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Sorry, our season has finished. Thank you for your support. Sailing next in spring 2017.

 

For enquiries, visit our contact page or call us on 01636 362 303

CHARITY JAZZ EVENING SATURDAY 9TH APRIL

Thank you to everyone for making the evening a success.. We managed to raise £2100 for the Newark Crusader! It will make a huge contribution to the charities good work.. Well Done to all involved.

 

The Edwardian river cruiser M.V. Sonning is a family run business, providing public trips and parties on the river Trent over the last 33 years.

We aim to enhance the river and share the natural beauties which she and her banks behold. Our staff are fully qualified with 20 years experience in the Merchant Navy and take pride in their work. Striving to enhance your experience on board whether you're enjoying a public trip, wedding, party, school trip or a corporate event. Any event is possible on this unique venue.

We run from Easter to October with Afternoon trips, music events and available for private charter. 

Tariffs:

Adult: £10.00
O.A.P: £9.00
Child: £4.00
Private Charter: £250 per hour min 2 hrs weekdays & min 3 hrs Saturday and Sunday.
School Charter: £140 

Sailing Times:

13:00 and 15:00

Weather permitting, trips are 90 minutes.

Wheelchair access is limited to the main upper deck only.

Passengers are recommended to wear suitable footwear.

The M.V “Sonning” is a merchant vessel. Scheduled sailings of Sonning can be cancelled at short notice due to, but not limited by:  Bad Weather, Dangerous River Conditions, Mechanical Failure, Sickness of her Crew, Vandalism of the Vessel or any circumstance that the Operators deem to be of potential detriment to the safety of the vessel or her passengers and crew.  

Telephone confirmation is the most reliable method of planning your visit and avoiding inconvenience or disappointment.    

In the circumstance that the M.V “Sonning” is not able to sail please refrain from the vandalism of the vessel or property of Newark Castle Line Limited, abusive or threatening behaviour to staff.

The Vessel and Cuckstool Wharf are monitored by CCTV for security.

We reserve the right not to admit passengers upon boarding.

Passengers booking tickets must pay in FULL two (2) weeks before boarding or are NOT booked in.  

Testimonials

Our Boat

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The "Sonning" is a stylish choice for any suitable event.  Built in 1902 as a River Thames Passenger Steamer, she features upper deck areas seating 85 people, with a downstairs Edwardian saloon for a further 35.  We recommend a total limit of 90 passengers for private functions.  A fully licensed bar in the saloon serves a wide range of alcoholic and soft drinks, tea and coffee.  Modern Ladies and Gents toilets are also situated below decks.

About Us

The Edwardian river cruiser M.V. Sonning is a family run business, providing public trips and parties on the river Trent over the last 33 years. We aim to enhance the river and share the beauties which the river and her banks behold. Our staff are fully qualified with 20 years experience in the Merchant Navy and take pride in their work. Striving to enhance your experience onboard whether your enjoying a public trip, wedding, party, school trip or a corporate event. Any event is possible on this unique venue.

Address

Cuckstool Wharf
Castle Gate
Newark
Nottinghamshire
NG24 1BG

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