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Private Charter Boat Hire on The Thames

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Salter's passenger vessels provide the perfect venue for all kinds of events from corporate entertainment and works parties to birthdays, anniversaries and wedding receptions. We also have some great options for Hen Parties on the Thames. Scroll down to see our rates. Our exclusive fleet are also available for charter during the showpiece event of the Henley Royal Regatta.


Private charters can be hired from any of our River Thames landing stages at the rates shown below and we are also happy to go from other locations (please call to discuss).
Private Charter Boat Hire on The Thames


We have developed a delicious selection of menus designed to satisfy any palate and budget. Fork Buffets start from £22.50 + VAT per person, Finger Buffets from £14.00 + VAT and Hot Menus from £9.50 + VAT. We also have smaller Cruise Menus from £2.75 + VAT per person.
Private Charter Boat Hire on The Thames

Bar Facilities

All of our boats come with onboard bar facilities and bar staff. Drinks receptions can be arranged as can tab-bar facilities (paid at the end of the hire). A well-chosen wine (from our extensive selection) can also provide a perfect accompaniment for all occasions.
Private Charter Boat Hire on The Thames
Entertainment and Decorations
The finishing touches to any event can be provided with professional entertainment and beautiful decorations. The wide variety of options include: Jazz Bands, Steel Bands, String Quartets, Professional DJs, Karaoke, Casino Tables and Magician.
Private Charter Boat Hire on The Thames
Edwardian River Launch
Our new Edwardian River Launch "Constantia" is the latest addition to Salters fleet. Charter rates start from £200 for a charter, including skipper. Drinks and Catering can be arranged at extra cost as required. For more details please contact one of our friendly booking team.
Private Charter Boat Hire on The Thames
Private Charter Hire Rates
No. of Passengers Day Hires Evening Hires
Mon - Fri Sat & Sun Mon - Thur Fri, Sat & Sun
5 Hours 5 Hours 3 Hours 3 Hours
1 - 12 £630 £680 £650 £755
13 - 30 £830 £920 £850 £990
31 - 50
£1070 £990 £1100
51 - 75 £1150 £1280 £1150 £1290
76 - 100 £1400 £1520 £1400 £1510
101 - 125 £1510 £1690 £1550 £1730
126 - 150 £1700 £1930 £1710 £1950

VAT: Boat hire charges are currently zero rated.

Day hires can be any 5 hours between 10am and 6pm (extra hours pro- rata). Evening rates apply after 6.00pm- additional hours on quotation.
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