Oxford River Cruises, Oxford

4.2
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Cruising the tranquil Thames in Oxford offers a taste of a slower life, where cares drift away with the gentle flow of the water and life’s pleasures can be enjoyed to their utmost.

Oxford River Cruises offers public cruises and private and self drive boat hire in the heart of historic Oxford. Our cruises are designed to suit all tastes, from lazy lunchtime picnics and sunset dinner cruises, to corporate regattas and birthday parties afloat.
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  • Skipper 'Nick' pointed out all the wildlife and jput in local info plus little interesting anecdotes from his own experience. So we learnt a lot and also discovered a lovely riverside pub with garden,...  more »
  • Joined the Spirit of Oxford cruise recently. Operated by an electrically powered boat which made for a quiet, tranquil cruise along the river. Skipper was Alex who was obviously enthusiastic about her...  more »
  • I thoroughly enjoyed the 50 minute cruise. Having good weather helped of course but the vessel's operator was both amusing and informative. The vessel was comfortable with open sides giving very good ...  more »
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  • Brilliant, lovely trip down the Thames river very pleasent riverboat experience the captain/guide was a very good host. Lovely tea, sandwiches, scones and cakes. I can honesty say that I Can't see why anyone would complain, sure they have no toilets on their riverboats. it is a riverboat for sight seeing not a cruise liner. Excellent value for money especially if the weather is on your side. If not the boats have clear rubber/plastic coverings that cover the all of the seating areas
  • What could be nicer than a river cruise from central Oxford? The boat was covered which was useful as it wasn't the best day. The cruise itself was great fun, informative and over much too quickly. Good for people like me who have lived in Oxfordshire for years and for visitors too.
  • These guys could not have been better, absolutely stellar experience. Especially the nice lady who led our tour, give her a raise! :)
  • Beautiful peaceful tour of the river. Skipper lovely young lady full of interesting facts.
  • I go there to rebook 4 tickets, they make me call a telephone number and then they ask 7 pounds per 12 pound ticket to be rebooked. Was planning to have a nice family trip with this company, but now will use another, there's one just across the street. Appalling, won't be having my business again.
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