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Based in Reading, Berkshire, The Narrowboat offers the unique opportunity to celebrate your special moments in a stunning location at the water’s edge. Whether hosting a wedding ceremony, reception, private dinner, party, or bespoke event, you can enjoy the beauty of this unparalleled setting.

Facilities and Capacity

The gem of The Narrowboat is its function room, The Majestic Bel, located within a stationary boat on the river.

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Frequently asked questions

Venue type:

In the country
Pub or restaurant
Unusual weddings
Unique weddings

Ceremony options:

Civil ceremony licence

Dining options:

Seated meal facilities
Alcohol licence
Buffet meal facilities
In-house catering

Evening entertainment:

Marquee available
Dance floor
Entertainment licence
Live band facilities
Evening reception facilities
DJ facilities

Overnight accommodation:

Overnight accommodation for wedding couple
Overnight accommodation for guests

Venue staff assistance:

Wedding coordinator

Other features:

Exclusive use
Car parking
Confetti permitted
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The Narrowboat, Blakes Lock, Gas Works Road RG1 3EQ Reading (Berkshire)
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