Anderton Boat Lift For Groups

Lift Lane, Anderton, Northwich, Cheshire, CW9 6FW

Tel: 01606 786777

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About Us

Anderton Boat Lift is Cheshire’s award-winning attraction; a Victorian masterpiece of waterway engineering, built in 1875. 

- 10% discount on lift and river trips for groups of 12 or more
- FREE admission and refreshment voucher for coach drivers
- Discounted catering packages (when booked in advance)
- FREE coach parking
- Only 5 miles from M56

NEW FOR 2018

Visitors will be entertained all year round with a jam-packed events schedule with everything from beer and music festivals to Easter and summer themed kids activities, re-enactment groups, fireworks, Santa Cruises and much more! PLUS with the brand new, fully-accessible, bespoke play area, it’s fun for all ages!
 

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Guide Prices

Extra trip times available for 12+ passengers
Catering packages available at discounted rates (must be booked at least 1 week before)
Free coach parking, driver admission and refreshment voucher
10 percent off anderton
Book either the first or last trip of the day and get an extra 10% off!
Book a Santa Cruise before 31 August and get an additional 10% off!

Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)
DayTimes
Monday - Friday09:30 - 16:00
Saturday - Sunday09:30 - 17:30
Bank Holiday09:30 - 17:30

* Consult website for further specific information for opening times throughout the year.

Directions

Road Directions

The Anderton Boat Lift can be accessed by regional motorway and rail networks. Below are directions by rail, bus and road to help visitors find their way to the Anderton Boat Lift.

Lift Ln, Northwich, Cheshire CW9 6FW, United Kingdom

Vehicle Parking Car Parking is available at the Anderton Boat Lift. Charges are £2 for up to three hours, or £3 all day. Charges will operate from 10am till 8pm daily. Coaches park for free. It is advisable to book coach parties in advance to ensure parking is available. Please contact us on 01606 872868 before your journey.

By Rail Local railway stations are available at Cuddington, Acton Bridge, Hartford, Greenbank, Northwich and Lostock Gralam. Telephone National Rail enquiries on 08457 484950 for train timetable details and prices.

By Bus Regular buses run to and from the Northwich area. 

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
    • Excellent
      711
    • Very Good
      375
    • Average
      76
    • Poor
      29
    • Terrible
      26

    Recent Reviews:

    • Loliplpool
      Aintree, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      Sunny Saturday stroll
      5 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 20th June 2021
      We were staying locally so decided to visit here and have a wall along the canal. Plenty of parking spaces and only cheap pay & display. Lovely canal walk, well maintained and looked after. The... Read full review
    • Y6263REyvonned
      Awesome
      5 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 11th July 2021
      Awesome... We had just finished a week on the Shropshire Union/Llangollen canal on a Narrowboat from Middlewich and had to visit this amazing construction and I'm so pleased we did. It is... Read full review
    • Reynards42
      Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      Impressive engineering
      4 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 25th July 2021
      Anderson boat lift, whilst in the area thought we’d check out this extraordinary piece of engineering. I checked the web page which said closed until further notice, then checked trip advisor which... Read full review

    Facilities

    Accessibility

    • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
    • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors
    • Guide Dogs Permitted
    • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
    • Ramp / Level Access
    • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

    Attraction Facilities

    • All Weather Attraction

    Catering

    • On-Site café/restaurant - The Coffee Shop is newly renovated serving fresh coffee, sandwiches, jacket potatoes, paninis, cakes and snacks.
    • Picnic Site - There are various locations to have a picnic, both on site and in the Northwich Community Woodlands.

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
    • Parking (charge) - Parking is charged at £2 for up to 3 hours and £3 for the day (until car park closing time).

    Payment Methods

    • Delta accepted
    • Groups Accepted
    • Maestro accepted
    • MasterCard accepted
    • Min group size - To be classed as a group we require a minimum of 12 paying members in the party.
    • Special group rates
    • Visa accepted

    Provider Facilities

    • Conference facilities
    • Event Venue
    • Toilets

    Provider Features

    • Indoor Attraction - The two-storey Visitor Centre, Coffee Shop and Gift Shop are all indoors. The Boat Trip is also completely covered.
    • Marketing Cheshire Member
    • No Smoking Attraction
    • Outdoor Attraction
    • Village Location - We are Located in the village of Anderton, just north of Northwich Town Centre.

    Target Markets

    • Family Fun
    • Marketed Towards Children
    • Marketed Towards Families
    • Marketed Towards Senior Citizens

    Tours and Demonstrations

    • Demonstrations Given
    • Educational Visits Accepted
    • Guided Tours Available for Groups
    • Guided Tours Available for Individuals

    Travel & Trade

    • Group discounts available
    • Min group size numeric qualifier - 12
    • Wi-fi available

    Contact Us

    Tel: 01606 786777

    Tel: 01606 786777

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