Enjoy a fantastic boat trip on the beautiful and tranquil lockless Ashby Canal on board
Harry and Sally
our luxury 43 foot cruiser stern

We’re good to go!!  Great Value day boat hire.  Harry & Sally is out and about on the Ashby Canal; check our ‘availability’ calendar to book your trip.

Short-listed for the ‘Best Outdoor Experience’ award, Leicestershire Promotions Tourism and Hospitality Awards

          A unique experience – perfect for special celebrations, family reunions,             “birthday on a boat”, holiday treats, business away days and staff rewards.

Gift  Vouchers are available to buy.  Ring us on 01455 291111 for more information.

  • Full or mini day hire (mini days available mid-week only).
  • Capacity: up to 8 people (self steering)
  • Full tuition & handover will be given by a trained member of staff

Our day boat Harry and Sally is based at the award winning Bosworth Marina, situated on the tranquil rural and lockless Ashby Canal, which passes through an attractive farming landscape, close to visitor attractions and pretty villages.

Day Boat Experience includes:

  • Tour of boat and handling tuition
  • Large covered front deck with table, roll up canopies and cruiser deck at rear.
  • Heating and sound system throughout
  • Well equipped galley with fridge, sink, kettle, microwave
  • Toilet and washing facilities
  • Disabled friendly stern deck
  • Shop, coffee, snacks and gifts at the marina

Harry and Sally  is named after Harry and Sally Trivett who originally owned the field where Bosworth Marina now sits. Harry and Sally were the grandparents of Ben and Josh Trivett who built the marina.

This luxury day boat was built by Starline Boats at Boot Wharf in Nuneaton. The narrowboat is approximately 43′ by 6’10” and has a large covered front deck with roll up canopies.  Harry and Sally  is simple to steer and suitable for beginner or novice boaters.

Available for full days (8-30 am to 4-30 pm) or mini days (10am to 3 pm), (mini days not available Saturdays or Sundays or Bank Holidays).

Our office is open Monday – Saturday (including bank holidays ) between 9 am and 5 pm and on Sundays between 11am and 4pm, or leave a message on our answerphone facility, telephone number 01455 291111.

Gift vouchers for dayboat hire are available so you can treat your loved ones and friends to a very special day.


Mon – Fri £175 £120
Sat, Sun & Bank Holidays £200 Not available

For a drone tour of Bosworth Marina, the Ashby Canal and HarryandSally on the water taken by Archer’s View please Click here

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  • £20 per dog (maximum 2)
  • Deposit: There is a £50 booking deposit to be paid for a mini day or £100 for a full day.
  • All bookings are subject to our terms and conditions. Click here to view our terms and conditions of hire.