DAY BOATS

 

You can hire a boat for the day from many of our bases.

 

Click on any red dot for information about day hire from that location.
Alvechurch Marina Day Hire, Worcestershire Day boat for hire in Shropshire Day boat for hire in South Wales Day boat for hire in Leicestershire Day boats for hire near Newbury Day boats for hire from Anderton Marina, Cheshire Day boats for hire near Trowbridge day boats for hire from Bromsgrove, Worcestershire Day Boat hire at Stratford upon Avon Boats for hire by the day in Staffordshire day boats for hire at Trevor, Llangollen Day boats for hire from Falkirk, Lowlands Scotland Day boats for hire from Bunbury Day Boat hire in Rugby, Warwickshire Day Boat hire from Whitchurch Marina, Shropshire Alvechurch Marina Day Hire, Worcestershire Day Hire boat available from Coventry Basin with Valley Cruisers.
Click on any red dot for information about day hire from that location

This will let you have a great day out for the family or a party of friends, and get the feel of a narrowboat on the water.

If the idea of a waterway holiday appeals to you, but you're not sure how much you'd like it, then try one of our day hire boats.

We have day boats available from the locations listed below and shown on the map opposite:

(Please click on the company name for more information.)

Anglo Welsh Waterway Holidays:

Bromsgrove (Worcestershire) (8)
Bunbury (Cheshire) (3)
Stafford (Staffordshire) (7)
Stratford on Avon (Warwickshire) (10)
Wrexham (North Wales) (4)

Rose Narrowboats

Rugby (Warwickshire) (12)

ABC Boat Hire:

Alvechurch Marina (Worcestershire) (9)
Aldermaston, (Berkshire) (18)
Anderton
(Cheshire) (2)
Blackwater Meadow (Shropshire) (5)
Falkirk, (Scotland) (1)
Gayton (Northamptonshire) (15)
Goytre Wharf, Abergavenny, (South Wales) (16)
Trowbridge
(Wiltshire) (17)
Union Wharf, Market Harborough (Leicestershire) (14)
Whitchurch, (Shropshire) (6)

 

Union Canal Carriers

Braunston (Northamptonshire) (13)

 

Valley Cruisers

Coventry Canal Basin (Warwickshire) (11)

 

 

Prices in 2018 range from £99 to £220 for the boat for the day.

 

1 Lowland Canals at Falkirk, Scotland 'Jaggy Thistle’ can carry up to eight people
2 Trent & Mersey Canal at Anderton, Cheshire 'Daydream’ can carry up to 12 people
3 Shropshire Union Canal at Bunbury, near Tarporley ‘Bella’ can carry up to 10 people
4 Llangollen Canal at Trevor, near Llangollen, Wrexham ‘Jacob’, ‘Daniel’, ‘Julia’ and ‘Lotty’ can carry up to 10 people each.
5 Llangollen Canal at Blackwater Meadow Marina, near Ellesmere,  Shropshire ‘Lazy Days’ can carry up to 10 people
6 Llangollen Canal at Whitchurch, Shropshire ‘Day Tripper’ can carry up to 10 people
7 Staffordshire & Worcestershire Canal at Great Haywood, near Stafford 'Daphne' and 'Abi' can carry up to 10 people each
8 Worcester & Birmingham Canal at Tardebigge, nr Bromsgrove,  Worcestershire ‘Emma’ can carry up to 10 people
9 Worcester & Birmingham Canal at Alvechurch, nr Bromsgrove,  Worcestershire ‘Away Day’ can carry up to 10 people
10 Stratford Canal at Wootton Wawen, near Stratford upon Avon ‘Dolly’ and ‘Charlie’ can carry up to 10 people each
11 Coventry canal and North Oxford Canal, Coventry, Warwickshire 'Mole Valley' can carry up to 12 people
12 North Oxford Canal at Stretton under Fosse, near Rugby ‘Rosette’ can carry up to 12 people
13 Grand Union Canal at Braunston, Northamptonshire ‘Water Ouzel’ can carry up to 12 people
14 Grand Union Canal Leicester Line at Market Harborough ‘Moorhen’ can carry up to 12 people
15 Grand Union Canal at Gayton Marina, near Northampton ‘Day Lark’ can carry up to 12 people
16 Monmouthshire & Brecon Canal at Goytre Wharf, nr Abergavenny ‘Rooster’ can carry up to eight people
17 Kennet & Avon Canal at Hilperton, near Trowbridge, Wiltshire ‘Cheers’ can carry up to 10 people
18 Kennet & Avon Canal at Aldermaston, Berkshire ‘Wyvern’ can carry up to 8 people
     

 


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