Boat for Scattering ashes on the River Thames at Windsor and Slough

Windsor and Slough: River Thames

Scattering ashes on the River Thames at Windsor and Slough

Location Windsor Promenade, Windsor, Berkshire
Area of operation River Thames at Windsor
Type of boat Passenger Vessel
Duration of trip 1 – 2 1/2 hours
Capacity of boat 2 to 50 guests
Disabled Access Limited – light wheelchairs
Refreshments Fully stocked bar serving hot & cold drinks
Suitable urns 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 the link: Water Urns

We also supply a water ceremony set which includes a water urn, flower petals for scattering, Promises – dissolvable notelets for scattering with the ashes, a certificate to record the ceremony, and our award winning (and rated 5* on Amazon) guide book: follow the link – 4th Ceremony Set

Dove Release Dove release is available
Additional information Two types of service are offered:
An ash scattering service
An exclusive private charter for the scattering of ashes to take you and your guests upstream from Windsor allowing ashes to be scattered amongst the flowing waters at Boveney Weir stream. A discreet and personal service is assured. Morning and afternoon sailings available.
Private 1 hour cruise – £275 
Celebration of life cruise
Boats for charter for families & friends to meet following a funeral in an informal & relaxed environment. Your guests will be at ease as you cruise the tranquil reaches of the Upper Thames. There is plenty of space for you to welcome your extended family. However for a more intimate gathering one of our smaller boats can be provided. We have a full bar service, and of course catering is available too. Our aim is to make things easy for the bereaved, at a difficult time, allowing you to concentrate on celebrating the life of your loved one.
Private 2 1/2hrs – £450
Company comments All religions catered for Hindu, Sikh, Christian, Buddhist, Secular / Humanist
Cost £275 – £450
Reviews 1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (123 votes, average: 3.54 out of 5)
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To make an enquiry please fill in the form below with your preferred date and number of people attending the scattering, please make sure you include a contact number as the boat company will call you directly to discuss your requirements: 

First Name (required) Surname Name (required)

Name of the deceased (optional - but it helps for booking purposes)

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Do you need us to supply a water urns ? These are an additional cost to the boat and we will contact separately about these.

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3 thoughts on “Windsor and Slough: River Thames

  1. Reply
    Jay Makwana - 10th September 2018

    I would like to Thank the boat company for providing the boat to scatter my Father’s ashes at Windsor.It all went really smoothly & the crew was very helpful in our wishes to scatter the ashes in Hindu tradition.I would very much recommend the boat company for scattering ashes at Windsor.

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    Suni Thakrar - 3rd July 2018

    I used this boat company for a Hindu scattering service. The captain and her colleague were respectful of our culture and religion and explained the process at the beginning.

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    Hema - 9th August 2017

    Thanks to the boat company it was a truly memorable day. The staff were approachable with any questions we had and explained the process of scattering the ashes. I would recommend this service to people I know in the future.

    Me and my family would like to thank you all for your wonderful service.

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