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Middlewich Narrowboats

Canal Terrace, Middlewich CW10 9BD, England
+44 1606 832460
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Fun holiday, friendly helpful team

We'd waited a year for this holiday and were made very welcome. Special thanks to Josh - nothing... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
hktelfords
,
Surrey, UK
Fantastic week on the canal!!

Can't wait to go back!! Arrived at the boatyard and we were helped with our bags - and they made... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2017
LisaJan78
,
Bolton, United Kingdom
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Canal Terrace, Middlewich CW10 9BD, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We'd waited a year for this holiday and were made very welcome. Special thanks to Josh - nothing was too much trouble for him. Bigger boat than we'd originally booked, well equipped. Really enjoyed it.

Thank hktelfords
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Can't wait to go back!! Arrived at the boatyard and we were helped with our bags - and they made us a brew. The fridge had a bit missing, so they removed the whole fridge and fitted us a new one, life jackets given to...More

1  Thank LisaJan78
Greg W, Owner at Middlewich Narrowboats, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

Thank you ever so much Lisajan78. It was a real pleasure to have you here. Glad boating's got in your blood. Shame I can't give you 5stars for being fun customers. Thanks again Greg

Reviewed 4 June 2017

We started as novices August 2015, Welshpool Navigator.Always just 2 of us. Greg and his team took us through our first lock and assured us they would take us further if required. No, they gave us the confidence to continue alone, but support at the...More

Thank Ruthie J
Greg W, Owner at Middlewich Narrowboats, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2017

Hi you two, Thank you ever so much for reviewing. As you know, we all love having you here. You are wise to recognise, though we try so very hard, sooner or later things can go wrong. It's how the team deal with it that...More

Reviewed 13 May 2017

We rented from Middlewich Narrowboats and spent two weeks doing the Four Counties. The boat was comfortable and warm with all modern conveniences. Staff at Middlewich Narrowboats are friendly and helpful. Josh took time to explain everything and was always available by telephone. We have...More

Thank Andrew A
Greg W, Owner at Middlewich Narrowboats, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2017

Thank you so much chaps, Josh will be chuffed with the mention, the team too, it makes a big difference. Cheers again

Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Myself and 8 others hired a narrowboat for the weekend to celebrate a friends 30th and we loved every minute! The guys were very patient with us when they were giving us the demonstration and showing us how to work the locks (we were slightly...More

Thank AmyBram
Greg W, Owner at Middlewich Narrowboats, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2017

Thank you AmyBram, You were all great fun. Glad you had a good time!

Reviewed 12 April 2017

We have just got back after five weeks on ellsmere navigator the boat was great even though the weather was not to good for the first two weeks we still had a good time.the boat was lovely and warm also the beds was lovely and...More

Thank pat m
Greg W, Owner at Middlewich Narrowboats, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2017

Thank You So much Pat, Love having you here every year, See you next time :)

Reviewed 23 March 2017

Realy enjoyed the fantastic views of Cheshire Great experience of navigating the locks to Chester passing through Beeston with its Castle and the folly of Peckforton behind it

Thank georgeeboy
Greg W, Owner at Middlewich Narrowboats, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2017

Thank you so much georgeeboy! Thats a really great route. Love the wildlife out that way too.

Reviewed 27 December 2016

This is holiday in slowmotion or minute by minute. Nice activity for grandparents or familyes with older children who likes to take it easy. Boats are comfortable and easy to handle when you got the hang of it after short time. Landscape and canal systems...More

Thank Geir A
Greg W, Owner at Middlewich Narrowboats, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2017

Thank you so much Geir A, Taking the time to do a review is really special to us, it helps others decide if they'll like it. See you next time!

Reviewed 5 October 2016

this was my first time hiring a narrowboat the whole experience was great from the time we set of till the time we returned the boats are well equipped with everything you need really friendly and helpfull staff will deffinately be using again

Thank johnmccrae1
Greg W, Owner at Middlewich Narrowboats, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2017

Thank you johnmccrae1 Really kind of you to take the time to review, see you next time!

Reviewed 19 September 2016

Thoroughly enjoyable week from beginning to end. Everything we needed was provided even a life jacket for the dog! We went to Llangollen- very scenic, with not too many locks and therefore plenty of time for knitting while sitting enjoying the views and wildlife from...More

Thank Nick G
Greg W, Owner at Middlewich Narrowboats, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2017

Thank you Nick G, Glad the dog survived the ordeal, grandchildren too. I'm sure you've given them great memories for life! thanks again

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LazyDaisyShropshire
26 March 2016|
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Response from Greg W | Property representative |
Hi Daisy. That was the boat I first hired from MN in 89. I was a teenager so I didn't care if it was shabby then, I loved it. I believe that boat is still going somewhere privately. The current MN Oak has Granite worktops... More
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