Day Boat Hire

Enjoy a tranquil family day out on the picturesque Macclesfield Canal, at your own leisurely pace, aboard our purpose built day boat “Comet”. Whether it’s a family day out or a just as a couple or even to gain experience before purchasing your own narrowboat we can cater for you

* We cater for family orientated groups hence we DO NOT accept bookings for Hen or Stag events or “Booze Cruises”.

Hire Rates and times:

 £150 per day weekdays (Mon-Fri)

£185 per day weekends (Sat/Sun & Bank Holidays)

Hire time is from 9am to 4:30pm

*Prices includes Diesel,Water, Gas, Complimentary Tea & Coffee plus expert tuition.

The maximum capacity is 6 people (including children and infants). THIS MUST BE STRICTLY ADHERED TO
On board there is a small galley with a sink, 2 gas burners and kettle. The boat has central heating and comes with complimentary Tea, Coffee, fresh drinking water and paper cups all provided. (please
bring your own plates/cutlery etc if required).
There is also a toilet on board..

Hire Time:

 The boat is available from 9am onwards. Full tuition is provided on the day and takes around 40 minutes. The return time is 4:30pm. Late return incurs a financial penalty. We are happy to discuss & recommend routes to take. N.B. Hire times are reduced during late autumn/winter. Hire rates are reduced to reflect this. If interested in hiring during these seasons please phone to discuss.

Security Deposit:

 We require a £100 security deposit upfront, over and above the hire fee. This is to secure against loss/damage of equipment and late return. The deposit shall be refunded in full provided the boat is
returned on time, with all equipment, inline with our Ts&Cs.

See our T’s&C’s for full details.

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