Blue Funnel Cruises


Type:Boat Trip

Ferry House, Ocean Village, Southampton, Hampshire, SO14 3FJ

Tel: 023 8022 3278

Blue Funnel Cruises


Cruise aboard one of our luxury vessels : The Ashleigh R or Ocean Scene which can carry up to 340 passengers on high profile corporate functions/parties.

Blue Funnel regular popular day cruises all include full commentaries denoting the ancient and modern history of the Solent and Southampton Water.

Bar & restaurant facilities. Private charter and excellent catering for special events.

Cruises depart from Ocean Village, Southampton.

For up to date information please telephone 023 8022 3278.

Although both vessels have access for manual wheelchairs, Ocean Scene is the only boat with a disabled toilet. For further information regarding disabled facilities please telephone 023 8022 3278.

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  • Disabled Parking
  • Disabled persons toilet
  • Facility for service dogs
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Ramp/Level Access
  • Wheelchair user accessible


  • Catering for groups
  • Catering Provided
  • Full liquor licence
  • On-Site cafe/restaurant
  • Refreshments Available
  • Restaurant
  • Vegetarians catered for

Children & Infants

  • Children’s packs
  • Children's Meals
  • Family Friendly, Children Welcome

Establishment Features

  • All weather attraction
  • Audio Tours
  • Conference facilities
  • Dogs Accepted
  • Dogs admitted on a lead
  • Dogs welcome
  • Event Venue
  • Groups welcome
  • Guided tours
  • LGBT Friendly
  • Licensed for alcohol
  • Live Music
  • Meeting rooms
  • Open all year round
  • Open Christmas
  • Open New Year
  • Open on bank holidays
  • Prior Booking Recommended
  • Stag and hen parties welcome
  • Toilets

Leisure Facilities

  • Themed Nights

Parking & Transport

  • Coach parking
  • On site parking
  • On site parking close by
  • Parking (charge)
  • Railway station within 5 miles

Payment Methods

  • Blue Badge Guides admitted free
  • Delta
  • Groups Accepted
  • Maestro
  • MasterCard
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Open by appointment outside normal opening times
  • Solo
  • Special group rates
  • Visa

Provider Preferences

  • Smoking Areas Available
  • Smoking Some Areas
  • Some no smoking areas

Specialist Features

  • Educational Groups

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Guided Tours Available for Groups


Map & Directions

Road Directions

From the M3, exit at J13 signed M27 West-Southampton Docks. Once on M27 move into the left lane and exit at J3 the M271-Southampton Docks, West Quay and Waterfront. Stay in the left hand lane and filter onto the M271. At the end of the M271 approach the roundabout in the left lane, take the first left and follow signs for Waterfront. As you approach the City Centre continue following signs for the Waterfront/Ocean Village. Once inside the main entrance Blue Funnel Cruises can be found by the Calshot Spit.
From Southampton Tourist Information: Move into the left hand lane of Civic Centre Road following signs for the west going straight across at two sets of t/lights. Just before a set of t/lights with Novotel to the left, move into the left hand lane which will branch off and filter into Southern Road. Stay in the left hand lane which will allow you to filter into West Quay Road and from this point follow signs for Waterfront/Ocean Village.

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