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Boathouse under Pier 1 building, wigan Pier




Tel: 01942-836885

Mob: 07850-562043


Office / Phone Hours - 

Monday: 9am - 5:30pm

Tuesday: 9am- 5:30pm

Wednesday: 1pm-6pm

Thursday: 9am-5:30pm

Friday: 9am - 1:10pm

Saturday & Sunday: Closed

  • Holds up to 40 guests

  • No Minimum number of passengers required

  • Fully Qualififed Captain & Crew (Some enhanced CRB checked)

  • Complimentary Decorations

  • Fully Licenced well-stocked bar offering branded alcohol, soft drinks & hot drinks at sensible prices

  • Entertainment system - compatible with CD/MP3/IPOD/Smartphone and USB (music must be in mp3 format.

  • Add Extras to make your cruise extra special.

Weekend Afternoon/Evening Cruise prices​

 (5pm Friday to 2.30am Monday and public holidays)

The most popular cruise times are 4 to 6 hours  

3 Hour Cruise (Experience 2 locks) - £340

4 Hours Cruise (Experience 2 Locks) - £370

*** Most Popular - 4 Hour Cruise Only £9.25 per person ***

Based on a 4 hours cruise with 40 passengers

Further hours after 4 hours are charged per hour.

Midweek Afternoon/Evening Cruise prices 

(Monday – Thursday 9am - midnight & Friday 9am - 5pm excluding public holidays)

2 Hour Cruise (Navigating 1 Lock) - £260 

3 Hour Cruise (navigating 2 locks) –  £310 

4 Hour Cruise (Navigating 2 Locks) - £350

 *** Most Popular - 4 Hours Only £8.75 per person ***

Based on a 4 hours cruise with 40 passengers

 Extra hours after 4 hours are charged per hour.




  • DJ/karaoke - a wide range of music to dance and sing to

  • DJ/Elvis & Neil Diamond Tribute act - a perfect way to surprise those Elvis & Neil Fans

  • Dj/vocalist/karaoke - with a wide repertoire for that extra touch of class 

  • DJ/Magician - add some magic to the music for your evening to delight your guests 


2. Food & Drink 


Drinks receptions

  • Bubbly £1.50 per glass (minimum order 12 glasses)

  • Quality Cava 

  • Prosecco £15 per bottle

  • Champagne  

3. V.I.P. Treat


  • VIP Reception -  Enjoy being a V.I.P. with Red Carpet, gold posts, classic red ropes and external floral decor. 

  • V.I.P.  with Butler - Ramp up the style and class with your very own Butler!  Lythgoe Your Butler will greet the V.I.P. (s) with a glass of bubbly (max 3 glasses) and take a few moments for some memorable photos. Then pass through the Red Carpet Entrance with floral décor and be waved off on your Stylish and fun cruise.   - If a drinks reception has been ordered, your Butler will serve these to boarded guests.   

4. Decorations Helium Balloon Décor

  • Double Bubble 

  • Trio of balloons 

  • Triple Cluster  

  • Bunch of Foils 

  • Helium Balloon Arches and any other helium balloon décor please contact us  

  • Other Services – Make your cruise personal with themes etc. we will help out as much as we can by arrangement at reasonable prices - call for details.

Where does Kittywake cruise to?  

We cruise from Wigan Pier to various destinations our return cruises are 

Towards Liverpool (2 hour + cruises)


Towards Manchester (5 hour + cruises) 

One way cruises also available please enquire for details

Please note - We do not allow drinks of any kind to be brought on board. Your cruise will be terminated if any Drinks other than those supplied by us are found on board during your cruise – without exceptions.  Also all staff are contractually obliged to adhere to a ‘Challenge 21’ policy at the bar