About Thames Cruises

We are one of the most experienced Thames private boat hire operators operating our fleet of passenger boats for over 40 years.

Thames Cruises is a family run business which has been operating for over 40 years. Two of our directors are licensed ‘Thames Watermen’ and our family connection with the river extends over more than four generations…

We are one of the most experienced, long-standing Thames private boat hire operators having successfully catered for a variety of client functions on our passenger boats for over 40 years. There are a number of boats in our fleet which cater for all types of events including our weekend disco cruise, Hen Party Cruises and Christmas Disco Cruise, take a look at our ticket events for more information.

Other Vessels We Can Provide

We can also provide vessels, other than passenger boats, such as tugs, barges and exclusive small passenger launches. In addition to this we own a traditional boat yard at Twickenham.

Our Private Boat Hire is perfect for a number of events including; weddings, filming, private parties, christenings, big birthday celebrations and much more. Looking for Thames Private Boat Hire? Call us today on 020 7928 9009 or Contact Us

What River Thames Cruise Are You Planning?

Day Hire

Private Boat Hire on the Thames with Thames Cruises

Party Cruise

Weekend Party Cruises on the Thames by Thames Cruises

Private Hire

Private Hire Cruises available from Thames Cruises

Christmas Cruise

Christmas Cruises on the Thames by Thames Cruises

New Year's Eve Cruise

New Years Eve parties on the River Thames

How to Book one of our Thames Boats

For more information or to book one of our Thames Boats contact us direct today. Call us on 0207 928 9009 or fill in our online enquiry form with your requirements and we’ll get back to you.

The Boats in the Thames Cruises Fleet

Thames Princess
(up to 210 ppl)
The Thames Princess, one of the fleet at Thames Cruises

Large modern style boat. Great for sit down meals.
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Royal Princess
(up to 245 ppl)
The Royal Princess, one of the Thames Cruises fleet

Large traditional style boat good for parties/club nights.
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River Princess
(up to 180 ppl)
The River Princess from the Thames Cruises fleet

Newly refurbished – large reception/dance deck with huge sliding roof.
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Old London
(up to 90 ppl)
Old London from Thames Cruises

Perfect boat for a smaller numbers of guests.
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(up to 180 ppl)
Viscountess, one of the Thames Cruises fleet

Traditional style boat with ample outside space.
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Private Hire Extras

When you hire one of our vessels you can also use our caterers, DJ’s and entertainments or alternatively bring your own – it’s up to you. Our bars sell drinks at reasonable Pub prices and house wine and champagne is available to order.

For more information see our Private Hire Entertainment page or contact us directly on 020 7928 9009.

Please refer to our Private Hire Rates and Things You Should Know for further information regarding our Thames Private Boat Hire.