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Kris Cruisers

The Waterfront Southlea Road, Datchet SL3 9BU, England
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Great weekend

Just returned from Windsor after a long weekend on the Thames. There six of us and had hired... read more

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dinkdavee
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Wirral, United Kingdom
Outstanding as good as it gets!!!!

Kris Cruisers exceeded our expectations in all areas.Top notch boats. Exceptional family run... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
venturawino1
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los angeles california
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Kris Cruisers operates the most luxurious fleet of fully equipped luxury holiday and Day Boats on the River Thames. Holiday boats sleep between 2 and 10 people and day boats seating from 2 to 12 people. The holiday boats are available for hire from as little as a 3 or 4 night short break to one week or more, while you can hire a day boat from as little as 1 hour to a whole day. There is 124 miles to explore on the River Thames from Teddington right up to Lechlade in Gloucestershire. Whether you have a week, a day or just a few hours, relax, unwind and discover the hidden treasures of the River Thames with Kris Cruisers.
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The Waterfront Southlea Road, Datchet SL3 9BU, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Just returned from Windsor after a long weekend on the Thames. There six of us and had hired Lady Suzzanne . The whole experence was good from pick to drop off. The staff are friendly, knowledgable and helpful. Cannot recommend them enough.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Kris Cruisers exceeded our expectations in all areas.Top notch boats. Exceptional family run business,with a great team of employees.providing for an extraordinary river experience.This was our 4th. river cruise having cruised in France Ireland and Canada and Kris Cruisers on the river Thames #1.Anyone considering...More

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Paul C, Manager at Kris Cruisers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review on us as a company as well as our staff. We're really please you enjoyed your trip on our boat and the delights of the River Thames.

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Reviewed 8 April 2018

Well appointed boat; mechanically perfect, clean, tidy, well supplied with basics e.g. Tea, coffee, towels, bedding, kitchen utensils. Excellent customer service. Polite, friendly, helpful staff. Honest and generous management. Highly recommend to anyone.

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Paul C, Manager at Kris Cruisers, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Thank you for your great review and I'm really pleased to hear you were satisfied with our boat and staff.

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Reviewed 6 April 2018

I have experience this type of holiday several times over the years, not only on the Thames, but the Norfolk Broads and France and have to say that this firm ( Kris Cruises ) is the best I have ever used. Although our family holiday...More

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Paul C, Manager at Kris Cruisers, responded to this reviewResponded 8 April 2018

Thank you Plumbob for your very kind review. The weather has not been kind to us over the last couple of weeks and it was with regret we were not able to get you and your family onto the river for your holiday. Hopefully we...More

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Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Hired a 8 seater boat for the day and had a fantastic time. Very reasonably priced between 8 of us although could see how it would be expensive for a family day out. Definitely would recommend as a group activity. Only thing i would mention...More

Thank Sarah S
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Paul C, Manager at Kris Cruisers, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2017

Thank you for your lovely review. It's great to hear you had a fantastic time aboard one of our new Regal Lady's. I'm afraid we do have more boats than car parking spaces but as you suggest and luckily for us, the railway station car...More

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Reviewed 12 December 2017

Always have lots of boats to choose from, lovely reception, very professional and brilliant for an hour on the water, or to hire for longer, Would recommend

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Paul C, Manager at Kris Cruisers, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2017

Thank you for your lovely review. We really appreciate your feedback as it helps us to maintain the high standards our customers expect from a family business.

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Reviewed 16 October 2017

Hired a sovereign lady day boat 10 seater for 4 hours for 7 people. plenty of space and very clean boat. Very easy to book. Thanks....:)

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KCPaulC, Manager at Kris Cruisers, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2017

Thank you for your review of one of our Sovereign Lady's and our booking service.

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Reviewed 2 October 2017

We spent a week on a cruiser for the first time.The boat we had was a bit old and tired, but fulfilled our requirements, except the double bed was very hard to sleep on. Despite that all the staff were very helpful and friendly, and...More

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KCPaulC, General Manager at Kris Cruisers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thank you for your review and it's good to hear you had a great time.

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Reviewed 2 October 2017

We hired Lady Natalia for a week as a last minute holiday for the two of us. We have been away on canal holidays before but this was the first time on the river and the first time taking a river cruiser out so we...More

Thank Ben J
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KCPaulC, General Manager at Kris Cruisers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thank you for your very thorough review. I would like to apologise for you not receiving the necessary instructions your required. All of our instructors should be familiar with all of our boats and I will speak to the instructor who showed you around. As...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Second trip this year. Nice day boats with clean electrical motors. Easy and fun to drive. We travelled upstream through Windsor to Maidenhead. Completely hashed most licks but no one minds and it is all part of the fun. The scenery is interesting and beautiful.

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David F
23 June 2017|
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Response from Paul C | Property representative |
With the holiday boats, you pay for what you use at the end of your holiday. All of our boats have enough fuel on-board to last 2 weeks and some carry enough for 3 weeks. The fuel is included in our day boats.
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aishamir2014
19 April 2017|
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Response from Paul C | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. We have a ramp where we can get boats alongside our car park for easier access for wheel chairs. We have 1 boat which is best for wheel chairs which is our Sandringham Lady and she seats up to 12... More
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kayakgirl01
7 May 2016|
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Hi Kayakgirl, I'm afraid our boats are not allowed through Teddington Lock and into tidal waters. The only hire boats that are allowed are some narrow boats, due to their design of a flat bottom boat and only after they... More
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