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Boat Tropicana

From £27 per person

Boarding point

Pick up at Salford Quays by Lowry Theatre

What's Included

Flashback to the era of neon, leg warmers, and unforgettable synth beats! The Isabella is turning the clock back to the 80s, and you're invited to Manchester's most rad party on water. Whether you were rocking out to Madonna, grooving to Michael Jackson, or belting tunes with Whitney, we're bringing back all the 80s vibes for one epic night.


Bar on Board
Groups allowed
  • 80s Welcome: Step onto the Isabella at Salford Quays and be greeted with a drink instantly transporting you back to the era of vibrant colours and iconic music.
  • DJ On Deck: Our DJ will be spinning the top hits of the 80s, ensuring the dance floor is never empty. From pop to rock to those unforgettable ballads, we've got the soundtrack to your memories.
  • Dress to Impress: Dig out those shoulder pads, tease that hair, and rock your boldest 80s look. Whether it's neon, mesh, or those unforgettable patterns, show off your 80s flair.
  • Bar & Refreshments: Our fully stocked bar ensures you stay refreshed as you dance the night away to the best of the 80s.



The vessel does not have disabled access. There is one step up and four steps down in order to board the vessel.


The vessel is fully heated, and equipped with an onboard licensed bar and two toilets.


Seating is on first come first served basis, this is a party event we do not provide tables for every group.


Boarding begins 5 minutes before the time stated on your ticket. The vessel will be waiting for you, moored under the lift bridge by the Lowry Theatre.

Parking Information

For attendees driving to the event, the closest public parking is available at the Lowry Outlet Mall.

Route Map

The boat will meet you under the Millennium Footbridge by the Lowry Theatre.

Need help?

If you need help with bookings you can either call or email us. You may find the information you need on our Help Page.

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Manchester Ship Canal, Rivers Irwell & Weaver

Manchester's Premier River & Canal Tour Company

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