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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 (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
    401
  • Very Good
    188
  • Average
    47
  • Poor
    15
  • Terrible
    11

Recent Reviews:

  • TheTurrants
    Basildon, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Best boating
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 19th February 2017
    Lovely end to a day visit to Windsor, spur of the moment when walking back to the car park at Alexandra Gardens. We enjoyed a lazy 40 minutes on board with waiter bar service (if required) a very... Read full review
  • Jayne J
    London, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Valentines day
    3 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 15th February 2017
    Although mostly enjoyable I couldn't hear the pre recorded travel guide as it was very muffled plus a few kids were screaming. Good job we hadn't booked the longer trip Read full review
  • Paul A
    Windsor, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Great family day trip
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 13th February 2017
    One of the main attractions around Windsor which can suit all ages from 4 to 100. If delivered on a sunny day it can be one of the best experiences. Read full review

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