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22 Jul 2015
“Trip on the river Thames with our dementia group”
19 Jul 2015
“A birthday treat!”
A Little Luxury on The Thames 'Christobel' is a 102 year old gentleman's styled launch moored on the backwaters of the River Thames at Sonning. You are welcome aboard for the whole day to travel up past Henley or down towards Windsor, or maybe just...more
Thames Street, Sonning-on-Thames RG4 6UT, England
+44 7583 601298
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Reviewed 22 July 2015

Our dementia group has just come back from having a wonderful trip on an amazing little boat called christobel Claire and john made our clients very welcome pointing out lots of interesting things on the river that could have been missed. We will definitely make...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2015

What a lovely way to spend an afternoon after a lunch at the French Horn. This was a birthday surprise for my mother in law and Clare and John made us all very welcome.We were collected from the lawn at the French Horn which also...More

Thank Julie B
Reviewed 16 June 2015

We had the most lovely early evening cruise on the Christobel. Knowledgable crew and great weather contributed to a leisurely cruise down the Thames, a great way to start Ascot week.

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Reviewed 3 December 2014

The boat: a 60-year-old varnished teak Thames launch, with both inside and outside space for 8 passengers. The trip: typically, from Sonning Eye down past Wargrave and Shiplake to Henley and back, through the picturesque locks ast Shiplake, Marsh etc. The food: carefully prepared by...More

Thank spanner48
Reviewed 31 August 2014

We had a lovely afternoon with Clare and John on this beauty of a craft. They are a very engaging couple, enthusiastic and have a lot of knowledge of the area. Make a great cuppa too!. I'd recommend this to anyone who would like to...More

Thank petach
Reviewed 24 June 2013

This is a brilliant experience and day out for a group of friends (max 8) aboard the 1911 'gentleman's launch' Chrisobel. From Sonning to Wargrave we enjoyed the sites beautiful River Thames and quaffed bubbles as the skipper John and hostess Clare answered our questions...More

3  Thank Jonathan H
Reviewed 29 August 2012

A lovely way to spend an afternoon messing about on the river. Christobel is a wonderful Edwardian launch incorporating modern facilities and with lovely hosts to drive and guide you on your trip. Clare and John made us feel incredibly welcome and even went to...More

3  Thank JoW727
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