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Tamfourhill Lime Road | Tamfourhill, Stoke-on-Trent FK1 4RS, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent a week away on a 69FT canal boat 'Francis', had a such a lovely time. The boat was extremely well equipped, comfortable, clean and warm. Despite the temperature outside dropping well below freezing, the cabins remain toasty and warm. The staff were extremely...More

Thank mattf98
JoT1877, Guest Relations Manager at Black Prince Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your kind review Matt. We are very happy to hear that you had a great holiday (and that you kept very warm too!). We hope to welcome you again with us soon.

Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

We went on a 3-day trip from Acton Bridge to Lymm and back, our first time on a Narrowboat, and it was fantastic! Danny Coleman was wonderful at explaining everything we needed to know and then some, he and his staff were so friendly and...More

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JoT1877, Guest Relations Manager at Black Prince Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your holiday and we will pass your comments on to Danny and his team. We look forward to welcoming you again soon.

Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Just returned from a week on the Trent & Mersey Canal on BPs Duchess 4. Very comfortable, spotlessly clean, warm and cosy boat. Inside is like new. Efficient handover by friendly staff (Steve, Rachel and all). Have hired from several companies in the past -...More

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JoT1877, Guest Relations Manager at Black Prince Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2018

Thank you for your kind review, Ron. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your break and we look forward to welcoming you again with us soon.

Reviewed 12 August 2018

We have enjoyed many narrowboat holidays over the years. Taking our own children and now a succession of Grandchildren onto Britain's canals is a wonderful experience and this one did not disappoint. The Black Prince staff at the Stoke-on Trent marina were first class. Rachel,...More

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Jo T, Guest Relations Manager at Black Prince Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Thank you for your lovely review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your holiday and it's great that you are passing on your passion for narrow boating to your children and grandchildren! We look forward to welcoming you again soon.

Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

We spent the best 3 nights ever cruising on one of Black Prince Holidays 2 berth narrowboats out of their Clifton base. The most excellent service by Dee who was so lovely and friendly and gave us great info and help for our mini break....More

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Jo T, Guest Relations Manager at Black Prince Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Thank you for your great review. We are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your holiday and we look forward to welcoming you back next year.

Reviewed 17 July 2018

This past year we have taken 3 Black Prince holidays and cannot fault them at all. We have done one from the Peak District Base, another from Stoke Prior and only two weeks ago we went from Chirk. All three of these bases were brilliant,...More

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Jo T, Guest Relations Manager at Black Prince Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2018

Thank you for your kind review, we are so pleased that you enjoyed your holidays with us this year. We look forward to welcoming you again soon!

Reviewed 7 June 2018

My partner and I (from Australia) hired a canal boat from the Acton Bridge base for four weeks. Danny Coleman and his crew could not have been more helpful. Boat was ready and waiting, spotless, well equipped. Danny was very knowledgeable and provided excellent advice...More

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Jo T, Guest Relations Manager at Black Prince Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2018

Thank you for your kind review, we are so pleased that you enjoyed your narrowboat break. We will pass on your comments to Danny and his crew. We hope to welcome you again on holiday with us again some time.

Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

6 adults, 5 children (aged between 8 and 15) & 1 dog hired 2 boats from Acton Bridge, Cheshire. The staff were fantastic, very friendly and informative. The boats were very spacious & spotless with everything we needed. We were blessed with beautiful weather so...More

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Jo T, Guest Relations Manager at Black Prince Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave your review of Black Prince. We are so pleased that you had a good holiday, we look forward to welcoming you again soon!

Reviewed 1 May 2018

Just spent 4 nights on a Black Prince narrowboat which we picked up from Acton Bridge in Cheshire. Despite very mixed weather conditions we had a superb break on the Trent & Mersey canal and the Bridgewater canal. The boat we hired from Black Prince...More

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Jo T, Public Relations Manager at Black Prince Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2018

Thank you for your kind review Ted, we look forward to welcoming you back with us. Jo, Black Prince.

Reviewed 8 February 2018

In August will be on our third holiday, staff always informative and good natured. The barges were spotless and well stocked, I have no reservation about recommending these holidays to anyone, be they beginners or veterans.

Thank David D
Jo T, Guest Relations Manager at Black Prince Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2018

Thank you for your review David, much appreciated. We look forward to welcoming you in August.

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Dear Sir/ Madam, Thank you for your message, please be reassured that everything is fine with Black Prince. Please try going to our website, (search Black Prince holidays) and go to 'contact us' in the right hand corner... More
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