Sitting on board a 1938 vintage motor yacht will have most people imagining themselves being transported back to the 1930s with all the finer things in life that the decade had to offer. Such an experience can only be enhanced by the addition of a glass of bubbly and the strains of a jazz band playing the music which captured the imaginations of people all over the world during this period. As guests take in the glorious views across Poole Harbour, they will be served the most decadent of meals - high tea. This comprises Dorset tea and prosecco accompanied by smoked salmon sandwiches and freshly baked scones, complete with clotted cream and jam.
Guests cruising around Poole Harbour on the Dorset Queen will enjoy a warm welcome on arrival including a glass of prosecco to sip as they survey the glorious surroundings. As one of the largest natural harbours in the world, Poole has plenty to offer those who enjoy a little sightseeing and the chance to soak up some of the beautiful scenery including Brownsea Island and Sandbanks and the infamous Millionaire’s Row.
Visitors can enjoy the beautiful scenery to the strains of the house band, Revolution Club who will be providing a backdrop of jazz music, the perfect soundtrack to the afternoon’s high tea. The decadent treat includes Dorset tea, smoked salmon sandwiches, freshly baked scones with clotted cream, and those who want to add a touch of additional zing to their tea can choose gin jam, made from berries soaked in local gin, as an accompaniment if they aren’t driving home.
This two hour cruise is the perfect treat for anyone who enjoys a taste of life on the ocean waves, combined with the luxury of high tea and smooth jazz.