Day boat moorhen can carry up to 12 people. Canal boat hire from leicestershire.
Ten canal locks consisting of two staircases on the grand union canal.
Foxton locks day boat hire. Luxury canal boat hire. You can hire a day boat for 2 12 people from union wharf in market harborough. With unique interiors modern tech and well placed antiques we hope you will experience our.
Foxton locks summer opening times 18th april to 28th september 2014. Hire a day boat from 160 for 12 people or rent a boat for a few days. Full tuition on the day if you ve never done it before.
We are based at union wharf marina in market harborough on the grand union canal leicester line from where you can cruise through the famous foxton locks or explore the wistow rural centre maze. Day boat prices the prices below are to hire the entire day boat from 9 30am until 4 30pm 5pm in the warmer months including parking fuel online preparation course and any practical training necessary on the day. See our 20 second video to give you a flavour of a day on the water around market harborough and foxton locks here.
From here you can meander along the harborough arm to the bottom of foxton locks a journey of about 2 5 hours. You can hire a day boat for 2 12 people from us at union wharf marina in market harborough. Foxton locks are open from 8am to 7pm last boat at 6 15pm between friday 18th april 2014 and sunday 28th september 2014 seven days a week.
Weekday hire starts at 150 weekends and bank holidays from 200. It takes approximately 45 minutes to pass through the flight and you must be through the flight by the time of closure. Canal holidays in leicestershire.
Day boat hire for groups. From here you can meander along the harborough arm to the bottom of foxton locks a journey of about 2 5 hours. Cruise through the leicestershire countryside to foxton locks on the grand union canal and visit the foxton locks inn and tiny boilerhouse museum to discover the story of the foxton inclined plane boat lift.
Boutique narrowboats are luxury canal hire boats especially for couples. Many thousands of boats pass through this set of staircase locks the longest in the country which provide education and wonder for all ages. Boating holidays from union wharf marina in market harborough near foxton locks.
Foxton boat services is located at the bottom of foxton locks in the beautiful leicestershire countryside and brimming with heritage with historic and interesting villages nearby. Take a day trip to foxton locks with room for 12.