Tall Ship Lady of Avenel

Heybridge Basin, United Kingdom

GuestsMax 10 Guests
BoatEntire boat rental
Single Bed2 Single Beds
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Max 10 people , 7 cabins
2 single beds
Min 1 night / Max 14 nights
Check in 3 p.m. / Check out 11 a.m.

Stay on a boat in Heybridge Basin, United Kingdom

The Lady of Avenel is a 102ft Brigantine square rigger available for accommodation. Moored at Heybridge Basin, Maldon, between October 2018 and the end of March 2019, why not take the advantage to experience life on board this unique tall ship. The Lady of Avenel can sleep up to 14 guests in twin cabins. There are two bathrooms with showers as well as an extra toilet. A well appointed saloon is available for all to enjoy and the galley is a fully working, practical and well set-up space for catering.

We can offer discounts for 2+ and 3+ nights on board at the weekends and weekday offers for more than one night as well as further reductions for longer term bookings. Please get in touch for more information. For occupancy over 12 guests a supplement will apply.


7x twin/bunk rooms, 2.5 bathrooms, well equipped galley, cosy saloon


Everything you need for a comfortable, enjoyable and memorable stay on board this unique tall ship.

Bed linen will be provided. Please ask if you will require towels.

A cook can be provided. Please ask for a quote.


Two local pubs and a tea room. .

The Area

Wonderful scenery in a superb location for visitors and walkers

What's special about this boat

A unique opportunity to experience life on board this square rigger while she stays at Heybridge Basin for the season. For more information on her summer activities, mainly in the Islands and Highlands of Scotland please get in touch or visit Lady of Avenel on line.


Heybridge Basin

Basin Road
Heybridge Basin

About the marina/waterway

Heybridge Basin is located at the end of the 13 mile Chelmer & Blackwater Navigation and contains the sea lock which joins the canal to the Blackwater estuary. From the sea walls you can take in the views of the Blackwater estuary and Osea Island. The Basin is a favourite location for visitors and walkers where you can walk the sea wall path to Maldon, or in the opposite direction, to Goldhanger and beyond. You can also walk the canal towpath to Heybridge or Beeleigh Falls and the ancient hamlet of Beeleigh. The Basin hosts two pubs, The Jolly Sailor and The Old Ship and local tea room Tiptree Jams Cafe.


  • Offers trips/charters (skippered)
  • Cooker (cooking allowed)
  • Coffee machine
  • Microwave
  • WiFi
  • Aircon
  • Smoking allowed
  • CO2 alarm
  • Smoke alarm
  • Laundry
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • iPod Dock
  • CD Player/Radio
  • DVD Player
  • TV
  • Heating
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Welcome pack
  • Bedding/Towels
  • Electricity 24/7
  • Walk-on access
  • Crew on board
  • Food and drink included
  • Hot tub
  • BBQ
  • Additional Cot Hire
  • Dog friendly
  • Kid friendly
  • Disabled access
  • Free car parking
  • Bar/Restaurant
  • Concierge
  • Walking distance to town
  • Shops
  • WiFi
  • Laundry
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Swimming Pool
  • Disabled access
  • BBQ
  • Paddlesports hire
  • Boat hire
  • Select



Overall Rating:

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Excellent Stay on Lady Avenel

nov 2018

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Thank you for a wonderful stay, host Carol was great and looked after us so well!

Tall Ship Lady of Avenel

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