Welcome to Blackwater Meadow Marina

Whether you’re visiting us to start your boating holiday or require any of our marina services, our helpful and professional team look forward to meeting you.

Skilled & professional staff

With our knowledge and expertise, you can be sure that whatever marina services you’re visiting us for, will be conducted in a professional and friendly manner.


Need our services? 
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We offer full marina services here at Hilperton, so if you need anything at all done to your boat both inside and out, whether it be a galley refit, blacking, or to have a new gas cooker fitted, get a no-obligation quote from us.

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Blackwater Meadow Marina Services Map


1 – Marina Entrance, 2 – Reception / Chandlery , 3 – Dry Dock, 4 – Paint Facility, 5 – Towpath Bridge, 6 – Workshop, 7 – Moorings, 8 – Holiday Apartment, 9 – Diesel / Water, 10 – Slipway, 11 – Refuse, 12 – Calor Gas

Printable version of this map

Day Boat Hire

Our day hire boat Lazy days can hold up to 10 people.

You’ll be cruising on the Llangollen Canal on the outskirts of the beautiful market town of Ellesmere in Shropshire which dates back to at least Anglo Saxon times.

From £99/Day

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Call us 01691 624391

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Want to book a holiday? Check Now.

If you know what you want and are ready to book, you can call our booking team on 0330 333 0590 or book online using the availability checker opposite.

All you have to do is choose your start location (you’re currently looking at holidays from Blackwater Meadow), the date you want to go and the type of boat you want to go on, all the rest is optional to further refine your search.

Boats available from Blackwater Meadow

Currently, the boats we have available at Blackwater are the 4 berth Weaver, the 6 or 7 berth Eagle class, the 8 berth Wye class and the Owl, which sleeps up to 10.