Tufted Duck

Highlights: New boat for 2016. 60ft cruiser stern narrowboat suited for couples or family groups.
There is LED lighting throughout, a 4 speaker radio/cd, a front deck table, TV in saloon and bedroom, wider beds and large mirrors. Quiet water-cooled diesel engine with simple controls. Full radiator central heating. Hot and cold running water supplied from a 150 gallon water tank. 240 volt electricity (please note that if you decide to use any of your own appliances you do so at your own risk). On-board there is a hairdryer, vacuum cleaner, 12v mobile phone charging point (bring your own car charging lead) and a 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. There is a security box on-board the Duck Class boats (except from the Gailey Marina). This boat is fitted with free WiFi – an explanation of how to use the WiFi will be supplied on-board your boat on arrival.

Saloon: Spacious saloon in the middle of the boat with a sofa and removable table. The seating can be converted into a double or two single beds using the fold down single in the evening, if required. There is also a radio/CD player, television and a DVD player in the saloon area.

Galley: Well-equipped galley with 4 burner gas cooker complete with grill and oven, refrigerator, sink and drainer, work surfaces and storage space. There is a cafetiere, toaster and microwave in the galley. Sufficient saucepans, cooking utensils, crockery and cutlery etc. for the number of berths.

Cabins: Two cabins either side of the boat, both can be configured as either one double bed or two singles. There is a small wardrobe for storing clothes.

Bathroom: Two bathrooms, both with a wash basin, flush toilet, shower with bi-fold door. There is also a 240v shaver socket.



We try to be as accurate as possible with our prices guide, if you’re booking is last minute, a booking over 6 months in advance or you are a repeat customer, you may find that our prices have been reduced when you go to book your holiday


Stay 4 nights from Monday to Friday and pay the same price as a 3 night weekend booking from Friday to Monday


Add the cost of each of the consecutive time periods you would like to book


All our boats are available for hire from 2.30pm on Friday or Monday only


All our boats are returned by 9.30am on Friday or Monday only


  • VAT
  • Car parking
  • Bed Linen
  •  Buoyancy aids
  • Welcome pack, washing up liquid, toilet rolls, sponge, tea towel
  • Useful e-handbook in advance of holiday and initial tuition on arrival
  • Boat licence for all Canal & River Trust controlled navigations
  •  Accidental Damage Waiver Fee
  • All guests have 1 towel plus a hand towel in each bathroom



  • 1 pet travels free, each additional pet is charged £30


  • Short Breaks: A deposit of £50 is taken towards the cost of your fuel when you book your holiday, the balance is addressed when you return the boat
  • Long Breaks: A deposit of £90 is taken towards the cost of your fuel when you book your holiday, the balance is addressed when you return th







  • e boat

  60ft Narrowboat

  7ft Cruiser Stern

  Sleeps 6

  Doubles (max) 3

   Singles (max) 6

  2 Showers

  2 Toliets


  Pets Allowed

  240volts Power

“Absolutely excellent – thank you so much – the personal touch was very much appreciated – would love to do it again – great late deal. Jonathan and Sarah”
Jonathan and Sarah
“We had a fantastic time, many, many thanks for a wonderful holiday, we will be back. Roy + Susan, John + Margaret”
Roy + Susan, John + Margaret

Contact us to check availability and book on 01282 771371