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Europe / England - South And London / Canaltime at Union Wharf

Canaltime at Union Wharf

Property ID: 5535
Address: The Canal Basin Leicester Road Market Harborough Market Harborough Leicestershire LE16 7UW England 
Phone: 1858-432123

Canaltime at Union Wharf is based on the Market Harborough arm of the Grand Union Canal. Accommodation is on a narrow boat, which travels two to four miles per hour. Cruising from Union Wharf for six miles takes you onto the Grand Union Canal where you can travel north towards Leicester or south through Foxton Locks. Foxton has two staircases of locks, each with five locks to navigate. Market Harborough is an attractive market town whose center is within walking distance of Union Wharf. For cruising purposes guests must be fit, able-bodied and comply with the minimum occupancy policy. For more information, visit

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  • Check-In: 14:00
  • Check-Out: 09:30
  • Guests must contact the resort in advance to confirm their arrival time, as safety training needs to be arranged.
  • Check-In Days: Saturday, Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Thursday, Wednesday, Sunday (for 7-night stays)
  • Express Check-In / Check-Out: No
Policy restrictions:
  • Limited parking onsite
Other Information:
  • Minimum age check-in is 21.
  • Pet Information: Animals are permitted; restrictions and or fees may apply please contact resort for details.
  • Resort cannot honor unit upgrades or moves.
  • Occupancy limits are strictly enforced: could result in forfeiture of the unit and/or other penalties.
  • Security deposit required upon check-in at the resort.
  • Fees or deposits are charged for some amenities.
  • Credit card imprint required upon check-in at the resort.
  • Cruising is not always available – not only through planned maintenance stoppages but also through closures due to poor weather conditions. PLEASE ADVICE ALL GUESTS MUST CHECK IN AT 2PM. Contact marina for further recomendation of reading/handbooks for canalboating, and maps available for purchase in marina.
  • Resort will not accept parties in which guests are all under the age of 21 years. For same gender parties the lead guest and one other must be over the age of 21. Knowledg e of English is required.
  • Fees charged for some utilities.
  • Confirmation is required upon check-in at the resort.
  • 2014 - Utility Fee - 45 GBP for 4 berth / 57.50 GBP for 6 berth. 90 GBP fuel deposit taken upon arrival,then charged as used. Check in outside of normal check in hours of 2-5pm in summer and 2-4pm in winter or on a non check in day can only be made by arrangement direct with the marina, and may not be possible, but where possible there may be a charge of up to £50 made.
  • Party must consist of 2 active adults, one over the age of 21 and the other over the age of 16.Please note there is a 30 GBP charge per dog per week and a maximum of 2 dogs per boat. Cruising is subject to compulsory training only available on check-in days. You must watch the Canal&Boat Trusd DVD, either online on or the resort can post the DVD to you upon request.

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