Celebrate on the water with a Customised Private Party for you & your guests!

Stuart Line Cruises offers you the most fun and unique party venue Exmouth has to offer — a private charter boat cruising the beautiful Devon Coastline or River Exe! Let us make your upcoming celebration extraordinary.

With our floating venue, you will experience all the features of a land-based venue but with the added bonus of the ever-changing, breathtaking scenery of the Devon coastline! From the natural splendour of the River Exe, reaching out to the magnificent views of Exmouth’s waterfront down the Jurassic coastline, Stuart Line Cruises offers an experience that abounds with scenery for people of all ages and interests.

Meet the Fleet

Tudor Rose

The Tudor Rose is a beautiful, traditional yet modernised River class passenger boat. Originally built on the River Thames in London, she has been operating here on The River Exe with us since 1990.

The Pride of Exmouth

The Pride of Exmouth is one of the most modern and up-to-date passenger boats in the country, purpose built for Stuart Line Cruises in 2003 and The River Exe has been her home ever since.

The Rib

The 300HP Ballistic 7.8m Rib is a built for speed and fun on the water able to carry upto 11 passengers at speeds of upto 45mph on the open water.

Sailing all year round day or night, we offer a range of packages for a variety of different purposes to create the ambience you desire (inc. a DIY package enabling you to just hire the boat itself). Check out our popular boats and make your charter a really fun occasion! For weddings, custom charters, parties, corporate events and business meetings – stay dockside aboard your own luxurious boat rental with Stuart Line Cruises and let your cares float away as you relax.

Imagine the photos and special memories you will create as you and your guests celebrate on the water, surrounded by some of Devon’s most spectacular views. The boat you charter is exclusively yours, featuring indoor and outdoor space, music, bar & catering services, and our professional crew. We’ll take care of the detail – you enjoy the event!

Canapés and other modest menu options are available for your event. Simply call us to discuss a suitable menu that is sure to impress your guests.

This luxury experience is surprisingly affordable. Every detail is customisable. Contact us today to see how we can provide the most value for your budget.

Booking is easy and we can pick-up in a wider range of locations along the Devon and Torbay coastline. With staff on hand throughout your planning period, we strive to ensure your event sets sail without a hitch.

Build your package!

Boat hire only packages – we provide the boat, bar and views. You provide the rest!

Our Tudor Rose and Pride of Exmouth boat trips are a treasured attraction on the River Exe for private hire cruises. The Exmouth coast is unforgettable for weddings, birthdays, anniversaries and corporate events. The Cruise departs from Exmouth Marina located conveniently close to town and just minutes from Exmouth train station.  The Pride of Exmouth picks up at a variety of places outside of Exmouth as it travels along the coast towards Sidmouth or Torquay.

Endless options

Choose your onboard entertainment to match your event – disco, buffet, hog roast etc … Ask us if you don’t see what you’re looking for.

Business meeting? Hire us as a unique way to hold an engaging business meeting that is sure to be remembered by your staff.  We help you plan the perfect corporate event, and we’re here to handle every detail. From food to entertainment to decorations, our professional staff will coordinate an unforgettable afternoon or evening for you and your clients, partners, or employees. Start with our affordable packages, or customise according to your own needs. Ready to start planning? Click or call today.

Both the Tudor Rose and Pride of Exmouth private hire boat trips provide exceptional customer service with our passengers enjoying memorable cruises year after year. We provide a full crew, bars, and washroom facilities as well as a heated bottom deck in the colder months.

Be your own captain

Want a thrill ride? Need to get somewhere fast? Or just want to arrive at your destination with the world’s biggest smile?  Experience the adventure of a lifetime with our speed boat hire.

You will be your own captain as you take sole control of our 300 HP ballistic 7.8M RIB. So get ready for a hassle-free day out where you don’t have to worry about the tides, the fuel or the maintenance.

