Canal Holiday Hire with Chas. Hardern Boats

Reductions and Discounts

  • Price reduction of 15% for second and third consecutive weeks.
  • Discounts are available on all boats (excluding Thorin) when not fully occupied. This applies to full week hire only.
  • Discount £25 per week when one person less on board.
  • Discount of £50 per week when two less people on board.
  • SHORT BREAKS are often available at off peak times. Bookable at a maximum of 2 weeks notice, at rates from 50% of normal hire charge. Please phone for details of prices and availability.

 

Start and finish days and times:

Please be moored at our wharf half an hour before you are due off the boat to allow time to unload.

Elbereth: arrive 3.00p.m Friday vacate by 10.00a.m the following Friday

Strider: arrive 2.00p.m Friday Vacate by 9.00a.m the following Friday.

Shadowfax and Snowmane:
Arrive 10.00a.m Saturday Vacate by 4.00p.m the following Friday.

Roheryn: Arrive 10.00a.m Monday Vacate by 4.00p.m the following Sunday

Thorin: Arrive 2.00p.m Monday Vacate by 9.00a.m the following Monday

Radagast: Arrive 3.00p.m Monday Vacate by 10.00a.m Monday.

Please note that on Shadowfax, Snowmane and Roheryn it is possible to arrive after 7.00p.m on the day before your holiday starts for an extra £30. Please enquire.

 

 

Autumn, Winter and Christmas Cruising:

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Wonderful autumn and winter canal cruising on the Shropshire Union and Llangollen canal, please contact us for availability and prices.

See  more about winter canal cruising and photographs.

 

Full weeks, weekends and short breaks tailored to suit. All narrow boats have full central heating. Thorin also has the attraction of a coal fire.

 

Christmas and New Year  Booking

All prices exclude fuel. Thorin and Roheryn have coal fires as well as our usual very efficient central heating.

 

Elbereth 45ft 4 berth December 23rd  10.00a.m to December 30th 10.00a.m    £810.

Strider 65ft 6 berth December 23rd/24th  10.00a.m to vacate December 30th/31st 10.00a.m   £925

Shadowfax and Snowmane 60ft 6 berth  times as for Strider cost £925

Roheryn 50ft 4 berth  times as for Strider cost £840

Thorin 40ft 2 berth times as for Strider cost £700.

 

New Year hire also available dates and times are flexible.  Have two weeks and the second week is half price. Please do email or call to discuss your requirements as we can be fairly flexible with booking over the Christmas and New Year period.

 

Hire Prices 2017

 

 

FRIDAY START SATURDAY START MONDAY START
Elbereth 45ft 4 berth Start 3:00pm Strider 65ft 6 Berth Start 2:00pm Shadowfax 60ft 6 berth Start 10:00am Snowmane 60ft 6 berth Start 10:00am Roheryn 50ft 4 berth Start 10:00am Thorin 40ft 2/3 berth Start 2:00pm Radagast 55ft 4 berth Start 2:00pm
March 10 690 860 March 11 835 835 March 13 750 620 800
17 690 860 18 835 835 20 750 620 800
24 690 860 25 835 835 27 750 620 800
31 760 900 April 1 880 880 April 3 830 650 850
April 7 760 900 8 880 880 10 830 655 850
BH 14 760 900 BH 15 880 880 BH 17 830 655 850
21 760 900 22 880 880 24 830 655 850
28 850 1050 29 1030 1030 May 1 900 750 950
May 5 850 1050 May 6 1030 1030 8 900 750 950
12 850 1050 13 1030 1030 15 900 750 950
19 850 1050 20 1030 1030 22 900 750 950
BH 26 980 1395 BH 27 1320 1320 BH 29 1050 820 1100
June 2 935 1200 June 3 1150 1150 June 5 1030 800 1080
9 985 1200 10 1150 1150 12 1030 800 1080
16 985 1200 17 1150 1150 19 1030 800 1080
23 985 1200 24 1150 1150 26 1030 800 1080
30 985 1200 July 1 1150 1150 July 3 1030 800 1080
July 7 985 1200 8 1150 1150 10 1030 800 1080
14 985 1200 15 1150 1150 17 1030 800 1080
21 1025 1395 22 1330 1330 24 1080 840 1150
28 1025 1395 29 1330 1330 31 1080 840 1150
August 4 1025 1395 August 5 1330 1330 August 7 1080 840 1150
11 1025 1395 12 1330 1330 14 1080 840 1150
18 1025 1395 19 1330 1330 21 1080 840 1150
BH 25 860 1300 BH 26 1270 1270 BH 28 1010 800 1060
September 1 860 1000 September 2 950 950 September 4 830 720 880
8 790 1000 9 950 950 11 830 720 880
15 790 1000 16 950 950 18 830 720 880
22 790 1000 23 950 950 25 830 720 880
29 750 920 30 880 880   October 2 820 655 860
October 6 750 920 October 7 880 880 9 820 655 860
13 750 920 14 880 880 16 820 655 860
20 750 920 21 880 880 23 820 655 860
27 660 785 28 770 770 30 730 570 780
November 3 to Dec 15 660 785 November 4 to Dec 16 770 770 November 6 to Dec 11 730 570 780
Christmas 810 990 Christmas 925 925 Christmas 840 700 870
New Year 810 990 New Year 925 925 New Year 840 700 870

THESE PRICES DO NOT INCLUDE FUEL USED. Allow Approx. £60 to £100 per week dependant on boat size, distance travelled, weather conditions and temperature.

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