Badger and Mole are two of the best equipped and most comfortable canal boats available for daily hire. It is also possible to hire them for short breaks on a pro rata pricing. The Ashby Canal is lock free passing through beautiful rural landscapes, and in places having the look of a slow meandering natural river. Stoke Golding a village in Warwickshire is the start of the days hire, which is 7½ hrs between 9.30am – 5pm or 10am – 5.30pm or 10.30am – 6.00pm or 11am – 6.30pm Day Boats are easy to handle and no experience or qualifications are required. Tuition is given and takes about 30 minutes if you are inexperienced or need a refresher. A “steerer” for the day can be provided at a cost of £60:00 extra, by arrangement at the time of booking. PRICES ARE PER DAY (A day is 7½ hours) Winter Prices - Feb/March/Oct/Nov 1-4 Passengers: Ranges from £90 - £180 5-12 Passengers: Ranges from £120 - £180 Summer Prices - Aril/May/June/July/Aug/Sept 1-12 Passengers: Ranges from £140 - £180 Please note that all our prices are now fully inclusive of diesel (fuel). If you have any questions, we can answer those through GetMyBoat’s messaging platform before you pay. Just hit, “Request to Book” and send us an inquiry for a custom offer.
We love to spend time on the water and we are excited to be listed with GetMyBoat making boats more accessible to everyone that wants to get out on the water. We look forward to showing you the local area by water and doing everything we can to provide an amazing boating experience. If you are visiting for fun or simply looking for a relaxing time locally and want to get out and enjoy all the amazing waters this place has to offer.
You’ll get directions to the departure location when you make a booking.
Full refund up to 5 days prior.