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The Sabrina Boat

The Sabrina Boat

Victoria Quay
Victoria Avenue


A Shrewbury Original since


Sabrina is a triple deck, modern passenger boat situated on the River Severn in Shrewsbury, capable of carrying 60 passengers in comfort with retractable sides on the top deck.

We are an independent business, based in Shropshire. Our focus is to provide a first-class service to both day and evening passengers on our river cruise experiences. Whether you are interested in a relaxing boat trip during the day or you are embarking on an evening voyage, you are sure to receive a great welcome. From the moment you step on board and will enjoy an exemplary level of attention from the crew throughout your journey.

Sabrina's qualified skippers and crew will ensure your comfort and safety on the river. Relax and let our hospitality team take care of you.

We look forward to welcoming you onboard Sabrina, Goddess of the River Severn.

Daily Boat Trips

Sabrina boat runs 6 daily boat trips around the river Severn loop every day with live commentary, table service, and on board town maps. The 45-minute trips run on the hour from 11 am - 4 pm (10am - 4pm from May to September!) from Victoria Quay near the Welsh bridge. Dogs are welcome, toilets are on board and there is disabled access onto the boat.

Adults £9.50

Concession* £8.50

Children £5.50 (3-15yrs)

Under 3 go free (0-2yrs)

Family £25

*Over 65s, carers, students

Groups are welcome and we offer a number of packages that are a really good value and involve a number of other restaurants, attractions and partners in and around Shrewsbury and Shropshire.

Check out all of Sabrina's group packages here

Why not join us on a Sunday for our Sunday lunch cruise? Enjoy our 45-minute cruise at 1 pm and then a two-course Sunday lunch at nearby Ye Olde Bucks head.

Adults £25

Concessions £23

Children £18

Evening Cruises

Every Tuesday evening enjoy a 45-minute cruise with relaxing background music.

Adults £9.50

Concessions £8.50

Children £5.50 (3-15yrs)

Under 3 go free (0-2yrs)

Why not make a meal of it and go to one of our restaurant partners for a 2 or 3-course meal depending on restaurant choice.

Adults £25

Concessions £23

Children £18

Themed Cruises

Throughout the season we offer a range of themed evenings. From mamma mia, 80’s, 90s, Motown, Queen, Beatles themed cruises to Prosecco and Strawberries, Gin Tasting, Summer BBQ, and Fish and Chip Supper cruises. Arrival is 7 pm, we set sail at 7.30 pm until 10.30 and then we are a moored up venue until 12 am. Prices start at £18. Find out more on our website.

Private Hire

Sabrina is the perfect choice for your private party or celebration. Up to 3-hour cruise both up and downstream, 12am license, up to 60 guests*, food and entertainment packages available.

*Minimum and maximum numbers subject to government COVID-19 guidelines. Please call our office to confirm details.

Picnic Boat

Sail downstream to the English bridge or upstream past the showground. Bring your own food and drink, including skipper and maximum guests 10 people.

1 hour hire £150; £50 for every additional hour.

All of the information is on our website. You can either contact us directly on 01743 369 741 [email protected] or book online. Our season runs from March to the end of October.

COVID 19 Statement

We are keeping up to date with government guidelines as they are changing and will be adjusting when required. We have sanitizer stations before boarding and upon leaving the boat and masks are optional when on board.

Ghost Cruises (October)

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Meet The Team

Dilwyn Jones, Business Owner
Dilwyn brings the personality to Sabrina. You will meet him driving the boat, overseeing your private party or visiting trade shows, and when you do, you won’t forget him! Dilwyn’s favourite thing about the water? When there’s not too much of it!
Ian Green, Skipper
Captain Ian will be your host. He drives the boat with pizzazz and will keep you informed on Shrewsbury’s history with his interesting commentary. Ian’s favourite thing about the river? Watching cormorants dive for fish.