English Holiday Cruises

Type:Hotel Boat

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5th Floor, Alexandra Warehouse
Alexandra Quay
The Docks

Tel: +44 (0) 1452 410411

English Holiday Cruises

Guide Prices

Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Twin en-suite£300.00 per room per night, half board

*Prices range from £275pp for the 3-day/2-night 'Unique Weekend Break' up to £1,350pp for the 7-day/6-night 'Severn Wonders' cruise. All cruises include 3 meals/day, guided tours at every destination, free tea/coffee all day, a welcome drink and free wine, beer or soft drinks at Lunch and dinner, live entertainment one night and free WiFi. One special 'lo-premium' single occupancy is available on every cruise. Go on-line to www.englishholidaycruises.co.uk or call 01452-410411 for more information


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  • Air conditioning in all bedrooms
  • Free Wi-Fi available
  • Maximum group size
  • Within 1 Mile of a Train Station


  • Additional meal details - There's a set menu but all special meal requirements can be accommodated with advance notice
  • Bar
  • Cater for vegetarians
  • Restaurant
  • Serve breakfast
  • Serve evening meal
  • Serve lunch

Children & Infants

  • Adult Only

Establishment Features

  • Accept coach parties - Exclusive coach parties secure discounts and FAM trips
  • Air-conditioning throughout
  • Broadband Internet Access
  • Central heating throughout
  • City Centre Location
  • Countryside Location
  • Exclusive Use
  • Licenced for alcohol
  • Regular evening entertainment
  • Restaurant

Key Features

  • Air con in bedrooms
  • Air con in public areas
  • Breakfast Included
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • In countryside - We sail through the glorious countryside of the Cotswolds Severn Vale with views to the Severn estuary, Forest of Dean, Cotswolds escarpment and Malvern Hills
  • In town / city centre
  • In town/city centre - Our home mooring is in the historic docks of Gloucester
  • Of historic, literary or architectural interest - We visit historic towns along the River Severn, including Upton, Worcester (for the Cathedral), Bewdley (for the Severn Valley Railway), Tewkesbury (for the Abbey), and along the Gloucester-Sharpness Canal, including Frampton (for Berkeley Castle), Purton (Barge Graveyard) and Slimbridge (Wetlands Centre).
  • Parking (Chargeable)

Parking & Transport

  • Car parking - Secure car parking is available nearby for the duration of your cruise holiday, for a small fee

Payment Methods

  • Accept Bank Transfers, Internet Payment or SWIFT/IBAN
  • All major credit cards accepted
  • Cash & Cheque accepted
  • Delta accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Special group rates
  • Visa accepted

Room / Unit Features

  • Central Heating
  • Hairdryer in all bedrooms
  • Non smoking rooms available - All indoor areas are non-smoking

Specialist Features

  • Special provisions for lone female travellers

Travel & Trade

  • Commission/net rates apply
  • Group discounts available
  • Min group size numeric qualifier - Groups may book the entire vessel at special 'charter' rates. Also, small groups of up to 14 people are accepted on regular 'retail' sailings.
  • Wi-fi available

Opening Times

2019 (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)

* Cruise holidays run from 1st April to 31st October. There is a variety of cruise routes and holidays, ranging from a 3-day 'Unique Weekend' cruise up to a 7-day 'Severn Wonders' cruise which sails the entire length of the Severn Navigation.


Road Directions

The Edward Elgar's home mooring is in Gloucester's Historic Docks at postcode GL12LG, This is easily accessible by car and public transport. There is a secure car-park nearby.


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