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Anglo Welsh Dayboat Hire

Mill Lane, Great Haywood ST18 0RJ, England
+44 117 304 1122
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First timer canal boating

As a surprise for my wife we arranged to hire one of Anglo Welsh’s 70ft canal boats that would... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
PotteryPat
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West Midlands
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A sunny day cruising the canal

We hired the day boat Abi from Anglo-Welsh at Great Haywood Marina. The trip was a birthday present... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Villagedwellertravel
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Ashbourne, United Kingdom
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Mill Lane, Great Haywood ST18 0RJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As a surprise for my wife we arranged to hire one of Anglo Welsh’s 70ft canal boats that would sleep all 12 of our immediate family, including 2 grandsons aged 11 and their dog. We were all first timers so we decided to do a...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We hired the day boat Abi from Anglo-Welsh at Great Haywood Marina. The trip was a birthday present for my 83 year old Dad. When I rang a day or two before the trip, Anglo welsh at the Great Haywood Marina office were very helpful...More

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Reviewed 4 July 2018

We hired narrowboat Rushton from Great Haywood for 2 weeks from the 18 June. Having previously hired we decided to do the Leicester Ring (about 150 miles and 100 locks). The team at Great Haywood were helpful and we were soon on our way. The...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2018

At the last minute two of us were up graded to a brand new boat. Taxi from Leamington Spa couldn't find the yard since not signposted. The boat had just not been checked and there were numerous things missing such as a change of linen...More

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Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Ideal as a celebration, gift day out. Enjoyable escape from the rat race. Take a pick nick or stop at a pub, either way it’s relaxing for all the family.

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Reviewed 17 April 2018

i went to great haywood with my family to have a look around their boat yard we took a tour of the fleet an they have some beautiful boats avalable we also went on a little trip on one of there day boats. as we...More

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Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

We just completed a week's holiday on a canal with another couple we are friends with. The thought of chugging around the canals in what proved to be a week's worth of glorious English summer sounded like a good tonic for our otherwise busy lives....More

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Reviewed 1 May 2017

My mom was turning 65 and had always wanted to a hire a narrow barge.... From the second we visited the Anglo Welsh office we were greated by helpful and professional staff where nothing was too much trouble . As "first timers" some of the...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Having never "driven" a boat before, we decided to have a go before trying a longer holiday. I can thoroughly recommend these guys. We were shown round the barge and given a lesson in how to operate locks. The team even gave us recommendations on...More

Thank John T
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Reviewed 21 March 2017

We enjoyed our day out on the boat. Everything was clean tidy and worked. We were pleased to be given an unobtrusive life jacket for our young grandson. An accommodating owner.

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Chris C
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Response from Brian R | Reviewed this property |
Personally, after my recent experience with Anglo Welsh, I would touch them with a barge pole!!!!!
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