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?


Whatever your celebration or gathering let us accommodate you, including: Birthdays, Weddings, Christenings, Hen Parties, Baby Showers, Stag Party, Proposals, Anniversaries, Funerals, WI Groups, Corporate Events, Coach Parties, Gym Groups, Monthly Meets, Church Groups, School Trips, Brownies, Guides, Scouts and Rainbows.

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 us opening for your event at

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

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.


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

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 £32.00 per person, Children £22.50.

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 £24.50.
Mini Fish and Chips £20.00 – Available on Weekdays or week day evenings 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 Chips 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 children £25.00.

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 – £32.00 per person.

Curry Nights
Working with Flames in Penkridge we bring you our curry evenings £32.00 per person Children £22.00 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.

Beer & Burger Cruise
Pre order from our Burger menu in advance and includes a bottled beer. Additional drinks and desserts available on board £28.50 per person Children £16.50.

Tapas Night
New to 2022 £32.00 per person Includes a selection of mini dishes savoury and sweet served through out your 2 hour cruise.

3 Course Dinner Cruise
£42.00 per person, Children £26.50 – Ask about which menus we have running seasonally.

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 £18.50 per person. Available weekdays only.

Soup and bread roll
Cruise, with unlimited tea or coffee for £18.50 per person. Available weekdays only.