Groups

Groups may wish to book an exclusive Morning Sailing for a minimum of 30 people, or Groups can also reserve places on Afternoon Public Sailings. 

Discounted fares (Monday – Friday) can be offered for parties of 12 to 19 people; or 20 to 60 people, except on Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays when full fares will apply.

 

Exclusive Morning Group Cruises – Booking essential – Minimum 30 people (Monday to Friday)

Groups may wish to book an exclusive Morning Sailing for a minimum of 30 people, or Groups can also reserve places on Afternoon Public Sailings. 

Cruise Only Price: £10.00 per person

Around Rutland Water: a relaxing 45-minute cruise with commentary. Boarding commences 15-minutes prior to departure time. Allow at least one hour in your itinerary.

(Saturday / Sunday & Bank Holiday Price: £11.00 per person).

Coffee Morning Cruise (Tea & Biscuits) Price: £12.50 per person

Coffee Morning Cruise Around Rutland Water: board ‘Rutland Belle’ and settle down with refreshments before setting sail on the 45-minute cruise.
Allow up to 1¼ hour in your itinerary (30-70 people).

(Saturday / Sunday & Bank Holiday Price: £13.50 per person).

Cruise & Normanton Church Price: £13.00 per person (MON-FRI)

Cruise with visit to Normanton Church: (Subject to availability of the church). This 45-minute cruise makes an additional 30-minute stop off on the south shore to explore the building that was saved from the waves and became the landmark of the reservoir. Normanton Church has recently taken on a new role, having been licensed as a civil marriage venue. Open for group visits by special arrangement. Allow up to 1½ hour in your itinerary.

Please note that this visit may not be suitable for anyone with severely restricted – there is a pathway and ramp entrance at the Church – any such passengers are welcome to relax on board whilst the boat waits alongside the Church.

Coffee Morning with Normanton Church Price: 15.50 per person (MON-FRI)

A 45-minute Cruise with Coffee (or Tea & Biscuits) and Visit to Normanton Church: (Subject to availability of the church). Allow 1 ¾ hour in your itinerary.

Exclusive Morning Cream Tea Cruise Price: £15.50 per person (MON-FRI)

This 45-minute, morning cruise is served with a large freshly baked fruit scone with strawberry jam, luxury clotted cream, tea & Coffee. Served on board before setting sail. Allow 1 ¼ hour (30-54 people).

The cream cruise tea is also available for groups (booking in advance) on an afternoon public sailing. (Saturday / Sunday or Bank Holidays Price: £17.00 per person).

There are downloadable menu options for Full Afternoon Tea with a selection of sandwiches and cakes to choose from, or why not try our ever – popular Ploughman’s cruise – please ask for details.

Exclusive Cream Tea Cruise & Church Visit Price: £18.50 per person 

(MON-FRI)

A morning cruise which combines a 45-minute sailing around Rutland Water. Freshly baked fruit scone with strawberry jam, luxury clotted cream, tea or coffee and a visit to Normanton Church.  Allow up to 2 hours in your itinerary and please see the note about access at Normanton.

Cruises for Groups on the Afternoon Public Sailing (Monday to Friday)

Groups are welcome to make reservations on the round-trips that depart on the Afternoon public sailings from Whitwell, North Shore.

Group Rate Fares on Afternoon Sailings (Monday – Friday, excluding Bank Holidays)

  • Price 12-19 people:  £9.50 per person
  • Price 20 or more people:  £9.00 per person

Full Fares apply at weekends and Bank Holidays.

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Celebratory Vouchers:

If you are looking for a present, we can provide gift vouchers for public afternoon cruises to be used anytime within the current season of purchase.

We can send personalised gift vouchers to your friends, family and loved ones for Birthdays, Anniversaries or even if you would just like to say ‘thank you’ to someone.

You can either give us a call or fill in the online booking / enquiry form. We can advise on fare costs and any drinks from the bar. Let us know who the voucher is for, how many people (adults / children), the address of where you would like it sent and any personalised message.

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