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Fifty Berth Narrowboat Marina

Fifty Berth Narrowboat Marina

Located within the heart of the historic town of Northwich, the new Quay of online moorings has been developed as part of the regeneration of the centre of Northwich. Featuring 50 spacious berths with electric hook up and water and accessible via secured access gates, the Marina facilities provide modern toilets, showers and Elsan disposal. Gas and coal are available.

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On The River Weaver

The marina is based on a wide section of the River Weaver between the two swing bridges adjacent to the town centre of Northwich. Access to the river weaver from the Trent and Mersey and Shropshire Union via the Anderton Boat lift

All the amenities of central Northwich including shops restaurant’s and new Waitrose store are nearby, and the motorway network is within easy access. Northwich Quay is a mooring with a difference.

Anderton Boat Lift
On The River Weaver


  • We had a three night stay at Northwich Quay 2nd visit this year. We are made so welcome from Heather And All the boat owners in the Quay, It is a pleasure to go back. Looking forward to seeing you all again next year.

    Donna and Vince

    Takara Hotel Boat

    Donna and Vincent Jones
  • “Lovely place to rest and sit and look at the birds on the water, so quiet and peaceful”

    “Also a lovely place to eat your lunch or an ice cream on a hot summers day , we love it.”

    “It’s clean and tidy as well and it’s right near Waitrose and the town centre”

    Kerry Anne Allcock
  • “We went to Northwich key a while ago via the Anderton boat lift of course and the whole experience was a very positive one”

    “The Quay is well maintained n managed and the Town is close enough for quite a few visits. We were there With grandchildren and they enjoyed it because of its proximity and, being teenagers, they could pop into town have a mooch n escape the oldies!”

    “Carry on the good work n we r sure we will see you again sometime in the future best wishes!”

    Margie and Derek Bell
  • We moored up for a couple of nights at Northwich Quay Marina last week”

    “Heather (the manager) was very welcoming and we were really impressed with the facilities and location. It is a very safe and secure setting whilst having easy access to the town centre/shopping etc”

    “We thoroughly recommend a visit/stay here if you are on the River Weaver (which is a beautiful river, easily accessed free of charge at Anderton!).”

    “Thanks very much Heather – we hope to return at some stage!”

    Alan & Heather Morgan on narrowboat ‘Pied Piper’
  • “We moored up here for the winter, with the knowledge that it was safe and secure under Heather and Ades care.”

    “Recently we decided to sell the boat , Heather told a potential moorer about it and it sold! We can’t thank Heather enough for all the help with that, and believe the new owner of Brew is taking her back to “The Keys” a wise move!”

    “We have lovely friends there who will make her really welcome, Thank You,”

    Dave & Stella Sheen
  • “Lovely marina, great manager.”

    “Would recommend!”

    Natalie Rollins
  • “Lovely moorings”

    “Very helpful people so eager to please and help x”

    Barbara Finch
  • “We enjoy visiting Northwich Quay. Heather and Adrian have so much time for their customers.”

    “Always a warm welcome and a friendly atmosphere. Nothing is too much trouble.”

    “We would thoroughly recommend a visit. Looking forward to visiting again.”

    Marianne Reanney
  • “Pulled in to Northwich dropped in at the marina”

    “Wow what a change! Lovely place manager was really helpful and friendly”

    “If we move our boat next year we would certainly consider morning here. It’s the best moorings on the Weaver and the surrounding area.!”

    Mark Chellingworth
  • “We stayed here for 2 nights at the weekend as all the visitor moorings in Northwich were taken”.

    “We received a lovely welcome from Heather and others mooring there.”

    “The showers, toilets and facilities were very clean. Despite being in the centre of town it was not noisy and the shops, bars & cafés all in easy reach”

    “We will deffo return one day!”


    Jan & Ged (on narrowboat ‘Dabbling’)