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Norbury Wharf Limited

Open Now: 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Cruise not recommended.

The actual Wharf is nice, lovely little cafe and good shop, nice seating ourside , where kids can... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jackie R
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Canal cruise

Afternoon tea and an hour cruise.. it was such a fantastic experience... Beautiful fresh cream... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
lorrainedownes1967
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Barmouth, United Kingdom
via mobile
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The Wharf, Norbury Junction, Norbury ST20 0PN, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Hi we arrived around 10.15am and had a lovely walk along the canal side and decided we would have a coffee and some cake while our dog, Sasha, enjoyed a rest watching the ducks and barges go by. Around 11am I went into the cafe...More

Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The actual Wharf is nice, lovely little cafe and good shop, nice seating ourside , where kids can feed the ducks. However the hour long boat cruise is not worth it, seating is very uncomfortable, and it travels along a not spectaculary interesting stretch of...More

Thank Jackie R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Afternoon tea and an hour cruise.. it was such a fantastic experience... Beautiful fresh cream tea.. friendly staff and a lovely Hour cruise down the canal.. highly recommended

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant experience from start to finish. All staff were brilliant and friendly. Very clean throughout and shown around the narrowboat and made to feel safe and welcome. We were looked after even though we turned up a day early. Already planning our next holiday. The...More

Thank Adamkent6
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not complete novices having done the highland loaches and the Lancaster Canal. Hubby, 9 year old, my mother in Law and myself set out on Planet. The boat yard had everything needed (map book, shop for necessities plus a cafe for a quick brew) planet...More

Thank Claire M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went on canal for a good hour Cream Tea was excellent good size tea pot Scone with jam and cream nice staff on boat nice and friendly good trip enjoyed by all

Thank Peter D
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

The place is scenic and the staff are polite and friendly. The prices of renting a boat are a bit much.

Thank Thomas L
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Hired a dayboat, arrived and was greeted by cheerful and friendly staff, boat handover was thorough. Good explanations of rules & regs, controls and general information about the route. Choice of routes, North or south, we took south. Absolutely fabulous experience. Would definitely recommend this....More

Thank Tigger33uk2001
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

We have just come back from a lovely week away on the boat princess although the boat was a little more dated than ones we’ve had before it did its job and we had a great time. We managed to get all the way along...More

Thank DanniA88
Reviewed July 13, 2018

The public trips are often very busy. Ours had 40+ people on board and it is very cramped and hot in this weather, as the mid section only has small opening windows. The girl opposite us became claustrophobic after about 20 mins. Also, if you...More

Thank Linda P
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PultuPupu
April 20, 2018|
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Response from D53976 | Property representative |
Yes. We offer lots of different options. Please visit our website
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suey
June 4, 2017|
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Response from wurzelsmobiles | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so but not hundred percent, didn't see any buses or bus stops the roads around the wharf are very very narrow lanes mostly only possible for one car at a time. The people at Norbury Wharf are lovely I feel sure... More
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Debbie L
March 22, 2016|
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Response from D53976 | Property representative |
Hello Debbie L, It depends if you want to hire a boat for a day or for a week or take a cruise on our 42-seater passenger trip boat. Both the day boats and the trip boat operate in this area along the Shropshire Union Canal... More
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