Boat for scattering ashes on the River Avon in Stratford upon Avon
|Location||Stratford Upon Avon|
|Area of operation||The River Avon in Stratford upon Avon|
|Type of boat||53 feet long Class V luxury Passenger boat. Heated, carpeted and with tables and chairs.|
|Capacity of the boat||30 MAX|
|Refreshments||Masala tea, Yorkshire tea, freshly-brewed coffee, all with a nice selection of biscuits are offered at £3.5 per person. They have a selection of chilled cans and water and a licensed bar. You can also bring your own cold snacks.|
|Disabled access||Yes. Hydraulic wheelchair lift from mooring into cabin. Accessible toilet.|
|Duration of trip||Approx. 90 minutes|
|Price||£250 for the 90 minutes plus a boat operator booking fee of £25.|
Longer cruises can be arranged.
A family run business offering a friendly and personal service tailored to the individual requirements. They caters for families of all religions including Hindu, Sikh, Ravidas, Ramgarhia and Christian, and also for those guests preferring a non-denominational ceremony.
They also offer memory cruises – many guests often come every year to remember and celebrate the life of their loved ones.
|Operating months||Available all year weather and river flow permitting.|
|Scattering Site||Downstream of the town on the river Avon into fast flowing water – which flows to the river Severn and then the sea – there is picture below or a 20 second video on the Scattering Ashes YouTube channel|
|Parking||Available at The Crown Plaza close to the boat and the crew can arrange free passes. Other cars can park in the Pay and Display car park next to the boat|
|Suitable urn||Scattering ashes directly onto the water can lead to them being blown about which some families may find distressing. We supply a wide range of urns specifically designed for water ceremonies. They are all 100% biodegradable and will dissolve in water – please follow this link: Water urns We also supply a range of water ceremony sets which include an urn, flower petals, dissolvable note-lets and a certificate to record the ceremony. Our sets and ceremony accessories can be viewed here: Sets and Ceremony Accessories|
Next Steps… If you would like more information or to enquire about availability, please fill in the form below.
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Please note Scattering Ashes is not the boat operator, filling in the form below is the quickest way to speak with the skipper.