Thames Christmas Cruises

Christmas 2021 will be here before we know it and many people are looking for the perfect way to celebrate. What better way is there to celebrate than to take your own private party boat up and down the River Thames! You’ll experience the glimmering sights of the capital city as you ride along the River Thames and soak up the Christmas magic.

Not enough of you to book a private charter? No problem! Get in the Festive spirit with our fantastic Christmas Disco Cruise. We are now taking bookings and tickets are available every Friday and Saturday night right up until Christmas! No party is too big or too small.

Book Your Christmas Party Today!

Call us on 0207 118 1281 or fill out our online form.


Christmas Party Boat Cruise 2021

It's all aboard the Christmas Party Boat Cruise for a fun filled night of drinking and dancing on the River Thames! Cruise through the heart of the capital and see some of the most iconic landmarks of London and get in the Festive party spirit! 

 There's no better party than that on the magical River Thames at Christmas! 

Standard Ticket includes:
Four Hour Party Boat Cruise
Festive Party Box 
Resident DJ playing a mix of Commercial and Chart, to RnB, Old Skool Garage, 80's/90s/00s and Festive Classics.
Fully heated vessel with large outdoor viewing decks
Fully stocked bars on board
Experience the sights and sounds of London’s most iconic landmarks
Nightclub style cruise and seating is limited and not guaranteed
£33 per person


VIP Package includes:
Entry for up to 8 people 
Reserved booth with guaranteed seating (for up to 8 people)
Festive Party Box per person delivered to your table
1x Bottle of Prosecco
1x 70cl Bottle of Spirit of your choice plus 2 x mixer jugs of your choice
£450 per booth

VIP Tables are sold as a maximum of 8 people per booth. Larger VIP groups are available on request. VIP Tickets are subject to terms & conditions. VIP Tables are available on the Pearl of London only.

We operate an over 18's policy on this cruise. 

Christmas Party Boat Cruise Friday Schedule
Time of Cruise: 19:00-23:00
18:45 - Boarding Begins
19:00 - Prompt Departure
22:45-23:00 - Disembarkation

Christmas Party Boat Cruise Saturday Schedule
Time of Cruise: 20:00-00:00 
19:45 - Boarding Begins
20:00 - Prompt Departure
23:45-24:00 - Disembarkation

Check your ticket for exact departure time as times may vary slightly depending on pier availability. 

Boarding Location: A central London Pier; usually Festival Pier or Westminster Pier. Both Piers are easily located and close to public transport links. Face masks must be worn at the pier. 

Late night party food served in individual snack boxes

Meat Menu
Beetroot and spinach wraps with Norfolk bronze turkey, sage and onion stuffing with cranberry sauce and salad
Honey mustard pigs in blankets
Salmon fillet and crème fraiche mini tartelette
Aromatic duck spring roll 
Mixed salad & new potatoes
Mini mince pie

Vegetarian Menu
Beetroot and spinach wraps with Camembert and cranberry crispy salad
Wild mushroom duxelle with crème fraiche tartelette
Fresh herbs ricotta filled baby bell peppers
Skewered mini Santa’s cherry tomatoes, mozzarella and black olives
Mixed salad & new potatoes
Mini mince pie

Vegan Menu
Beetroot and spinach wraps with roasted festive vegetables with sun dried tomato hummus
Wild mushroom and cranberry arancini
Spinach and feta filo triangles
Creamed leeks, celeriac and walnut tartelette
Mixed salad & new potatoes
Crispy filo mince pie

Dietary requirements

We do not guarantee that products are free from nuts or traces of nuts. For any special dietary requirements (gluten free, dairy free etc)  please email tickets@londonpartyboats.co.uk. All requests must be received at least 72 hours before your departure date. We will endeavour to match the menu but reserve the right to substitute items of a similar value.



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Christmas Lunch Cruise

In partnership with Smith's Catering, we’re hosting Christmas lunch on the Thames every Friday afternoon in December until the week before Christmas Day itself. Taking in the sights and sounds of the city at Christmas, it makes for an unforgettable end-of-year do. 

Time: 13:00-16:00 (Embark 12:45-13:00 / Disembark: 15:45-16:00)

Boarding begins at least 15 minutes before the departure time. 

Boarding Location: Festival Pier

Ticket includes:

  • Three-hour River Thames cruise
  • Glass of Prosecco on arrival
  • Choice of Christmas Menu
  • Reserved table for the entire cruise 
  • DJ Festive Playlist
  • Fully heated vessel with a glass roof and large viewing windows
  • Two large outdoor decks
  • Fully stocked bars on board for orders of fizz, wine, beer and soft drinks.
  • Experience the sights and sounds of London’s most iconic landmarks

Christmas on the Thames

Dining options include starter, main course, dessert, coffee, mini mince pies and petit fours. All options can include gluten-free, dairy-free, vegan, vegetarian and halal special options.

Christmas Menu One
Potted Scottish smoked salmon with lemon-scented baby potatoes with micro herb salad
Corn-fed guinea fowl supreme, braised savoy cabbage, French beans, Asian spiced carrot, Lyonnaise potatoes, wild mushrooms and champagne sauce
Chocolate and raspberry Mogador with berry coulis

Christmas Menu Two
Ardennes pate with caramelised red onion marmalade, crispy shards of sourdough and micro herb salad
Roast Norfolk bronze turkey with cranberry thyme stuffing
Buttery fondant potatoes, parsnips, confit heritage carrots, Brussels sprouts, red wine and red-currant sauce
Baileys raspberry crème Brulee

Christmas Menu Three
Crispy aromatic duck, spring onions and hoisin sauce in a filo basket with sweet chilli
Slow-braised lamb rump, port-red-currant mint jus
Dauphinoise potatoes, red cabbage marmalade, minted peas
New York Cheesecake, berry compote, fresh strawberries, chocolate straws
Christmas Vegetarian Menus 

Vegetarian Menu One
Braised leek tart tartin with sun-blushed tomatoes
Wild mushroom risotto, chervil, spiced squash and asparagus with a Parmesan biscuit
Chocolate and raspberry Mogador with berry coulis

Vegetarian Menu Two
Spiced butternut squash garnished with beetroot, parsnips and crème Fraiche
Vegetable Wellington
Baileys raspberry crème Brulee

Vegetarian Menu Three
Hoi sin roasted vegetables on a tofu noodle salad
Wild mushroom and beetroot risotto with edamame beans
New York Cheesecake, berry compote, fresh strawberries, chocolate straws

Dietary requirements

Any dietary requirements (GF, DF, vegan and vegetarian) need to be sent 7 days prior to your departure date.



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