Have you ever dreamed of taking to the canals in a lovely narrowboat, floating peacefully amongst the splendour of our idyllic countryside? Well now you can…
Our lovely 58ft narrowboat, ‘Adele Marie’ is available for hire from September 2015. You can hire for a short w
We stayed for 3 nights and found everything we could possibly need including fuel for the log burner. Beds are small but remember it is a narrow boat, very comfy and clean crisp bedding. Central hea… More
“Relaxing and comfortable”
Reviewed 23 Mar 2016
A better than average hire boat. Good seating and tv , proper dinning table and chairs, good sized shower and 2 comfortable beds. The log/coal fire was a nice extra and much appreciated on the cold ni… More
Many thanks for that fantastic review...We are very pleased that you enjoyed it and we have already actioned the points your suggested. We'd love to have you aboard again sometime...
“Loved every minute!!”
Reviewed 23 Mar 2016
We had a fantastic time, the boat was really nice, with lots of little extra touches like toiletries, biscuits..!! It was well equipped with everything that we needed for cooking and a great wood bur… More
Thank you for this lovely review. We are made up you enjoyed it and that it's hooked you. We would love to have you aboard again sometime
A break away from the busy demands of everyday life, a trip on a luxury narrowboat on the scenic and quiet River Wey is the ideal solution. Very well appointed with granite worktops and a belfast sink in the galley, plenty of seating, a comfortable double bed with memo
Well equipped and excellently prepared for our stay. The bathroom, kitchen and bedroom were all a real pleasure to use. Absolutely everything we could need was provided. Perfect telephone assistance … More
Thank you for your comments, we are so pleased your first (of many hopefully!) narrowboat experience was successful. Hope to see you again, Julie and Ray
“Sublime - even for the ultimate novice!”
Reviewed 25 Aug 2016
From the moment you are met by the owners, Julie and Ray, to the first lesson, to the moment you first "fly solo", to thinking, "I can do this!", to parallel parking for the first time and taking in t… More
Dear Mark and Kathy, thank you very much for a great review, we are so pleased that your first narrowboat holiday was such a success. We would love to see you both again and we will be purchasing an iPhone 6 adaptor for the docking station! Best regards, Julie and Ray
“Fantastic experience on the unique Wey navigation”
Reviewed 11 Jul 2017
After a helpful boat navigation and lock tutorial (we were complete novices!) from Ray and Julie, our crew of two pootled off for our 4 day break to experience the delights of this beautiful stretch … More
Thank you very much for sharing your experience. We are very fortunate to be based on such a lovely waterway and so pleased that you enjoyed your stay on Stepping Stones - thank you for the great compliments. Best regards, Julie and Ray
For holidays or business, furnished studio in the center of Lyon near the new district CONFLUENCE, very well equipped, 1 or 2 people, ranking "clévacances" 2 keys, kitchen with basic products (breakfast and lunch) offered the first days; Dining Area ; sleeping area (bed
Cruise and explore some of the most stunning parts of the River Thames at your own pace. Boat Gema is a delightful 4 star narrowboat that has a fresh and modern feel but without losing the quaint charm of an English narrowboat. Cruise to Henley-On-Thames, Marlow and Win
Box of Delights is a 60 ft narrowboat offering lots of home comforts, from radiator central heating (whilst enjoying a woodburning stove for that cosy evening in), memory foam mattresses, fully equipped kitchen with granite worktops, including microwave and filter coffe
Four complete novice guys aged 41, 58, 65 and 71 took on a weekend on Box of Delights. We worked out a route north to Addlestone with 3 nightime stopovers. We were given a comprehensive instruction in… More
Thank you for your review. Great to hear that your first experience of narrowboating was a success. Best regards, Julie and Ray
“Super time on the box of delights”
Reviewed 21 Feb 2017
Enjoyed a smashing weekend over Valentines, the boat came fully equipped, with many luxury extras that really made a difference.
