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The Rum Cruise 

Experience a tranquil 3 hour cruise down the picturesque River Lee in Hertfordshire or London with Rum on the River cruises. Starting in the historic town of Ware, we will head towards Hertford passing through original working locks, returning to Ware late afternoon. We have also launched our London Sailings that take place on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic park and East London Canals.


branded Gin glass

You will be welcomed aboard with a signature Rum Cocktail. Once we heave anchor we will present the 4 chosen Rums, discuss the story behind each one and what creates that Rum's unique taste and history.   Enjoy the taste of these rum, provided as samples as we cruise towards Hertford. The final hour or so of the cruise will be with another Rum Cocktail served by our specialist bartender.   Total amount of Rum samples/cocktails included in the ticket price is 6.   The boats are fully staffed with an experienced crew and is accessible to all..


Boat on the river

What do you get for the ticket price?

  • 4 x 20ml tastings of different Rums
  • Mixers on the tables to sample with the Rums.
  • A brief history and detail about each rum tasted.
  • 2 x Further Rum cocktails
  • 3 hour return river cruise from Ware
  • A Rum on the River branded Glass
  • Sponsored Tote Bag
Pouring mixer into gin glass


Extra Rum purchasable from the bar 

Special offer price on all the Rums tasted on board. 

 Were do we sail from?   The Ware Town Quay, SG12 9XB. see map or the Olympic Park at the Pontoon by the Stadium.   

Departure Time?          For both London and Ware we run 2 cruises per day, 1 Gin and 1 Rum. 

The Gin cruise starts at 12pm and the Rum cruise starts at 4pm. Both cruises are 3hrs long.     

Cost?  £65.00 for Ware and £75.00 for London (including all booking fees)   

Number of spaces?    30 people max.  

Drinks?    4 x 20ml samples  + 2 Rum cocktails (Total 6  )   

Food?     Food is not provided on the cruise.   

Toilet Facilities?    2 toilets on board.   

Age restrictions?  You must be 21+ to purchase tickets / embark on the cruise.   

Join us for a relaxed cruise sipping and learning a little more about Rums from around the world.


To buy tickets for a rum cruise, click the chosen date...