Anderton Marina...

The Marina is adjacent to the famous Anderton Boat lift and situated just outside the Cheshire town of Northwich on the Trent and Mersey canal. It has lock free cruising to Middlewich and only one lock with a six inch level difference, connecting to the Bridgewater canal with its lock free run to Manchester. View Cruising routes and canal map here...

Anderton Marina
Uplands Road
Tel. 01606 79642

Fax. 01606 784540

(Please note that only the UK Boat Hire central booking office can give hire boat availability or answer booking enquiries Tel: 0330 333 590)

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Directions to Anderton Marina

Anderton Marina is situated in Cheshire just North of Northwich and close to the famous Anderton Boat lift.

By Road
From M6 (North & South): Leave M6 at junction with M56 and join M56 (West). Exit M56 at junction 10.
At the roundabout take the A559 signposted Northwich. In approximately 4.5 miles turn right signposted Comberbach.
Continue through Comberbach village and pass the Marbury Country Park. The next village is Anderton where you will find the Marina approximately 0.25 mile after the Anderton village sign on the left.

By Rail
From Manchester: Take the train to Northwich station.
From London & South: Take the train to Crewe and then change for service to Harford station.
From either station: Take a taxi to the Marina. If no taxis are waiting at the stations both have payphones with information on local taxi companies. You can plan your rail journey on this website

By Air
From Manchester airport: Take a taxi to the Marina.

By Taxi
The following Taxi companies will be pleased to provide a quotation to meet your flight upon arrival:

Anderton Travel, Unit 3, Daisy Bank Lane, Anderton, Cheshire, CW8 6AA
Tel: 01606 77701 / 01606 871002

Coach Travel
This website can help you plan your travel by coach in the UK.

Car Hire
The following car hire websites can help you organise car hire in the UK

If your travel arrangements require overnight accommodation here are details of some local Bed & Breakfast accommodation.

The Holly Bush, Little Leigh, Northwich, CW8 4QY
Tel: 01606 853196

Manor Farm, Cliff Road, Acton Bridge, Northwich, CW8 3QP
Tel: 01606 853181
Fax: 01606 853181

Park Villa Guest House, 9 Dyar terrace, Winnington, Northwich, Cheshire, CW8 4DN
Tel: 01606 74533

Quality Hotel, Northwich, Cheshire
Tel: 01606 44443

Food Shopping
There is a small post office / convenience shop in Anderton village. The nearest Supermarkets are a couple of miles away in the town of Northwich. There is a small shop on the marina with souvenirs and canal maps.

The Moorings Licensed Restaurant

Within the Marina reception building you will find "The Moorings" licensed restaurant serving a delicious choice of home cooked foods, snacks and freshly cut sandwiches.

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