Ray and Julie were amazing , completely devoted to us as guests from b… More
It's great to know that you enjoyed your weekend and we were so pleased the weather was good. Thank you for your comments and for recommending us, hope to see you again, Julie and Ray
“Excellent boat on a great stretch of the canal network”
Reviewed 5 Oct 2016
Box of Delights is a really well equipped boat - far better than the ones we normally hire. It was also nice dealing with a person rather than an anonymous company.
We had the boat for a long weekend… More
Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, your comments are much appreciated and we are really pleased that you enjoyed your weekend. Best regards, Julie and Ray
Our beautifully finished Wide Beam Boat which has a log burner and back-boiler which gives you hot and cold water and central heating will make your stay comfortable all year round!
With your bathroom, comfortable bed and furniture the Iron Duke is like a Cottage on wa
Small campsite in Meuspath at the Nürburgring. With showers, toilets and electricity. To see and also reviews on Google Maps: Camping Meuspath at the Nürburgring Small but powerful, Inexpensive. Also firewood donation possible. 53520 Meuspath, Hauptstrasse 46, end of th
Marianna is a static, permanently moored 40ft Narrowboat, moored in an exclusive area of a small and friendly Marina, in East Farleigh, Kent, on possibly the prettiest part of the River Medway. Beautiful surroundings, with visiting Kingfishers and Swans. Three minute wa
We had a perfect weekend on a perfect boat. Laurence was a great host. Lovely walks and local pubs. A great place for a weekend break.… More
A pleasure to meet you both and look forward to seeing you in the future
“Perfect pet-friendly, romantic and quiet 'getaway' on a static narrow boat”
Reviewed 7 Jun 2017
We stayed on Marianna the narrow boat at Maidstone for 3 days/ 2 nights over the bank holidays.
Patricia and Laurence were the perfect host, very accommodating and very friendly.
We had the garden a… More
Thank you for your review. It was great to have you stay. X
Boat Gina is the perfect boat for anyone who wants to enjoy boating on the River Thames with all the comforts of home. There is nothing quite like the sense of freedom of cruising at your own pace and mooring up when you feel like it, exploring some of England's most pi
All information/ communication in the run up to the holiday was very good, we were greeted in a very friendly manner and had a very informative tutorial about the narrowboat and locks which put us at … More
We're delighted you had a great holiday and enjoyed cruising boat GINA on the Thames. Thank you for your lovely feedback, we will pass it on to the team. Hope to see you again.
Lucy Joe Sleeps upto 4 -
A beautifully finished boat, Lucy Joe has been designed with space, luxury and comfort in mind. A fixed double bed at the back supplemented by a luxurious double sofa bed at the front and spacious wet room, galley and lounge gives you the free
We arrived and it was thundering, lightning and raining like there was no tomorrow but the central heating on the boat kept us all snug, warm and dried us out quickly. With the freedom to stop and sta… More
For a relaxing holiday, cruise the most picturesque canal in the UK, on one of our 18 luxury narrowboats. The Monmouthshire & Brecon Canal in the Brecon Beacons National Park, Wales is not joined to the rest of the UK's canal network so it remains uncrowded even in peak
we are a family run business based on the North Oxford Canal. We have 2 lovely traditional narrow boats based in Rugby, Warwickshire, ideal for first timers or people looking for a relaxing traditional boat but with modern twists. Our boats both have portholes and
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Hired a boat for 5 days in May. if solitude and scenery are what you are after then this holiday is perfect. The boat base in Ferradosa is just lovely and 3 hours train trip from Oporto. The boat had … More
Reviewed 1 Oct 2012
I have just returned from a weeks holiday on board one of Jose’s Macgregor 26’ yacht and felt I had to give account of our experience.
I think the best way to do this is to give a moment by moment ac… More
“Far from the madding crowd, perfect for a family holiday.”
Reviewed 10 Sep 2012
We had a lovely relaxing stay in the chalet overlooking the water. The children adored it. It was a perfect family holiday far from the madding crowd It was wonderful to wake up to the peace and… More
Ducklings Narrowboat Hire is a small family self drive hire boat business operating on the beautiful Lancaster Canal in Lancashire. We operate from Tewitfield marina in Carnforth at the most Northerly point of the Navigable canal.
