Shadowfax - 6 berth narrowboat

A 60 ft narrowboat, perfect for families or a group of friends.

  • Sleeps 2 to 6
  • Pet friendly
  • 1 shower
  • Pickup point Chas Hardern

A 60 ft narrowboat, perfect for families or a group of friends. The semi trad rear deck boasts an enclosed seating area, which is great for socialising and a comfortable meal al fresco. It also provides a safe place for children and pets.The internal layout consists of 2 bedrooms, both can be made up either into a double or two singles. The dinette in the living area can be converted into another double.

Shadowfax is ideal for a city trip to Chester or a relaxing cruise up to Ellesmere on the Llangollen Canal or a more active route all the way to Llangollen. Hurleston Junction, the gateway to the Llangollen Canal, is only a 3 hours cruise away from the hire base in Beeston. Enjoy the peaceful countryside of Cheshire, watch Kingfishers hunt for their prey and visit historic sights such as Beeston or Chirk Castle.

Shadowfax is very similar to Snowmane.

If you have any questions about narrowboat Shadowfax, please do not hesitate to contact us via live chat or simply give us a call. We are happy to answer any queries.

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Floor plan for Shadowfax

Please Note:

From the end of October until the beginning of March boat hire is available on a flexible basis weeks /short breaks and not necessarily keeping to a particular boats stated start and finish days/dates. Christmas and New Year hire can be arranged to suit your needs are far as possible. Read more about winter hire here. Please enquire with your requirements.

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What's included in the list price of this boat hire?

  • Boat Hire
  • Tuition
  • 24h emergency call-out
  • Buoyancy Aids
  • Diesel Fuel (Pay only for what you use)
  • Gas (for cooking)
  • Bedding
  • Towels
  • Pets
  • Car Parking
  • Damage Waiver (Damage deposit required)
  • Cancellation Insurance
  • What People are saying about this hire base

    Fantastic small family canal hire company

    Fantastic small family canal hire company. The boats are well designed for a holiday by Chaz himself. A great location especially for going all the way to the end of Llangollen canal and the world famous aquaduct . Hired them only once but would again to go to Chester or counties ring, plenty of options of cruising routes. There is parking on site and in a rural location. The tutoring to get you on your was easy to master. Boats well looked after. Stunning location with Beeston castle in sight.

    Wendy Davis - Google Review

    Proper old skool, traditional boat yard

    Proper old skool , traditional boat yard with very attentive service , clear instructions and help and guidance. Also met others on the water who were appreciative of the place.

    William Schofield - Google Review

    Wonderful privately owned canal boat hire company

    Wonderful privately owned canal boat hire company. Boats are well fitted out and full instruction is given before you set off we were total novices before we started our weeks boating holiday which we enjoyed with no disasters would highly recommend

    Margaret Jones - Google Review

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