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Review of Elsdale Floating Classroom

Elsdale Floating Classroom
Ranked #1 of 1 Food & Drink in Uxbridge
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Owner description: The largest boat traveling along the canals of West London Denham - Uxbridge - Hayes - Southall Electrically powered, the Elsdale II provides a unique space with an ever changing view as you glide silently along the canals of west London. We are able to pick you up from most points along the Grand Union Canal or have ample parking at our base near Uxbridge and West Drayton. We can also provide a static meeting or event space along the canals. Able to accommodate up to 60 passengers the Elsdale has the following facilities: • Fully Licenced Bar and Kitchen Area • Central Heating • Disabled Access and Toilet • Audio and Presentation Facilities • Catering available Make your event special and support our education programmes by hiring the Elsdale from as little as £295 for a 2hr cruise for 60 passengers. We cater for many different events, so please contact us to see how we can help you.
Useful Information: Wheelchair access, Food available for purchase, Bathroom facilities
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“Brilliant!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 9, 2014

We hired the Elsdale II for our daughter’s 7th birthday party and it exceeded all our expectations! Everyone had a brilliant time!

The boat is moored at Packet Boat Marina, in Cowley, Uxbridge. There's a large free car park.

On the boat, there are toilets and a kitchen. We brought our own party food, but the skipper can arrange catering.

We booked a two hour cruise along the Grand Union Canal. The activities and timings are completely flexible and Joe, the skipper, is friendly and informal. Joe also recommended and engaged the services of a local Entertainer/Magician, who was absolutely brilliant!

We travelled to Cowley Lock, which at this time of year, was more like a waterfall!

We cannot recommend enough! This is a hidden gem!

Visited February 2014
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