Oxford Hen Party Cruises
Oxford River Cruises offers elegant, relaxing and fun hen parties afloat. If you are looking for an enjoyable hen weekend activity in Oxford we are here to help.
our Most popular Hen Party Cruises
Oxford Hen Party Pimms Cruise
We cruise along the same stretch of river as that rowed by Lewis Carroll and Alice in 1862 when the story of Alice in Wonderland was told for the first time and we take in many points along the river bank that are referenced in the stories. The cruise also takes in the University Regatta Course, Christ Church Meadows and College Boat Houses. Jugs of Pimms are served aboard to help you celebrate. This cruise lasts approximately 1 hour and is £29 per person.
Afternoon Tea Cruise for Hen Parties
This 1.5 hour cruise on the River Thames takes in beautiful rural scenery and Oxford sights such as the University Regatta course, Christ Church meadows, the College Boat Houses and Folly Bridge as well as passing through picturesque Iffley Lock. Aboard your characterful and well appointed river boat you will enjoy an indulgent afternoon tea including a selection of finger sandwiches, scones with clotted cream and jam, a selection of cakes, pastries or tarts and tea. The cruise winds it way through rowing teams, punts and pleasure boats on this lively section of the river. The cruise costs £39 per person. Minimum of 8 passengers for online bookings.
Lunchtime Picnic Cruise for Hen Parties
This cruise combines Oxford sightseeing with a gourmet picnic lunch and a relaxed experience of river life. This is our most popular cruise for Hen's parties and offers an excellent way for groups to bond in a relaxed and sociable environment. A lovely picnic hamper is served and drinks can be purchased to take aboard. This hen party cruise lasts approximately 2 hours and costs £42 per person*.
Mad Hatters Tea Party for Hens
Another Hen Party favourite. This cruise follows the same route as that rowed by Lewis Carroll and Alice in 1862 when the story of Alice in Wonderland was told for the first time and we take in many points along the river bank that are referenced in the stories. Onboard we provide a sumptuous tea party with 'Drink Me' tea, freshly made sandwiches, 'Eat Me' cakes, and indulgent scones with clotted cream and jam. Many groups like to dress in character for the tea party and this certainly adds fun to the occasion. This hen party cruise lasts approximately 2 hours and costs £45 per person*.
Cocktail Masterclass Hen Party Cruise
Enjoy your drinks and watch your friends and family try their hand at mixology while you cruise down the waterways of Oxford. Your time will be an interesting and exciting combination of the lively local river and the sophisticated fun of cocktail mixing. So try your hand at mixing, shaking and of course drinking your own cocktails afloat. This hen party cruise lasts approximately 2 hours and costs £59 per person. It is not available on Saturdays.
*For groups of 8 passengers or more these trips will be private. Groups of less than 8 passengers will need to pay a supplement in order to have a private cruise. Cruises for 12 or less passengers will usually be aboard an Edwardian River Launch. Cruises for 13 - 24 passengers might be aboard two Edwardian River Launches cruising in tandem (passengers are able to move between vessels at regular intervals) but are more usually on Serafina II. Cruises for 25 - 50 passengers will always be aboard Serafina II. Bar services are available onboard. The Cocktail Masterclass Cruise requires a minimum of 12 passengers and is usually aboard Serafina II.
For information regarding special dietary requirements and allergies please see our Diets and Allergies page.