Canal Holidays in the UK for Families
From April to October inclusive, “Symphony” takes 26 people on day trips (including weekends), “Serenade” takes 10 people on 3/4 night holidays, and narrowboat “Melody” is available for weekly hire by a family or group with at least one disabled member. Charges are kept to a minimum so as not to exclude any groups. The remainder is raised in donations.
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Beacon Park Boats
Our narrow boats are beautifully furnished throughout to a high standard and include fully equipped kitchen, co-ordinated soft furnishings with lined curtains, Flat screen LCD TV/DVD/CD/radio, sprung mattresses, duvets, bed linen and bath towels. Some have additional luxury fitted extras including en-suite facilities, hot tub/Jacuzzi, log fire and 5ft four poster bed.
With flexible start days and duration and outstanding level of service Beacon Park Boats can help you plan your truly memorable canal holiday.
We also hire luxury electric day boat or canoe by the day, half day or by the hour. All come with rainproof covers just in case!
Kate BoatsThe Boatyard Nelson Lane, Warwick CV34 5JB
Whether you're looking for a family holiday with a difference or just want to unwind and take life at a more tranquil pace, each boat in our narrow boat fleet provides a level of comfort and convenience that is normally associated with privately owned craft.
Kate Boats we will give you the personal care and attention that you require to ensure you enjoy your holiday to the full whether you have previously enjoyed a holiday on the waterways or are a 'land lubber' looking to experience life afloat for the first time.
We offer a choice of 13 luxury boats, the widest range on the Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal. Boat widths vary from 6ft 10ins, to 8ft 6ins and can sleep from 2-7 people. Our luxury award winning boats have an exceptionally high standard of fixtures and can include a wide range of luxury extras from hot tub/Jacuzzi, log fire, 5ft four poster bed, covered outside seating, a full size roll top double ended bath and more!
All our holiday hire narrowboats have large cruiser style back decks and spacious cockpits enabling both young and old to enjoy the ever changing scenery. We offer flexibility on both length of stay (3, 4, 7, 10, 11 or 14 nights), and start day (Saturday, Monday & Friday). No charge is made for dogs.
We offer a selection of cruises to suit every occasion. Our fleet of narrow boats cater for summer party cruises, cream tea and buffet cruises and charter, self-drive hire. We also offer pedal boats for the more energetic. Our excellent on-site facilities include trail blazer play area, cafe, picnic area, camp site and free parking.
The whole family will enjoy a great day out whether it is the adventure of driving your own boat or sitting back, relaxing and enjoying a delicious three course buffet lunch, contact us or visit our website for full details.
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