Canal Boat Hire Boat Information

The Grebe Class Canal Boats The Grebe class canal boat is rated 5 stars


Design : The Alvechurch Grebe is a 47ft long, 4 berth cruiser stern narrowboat. It has a quiet water-cooled diesel engine with simple to use controls.


Layout 1
The Grebe class layout 1

Layout 2
The Grebe class layout 2

Features : There is full radiator central heating on the boat. A 200 gallon water tank supplies the hot and cold running water. There is a double-filtered drinking water system. The flooring is easy clean vinyl.

On Board Facilities:

Television on board  DVD player on board  Towels on board  Linen on board  Hairdryer on board  Compact Disc player on board  Microwave on board  Coffee maker on board  Safe on board  Mains electric sockets on board  Mains electric sockets on board  Toaster on board  Carpets on board  Vacuum cleaner on board  Woodburner on board  

Saloon : Radio/CD player, colour TV/DVD player.

Bedding : Freshly laundered bedding is supplied for each crew member, as per your requirements. Additional bedding is available upon request. Towels are also supplied - one medium sized towel per crew member, and one hand towel per bathroom.

Kitchen : The kitchen is fully equipped and has a 4 burner gas cooker with grill and oven; refrigerator; sink and drainer; saucepans; cooking utensils; crockery and cutlery appropriate for the number of berths. There is plenty of storage space and work surfaces. Also supplied are a microwave; toaster and filter coffee machine.

Bathroom : The bathroom comes complete with a wash hand basin, electronically operated flush toilet, and a hip bath/shower. A 240v shaver socket is also available.