About Us

Who We Are

The Henley Boating Co is a boat hire business situated on the beautiful River Thames in Henley. Henley Boating Co was born from a love of the river. Our qualified crew enjoy the boating life and want to be able to share that with others, so we formed the Henley boating company to offer private skippered charters to our clients. Our Boat Hire is none other than our 1968 Metropolitan Police launch can comfortably seat 10, so it is ideal for parties or corporate events. 

We pride ourselves on the personal touch and can arrange catering, music and anything else you require for weddings, birthdays, corporate events and festivals.

Why Us?

Our boat hires offer a special experience tailored to your needs and you will struggle to find many 1968 Metropolitan Police launches around, so the experience is very unique. 

Our qualified crew has worked and lived on the river for many years. We have a personal touch and give our passengers an insight into what the history of Henley and the river is all about.

For more information on our services, do not hesitate to get in touch. 


Our pricing for ‘Boat hires’ in Henley is very competitive as we are truly lovers of the river and our only aim is to cover the costs of running the boat, whilst having enough left over for a pie and a pint.

You will see this when comparing us to the competition and other boat hires.

Boat Hire


1 Hour Cruise


Half Day Cruise


1 day cruise


Contact Info


07595 780 243

Open Hours

Monday – Friday: 10am – 5pm
Weekends: 10am – 9pm