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On since 2023

Last update: March 2024

If you're looking for a unique, affordable venue for your wedding reception, Skipton Boat Trips invites you to step aboard their beautiful wood-panelled canal boat and experience the serenity of the Leeds and Liverpool Canal as you glide through the countryside and celebrate your love and the beginning of a new and exciting chapter of your life story.

Facilities and Capacity

The Dalesman dining boat has space for up to 46 passengers. The vessel has a sound system, microphones, and a full bar, offering a fine selection of proseccos, wines, spirits, beers, and local ales. There are also two toilets onboard for your convenience. During your trip, you will have the opportunity to stop in the magnificent Farnhill Wood for photos.

Services Offered

The Skipton Boat Trips crew will collect you outside the Skipton registry office or meet you at the wharf, so all you have to do is relax and enjoy the journey. You can treat your guests to a delicious afternoon tea, a hearty lunch, a ploughman's lunch, a roast dinner, a three-course dinner, or fish and chips, and the crew will serve everything right to your table! Drink packages are also available and include everything from welcome drinks to beverage tokens and a prosecco or champagne toast. The Skipton Boat Trips is determined to ensure that your special day is picture-perfect from start to finish. They'll provide complimentary decorations, including white balloons, bunting, tablecloths, table runners, wedding signs, and fresh seasonal flowers. There also happy to include additional decorations and special touches to help personalise your experience. They're at the helm, but you're in control! Contact the Skipton Boat Trips crew today to begin planning the wedding reception experience of a lifetime!

  • Woman-owned

Frequently asked questions

Venue type:

In the country
Coastal weddings
Unusual weddings
Unique weddings

Dining options:

Seated meal facilities
Alcohol licence
In-house catering

Evening entertainment:

Evening reception facilities

Venue staff assistance:

Wedding coordinator

Other features:

Exclusive use
Car parking
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3 Coach Street BD23 1LH Skipton (North Yorkshire)
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