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Address: The Clewer Boathouse | Windsor, Windsor SL4 5JH, England
Phone Number: +44 1753 851900
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Description: Boat trips on the river Thames. Public trips depart from Windsor...
Boat trips on the river Thames. Public trips depart from Windsor Promenade, Maidenhead Promenade and the Runnymede Boathouse (please refer to the MAPS section of our website). The address listed here refers to office and administration only.
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Pleasant way to while away 45 minutes

Went on the 2pm cruise on 7th March with husband, son, a couple of friends and their two children. Pleasant cruise and very relaxing. Bar onboard which was nice as we could have a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 14, 2015
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London
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61 reviews 61 reviews
13 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Went on the 2pm cruise on 7th March with husband, son, a couple of friends and their two children. Pleasant cruise and very relaxing. Bar onboard which was nice as we could have a nice chilled glass of wine as we meandered along. Can't fault the cruise - only slight niggle was that when we arrived all the upper deck... More 

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essex
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34 reviews 34 reviews
14 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

After breakfast at our Hotel, we went for a walk before driving home. The sun was shining and we had time so we took the 40 min trip, so glad we did. It was so relaxing on the river, and the audio guide was very informative. Cant wait to try the 2hr trip in the summer.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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71 reviews 71 reviews
32 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

We took the shorter trip and really enjoyed it, the staff were very good, the trip was good fun and relaxing and good for all ages, the next time we would do the long trip with them

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Holyport, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

On the 20th December I took a party of friends for a Christmas Party & Dinner on board one of French Brothers Boats. We ravelled up and down the Thames from Runnymede for 4 hours. Having been meeting up with friends to celebrate Christmas and our friendship, this evening turned our to be the best party for many years. The... More 

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Brentford UK
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

This was a Pirate themed cruise from Windsor to Bray and back taking in the lock in both direction, We were well fed with a three course meal with tea and coffee, this was on a December evening starting at 7.30 back at 11pm, Well delivered by Captain Dave, and the rest of the crew with Hanna doing her bit... More 

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Windsor, United Kingdom
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87 reviews 87 reviews
11 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

Well worth going on this attraction Healthy - Good Fun - Relaxing - Wind Swept ( unless its the summer ! ) What more could you ask for ? Royal Swans .. Horse Racing when it is on ! Would recommend this ! Enjoy !

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Excellent trip last Sunday and we very much appreciated that French Bros ran the trip for such a small group as ours. Weather was perfect and the staff were attentive and polite. Although we could not travel upstream because of the fast flow it didn't matter. We enjoyed an excellent lunch and Father Christmas arrived to give us a present.... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

2 hour boat trip from Windsor to Bray. Very gentle countryside. We passed Windsor racecourse and were told that racegoers could catch the boat to the racecourse rather than brave the traffic - one for the future. The weather was not great; a bit cold. The boat was quite stable, no rolling around and had an upper and a lower... More 

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Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Have just been on a Sunday lunch cruise from Runnymede to celebrate our Golden Wedding. It was a very pleasant experience, the meal was very good and the service excellent - nothing was too much trouble for the staff. Good selection of drinks and efficient bar service. Would certainly recommend this trip for a special occasion. Jojo

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We went on the last trip of the day and although there was only handful of us on the boat we were treated so well. Before we left the mooring someone came round to take drink orders and we were offered everything from coffee to alcohol. The commentary that accompanied the trip was interesting, yet not too much and we... More 

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