Welcome To
Georgie’s Canal Cruises

Welcome To
Georgie’s Canal Cruises

About Georgie’s

Based in the heart of Staffordshire along one of Britain’s most beautiful canal networks. Enjoy an afternoon or evening on one of our Scheduled cruises onboard our Restaurant boat, Georgie Kate. Located just outside the village of Penkridge, with easy access routes from Junctions 12 or 13 of the M6 or a short taxi drive or 40 minute walk from Penkridge train station. We offer all year round cruises for all occasions, including baby showers, hen parties, birthdays, anniversaries and private functions. Alternatively, why not take the helm and enjoy a full day out on our self drive day hire boat, Elsie Elizabeth from Gailey Wharf, situated just off the A5, between Gailey island and the M6 J12. Can’t join us on the water? We can bring the sprinkle of Georgie magic to you with our selection of Grazing boxes, afternoon tea gift boxes, buffets and celebration cakes What ever your gathering, we can tailor your perfect get together. Take a look around our page for more information on our boats, schedules and availability, or you can follow us on Facebook, Instagram or TikTok for all our latest updates Thank you for popping through. We cant wait to welcome you.

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  • Georgie Kate from Penkridge

    Our 28 seater restaurant boat offering 2 hour long cruises all year round. Fully licenced bar on board, toilet facilities and on site parking. Book on to one of our scheduled cruises or make it private and let us take care of your celebrations From 2022, Georgie kate is also licenced for weddings, civil partnerships and baby naming ceremonies
  • Elsie Elizabeth from Gailey

    Our self drive day boat Elsie, is available all year round for up to 8 people. Team building day? Celebration? or just something different to do with the kids exploring? Lock free leisurely experience our favourite down to Autherley Junction with the Anchor pub on route for a pitstop or divert over to the golf course and check out their fantastic new development Jurassic Creek
  • Celebration cakes

    Established in April 2013, this is where Georgie’s all began! I started making celebration cakes from home whilst on maternity and building a portfolio whilst teaching myself as i went along. We still offer a large range of celebration cakes, cupcakes, biscuits, brownies and so much more. What ever your celebration, get in touch
  • Grazing Boxes and Buffets

    You can now pre order our Grazing gift boxes or buffets for collection from Penkridge. Perfect for a picnic, gathering, celebration or work function. Please read ahead for more information or contact us to book a date.
  • Private Functions

    Our restaurant boat, Georgie Kate can offer private hire for up to 28 persons all year round. what ever your celebration or gathering we love making your time with us extra special.


What our customers are saying

  • Just enjoyed a lovely Sunday lunch experience on this barge. The food was excellent, delivered piping hot with lots of fresh veg and jugs of gravy. The customer service is faultless, all staff are pleasant and helpful serving the food and drinks efficiently with a smile. Thank you everyone.
  • We had a wonderful afternoon tea today on the canal cruises. Everyone was extremely friendly and friendly. Fabulous. Afternoon tea was delicious and constant filling of tea and coffee. Very enjoyable will definitely return.
  • My sister took me for an afternoon tea cruise, for my 70th birthday. Thoroughly enjoyed it – two hours of gentle cruising going through two locks whilst enjoying some lovely food along with unlimited tea and coffee. The star were lovely and ensured that we had a great time ……..it was a brilliant experience
  • A really delightful, relaxing experience with a lovely afternoon tea in superb countryside. Pleasant, helpful staff and very highly recommended Check their website as they do other food-based experiences as well Don’t miss it!
  • Lovely afternoon tea. Lovely boat. Young ladies serving us were so pleasant and polite. Really was a pleasurable experience. Wel done.
  • “We had the Jubilee Afternoon tea on Friday 3rd June for a surprise 70th birthday treat for our mom ,absolutely faultless from start to finish lovely food and great staff who couldn’t do enough for the customers on board so a massive thank you from us all ..”

  • “Great couple of hours on the canal.. couldnt fault it… lunch was fab and the eton mess pud to die for.. staff were lovely.. 100% recommend georgies canal cruises”

  • “Amazing day on the canal with the family on the day boat. booked last minute Thursday for today great service from start to finish
    Boat is fully equipped with everything you need for a day on the water. would definitely recommend for up to 8 people kids loved it especially the locks we started from Gailey Wharf and 9am this morning and went down to the moat house at Acton Trussell and back to Gailey, 20 locks in total there and back. we took a picnic and stopped half way but there are pubs to stop at along the way.
    Thanks to the Georgie’s canal boat team for the fabulous opportunity and service you will definitely be seeing us again soon”