Santa Cruises

Cruise with Santa Claus on the Thames

Make Christmas special for your little one with a Hobbs of Henley 
Santa cruise

He’s making a list and checking it twice…

Bring the magic of the festive season home to your family a little earlier this year with an entertainment-packed trip down the Thames and a visit from Father Christmas.  

Hobbs of Henley's ever popular Santa Cruises feature the fantastically entertaining Bertie Slippers - along with the red-clad man of the moment, Santa Claus himself. With a show aimed primarily at younger audience members but with fun for adults too. Bertie who combines a mixture of magic, music games, puppets and balloons to create a fun packed magical experience and all on board our flagship vessel The New Orleans.

Early pre-booking is essential for these very popular weekend river trips which last 1½ hours and culminate in a visit from Father Christmas when the vessel docks back at Hobbs Boatyard. Tickets include:

  • Mulled wine for the adults / fruit juices for the children on arrival
  • Homemade mince pies and cakes served on board
  • Live family entertainment by Bertie Slippers
  • A visit by Santa and a present for every child *

Date Adults Seniors Children
Under 3
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£20.00 £16.50 £12.00 Free

Tickets can be booked in advance online . All trips are subject to river conditions and our standard general conditions of hire

*You are welcome to bring babies under 6 months free of charge. However, they will not receive a present from Santa. Please note there may be limited space for buggies.

“‘We just wanted to pass on some feedback regarding the Saturday cruise. It was brilliant we all very much enjoyed it.”

To be sure your family is on board when Santa Claus comes to town, book early!

Book a Santa cruise online

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