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Star Narrowboat Holidays

  • Gloria on a beautiful sunny day - have a look inside
    Gloria on a beautiful sunny day - have a look inside
    Gloria on a beautiful sunny day - have a look inside
    Cruise the boat on miles of lock-free canals
    Autumn is a lovely time to be on the water
    The bathroom has shower - towels provided
    Cosy solid fuel stove means we are available year round
    Property description
    Rental Home – 
    2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
    Please check with us directly about our prices as HL is unable to calculate our prices accurately and this can cause confusion and disappointment. Many thanks.

    We still have lot's of availability for September and October 2014.

    Our boat 'Gloria' has a relaxing and calming feel about her. She sleeps 2-4 people. Our location in the Northwest of England offers quick access to canal routes that provide opportunities for beginners and more experienced boaters. We offer assistance with boat handling, route planning, and have maps on board.
    We have 2 double beds, a well equipped kitchen, bathroom with a shower and lots of storage space.
    We are open all year round and we offer a lovely warm and cosy boat if you want to escape for Christmas and the New Year or just want a winter brea...
  • Amenities & details
    • Boat Available
    • Central Heating
    • Dining Seats (4)
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Kettle
    • Living Room Seats (4)
    • Parking
    • Refrigerator
    • Sofa Beds:(1)
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • TV
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Listing #HL258944 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

      Begins Ends Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
    Self catering - b... Feb 10, 2014 Feb 8, 2015 1 night
    Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    The rental rate is £120 per night - 11am arrive to 11am depart - extra hours are charged at £10 per hour. This price allows the boat to be used on the canals and includes a boat handling lesson. The rental rate is £60 per night (per bed, there are 2 doubles) - 4pm arrive to 10am depart - extra hours are charged at £10 per hour. The boat must remain static. We charge £20 per pet and accept a maximum of 2 pets. All prices include bed linen, towels, gas and diesel, boat handling lesson and 24 hr emergency breakdown cover.
  • Property location
    Things to Do
    Car not needed
    How to get there
    Airport: Manchester International Airport: 14.9 mi
    Railway: Walkden: 5.6 mi
    14 miles from Manchester International Airport
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby.
    Nearby cities

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English first
Barnsley, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014 for a stay in January 2014
person found this review helpful

We booked in for a long anniversary weekend earlier this year. I can definitely say we will be back again. Gloria (the boat) was lovely, very well equipped and warm. We were very well looked after by Hester (not the boat!) all the way through. From the initial booking to dropping the boat back off. more

Halifax, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014 for a stay in December 2013

New years eve on Gloria warm cosy quiet a world away from the usual NYE noise we loved it. Booked it ages ago and wasnt sure if dec would be very cold with snow, etc so asked for a static booking, Hester the owner is a young lady who is charming and made us feel welcome, on her well equipped... more

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013 for a stay in October 2013

Others have described the excellence of Gloria, her fittings and cleanliness and also the supremely helpful and delightful owner, Hester, who makes you feel totally relaxed, even if you do not know what the pointy end of Gloria is called! So I will try to give you another perspective of the experience that is Gloria. Sorry if I wax lyrical,... more

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