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Amazing value for money!

We celebrated my husbands 70th Birthday with Central Boat Parties. We were looked after by... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Miah37
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Birmingham England
Hen party

Had a brilliant time on one of these boats yesterday. There were 22 of us in total celebrating a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jodielloyd83
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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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Traditional narrow boat tours that meander along the surprisingly scenic canals of Birmingham. Daily departures leave from outside the Tap and Stile public house, Gas Street Basin. The boats are centrally heated and fully licensed to serve alcoholic...more
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Frederick @ Gas Street Basin, Birmingham B1 2JT, England
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+44 1922 722949
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We celebrated my husbands 70th Birthday with Central Boat Parties. We were looked after by Katherine. She was amazing.Nothing was too much trouble for her. For a small extra amount she upgraded our food. It was lovely and fresh and there was plenty of it....More

3  Thank Miah37
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a brilliant time on one of these boats yesterday. There were 22 of us in total celebrating a work friends hen party. It was absolutely brilliant. Fully stocked bar which served everything. You can take your own food on board to. We will definitely...More

4  Thank jodielloyd83
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

10/10 for everything! From the booking & the actual day, nothing was too much trouble. The boat was lovely and we were able to take a cold buffet, birthday cake, decorations and a playlist on board. The fairy lights, reasonable bar & outdoor section were...More

5  Thank Poonam M
Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

We've had the most amazing time on Victoria! Thank you Jen,Jade and Daz.Cant wait for an excuse to do it again.

3  Thank Kal S
Reviewed May 17, 2018 via mobile

A lovely afternoon spent on the canal. Lovely weather meaning the boat sides were up and the sunshine was inside too. Wine beer and food was a plenty. All together making the trip great fun.

3  Thank Tony R
Reviewed May 15, 2018 via mobile

Had a surprise birthday party planned for 5th May but unfortunately broke my ankle on 13th April - non weight bearing and in a cast for 6 weeks. Thought this has scuppered my plans for attending the party but after contracting the company - mainly...More

4  Thank Traybay W
Reviewed April 30, 2018

From the moment i contacted central boat parties and was put in touch with Katherine i couldn't have been more impressed. Katherine responded quickly to every email and was very patient (with all my questions!) i organised my 30th Birthday party for Saturday 28th April...More

3  Thank shah1_06
Reviewed April 29, 2018

I organised birthday party for my work colleague and friend of mine. I contacted Katherine and asked her for prices and details as I had never used boat before so I did not know and Katherine was brilliant. helpful and very clear on her answers.We...More

3  Thank planibardh
Reviewed April 15, 2018

I arranged a surprise fancy dress birthday bash for my spouse with around 15 people in attendance. From start to finish I was very pleased with the service and the on-board beverages were not stupidly priced as anticipated. The staff was very friendly and accommodating....More

3  Thank Mickey_paw
Reviewed November 26, 2017

I booked 'Fredrick' boat for our Christmas Jumper Barge Party and it was a big success! From the initial contact with Jen, right through to chatting to Chris who safely steered the barge, to Denise and Sam who served at the bar for three hours...More

7  Thank Yvonne L
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