British waterways narrowboat holidays and travel
Travel and tour operators on Britain's waterways. Hotel boats, narrowboats, self-drive boats, narrowboat Information and holiday operators
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Andersen Boats Canal Boat Holidays
Andersen Boats, a family canal boat hire firm for over 40 years. We want you to have an amazing time boating on a canal adventure... so we offer narrowboat holidays on some of the best canal routes in England and North Wales. From Llangollen, Chester, Cheshire Ring, Four Counties Ring and more we aim to give a love for our narrowboats and canals.
Anglo Welsh - Canal Boat Holidays
Anglo Welsh is one of the UKs largest and most successful narrowboat holiday companies, with a reputation for providing high quality, exceptional value, fun-ﬁlled family holidays. 150 boats from 11 bases. Short break, weekly or longer.
Aqua Narrowboats is a company specialising in 5 star luxury canal boat hire. The company has a fleet of luxury narrowboats all less than 4 years old and provide top class tuition to all guests on arrival. Based at Mercia Marina, on the Trent and Mersey Canal, there is a wealth of canal routes to choose from including the Four Counties Ring.
Argyll cruising with The Majestic Line
Escape to another world cruising the stunning coastline of Argyll and the Inner Hebrides. Experience beautiful scenery, fantastic wildlife, first-class hospitality and delicious locally sourced food made for you onboard.
Ashby Boat Company
The Ashby Boat Company hires luxury narrowboats for canal cruising holidays in the heart of the English countryside, please visit our website for comprehensive information.
Avon River Cruises
We are available seven days a week, daytime or evening for private boat charter for parties, business meetings, corporate events, booze cruises, family celebrations, school trips, student events, weddings and other special occasions. In winter season, take a comfortable river cruise at Bristol harbour; in summer enjoy river boat cruises in Bath.
Beacon Park Boats
Beacon Park Boats for narrowboat hire (self drive barge holidays) on the beautiful Monmouth & Brecon Canal in the Brecon Beacons National Park.
Cruise Shakespeare's River Avon and Heart of England with self drive boat rental from Bidford Boats.
Birmingham and Midland Marine Services
Fancied a canal holiday but put off by all the work or the deadline for getting back to base? Here's the answer; Charter our Pre War converted working boat with resident Skipper and relax or help him at the helm! Oozing character, you'll look like the owners rather than holiday makers! No mass produced, sign written boats here! Do it in style hey?!
Boating holidays, canal boat and narrowboat holidays in UK and Europe.
free brochures for canal boat, river boat, narrow boat, narrowboat, hire boat, barge and long boat holidays on the canals, rivers and inland waterways of England, Scotland, Wales, France and Ireland.
Canal cruising holidays on self-drive, traditional narrowboats on the Grand Union Canal through the Chilterns and down to London.
Home website of a book introducing Britain's unique inland waterways. A directory of every waterway in the UK, with enlarged entries and relevant maps for the 55 more important canals and river navigations. Website contains much free information, including entire first and last chapters.
Broom Boating Holidays
Experience the tranquillity of the Norfolk Broads upon a luxury hand-built motor boat. With 5 boats to choose from and the choice of either a weekend getaway or a full weeks break you're bound to find the perfect boating holiday.
Calcutt Boats Ltd.
Longstanding and well respected boatyard located on the Southern Oxford canal at the centre of England's Inland Waterways. Hire fleet, chandlery and boatyard facilities.
Calmer Cruising Widebeams on the Thames
Luxuriously appointed widebeam traditional-style steel boats up to 60ft x 11ft, featuring full-sized beds and two bathrooms. Based on the beautiful stretch of the Thames at Marlow in Buckinghamshire.
Canal Ability hires accessible canal boats to disabled people and community groups at affordable prices.
Canal Boat Escapes
Tranquil narrowboat holidays on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal. Based in Barnoldswick, Lancashire.
The largest selection of canalboat holidays in the UK. Search for your ideal boating holiday using our massive database of boats and routes. We offer independent advice to make sure you pick the right boat for your holiday.
Canal holiday guides from the comprehensive Canal Junction with maps, history, things to see, cruising advice plus useful links.
The online magazine dedicated to Britain's historic canals, Norfolk Broads and waterways.
