Canal boat trips along the Trent and Mersey Canal from Mercia Marina, Willington to various destinations between Stenson and Burton. Charter and parties welcomed.

Mercia SWAN CANAL BOAT trips 

Mercia Swan Canal Boat Trips are based at Mercia Marina in the beautiful County of Derbyshire within Europe's largest inland marina.

Boat trips run from Mercia Marina on the Trent & Mersey Canal. Choose from our regular 45 minute trip or a private charter.

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.


Book online :

By phone 07763 907 639

Or at Boat Street Cafe


Book a boat tripBoat Street Website Link

Bee Boating breaks call 07766 608194

We are a family run business established in 2021.

Our 56 foot narrowboat is named The Georgie Bee after our son.  Our boat is Moored at Mercia Marina, Findern Lane, Willington, Derbyshire, DE65 6DW.

We offer narrowboat holidays starting on Mondays and Fridays.  Mondays are 4, 7, 11  and 14 nights.  Fridays are 3, 7, 10 and 14 nights.  Longer breaks are available on request.

Our boat is a 4-berth and we are a pet free boat.

We are fully licensed and insured for hiring out our boat.  We are also a member of the River Canal Rescue.

We give full operating and driving tutorials before handing over the boat.

Booking is easy and all done through our website.

Contact 07766 608194

Bee Boating Breaks Website Link