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Black Prince Stoke Prior

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Very Good 4.5/5 Score from 5 reviews

Narrowboat | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Suitable for children over 5
  • Car not necessary
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner

Stoke Prior is situated in Central England in Worcestershire, giving you the opportunity to access the Avon Ring, Stourport Ring and Warwickshire Ring.

Your holiday on a Black Prince Narrowboat offers an opportunity to have a holiday home on the move! Cruise the waterways of England and enjoy waking up to a new view each morning. You'll explore England in a very unique way, discovering a holiday of exciting contrasts.

These premier narrowboats are perfectly set up for a self-catering holiday with a difference. Travel as much or as little as you like, choose an easy route or a more challenging route with locks. Our expert team at the marina base will be on hand to give you a full induction and plenty of advice. Easy to handle, we welcome novices as well as experienced narrowboat enthusiasts, full training will be given on arrival.

Your beautiful narrowboat will come fully equipped with kitchenette, bathroom with full-sized shower and WC, living area with TV / DVD, central heating and various bedroom options for double and single beds. Upgrades to larger narrowboats which sleep up to 10 people are available, and longer duration holidays are available to book. New for 2014 - free WIFI in each boat!

Guests who enjoy this type of holiday are those that enjoy the outdoors and are relatively fit. The routes in this area tend to involve locks, and this means plenty of hopping on and off the boat, and opening and closing the lock gates. There is no great secret to how the locks work or how to operate the boat - full training will be given on arrival and lock keepers are used to giving a helping hand!

Situated in a lovely spot, Stoke Prior in Worcestershire is the base for those who want a more active holidays. It is also a base of contrasts with routes taking in the Rivers Servern and Avon, as well as a number of different canals. Equally it covers beautiful countryside as well as cities such as Birmingham and Worcester.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Will consider Corporate bookings
Access Car not necessary
Family friendly Suitable for children over 5
Notes Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle
Utilities Cooker, Fridge
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms
Furniture Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4
Other Linen provided, Towels provided

The Worcestershire region


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19 Sep 2014


"Will never use them again"

We spent a week a the beginning of August on board Mia, a Duchess 6 class boat from Willowtree Marina, Yeading, Brentford.Our party included myself, my son and daughter (now in their thirties) with my… More

Thank you for your feedback. We are very sorry you experienced problems on your last holiday and we regret that on this occasion we didn't meet our usual levels of excellence for either the standard of the boat or our customer service.

As you know, we've been in touch with you directly to let you know how we have followed up on your comments. We hope you'll allow us the opportunity to prove that we can provide a better all-round service to you if you choose to holiday with us again.

11 Oct 2013


"Canadians enjoy a 2 week canal vacation"

We just loved the countryside & freedom to enjoy some of the sights along our circle route.We did the Avon Circle. The folks @ the Stoke Prior centre were very professional & helpful getting us starte… More

18 Jul 2013


"Black Prince - Stoke Prior"

Very helpful and friendly staff that could not do enough to help you.Boat so easy to operate a child could do it.My 2 dogs loved the experience too! Boat was spotless, like being in a 4 star hotel on … More

14 Jul 2013


"Black Prince again....."

We have recently returned home after our umpteenth canal holiday, most being with Balck prince.On our latest holiday, we atarted at BP's Stoke Prior base, and had another lovely holiday; great we… More

12 Sep 2012


"Lives up too its Royal Name!"

I have sailed with Black Prince 3 times. The First the Stourport Ring (from Stoke Prior), The Second Llangollen Canal (from Chirk) and the 3rd the Forth and Clyde and Union Canals (from Falkirk). Eac… More

What a great review, thank you so much. I'm so pleased you have enjoyed your holidays with Black Prince, and you've given some great top tips, I like the idea about walkie-talkies. We look forward to welcoming you again soon, regards, Jo

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Calendar last updated:29 Sep 2014

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