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Canal cruising is fun and easy to learn. Narrowboat life is friendly too – we like to think of the canal network as a linear village surrounded by flowers and trees, wildlife and of course plenty of pretty pubs along the way! ‘It’s as if your whole life slows down and you forget all about the city life’.
All group members are eligible to hire out the narrowboat during the year and can take friends and family as crew.
Our narrowboat is 61 feet long. ‘Savoy Hill’ sleeps 7 people in 3 separate cabins which can be configured as single or double berths. It has two flush toilets and a shower and is fully equipped with a microwave, conventional cooker, fridge, and central heating. The boat has LED lighting throughout, USB charging sockets, two televisions with built in DVD players and extra storage.
For an internal tour of the boat click here.
Bookings & Availability
Hire period: Saturday to Saturday. To allow for correct cleaning the boat must be returned by 9am. There is mooring available if guests prefer to return on Friday night.
Weekends, if free, are available as late bookings only. A 5% discount is applicable if 2 or more consecutive weeks are booked. Bookings open in January. The ‘Closed’ season where the boat is not available starts on 7 November 2022. The first week of the 2023 season where the boat is available to hire is 4th March 2022.
For availability and bookings click here.
If you are a BBC Club/Canal Cruising Member please email BBC.Club@bbc.co.uk for the BBC Club/Canal Cruising discount code.
For booking conditions click here
Our boat is now based at Kings Orchard Marina, near Lichfield. Click here for directions.
For additional information please check: www.savoyhill.org.uk