English Holiday Cruises is a family-owned company providing unusual, relaxing and memorable cruise holidays in the Cotswolds Severn Vale aboard their 4-star Hotel Boat the Edward Elgar.
Board in Gloucester, unpack once, sit back and relax for a unique touring holiday through glorious English countryside. A variety of river cruise holidays are available for individuals and groups and the home mooring is easy to reach by train, coach or car. After you cast off, eat a home-cooked Full English Breakfast and fresh coffee served to your table.
The 22 passenger Edward Elgar visits a new ‘port’ each day to explore the local sights or join an inclusive guided tour. There are pretty towns such as Frampton, Upton and Stourport; heritage sights such as Gloucester and Worcester Cathedrals, Tewkesbury Abbey, the Purton ‘Hulks’ and Berkeley Castle; and a wildlife centre at Slimbridge. One cruise also includes excursions on the Severn Valley Railway and a boat trip on the River Avon.