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Warwickshire Boating Holidays

Coming in the 2022 boating season, Springwood Haven Marina is ABC Boat Hire's latest addition to it's start locations. Springwood Haven is a rural marina located on the Coventry Canal in Nuneaton. 

Phone: 02476 393676
Phone to book: 0330 333 0590
Address: Mancetter Rd, Nuneaton, Warwickshire, CV10 0RZ
Berths: 2 - 8

Maps / Guides

Nicholson: N1, N3
Lockmaster: L10, L13, L13, L17, L18
Pearsons: P6, P7, P10

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Coming in 2022

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Featured Routes

Featured routes from Springwood Haven, Warwickshire

Banbury & Return

After a sporty encounter, this is a journey of trade and heritage, accompanied by the rhythms of poetry, music and nursery rhymes. Meandering along one of engineer James Brindley’s renowned contour-hugging canals, the peaceful countryside calls out with symbolic windmills, quirky huts and buildings which hold wartime memories.

Market Harborough & Return

A relaxing cruise, as the canal winds through uncluttered countryside. This route offers the rare chance to revel in remote landscapes with the drama of an idyllic lock flight and the heritage of two of Britain's canals’ most loved marinas.

Shardlow & Return

A route with tales of medieval times and reeds, special water used by monks to change a town’s fortunes and a vital inland port with links to pottery, the Industrial Revolution and ‘canal mania’. This journey is rural and even remote at times, yet trips in and out of bustling hubs that tell stories of canal-life to the passing traveller.

Stoke Bruerne & Return

Your rural cruise leads from iron bridges to idyllic thatched cottages, from sport to shoes. On a journey which tells of world-renowned engineering and mathematics, you will discover more of the heritage of the canals and ironically of our modern world.

The East Midlands / Leicester Ring

This is a varied route which takes in the Coventry Canal, parts of the Oxford Canal, Grand Union Canal Leicester Line, the River Soar, a short section of the River Trent and part of the Trent & Mersey Canal.

The Warwickshire Ring

This route takes in parts of the Oxford Canal, the Coventry Canal, the Birmingham & Fazeley Canal, Stratford Canal, Worcester & Birmingham Canal and the Grand Union Main Line. A great mix of rural and urban cruising.

Tixall Wide & Return

This is a journey which takes you through landscapes of outstanding beauty. With stories of canal companies, pottery makers, and aristocrats who shaped their surroundings for their pleasure, you’ll meet wildlife and learn about language and perhaps new tiller skills!


Short Breaks

The following are suggested routes for short break canal holidays from Springwood Haven

Braunston & Return

A relaxing cruise through mostly open countryside, this is a journey of junctions and battles between two rival canals, the Oxford and the Grand Union. With tales of trade and heritage, sport and poetry, and the charisma of one of Britain's canals’ most loved hubs.

Fradley Junction & Return

Treading a rural route through nature reserves and pools left behind by industry, this cruise winds gently through beautiful countryside. You’ll hear stories of mining and hat making, money troubles, medieval angels and the English language.

Napton Junction & Return

This is a peaceful journey of junctions and battles between two rival canals, the Oxford and the Grand Union through one of Britain’s canals’ most loved hubs. A relaxing mostly lock-free cruise through open countryside, you’ll discover sporting history, Horseley iron bridges and symbolic windmills.

Snarestone & Return

This peaceful lock-free route meanders through countryside and mingles pleasantly with wildlife, while whispering old stories of stockings, steam engines and fancy teapots. Yet it secretly harbours deathly histories of Richard III and bloody battles too.