Halseyon Days Facilities


The following provides an overview of the features of Halseyon Days. For ease of reference, we have organised the list in alphabetical order. Halseyon Days has been designed specifically for the purpose for which she is currently being used, namely the carriage of day passengers including those with mobility and various other challenges.

Our Narrowboat Halseyon Days in a Leicestershire Canal Lock

Boat AccessAccess - Access to Halseyon Days is either via steps or the hydraulic platform lift (84cm [33inches] x 115cm [45 inches]). Please click here for our Access Policy.

Audio Visual SystemAudio Visual System – An audio-visual system is fitted to the benefit of our guests.

AlcoholAlcohol – Please click here to access our FAQs and see the section on Alcohol.

Bow SeatingBow Area – The front of the boat has a covered seating area.

HeatingHeating – Fixed heating is located throughout the boat.

KitchenKitchen Facilities – Halseyon Days has a fridge, microwave, and electric water heater, for the use of guests, together with cups, plates, and cutlery. Washing facilities and supplies are also available. Note the Trust does not provide any food or drink for the use of guests although bottled water is available at a nominal cost.

ParkingParking: Free on-site parking is available at the marina.

Passenger LimitPassenger Numbers: Halseyon Days is limited to a maximum of 12 passengers including carers; please cleck here for FAQs and specifically the section on maximum numbers.

SafetySafety: Life jackets are available and must be worn in certain circumstances – please click here for FAQs and see ‘Buoyancy Aids.’

No SmokingSmoking (including vaping) – Please click here to access our FAQs and see the sections on Smoking/Vaping.

StorageStorage: There is a limited amount of storage for buggies and/or wheelchairs (for those who can transfer); please click here for FAQs and see Buggies and Wheelchair Storage.

ToiletToilet Facilities – A toilet is available for all guests and the toilet area can be easily adapted to privately accommodate wheelchair users and any person giving assistance. The WC area is fitted with handrails, assistance alarm, low height wash basin and privacy locks.

Halseyon Days Saloon
Halseyon Days Galley
Halseyon Days Toilet



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