Cruise & Dine Packages

Why not combine your cruise with a delicious meal at our sister company, Lime Wharf Café?

Early Bird Cruise

Early Bird Cruise


One hour cruise downstream plus choice of Bacon, Egg or Mushroom Bap & Hot Drink to take with you.
Saturday 9am Jun-Aug
£12pp; £10 child <14 yrs.
Please specify food choice at time of booking & we'd be grateful if you could bring a travel mug with you, or buy one from us.


Lunch Package

1130 Depart Bodiam Castle on Dannie Lee
1215 Arrive Bodiam Boating Station, Northiam
Make your way to the restaurant (30 metres) & enjoy a 2 course lunch from our menu
1500 Depart Northiam
1545 Arrive Bodiam Castle

£25.95pp / £19.50 <14yrs or £14 kids menu (suitable up to about 8yrs).

Cruise & Dine Packages

Afternoon Tea Packages

CHOOSE FROM THE FOLLOWING: 1345 Depart Bodiam Castle, Arrive Bodiam Boating Station 1430. Enjoy your afternoon tea at Lime Wharf Cafe. Depart 1500, returning to the castle by 1545 to explore the grounds. OR Depart Bodiam Boating Station 1500 & cruise to the castle & straight back, sitting down to your afternoon tea at 1645.

CREAM TEA: Return trip to the castle plus 2 warm scones, Clotted Cream, Strawberry Jam & Pot of Tea £18.50pp

SPECIAL OFFER FOR SENIOR CITIZENS (65yrs+) The above package for £15 (Wednesdays only)

HIGH TEA: Return trip to the castle plus glass of bubbles, selection of finger sandwiches, petit fours, scone with all the trimmings & tea or coffee £29.50pp; Min 2 people


Dinner Package

We have also teamed up with 16th Century Free House, The White Hart, just 300m walk away, to offer a dinner option in a delightful setting.
1845 Arrive at The White Hart & choose from menu. Walk or drive to Bodiam Boating Station.
1915 Board the Dannie Lee & enjoy a 60 minute cruise before your 2030 table reservation.
Minimum of 8 people
Three Courses: Adult £35.95 / Child <14yrs £16



In collaboration with the Kent and East Sussex Railway, we bring you an activity packed day out.
1143 train from Bodiam Station to Northiam (Arrive 12pm). Walk 400m footpath to Lime Wharf Cafe for lunch. Depart our jetty on the M.V. Dannie Lee boat to arrive at Bodiam Castle by 1400.

Suitable for groups of 12-24 people, Mon-Fri only. Please note: Wed depart our jetty 1245, Mon, Tues, Thurs & Fri depart between 1245-1315 to give you longer to enjoy your food.

£25.25 pp with Ploughmans lunch & hot beverage

CALL 01797253838 TO ENQUIRE


Bodiam Boating Station reserves the right to cancel trips without notice if weather and/or flood conditions make such actions necessary. The company accepts no liability for any loss or damage to property aboard a vessel. If you or any of your group are unable to use a booked ticket, please inform us in good time to allow us to re-sell the ticket. You may be charged if less than 24 hours notification has been given.


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