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Sabrina Boat on the river Severn

Sabrina Boat

Victoria Quay
Victoria Avenue


A Shrewbury Original since

Sabrina boat is a passenger boat on the River Severn in Shrewsbury and sets sail from Victoria Quay, next to the Welsh Bridge. Sabrina offers scheduled day trips, private hire and evening cruises, holding 60 passengers in comfort over 3 decks – the popular top deck, smaller middle deck and a newly refurbished lounge downstairs. The season runs from 1st March to 31st October 2020

Day Trips

Daily Boat Trips

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

Adults £8.50

Concession £7

Children £4.50

Family £22

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

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

Adults £20

Concessions £18

Children. £14

Evening Cruises

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

Adults £8.50

Concessions £7

Children £4.50

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. Only £22 for the meal and cruise

Themed Cruises

Throughout the season we offer a range of themed evenings. From mamma mia, 80’s, 90s, Motown, Queen, Beatles themed cruises to Cheese and wine, gin tasting, Summer BBQ and fish and chip supper cruises. Arrival is 7pm, we set sail at 7.30pm until 10.30 and then we are a moored up venue until 12am. Prices start from £15.

Private Hire 

Sabrina is the perfect choice for your private party or celebration. Up to 3-hour cruise both up and downstream, 12 am licence, 35-60 guests, food and entertainment packages available.

In addition to The Sabrina, there is a smaller 10-seater boat called Little Rea - the Picnic Boat!

Ideal for small groups, family gatherings, staff outings, corporate hire, or even a romantic cruise for two!
The design of the boat is both wheelchair and pushchair friendly and can be privately hired for 1-3 hours at a time to suit you - day or evening! We provide Sabrina blankets for those cooler evenings!

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

1 hour hire £100

2 hour hire £150

3 hour hire £200

Visit Us

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.