Host your Wedding Reception on The Thames

The Thames is a wedding venue like no other, cruise past beautiful countryside as you and your guests experience fine dining before dancing the night away under the stars with an open roof on one of our vessels.

We can tailor your wedding cruise to your exact requirements, from wedding breakfast after your ceremony at a riverside church to a full silver-service reception on board. Each of our boats has its own character and style which we can match to your taste.

Unique Historic Venue

Unique Historic Venue

Our fleet includes a Dunkirk Little Ship & a WWII Gunboat

Gourmet Dining

Gourmet Dining

Canapés & culinary delights to suit every taste

Fine Wines

Fine Wines

Champagne and wines for every occasion

Our historic vessels create an intimate and unique environment for your celebration, and a memorable experience for your family and friends

The Venue & Entertainment

Intimate, stylish and bespoke. We recommend the Princes Marina for smaller gatherings and the Caversham Princess for larger weddings. For the more Bohemian, the historic Devon Belle is one the best wedding launches on the Thames.

Each of our boats can be decorated to your taste and your special day can be tailored to your requirements. Thames Rivercruise has been hosting weddings for over 40 years, we can guide you through the choices of music from string quartet to disco, plan your route for the wedding cruise and arrangements for the day.

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An all-year venue with silver service for 60 and room to party for 120 guests.

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The historic and intimate choice, perfect for smaller groups

Boat Trip River Thames Devon BelleDevon Belle

The cool wedding ferry, from church to venue on a Dunkirk veteran.

Discover more about our Gourmet Dining Menus & Fine Wines

We’ll serve up a culinary delight, from your choices of world cuisine, canapés or finger-food 

Gourmet Dining

We have a no compromise approach to onboard dining; this is your wedding reception and your choice of menu and dishes from around the World.

The Caversham Princess and Princess Marina are both able to offer full silver-service, multi course dining as well as three course buffets, finger food or, if you prefer, something more hearty. The Devon Belle is perfect for a drinks reception and canapés.

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Sit down, fine dining of your choice for up to 60 guests.

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The buffet is a popular option, we can cater for up to 90 and offer multiple courses, both hot and cold.

sq-canapesTailored to your tastes

Fancy canapés upon arrival, some late evening snacks, vegan dishes or world cuisine, we’ll serve it up.

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Welcome your guests with champagne, compliment the meal with handpicked wines and round off the evening with a nightcap

Fine Wines, Champagnes & Local Tipples

Our onboard wine, beer and spirits menu is carefully chosen to compliment every occasion.

We offer a handpicked selection of wines from our bar and these are complimented by a bespoke wedding menu that allows you to pick your favourite tipple.

However we are on-hand to guide you through the choices to help make your perfect day

sq-champagneSparkling and champagnes

Carefully matched Prosseco, English Sparkling or Champagne to compliment your day.

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A fruity Pimms is the perfect drink to welcome guests on board, British summer at it’s best.

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Our wine menu covers the globe and many budgets, hand selected red, white and rose.

Discover more about our Gourmet Dining Menus & The Venue