10.30 – 4.30 – All year, weather & river conditions permitting
Group rates available
Stratford upon Avon
Telephone: 01789 269669
Nearest Station: Stratford-upon-Avon
The best sightseeing cruises in Stratford upon Avon!!
A family business operating for over 20 years, we are the only riverboat cruise company on the River Avon to offer our own onboard guide. We operate 365 days a year, river conditions permitting, and there’s no need to book in advance. Our themed evening cruises are popular with local residents and tourists alike.
We also specialise in pre-booked trips, corporate events, parties and school groups, and offer discounted rates for educational institutions and group travel.
Bancroft operates two boats – the Rita Ellen and the Princess Marina. The Rita Ellen is an elegant event cruiser with a fully licensed bar and galley. It’s ideal for a enjoying a cream tea while sightseeing, as well as for catered events. The Rita Ellen is DDA compliant and has a lift for bringing wheelchairs in to cabin. The Princess Marina is a wide-beam open cruiser. It is perfect for sightseeing cruises and coach and school trips.