Private Charter Terms & Conditions

The following Terms & Conditions apply to Private Charters of our vessels. The following Terms & Conditions are subject to change at Viscount Cruises discretion.

  • We do not accept the following charters on-board our vessels:
    Football or Sporting Transfers, 18th or 21st Birthdays or functions involving entertainment or activities of a sexual nature. We also do not accept bookings for ticketed events such as Club Nights or Tribute Nights. We also do not allow clients to charge guests to attend events on-board our vessels without prior authorisation from Viscount Cruises.
  • A booking made less than 14 days before the date of hire of the vessel must be accompanied by the full fee: in this case the booking shall be termed a Short Notice Booking. Bookings other than Short Notice Booking must be accompanied by 25% of the charter fee. The remainder must be paid not later than 14 days prior to departure. The vessel will not depart until any outstanding amount has been paid.
  • Viscount Cruises reserves the right to modify or cancel any cruise or substitute another vessel at its absolute discretion and shall not be liable for any loss, damage, delay or inconvenience resulting therefrom. Repayment will not be made if cancellation or change by Viscount Cruises is brought about by threat of war, riots, civil commotion, strikes, disaster, terrorist activities, technical problems with transport, closure of airports, or cancellation of scheduled services or any events outside the control of Viscount Cruises save that any cruise may be cancelled by reason of unfavourable weather conditions, Viscount Cruises will refund any such payment made for such cruise at its absolute discretion.
  • Cancellations by the Client if notified more than 14 days prior to the commencement of the hire will result in the loss of the deposit only. Cancellation by the Client if received within 14 days of the commencement of hire will not entitle the Client to any repayment, and any balance unpaid at time of cancellation are monies due.
  • The conditions for handling a vessel when underway or at sea can be unpredictable. Viscount Cruises does not accept responsibility in any circumstances whatsoever for loss of life, personal injury, illness or loss occurring by reason of the client, or any delay of the Client or any member of the Client’s party. Viscount Cruises recommends Client’s to take out appropriate personal insurance.
  • The Client is responsible to Viscount Cruises for any loss or damage to its property caused by the Client or a member of the Client’s party.
  • For the safety of everyone on a cruise, Viscount Cruises must be informed in advance of any physical or mental handicaps. Viscount Cruises reserves the right to refuse to accept a Client or member of the Client’s party.
  • The Client’s and members of the Client’s party are requested to carry out the instructions of Viscount Cruises and/or it’s authorised representatives at all times while aboard the vessel.
  • Animals are not permitted on the vessel.
  • Where the Client is a company Viscount Cruises shall be entitled to deem the person or persons making the booking duly authorised representative(s) of that company and the company will be the Client.
  • Food and drink are not allowed to be brought on board unless by prior arrangement.
  • Guests are not permitted to disembark with alcoholic beverages.
  • All guests must keep noise to a minimum while on the outside deck, embarking or disembarking from the vessel. Guests are also requested to be mindful of other members of the public and residents in the vicinity of the pier.
  • We operate a Challenge 25 Policy on-board our vessels, guests who appear to be 25 or younger will be asked for Identification. Guests who are challenged and cannot provide a valid Identification will not be permitted to purchase alcohol while on-board.
  • For the safety of our guests, crew & property we operate CCTV on-board our vessels.
  • On occasion Viscount Cruises may take photographs/video (referred to as “media”) of the vessel layout and decor. This media is for reference and advertising purposes and will not disclose the identity of the client or any member of their party/organisation. Media will only identify the client or members of their party/organisation if approval is given by the client.
  • The vessel will be alongside the pier 15 minutes before the start time and will arrive back 15 minutes before the finish time, to allow for the embarkation and disembarkation of the Client’s party.
  • In all matters arising out of these Terms and Conditions, the decision of Viscount Cruises or its duly authorised representative shall be final.
  • I have read and understood the Terms and Conditions above and agree to abide by them on my own behalf and on behalf of all members of my party and confirm that I and all those in my party are in good health and physically f

Our competitively priced private hire vessels boast spacious outside decks and panoramic views.

We can accommodate 12 passengers aboard M.V Churchill & up to 180 for private parties or sightseeing cruises on-board our Class V vessels.

Our competitively priced private hire vessels boast spacious outside decks and panoramic views.

We can accommodate 12 passengers aboard M.V Churchill & up to 180 for private parties or sightseeing cruises on-board our Class V vessels.

Click the link below to make an enquiry & arrange a free viewing of one of our vessels.

All of our Class V passenger boats have spacious open decks, heated saloons, fully licensed bars & a dance floor.

Offriamo una vasta gamma di opzioni di ristorazione e ristorazione, perfettamente abbinate alla nostra ampia carta dei vini. Le nostre opzioni di intrattenimento e decorazioni possono anche rendere il tuo evento davvero unico.

Our vessels are available for corporate & private hire. Our vessels are not available for clients intending to host ticketed events or sell tickets for the charter.