French Brothers Ltd - Maidenhead to Windsor

Type:Boat Trip

Maidenhead, Berkshire, SL6 8DW

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The Maidenhead to Windsor return trip with French Brothers Boat Trips offers you a tranquil river journey as well as time spent exploring historic Windsor. 

Departing Maidenhead at 11:00 your journey will take you past “millionaires' row” where you will see the riverside homes of the stars.  The boat passes through Bray and Boveney locks, past Oakley Court and Monkey Island Estate then continues past Windsor Racecourse where you are afforded magnificent views of Windsor Castle, arriving Windsor Promenade 12:30.

This enables you to enjoy some free time exploring Windsor before the return trip to Maidenhead leaves Windsor Promenade at 16:15 and arrives back in Maidenhead at 17:45.

The boat serves light refreshments on board and there are bar and toilet facilities available.  Why not pre book online a luxury afternoon tea to enjoy on the journey home?

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Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
2021 Adult Return Journey£23.75 per ticket
2021 Adult Single Journey£18.10 per ticket
2021 Child Return Journey£15.85 per ticket
2021 Child Single Journey£12.10 per ticket
2021 Family (2+2) Return Journey£63.35 per ticket
2021 Family (2+2) Single Journey£48.30 per ticket
2021 Family (2+3) Return Journey£71.30 per ticket
2021 Family (2+3) Single Journey£54.35 per ticket
2021 Senior Return Journey£21.85 per ticket
2021 Senior Single Journey£16.65 per ticket

Above are 'on the day' prices. Discounted tickets available online.

Special Offers

  • Are you a resident of Maidenhead or fancy a different way to travel?

    Why not make your way to Windsor by boat? Beat the traffic and arrive in style!

    Leaving Maidenhead at 11am, and returning at 16.15, there’s plenty of time for lunch and shopping and enjoying all that wonderful Windsor has to offer. Don’t forget to show your advantage card for 10% discount on full price tickets!


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    Recent Reviews:

    • PinkpersonHampshire
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 27th September 2021
      We took the Royal Experience on 'Streatley'. It was fantastic. 6 hours on the boat, excellent lunch and afternoon tea and 2 hours to explore Windsor. Absolutely brilliant and would definitely... Read full review
    • francesk663
      A very enjoyable evening to be talked about for sometime to come
      5 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 29th September 2021
      We took 38 people on a Riverboat Shuffle on 18 September. Staff were fabulous and very welcoming. Food was good Music was great and we danced the night away!! Thank you French Brothers Read full review
    • Guy429
      Reading, United Kingdom
      Good sightseeing for film fans
      5 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 29th September 2021
      Today I really enjoyed the Windsor 2 hour lunch cruise as part of a group. The crew were knowledgeable, courteous and looked the part, too. It's a great route for film fans because it passes Bray... Read full review

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    Opening Times

    Open (1 May 2021 - 19 Sept 2021)
    Tuesday - SundayOpen

    * Trips run Tuesday to Sunday, 1 May to 19 September 2021. Standard Sailing Times: Depart Maidenhead Promenade 11.00. Arrive Windsor Promenade 12.30. Depart Windsor Promenade 16:15. Arrive Maidenhead Promenade 17.45.

    Please note, other trips may be added to the schedule subject to availability. For a full listing of running trips please refer to French Brothers' website (

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    French Brothers Boats on the River Thames with Windsor Castle in the backgroundFrench Brothers Ltd, Windsor and MaidenheadFrench Brothers run boat trips on the River Thames from Windsor, Runnymede and Maidenhead. Choose from a short return trip or a full-day cruise.

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