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Twyford Wharf Narrow Boats

Twyford Wharf, Adderbury | Adderbury, Banbury OX17 3JN, England
+44 1295 816025
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Good day out with family

We recently hired Comet for the day, taking daughter-in-law and small grandchildren. The boat was... read more

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davesfirstwife
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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
Great trip

Six friends hired Comet for the day and had a fantastic time. The boat was great and we were able... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Narrow boat rental/hire company situated on the Oxford Canal just south of Banbury. Either hire one of day boats for that extra special day out or have a week or more afloat in one of our luxury cruising narrowboats
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Twyford Wharf, Adderbury | Adderbury, Banbury OX17 3JN, England
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Reviewed yesterday

We recently hired Comet for the day, taking daughter-in-law and small grandchildren. The boat was clean and well appointed - everything that we needed was there. Colin gave us a warm welcome and explained all the technical details. We went south to Aynho and had...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Six friends hired Comet for the day and had a fantastic time. The boat was great and we were able to cook bacon baps for brunch. Colin was a lovely guy and gave us all the information we needed. We stopped at the pub and...More

Thank Sally A
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We hired the comet for the day we had a brilliant day loads of fun .mick was a total star ( top man ) we will defanatly be booking again and for longer

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We hired Comet for the day from Twyford, and can’t get across how great the day and experience was. The boat was modern, comfortable and had an excellent modern sound system. None of us had much experience on narrow boats, but the member of staff...More

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Colin G, Owner at Twyford Wharf Narrow Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi- and thank you for your response. We are glad that you had a great day out onboard and thank you for your review. It is much appreciated. Thank you

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Reviewed 7 July 2018

As four friends we hired Comet for the day. On arrival met by Mitch who was very helpful in both explaining the boat as well as giving us some tips re our journey south to Aynho passing through 3 locks going and the best pub...More

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Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Great place to hire a boat and not too far from Banbury. Good prices and nice boats. Great way to spend the day.

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Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

Have hired many day boats over the years as we are real canal lovers. This was the best equipped and fittedcthst we have ever hired. To be fair - it is possible to stay overnight on the boat so it would be. It was a...More

Thank SUMPS
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Reviewed 13 June 2018

We hired Comet for the day for my Mother's 90th birthday. We had a fabulous day cruising down to Somerton lock and stopping at the Great Western Arms for lunch. We had a skipper for the day which allowed us to enjoy he cruise. We...More

Thank 206138lizzi
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Colin G, Owner at Twyford Wharf Narrow Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2018

Hi all, it was great that you all enjoyed your day - It was please to have you come with us. Hopefully we will be celebrating mum's 100th birthday, if not before, with us. Thank you for your review. Colin

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Reviewed 10 June 2018

Excellent we took comet for 4 nights and it was very good everything went very smoothly from the booking to the end

Thank Ian E
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Colin G, Owner at Twyford Wharf Narrow Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Great, we hope to see you back for another few days onboard. Regards. Colin

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Reviewed 15 May 2018

We hired Comet - Twyford's smaller narrowboat - for 3 nights and took her up to Cropredy and back. It was incredibly clean, comfortable, well-equipped and easy enough to manage, once we'd learned the basics. Colin was so easy-going, helpful and reassuring and came with...More

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Colin G, Owner at Twyford Wharf Narrow Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2018

Great. We are so glad you had a pleasent 3 days onboard Comet. It can only get better as you return again and again. Thank you for your review and we do look forward to welcoming you both onboard again. Colin.

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Tracy J
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Nope but it is perfectly navigable.
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