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French Brothers Ltd

Boat Trip

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Windsor Majesty on the Thames at Windsor

Address/Location

The Clewer Boathouse
Clewer Court Road
Windsor
Berkshire
SL4 5JH

Contact

Tel: +44 01753 851900

Fax: +44 01753 832303

French Brothers run boat trips on the River Thames from Windsor, Runnymede and Maidenhead. Choose from a short return trip or a full-day cruise.

French Brothers won 'Best Inland Canal/Riverboat Operator' in the 2016 Group Travel Awards.  French Brothers have Tripadvisors' certificate of excellence.

Day visitors to Windsor can choose either a short 40 minute return trip or a longer 2 hour return – both offer amazing views of the Castle. Discounted tickets can be booked online, with further discounts available for groups of 20 or more. Groups of 20+ should contact the bookings office.

There are 2 scheduled services offering visitors to Windsor the opportunity to arrive in style – by boat with regular sailings from Maidenhead and from Runnymede. An additional service is available from Runnymede that travels to Hampton Court.

All of the French Brothers fleet are available for private charter. They are perfect for all milestone events such as birthday parties, anniversaries, wedding receptions and social functions.

Corporate customers can charter a boat for an off site dinner as part of a conference. The River Thames is easily accessible from all of the Town Centre and riverside hotels.

There is an extensive programme of special events such as Sunday lunch cruises and trips on a fantastic Victorian steam boat. These can all be booked online at www.frenchbrothers.co.uk

Opening Times

Weekends (9 Jan 2017 - 5 Feb 2017)
DayTimes
Saturday10:0015:00
Sunday10:0015:00
Daily (11 Feb 2017 - 29 Oct 2017)
DayTimes
Monday10:0017:00
Tuesday10:0017:00
Wednesday10:0017:00
Thursday10:0017:00
Friday10:0017:00
Saturday10:0017:00
Sunday10:0017:00
Bank Holiday10:0017:00
Weekends (30 Oct 2017 - 3 Dec 2017)
DayTimes
Saturday10:0016:00
Sunday10:0016:00

* Daily public sailings run 11 February 2017 to 29 October 2017. Group visits and private charters all year. Out of peak season (Jan 1st to March 31st and October 30th to Dec 3rd 2017) trips will run subject to river conditions.

Awards

  • Regional and Miscellaneous -The Group Travel awards - Best Canal or Riverboat Operators for Groups Winner 2016 The Group Travel awards - Best Canal or Riverboat Operators for Groups Winner 2016 2016
TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2016

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    397
  • Very Good
    187
  • Average
    45
  • Poor
    15
  • Terrible
    10

Recent Reviews:

  • Jennifer G
    Bracknell, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Hen weekend!
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 16th January 2017
    We had an amazing trip down the river for my sister in laws hen weekend! The afternoon tea as sooooo good!!! There was so much!! And quality food! The lads & lady on bar where so helpful and told us... Read full review
  • Avidesh S
    Trinidad
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Average
    3 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 4th December 2016
    Nicely organised tour with friendly staff. However, 40 minutes is a bit too long for simply seeing trees and birds. The view of Windsor castle from the boat is good - worth a picture or two. Read full review
  • Kerri T
    Staff party
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 15th November 2016
    Had a staff party on one of the party boats. Was a great night. Music was great even after pretty much requesting everything 😂 staff on board were lovely too. Read full review

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