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Hidden Hertfordshire 2-course Lunch & River Cruise

Hidden Hertfordshire 2-course Lunch & River Cruise

Lunch at The Waterside Inn and River Cruise to Hertford

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Your afternoon starts with a hearty 2-course lunch at The Waterside Inn in Ware. You will then board the boat directly from the restaurants private garden terrace.


On the cruise you will pass the unique Ware gazebos that overhang the rivers edge before your journey to Hertford, the County Town of Hertfordshire, along the picturesque flood plains of the River Lee. The River Lee with it’s abundance of wildlife connects these two historic towns. You will pass Kings Meads Nature Reserve which attract ducks, gulls, and waders. Seven species of warbler also breed here in addition to good populations of reed bunting, meadow pipit and skylark. You will also pass the source of the ‘New River’ an 28 mile artificial waterway opened in 1613 to supply London with fresh drinking water.


The Cruise lasts approximately two hours and you will experience the crew expertly take you through Ware and Hertford Locks for a truly unique experience.



  • Fish & Chips - Battered cod, served with triple cooked chunky chips, tartare sauce and peas

  • Sausage & Mash - Pork & ale flavoured sausages on buttery mashed potato, with red wine gravy and beer battered onion rings

  • Chicken & Bacon Salad - Grilled chicken and crispy bacon, served on top of an avocado, soya bean & slow roasted tomato mixed salad, finished with lemon & olive oil dressing and an omega & sesame seed sprinkle

  • Almond Pesto Linguine with wilted spinach, slow roasted tomatoes and sauteed mushrooms (Vegetarian)



  • Chocolate Fudge Cake with Vanilla Ice Cream (Vegetarian)

  • Crumble of the Day served with Custard (Vegetarian)

  • Vanilla Ice Cream (Vegetarian)

  • Vanilla Non-Dairy Iced Dessert (Vegan)


(Please advise of any dietary requirements on booking)



  • £64.50 per person

SAVER TICKET APPLIES  for bookings of 4 or more people - Use discount code 'SaverTicket' to receive £5 off per person



Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Below is a list of pick-up points available on this tour.

Name Address Contact Details
Boating Lake Bus stop by Boating Lake
Bulverhythe Westbound Bus stop by Chip Shop bottom of Harley Shute
Bulverhythe (Westbound)
Church St Northbound Bus stop Church Street, (A2270) Northbound
Eastbourne Pier Bus stop Eastbourne Pier
Fishermens Club Bus stop Fishermen's Club
Glyne Gap Westbound Bus stop opposite Glyne Gap Garage
Bexhill (Westbound)
Hailsham North Street Bus stop by Tesco, North Street
Hastings Westbound Bus stop Pelham Place car park, Hastings Westbound
before Breeds Place roundabout
Heathfield Fire Station Bus stop Heathfield Fire Station
High Street, Heathfield
Langney Langney Footbridge bus stop, near petrol station
Lifeboat Museum Bus stop by Lifeboat Museum, Grand Parade
Little Common Eastbound Bus stop by Wheatsheaf Public House
Little Common
Martello PH Bus stop by Martello Public House
Opp Stables Theatre Bus stop adjacent to Market Cross
just before (opp) Stables Theatre, Old London Road
Opp Waitrose Old Town Bus stop opposite Waitrose/Lamb Inn, Eastbourne
Polegate A2270 Northbound Bus stop opposite church, at crossroads
Polegate (A2270) Northbound
Princes Rd jctn Beatty Rd Bus stop Princes Rd before Beatty Rd junction
Princes Road Westbound Bus stop Princes Rd before Ramsay Way junction
Sainsburys Victoria Drive Sainsburys, Victoria Drive, Eastbourne
St Leonards Westbound Bus stop seafront, opp Warrior Square Memorial
St Leonards (Westbound)
Tesco Express, Ore Bus stop by Tesco Express, Old London Road
Ore, Hastings
The Ridge towards Ore Bus stop adjacent to St Helenswood Leisure Centre
The Ridge, Hastings
Town Hall Square, Bexhill Bus stop by the Town Hall, Town Hall Square
Willingdon Triangle Bus stop in Willingdon Triangle

To make a booking firstly select the correct number of passengers that will be travelling. This will perform an availability check to see that there is sufficient space on the tour. If the date you want is available select the Book Now button and you will be guided through the online booking process. If your date is unavailable you can use the Call Back facility to discuss further options.

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L.J.EDWARDS COACH HIRE, Day Trip and Short Break Department, Chaucer Business Park, Dittons Road, Polegate, BN26 6JF

Tel No: 01323 440622


Company No: 11068729

VAT No: 289 3664 45

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