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Bollington Boats and Bikes

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Explore the beautiful Macclesfield Canal and Middlewood Way with our day hire narrowboats and vintage bikes.
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Hours Today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Bollington SK10 5JB, England
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Reviewed 18 August 2018

My two daughters, wife and son-in-law treated me to a surprise trip on the Macclesfield Canal on a Barge hired for the day from Bollington Boats and Bikes. It was a complete surprise! I had no idea where I was being taken until we turned...More

2  Thank seabee999
Bollington_Wharf, Owner at Bollington Boats and Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Kidnapped by pirates is the best way to spend a birthday! Glad you had such a good day out!

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Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

brilliant afternoon (2-6pm) cruising from Bollington beyond Macc to Lyme Green and back. Great well equipped boat and staff were really helpful and friendly- we will certainly be back again, thank you!

Thank avogler1
Bollington_Wharf, Owner at Bollington Boats and Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2018

Thank you! So glad you had a fun afternoon on the canal! Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

From ages 74 to 4, all 11 of us on board had a fantastic day out. Great boat, great spot, great staff. We would highly recommend to others.

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Bollington_Wharf, Owner at Bollington Boats and Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Thank you! And what a lovely photo!

Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Fabulous day out yesterday! Nice and gentle trip to Marple along the Macclesfield Canal. We hired two boats, driven beautifully by Amy and a colleague. Plenty of time to stop at a couple of pubs along the way 👍

1  Thank John S
Bollington_Wharf, Owner at Bollington Boats and Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

It was a pleasure! Glad you all had a good day out!

Reviewed 18 August 2018

My two daughters, wife and son-in-law treated me to a surprise trip on the Macclesfield Canal on a Barge hired for the day from Bollington Boats and Bikes. It was a complete surprise! I had no idea where I was being taken until we turned...More

2  Thank seabee999
Bollington_Wharf, Owner at Bollington Boats and Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Kidnapped by pirates is the best way to spend a birthday! Glad you had such a good day out!

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

We recently hired the boat for an evening cruise to celebrate a family birthday. It was the first time that we had ever done anything like this but we had a great time and would definitely recommend it. We comfortably got 10 on board and...More

Thank Peter L
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Conveniently situated in the heart of the town, Bollington Boats and Bikes hire out narrow boats and bikes. We have been on the ice cream cruise and also hired out a boat for the day with friends. The boats are well equipped and the staff...More

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Bollington_Wharf, Owner at Bollington Boats and Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Hi Thanks for the lovely review Linda, we hope to see you again!

Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Great day very relaxing and freedom to stop and start when you want, had good instructions being a first timer driving a barge.

Thank Stephen I
Bollington_Wharf, Owner at Bollington Boats and Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2018

Thanks Stephen, we are always delighted to show first timers how to steer the boats, so glad you enjoyed it!

Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

We booked the boat over the phone. A simple process to leave a deposit and very friendly and helpful staff. We went for a wonderful very leisurely trip up the canal towards Marple. Amy came with us on the boat to first bridge to check...More

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Bollington_Wharf, Owner at Bollington Boats and Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2018

Thank you for a lovely review, we're so glad you enjoyed your evening on the boat!

Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Booked for a Saturday evening end of June to celebrate a birthday. What a brilliant way to spend your time, from the first call to book to final handover the team at Bollington Bikes and Boats were amazing, friendly and helpful. The boat was well...More

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Bollington_Wharf, Owner at Bollington Boats and Bikes, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Thank you Lorraine, we are so glad you enjoyed your birthday trip out, and hope to see you again! Best wishes

Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We recently hosted a summer event for some of our best clients. It was a great day out and the team at Bollington Boats and Bikes were really helpful and accommodating. weather was a little hit and miss but can't do much about that, just...More

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