Press Reviews

Press Reviews 2016

Review from the Telegraph

TheTelegraph Review

Late 2015 we were contacted by the Daily Telegraph Travel Editor, who wanted to do a review trip of our Tidal Thames trip. This took place in April and their Review appeared in the paper on Saturday 2 July.

 

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/destinations/europe/united-kingdom/england/london/articles/why-this-luxury-narrowboat-offers-an-unrivalled-perspective-on-london/

 

 

 

 

Review from Exclusively British

Exclusively British Review

 

We invited a travel writer from Exclusively British Magazine to spend some time with us.  Jessica, husband Adrian and their  2 daughters spent a couple of days on Kailani from Warwick to Braunston.

You can read their report here.
http://exclusivelybritishmagazine.co.uk/hotel-boat-kailani/

 

 

 

 

 

 

Vicky and Chris from Eat Sleep Love Travel also spent  a few days with us between Braunston and Blisworth.  You can read Vicky and Chris’s review here  https://eatsleeplovetravel.com/2016/04/06/midlands-hotel-boat-kailani-cruising-the-grand-union-canal/

 

 

Press Reviews 2015

The Times Review from Matt Howells

Matt Howells Times Review

 

Matt Howells and family recently came on board Kailani. Matt holds a senior position with The Times Newspaper and his glowing account of their boating experience was published on Saturday 23rd May 2015.

 

 

 

Mirror Review

Julia Rampen’s Daily Mirror Review

 

 

Julia Rampen from the Mirror Group brought 3 of her friends for a canal cruise during April.  This was a group of four 27 year olds who had a memorable time with us.  The review appeared in the Daily Mirror on Saturday 23rd May.

 

 

 

You can read Julia Rampen’s review at http://www.mirror.co.uk/lifestyle/travel/british-breaks/enjoy-stay-five-star-hotel-difference-5744397

Review from Cotswolds Life

Katie Jarvis Cotswolds Life Review

 

Katie Jarvis, her husband and two sons enjoyed a two day trip on the Grand Union Canal recently.  Katie is Senior Writer for the Cotswolds Life Magazine, which has published her review in the June 2015 edition. Katie compared Kailani with her previous boating experiences, some of which are quite amusing.

 

 

 

Daily Star 2015

Review from the Daily Star 2015

 

 

We entertained a family recently on Kailani.  Barry Roberts, his wife and daughter travelled from Berkhamsted to Linslade.  Barry is a sub editor with the Daily Star Newspaper.  The whole family were most impressed with their boating experience and Barry favoured us with a glowing report.

You can read Barry’s report in full at http://www.dailystar.co.uk/travel/adventure/439911/Boat-canal-trip-Kailani-Tring

 

 

Press Reviews 2013

IWA Festival review

Waterways World Review

IWA Festival review

Waterways World Review

 

Our first attendance at a boat fetsival was the IWA Festival at Watford  in July 2013.  Waterways World Magazine did a feature on Kailani and gave us a glowing report.

During the festival Kailani was awarded the Lionel Monk Trophy for the best Commercially built boat, 2013.

 

 

Hotel Boat Kailani