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Whistling Swan Narrowboat

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6 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
12 guests
1 night minimum
Narrowboat
We are a family run business with 2 boats available for hire. Whistling Swan is a 12 berth Narrowboat based in the stunning Surrey hills with easy access to the River Thames and all the attractions it has to offer. Sleeping arrangements are 12 singles or 4 of the singles can be converted into 2 doubles. Whistling Swan sleeps a maximum of 12 people. Full training and handover is given to ensure you have a safe and happy trip. Bed Linen and towels provided Kitchen is fully equipped with everything you will need, there is also plenty of pubs and restaurant with easy accessing towns - depending on where you more for the night....We are a family run business with 2 boats available for hire. Whistling Swan is a 12 berth Narrowboat based in the stunning Surrey hills with easy access to the River Thames and all the attractions it has to offer. Sleeping arrangements are 12 singles or 4 of the singles can be converted into 2 doubles. Whistling Swan sleeps a maximum of 12 people. Full training and handover is given to ensure you have a safe and happy trip. Bed Linen and towels provided Kitchen is fully equipped with everything you will need, there is also plenty of pubs and restaurant with easy accessing towns - depending on where you more for the night.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
2 Full baths
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About the Owner
Paul G
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Unfortunately we never got to stay on the Whistling Swan as Hoseasons cancelled our holiday due to an ‘incident’ (which they didn’t elaborate on), 3 DAYS before we were due to go away. The money then took 5 WORKING days to be refunded back into...More

Date of stay: August 2021
Thank RebeccaRobbo
Reviewed June 7, 2021

A gem of a trip on this narrowboat. Really well equipped, very comfortable and great fun for us all. Driftwood Days is a very thoughtful and friendly boating company. Highly recommend for a short escape from it all.

Date of stay: May 2021
Thank PerkinChatter
Reviewed May 24, 2021

We had a great weekend away on completing the helmsman course and the crew course. Paul and the team were very supportive and friendly we are already booked to take the Whistling Swan out later in the year!

Date of stay: May 2021
Thank Sonia B
Reviewed May 10, 2021

A tremendously useful practical course largely conducted on board a narrowboat on the Wey Navigation so providing real life experiences covering boat handling, using locks and much more. The tutor team were great and personable so that we got a hands on opportunity to skipper...More

Date of stay: May 2021
Thank Chris M
Reviewed April 19, 2021 via mobile

Had a lovely family holiday. Our teenage children loved it also. The weather was kind to.us and it was fabulous being in the countryside. Paul was so helpful and showed us what to do. The boat was so well equipped,especially the kitchen. I think I...More

Date of stay: April 2021
Thank Louise O
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Reviewed October 25, 2020

I cannot speak any more highly of driftwood days boating company. This was my first experience of narrow boating and Paul and the rest of his team made the 3 night trip extremely memorable. The customer service given was by far the best part of...More

Date of stay: October 2020
Thank philmU2710KT
Reviewed October 2, 2020

Staying on the boat was a great way to get away from it all. There was plenty of room for 6 of us on the boat and the 2 bathrooms were great for a bit of privacy. Making our way up and down the River...More

Date of stay: September 2020
Thank Hannah D
Reviewed August 3, 2020

Have just spent a great weekend away on the 70ft Whistling Swan. Paul, the owner, was friendly and helpful. He gave us comprehensive instructions on steering, using locks etc. He even surprised us by getting us the tea and milk we had forgotten to bring!...More

Date of stay: July 2020
Thank estherkeen9
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Freezer
Refrigerator
Housekeeping Included
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Safe
Stereo System
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
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Frequently Asked Questions about Whistling Swan Narrowboat

Whistling Swan Narrowboat is able to accommodate up to 12 guests. See all property details.

Whistling Swan Narrowboat has 2 bathrooms available. See all property details.

Whistling Swan Narrowboat has 6 bedrooms available. See all property details.

Stays at Whistling Swan Narrowboat must last at least one night. See all property details.