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Avon River Cruises and Boat Trips

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Avon River Cruises and Boat Trips


Avon River Cruises’ flagship is the Silver Salmon, a luxury cruiser operating boat trips, tours and excursions from Bristol all year round.

Avon River Cruises are perfect for a variety of occasions, including parties, private charters, business meetings, family celebrations, weddings and other special events. What’s more, some excellent hot or cold food can be prepared by Avon River Cruises’ on-board chef. All in all, then, you can travel in comfort and style all year round.

Avon River Cruises can also offer coach and cruise packages, which are available for groups of up to 55 people, as well as operating the stylish Silver Salmon for private charter hire from Bristol all year round.


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  • Facilities for Visually Impaired Visitors - Guide Dogs permitted.
  • Guide Dogs Permitted

Establishment Features

  • Available for wedding receptions
  • Cater for groups
  • Conference facilities
  • Event Venue

Key Features

  • In town/city centre
  • Max group size - 65
  • Outdoor Attraction

Parking & Transport

  • On Bus Route

Payment Methods

  • Booking essential

Specialist Features

  • Family Fun

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Guided Tours Available for Groups

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted - Up to 65

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Several landing stages around the harbour. Accessible by public transport. Find out about the latest on the roads and get travel directions from

Public Transport Directions

In Bristol harbour - easy access to the city centre by road and rail. For comprehensive information about getting here by public transport, please visit



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    Recent Reviews:

    • hawkes2an
      Cranbrook, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      "Any more fares, please"
      4 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 9th May 2019
      "Any more fares, please," shouted the skipper, helmsman and only crew member of the No. 7 Ferry from the floating harbour in Bristol City Dock to Brunel's SS Great Britain. It's only £1 (children... Read full review
    • SHEATH19
      London, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      No.7 Boat Trips
      5 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 19th May 2019
      We had a private hire as part of a hen do (all a surprise from the bride!) and every interaction was a breeze - friendly team on the end of the phone, fantastic and friendly team on-board, and ticked... Read full review
    • TessaPolis
      Cheltenham, United Kingdom
      Not what it says on the website!
      2 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 13th June 2019
      We travelled as a group of 57. Our Social Secretary is extremely efficient and we were looking forward to a boat trip round Bristol Docks and then on the rural River Avon. When we boarded it soon... Read full review
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    Opening Times

    Open (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)

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