Welcome to Bancroft Cruisers

Experience the charm and beauty of historic Shakespeare County with Bancroft Cruisers, Stratford’s only guided sightseeing cruises. Sit back and relax as you enjoy the glorious Warwickshire countryside from the comfort of our wide-beam open cruiser or heated modern cruiser. From 45-minute, walk-on sightseeing tours to private event charters, we provide the ultimate river experience – complete with expert guides and delicious food.

SIGHTSEEING CRUISES

RUN DAILY FROM 11AM

All our cruises depart from the landing stage at the Holiday Inn Stratford-upon-Avon.

Close to the Tourist Information Centre. Bridgefoot, Stratford, Warwickshire CV37 6YR

Here are a few things that may interest you  –

Daily sightseeing cruises 
Themed evening cruises 
Private and corporate charters
Party Cruises
Hen Parties
Ashes Scatterings

CHILLED WINES & BEERS, LOVELY CREAM TEAS & A GREAT COMMENTARY. WHAT MORE DO YOU NEED FOR A GREAT TRIP ON THE RIVER AVON!

So why not join us for a family cruise with a Traditional Cream Tea.

The kettle’s on and fresh scones on their way from Blueberry Hill bakery in Leamington Spa.

Our sightseeing cruises run every hour from 11am until about 5pm seven days a week from mid-April to October. And then Wednesday to Sunday from 11am – 3pm in the winter months.  Private Charters can be booked throughout the week at any time of year.

So…. come on board and join our crew for a 45 minute sightseeing cruise on our lovely heated boat, The Rita Ellen. To make your cruise even more special our dedicated guide will keep you amused and share some of the interesting facts about Will Shakespeare & Stratford’s history. We also do exclusive Traditional Cream Tea charters for groups of up to 36 people, available 7 days a week.  Get in touch for more information or a quote.





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