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Thames Rivercruise

19 Bridge Street | Caversham, Reading RG1 2LR, England
+44 118 948 1088
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Caversham to Reading Abbey Boat Trip

Thames Rivercruise has piloted a round-trip cruise from Caversham Pier to Reading Abbey during the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
DarkestBeforeDawn
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Reading, United Kingdom
Friendly helpful staff

I was introduced to these boats through a wedding party it was such a success that the couple had... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
joanna w
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Cruising the River Thames between Wallingford and Henley for 40 years. We operate regular scheduled cruises every weekend from Easter until the end of September and daily during the school holidays. We also have a range of private hire packages available throughout the year to help your celebrate that special occasion.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“friendly crew” (2 reviews)
“minute cruise” (2 reviews)
“top deck” (2 reviews)
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19 Bridge Street | Caversham, Reading RG1 2LR, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Thames Rivercruise has piloted a round-trip cruise from Caversham Pier to Reading Abbey during the 2018 summer. The remaining cruises are 15th and 18th August. The cruise is through 2 locks, one on the Thames and the other on the Kennet & Avon canal. The...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was introduced to these boats through a wedding party it was such a success that the couple had their anniversary party on it as well. Staff were so kind and helpful nothing too much trouble. Took my daughter on their regular river trip and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an ideal way to spend a hot summer day - boating on the River Thames in the hands of a very efficient and friendly crew. We were a party of 5 and started at Caversham Pier for the 3-stop trip to Goring (2 for...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fabulous day on the river, leaving Caversham at 10.30am and arriving at Goring at 1.45pm which meant plenty of time for a stroll and a lovely pub lunch before setting off again at 3.15pm for the return journey. Very efficient and friendly crew. Cannot understand...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went on the new Caversham to Reading Abbey trip and thoroughly enjoyed it. Lots if fascinating facts along the way including knights, duels, kings, queens and Reading's industrial past. We could have hopped off along the way to investigate various parts of the town...More

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Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

Let's start with the positives... Boarding was on time, the boat clean and tidy, the weather good. However, throughout the full 80 minute cruise there was no commentary as mentioned in other reviews, no welcome or introduction from the Captain and most concerning was the...More

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Reviewed 26 June 2018

Really nice cruise but a bit crowded at the bow and if you are sitting ,no chance of a view. Sit inside

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Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely trip to mappledurham Weir on Thursday 31st may 2018, really enjoyed although the driver was the most miserable person on the planet, there are worse jobs fella cheer up!!!

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Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

Hired the boat for a work function for a 4 hour round trip out of Caversham and up to Pangbourne. Lovely part of the world and with a 6pm departure in nice weather, with a beautiful sunset, couldn’t have asked for better conditions. Going through...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018

We enjoyed a wonderful lunch and river trip with friends who were celebrating their Diamond Wedding Anniversary. An excellent event made special by the informative and friendly staff.

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deepaligoel
16 April 2017|
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Response from Ukphilb | Reviewed this property |
Caversham Pier at Thames Side Promenade, Caversham Reading RG1 8BD. by plaza hotel, there a small public car park which is free at weekends
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Sarah R
16 May 2016|
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Response from Thames_Rivercruise | Property representative |
We have a new 'wheelchair friendly'boat being renovated at the moment which will be operational later in the summer. However, we do not operate in the Windsor area. Our company is based in Reading, so if you venture our... More
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