French Brothers Boat Trips

French Brothers Boats offer a huge range of public sailings - such as the 40-minute or 2-hour trips from Windsor - and special events along the Upper Thames. These include round trips as well as trips between riverside towns. 

  • Windsor 40 minute round trip
    French Brothers Windsor 40 minute trip is prehaps the best way for getting out on the River when visiting Windsor. Departing regularly from Windsor Promenade.
  • Windsor 2 hour round trip
    2 Hour round trip from Windsor Promenade. Cream Tea Hamper option for online bookings.
  • Runnymede 45 minute round trip
    French Brothers 45 minute trip, running from Runnymede throughout the summer. Perfect for kids. The boat has easy access for less able bodied passengers. Full commentary, light refreshments and bar are available onboard.
  • Autumn Colours Cruise
    Cruise from Maidenhead through the magnificent hanging woods at Cliveden and experience the beautiful colours of Autumn.
  • Historic Steamboat Cruise
    A cruise on a genuine steam vessel is a step back in time to an age of innocence when life moved at a pace of 4 miles an hour.
  • Bird & Wildlife Cruise
    Join French Brothers, for a very special bird & wildlife cruise with tailored commentary on all the wildlife along the Thames.
  • Sunday lunch cruise
    Join French Brothers for 3 hour lunch cruise from Runnymede passing through the grounds of Windsor Castle.
  • Steamboat Tea Cruise
    An amazing event on board one of our beautiful genuine steamboats. Perfect to celebrate a special occasion or as a gift for a loved one.
  • Maidenhead to Windsor Service
    A great way to travel to Windsor by avoiding the traffic, returning back to Maidenhead in the afternoon. Cream Tea Hamper option for online bookings.
  • Runnymede to Windsor Service
    Arrive in Windsor in time for lunch with a peaceful cruise back in the afternoon. Cream Tea Hamper option for online bookings.
  • 40 minute round trip (MONAD only)
    Travel upstream to Boveney Lock and return, with views of Windsor Castle, Eton College, Mill House, Windsor Racecourse and Brocas Meadows. Boat turns at Boveney Lock and Weir.