Fun on the Llangollen Canal

★★★★★ This was our first time doing a narrowboat cruise and I’m so glad we went with Crest. Their tutorial got us underway quickly and the staff was friendly, cheerful and patient. Located in Chirk means you have easy access to the spectacular Llangollen Canal! Again, we’ve only gone on one trip but everyone we …

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Family Break

★★★★★ Really pleasurable experience, would not hesitate to recommend. We began our experience on a Saturday, our boat, Dinas Bran, was ready for us nice and early to begin our trip. The staff at the Marina were so helpful, they went above and beyond and it really helped our trip. The boat itself was more …

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Really Good Experience

★★★★★ Our first narrowboat experience and the staff at Crest were excellent. Boat was in good condition, no mechanical issues at all. Allowed us to pick up the boat early and get on the water. Great introduction and walk round at pickup along with a short cruise where the staff member came with us and …

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Can’t wait

★★★★★ Perfect Stunning! A thoroughly enjoyable time was had by all. The staff are all absolute stars. Once again thank you Crest Narrowboats!! We’ll be back

Clean and tidy

★★★★★ Clean and fit upon arrival – very good. Paul gave a thorough orientation – Thank you – ideal for the beginner

Something different

★★★★★ Beautifully appointed. Good central heating. Good lighting. Nice size. Clean!! Its a great boat


★★★★★ What a fun craft, verbal and written instructions were thorough and effective. We quickly became adequate in operating the vehicle, but now there is less paint on the hull!!


★★★★★ Lovely condition and fresh looking. Staff always helpful and friendly by email, phone and face to face

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