Canal boat trips along the Trent and Mersey Canal from Mercia Marina, Willington to various destinations between Stenson and Burton. Charter and parties welcomed. Or book and enjoy a narrowboat holiday including the Four Counties Ring, the Black Country Ring, the Leicester Ring, plus many there and back routes. The canals have many attractions and places to eat along the way making your canal boat hire experience an adventure.


New & Used Day Boat Hire

Hire one of the traditional narrowboats – Milly or Tilly – from New & Used Boat Co at Mercia Marina and enjoy the tranquillity and sights of one of the UK’s loveliest stretches of waterway, lined with great eating pubs, picturesque villages and historical attractions. The boats are beautifully equipped with everything from comfortable deck seating to fridge and cooking facilities, and the weekend boat even has a shower.

To book call 01283 707 357

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Mercia SWAN CANAL BOAT trips

Mercia Swan Canal Boat Trips are based at Mercia Marina in the beautiful County of Derbyshire within Europes largest inland marina. Join us for a leisurely cruise along the picturesque Trent and Mersey canal where we offer a regular return service from the marina to the local village of Willington or alternatively a longer trip to Stenson Lock.

Trip Boat Booking Office 07399 875 552
Private party or charters 07398 821 650


Mercia Swan Trip Boat

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