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Aqua Narrowboats

Findern Lane | Findern Lane, Willington DE65 6DW, England
+44 1283 701041
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Leicester Ring

This was our third booking with Aqua. Their boats are always very well built and prepared. Luxury... read more

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JayneandHenryMartin
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Ely, United Kingdom
Narrow Boat Heaven

This was our 7th Narrow Boat holiday and without doubt our best experience so far. Aqua are only a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
nickcurtis184
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Stansted Mountfitchet, United Kingdom
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Aqua Narrowboats is a company specialising in luxury canal boat hire & holidays and narrowboat experience days operating from their workshop at Mercia Marina on the Trent and Mersey Canal, Derbyshire. From this base there is a range of canal networks for you to enjoy your narrowboat holiday including the Four Counties Ring, the Staffordshire Ring, the Leicester Ring, plus many there and back routes. Experience days are offered early spring as a taster/ confidence builder to narrowboating.
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Findern Lane | Findern Lane, Willington DE65 6DW, England
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Reviewed yesterday

This was our third booking with Aqua. Their boats are always very well built and prepared. Luxury given the space limitations. Always enjoy the canals themselves. Dog and wife walk miles on the towpath (or is that wife and dog). Eating in is no problem...More

Thank JayneandHenryMartin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our 7th Narrow Boat holiday and without doubt our best experience so far. Aqua are only a small hire company in comparison to the other boat yards we have used and not the cheapest. The boats and service are however, high end and...More

Thank nickcurtis184
Reviewed July 27, 2017

We have hired several narrowboats over the years, but none have been anywhere near the quality of the Aqua boats. Clean, comfortable and well equipped - a king size bed as comfortable as the Premier Inn, a good size shower, and a lovely modern kitchen....More

Thank bob_and_carole73
Reviewed July 25, 2017

Fantastic week seeing beautiful English countryside and wildlife from a completely different perspective. Thought we would be bored but the experience was full on. The boats are equipped to a very high standard. Suggestions for future trips would be to take a set of really...More

1  Thank grace2909
Reviewed July 21, 2017

Our 6th time with Aqua, re-doing an old favourite - the Black Country Ring on Aqua Beatha with our sons and their partners which made light work of the 101 locks on the ring. We've hired from quite a few different companies over the years...More

Thank newmains2017
Reviewed July 21, 2017 via mobile

Our 4th time with Aqua Narrowboats and another fantastic holiday on brand new boat, Aqua Vie. We have some 30 years experience of hiring boats all over the country and abroad, and these boats are the cream of hireboats. Which is why we keep coming...More

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Reviewed June 20, 2017 via mobile

Aqua narrowboats were superb in helping me organise a surprise weekend on the canal for my husband's 40th birthday. Fantastic on email communication too, even taking receipt of a gift to put on the boat ready for us. Our boat was of a very high...More

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Reviewed June 13, 2017

We took a week on the Trent & Mersey canal on Aqua Vivo a 2 + 2 narrowboat. A top quality boat, the best we have ever hired and if you book early then the prices are discounted too. We looked at the other boats...More

1  Thank Clivers2014
Reviewed June 13, 2017

Fantastic canal boat - fully equipped, didn't want for anything. Our 6th canal holiday and the best by far....Justin and the team were friendly and helpful and the standard of the boats is exceptional. Would highly recommend to anyone planning a canal trip whether experienced...More

1  Thank Angie W
Reviewed May 16, 2017 via mobile

From beginning to end the experience of staying on a narrow boat is 100% stress free. The boat is easy to steer the interior is comfortable and practical and the peace and quiet is more than appreciated. The aqua narrow boat team give you as...More

1  Thank pandora47
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