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Hire one of our fleet of passenger launches with crew for your own private use.

Choose a departure time and book a trip for up to 1 1/2 hours. Our cruises are always popular for those wishing to celebrate in style or enjoy some time together in beautiful relaxed setting.


45 minute & 90 minute cruises available









*Children under 4 although free of charge are still counted towards the maximum capacity of the vessel.

Our Boats

We have a variety of traditional passenger launches.

We have a variety of traditional passenger launches. Our 3 larger, electric powered Edwardian launches seat up to 58 and our 1 smaller electric launch that seats up to 30. All of which have an enclosed rear saloon, and open front deck.

Our largest vessel available for hire is our flagship vessel, Titania. Custom built and fitted by us to provide a comfortable experience in any weather. 

Featuring a heated central cabin, outside seating, and a capacity of 56. 

Fitted with a diesel/electric hybrid engine, Titania is the perfect boat for your private event.

Booking and Payment Terms

Please note a deposit of £100 will be required to confirm a booking with the outstanding balances to be paid on the day. Corporate clients may pay on invoice.

You may cancel your booking up to seven days in advance without loss of your deposit.

Contact us in advance if you would like to be invoiced, or if you are booking from overseas. Payment by cash, cheque and credit/debit card accepted.

Avon Boating Stratford-upon-Avon - Booking and Payment Terms

Dog Friendly

Boat Hire


7 days a week from 10 AM - 4 PM


& Couples Activity

Where to find us

Swans Nest Boathouse,

Swans Nest, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 7LS.

(Booked Trips, Small Boat Hire, Head Office)

River Frontage next to the Royal Shakespeare Theatre,

Waterside, Stratford Upon Avon, CV37 6NA.

(Public River Cruises)

Please Note – We reserve the right, on very rare occasions, to cancel a cruise through circumstances beyond our control, and will refund all payments. 

For full terms please see our terms and conditions

School Groups – We are always pleased to welcome school parties on our passenger boats. Why not combine a cruise on the river with a visit to the next door Butterfly Farm? 

Contact the Butterfly Farm directly and place your booking with them.

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