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French Brothers

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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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Clewer Court Road | The Clewer Boathouse, Windsor SL4 5JH, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very tour of Windsor waterways and great view of the castle, £9 adult and £6 kids, very good value for 40 mins.

Thank Raymond L
Reviewed 6 days ago

Wonderful trip even with the rain and coach of 53 passengers arriving late. Our trip was spoilt because the coach arrived late missing the departure time and not allowing us much time when arriving at Windsor. At least the sun shone on the return journey...More

Thank daffers266
Reviewed 6 days ago

It was a lovely way to see various parts of Windsor on a lovely warm sunny Sunday afternoon. We opted for the two hour trip leaving at 1.30 pm, and it was great. We went past Oakley Court Hotel where we were staying, it looked...More

Thank Nichola C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely 40 min boat trip on Thames with a tour guide recording playing overhead. Plenty of seating and bar available on board. Good weather and calm waters adding to the experience.

Thank shabby1033
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyable experience. Would have been better if there was a person giving the information not a recording.

Thank jaxpox
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After visiting Windsor castle, kids wanted to enjoy boating in Thames. So we took french brothers boating service. On a nice sunny summer day, it was very enjoyable though it was little short.

Thank Gold555
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked the two hour cruise for the afternoon of 3rd September a week in advance and printed off the tickets at home. The boat departed on time and the crew were both proficient, friendly and knowledgeable. The upstream commentary was very informative without being overbearing....More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took our elderly disabled father on the trip today in a wheel chair and the staff were brilliant. They were most accommodating and it really made my dads day. I cant thank them enough; they were first class.

Thank Maryannharding
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent 2hour trip with interesting, informative and often humorous comentary from Dave. It was pretty overcast but we still enjoyed the views from the top deck. Drinks available and some seats more comfortable than others but they were ok. Good value for money.

Thank 347valerie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sadly, due to traffic we missed the boat from Runnymede today (2 Sept) and popped into the boathouse to arrange and say that we would definitely do the return trip from Windsor later. We didn't know how we would sort out our mistake and your...More

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Jane R
16 July 2018|
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Response from Mark T | Property representative |
For departures from Maidenhead Promenade you can park across the road in the pay & display next to Jenners Cafe, or the car park at Boulters Lock which is about a 3 or 4 min walk. Babies and buggies are welcome on all our... More
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shrutichauhan100
30 August 2017|
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Response from MarcFranceDublin | Reviewed this property |
You'll have to check directly with them...
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wideloadKent_uk
2 May 2017|
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Response from Mark T | Property representative |
To be eligible for a senior ticket you must have a senior citizen bus pass. Regarding the Maidenhead service, we would advise you book online at the earliest opportunity to avoid disappointment.
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