Water Taxi Service

In the loving memory of the late Paul Owen.

The Water Taxi is operating on bookings only from 11.30am.


The boat holds up to 8 adults or 10 people with children, which is ideal to hire privately for special occasions , small wedding parties and anniversaries. You will be chauffeured by one of our crew members.

We are also operating 'Paul's Legacy' to 'Burton Waters Marina' and 'The Pywipe Inn' so that you can enjoy a meal and relax with a drink for a while, then you can be picked up on a later agreed time back to the Brayford Pool..

We can also do a one way drop- off and pick-up service.



if you fancy a cruise for 30 minutes into the town centre down the Witham, seeing the Glory hole the oldest bridge in the UK. The cost is only £9 per person, £5 for children. there is no drop off on this journey. please, feel free to bring your own wine/beer/champagne with you. No smoking on the pontoon, however vaping is allowed.





Daily Sailing Times

The pontoon leaves the Brayford Pool at the times below. Note that the journey takes 30 minutes to the 'Pywipe Inn' and 45 minutes to 'Burton Waters'. You will be picked up on the following trip back to the Brayford Pool. WE DO NOT OPERATE AFTER 7PM or in dark hours.


Pre-booking required 24 hours in advance.

Return Fares

Pyewipe INN

Adults £10.00
Children £5.00
Family of 2 Adults + 2 Children £27.00

1way Fares

Adults £7.50
Children £5.00
Family of 2 Adults + 2 Children £23.00



Burton Waters

Return fares:

Adults: £12.00

children: £6

family ticket: 2 adult+2 children: £30


one way fares:

Adults: £8.50

children: £5

Family ticket: £25