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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

Daily (13 Feb 2016 - 30 Oct 2016)
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 (31 Oct 2016 - 4 Dec 2016)
DayTimes
Saturday10:0016:00
Sunday10:0016:00

* Daily public sailings run 13 February 2016 to 4 December 2016. Group visits and private charters all year. Out of peak season (Jan 1st to March 24th and October 31st to Dec 4th 2016) 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

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2016

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    363
  • Very Good
    177
  • Average
    38
  • Poor
    14
  • Terrible
    9

Recent Reviews:

  • Sophie K
    England, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Lovely boat trip with cream tea!
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 30th August 2016
    I loved this trip as the commentary was interesting and it told you about the history of the river. Relaxing trip and the cream tea was delicious! Read full review
  • Kostie
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    River cruise
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 29th August 2016
    Nice little cheap and cheerful 40 minute trip down the Thames. The house along the way are magnificent to look at and nice to take in some local history via the commentary provided. Read full review
  • MartinKck
    Slough, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Great boat trip
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 29th August 2016
    At first I was not sure if my two toddlers would enjoy this sort of thing, therefore we decided to go only for short 40 minute long trip. However they absolutely loved it to my great surprise. We... Read full review

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