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Fantastic staff, nothing was any trouble for them, brilliant breakfast, hotel on canal and a... read more

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We took a trip on a barge from skipton down the canal and it was a lovely experience seeing all the... read more

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fantastic staff, nothing was any trouble for them, brilliant breakfast, hotel on canal and a beautiful place for photography and walking.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Footprints768766
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took a trip on a barge from skipton down the canal and it was a lovely experience seeing all the old factories converted into houses. Plus all the barges parked along the canal.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Travels through some lovely countryside and into the lovely centre of Leeds currently been dredged take a visit to the Armories if visiting this one

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Angela H
Reviewed November 3, 2018

We walked an 11 mile section of the canal from Wigan to Burscough in Lancashire. Although the Wigan section isn't the prettiest, there are a few sights such as Wigan Pier and the DW Stadium. It's not long before hitting countryside where there is wildlife...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank RichDraper
Reviewed November 3, 2018

Pick up the canal path just behind the Railway Station and head out of the city. The paths are well kept and the scenery is industrial but with plenty of nature and wildlife. Depending on how long you have to walk, you can go as...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Mixreview
Reviewed October 28, 2018

We happened to have accommodation that looked over the canal, so a walk along it seemed appropriate. It was peaceful and easy to traverse. We met many boat owners along the way who happily chatted to us about their travels. People walked their dogs and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank MacDutch
Reviewed October 22, 2018

I walked along the Liverpool and Leeds canal from Skipton where I had spent the day to Gargrave where I was staying and meeting up with friends and the scenery is very changeable and is well worth a try sometime and I did walk on...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ann L
Reviewed October 21, 2018

very good for one hour trip free coffee boat very basic but ok very good running commentry on board took just over one hour

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank trevort250
Reviewed October 18, 2018

Sunday morning, and an early start. Up to the tow path beside Asda in Blackburn. Turn right (Not left as the path is closed!) There is a lovely path alonside the locks which was deserted. Next time I'm in town, I will do it again.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DavidC856
Reviewed October 15, 2018

4 of us hired a wide beam canal boat, Helens Drum, from Silsden Boat hire for 4 nights tues to sat for 660 pounds. Having been on canal boats before, but not the Leeds Liverpool canal We had a good idea what to expect. Firstly,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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February 19, 2018|
Response from pedro186411 | Reviewed this property |
So Sorry but as i live local its not a thing i look into.Pedro.186411