Reasons to hire our speed boat:

  • Impress the boss or potential clients
  • Marriage proposal
  • Air Show
  • Visit a local pub or restaurant
  • Watch a fireworks display
  • View the many local world heritage sites
  • …just because

….The list is endless. So let us take the wheel and take you for a whirl in our very popular speedboat package! Imagine jetting along to a secret beach, or avoiding the traffic from Torquay to Exmouth? With such a unique view of the coastline towns and scenery, your day on a speedboat will be an unforgettable one. You get the chance to live life at full speed as you navigate the Exmouth coast!

From a 30-minute thrill ride to all-day hire, we are here for you and strive to accommodate your needs. This is what distinguishes Stuart Line Cruises from other day cruises. We look forward to showing you a great time onboard so call and book today!

Life jackets are on hand, as well as an experienced skipper on board wearing a safety cord.

Stuart Line Cruises explores the Jurassic coastline and along its meandering River Exe abundant with wildlife and beautiful scenery. Journey with us by boat, BBQ-style, on our Tudor Rose or Pride of Exmouth.

Your cruise will introduce you to the coastline of East Devon with intriguing riverfront narration and much more.

The sounds of lively music fill the air as you enjoy a lavish BBQ and the ever-changing views aboard the Tudor Rose or Pride of Exmouth. The irresistible smell of BBQ, sizzling sausages, juicy steaks, along with a wide range of accompaniments inc. coleslaws, potato salad and salads – all this plus music!

With a private bar available and a full compliment of crew, our BBQ is a perfect way to celebrate any occasion – or even just for a day off!

We aim to accommodate all tastes and food allergies. Please call to discuss your options.

3.5 Hour Cruise
Choice of Departure Time:
Between 5.30pm – 7.30pm
Boarding 30 minutes before departure time
Background Music – supplied by us or by them
Or Devon Mobile Disco
Or Ace Foot Jazz Band – 3 Piece

Savour the views aboard the Tudor Rose or Pride of Exmouth. Your 3 1/2-hour cruise will introduce you to the coastline of East Devon with intriguing riverfront narration and much more.

The choice of the evening is yours – we will treat you to the atmosphere that has been synonymous with Stuart Line Cruises for years. It features a delicious buffet, full bar, music and an evening to remember.

Want to treat your guests without the hassle? We have a range of buffets for you and your guests to choose from, all with your requirements in mind. So, sit back, relax and enjoy the scenery aboard the Tudor Rose or Pride of Exmouth.

We have great relationships with our local catering companies. Call us to discuss your requests and we will do our best to accommodate your tastes as well as your budget. We look forward to hearing from you!

3.5 Hour Cruise
Choice of Departure Time:
Between 5.30pm – 7.30pm
Boarding 30 minutes before departure time
Background Music – supplied by us or by them
Or Devon Mobile Disco
Or Ace Foot Jazz Band – 3 Piece

Floating disco

Why not set sail on the South West’s best party boat with a disco?!

Come aboard the Pride of Exmouth and the Tudor Rose –  both able to accommodate a disco and your guests, so you will be in good hands.

With our experienced crew, we can take care of any or all the planning. We can plan out every detail from the music to the catering. No need to spend time worrying and stressing about the decorations and seating arrangements; we will ensure that your disco cruise is smooth sailing from start to finish.

This popular party package accommodates all of your guests, allowing you to make the most of your special night. With the views and the comfort of the Pride of Exmouth or the Tudor Rose, you are sure to have one of the best nights out in Devon you won’t forget.

Our boats come with access to the bar, washroom facilities and the most spectacular, changing views that make the party boat of choice.

3.5 Hour Cruise
Choice of Departure Time:
Between 5.30pm – 7.30pm
Boarding 30 minutes before departure time
Devon Mobile Disco on-board

Stuart Line Cruises fun and contemporary atmosphere provide the perfect backdrop for an amazing night of Casino fun and an array of mouth-watering dishes you can bet on!

We offer you tantalising dishes with a wide variety of the freshest and most delicious locally-sourced choices available.  This Casino night is a 3 1/2-hour cruise with your choice of departure time between 5.30 PM and 7.30 PM.

Call today to book your Casino Night aboard one of our exciting boats.

