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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible12%
14 Jul 2018
“What nice day boats you have.”
12 Apr 2018
“Day hire of a canal boat”
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Findern Lane | Mercia Marina, Willington DE65 6DW, England
+44 1283 707357
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Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

A great, but a little expensive, day out on a lovely little boat. A very efficient safety briefing and we were off. A bit more water in the canal would have seen us go a bit further afield, but the lack of rain can't be...More

Thank StevenW2066
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Great day out on Milly. 5 adults & 2 Dogs went out this week, we ALL really enjoyed our day. The staff were fab, knowledgable & friendly. The boat was well equipped for the day & really clean. Thank you for a great days adventure.

Thank HJSeaman
Reviewed 1 August 2017

had 2 hour trip was really lovely and people so helpful great thing to do on a afternoon but need to book

Thank Cheryl B
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Call in ask for Ian he's the main man and an expert on canal boating as an owner himself. Very helpful great deals with good after sales service

Thank Novabling
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Watch out for this company. They're more than willing to take your money but take weeks to refund when they break their agreement. Seriously scary that the CEO hangs up on you! I would seriously recommend using any other company.

17  Thank GrumpyBearr
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Excellent place to rent a narrowboat for the day. Boat was exactly as described and performed perfectly on this attractive section of Trent and Mersey canal. Good tuition and nice people. Would be good for celebration or even corporate event or "Team Building".

1  Thank IatrosDerbys
Reviewed 18 September 2015

A lovely place to visit, shops, a pub, café lovely day out to look at the boats or maybe have boat trip

1  Thank Sue W
Reviewed 14 September 2015

As a family of four we've been hiring day boats in the Midlands for years - this was our first visit to Mercia Marina and Milly was our boat for the day. On our arrival at the Marina Paul greeted us and after the paperwork...More

5  Thank Phil O
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