Private Corporate Events on the Water in London

A company event like no other! Elevate your next staff party by hosting it on the Thames with City Cruises. With London’s skyline as your backdrop, private boat hire on London’s River Thames offers a unique team building venue, or location for a company celebration. Our bespoke food, drink and entertainment options (including DJs, live bands, and even Clay Pigeon shooting) will make your next event, the best one yet!

staff events

Staff Events

Opt for a fun, unique, corporate event with a private boat hire on London’s River Thames! It offers a unique opportunity for team building, relaxation or to reward your staff. With lunch, dinner, or drinks, along with fun activities such as having a DJ, solving a Murder Mystery, or Clay Pigeon Shooting, your staff are sure to come back reenergised and revitalised.
meetings on a boat

Meetings and Events

Staff away days, conferences and team building events. Choose from a wide range of boats, entertainment, dining experiences and drinks packages. If you want something completely different why not try Clay Shooting on board a London private boat hire on the River Thames. Our expert London private boat hire team will take care of everything, from start to finish.


Are you looking to film a unique location or activity, or simply film the amazing views along the river? We have in house expertise to help coordinate the perfect shoot. Book with City Cruises as a location for your next project.


Make your fundraiser an event to remember by hosting it on one of our fantastic boats, whether it is a dinner, gala, sightseeing or something a bit more unique. We will work with you to make your event a huge success.

Client Networking

A private boat hire is a memorable way to encourage client networking. Guests can enjoy a delicious dining experience, drinks reception, and entertainment onboard while also getting the opportunity to foster business relationships. This private boat hire would guarantee to leave attendees with unforgettable memories of a unique networking event!
product launches

Product Launches

A product launch on a private boat is a perfect way to showcase your new product in an engaging and unforgettable way to your audience. Having a product launch on a private boat on London’s River Thames sets itself apart from the traditional locations and will certainly keep your product in the audience’s mind!


The team had an amazing time and everyone was blown away by the boat. Special thanks to the crew who made it even more special with great customer service.
It was brilliant. Everyone had a great time, the food was great as well as the drink.
The food was great, the atmosphere brilliant, your staff team onboard second to none. I cannot express just how excellent everything was with your company and if I could host every event on a city cruise vessel I would for sure.
Royal Air Force
Royal Air Force


  • Unparalleled Service

    City Cruises are committed to making your special event truly unforgettable with live entertainment, and themed cruises, creating a dynamic and engaging atmosphere for passengers.
  • Bespoke Options

    Bespoke menu and experience options offer customised dining and hospitality services tailored to individual preferences, dietary needs, and event themes..
  • Best Views in London

    City Cruises provide unique perspectives of urban landscapes and waterfronts, allowing passengers to enjoy breathtaking views of city skylines and landmarks.


Canapès Reception Package

  • Evening boat hire for up to 4 hours
  • Canapès
  • Welcome glass of champagne and tokens for 4 soft drinks or 2 alcoholic drinks per person
  • DJ entertainment

From £74
Per Person
*price based on Erasmus. 200 guests

BBQ Buffet Package

  • Evening boat hire for up to 4 hours
  • BBQ buffet
  • Unlimited wines, beers, and soft drinks
  • DJ entertainment

From £135
Per Person
*price based on Erasmus. 200 guests

Formal Dinner Package

  • Boat hire for up to 4 hours
  • 3 Course dinner
  • Welcome champagne
  • ½ Bottle of house wine, ½ Bottle of still or sparkling mineral water per person
  • DJ entertainment

From £130
Per Person
*price based on Erasmus. 119 guests

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Our dedicated event planning team are waiting to help plan and deliver your perfect event. After form submission, you’ll receive a customised proposal and options available to turn your vision into reality.
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What types of corporate events can be hosted on City Cruises' boats in London?

City Cruises specializes in a versatile range of London corporate events, including conferences, networking events, team-building outings, and formal galas. Our fleet offers a unique corporate events venue on the River Thames, providing a memorable backdrop for every occasion.

How does City Cruises ensure a corporate event is successful, regardless of London's unpredictable weather?

Our fleet is fully equipped to provide a comfortable and seamless experience, rain or shine. Enclosed areas with panoramic windows ensure that your London corporate boat hire offers stunning views of the city, making your event unforgettable, no matter the weather.

Can City Cruises accommodate branding and customization for corporate events?

Yes, we offer extensive customization options for your London corporate boat hire, allowing for complete branding of the space to reflect your company’s identity. From branded signage and digital screens to customized themes and decorations, we ensure your corporate event stands out.

What is the capacity range for hosting corporate events on City Cruises boats?

Our fleet caters to a wide range of group sizes for London corporate events, from intimate gatherings of 20 to grand celebrations of up to 200 guests. This flexibility makes us an ideal corporate events venue, tailored to meet the specific needs of your event.

How accessible are City Cruises' boats for corporate events?

Our docks are conveniently located along the River Thames, providing easy access for all guests. We prioritize accessibility, ensuring that everyone can enjoy the event without hassle. For specific accessibility requirements or queries, our team is ready to provide all necessary information to accommodate all guests attending your London corporate events.

Can City Cruises assist with the planning and execution of corporate events?

Yes, our experienced team is on hand to assist with every aspect of planning and executing your corporate event. From the initial concept to the final details, we offer comprehensive support to ensure your London corporate boat hire meets every expectation. Our dedication to excellence makes us a premier choice for a corporate events venue in London.