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About Kris Cruisers
Kris Cruisers is a family run business with over 50 years' experience. We operate a quality fleet of fully equipped luxury holiday and Day Boats on the River Thames. We are members of the Visit Britain and British Marine grading scheme and our fleet of 16 holiday boats sleeping between 2 and 10 people have all been awarded a 4 or 5 star rating. The holiday boats are available for hire from as little as a 3 or 4 night short break to one week or longer. Our fleet of 23 day boats seat from 2 to 12 people and are all fitted with a music system where you can blue tooth your music straight from your mobile phone as well as a USB charging point. Our day boats can be hired 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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Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

Absolutely superb service from the point of booking, through boat briefing and handing back. Excellent company offering day boats to hire and self drive. We opted for the smallest day cruiser for the 3 of us and there was more than enough space to relax...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JoTavern
Paul C, Manager at Kris Cruisers, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a great review. We really appreciate all of our feedback and I pass your comments onto our staff. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

Staff didnt want a deposit when my husband called. Very efficient booking in and out process. Lovely helpful staff. Easy instructions. We had a lovely 4 hours out on the Thames from Datchet to Runnymede and back to Windsor outskirts. Kids really enjoyed the trip...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Paul C, Manager at Kris Cruisers, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2018

Thank you for your lovely review. The River Thames and the locks certainly are a little different from the sea. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 24 September 2018

What fun! A day on the river in a delightful, easy to use, clean and comfortable boat - with nine people on board and room to spare. Sandringham Lady was absolutely perfect - wheelchair accessible for one of our party, but with a loo, fridge...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Paul C, Manager at Kris Cruisers, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2018

Thank you Steve for your great review, and what a beautiful sunny day you and your family had to enjoy the scenic delights of the River Thames. We look forward welcoming you all aboard again one day.

Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

It was a real delight. Four day trip on the lady Sophie boat. We started at Dutchett cruised north to Reading, one day trip to Oxford and cruised back. Fair prices - our sales rep was Trudi Hawes and she was very forthcoming and helpful....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Paul C, Manager at Kris Cruisers, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2018

Thank you for your lovely review. It's always nice to hear you've had a great time and that the boat and our services lived up to your expectations. We look forward to seeing you again one day.

Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

We rented a Day boat and had great fun on the river going all the way to Brunels Arch, thought the locks and stopping for a picnic. The boat was great for a couple with plenty of room and cover if we needed it. Staff...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Paul C, Manager at Kris Cruisers, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2018

Thank you for your lovely review, I hope when you arrived at Brunels Railway bridge you checked out the echo ! ! !

Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Just returned home after a weeks holiday on a Kris Cruiser Boat (Lady Pamela) We booked this holiday after we popped past their boat yard last year on a boat from a different Hire Company. They showed us round their boats and were extremely helpful,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Paul C, General Manager at Kris Cruisers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Thank you Nicola for your great review. We were sorry mother nature would not allow you to have your holiday at the start of the season, hopefully the enjoyment you had this summer made up for it. Georgie is pleased to get a special mention...More

Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Super day, on the, Regal Lady. Our party of 8, with 6adults, 1teen and 10yr old. Parking sorted , Lifejackets issued, operation of craft fully explained, provisions loaded, and we are off. At a racy 5moh, or is that knots, and we are heading for...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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KCPaulC, Manager at Kris Cruisers, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Thank you for your great and thorough review. Your detailed trip will help anyone looking to plan a cruise up the river for a day. Although we usually charge for late returns, it was the same day that we were having our staff summer bbq,...More

Reviewed 27 August 2018

It was fun from begin to end driving the boat also was fun, anyone can do it so everyone took in turns. So much to see and takes all day somarrive early as by 5.30pm you must return the vessel. We rented a boat for...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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KCPaulC, Manager at Kris Cruisers, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Thank you for your review. It's good to hear you had a great day and you all took a turn to drive the boat. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 27 August 2018

We hired a 6 seater day boat and had a great time. It was only spoilt by the horrendous bank holiday rain! The staff were very friendly and ran through the boat instructions and safety before we left. We have done this tip several times...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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KCPaulC, Manager at Kris Cruisers, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Thank you for your review and for persevering with the weather. We look forward to seeing you again next year with a blue sky and some sunshine.

Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Very helpful professional outfit. Great day out for the family. From booking to the boat explanation it was all very well done

Date of experience: August 2018
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KCPaulC, Manager at Kris Cruisers, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2018

Thank you for your review, I'm pleased to hear that all of our staff looked after you and your family had a great day out.

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Sue P
12 August 2018|
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Response from KCPaulC | Property representative |
Hi Sue, Can you let me know which Saturday you are arriving so I can see what might be available to you.
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22 June 2017|
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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
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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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