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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. 

- 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!
 

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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  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    559
  • Very Good
    314
  • Average
    64
  • Poor
    17
  • Terrible
    17

Recent Reviews:

  • Marie H
    Oxford, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Pleasantly surprised
    4 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 24th June 2018
    This was somewhere my husband had always wanted to visit and I must admit that I was sceptical that there would be enough to keep me interested. I have to be honest and say that I was pleasantly... Read full review
  • parky6969
    Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    23 June 2018
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 24th June 2018
    Well got to the boat lift decided to eat in the cafe. So we had a few different things and it was really very nice all freshly made and the lady serving us was so pleasant which makes a big change... Read full review
  • Alun J
    Liverpool, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Nice place to visit
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 23rd June 2018
    Great place to see lots of parking and good to walk the dog. Plenty of space for children to play in the surrounding areas. Can walk to the flashes from there which is lovely for dog walking. Read full review

Facilities

Attraction Facilities

  • All Weather Attraction

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.

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

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).

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.

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

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

Opening Times

High Season (30 Mar 2018 - 31 July 2018)
DayTimes
Monday - Friday09:30 - 16:00
Saturday - Sunday09:30 - 17:30
High Season (1 Aug 2018 - 31 Aug 2018)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday09:30 - 17:30
Bank Holiday09:30 - 17:30
Low Season (1 Sept 2018 - 30 Sept 2018)
DayTimes
Monday - Friday09:30 - 16:00
Saturday - Sunday09:30 - 17:30
Low Season (1 Oct 2018 - 4 Nov 2018)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday09:30 - 16:00
Low Season (1 Jan 2019 - 29 Mar 2019)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday09:30 - 16:00

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

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