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Central Boat Parties

Frederick @ Gas Street Basin, Birmingham B1 2JT, England
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Excellent experience

I went on the canal boat 'Frederick' as part of a Hen Party and it was a fantastic night out. We... read more

Reviewed 19 February 2017
Ruth S
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Tamworth, United Kingdom
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The boat was ace

We had a great club party on the boat all members seemed to have a great time. The staff Jen and... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2016
Carl S
,
Stourbridge, United Kingdom
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Traditional narrow boat tours that meander along the surprisingly scenic canals of Birmingham. Daily departures leave from outside the Tap and Stile public house, Gas Street Basin. The boats are centrally heated and fully licensed to serve alcoholic and soft drinks. Boats are also available for private charter.
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“birthday party” (14 reviews)
“fairy lights” (3 reviews)
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Frederick @ Gas Street Basin, Birmingham B1 2JT, England
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Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

I went on the canal boat 'Frederick' as part of a Hen Party and it was a fantastic night out. We had the boat from 7pm to 10pm and it was great travelling up and down the canals whilst partying on board. The boat was...More

6  Thank Ruth S
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Reviewed 11 December 2016

We had a great club party on the boat all members seemed to have a great time. The staff Jen and Jan were really helpful and made our Christmas party go smoothly. My wife and I had a great dance on the open deck area...More

8  Thank Carl S
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Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Booked this boat for a leaving party Sep 2016. We couldn't have been happier with the service. Great price, very reasonable drinks and friendly staff. Would not hesitate to book them again!

6  Thank curly_em12
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Reviewed 23 September 2016

I found the website quite by accident whilst looking for something to do for my husband's Surprise 50th birthday party. We don't have a large family so I wanted a place that wouldn't look empty with not a lot of people! This fitted the bill...More

9  Thank DawnyJ68
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Reviewed 18 September 2016

We booked this boat trip for Mom's 85th birthday party and would highly recommend it, We all had a fantastic time. From the first inquiry to the day itself every thing ran very smoothly, very helpful and friendly service and very quick response to any...More

5  Thank wisedog2015
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Reviewed 30 July 2016

I could not recommend Central Boat Parties highly enough! Just had a fantastic evening party with them. Lots of very complimentary comments from friends and rellies. Thanks to Janet and John (For those of a certain age; Yes, you read that correctly!) Jenny was an...More

5  Thank gardenblake
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Reviewed 27 July 2016

I booked this for my partners 60th Birthday Party and highly recommend it. We had 38 guests of all ages and hired the boat for 3 hours. The party food was amazing and plenty of it. Booking was done by email and although I did...More

6  Thank 2836christine
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Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

I had my 50th birthday party aboard Frederick at the end of May. The only thing I can say about this is FANTASTIC. It was an absolutly brilliant afternoon. Jen and her team made my day wonderful. We took our own music and Jen had...More

6  Thank Louise C
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Reviewed 1 July 2016

I don't usually write reviews - but wanted to thank Jen for such a great time on the boat. She was extremely quick to respond to emails, and it was very easy to organise. The boat itself offered both an inside/outside area and the bar...More

5  Thank Rb0606
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Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Excellent night, excellent staff. Would recommend to anyone who wanted to do something different for a night out. One of my top birthdays ever in my 37 years

5  Thank Emma H
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