Kingfisher is a very attractive Dutch river cruiser based at The Compleat Angler Hotel, Marlow. She was built in 2010 by Aquanaut Yachts in Sneek, Holland.

Kingfisher is a very attractive Dutch river cruiser. She was built in 2010 by Aquanaut Yachts in Sneek, Holland.

Kingfisher combines the benefits of a modern, well equipped, heated cruiser with the elegance of a teak panelled saloon and a rear cockpit which can be covered or open depending on the weather. We can ensure that all of your guests can be in the sun if the weather is good, or inside and warm if not.

Kingfisher can carry 12 people with ease, she is equipped with a small galley, fridge, bathroom, hot and cold water, etc. Everything you need to make your day aboard as relaxing as possible.

Based at The Compleat Angler in Marlow we are able to take you upstream through Temple and Hurley Lock towards Henley or downstream through Marlow lock to Bourne End, Cookham, Cliveden and eventually Maidenhead and Bray. A one way trip from Maidenhead to Marlow to visit one of the excellent restaurants in the town would take 2 - 2 1/2 hours and be a relaxing start to a special meal.

  • Large Saloon
  • Open Rear Deck
  • Easy Boarding Access
  • Central Heating
  • Fitted Toilet
  • Integrated Speakers
  • iPod Dock
  • 12v Charging Socket

Weekends in July, August, September:

£295 for the first hour, then £130 per subsequent hour

At all other times:

£275 for the first hour, then £120 per subsequent hour

Please note we charge a nominal fee of £20 to customers wishing to bring their own food or drink. This covers the cost of providing glasses, cutlery, ice, rubbish disposal and additional cleaning.

Trips starting from a location other than Maidenhead will be subject to the following positioning charges:

Location Approx. Time from Marlow Positioning Charge (each way):
Hurley, Bourne End, Cookham 1 Hour £60
Cliveden 1½ - 2 Hours £120
Henley, Maidenead, Bray 2½ - 3 Hours £180
Oakley Court, Monkey Island 3½ Hours £210
Windsor 4 - 4½ Hours £240

All of our vessels are hired with a fully qualified experienced skipper, Certified under the Boat Safety Scheme, carry £5 million passenger liability insurance, lifejackets, first aid kits and firefighting equipment.


Who are Private Boat Hire?

A local family business established for over 30 years, we offer a selection of five beautiful boats for charter on the River Thames.

Whether celebrating a special occassion, business or simply pleasure then look no further - a trip on one of our luxury boats is for you.

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