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Twyford Wharf Narrow Boats

Closes in 15 min: 09:00 - 21:00
Open today: 09:00 - 21:00

Twyford Wharf Narrow Boats
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Narrow boat rental/hire company situated on the Oxford Canal just south of Banbury. Either hire one of day boats for that extra special day out or have a week or more afloat in one of our luxury cruising narrowboats
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Twyford Wharf, Adderbury | Adderbury, Banbury OX17 3JN, England
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Reviewed 17 September 2018

From the booking procedure to being out on Comet everything was well organised and enjoyable. The boat is well equipped and due to its smaller size is very easily handled. We cruised to Aynho and back with a few stops and due to there being...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Colin G, Owner at Twyford Wharf Narrow Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

Thank you for your review and the recommendation, it is very much appreciated. Colin & Louise.

Reviewed 17 September 2018

The previous reviews and five star rating say it all. Not often you see all five star reviews on Tripadvisor. Deserved.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Colin G, Owner at Twyford Wharf Narrow Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

Many thanks and we hope to see you back again one day. Kind regards - Colin & Louise

Reviewed 21 August 2018

Brilliant day out for our family of 9 as it was a 40th Birthday celebration. We hired a skipper which was well worth it to give us a relaxing time, he was absolutely brilliant and Mick is highly recommended. Plenty of space for us to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Janmark2013
Colin G, Owner at Twyford Wharf Narrow Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2018

HI all, we are glad that you all enjoyed your day out - many apologies re the bin though - not our normal standard. Tea & coffee remedied as well! Would be good to see you all again and when you do book please call...More

Reviewed 15 August 2018

We recently hired Comet for the day, taking daughter-in-law and small grandchildren. The boat was clean and well appointed - everything that we needed was there. Colin gave us a warm welcome and explained all the technical details. We went south to Aynho and had...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Colin G, Owner at Twyford Wharf Narrow Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

We are pleased that you had a great day out on board Comet and thank you for your kind review. Many thanks - Colin & Louise

Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Six friends hired Comet for the day and had a fantastic time. The boat was great and we were able to cook bacon baps for brunch. Colin was a lovely guy and gave us all the information we needed. We stopped at the pub and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Colin G, Owner at Twyford Wharf Narrow Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

Hmmm, wished I had come along for the breakfast! Thank you for your review Kind regards - Colin

Reviewed 28 July 2018

We hired the comet for the day we had a brilliant day loads of fun .mick was a total star ( top man ) we will defanatly be booking again and for longer

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

We hired Comet for the day from Twyford, and can’t get across how great the day and experience was. The boat was modern, comfortable and had an excellent modern sound system. None of us had much experience on narrow boats, but the member of staff...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Colin G, Owner at Twyford Wharf Narrow Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2018

Hi- and thank you for your response. We are glad that you had a great day out onboard and thank you for your review. It is much appreciated. Thank you

Reviewed 7 July 2018

As four friends we hired Comet for the day. On arrival met by Mitch who was very helpful in both explaining the boat as well as giving us some tips re our journey south to Aynho passing through 3 locks going and the best pub...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Colin G, Owner at Twyford Wharf Narrow Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

Mitch says thanks! We are glad that you had a good day and thank you for your review. Kind regards Colin

Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Great place to hire a boat and not too far from Banbury. Good prices and nice boats. Great way to spend the day.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Colin G, Owner at Twyford Wharf Narrow Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

Thank you for your review - it is much appreciated and we hope to see you again in the future. Kind regards Colin & Louise

Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

Have hired many day boats over the years as we are real canal lovers. This was the best equipped and fittedcthst we have ever hired. To be fair - it is possible to stay overnight on the boat so it would be. It was a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank SUMPS
Colin G, Owner at Twyford Wharf Narrow Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

Thank you for your review - As you know, we built Comet 2 years ago and appreciate your kind words. Many thanks Colin

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