From£360.00 / per hour

Olympic launches are favoured by corporate clients and for good reason. These impressively stylish launches will turn heads and impress guests, wherever they cruise; let alone on one of the most iconic and beautiful stretches of The Thames.

Book an Olympic Launch with a skipper so you can focus on entertaining your guests. To complete your experience, allow us to arrange a sumptuous lunch, afternoon tea or picnic hampers for you and your guests.

To make this hire even more memorable, why not book during Henley Royal Regatta or Henley Festival?

Pick up and drop off is from Hobbs Boatyard only, should you want to arrange alternative locations please call the office to see if this is possible.

Only available with 3 days notice – please call the office, if you would like to book a boat in less than 3 days.

The Finer Details

Seats 10

Can be fully covered

Music system with Bluetooth

Comfortable seating

Safety brief given

Length 6.6m

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    Can be fully covered

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  • The Olympic class launches are available to hire from April – September, either hourly or by the day. You can book a boat from 10am – 5pm, except during Henley Royal Regatta and Henley Festival where they are available 10am – 6pm.

  • Please arrive at 9.30am for a safety briefing and to be given life jackets. For any under 16s life jackets are mandatory. For other passengers, they are not mandatory but we do advise wearing one. Life jackets are provided on our vessels. Your hire will start from 10am.

  • Absolutely! You can hire an Olympic class launch on a self-drive basis for up to 12 guests.

  • This can be possible subject to availability, please ask your skipper onboard and he can contact the office if this is possible, payment will then have to be made at the end of the hire for the additional time.

  •  All Hobbs of Henley skippers have great knowledge of the local area and will plan the best route for you on the day subject to river conditions and traffic unless you have your own preferences.

  • Yes, you are permitted to bring all your own food and drink onboard our skippered launches. You can also enjoy a sumptuous hamper or visit a riverside restaurant.