Explore Maidstone by Boat
What better way to spend a few hours relaxing than on board one the Kentish Lady River Boat cruises? The trips are a perfect way to explore the River Medway in all its glory with a variety of trips available including 1 hour scheduled trips, pre-booked 3 hour weekend trips or privately booked trips to cater for your own personal requirements or that special occasion.
The trips will take you along the River Medway travelling through Maidstone where you will get to appreciate all the history that the town has to offer with trips running from Archbishops Place, Malta Inn, Allington Lock and Whatman Park (on request). Prices for the 1 hour round trip are £7.00 for adults, £3.50 for children and a family ticket is just £18.00. One way tickets are available.
The 3 hour cruises, which take place at weekends, leave Maidstone town centre heading up river passing through Farleigh Lock under some historic bridges along the way before turning around at Teston Lock. Along the way you will see open countryside and a range of wildlife including Kingfishers and Herons. A licensed bar is available and the minimum age for the cruises is 16 years. Prices start at just £21.00 per person and include either the picnic cruise or the fish and chip cruise.
For those looking to enjoy the private cruises the River Medway offers the perfect backdrop. A range of buffets are available and entertainment can be arranged to suite your requirements depending on if you would like a wedding reception, disco or just a general social gathering. There is a licensed bar on board for those looking for a more liquid lunch! Prices are available on request.
Please note that none of the cruises are available on Mondays.
The Kentish Lady River Cruises is the best way to see Maidstone.
Address: Undercliffe Boathouse, Bishops Way, Maidstone, Kent ME15 6XG, United Kingdom
Phone:+44 1622 753740