Chas Hardern Boats
Cruising on the Shropshire Union, Llangollen & adjoining canals. Individual, comfortable 2-6 berth narrowboat hire from a small family firm est. 30yrs.
Cruise Along the Beautiful River Dee Aboard Our Luxury Showboats, the Lady Diana, Mark Twain & The Jackie. Whether its a corporate event or a hen party, we can cater for you along the beautiful river dee in Chester.
Claymoore Narrow Boats
Explore the Cheshire and Four Counties rings on a canal holiday from Claymoore Narrowboats. 2-10 berth boats available to book online.
Day Boat Hire
Our 32ft narrow boat is purpose built and designed with your comfort and safety in mind. Dont worry about steering its easy; you will be given handling tuition on arrival. Rugby, Warwickshire.
Dragonfly Narrowboat Holidays
Cruise along the Llangollen or Shropshire Union Canals aboard a comfortable, well equipped narrowboat and relax as the beautiful scenery just glides past. Fantastic holidays at affordable prices from our base near Nantwich.
European Barge Cruises with The Barge Connection
The Barge Connection will help you find the barge vacation of your dreams. We offer European Barge Cruises including self drive barges in France, barge trips on scenic German rivers and luxury hotel barge vacations in Holland, England and more.
Ferry Marina Boating Holidays
Horning Ferry Marina is situated alongside the River Bure in the heart of the Norfolk Broads and is a perfect base from which to explore Norfolk's rivers, villages and broads.
Relax and unwind as you take the helm of our lovely 58ft narrowboat. Our well equipped craft will allow you to explore the fantastic canal network of Cheshire, Llangollen and beyond. Cruise at your own pace and explore the many pubs, restaurants, towns and villages along the way. Cruise when you want, moor up when you want. It's totally your choice.
Offers self drive Narrowboat hire on the beautiful Basingstoke canal. Built in 1795, this canal offers some of the most scenic boating anywhere in Britain and is conveniently located near all of London's airports and Channel Tunnel.
Luxury river/canal cruises in England, Scotland, and Ireland. Specialize in 'all inclusive theme tours'; (Golf, Architecture...). Small groups only; no big crowds.
Herbert Woods is one of the largest boat and cottage hire companies on the Norfolk Broads. View our cruisers, check availability and book online.
Hire a Canal Boat - Canal Boat Holidays
Hire a Canal Boat based at Sawley marina on the Trent and Mersey canals, with a range of 4 and 6 berth luxury narrowboats, on-line booking, photos, boat plans plus all year round special offers for weekly and short break canal boating holidays.
Choice of over 300 self-drive narrowboats and cruisers on the UK canals and inland waterways. Online availability and booking.
Last minute self drive hireboats and skippered hotelboat cruises on UK canals. wide selection from over 50 family run firms.
Offering a wide range of family holidays throughout Britain from self-catering holiday parks to self-drive boating holidays.
Kate Boats, Warwick, quality self drive narrowboats on the Grand Union Canal in the Heart of England.
Mary Gray Narrowboat Holidays
Family run business offering a memorable holiday aboard their privately owned narrowboats, available for hire based on the Shropshire Union. We aim to offer a personal and comprehensive service, with emphasis on tuition and guidance to ensure you enjoy your holiday to the maximum. Member of the British Marine Federation and RYA training centre
Middlewich Narrowboats. Self drive holidays on the historic canals on North West England. Comfortable traditional narrowboats of great character from a family company established 30 years.
News and information on the Montgomery Canal and its restoration. Friends of the Montgomery Canal have Canadian styled canoes with equipment, available to borrow for use on the canal.
Our family-run fleet now gives you the best choice in style of narrowboat to suit your requirements and holiday budget.
Norfolk Broads Direct
NBD offer boating holidays and holiday cottages on the Norfolk Broads at Wroxham. There's lots to do in the surrounding area and the fleet of boats is of fantastic quality.
Party Boat Hire
Frederick is a 70ft centrally heated traditional narrowboat, purpose built in 2010 to provide the best party boat cruises in the West Midlands. Located in the heart of Gas Street basin, Freddy can carry up to 36 passengers and is equipped with a well stocked bar, integrated sound system, karaoke equipment, piano and plenty of seating.
