Hobbs of Henley Boat Trips

Oxfordshire

Type:Boat Trip

Station Road, Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, RG9 1AZ

Tel: + 44 (0)1491 572035

Hobbs of Henley Boat Trips

About

Hobbs of Henley – the best in boating since 1870.

Hobbs provides a variety of ways to enjoy the Royal River Thames from public cruises or self-drive and chauffeur-driven days out, to its newest boats, luxury Linnsen self-drive cruisers, the only ones for hire in the UK. Ideal for that special occasion or holiday. Charter by the weekend or the week.

You can explore the entire length of the River Thames from its source in the Cotswolds to London, you may need a week or two to make the trip. Choose the seven-day Midsomer Itinerary and cruise on the Midsomer Linnsen. Watch the video below to see how relaxing it is.

Hobbs offers the following ways to explore the River Thames:

River Trips 

Enjoy relaxing and discovering the heritage and beauty of the Thames on a river sightseeing trip or event cruise.

Public Cruise - take a trip on one of the daily sailings (April-September).  Relax and discover the river between Henley Reach and March Lock or Hambledon Lock on our purpose built passenger boats which offer ample seating and all-weather viewing platforms, with access for less able guests.

Event Cruises – Daytime Wildlife cruise or a Traditional Jazz Afternoon and evening themed cruises. With music, comedy and topical calendar events, entertainment is included and drinks are available on board. Food is only included on select cruises.

Looking for somewhere to hold a special event? - Our passenger vessels are also available for private hire. Choose from The New Orleans, a Mississippi sternwheeler with tall twin smoke stacks and paddle wheel, The Hibernia, a special experience encased in glass or the newest addition, The Waterman. Finally, come and join us for the Henley Festival or the Royal Regatta.

       

 

Book Tickets

Events

Sunday, 21st July 2024 - Sunday, 21st July 2024

Sunday, 25th August 2024 - Sunday, 25th August 2024

Sunday, 15th September 2024 - Sunday, 15th September 2024

Monday, 10th March 2025 - Monday, 10th March 2025

Monday, 12th May 2025 - Monday, 12th May 2025

Monday, 16th June 2025 - Monday, 16th June 2025

The New OrleansVintage Afternoon Tea Cruises with Hobbs of HenleyA quintessentially English afternoon tea on the Thames at Henley on the spectacular New Orleans
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Saturday, 12th April 2025 - Saturday, 12th April 2025

Saturday, 7th June 2025 - Saturday, 7th June 2025

The Water,an on the River Thames at HenleyMidsomer Murders cruise from Hobbs of HenleyMidsomer Murders cruises with afternoon tea will take you past several murderous locations which have featured in the TV sensation, “Midsomer Murders”.
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Facilities

Catering

  • Catering for groups
  • Catering Provided
  • On-Site cafe/restaurant
  • Packed lunches by arrangement
  • Refreshments Available

Children & Infants

  • Family Friendly, Children Welcome

Establishment Features

  • Audio Tours
  • Conference facilities
  • Event Venue
  • Groups by arrangement
  • Groups welcome
  • Guided tours
  • LGBT Friendly
  • Licensed for alcohol
  • Live Music
  • Open on bank holidays
  • Prior Booking Recommended
  • Team / Corporate Activities
  • Toilets

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking - Limited parking spaces

Payment Methods

  • Groups Accepted
  • Maestro
  • Maestro Accepted
  • MasterCard
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Max group size - 100
  • Min group size - 30
  • Special group rates
  • Visa
  • Visa accepted

Provider Preferences

  • Countryside Setting
  • In town/city centre
  • Indoor Attraction
  • Outdoor Attraction

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed Towards Families
  • Marketed Towards Senior Citizens
  • Marketed towards student/youth

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available
  • Wi-fi available

TripAdvisor

Map & Directions

Video

  • You Tube

Awards

  • Regional and Miscellaneous -WTTC Safe Travels WTTC Safe Travels 2021
  • Tourism South East Award -Tourism South East Member 24/25 - Bronze Tourism South East Member 24/25 - Bronze 2024

Opening Times

Open (1 Apr 2024 - 15 Oct 2024)

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