Tonbridge River Trips & Rowing Boat Hire | Boat Trips Kent, UK

Located at the Big Bridge in Tonbridge High Street (sat nav TN9 1DR): -


Tonbridge Castle adjacent to many stops 77, 211, 218, 219, 402, 403 Northbound Tonbridge Castle stops B C and D Southbound A and E


Sat Nav TN9 1DR – there is no parking at the attraction




bike parking just behind the Watergate

Car parking (pay and display):

Castle St TN9 1BG

  • Walk to the castle, pass through the gate house turn right, follow the path and go right after the mote, down to the river, turn left and follow the river to the Watergate.

Swimming Pool – The Slade TN9 1HR

  • Walk to the swimming pool entrance and to the left is a small foot bridge, cross that, turn right and follow the path, past the castle to the Watergate.

Bradford Street TN9 1DU

  • Walk out of the car entrance, in front of the retirement flats, cross on to river walk and follow to high street, turn left across big bridge and left again at the Watergate.

Waitrose – Sovereign Way TN9 1RG

  • Walk past Waitrose on your right to High Street, turn right, cross at the lights, turn right across big bridge and left again towards the Watergate.



  • Walk out of the Station main entrance and turn left, follow the high street until the big bridge, turn left towards the Watergate we are there.


Access Statement

This access statement is not a personal statement as to our suitability for those with access needs, but aims to describe the facilities and services that we offer all our guests/visitors.

The boat is moored to a concrete mooring accessed via a flight of steps with side rail. An alternative mooring, at the castle, wheelchair accessible is available if requested.
The boat is boarded by stepping over the side of the boat (height will vary with the river level) onto 2 steps down into the boat, there is a hand rail to assist.
If you have any queries or require any assistance please contact us.
Staff will aid customers when requested and where possible.

Tonbridge River Trips is based in the High street with facilities including toilets and refreshments close by.

Once on the tour a commentary is given by the skipper. It is recommended that passengers with hearing or sight difficulties sit closer to the skipper to get a description of the area, we can provide large print guides on request.
Carers travel free.
All (well behaved) dogs are welcome.

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