Marina Services

Boating HolidaysABC Boat hire and canal boat holidays

Visit ABC Boat Hire the waterways holiday specialists with 14 bases across England, Scotland and Wales.

Narrowboat Holidays

Boat Maintenance

Let us look after your boat so you can spend your time enjoying your cruising.

Boatyard Services


We operate 14 marinas on the UK's inland waterways and can offer all services from moorings to full repairs.

Inland Waterways Marinas.
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Brokerage & Boat Sales

Comprehensive boat sales operation and the first place you should visit if you are looking for a used canal boat or narrowboat.

Secondhand Boat Sales.


Visit our comprehensive online chandlery store at Webchandler.

Extensive chandlery range.


Directions to the boatyard in various formats as well as our full address.

Directions and location

Alvechurch Marina is located by the Worcester Birmingham Canal on the outskirts of the village of Alvechurch Worcestershire, and conveniently adjacent to the railway station.
The attractive marina is well equipped with a shop selling boat spares, canal maps, guides and confectionary. On the site there are boats for sale, boat building, moorings with electric hook ups, free wifi access for customers and permanent moorers. Full marina services including a Crane for out of the water repairs.
The marina is operated by ABC Leisure Group one of the leading companies on the UK canal network who have another eight marinas strategically placed around the canal network, they have an excellent reputation for building high quality bespoke narrow boats, and can provide everything for the canalboat owner, or potential owner .

The marina provides great cruising in one direction toward Birmingham with its canalside bistros, Sea life Centre, International Convention Centre, National Indoor arena and walking distance from the main shopping centres and much more, or you can turn off to Shakespeare’s Stratford on Avon. In the other direction you can go down the magnificent Tardebigge lock flight, the longest in the country with 30 locks in a two and a quarter mile stretch with a 220 feet difference in height from top to bottom.  From here you can head on through Archers Country to Worcester and the River Severn.

Alvechurch uniquely gives access to five cruising rings along with its several out and back routes.