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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 2017

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    474
  • Very Good
    221
  • Average
    61
  • Poor
    18
  • Terrible
    12

Recent Reviews:

  • 3151ace
    Trip Type:
    Family
    River cruise in style!
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 19th August 2017
    Family booked a trip and hired the boat for a 5 hour trip with food and wine. So worth it!! Captain, Jamie and staff were fantastic and took us on a river tour to remember. Kids had a fab time and... Read full review
  • rayrest
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Excellent boat ride
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 18th August 2017
    This really is an excellent boat ride with running commentary on board that points out all the general points of interests. Very professional staff that certainly know what they are doing. Quite a... Read full review
  • 429x
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    An afternoon on the ricer
    4 of 5 stars
    Friday, 18th August 2017
    Quite a breif trip up the river. Takes 20 mins there. Turn around and 20 mins back. Brilliant guided tour. However could be longer and have some more interesting views. Read full review

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