Welcome to the Venetian Marina website
If you want to buy or sell your narrow boat, you’ve come to the right place. We have one of the largest selections of narrow boats for sale in Cheshire North-West England, and plenty of genuine boat buyers looking for their perfect canal boat.
Our friendly team has been buying and selling narrow boats since 1971. We care about boats and we care about our customers, so you’ll find us helpful and knowledgeable to deal with. A lot of our business comes from word of mouth, including customers who have dealt with us for many years, and referred us to their friends; view our customer testimonials
to see what people have said about us.
Buying a narrow boat
If you’re buying a narrowboat, we aim to make your purchase as easy and pleasurable as possible. You can:
If you’re new to narrow boating, you may also find it useful to check out our videos. These cover everything from boat safety certificates to caring for your narrowboat. And if you’re not used to the technical stuff, our list of inland waterways terms will give you a head start. Please view the buying a narrow boat page for further details.
Selling a narrow boat
If you’re selling a narrow boat, we want to make the process hassle-free for you. So it’s worth knowing that:
- You can currently sell your narrowboat for an extremely competitive fee of 4% plus VAT (click here for more information).
- Venetian Marina is part of the UK’s biggest narrow boat brokerage, with around 120 boats for sale at any time
- We sell more than 250 boats every year – helping both people who are new to boating and experienced boaters who have been on the canals for years
- We offer a full narrow boat brokerage service - including free valuations anywhere on the inland waterways
- We only charge commission on the sale price – there are no hidden fees such as mooring or advertising costs
- We buy narrow boats for cash, if you’re looking to sell your boat quickly.
In short, our team understands how much your boat is worth and what buyers will pay for it. And with more than 3,500 active purchasers registered, we know who will be interested in buying your narrow boat. Just visit our narrow boat selling page to find out more.
Venetian Marina is based at Cholmondeston, close to historic Nantwich in Cheshire. Our location on the canal system is ideal for cruising the Cheshire Ring, Trent and Mersey, Shropshire Union or Llangollen canals.
To find out more, feel free to contact us at the marina seven days a week, or pop in to see our latest selection of narrow boats for sale.
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