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Adele Marie

Nantwich, Cheshire, England

A 58ft narrowboat sleeping up to 6 guests, providing constantly changing scenery and views as it cruises. Based near Nantwich.

AVAILABLE TO BOOK ALL YEAR ROUND

Adele Marie is a lovely 58ft, well-equipped narrowboat for up to 6 providing constantly changing scenery and views. The attractions come to you as you float along the fantastic canal network. The most stressful thing to happen will be feeding the ever present ducks or working a lock. Live life at a slower pace...away from it all.

Visit pubs, eateries and lovely towns and villages without the stress of driving or using public transport. The boat is available from Nantwich Canal Centre which is on the Shropshire Union canal in Cheshire, not far from Hurleston and within reach of the fantastic Llangollen canal. Hiring Adele Marie gives you the chance to travel along the canal at your own pace.

There are some fantastic canals and places to visit, such as Nantwich, Ellesmere, Market Drayton and Llangollen, which is known for the famous and historic Llangollen Railway. On the way to Llangollen you will pass over the famous Pontcysyllte Aqueduct.

All your home comforts are on board the well-equipped galley with a gas oven and hob, a lovely bathroom with shower and sleeping for up to 6 people. There is a comfortable lounge area with wood burning stove and TV/DVD, radio/CD player and double opening doors that let in lots of light and allow for a beautiful view. There is a fixed double bedroom, 2 singles which can be converted into a double and a pull down sofa-bed. The bathroom is equipped with a lovely hot shower, basin and plenty of storage.

A welcome pack will provide you with washing up liquid, cloths, tea-towel and tea / coffee to get you started. Towels and shower mat will be provided and there is a shaver recharge point available.

You can hire for a short week (4 nights) or weekend (3 nights) or for a week or more. Changeover days are Mondays and Fridays. Prices start from £519 for 3 night weekend off peak, to £1216 for 3 night weekend in August.

1 dog for free, and additional ones for £20 per booking.

Room Types

Double
Single
Twin
Whole property for 5 or more

Nearest Airport/s

Manchester