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Princess River Cruises & The River Lodge Bar and Beer Garden

River Lodge, 100 Racecourse Road, Colwick, Nottinghamshire, NG2 4RF

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Princess River Cruises & The River Lodge Bar and Beer Garden


The River Lodge Bar and Beer Garden Now Open

Come along for a relaxing drink or bite to eat over lunchtime, The River Lodge bar and beer garden is opening at the weekends throughout the Summer months on a Saturday 12-8pm and Sunday 12-6pm from the 18th July.

- A selection of ice-cold drinks served to you by friendly staff.

- Socially distanced indoor and outdoor seating available with beautiful views over the River Trent.

- A reduced item lunch menu served between 12-3pm including a choice for children.

- Plenty of parking spaces available.

- Disabled and baby changing facilities in the River Lodge.

- Located 2 miles from the city centre or a short walk from the Racecourse Park and Ride.

- Booking not essential.


Celebrate in style and experience the quality and value of a river cruise package with Princess River Cruises.

Our fleet consists of two vessels which cruise the River Trent. The Nottingham Princess which is our twin decked vessel and licensed to carry up to 150 passengers and the Nottingham Prince which is our single decked vessel licensed to carry up to 60 passengers.

We are now able to enhance your river cruise experience with a brand new modern River lodge reception room, complete with a bar, disabled WC and South facing terrace overlooking the River Trent. Enjoy the beautiful countryside location and relax with a pre cruise drink before letting your hair down and enjoying the atmosphere aboard one of our deluxe river cruisers.

Both vessels are fitted out as fully enclosed centrally heated comfortable lounge bars with dance floors and fully stocked bars. The vessels are fully equipped to cater for the simplest buffet or snack menus to tradional 3 course dinners together with a variety of entertainment options.

Prices and packages can be tailor made to suit your budgetary requirements or for further information on the daytime and evening packages on offer simply click on the links below under the heading "information" to download our current evening or daytime brochure.

The Nottingham Prince and Nottingham Princess operate all year round allowing you to take in the changing seasons and breathtaking countryside in pleasant surroundings.

Facilities Include:
Free parking
Both vessels are fully heated and double glazed
Fully stocked bars
Dance Floor/s
Open air viewing deck and designated smoking area
Friendly & Efficient staff
Separate toilets for ladies/Gents (Domestic Flush Type)
In house D.J.
Informative live commentary                                                                                                                                         

Guide Prices

2 Hour Daytime Cruise & Dine Packages From: £15.25 per person
3 Hour Daytime Cruise & Dine Packages From: £16.25 per person
Midweek 3 Hour Evening Disco & BBQ Cruises From: £16 per person
Weekend 3 Hour Evening Disco & BBQ Cruises From: £26.00 per person
Weekend 3 Hour Evening Disco, BBQ and Drinks Cruise From: £39.45 per person

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  • Booking essential
  • Groups Accepted
  • On-Site café/restaurant

Children & Infants

  • Highchair

Establishment Features

  • Conference facilities

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking - Parking at the Park Yacht Inn is based on a first come first served basis.

Payment Methods

  • All major credit/debit cards accepted
  • Delta accepted
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted - 2.5% Admin Charge Applies To Any Payment Made With A Credit Card.
  • Visa accepted

Provider Preferences

  • In town/city centre

Opening Times

Opening (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)

* We cruise all year round. Our boats are full heated and fully enclosed.


  • Regional and MiscellaneousThe Group Travel Awards – Best Canal or Riverboat Operator for Groups – Finalist The Group Travel Awards – Best Canal or Riverboat Operator for Groups – Finalist 2017
  • Regional and MiscellaneousTrip Advisor certificate of excellence award 2019 Trip Advisor certificate of excellence award 2019 2019
  • Regional and MiscellaneousNottinghamshire Hospitality Stars Awards Finalist 2019 Nottinghamshire Hospitality Stars Awards Finalist 2019 2019
  • Regional and MiscellaneousBritish Coach Tourism Awards Finalist British Coach Tourism Awards Finalist 2019

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