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Private boat hire in Thames Ditton

Get ready to experience the iconic Thames River like you've never seen it before - from the captain's chair of your very own GoBoat adventure.

Launching from Thames Ditton, you'll lead your crew aboard an eco-friendly electric cruise exploring London's legendary waterway from an entirely new perspective.

With room for you and up to 7 other mates, it's the perfect setting for an epically chill social sailing experience out on the open waters.

Rally your friends, family or co-workers - this is your chance to temporarily unplug from the daily grind.

This is more than just a boat rental, it's an opportunity to be fully present and soak up some serious quality time bonding with your favourite people. No distractions, just supercharged vibes creating an on-the-water memory you'll never forget.

Enough room for 8 people

No boating license required

Relaxing 3.5mph speed

Eco friendly silent electric motor

Limited BYO alcohol permitted

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Bring your friends, family and even the dog on your GoBoat adventure!


Renting a boat in Thames Ditton

It's easy to rent a boat in Thames Ditton with GoBoat. Just book online and show up 15 minutes before the booked time at our Thames Ditton location. The person renting must be 18 years old.

You could try your luck going to our location at Thames Ditton to see if we have available boats. If so, we are happy to rent you a boat. However, we recommend to book online.

We'll teach you how to sail and instruct you about the rules. No license required. Have a look at how sailing a GoBoat works.

Rules and information about renting a GoBoat in Thames Ditton:

  • A maximum of 8 people can fit in a GoBoat
  • No license or prior experience is needed
  • Alcohol restrictions apply: a maximum of two beers/ cans or half a bottle of wine per person. The captain (driver) must remain sober at all times.
  • A GoBoat's speed is about 3 knots (3.5mph) so you can enjoy each other's company and the sights along the river
  • You can reschedule or make amendments up to 48 hours before your booking

Pricing for GoBoat Thames Ditton

Choose the number of hours that suits your trip. Each boat can accommodate up to 8 people.

1 hour

Taster Cruise

Short and sweet, but an unforgettable flavour of the GoBoat experience. Perfect for first-time sailors just wanting to get their feet wet.

Prices are per boat and each boat holds up to 8 people.



Most popular
2 hours

Scenic Sail

Our crowd favorite for a reason! With enough time to kick back and soak up those iconic Thames views. Don't forget to pack your own beverages and bites to make it an extra lush afternoon sail.

Prices are per boat and each boat holds up to 8 people.



3 hours

The Full Monty

This is the main event - your chance to go all-in on an epically immersive day out on the open waters. With a full 3 hours, you'll have plenty of time to explore hidden gems and soak up all those good vibes.

Prices are per boat and each boat holds up to 8 people.



Route map for Thames Ditton

Navigate on the Thames with our map. Take a look at the sailing area to prepare yourself for a great trip on the water. You set sail from Thames Ditton and sail along the river. You'll also find the map attached to the picnic table in the boat.

Things to see on the River:

  • Hampton Court Palace
  • Thames Ditton Island
  • Raven's Ait Island
  • Kingston riverside
  • Steven's Eyot
  • Trowlock Island
  • Teddington Lock
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Thames Ditton from the water

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River Thames


Thames Ditton Island


Friends on a GoBoat


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Hand on GoBoat tiller


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How to find GoBoat Thames Ditton

  • Our address: 44 Summer Road, Thames Ditton KT7 0QQ
  • Opening time: We're open 7 days a week from 9.30am until sunset. Check the booking system for availability.
  • Public transportation: we are a 10 minute walk from Thames Ditton rail station which is connected directly to London Waterloo. Find us on Google Maps here.