Waterwitch is a cosy narrowboat available for small groups.

Book Waterwitch to experience the canal for your gathering of up to 8 people.

The boat costs £180 for 2 hours or £300 for 3.5 hours.

We also welcome bookings from small community groups, and offer a 25% discount on the private hire prices. Please contact us for further details.

To book a trip on Waterwitch CLICK HERE (choose the ‘Waterwitch tab’ as this page defaults to Lochrin Belle bookings)

To buy a voucher for a Waterwitch Experience CLICK HERE (for example if you want to gift this experience to someone). You can also gift a 3 hour informal canal boat training session on Waterwitch too!

Waterwitch is our newest canal boat. She is a beautiful 40 foot narrowboat.

The boat is suitable for up to 8 people. There is a toilet on board. Tea and coffee are provided, bring your own snacks and refreshments.

A Skipper and crew will to take you on your journey but if you wish and conditions allow, you will have the opportunity to steer the boat, under supervision!

All trips start and finish at Edinburgh Quay near the Leamington Liftbridge. A 2 hour trip will take you to the Slateford Aqueduct and back.

Reasonable mobility is required to enter the boat, although sturdy handrails are in place.

Operating Hours are 10am-5pm in winter and 10am-8pm in summer.

Please ensure your party arrive on time as if there is a delay in setting off it may result in your trip being shortened as we are restricted by turning points along the canal, or in the case of ticketed events, the boat leaving without you.

Cancellation Policy
Should you wish to cancel your booking, please advise us by telephone in the first instance. Cancelling your booking will incur a charge, please see below for details. Not less than 14 days before the date of your booking – £50 admin fee for private hires, Less than 14 days 50% of the booking price is payable. Less than 7 days the full price of your booking is payable.

Adverse Weather Conditions
Unfortunately the weather is outwith our control – if the Skipper feels it would be unwise to sail due to adverse weather conditions we will give you as much notice as possible and we will reschedule your trip.