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Fringilla Private Boat Hire


A classic 34 ft. Van Lent motor yacht, built in 1960 in the famous Van Lent & Zonen Dutch shipyard. Fringilla offers a spacious fully enclosed indoor saloon area with seating, an open back deck with canopy and additional seating, a flushing toilet, heating and a fitted kitchen area with hot & cold running water. Fringilla is licenced for river Thames boat trips carrying up to 12 passengers. Fringilla is based in Bray and is available for hire between Marlow and Windsor passing Windsor Castle, Windsor Racecourse, Maidenhead, Cookham & Bourne End.

Fringilla can be hired by the hour for private boat trips and is a popular option for birthdays, anniversaries & wedding transfers. Available for transportation to one of the many riverside restaurants & hotels why not book in at The Waterside, Sir Christopher Wren Hotel in Windsor, Monkey Island Hotel,  The Boathouse at Boulters Lock or Cliveden House Hotel.  Alternatively Fringilla can be enjoyed as a venue for a picnic lunch, dinner, afternoon tea cruise or simply sightseeing.

She is also available for private charter during the Henley Royal Regatta and Henley Festival events. 

Larus Private Boat Hire


Larus is a traditional Dutch Super Kaagkruiser built in 1967. Larus benefits from a very large open rear cockpit with seating, beautifully finished in teak and mahogany, capable of comfortably accommodating 8 or 9 people. The large cover over this area can be removed in the sunshine or left in place in inclement weather. There is also a smaller indoor seating area containing a small table and seating for 6 or 7 people. Larus benefits from full central heating, a flushing toilet, a small galley with running water.

Larus is based in Maidenhead and is available for river Thames boat trips between Marlow and Windsor, passing Windsor Castle, Windsor Racecourse, Oakley Court, Bray, Dorney, Cookham & Bourne End.

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