Tour Operators & Group Travel

Boatman's Lunch Cruise

Cruise up the river with a delicious buffet lunch on board

Boatman's Lunch Cruise

Travel through the City past famous Harbourside landmarks and upstream onto rural stretches of the Avon with a delicious Boatman's Lunch buffet on board.

Our entertaining and informative commentary is the perfect way to introduce your group to Bristol's rich maritime history and the origins of the City.

This trip can depart from any public landing stage in the Floating Harbour. There is good access for coaches to drop off passengers at the Bristol Packet Office next to the SS Great Britain, and a limited amount of coach parking in the Maritime Heritage Centre (SS Great Britain) car park, or on Cumberland Road nearby.

Please note that we cannot guarantee that there will be space for your coach to park and all parking is subject to the standard tariffs set by Bristol City Council.

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  • Live Commentarymic
  • Historical Landmarkslocation_city
  • Hot & Cold Drinkslocal_cafe
  • Catering Packages Availablerestaurant
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Package Prices

If your group has 20 or less passengers we recommend that you reserve a block of spaces on one of our regular timetabled trips at the concessionary ticket price.

The below rates are for a private booking Mon-Thu with exlusive use of a boat for a minimum of 25 passengers.
Contact us for weekend rates and alternative catering options.

2hr Cruise 3hr Cruise 2hr Cruise
with Lunch
3hr Cruise
with Lunch
Price per passenger £ 11.00 £ 15.00 £ 21.00 £ 25.00

Availability and Booking

Contact us to discuss your options, check availability or make a booking.
Enquiries made through our enquiry form are viewed every day and we will respond as quickly as possible.