Melody

(Narrowboat: Length 65’ Beam 6’6”)

Designed and equipped for families or groups of friends with a seriously ill or disabled member to hire for holidays on a weekly basis. Sleeps a maximum of eight people and can take a manual wheelchair (not electric).

  • Two hydraulic lifts for easy access to front and rear decks
  • Easy to handle with tiller steering
  • Cabin floor is fully covered to provide a warm non-slip surface. Radiators throughout for central heating when required
  • Side hatches can be opened for sunny days. The forward cabin windows are at low level for easy viewing
  • Two toilets and one shower
  • Television with DVD player and radio
  • Life jackets and buoyancy aids provided
  • Fully equipped galley with cooker, large fridge, sink unit, microwave, cupboards and all necessary utensils, cutlery, crockery etc
  • Eight berths are provided, but the use of berths depends on the mix of passengers and the disability. Each bed has its own reading light
  • Bedding is provided and consists of bottom sheet, continental quilt and cover, pillow and pillowcase. Towels and tea towels are provided. Please bring any extra bedding if required.
  • Electricity supply is 12v. There is also a 150v inverter for providing 240v direct from the boat’s batteries for charging mobile phones etc.
  • No smoking is permitted on the boat, other than outside on deck.

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