We love and care for your canals and rivers, because everyone deserves a place to escape.

Hidden Depths Canal Cruises

Hidden Depths Canal Cruises

Why queue around the block for two minutes with Santa at an extortionate rate? Sound familiar? Join us for the return of the fabulous Meet Santa on his Floating Grotto! Where else can your little ones spend an unforgettable hour with Santa! A fun, festive celebration with free mince pies, free, rubbish presents for the kids, and Carol singing (that's you, not Carol!)

The one hour return boat trips depart from King's Cross (going through Islington Tunnel and back to King's Cross) on the hour from 11am to 5pm on the following dates:
Saturday 13th, Sunday 14th, Friday 19th, Saturday 20th, Sunday 21st, Monday 22nd and Tuesday 23rd December 2014.
Tickets: Adult £10 Child £8 (3 - 15yrs - under 3s go free) Senior £8
Seats are limited to 12 people per trip. With 7 trips each day, choose a time to suit you. Book the entire boat for your family and friends £99 per hour and bring along some Christmas spirit!
Booking in advance highly recommended by email or phone:

Bring the whole family or a group of friends- you're never too old to sit on his knee!

  • Boat trips - public

  • Boat trips - charter


Granary Square

Canalside steps
King's Cross

Disability Access Information

By arrangement the boat can be moored opposite our usual pick up point where there is a wheelchair accessible ramp. The boat has a step up and 3 steps down to access the boat.
  • Path slope no steeper than 1 in 10
  • Paths wider than 1 metre
  • Intact compact path surfaces with only slight irregularities, neat edges, drains immediately