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Had a laugh on a canal boat today some really lovely scenery along the route nice friendly people waving at us and a great little pub called the Cheshire Cat does lovely food then when we got off right opposite is the ice cream factory
We had the most fantastic day on the barge. It was superb. Weather was glorious, barge a good size (Aquarius) with good amenities and everyone thoroughly enjoyed themselves. Youngest was 1, oldest 71! Truly a day to remember. Thanks Colin!
Four friends had a wonderfully relaxing and happy day out on Daydreamer celebrating the birthday of one of us. Colin was really helpful and friendly with a good introduction and demonstration on the boat's controls before leaving us to it. The day went far too...More
As a group of members of Rhyl and District Model Railway Club, we have an annual day out on the canals. This year we hired the 'Aquarius', a ten person canal day boat from Colin Portbury of Chester Day Boat Hire on the Shropshire Union...More
I host events to help tackle social isolation in the community and I approached Colin at Chester Day Boat Hire to help support two trips out. There was no hesitation from Colin, who leapt to support us in helping to provide day trips for members...More
We booked as a surprise birthday present for my sisters 60th birthday, as she used to own her own. We had three disabled adults with us who are bad on their feet and they managed fine aborading the boat which surprised us all! The owner...More
We hired Daydreamer for a day to celebrate my sons birthday. We had a 1 year old and a little jack russell with us, It was an amazing and relaxing day. The boat was well equipped with all we needed. The weather helped as we...More
I contacted Colin with a late request to take all our parents out for a sunday afternoon. Absolutely amazing service, colin did his utmost to accommodate my changing plans and late start- we opted for a skippered trip Colin was fantastic. we had a wonderful...More