Napton - Black Prince Holidays

Napton - Black Prince Holidays We are one of the leading narrow boat operators in the UK. We have 6 bases strategically placed over the canal system in England, Wales and Scotland. Bases are at: 1) Stoke Prior, near Bromsgrove in Worcestershire, on the Worcester and Birmingham Canal. 2) Napton, near Southam in Warwickshire in the Oxford Canal. 3) Stoke on Trent, in Staffordshire on the Trent and Mersey Canal. 4) Acton Bridge, near Northwick in Cheshire, again on the Trent and Mersey Canal. 5) Chirk, near Llangollen on the Llangollen Canal. 6) The Falkirk Wheel on the Lowland Canal in Scotland. We build all our own boats which vary from 2 to 10 berth. All our boats are 4 years old or less and are inspected. We are previous Gold winners of the Heart of England Hire Craft Operator of the Year Award and have also been finalists in the Green Company of the year. Our boats are all graded at 4 star rating. Boats are available for short breaks, weeks and longer. We provide all diesel, gas, linen, towels etc. Our prices are all inclusive except for a Damage Waiver which covers for any accidental damage. Pets are welcome as are enquiries from single sex parties.


  • Wigrams Turn Marina, Shuckburgh Road
  • Napton on the Hill
  • CV47 8NL
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Amenities & Facilities

Parking (free), Damage waiver additional, Fuel inclusive, Short breaks available, Additional charge for pets, Cot sides, Linen available free of charge, Welcome single sex groups, eg stag/hen parties,

Travel by road

Situated 2 miles east of Southam, midway between Banbury and Coventry on the A425.

By public transport

Not available, please use taxi.