Barge

MAGNA CARTA
RIVER THAMES ITINERARY

HAMPTON COURT PALACE TO HENLEY-ON-THAMES
Golf England, Golf vacation and luxury cruise aboard Magna Carta,river Thames,England 

 

Sunday, Day 1 LONDON – KINGSTON-ON-THAMES - HAMPTON COURT PALACE   Meet the Captain at The Cadogan Hotel at 4pm for afternoon English Cream Tea, before being transferred to the Magna Carta. Champagne reception and welcome by the Captain. Early evening cruise to Hampton Court Palace, former Tudor Palace of Henry VIII, where we moor for the night. Dinner aboard. 

Monday, Day 2 HAMPTON COURT PALACE - SHEPPERTON   Today’s golf is at the famous Walton Heath Golf Club. Famous for staging the Ryder Cup and European Open Championships. Once owned by the News of the World, Mp’s, Lords and members of the press would be invited to Walton heath by Sir Elmsley Carr. Designed by Herbert Fowler in 1903. In the afternoon enjoy a meandering cruise upstream following the course of the Thames to Shepperton. Dinner aboard
(18 holes Par 72 6198m) 

Tuesday, Day 3 SHEPPERTON - RUNNYMEDE Today’s golf is at Richmond Golf Club. This is a beautiful and historic wood parkland course on the edge of Richmond Park. The 4th is often described as the best short hole in the South of England. Cunningly sighted trees call the great accuracy. Afternoon cruise to Runnymede hotel where we have use of the excellent spa facilities including swimming pools, saunas, steam rooms and beauty treatments. Dinner aboard
(18 holes, 5474m Par 70)  

Wednesday, Day 4 RUNNYMEDE - WINDSOR   This morning we have an option. We can take a short drive to view the Magna Carta memorial where King John faced the powerful barons and was made to sign the document from which our barge takes her name. We also visit the commonwealth air force memorial, opened by the queen to commemorate those 20000 airmen who have no known grave.

(Or Optional Golf at Wentworth to be paid for by guests directly to the club. Wentworth is considered one of Europe’s finest clubs and almost needs no introduction. Famous for the PGA and World Match Play Tournaments as well as many other events). Afternoon cruise through beautiful countryside to Windsor. We see Windsor Castle, built by William the Conqueror in 1066 and inhabited for over 900 years by the Royal Family. Our mooring is on a private island with a unique view of the Castle. Dinner aboard
(18 holes, 6142m, Par 73)  

Thursday, Day 5 WINDSOR - COOKHAM   Today’s golf is at , established in 1901 and ranked as one of the top 20 courses in the world. The Old Course founded in 1901 was designed by Willie Park. It is classic course with gorse and pine trees, silver birch, heather and immaculate turf. This afternoon we leave Royal Windsor behind us we cruise past fabulous waterside homes through the spectacular Clivedon reach and the open English countryside. We moor in Cookham, once described as ‘Heaven on Earth’ by artist Stanley Spencer, one of England’s greatest and most eccentric painters. Dinner aboard
(18 hole, 5526m Par 70)  

Friday, Day 6 COOKHAM – HENLEY ON THAMES   This morning we cruise to Henley on Thames, and along the famous Henley Regatta Course. Golf this afternoon is at Temple Golf Club. This gently undulating course has panoramic views of the Thames valley and is noted for it's firm, fast greens. Captains Farewell Dinner aboard
(18 hole 6232 yds par 70)   

Saturday, Day 7 HENLEY-ON-THAMES - LONDON  Following breakfast, disembark at 10 am and return to London

NOTE: On alternate weeks, cruise will be in reverse direction. This is a sample itinerary and is subject to change.

 

2017 Rates

Magna Carta
Accommodations Rate Type Rate Amount
Charter 6 passengers wholeboat Regular 35300
Charter 6 passengers wholeboat Value 30400
Charter 7 passengers wholeboat Regular 36900
Charter 7 passengers wholeboat Value 31800
Charter 8 passengers wholeboat Regular 38500
Charter 8 passengers wholeboat Value 33200
Single supplement Regular 1650
Single supplement Value 1450
Suite per person Regular 5250
Suite per person Value 4490

 

Departure Dates (Sunday) Rate Type Route
Jun 04,11,18,25 Regular Thames River
May 7, 14, 21, 28 Regular Thames River
Apr 02,09,16,23 Value Thames River
Jul 02,09,16,23 Regular Thames River
Apr 30 Regular Thames River
Oct 08,15,22 Value Thames River
October 01 Regular Thames River
Sep 03,10,17,24 Regular Thames River
Aug 06,13,20,27 Regular Thames River

2018 Rates

Magna Carta
Accommodations Rate Type Rate Amount
Suite per person Value 4550
Single supplement Value 1450
Suite per person Regular 5350
Single supplement Regular 1650
Charter 6 passengers wholeboat 3 night 20600
Single supplement 3 night 900
Charter 7 passengers wholeboat Value 32300
Charter 7 passengers wholeboat Regular 36300
Charter 8 passengers wholeboat Value 33700
Charter 8 passengers wholeboat Regular 39100
Charter 6 passengers wholeboat Regular 35900
Charter 6 passengers wholeboat Value 30900
Charter 7 passengers wholeboat 3 night 21400
Charter 8 passengers wholeboat 3 night 22200
Suite per person 3 night 3050

 

Departure Dates (Sunday) Rate Type Route
Mar 25 Apr 29 May 6, 13, 20, 27 Jun 3, 10, 17, 24, Jul 1., 8, 15, 22, 29 Aug 5, 12, 19, 26 Sep2, 9, 16, 23, 30 Oct 7, 14, 21 Regular Thames River
Mar 25; Apr 01, 8 15, 22 Value Thames River

Meeting Points

London Stafford Hotel - Sunday 3pm following English Tea at 3pm

IMPORTANT:

   - Golf Cruises are available for charter groups at a supplement. Please contact us for itinerary. (Non Golfers do not pay the supplement.)

    - Chelsea Flower Show Gardens Cruise is available to charter groups departing in May. Please contact us for itinerary. No supplements apply

    -  Hampton Court Flower Show Garden Cruise is available to charter groups departing in July.   Please contact us for itinerary. No supplements apply.

    -    Tennis Cruises are available for charter groups at a supplement. Please contact us for itinerary. Non players do not pay the supplement)

-        Antiques Cruises are available to charter groups. Please contact us for full itinerary. No supplements apply

-        *Art Workshop Cruises are available for charter groups at a supplement.  Please contact us for itinerary.

-        Ghost & Ghouls Cruises are available for charter groups.  Please contact us for itinerary ?No supplements apply

-        World War II Cruises are available for charter groups.  Please contact us for itinerary ? No supplements apply.

-        *Walking Cruises are available for charter groups at a supplement.  Please contact us for itinerary

-        *West End Theatre Cruises are available for charter groups. This really is the cr?me de la cr?me cruise.  Please contact us for a sample itinerary.

-        Family Cruises are available for charter groups.  Please contact us for itinerary.  No supplement applies.  

 

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