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Review: Beacon Park Boats

Cruise - Canal Cruise

Hillside Road, Llangattock, Crickhowell, NP8 1EQ, United Kingdom

Canal cruising in style

  • By SilverTraveller AuntDahlia

    4 reviews

  • June 2019
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If you’d like to try canal cruising but don’t fancy roughing it, take a look at Beacon Park Boats. Based on the Monmouth and Brecon Canal, which runs through the breathtaking Brecon Beacons National Park, Beacon Park specialise in top-notch vessels with features including fixed double beds, central heating and DVD players – some even have hot tubs.
The Monmouth and Brecon canal is a landlocked contour canal, built for wider vessels than conventional narrowboats, so Beacon Park’s boats are typically more spacious and suited for larger groups – the fleet includes a converted Dutch barge. The canal itself is fairly easy to navigate, with just a few locks to negotiate, but it has everything you’d look for, including a tunnel and an aqueduct, as well as plenty of excellent pubs along the way. Not cheap, but an experience to treasure.

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