley Cruises website, all the information you need is there.
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Yes, you are fully responsible for your boat & crew
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