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Super Cruiser Stay

Front sun deck
Comfortable 4-berth near Hampton Court Palace with many mod cons - skippered boating holidays & cruises can also be arranged

East Molesey
Surrey, England

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20% off stated prices in the off peak season of October to March (excluding school holidays).

EXCLUSIVE USE, and available all year, this perfectly appointed self-catering 4-berth sports cruiser moored at a choice of locations near Hampton Court Palace on the non-tidal River Thames, close to Greater London.

This is a beautifully made American sports cruiser which is perfect for a couple and cosy as a 4-berth (ideally 2 adults and 2 children) due to limited headroom in the sleeping compartments and minimal cupboard/storage space. Although the inside living area is open-plan, the cabins can be sectioned off for visual privacy. There is also a sundeck on the bow and an enclosed seating area at the stern.

Facilities include heating throughout, a fully equipped open-plan kitchenette (2-plate hob, fridge, microwave, toaster and kettle all powered by a generator/inverter), dining area plus wet room with toilet and shower facilities providing hot water. WiFi, HiFi,, Smart TV, Netflix, Spotify, Readly, books and board games, tea/coffee, towels and bed linen are also provided.

The property is located close to many attractions, a 35 minute direct train journey into Central London/Waterloo and a choice of excellent restaurants/pubs. Depending on where the boat is moored, parking is either free or can be arranged nearby from £5 per day. Heathrow airport is 6 miles away.

Skippered boating holidays with a choice of itineraries can also be arranged between Hampton Court Palace and Windsor Castle. This enables guests (whether a couple, family or small group of friends) to relax and enjoy the stunning river views from the luxury of a private boat without the stress of having to drive it themselves. There are plenty of places of interest to visit along the way including historic monuments, market towns, museums, racecourses and theme parks. And if cooking is not on the agenda, why not moor up right outside one of many delightful riverside restaurants or gastro pubs for a meal or two!

Furthermore, there is a choice of 4-10 seat electric and petrol motor boats for hire at an extra cost of between £50-£110 per day..... a fun and easy way to explore the river with no experience necessary. It is advisable to pre-book to avoid disappointment.

Whether a moored stay or skippered cruise is chosen, enjoy the stunning surroundings from the luxurious comfort of a cruiser serviced by “Riverscapes”. The crew pride themselves on offering a very unique and personalised service.

Prices start at £120 for the boat per night for a moored stay.

For a skippered boating holiday which includes 2 hours of cruising per day and accommodation, prices start at £300 per day. Minimum 2 nights.


20% off prices in low season (October to March) excluding school holidays.

Please note, bookings are dependent on river conditions, especially in low season.

Please click the Booking Enquiry link above to get in touch.

Room Types:

  • Double
  • Family Rooms (2 Adults / 2 Kids)


  • Low < £85
  • Medium £85-£220

Nearest Airport: Heathrow


  • Car parking
  • Family friendly
  • Extra Activities
Hunky Dori
Heavy Metal
Open Plan Living
Rear Cabin
Rear view of the boat
Rear Deck
Seating area
Main cabin

Brilliant location
by Fiona Stearn
on July 11, 2018
Absolutely fantastic stay on Baboo. Perfect retreat to unwind and relax after a busy day out.

The boat was kitted out with everything we needed and more.

Shall definitely be booking again in the future!
by Gayle Bichard
on October 31, 2017
I stayed one night on Baboo, what an amazing experience , so comfortable and absolutely everything you need on board and within walking distance to Hampton Court and so close to great restaurants, and Hampton Court Palace. We had the best ever Indian meal delivered to the boat, as we wanted to enjoy being away from everything and just relaxing on the deck. Natasha and Klaus were so welcoming and we just loved every minute. Will definitely be back, without a doubt!!
by Debbie Martin
on October 30, 2017
What can I say...what an amazing quick getaway, so close to everything you want. Natasha and Klause were there to check us in and made us feel like we were VIP's. Once on the boat we found everything we needed, it was more than home from home. I can truly recommend Baboo for a memorable experience. Loved the hot tub under the stars too.
Unique experience
by Nigel Marsh
on September 11, 2017
We stayed a night on Baboo. It was very different to anything we've done before. It's the first time we have stayed on a boat and we really enjoyed it and found the whole experience very relaxing.
Lovely bank holiday break
by Bonnysyl
on August 29, 2017
We spent four nights on Baboo fulfilling a long term ambition to stay on a boat. We were not disappointed. I can honestly say that it was up there with my top holidays (and we've had many)! The setting is beautiful, Baboo has all you need for a relaxing holiday. I could definitely have had another night. We were a bit worried before we arrived that it would be difficult to find, however it couldn't have been easier. It's within easy walking distance of Hampton Court and the village. You can also easily get to Kingston, Kew, Richmond and other places by bus which stops just across the road. All in all I would definitely recommend this holiday. Natasha makes everything very easy and is very welcoming.
Wonderfull experience
by John Owens
on May 23, 2017
What a brilliant place to stay in London. You feel miles away surrounded by the beautiful Bushy Park, Hampton Court and alongside the river and yet access to the city is so easy.
There are loads of places to visit on a boat and what can be better after a day of sightseeing than watching the sun go down over the river with a glass of G&T in hand?
by Louise And Mark
on March 28, 2017
Natasha and Klause made us feel very welcome. Remembered our recent engagement and set up balloons. Amazing spot close to everything we needed. Beautiful accomodation. Thank you so much.
by Suzy
on October 16, 2016
I spent 24 hours enjoying the beautiful surroundings situated over looking Tagg Island. The boat was perfect for two of us and I am looking forward to coming back in the summer. 5£3 boats and kayaks are what made it for me