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Address: Westminster Pier | Victoria Embankment, London SW1A 2JH, England
Phone Number: 020 77 400 400
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Description: Frequent sightseeing cruises on the River Thames through central London...
Frequent sightseeing cruises on the River Thames through central London from and to Westminster, London Eye, Tower of London and Greenwich piers on modern, wheelchair-friendly boats. Commentary provided, refreshments and toilets available. One-way, return and all-day, hop-on/hop-off tickets available for adults and children, with special value family tickets for two adults and up to 3 children travelling together. Cruises operate every day of the year (except Christmas Day 25th December) from about 10am until 5-6pm with evening cruises in summer.
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River lights cruise-stunning views

My husband and I took the river lights cruise for our wedding anniversary loved it. The views across London are really special; the Eye, Tower Bridge, Tower of London, MI5 and all... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 26, 2015
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

My husband and I took the river lights cruise for our wedding anniversary loved it. The views across London are really special; the Eye, Tower Bridge, Tower of London, MI5 and all the buildings along the waterfront from Westminster to Tower Bridge and beyond. Canapés were served throughout the 2-hour cruise (salmon & cream cheese, wild mushroom, prawn and a... More 

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

This was a really great trip with polite and informative staff, The boat was clean and tidy and in good condition with plenty of seating. We went on this on a Wednesday afternoon and it was excellent value for money. Traveling as two seniors the fare was only £11.90 each and this covers for 24 hours so if you don't... More 

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Wales, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 NEW

We were lucky to have an excellent commentry by a young skipper and not by an audio tape over the speakers, he was brilliant!! a lot of information about the Thames / Residents and buildings etc... Boat very clean and spacious - staff friendly and welcoming

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Cheadle
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 NEW

brilliant staff but diobolical customer care team,they refuse to give there name,refuse to allow me to speak to someone else and ignore my email,we booked the showboat cruise and ,my mum ended up be that ill she had to spend the night in hospital , doctors ask if she had eaten fish,only fish she had was on that cruise

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Lincoln England
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 NEW

Boat nice and warm, informal commentary was interesting and humourous, cafe & bar cash only. Journey takes around an hour from westminster pier to greenwich, boats every half hour

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Southport
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 NEW

It was my wife's 50 th birthday. 10 of our family' aged from 84 down to 20, joined the cruise. It started with a great welcome on board. The singer, Penny, started the evening with easy listening songs whilst we eat our excellent 4 course dinner. The food was well presented, very tasty and plenty of it! Penny found out... More 

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Essex, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 NEW via mobile

Booked a Rover ticket and took one boat from Greenwich to Tower Pier. This first trip was relaxing, peaceful and enjoyable. The seats were comfortable and views impressive. The next trip from Tower Pier to Westminster was taken later in the day in what can only be described as the boat equivalent of a cattle truck. The commentary was amusing... More 

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ENGLAND
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60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 NEW

Booked a lunch site seeing cruise on the Thames. Excellent seat at the top table. Great view out the front window. Food more than excellent. Superb all round. Staff great. Would almost certainly do this again. Thank you !!!!

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St Helens, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 NEW

On the 14th of March we done the afternoon tea down the Thames. Very nice sandwiches cakes and scones. The boat was warm clean and comfortable all the staff where brilliant very polite and helpful. Trip lasted for 1hour and 30mins leaving at 3.30pm arriving back at 5pm.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 NEW

Booked Afternoon Tea to end a day out in London with my daughter to celebrate her 21st birthday. We boarded from Tower Pier and shown to our table which was brilliant, as when the boat pulled in, people were trying to push their way to the front to get a window seat! We were unable to book a guaranteed window... More 

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