Blackstone Valley Tourism Council 175 Main St. Pawtucket, RI 02860
Location: 20 Madeira Ave., Central Falls, RI
The Samuel Slater, a 40-foot canal boat, is the only one of its kind in nearby American waters. The boat is a reminder of the two decades (from 1828 – 1848), when canal boats were a common sight on the Blackstone River and the nearby Blackstone Canal.
Built in Cambridgeshire, England, this authentic British canal boat can host up to 4 people for a unique overnight experience. Complete with cozy wood features all around you, the Slater has all that you’ll need for that special getaway!
The Samuel Slater hosts a bedroom with full-size bed and closet, kitchen with stove-top, oven, sink, and refrigerator, bathroom with hot shower, complimentary tea and coffee for guests, option to purchase a cruise on the Blackstone River.