Private Hire

Hire the Horse-Drawn Barge for Your Occasion 

Whatever your special occasion, celebrate aboard the horse-drawn barge for a unique and truly memorable experience, complete with a stunning back-drop for those all-important memorable pictures of your experience!

Hire the barge during the Day or Evening

The horse-drawn barge “Tivertonian” is available for private hire.  Enjoy the magical atmosphere of a daytime or evening trip to celebrate a special occasion with family and friends. There really is nothing like it!

Private Party Options inc: Food, inc Fish & Chips (eve only) cream teas
Flood lighting, Music, Bands etc

What Our Customers Say about Private Hire ...

“Thank you so much ... you took our special celebration and filled it with wonderful memories.”
- Roy & Mary (Exeter)

“Great atmosphere and lovely fish and chips - exactly right!” 
- John Symonds (Weston-Super-Mare)

Pre-order Food for Your Trip

Should your group require food, please enquire about food options at the time of booking.

On Board Facilities

A fully licensed bar will be available throughout your trip, serving tea, coffee, hot chocolate, quality wines, spirits, draught beer and lager, real ales, soft drinks, crisps, biscuits, chocolates and Marshfield ice cream.

Tivertonian has comfortable upholstered seating, modern flush toilet and is carpeted throughout. It also has large sliding picture windows that can be pushed down to create an open air atmosphere on fine summer evenings, or closed to keep the barge warm.