Boat Hire

Alvechurch Heron

2+3 Berth • Length 58ft • Semi-traditional Stern • Sleeps 5 People

Example Layout:

Alvechurch Heron

58ft Semi traditional stern narrowboat. Quiet water-cooled diesel engine with simple controls. Side hatch. Instruction and buoyancy aids supplied free of charge.

Boat design features: Full radiator central heating. Traditional style stove in saloon (diesel-fired, please indicate if you wish to use this during your holiday, as will require a extra tuition). Hot and cold running water supplied from a 200 gallon water tank. Double filtered drinking water system. 2kw Inverter that supplies 240 volt electricity to certain appliances and sockets on the boat. (Please note that if you decide to use any of your own appliances you do so at your own risk.) Carpeting in saloon and bedroom. Security box.

On board features: Free Wi-Fi, Radio CD player, Colour television and DVD player, hairdryer, vacuum cleaner, 12v Mobile phone charging point (Bring your own car charging lead). 1 medium size towel per crew member, plus 1 hand towel per bathroom. Welcome pack including: 1 bottle of washing up liquid, 1 dish cloth, 1 tea towel, 1 floor cloth, toilet roll & bin liner. Helmsman's waterproofs & umbrella.

Bedding arrangements: Sleeps up to 5. Choice of double berth or two single berths in the rear cabin and fixed double in center cabin all with interior sprung mattresses. Optional dinette single in saloon. Freshly laundered bedding for each crew member. Additional bedding available on request.(Select your preferred layout option above)

Kitchen: Fully equipped galley with 4 burner gas cooker complete with grill and oven, refrigerator, sink and drainer, work surfaces and storage space. Microwave oven, toaster and filter coffee machine. Suitable saucepans, cooking utensils, crockery and cutlery etc. for the number of berths.

Bathroom: Bathroom with hand basin, electrically operated flush toilet, and hipbath/shower. 240v shaver socket.

More Information

Pets: Pets are more than welcome on board our boats. The first pet is FREE and any additional pets are charged at £30 each (normally a maximum of 2)

Price: The price includes VAT, bed linen, towels, free car parking (at owners risk), life jackets (on request but compulsory for non swimmers and under 18's), full boat inventory and tuition at start of holiday plus a 24 hour emergency helpline. A compulsory £50 non-returnable Damage Waiver is included in the hire cost of the boat.

Fuel: The boat is handed over ready fuelled, but the cost of hire does not include the fuel consumed. A fuel deposit of £90 per week up to 2 weeks or £50 per short break is payable 8 weeks before the start of your holiday with your balance of hire. On return to the marina at the end of your holiday period the boat will be refuelled and any difference to the deposit paid will either be refunded or charged.

Cancellation Protection: It is recommended that you have your own cancellation protection insurance in case you have to cancel your holiday.

Hire Times: Pick-up time is 2.30pm (latest arrival 4pm) and your boat must be returned by 9am (for 9.30am vacation) on your last day of hire.

Virtual Tour

You can hire this boat using ABC Boat Hire at the following locations:

Anderton Marina, Cheshire
Available on Saturday

Gayton Marina, Northamptonshire
Available on Saturday

Whitchurch Marina, Shropshire
Available on Friday/Monday

Alvechurch Marina, Worcestershire
Available on Friday/Monday

Wrenbury Mill, Welsh Borders
Available on Friday/Monday , Saturday

Hilperton Marina, Wiltshire
Available on Saturday

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