Covid-19 & The New Year

After we were allowed to reopen on July 19th 2021, when restrictions where lifted, the response for bookings has ben unbelievable.
A huge thank you to all our customers in 2021 and we’re looking forward to 2022.

Please click here to keep an eye on our Facebook page for any updates regarding reopening.


If you have booked one of our scenic daytime trips then all vouchers sold by Boatel will be honoured for a further 12 months from their expiry date. All missed booking due to lockdown from 2020 & 2021 can contact us to arrange a new date and get the party going again!

The North West’s best floating venue!

The Royal Sovereign is located in Chorley, Lancashire and is the largest boat on the Leeds to Liverpool canal, capable of holding 60 guests. We are the one stop party venue who will run your entire cruise from food to entertainment, all under 1 price.

Cruises run 7 days a week, day or night starting from 1.5 hours to as long as you like

Hen Parties, Birthday, Anniversaries, Scenic Cruises, Corporate meetings. Children’s Parties,
Cream Tea Cruises, Christmas Works Party. Just want a get together with friends? Whatever the occasion, we will transform your occasion into a truly memorable celebration.

Drinks & Snacks

Inside our central heated cabin you’ll find enough seating for 60 guests, a fully stocked bar serving draught, spirits, snacks and soft drinks. We have a dedicated hardwood dancefloor and DJ setup with full sound and lighting system.

Ideal for a party with a difference or meetings without distractions.

Please call our office on 01257 273269 for more information or contact us here

Where Are We?

Boatel is located just off junction 8 of the M61 in Chorley, Lancashire.
Boatel Party Cruises
Botany Bay Boatyard

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