Pennine Cruisers have a modern hire fleet situated in the market town of Skipton, Gateway to the Yorkshire Dales, close to the summit of the beautiful Leeds and Liverpool canal.
The Pirate Castle, a Registered Charity on the Regents Canal by Camden Lock, London, offers Narrowboat trips and accommodation for visiting groups.
Long established family business with self-drive narrowboats for weekly or shortbreak rental in the heart of UK canal system.
Sailing and Boating
Lots of information for those interested in boating in Britain. Holidays, events and activities; narrowboating, sailing and much more.
Canalboat rental company "that works hard to give you an easy time." Full online brochure.
Narrow Boat Holidays arranged by Silsden Boats, equipped with all modern amenities. Family boating holidays, weekend and short breaks on the canals, waterways of the Yorkshire Dales including the Leeds and Liverpool canal. Based in Silsden, Keighley, West Yorkshire.
Narrowboat hire in the beautiful Yorkshire Dales, first-class boats, on-the-spot helpful owners and staff.
Star Narrowboat Holidays
A family owned company with 2 unique boats for hire on the Bridgewater canal & further afield - great location for the Cheshire Ring or a cruise into Liverpool. Based at the Bridgewater Marina/Boothstown Basin. We offer lots of flexibility on hire start and end dates & we keep a constant price all year round. Have a look!
Takara Narrowboat Hotel
Four day to seven day fully catered cruises on a hotel narrowboat exploring the backwaters of England and Wales with an experienced crew.
The African Queen Cruising Hotel and Restaurant
Offers 5 double cabins 1 twin and 2 single en-suite cabins with bar, restaurant, lounge and large sun deck. Packages - 6 day all inclusive cruises and week-end cruises. Age group - from 18 years plus. She meaders up and down the river Thames in Oxfordshire. She stops at interesting places. She pampers her guests with good food and fine wine.
The Away Group
Based in Birmingham, The Away Group offers a modern approach to canal holidays and to dining out while travelling on the canals. Floating hotel boats, a cruising restaurant, corporate hospitality, and a mobile service boat for Birmingham's city centre canals.
The Awaygroup is a group of products is designed to provide a quality service on the canals, from Birmingham's only Cruising Public Restaurant to floating accommodation and special days out.
Join Steve and Steph Furniss on board their 4 star tourrist board rated award winning hotel boat. Offering weekly holidays on the River Thames and adjoining waterways. We have en-suite cabins, and all food is freshly prepared on board each day.
Twyford Wharf Narrow Boats
Twyford Wharf Narrow boats is situated just below Banbury on the Oxford Canal. We have two luxury narrow boats for hire throughout the year. We are a small family owned business and both our narrow boats will accommodate up to six people.
They are well equipped and you can explore the Thames to Lechlade or North to Warwick. Call us on 07833190115
Small family operated canal hire boat business on the Coventry Canal offering 'the highest standards of service and accommodation, all with a friendly and helpful approach'.
Provide self-drive boating holidays in superb boats on the canals, rivers and inland waterways of England and Wales.
Water Babies Narrow Boat Hire
Water Babies is a family run firm run by Stella & Chris Eccles along with their son in law Alan Almond. Alan and Chris are qualified helmsmen. It is our objective to put you first. We take a pride in providing you with a holiday to remember and a boat you won't easily forget. Our fleet is now completely modernised. We look forward to inviting both
Waterscape Canal Holidays
Waterscape are a leading specialist in providing official guides for creating the perfect canal holidays throughout the UK. Whether you are looking to relax along a river or canal in the UK, Waterscape cover a wide area of holiday ideas.
Directory and search engine of UK waterways leisure and business activities, including places of interest and holidays afloat.
Promoting accessible canal boating for everyone. Fully equipped and skippered boats available for day trips and residential trips, based on the Grand Union Canal near King's Langley, Hertfordshire.
Self-drive boating holidays on UK and European canals and waterways with instant online boat availability and booking.
UK canal boat holidays and cruiser boat hire from Boating Holidays with over 3000 holiday choices in England, Wales and Scotland.
Yacht Trips Of The English Solent
Try a day trip on our motor yacht in the English Solent. Based out of Lymington with easy access to The Needles, Cowes, Yarmouth, Southampton and much more. Try a yacht charter that anyone can afford.
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