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Canal Boat Cruises

Type: Canal / Waterway / Marina

Riley Green Marina
Bolton Road

Tel: 01254 667 412

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Canal Boat Cruises, Hoghton

Welcome to Canal Boat Cruises, a fun, unique multi award-winning canal boat company operated by John and Lesley Yates and their children Ellie, Bridie and Louis, who all go the extra mile for each and every one of their guests.

Enjoy a relaxing cruise aboard Romance, live the dream of going back in time 200 years to the time when the canals were built. Relax & unwind as you listen to pleasant background music & view the birds & animals that make their homes along the canalside.

Romance is a luxury wide beam luxury canal boat holding up to 40 passengers with panoramic views to each seat, bow area where you can stretch your legs & meet new people, fully central heated for chilly days, fully licensed bar, catering and two toilets.

Owners John & Lesley Yates have sought to combine their passion for Lancashire waterways with their individual skills, qualifications and experience to offer a unique experience cruising the Leeds Liverpool Canal in the heart of the idyllic Lancashire countryside.

We are open all year round from our base at Riley Green Marina.

Public Brunch, Lunch and Evening Dinner Cruises
Tapas Cruises
Valentines Cruises
Mothers Day and Fathers Day Cruises
Afternoon Cream Tea Cruises
Festive Cruises
Search for Santa Magical Cruises

Private Charters - Perfect for birthdays, anniversaries, christenings and more...

Wedding Receptions - set sail and creat memories that will last forever...

Corporate Hire - the ideal setting for a corporate event, product launch, meetings, team building, office parties and staff outingsui

Group Cruises - Specialists in catering for the group market with our midweek group itinerary

Group Days Out Packages - why not combine your cruise with other local attrations to create the perfect day out

Fully Licenced Bar - we have a fully stocked licenced bar and extensive wine list

Catering - from simple buffets to an elegant evening dinner, all our food is prepared freshly on board in our state of the art galley

Facilities include, toilets and central heating fro chilly days

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Canal Boat Cruises, Hoghton

Friday, 21st November 2014 - Saturday, 31st January 2015

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Saturday, 20th December 2014 - Saturday, 20th December 2014

Sunday, 21st December 2014 - Sunday, 21st December 2014

Monday, 22nd December 2014 - Monday, 22nd December 2014

Tuesday, 23rd December 2014 - Tuesday, 23rd December 2014

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Monday, 22nd December 2014 - Tuesday, 23rd December 2014

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  • Sub-Regional AwardsSmall Visitor Attraction of the Year Small Visitor Attraction of the Year 2014
  • National Awards***Member of Marketing Lancashire ***Member of Marketing Lancashire 2012
  • Sub-Regional AwardsLancashire Tourism Awards 2014 Finalist Lancashire Tourism Awards 2014 Finalist 2014

Opening Times

Open New Year
Open Christmas
Open All Year
Canal Boat Cruises (01/01/2014 - 31/12/2014)


Prices from £10 per passenger

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