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Ashby Boat Company Limited
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Quality canal Holidays. Hire a boat on the tranquil lock free Ashby Canal. 15 narrowboats for day hire,short break hire,mini breaks and weekly rental holidays. Centrally located in the heart of the English countryside.UK Providing luxury boating...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
89 Station Road | Canal Wharf, Stoke Golding CV13 6EY, England
+44 1455 212671
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All reviews tea towels grand union washing up liquid boat company box of chocolates great week nothing too much trouble clean tidy mole market bosworth staff were fantastic feel very welcome on arrival great trip just returned from a week oxford canal vase of fresh flowers
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely weekend on the Asby Canal. Nice canal, quiet with lots to stop off and see not to mention many a fine watering-hole. Really well looked after by Julian and the good folk at Ashby Boat Company. Would highly recommend.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank BigtedDerbyshire
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Outstanding service. Great people, easy, straightforward booking over the phone for our weeks' holiday aboard a narrowboat. Friendly welcome, good staff, clear and thorough instructions. Lovely boats - we hired 'Ashby', (which was almost new at the end of 2018); easy to handle, great layout...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank puppicello
Reviewed 5 October 2018

From the moment we arrived the Ashby experience was 1st class. Julian met us and our groceries were waiting for us in the office so all was ready to board the Measham. All was in tip top shape with all the necessary amenities in place...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank AnniejakeParrySound
Reviewed 2 October 2018

We were on the new boat, Ashby, for a week in September (from the 14th to the 21st). The moment we arrived, everything was taken care of by the courteous and friendly staff. The boat was spotless, very well equipped. During our week's travel many...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank LMValentine
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

We have just had a great weeks holiday on on the band new Ashby. The boat & all of the staff were fantastic.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lloyd B
Reviewed 21 September 2018

We wanted a holiday with a difference with our beloved English Springer spaniel and black labrador and we had the most amazing time. From the time we arrived at the boat yard we were made to feel very welcome by all the staff. Nothing was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Alan D
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

We booked the Measham for a long weekend and had an amazing trip up the Ashby Canal past postcard English countryside to Shackerston. Fantastic pubs and lovely walks along the way. The boat was immaculately turned out, the instruction session wonderfully clear and confidence building....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 320ag1978
Reviewed 2 September 2018

We hired Mole for a day - our family of four plus two cavapoo's, my folks and a friend each for the girls. This is the third time we have hired a boat for the day from the Ashby Boat Company and each time it...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank rjbyrne
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Wanting to do something different to celebrate her birthday my wife opted for hiring a canal boat for the day. Nine of use, dressed as pirates turned up early in the morning for the trip. Ashby Boat Company at Stoke Golding was nearest and provided...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Dennis W
Reviewed 28 August 2018

This was our third hire from 3 different companies and I have to say by far the best, the boat and equipment was to a high standard and worked well. Picking up and returning the boat was relaxed and made easy by Julian and his...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kim R
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Response from Sally S | Reviewed this property |
Bring your own towels.