3.5 Hour Cruise
Choice of Departure Time:
Between 5.30pm – 7.30pm
Boarding 30 minutes before departure time

Delicious locally-sourced dining options

Stuart Line Cruises is pleased to join with some of Devon’s most popular local caterers, offering delicious locally-sourced dining options. We work with the best to offer a variety of menus that will please any palate. All menus below includes glasses, napkins, ice, etc. Talk to us about special requests.

As you climb aboard you will be met by our friendly crew members. You will enjoy a selection of foods including hors d’oeuvres and canapés. Menus include selections of meat, seafood, salads and dessert favourites as you treat your taste buds to an adventure of their own. Stuart Line Cruises provides the perfect dining experience perfectly complemented by music and outstanding coastal views.

Please let us know in advance if there is anything specific we can provide onboard to make your experience even more enjoyable. Whilst we cannot guarantee that any menu would be available on any particular cruise, we strive for excellence and aim to please. Please contact us to discuss your requirements and menu selections.

2.5 Hour Cruise
Boarding 15 minutes before departure time
Choice of background music or live commentary from your skipper

*Vegetarian & gluten-free options available. **Please inform us at the time of booking of any food allergies.

The perfect place for your big day, why not have a wedding on the waves?

Stuart Line Cruises offers a fully staffed, catered and decorated wedding cruise, a truly unique experience that will guarantee the day will be absolutely unforgettable!

Call today to book your special day aboard one of our exciting boats.

3.5 Hour Cruise
1 hour free boarding before the cruise for organisers & guests.
Arrival Drink – Prosecco, Pimm’s or Soft Drink
Toast Drink – Glass of Wine, Prosecco, or Soft Drink
Balloons – Personalised Helium Balloons
Devon Mobile Disco
Choice of Buffet or BBQ (Lyn’s Catering)
Choice of departure time:
Between 5:30pm – 7:30pm

Want to add a little something extra to your private charter that’s not listed?

We love happy passengers and aim to accommodate a large variety of optional extras.

Whatever you have in mind – a photographer, entertainment, balloons, toast drinks – we will help work with you to create that something special to your personal requirements.

Call us to discuss, we’re here to help!

Cruise with us over Christmas and we’ll fill your time with festive cheer on a 3-hour Christmas cruise on the River Exe in all its wintry glory!

Climb aboard the Pride of Exmouth and the Tudor Rose and leave the decorating, cooking and clean-up to the crew. In true festive style our experienced crew will take you up the River Exe

You’ll enjoy a Christmas with all the trimmings as your 3-hour River Exe Christmas Cruise comes with fully heated saloon and licensed bar, on-board Christmas Disco and arrival drink for each guest, plus the option for a full festive buffet (Lyn’s Buffet).

On a Stuart Line Christmas cruise everyone can relax and enjoy the celebrations. This popular Christmas cruise accommodates all of your guests, so don’t worry about the decorations or seating arrangements; we’ll make sure that your Christmas cruise is a festive delight from boarding to buffet.

Our boats come with access to the bar, washroom facilities and the most spectacular, changing views that make the party boat of choice.

3 Hour River Exe Cruise
Fully heated saloon with a licensed bar
On-board Disco
Arrival drink for each guest
The option for a full festive buffet (Lyn’s buffet)
Choice of departure time:
Between 5pm – 7:30pm

Stuart Line Cruises Christmas Casino night is the only water-based casino in Devon!

True to Stuart Line Cruises tradition our Christmas Casino includes a 3-hour River Exe cruise, exciting casino action, a disco and arrival drinks.

The zest of Stuart Line Cruises infuses the Christmas Casino, and the vibrant atmosphere of the River Exe is reflected throughout the night. You’ll enjoy casino tables including Roulette and Black Jack, and an on board Disco as you stay warm in the fully heated saloon with licensed bar.

Call today to book your Casino Night aboard one of our exciting boats.

3 Hour River Exe Cruise
Fully heated saloon with a licensed bar
On-board Disco
Arrival drink for each guest
Fun Casino Tables – Roulette + Black Jack
Choice of departure time:
Between 5pm – 7:30pm

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