M.V. Chay Blyth was brought to the River Thames and named after the yachtsman, Sir Charles Blyth CBE BEM who sailed single-handed, non-stop around the world.

She is a traditional passenger boat and was built in 1972 at Point Wharf, Greenwich and she is licensed to carry 180 passengers.

The Chay Blyth has two decks (the top deck is partially enclosed) and is ideally suited for evening functions.


  • Licensed Capacity: 180
  • Disabled Facilities: Lower saloon only
  • Toilets: Ladies and Gents on the lower deck
  • Bar and Refreshments: cash-only bar available/Card facilities available for events

Day Rates Only / before 6pm

Monday to Thursday — £255 p/h
Friday to Sunday — £300 p/h

  • Minimum hire is 3 hours
  • Max 180 guests
    Includes staff and operators
Rates are correct until 31st March 2020

Where we operate

All our boats on the River Thames can pick up and drop off at most of the piers listed below, depending on time and tide.

Some piers will incur additional charges.

  • Chelsea Harbour Pier
  • Cadogan Pier
  • Westminster Pier
  • Festival Pier
  • Tower Pier
  • St Katharine's Pier
  • Greenwich Pier
  • 02 Millennium Dome Pier
  • Royal Arsenal Pier Woolwich


Call 020 7936 2033 to book or fill out our contact form

Our Other Boats

Have a look at some of our other boats all ready for you to hire!

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