Time in the week? Take a great cruise on the beautiful Great Ouse between Bedford and Great Barford. Lunch at The Anchor and then return by coach.
Departing from Priory Marina at 10am, £35 per person including lunch.
2017 Cruise Dates: 14th Jun, 26th Jul, 16th Aug, 20th Sept
Enjoy an afternoon cruise on the River Great Ouse with a stop at the beautiful Barns Hotel for Afternoon Tea before returning by boat to Sovereigns Quay.
Departing from Sovereigns Quay at 2.30pm. £24 per person including the afternoon tea.
2017 Cruise Dates: 7th Jun, 5th Jul, 2nd Aug, 6th Sept, 4th Oct.
Relax on the River as the sun goes down and enjoy your Fish & Chip supper on board (Chicken & Chips or Vegetable Pancake & Chips also available) Licensed bar available on board.
Departing from Sovereign's Quay at 6.30pm.
Adult £15.50/ Concession £13.50 / Child £11.50 / Family £45 - Your Meal is included in your ticket price, you will be asked to confirm your choice after you have selected your ticket.
2017 Cruise Dates: 19th May, 3rd Jun, 8th Jul, 22nd Jul, 12th Aug, 26th Aug, 16th Sept, 30th Sept
Departing from the Barns Hotel at 7.30pm, tickets £19.00 per person.
You can select a mini cheese and biscuits picnic or a fish supper to go with your ticket.
2017 Cruise Dates: 15th Jun, 20th Jul. 17th Aug, 21st Sept, 5th Oct.
Following the success of the Jazz Cruises the John Bunyan Boat Team are pleased to introduce a Motown & Northern Soul cruise. The first one of which is scheduled for Friday 26th May featuring top DJ Keith Stewart.
The cruise will leave from The Barns Hotel (Cardington Road, Bedford) at 7.30pm. (Boarding at 7.15pm) A Licensed Bar and snacks will be available on board the boat.
Tickets are limited, so get your orders in quickly! Cruises can be booked online via this website (go to Public Cruises, select Special Cruises tab, click on it, and then when the calendar appears click on the date you want to book (26th May) and then click on the options that you want).
On selected Saturdays our cruising partner the Swan Hotel offers traditional Afternoon Tea cruises 3-5pm Sunset Champagne & Canapés cruises 6.30-8.30pm Both with full bar on board.
Departure from Swan Steps (opposite Newnham Road).
Book direct with the Swan Hotel phone 01234 346565 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Passengers must arrive 15 minutes before departure time.
All cruise times approximate, dependent on river conditions and time spent going through locks.
If the river is in flood, cruises will be rerouted or cancelled and alternative dates or refunds will be given. If you have not pre-booked, please check our Facebook page for last minute changes.
Concessionary rates are available to pensioners, students, and people with disabilities.
Documentary proof may be asked for.
See bookings page for full details. Terms & Conditions apply