London Afternoon Tea Cruise

Relax With Our London Afternoon Tea Cruise on the Thames

There is no better way to see London by day, than on the London Afternoon Tea Cruise.

Enjoy a relaxing afternoon on a 1hr 30min cruise along the River Thames, past some of London’s most famous sights, with  commentary.

A traditional afternoon tea will be served to your table and drinks can be purchased from the bar.


Adult from £65

Child from £55

Infant from £0


1hr 30min Thames River Cruise

Selection of Sandwiches, Mini Pastries & Scones with Clotted Cream and Jam

Tea and Coffee


Our Menu

Afternoon Tea Menu


Smoked Salmon and Cream Cheese on Light Rye & Caraway Bread

Egg Mayonnaise and Watercress on Basil & Spinach Bread (v)

Coronation Chicken on Brown Bread

Chipotle and Sweetcorn on Beetroot & Dill Bread (vg)

Scone & Small Pastries

Plain Scone with Cornish Clotted Cream and Strawberry Preserve (v)

Lemon Meringue (v)

Mango Pebble (v)

Pink Macaron (v) (n)

Chocolate Fudge Cake (v)

Tea or Coffee


We can provide vegetarian, vegan, gluten free, dairy free and Halal alternatives.

Once you’ve purchased your tickets, please add your dietary requirements by following the instructions on the confirmation email.

Whilst we can accommodate food allergies, we cannot accommodate other ingredient substitutions. Please be aware that all our dishes are prepared in kitchens where nuts and gluten are present, as well as other allergens, therefore we cannot guarantee that any food item is completely free from traces of allergens, due to the risk of cross contamination.

Please note we must be informed of any dietary requirements at the point of booking or at least 72 hours prior to sailing.

Dishes may vary from those shown due to seasonal availability of ingredients.



There is a fully licensed bar onboard for you to purchase drinks.

Click here to see a Sample Drinks Menu>


The London Afternoon Tea Cruise Restaurant boat will hold between 100 – 200 people on-board.

The boat has floor to ceiling windows around the dining area and a large open top deck allowing for great views of the River Thames.

Standard Tables seat 4 people.

All tables are fixed to the floor and cannot be moved. Please note that as part of the relaxed atmosphere of this cruise experience, your table may be situated in close proximity to other guests.

There is also a fully licensed bar and toilet faculties onboard.

You can add a Window Table Upgrade during check-out. Window Tables seat 2 people only.  **Please note; Window Table Upgrades are subject to availability. We will notify you within 48hrs if we are unable to offer this extra. The cost of the Window Table will be refunded and you will be allocated a standard table.


The cruise runs to a very strict timetable and unfortunately we cannot wait for any late arrivals.

It is your responsibility to arrive at the pier in plenty of time for your cruise to avoid any disappointment.

Please be advised that once the boat departs, it cannot return to the pier to collect passengers, and refunds will not be offered in such circumstances.

15.15 Boarding at Tower Pier

15.30 Prompt Departure

17.00 Return to Tower Pier


Tower Pier, London, EC3N 4DT


Cancellation Policy

Tickets are non-refundable unless Ticket Refund Protection has been added.

Protect your booking from the unexpected with Ticket Refund Protection, which allows you to recover 100% of the paid ticket price.

With Ticket Refund Protection, you can apply for a refund in the event of: Accident, injury, or illness including COVID-19. Severe weather preventing travel to the venue. Travel delays due to breakdown or public transport breakdowns & strikes.

Click (+) Add Ticket Refund Protection button during checkout, as you cannot add Ticket Refund Protection to your order after you have paid.

We reserve the right if necessary, for reasons beyond our reasonable control, to cancel or amend the booking in any way, but we will not in such circumstances be liable for any loss, damages or other expenses whatsoever incurred by you due to such substitution, or cancellation or amendment.


Any changes or amendments will incur a £10 admin fee.

You can amend the date within the below notice periods:

01 – 10 guests – 5 working days
11 – 20 guests – 16 working days
21 – 55 guests – 30 working days
56+ guests – 60 working days

Dress Code



Not all of our vessels have been designed or adapted for passengers in wheelchairs. If you intend to travel on a vessel which has not been so designed or adapted, you must satisfy yourself as to its suitability before embarking. When travelling on any vessel not adapted for wheelchair access, if you use a wheelchair you must bring enough helpers to enable you to make your journey safely including getting on board the vessel and leaving it at your destination. Even on vessels designed or adapted for wheelchair access it may not be possible for you to sit in a wheelchair at a table and, for reasons of safety, you may be asked to move from your wheelchair into a fixed seat, in which case the wheelchair will be stowed in a safe place. Under no circumstances must wheelchairs obstruct any access to safety and lifesaving equipment, gangways, stairs or passageways.


Smoking is permitted on the top deck in the open area.

Child Policy

Up to 12 years – Child Ticket

Inclement Weather

The Cruises operate regardless of the weather unless in conditions of poor visibility. The Captain will make the decision on the day if the cruise will not operate. You will be informed of your options on the day if this affects you. Our vessels are closed in so you will not be affected by wind, snow or rain.

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