The boat is located close toTamworth Town Centre, and is only 5 minutes from Junction 10 of the M42
NEC is 15 minutes away
Birmingham Airport is 20 minutes
You can collect your self steer holiday narrowboat on either a a Friday afternoon for a week or 3 day hire or if you choose a midweek break you collect on a Monday at 3pm and return by 9am on the Friday.
Our boat is operated by Sail & Trail Ltd of Nottingham
You must abide by our terms of booking
Your boat is full insured
Being a narrow-boat space is limited, but adequate. The boat is 62ft long and has a great lay out and can accommodate up to 8 people, although 6 is more comfortable. The price per night is for the whole boat and does vary depending on the time of year. See our booking form
You will be met at the boat and a full handover will take place and you will have full training on using the boat, including locks. You are more than welcome to use the boat as a base if you wish. The boat is on the historic Warwickshire ring and a 10 day trip is best to achieve this. A weekend booking will take you into the centre of Birmingham.You can also visit places such as Drayton manor park and Zoo, Star City, Cadbury World and many more
We are experienced boaters and will offer as much training as we feel is required for you to safely operate the boat. There is a full operating manual on board and we can supply a training DVD as well
Look on line for interesting routes to take on or around the historic Warwickshire canal ring including Birmingham city centre and Gas Street Basin, Drayton Manor Park and Zoo, Shakespeare country, Warwick's historic centre and castle and many other great places to visit.
- This a narrowboat and unless you are using it as a static base , you must abide by our terms and conditions of hire as available on our website or by calling us
- No same sex group bookings unless previously agreed
- Training provided
- Miniumum hire is 3 nights