“Perfect pet-friendly, romantic and quiet 'getaway' on a static narrow boat” We stayed on Marianna the narrow boat at Maidstone for 3 days/ 2 nights over the bank holidays.
Patricia and Laurence were the perfect host, very accommodating and very fri
“A gentle adventure on the Wey” We really enjoyed our short break aboard Stepping Stones. It was our first canal boat holiday and were glad that owners Ray and Julie showed us the ropes and took us through the first lock. The boat was very comfortable
Well equipped and excellently prepared for our stay. The bathroom, kitchen and bedroom were all a real pleasure to use. Absolutely everything we could need was provided. Perfect telephone assistance … More
Thank you for your comments, we are so pleased your first (of many hopefully!) narrowboat experience was successful. Hope to see you again, Julie and Ray
“Sublime - even for the ultimate novice!”
Reviewed 25 Aug 2016
From the moment you are met by the owners, Julie and Ray, to the first lesson, to the moment you first "fly solo", to thinking, "I can do this!", to parallel parking for the first time and taking in t… More
Dear Mark and Kathy, thank you very much for a great review, we are so pleased that your first narrowboat holiday was such a success. We would love to see you both again and we will be purchasing an iPhone 6 adaptor for the docking station! Best regards, Julie and Ray
“A novices weekend” Four complete novice guys aged 41, 58, 65 and 71 took on a weekend on Box of Delights. We worked out a route north to Addlestone with 3 nightime stopovers. We were given a comprehensive instruction including accompaniment to the fir
Enjoyed a smashing weekend over Valentines, the boat came fully equipped, with many luxury extras that really made a difference.
Ray and Julie were amazing , completely devoted to us as guests from … More
It's great to know that you enjoyed your weekend and we were so pleased the weather was good. Thank you for your comments and for recommending us, hope to see you again, Julie and Ray
“Excellent boat on a great stretch of the canal network”
Reviewed 5 Oct 2016
Box of Delights is a really well equipped boat - far better than the ones we normally hire. It was also nice dealing with a person rather than an anonymous company.
We had the boat for a long weeke… More
Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, your comments are much appreciated and we are really pleased that you enjoyed your weekend. Best regards, Julie and Ray