Private Hire

Here at Georgie’s Canal Cruises we love to share your celebrations. Why not enquire about our exclusive, private hire with your preferred date and requirements?

Georgie Kate is available 7 days a week, all year round either in or out of our scheduled charters and holds up to 28 guests.

Maybe its corporate or pleasure, maybe its an excursion or a gathering, christening or a wedding, hen party or stag party, a birthday or a funeral. What ever the occasion we have a package to match your needs.

You can hire Georgie Kate with a 2 hour cruise or stationary and with or without a food package. As we are a licenced premises only drinks that have been purchased on board may be consumed.

Whatever your requirements, we aim to work with you to make your experience as enjoyable as possible.

For dates unavailable on our booking calendar please email us to discuss further at info@georgiescanalcruises.co.uk

Prices with food packages

Exclusive hire with one of our food packages would be:

Up to 10 persons – £200 hire charge plus food per person

Up to 16 persons – £145 hire charge plus food per person

Up to 22 persons – £100 hire charge plus food per person

Up to 26 persons – £75 hire charge plus food per person

This is including a 2 hour cruise.

An additional cost of £80 for each extra hour hired is also available.. Due to our size and being able to turn around at certain locations on our canal routes, additional hours added may be a stoppage on the canals linear rather than continuous cruising. This would depend on canal route and time of year with canal traffic. Take advantage of a stoppage and enjoy a drink at The boat pub in Penkridge or The Moat House at Acton Trussel. Must be requested up on booking

OFF PEAK PRIVATE HIRE OPTION (with food only)

Mondays, Tuesday & Wednesdays 6pm (subject to availability – times can be flexible upon request)

Why not take advantage of our off peak cruising days and times and pay less for your exclusivity.

Up to 10 persons – Normally £200 hire charge plus food per person  = TOTAL WITH OFF PEAK DISCOUNT – £140

Up to 16 persons – Normally £145 hire charge plus food per person  = TOTAL WITH OFF PEAK DISCOUNT £100.00

16 to 28 persons – No exclusive hire charge

Prices without food packages

Hire Georgie Kate with a 2 hour cruise for up to 28 persons and request to use our on board bar for £450.  This is available – Evenings Sunday to Thursday after 3pm (some availability at weekend between the months of October and March dependant on availability)

Hire Georgie Kate without cruise for £80 per hour – perfect for meetings or gatherings. This would be stationary with out a cruise and based at Teddesley. Should the bar be required Optional staff can be requested for an additional £10.00 per hour

(If you are situated in between Penkridge and Acton Trussell, then why not enquire about us bringing Georgie Kate to you. Additional charges would apply)

You are UNABLE to bring your own food and drinks on board

Food Packages available

Afternoon tea (all options found on our menu tab)  includes Afternoon tea with sandwiches and a selection of cakes and scone with clotted cream and jam, unlimited tea or coffee also included £27.50 per person

Beauty and the Beast Afternoon tea including prosecco, and themed decoration including the afternoon tea stand £32.50 per person

Baby Shower themed Afternoon tea – includes the standard afternoon tea plus a glass of prosecco or elderflower fizz for the mum to be or designated drivers, additional iced baby grow biscuit favour in choice of pink, blue or yellow, an additional standard sized cupcake topped as a baby in sugar craft, plus baby shower napkins and baby prediction cards – £32.50 per person

Hen Party Themed afternoon tea -includes the standard afternoon tea a glass of prosecco or elderflower fizz mocktail for designated drivers, additional L plate biscuit favour in choice of pink and white/gold and black/red and black, an additional standard sized cupcake topped as a bride in sugar craft, plus bride to be napkins and advise to the bride cards – £32.50 per person

Birthday Themed Afternoon Tea – Includes the standard afternoon tea, with a glass of prosecco or Elderflower fizz for designated drivers. Plus an additional birthday biscuit favour in choice of colour and a topped cupcake on the cake stand with choice of Happy Birthday topper or a birthday number, birthday cake flag on each tea stand and Birthday napkins – £32.50 per person

Fish & Chips Option of Mini Fish and Chips or standard Fish and chips

Standard Fish and chip cruises £23.50

Mini Fish and Chips £18.50 – Available on Weekday Wednesday or all week evening cruises only

Add a dessert option to your party in advance upon booking for an additional £3.50 per person and make a saving

(see our Fish and Chip tab for more details)

Sunday Dinner cruise – Enjoy a 2 hour cruise with a Sunday dinner, choice of dessert and optional tea or coffee. Pre order required at least 2 weeks before – £30.00 pp

Italian Evenings – 2 hour evening dinner cruise. Arrive with Bread, olives and dipping oil to start, a choice of main course and choice of dessert – £32.00

Pizza and Prosecco – 2 hour cruise with choice of prosecco and bottomless prosecco – £28.50 per person

Curry Nights – Working with Flames in Penkridge we bring you our curry evenings £30.00 per person Includes a 2 hour cruising experience. Includes Poppadom starter on arrival, sharing portion of rice and Naan bread and a choice of Curry from our seasonal selection. Finished with a trio of desserts.

Cheese & Wine option including a stand of cheese, breads, crackers, chutney and grapes plus 500ml carafe of wine for £30.00 per person.

Gin, Cocktails & Canape cruises. Included is a prosecco arrival beverage, an additional cocktail included and a selection of our favourite canape’s £30.00 per person

Continental Breakfast option including a selection of pastries, toast, fruits, muffins, juice, cereal plus unlimited tea and coffee at £18.50 per person.

Full English Breakfast £ 23.50 per person – includes optional continental on board and a Full English breakfast with unlimited tea or coffee  (vegetarian available upon request)

Cream tea option including scone, clotted cream, jam and unlimited tea and coffee for £17.50 per person.

Soup and bread roll cruise, with unlimited tea or coffee for £17.50 per person

All bookings require a £10 NON REFUNDABLE deposit per person plus any additional private hire charges on confirmation of booking, remaining balance is required 2 weeks prior to your scheduled cruise.