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

Short-listed for the ‘Best Outdoor Experience’ award, Leicestershire Promotions 2019 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


As soon as we feel that we are able to meet all Government guidelines to keep our customers safe and ‘we are good to go’ we will let you know.



  • Full, mini or half day hire & short taster trips
  • Groups will be able get a taste of cruising with or without a steerer.
  • Capacity: up to 12 people (self steering) or 11 people plus friendly helpful skipper (steered)
  • Catering packages available on request

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 given
  • 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
  • Shop, coffee, snacks and gifts at the marina
  • Catering packages available on request

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 (9-30 am to 5-00 pm), mini days (10am to 3 pm), or half days (9.30 am to 1 pm or 1.30 pm to 5 pm (mini days and half days not available Saturdays or Sundays or Bank Holidays,)

Taster trips available to suit. Please enquire.

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 £100
Sat, Sun & Bank Holidays £200 Not available Not available

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  • £20 per dog (maximum 2)
  • Deposit: There is a £200 cash refundable security deposit to be paid before departure on the day.
  • All bookings are subject to our terms and conditions. Click here to view our terms and conditions of hire.