Whatever the celebration, whether it's a Wedding Reception, Office Function, Birthday Party or Social Club outing, Southern Comfort is an excellent venue.

Hire charges are reasonable (see prices below) and while we offer a choice of menu and music, the hirer may provide their own if they wish at no extra charge. There is a wide range of beers, wines and spirits at pub prices and tea and coffee are always available. We do ask that the hirer uses our bar. Hire charges vary throughout the season and early booking is advised.


Low Season High Season
Sunday to Friday £140 £170
Saturday £170 £170


Low Season
(Mar, Apr, Oct, Nov)
High Season
(May to Sept)
Sunday to Thursday £140 £140
Friday £140 £170
Saturday £170 £170
  • Prices are to hire the boat for your exclusive use
  • A deposit of 50% of boat hire is required and is non-refundable if cancelled within the year of sailing unless we can rebook.
  • 3 hours minimum hire applies for Friday & Saturday evenings
  • Evening is considered to be from 6pm


We offer a choice of music or alternatively, the hirer is welcome to provide their own at no extra charge.

The most popular choices are:

Play your own music over our PA system
This could be via CD's or mobile phone, tablet, laptop etc
Please note volume is limited


3 piece Jazz Band
£295 for 3 hours plus £65 for each extra hour, see gallery for photos of the Jazz band.


*Menu A
Finger Buffet at £7.95 per. person

Wholemeal & White Sandwiches filled with:-
Prawn & Salad, Cream Cheese & Cucumber, Ham & Tomato, Egg & Cress, Smoked Salmon & Cream Cheese, Cheese & Pickle.
Pork Sausages with Dip, Vegetable Pizza Slices, Vegetable Quiches, Chicken Goujons with Dip,
Scotch Eggs and a Salad Platter
*Minimum of 20 persons for Menu A

*Menu B
Cold Meats & Salad at £7.95 per. person

Slice of Gammon, Slice of Vegetable Quiche
choice of ONE of the above PLUS Whole Sides of Salmon dressed in Lemon & Herbs add £2.00 per person
Homemade Crisp Coleslaw, Mixed Leaf Salad,
Baby New Potato with Lemon Dressing,
Tomato & Onion Salad with Balsamic Dressing
Granary & White Rolls with Butter
*Maximum of 80 persons for Menu B

Menu C
Ploughmans at £4.95 per. person

Selection of Cheeses to include:
Brie, Mature Cheddar, Stilton, & Red Leicester,
Salad Platter with Grapes - Pickled Onions & Chutney,
Crusty French Breads with Butter
Add Pate - Price £1.00 extra per person
Add Sliced Ham for £1.00 extra per person

Menu D
Assorted Sandwiches at £3.95 each

Wholemeal & White Sandwiches filler with; Prawn & Salad, Cream Cheese & Cucumber, Egg & Cress,
Smoked Salmon & Cream Cheese, Ham & Tomato, Cheese & Pickle
Includes a Salad Platter

Assorted Gateaux - £3.50 per. person

For example; Lemon Lush - Chocolate Fudge - Toffee Lumpy Bumpy and many more with Cream
Apple Pie & Cream and Strawberry Meringue & Cream

Afternoon Tea £7.95 per person

Assorted platters of Sandwiches, Cocktail Sausage Rolls,
Scones with Cream & Jam

Meals for Special Dietary Requirements on Request

It would help our caters if only one menu was selected.
Final numbers of guests are required one week prior to sailing.
Thank you