Established in 1978, French Brothers are an award winning, family run boat operator on the river Thames at Windsor, Runnymede and Maidenhead.

Steamboat Tea Cruise- On board a genuine coal fired steamboat. A rare opportunity to enjoy a truly magnificent cruise on a genuine vintage steam vessel chartered by Her Majesty the Queen.

Leaving from the Windsor Promenade you will cruise through the grounds of Windsor Castle whilst enjoying a luxurious tea fit for royalty. There are selected dates throughout the summer or for a group over 40, choose a specific date.

Luxury Tea Cruise- Exclusive to groups of 20

Enjoy the ever changing scenery of the wonderful river Thames from the top deck of the boat before dining in the lower saloon, a fitting setting to enjoy a sumptuous afternoon tea. Cruising the reaches of Windsor or Runnymede, the choice of departure location is up to your group.

2 Hour Cruise- With Afternoon Tea hamper

Why not book a tasty and convenient afternoon tea hamper on board one of French Brothers 2 hour public sightseeing boat cruises? Available to book online up to 24 hours before your chosen trip date.


  • Child friendly
  • Music
  • Vegetarian
  • Gluten free
  • Alcohol
  • Halal
  • Cold refreshments
  • Vegan