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60th Birthday celebration

Fantastic day out on the canals. Lovely meal at the Stables. Our hosts were extremely attentive. We... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Annette803
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Stirling, United Kingdom
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A wonderful oasis of calm on the water

A fantastic trip along the canal in good company and with wonderful hospitality. Bev is a great... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2018
chestnutblue
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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2 weeks ago
“60th Birthday celebration”
5 May 2018
“A wonderful oasis of calm on the water”
About
Navvies' Barge offers boat trips from Glasgow on the Forth and Clyde canal
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Canal House 1 Applecross Street | Forth & Clyde Canal, Glasgow G4 9SP, Scotland
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+44 7410 449723
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic day out on the canals. Lovely meal at the Stables. Our hosts were extremely attentive. We could not have asked for more! A day trip to remember.

Thank Annette803
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

A fantastic trip along the canal in good company and with wonderful hospitality. Bev is a great captain, instantly making all who board the Peccadillo feel at home and truly welcome. This trip is the perfect anecdote to the stresses of daily life. A little...More

1  Thank chestnutblue
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Captain Bev at the helm, pens poised ready to write as the Peccadillo chugged gracefully along carving a dark wedge into the water's skin. Memories that never fade. Thank you Bev for creating the perfect medium to excite the imagination.

1  Thank Michael B
Reviewed 4 May 2018

A gorgeous barge that is a veritable mini magical wonderland. Painted in my favourite colour (a beautiful dark green) and exquisitely decorated with fairy lights aglow and comfy cushions and always well stocked with delectable munchables and drinkables, Peccadillo is one of my favourite places...More

1  Thank Eva S
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Been on the peccadillo a few times for trips on the canal and their writing groups a few times. Loved the quaint inside of the boat and the peace on the canal with plenty of wild life to see from the boat. Will be back...More

1  Thank GLASGOWSBNB
Reviewed 13 April 2018

I've been on Peccadillo a few times now and never get tired of it, such a warm and cosy barge with a friendly and helpful captain always ready to look after you and accommodate your needs. It's wonderful to see Glasgow from such an unusual...More

1  Thank glasgowfoodlove
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Went on the barge at the end of March with a writing group, such a cosy warm environment and a cheery captain. Nothing was a problem for captain Bev, we enjoyed our sail down the canal stopping at the lambhill café. On our return we...More

1  Thank John Y
Reviewed 29 March 2018

It's so unusual to find something that a family of all ages can enjoy, the grandchildren loved it, it's great having your own space for the trip on the canal

Thank Cathy7of9
Reviewed 6 February 2018

Such a great, relaxing way to travel, really got to see the canal and countryside. Bev is a great host, really knowledgeable about the waterways and entertaining with it, and Cathy's cakes are not to be missed. All in all a fantastic day out.

1  Thank Bex W
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Our group has met a number of times on the barge, its always a magical evening - a warm fire glowing, the kettle on, seeing the starts and sharing in a cosy and beautiful space. I highly recommend booking the barge for a unique experience

Thank rachelmc52018
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