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  • Kingfisher, is a 57ft narrowboat, which sits on the Chesterfield Canal

  • The price for Kingfisher Narrow boat is for a static hire. Please select the extra option at booking for self drive hire.

  • It is made for 2 for a romantic and cosy escape on the water

  • It has its own private fenced off garden area in the woodland adjacent to the canal

  • Private hot tub, fire bowl BBQ, picnic table and swinging wigwam day bed

  •  Sunset views​

  • Fully insulated and with central thermostatic heating

  • Large deck at the back of the boat (the stern) and smaller area to the front (bow)​

  • Real wood floors and blackout curtains throughout

  • A fully equipped kitchen including a dishwasher

  • A generous, welcome breakfast hamper of local produce includes bacon and sausages, and eggs from our free roaming chickens plus much more and is included in the price of you stay

  • Dining area, velvet sofa, smart TV and log burner with starter pack of wood included

  • A fully equipped shower ensuite with eco toiletries, fluffy towels and bathrobes

  • Luxurious king size bed with memory foam mattress and luxury bedding

  • Use of the BBQ cabin and sauna are included in the price of your stay

  • For static (all year) or self drive hire (1st March to 31st October Only)

  • A 2 hour journey in either direction takes to you either the famous Drakeholes Tunnel and The Duck, restaurant or West Stockwith Marina and The White Hart Pub and  Restaurant

  • Full training and boat manual are included 

  • ​Why not watch the Canal and River's Trust guide to narrow boating called the The Boater's Handbook, to get an idea of what to expect. Once you’ve booked with us, we encourage you to watch this 25 minute video as part of your training before your inhouse training on arrival.

  • Insurance, petrol, gas, electricity, pump out if needed and water are all included. 


You must be over 21 years of age to hire out Kingfisher for cruising.

You will not be handed over control of the boat for cruising if we feel you are not competent, this is for the safety of others and property.

















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