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As you descend through the cruiser stern on Ada Thorne, you come to the dinette. This consists of a table and seating area, which can be conveniently converted into a double bed. here you will also find the smart tv, radio and storage space along with your holiday boating essentials, stowed away in a locker such as life jackets, waterproofs and route maps.

The galley is equipped with a sink unit, oven with hob and grill, microwave and toaster, under-counter fridge and plentiful storage which makes this boat fantastic for longer stays.

Following the galley is the first of 2 bathrooms, which is equipped with shower, washbasin and a pump out WC. There follows a dedicated bedroom cabin which accommodates either a double bed or 2 singles.

The second bathroom has a hip-bath with shower over, washbasin and a second pump out WC.

Finally there is another bedroom cabin which has the flexibility of either a double berth or two single berth layout. There is also additional storage within this cabin.

Steps lead up through double doors to the bow, which has seating on either side.

Ada Thorne Boat Information

    Boat Design Features

    All Shelby Narrowboats have full radiator central heating with hot and cold running water supplied from a 150 gallon water tank.

    We also include a double filtered drinking water system. Ada Thorne has a 2kw Inverter that supplies 240 volt electricity to certain appliances and sockets on the boat. There is carpeting in the saloon and bedroom. Also features a security box / safe.

    Bedding Arrangements

    Sleeps up to 6. Two cabins, both can either be configured as one double bed or two singles.

    The seating area in the saloon can be converted into a double bed in the evening, if required.

    There are wardrobes located throughout the boats with plenty of storge pace in underneath bed compartments.

    Freshly Laundered bedding is provided, as per chosen layout. (See boat layout diagram). Additional bedding is available on request.

    Welcome Pack

    Includes: 1 bottle of washing up liquid, 1 dish cloth, 1 tea towel, 1 floor cloth, toilet roll & bin liner. Helmsman's and second mates' waterproofs. Umbrellas and Life Jackets, additional life jackets available on request.


    Two bathrooms complete with hand basin, electrically operated flush toilet, and shower with Hip-bath. Includes a 240v shaver socket.


    Fully equipped galley with 4 burner gas cooker complete with grill and oven, refrigerator, sink and drainer, work surfaces and storage space. Microwave and toaster. Saucepans, cooking utensils, crockery and cutlery etc included.

    On Board Features

    Free Wi-Fi, Radio CD player with USB, LCD smart Tv, hairdryer, vacuum cleaner, 12v socket. 1 medium size towel per crew member, plus 1 hand towel per bathroom.

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