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Chester Day Boat Hire

Newton Lane, Tattenhall CH3 9NE, England
+44 7716 948838
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Five star day out

We had the most fantastic day on the barge. It was superb. Weather was glorious, barge a good size... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jackovsky
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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A happy day!

Four friends had a wonderfully relaxing and happy day out on Daydreamer celebrating the birthday of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tillywood15
,
Willaston, United Kingdom
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  • Very good4%
  • Average2%
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“cheshire cat” (11 reviews)
“shady oak” (4 reviews)
“dream catcher” (3 reviews)
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Newton Lane, Tattenhall CH3 9NE, England
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+44 7716 948838
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the most fantastic day on the barge. It was superb. Weather was glorious, barge a good size (Aquarius) with good amenities and everyone thoroughly enjoyed themselves. Youngest was 1, oldest 71! Truly a day to remember. Thanks Colin!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Four friends had a wonderfully relaxing and happy day out on Daydreamer celebrating the birthday of one of us. Colin was really helpful and friendly with a good introduction and demonstration on the boat's controls before leaving us to it. The day went far too...More

Thank Tillywood15
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a group of members of Rhyl and District Model Railway Club, we have an annual day out on the canals. This year we hired the 'Aquarius', a ten person canal day boat from Colin Portbury of Chester Day Boat Hire on the Shropshire Union...More

Thank Francis C
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I host events to help tackle social isolation in the community and I approached Colin at Chester Day Boat Hire to help support two trips out. There was no hesitation from Colin, who leapt to support us in helping to provide day trips for members...More

Thank ginsoakedfool
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked as a surprise birthday present for my sisters 60th birthday, as she used to own her own. We had three disabled adults with us who are bad on their feet and they managed fine aborading the boat which surprised us all! The owner...More

Thank Hannah P
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Reviewed June 8, 2018

We hired Daydreamer for a day to celebrate my sons birthday. We had a 1 year old and a little jack russell with us, It was an amazing and relaxing day. The boat was well equipped with all we needed. The weather helped as we...More

Thank Peanut0305
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Reviewed June 4, 2018

I contacted Colin with a late request to take all our parents out for a sunday afternoon. Absolutely amazing service, colin did his utmost to accommodate my changing plans and late start- we opted for a skippered trip Colin was fantastic. we had a wonderful...More

Thank janecassin
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Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic day. Colin makes the whole process very easy and relaxing. Have hired dream catcher twice now and will again in the future. Can't recommend highly enough

Thank neilcrabb90
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Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our trip on the Daydreamer , it was a really hot day but the seating area was lovely and shaded with a nice breeze. Colin gave us a introduction and guide of the barge , friendly and reassuring. Lovely views and very relaxing...More

Thank Deponeo
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Reviewed May 28, 2018

Gorgeous sunny day spent on a day boat hire from Chester Day Boat Hire , Tattenhall , the customer service, directions and arrangements were faultless and the value for money was brilliant, boat was clean, easy to use and really cosy, would defiantly hire again...More

Thank eclark839
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Colin P
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Response from slightlydisapp0inted | Reviewed this property |
I don't have any photos to take off as I didn't post any!!!!! presumably of you look at Chester Boat Hire website there will be photos there.
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