Classic Afternoon Tea Cruise with Bateaux Tickets

About Classic Afternoon Tea Cruise with Bateaux

Come aboard the Harmony for a relaxing afternoon cruising along the Thames. Leave the hustle and bustle of London behind you as you take to the waters for a decadent afternoon tea of sandwiches, pastries and scones and a wide selection of delicious teas. Marvel at the sights of the city from the river as you are serenaded by our talented solo pianist with complementary music, fitting of the tranquil journey you are embarking upon. Particular highlights of this cruise are the views of the Houses of Parliament, the Coca-Cola London Eye, St Paul’s Cathedral and the Tower of London, all seen from a new vantage point.

There is a children’s menu available if you wish to make the afternoon a family affair.


Afternoon Tea Menu

Selection of Sandwiches

Smoked Salmon, Cream Cheese and Horseradish

Cheddar Cheese and Cucumber

Ham and Mustard Mayonnaise


Selection of Pastries and Scones

Lemon Meringue Tart


Carrot Cake

Lemon and Blackcurrant Cake

Chocolate Cream Éclairs

Scones with Strawberry Preserve and Cornish Clotted Cream


Selection of Teas or Fairtrade Coffee


Disabled access: Available to the vessels however toilets are accessible via stairs only!

Smoking: Please note that in line with British law smoking is not permitted inside the vessel. Smoking is allowed on the outside decks.

The cruise departs promptly and on schedule therefore please allow plenty of time prior to departure time for arrival as a 100% no show charge applies.

The actual cruise route may vary depending on the tides however will always incorporate Central London between Embankment and Tower Bridge.

Important Information

Bateaux London refuses the right to substitute your allocated vessel with other vessels if deemed necessary.

Tables are not allocated at the time of if you do have specific table requests please mention it at the time of booking and every effort will be made to accommodate, depending on other bookings.

Each booking will be allocated their own individual table.

No pets are allowed on board with the exception of Guide Dogs.

Bateaux London welcomes people with disabilities on board all cruises. They request that anyone wishing to make a booking or enquiry inform them of any special needs or disabilities at the time of booking in order for them to meet any personal requirements.

Step Free access is offered from Embankment Pier onto all of their vessels. Guests with mobility issues may be accommodated at easily accessible tables and additional space may be provided for seeing eye and hearing dogs.

In order to gain entry you must present a printed copy of your voucher

Voucher Exchange Information

Please take your voucher/confirmation to the Bateaux London Reception at Embankment Pier along with photo ID and credit card used for purchase for your boarding pass. Dress Code is smart to formal; no denim or sportswear; jacket and tie is encouraged for gentlemen. Please note that Bateaux London reserves the right to refuse admission on the basis of inappropriate attire. No refunds can be made on such occurrences. The cruise departs promptly and on schedule therefore please allow plenty of time prior to departure for arrival as a 100% no show charge applies.

Bateaux London

Find out more about the venue's location and how to get there.

How do I get there?

Departs from Embankment Pier Victoria Embankment, London WC2N 6NU
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  • Nearest Tube: Circle, District and Northern
  • Directions:

    Exit the station on to Victoria Embankment, turn left and the pier is on the opposite side of the road after about 50 metres.

  • Nearest Station: Charing Cross