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 2018

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 09 700 880 March 10 850 850 March 12 770 640 820
16 700 880 17 850 850 19 770 640 820
23 700 880 24 850 850 26 770 640 820
BH 30 790 920 BH March 31 900 900 BH April 2 850 675 870
April 6 790 920 April 7 900 900 9 850 675 870
13 790 920 14 900 900 16 850 675 870
20 790 920 21 900 900 23 850 675 870
27 860 1070 28 1050 1050 30 920 770 970
BH 4 860 1070 BH May 5 1050 1050 BH 7 920 770 970
11 860 1070 12 1050 1050 14 920 770 970
18 860 1070 19 1050 1050 21 920 770 970
BH 25 1000 1400 BH 26 1325 1325 BH 28 1070 840 1150
June 1 990 1220 June 2 1170 1170 June 4 1050 820 1100
8 990 1220 9 1170 1170 10 1050 820 1100
15 990 1220 16 1170 1170 18 1050 820 1100
22 990 1220 23 1170 1170 25 1050 820 1100
29 990 1220 30 1170 1170 Jul-02 1050 820 1100
July 6 990 1220 July 7 1170 1170 9 1050 820 1100
13 990 1220 14 1170 1170 16 1050 820 1100
20 1035 1400 21 1340 1340 23 1100 850 1170
27 1035 1400 28 1340 1340 30 1100 850 1170
August 3 1035 1400 August 4 1340 1340 Aug-06 1100 850 1170
10 1035 1400 11 1340 1340 13 1100 850 1170
17 1035 1400 18 1340 1340 20 1100 850 1170
BH 24 870 1320 BH 25 1280 1280 BH 27 1030 820 1080
31 870 1020 September 1 970 970 Sep-03 850 740 900
September 7 810 1020 8 970 970 10 850 740 900
14 810 1020 15 970 970 17 850 740 900
21 810 1020 22 970 970 24 850 740 900
28 770 940 29 900 900 Oct-01 850 670 900
October 5 770 940 Oct-06 900 900 8 850 670 900
12 770 940 13 900 900 15 850 670 880
19 770 940 20 900 900 22 850 670 880
26 680 795 27 780 780 29 750 585 790
November 2 680 795 November 3 780 780 November 5 750 585 790
to Dec 14 to Dec15 to Dec 10
Christmas 820 100 Christmas 930 930 Christmas 860 720 890
New Year 820 100 New Year 930 930 New Year 860 720 890

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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