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    Narrow boat buying made easy

    Lakeland Leisure Boat Sales is a family-run business operating at Great Haywood Marina in the Midlands.

    Whether you're looking to upgrade your narrow boat, or are thinking of purchasing your first, we are here to help.

    With a wide range of narrow boats to suit all needs and budgets, it's easy to find the right one for you. We have expert staff on hand to offer advice when you're making your decision. And we'll still be there for you when it comes to ongoing maintenance and repairs.

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    “5 Stars! I’ve been there visiting a boat. They weren't just helpful but very kind as well, they didn't rush answering my question. Recommended”

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    "Great staff ... Very down to earth, can't do enough for you."

    GH recommend v2

    "Excellent throughout, professional attitude – especially when a problem did occur with the boat. Having sold boats myself I was impressed with their attitude, approachability and professionalism."

    GH recommend v2

    "You have been so generous with your knowledge and your time and for that I’m eternally grateful, it’s made a rather daunting task really enjoyable and I’ve loved doing business with you. I cannot thank you enough for all your help. Thanks so much."

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    In Great Haywood Marina

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    Find Great Haywood's Narrow Boats For Sale, West Midlands

    Great Haywood Marina operates a Lakeland Leisure Boat Sales brokerage here in Staffordshire, West Midlands, on the Trent & Mersey Canal.

    Find us at:

    Mill Lane
    Great Haywood
    ST18 0RQ

    Or alternatively via the What3Words address: ///fetching.younger.tickles

    Email Call 01889 883713

    By Car

    The Marina is just off Mill Lane, leaving Great Haywood village heading north-west. The nearest motorway is the M6. Leave the M6 at junction 14, taking the A34 exit to Stafford. At the roundabout take the 1st exit onto the A34. Approaching the second roundabout take the 2nd exit onto Beaconside A513. At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Weston Road A518.

    At the roundabout take the 3rd exit onto Blackheath Lane. Turn left onto Tixall Road and follow for 3 miles. Turn right onto Mill Lane. Follow Mill Lane until you arrive at Canalside Farm Shop & Café. You will see signage for Great Haywood Marina. If you arrive in Great Haywood village, you have gone too far. The drive from the M6 takes no longer than 20 minutes.

    By Rail

    The nearest train station is Stafford Train Station. For information on arriving at Stafford via train from your current location, please refer to

    By Boat

    Great Haywood Marina is located on the Trent & Mersey Canal, parallel to the River Trent. To plan your journey to Great Haywood Marina via the waterways, please refer to Trent & Mersey Canal information on the Canal & River Trust website.

    By Bus

    The 825 – Stafford bus stops in the village itself. For details on timetables and specific routes, please click here.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Boats are gaining a lot of traction recently as they offer various advantages. Aside from serving as an extra home, buying an inland narrow boat can be used for leisure, business, or even as an investment. Many people are drawn to this idea due to the flexible and versatile options it presents. Some people might even choose to live on their boat full-time!

    But if you’re not sure about whether it’s for you, then this FAQ should help.

    What are the running costs of owning a boat?
    Booking a boat survey?
    What’s the difference between a Cruiser Stern, Semi-Trad and Traditional narrowboat?
    Can I moor my boat anywhere along the canals and how long can I stay?
    Pump Out or Cassette? Which is best?
    How do I get hot water on a boat?
    What about heating on a boat?
    How much diesel do I need to run my boat?

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