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Brightowl Narrowboat Holiday Hire
A unique holiday experience
About Brightowl - Why sail with us
Brightowl Narrow Boat Holiday Hire is a family run business that aims to give you a unique holiday experience. We tailor each stay to you; whether it be a birthday, anniversary or just a relaxing weekend away we will do everything we can to make your stay special.
Brightowl is 63ft long and has been newly refurbished offering all of your home comforts such as; a log burner, central heating, TV, free WIFI, a fully fitted kitchen, toilet and shower room. Our narrowboat sleeps 4 people and is perfect for families or friends wanting to take a trip together.
We also offer a skipper service as part of your stay. Choosing this you will be able to sit back, relax and explore the canal and it's surrounding areas which are bursting with natural beauty.
"Oh my goodness what an experience! Brightowl is just what we needed. Lee and Annmarie went above and beyond for us and made my husband feel very relaxed with showing him what to do with the boat"
— Shelley Hills-Kelly
"Myself and my husband hired the narrowboat for our 3 year anniversary and we weren't disappointed!
— Steph Costello