Day Boat Hire

Our three narrowboats are all suitable for up to 6 people due to Covid

Our instructors give you full instructions before you set off.

See the calendar below to check availability!

Weekend/Bank Holiday 9am-5pm: £175

Weekday 9am-5pm: £130

Evenings (April-October) 6-8.30: £65

SEPT TO MAY  - We offer half Days (9-1 or 2-6) £85

Extra hours £15/hour

We require a £100 deposit to secure the booking, which becomes a damage waiver on arrival, so you need to bring the full amount on the day. Then your deposit is returned at the end of the day when you bring the boat back to us.

Dogs are welcome, we just charge an extra £5.


Boat Facilities

- Kitchenette with sink and two gas hobs

- Coffee and tea facilities

- Crockery

- Toilet

- Table and chairs

Bike Hire 

Most of our bikes are sturdy vintage bikes, many of which are ex-Post Office. They are suitable for adults and older children. We also have a selection of kids bikes. Helmets and locks are provided. 

A day's bike hire is £16 for adults, £10 for children.


We require a £20 deposit per bike, but there's generally no need to book, in advance unless you would like a special bike, e.g a tagalong kids bike



- Vintage ex-Post Office bikes

- Children's bikes

- Tagalong childrens bikes (attached to adult bike)

Day Boat Hire Calendar 
Get in Touch  

01625 575811

Click here for Boat Hire availability

© 2017 by Bollington Wharf.

Boat hire in Bollington, Macclesfield

Open 7 days a week:

Monday-Sunday  8am-6pm


Find us on the Macclesfield Canal at

Bollington Wharf

Grimshaw Lane, Bollington,

Macclesfield, Cheshire

SK10 5JB

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