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Alvechurch Marina, Scarfield Wharf, Alvechurch, Worcestershire, United Kingdom
Climb aboard your floating home to enjoy a unique excursion along the relaxing waterways through the heart of England. Situated upon the lush green banks of a bustling canal network, Alvechurch Marina is the ideal setting to explore the stunning sites of Black Country.
Embark on a canal-side adventure to discover Birmingham city centre where Symphony Hall, the International Convention Centre and the Sea Life Centre await your arrival. Drift along leisurely or branch off to the impressive Netherton Tunnel or the award-winning Black Country Museum. Visit Worcester Cathedral or Packwood House along the way—or take a family outing to the Drayton Manor Theme Park and Kingsbury Water Park.
Brightly colored and adorned with all the comforts of home, the four-berth Abbey Class boat offers just what you need for a journey through England’s secret highway of water canals. To accommodate your need for space, the four-berth Abbey Class is 49 feet with either two single beds or a double bed, and one restroom. The six-berth Castle Class boat is 66 feet with your choice of up to two double beds or four single beds, and two restrooms. Each canal boat features a well-equipped kitchen and dining area.
The 4 berth Abbey Class boat is 49 feet with one toilet. The 6 berth Castle Class boat is 66 feet with two toilets.
Experiences and Nearby Activities
Onsite Amenities and Activities
Guest Accommodation Information
Enjoy the thrill of adventure while relaxing on a comfortable 4/6 berth narrow boat on the Worcester Birmingham Canal from Alvechurch Marina. Enjoy features including a double berth, twin/single berths and a dinette double berth. Additional amenities include fully-equipped kitchen, central heating, TV/ DVD, radio/CD stereo and two bathrooms with shower.
|General Room Amenities|
|Twin / Single Bed|
|Maximum Occupancy: 6|
|Private Occupancy: 4|
Maps, Directions & GPS
44 121 4451133
Alternate Directions: From Birmingham International Airport you can take a taxi to the boat yard (about 30 mins) or take a train from Birmingham International rail station to Birmingham New Street then follow directions by rail.
From Luton, Heathrow, Gatwick or Stanstead airports. Take the inter airport coach service to Birmingham International airport and then follow directions as above. Alternatively take a train to London then follow directions by rail.
Airport: Birmingham Airport
Directions to Resort: From Birmingham International airport you can take a taxi to the boat yard (about 30 mins) or take a train from Birmingham International rail station to Birmingham New Street then follow directions by rail.
Services & Amenities
News & Events
|Check In Day: Sunday. Only weekly stays are offered at this resort.|
|Check in time: 14:30|
|Check out time: 10:00|
|Pet rules, charges and/or documentation: Pets are charged at £30 each (normally a maximum of two pets)|
|Utilities: We recommend you purchase a £50 non-refundable accidental damage waiver (ADW) before you begin your journey. Please ask for details when you check-in at the marina. A fuel deposit of £90 per week is payable against the cost of diesel used. This will be offset against the actual cost of diesel used, and an appropriate refund/extra charge made. For utilities, please note that the boat starts with empty holding tank(s) which with careful use will last for a week. The cost of any additional toilet tank emptying during the week are the user’s responsibility. The water tank is full but needs topping up daily if possible. Gas is provided from bottles for which you will find safety and user instructions contained in the boats own manual. If you are on board for more than a week, the marine will explain the procedure for pumpouts and refuelling. All these expenses are subject to change without prior notice.|
|Rental Phone: +44(0) 800 358 6991|
|Highlights: For further information, visit www.alvechurchmarina.com|
Accessibility Corporate Statement
Diamond Resorts is committed to providing stress-free holidays to our members, owners and guests. We take into consideration the needs of those who have a visual or hearing impairment, or a mobility access requirement.
We have an ongoing program of commitment which consists of:
- Ensuring we comply with the current accessibility legislation.
- Making appropriate enhancements (where possible) to resorts and resort plans.
- Offering a wide range of accessibility aids.
- Improving internal awareness and training.
- Offering an appointed Accessibility Ambassador in each Resort, to take care and assist our members, owners and guests with accessibility needs.
- Providing accurate information on our website, including information on access, available facilities and accessibility aids.
- Communicating with our members via regular disability forums and surveys to identify areas for improvement.
- Producing compliant literature and communicating within the same guidelines.
*Note: Please bear in mind that accessibility aids may vary from resort to resort.
We have ADA amenities available. For any guests needing assistance, or if you have any questions/comments regarding the above, please contact us at: