Canalboat Club at Blackwater Meadow, Shropshire
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Canalboat Club at Blackwater Meadow - England

Shropshire - England 

Property ID: 6985

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There is 20 miles of lock free cruising through beautiful scenery, and the Pontcysyllt Aqueduct, which is considered to be one of the Seven Wonders of the Waterways. For further information please visit

Check-in Time: 14:00
Check-out Time: 09:30
Check-in Days: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

Important Information
  • Minimum age check-in is 21.
  • Pet Information: Animals are permitted; restrictions and or fees may apply please contact resort for details.
  • Parking Restrictions: Limited parking onsite
  • 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 recommendation of reading/handbooks for canalboating, and maps available for purchase in marina.
  • Fees charged for some utilities.
  • Resort cannot honor unit upgrades or moves.
  • Occupancy limits are strictly enforced: could result in forfeiture of the unit and/or other penalties.
  • 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. Knowledge of English is required.
  • 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.
  • Security deposit required upon check-in at the resort.
  • Confirmation is 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.
  • 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.


Room Type Available Price  
1 Bedroom - Sleeps 4 / Full Kitchen12/31/2016 - 1/7/2017$1,269.99Select
 1/1/2017 - 1/8/2017$1,269.99Select
2 Bedrooms - Sleeps 6 / Full Kitchen12/31/2016 - 1/7/2017$1,449.99Select
 1/1/2017 - 1/8/2017$1,449.99Select
Resort Amenities
Billiards or pool table (No)Business center (No)Concierge desk/services (No)
Currency exchange (Nearby)Doorman/doorwoman (No)Dry cleaning/laundry service (Nearby)
Fitness Center (Nearby)Gift shops or newsstand (No)Languages spoken onsite (English)
Laundry facilities (Onsite)Medical facility (Nearby)Movie Rental (Movie rental - In unit (fees may apply) – No)
Multilingual staff (No)Onsite - Wave pool (No)Salon (Nearby)
Steam Room (No)Television in lobby (No) 
Airport Name: Manchester (MAN)
Distance To Resort: 53 Miles/85 Kilometers
Directions To Resort: BY AIR: Nearest Airport: Manchester 53 miles. BY ROAD: Exit the airport onto the M56 in the direction M6. Leave at junction 10 onto the A49. After 19 miles take the 2nd exit off the roundabout onto the A41. After 0.8miles take 3rd exit off the roundabout following signs for A525 (Wrexham Road). Bear left into New Hill Lane and continue on A495. After 11 miles you will enter Ellesmere. Just after the petrol station, turn left into Watergate Street (signposted Marina). Follow signs for Marina bearing left into Birch Road. Continue for approx 0.4 miles, entrance on left hand side. Reception located in the Chandlery.BY RAIL:nearest Train Station is Gobowan 7 miles from Marina.