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Nice Marina

Came across this very modern and pleasant marina whilst walking around Beckett park recently. It... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2017
Howlo
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Buckingham, United Kingdom
nice haven tucked away

It's what Northampton lacked a few years ago, but now has, with nice eye catching boats and a well... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2017
peter h
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Rushden, United Kingdom
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Northampton Marina is located alongside Becket’s Park on the River Nene with access to a choice of cruising routes, giving boaters a friendly and welcome place to stop off. Each of our pontoons are constructed using non slip rise and fall pontoons...more
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Reviewed 11 June 2018

Took a walk along from the bridge at Far Cotton, before the recent floodings, and walked along in the sunshine to make our way to Beckets Park, but found the whole way along by the canal, to be full of rubbish, cans of beer, bottles,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Lynn B
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Came across this very modern and pleasant marina whilst walking around Beckett park recently. It sure is well used - a large selection of narrowboats moored there. I can imagine it being a great stop if you traveling on the water

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Howlo
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

A lot of time and money has been spent to create the marina in town and have to say they have done a good job and brings to much needed energy to Beckets Park. It looks pretty and creates a canal boat community. However it...More

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank northants90
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Just what you need after doing the 17 locks of the Northampton Arm, or ideal rest just before doing the Arm the following day. The facilities at the marina are clean and in excellent condition. Mooring is £10 a night for visitors, with electric and...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

As we walked through Beckets park we spotted this marina which i never knew was there beforehand.Accessible via the blue bridge we walked around the marina and had a good look at many of the barges...although it is private,there is a viewing area which enables...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank shane s
Reviewed 28 May 2017

I lived just a 5 minute walk from the marina and it is an excellent place to go for a walk and to relax. The park next to it, Beckets Park is a lovely place to while away the hours especially if the weather is...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Baz3384
Reviewed 5 January 2017

It's what Northampton lacked a few years ago, but now has, with nice eye catching boats and a well maintained area in Beckets Park, it used to be a disused lake, but now it has been put to good use. It's private on you can't...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank peter h
Reviewed 2 December 2016

We stayed at this marina for a overnight stay a few years ago,a great place we found the staff very helpfull and polite.We toured the site after we had moored up, it is so nice at the marina we thought we may move from our...More

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank Tony M
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

This marina is a delight, beautifully presented with neatly kept borders, clean pontoons and modern, well equipped facilities. Everyone there is so friendly it's an ideal place to stop off for a spell if passing through on a boat as it is so close to...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank janwT2714TR
Reviewed 18 August 2016

my friend has a boat moored and all I can say its a nice place with friendly people around had a nice trip down the river but very nice mariana...

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank anthony b
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