The Long Tailed Duck canal boat operating out of Whitchurch
Sleeps a minimum of 2 people
Sleeps a maximum of 6 people
Boat location : Whitchurch in Shropshire View
Boat length : 60 feet
Boat Class : Duck
Boat type : Cruiser Stern Read more
Beam : Narrow Read more
Galley / Saloon Position: Middle
Number of Cabins: 2
Number of Showers: 2
Number of Toilets: 2
Number of Baths: 0
Design : 60ft Cruiser stern narrowboat. Quiet water-cooled diesel engine with simple controls.
Features : There is full radiator central heating on the boat. Hot and cold running water supplied from a 250 gallon water tank. Double filtered drinking water system.
Saloon : Colour TV/DVD player. 4 speaker radio/CD player. Carpet
Kitchen : 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.
Berths : As this is a 6 berth boat, there is a choice of a double berth or two singles in both the forward and rear cabins. All permanent beds have interior sprung mattresses. An optional dinette/double or two single berths is available in the centre cabin/saloon. TV in each cabin.
Bedding : Wider beds. Freshly laundered bedding is supplied for each crew member, as per your requirements. Additional bedding is available upon request. Towels are also supplied - one medium sized towel per crew member, and one hand towel per bathroom.
Bathroom : Two bathrooms, both with a wash basin, flush toilet, shower with bi-fold door. There is also a 240v shaver socket. Extractor fan.
Electric : 2kw Inverter that supplies 240 volt electricity to certain appliances and sockets on the boat. LED lighting throughout. 12v mobile phone charging point (please remember to bring your own car charging lead). Please note, if you decide to use any of your own electrical appliances, you do so at your own risk. LED lighting throughout
Welcome Pack : A welcome pack is provided, consisting of washing-up liquid (x1); dishcloth (x1); tea towel (x1); floor cloth (x1); toilet roll and bin liner.
Additional Information: Front deck table. Instruction and buoyancy aids supplied free of charge.
|Route Name||Route Type||Days||Cruising Hours||Locks|
|Ellesmere and return from Whitchurch||Rural||4.00||11.00||0|
|Wrenbury and return from Whitchurch||Rural||4.00||10.50||20|
|Chirk and return from Whitchurch||Rural||5.00||21.00||4|
|Nantwich and return from Whitchurch||Rural||5.00||21.00||38|
|Aqueducts and return from Whitchurch||Few Locks||5.00||23.50||4|
|Chester and return from Whitchurch||n/a||8.00||35.00||60|
|Ellesmere Port and return from Whitchurch||Kids||8.00||42.00||66|
|Llangollen and return from Whitchurch||Few Locks||8.00 to 8.00||27.00||4|
|Cheshire ring from Whitchurch||Ring||12.00||82.00||138|
|Four Counties ring from Whitchurch||Rural||15.00||79.00||132|
Holiday From : Friday 24th September 2021 @ 2:30 pm
Holiday To : Monday 27th September 2021 @ 9:30 am
Nights Aboard : 3
Boat Name : Long Tailed Duck (Long Tailed Duck)
Boat Class : Duck
Start Marina : Whitchurch Marina
County : Shropshire
Prices quoted include : Basic hire charge, damage waiver, fuel deposit and boat/lock training. If discounts are available, they are applied to the basic hire charge only.
Optional extras may apply. Please see the booking form for more information.
The boat images shown depict the style of boat and may not be the actual boat offered. The colour and boat layouts may vary. If you need specific advice on boat layouts, please contact us.
The specification of boats, their accommodation, facilities and equipment in the brochure, the information provided is intended as a general guide but the Company [and/or] the Boat Owner shall not be liable in the event of any differences in the boat supplied and reserves the right to make modifications. Layout plans are for guidance only and are not to scale and may have steps which are not shown. If the hirer’s party includes any infirm persons the Hirer should make relevant enquiries at the time of booking. The Company and/or the Boat Owner reserve the right to change boat specifications without prior notice