You can book a holiday with us all yea
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We charge £370 for 2 nights and up to £1,064 for 7 nights for 2 people aboard 'Gloria' and 'Queenie'. For the most accurate prices see our website.
From November 2018 to March 2019 'Gloria' is available for a continuous,
We had an amazing long weekend as usual. The boat (Queenie) was absolutely fab, cosy clean and warm and a real head turner. people stopped and looked and had their photos taken beside it. I would reco… More
And thank you Audrey and James for your great review...welcome back anytime. Hester
“Very clean and comfortable boat - plus can take dogs.”
Reviewed 6 Nov 2012
The boat was very clean unlike the previous 3 narrow boats that I have hired. In particular, the toilet/bathroom, cooker, kitchen untensils were clean. The mattress was very comfortable and was like a… More
Thanks for your very kind review Caroline. You are all welcome back anytime along with yor University of Manchester discount. Hester
Topsy is available for a 3 night weekend break starting on a Friday and ending on a Monday, a 4 night midweek break, starting Monday and ending Friday and a full week break starting on a Friday and ending on a Friday. Please enquire about short break prices. You can opt
An amazing short break to see in the New Year and one we will always remember with great affection.
Topsy is a charming boat and has everything on board to make your stay very enjoyable.
Mark and Lind… More
“A memorable experience on a fantastic boat”
Reviewed 1 Feb 2016
My family and I spent just a night on Topsy. It is a beautiful boat. Mark and Lynda are great hosts, leaving a a lovely welcome pack of coffee, tea, prose do etc. The boat has some outstanding luxurio… More
“Wonderful luxurious break on a beautiful boat”
Reviewed 8 Nov 2014
I cannot recommend Topsy and Lazy Daze Cruises enough! We spent two days on the boat which was fully equipped with everything you could need. It's warm and cosy with a coal fire and comfy furniture. T… More
Darwin's Fox is a Five Star narrowboat launched in 2018. She is a traditional narrowboat with light, airy contemporary furnishings and oak flooring. The kitchen boasts an additional drinks fridge, oak units and granite worktops. The two shower rooms also have granite wo
Experience a luxury boating holiday on the Thames on our brand new widebeam boat which we are introducing this season. Boat Georgia is 62ft x 12ft and is an extremely spacious boat making it true luxury as a self drive boating holiday, ideal for families or friends holi
Whether you’re a seasoned boater or new to canal boating, “JONES FAMILY CRUISING” would like to offer you the opportunity to get afloat at an affordable price and experience the joy of the UK Canal Network on our privately owned boat “Maddison”
Maddison is based in the
In this Freyssinet barge, loft, which has a double bed (160 x 200cm) and mezzanine 4 single beds benches (85 x 200cm), was designed to accommodate a family with 4 children. From the living room, dining room, bar and even the pillow of the main bed, you can see the Seine
Venha dormir embalado pelas águas do rio Tejo no sitio de onde partiram as caravelas para descobrir mundos novos e acorde revigorado no centro turístico de Lisboa e presencie um amanhecer único.
É possível fazer um passeio pelo rio Tejo para duas pessoas com cerca de 2
Raki Raki is set along the beautiful Macclesfield Canal and has a home mooring at Higher Poynton. This stretch of the canal has a green flag award and borders Lyme Park which is looked after by the National Trust. The village of Poynton is a mile away and locally there
The Luxury Sixto is a boat available exclusively on the basis of Rogny (Briare Canal) and Plagny (Lateral Canal to the Loire). Deposit = 1700 = Fuel € 9.20 € Bikes = 40 = 50 € Wifi Barbecue € 40 = € Its uniqueness lies in its forward cabin, worthy of a hotel suite! Larg
Fully refurbished 50ft Cruiser stern Narrow boat.
With fitted log burner in a spacious lounge area, fully functioning modern kitchen with fitted fridge, gas cooking and instantanious water heater.
Wetroom style shower area with cassette toilet and wash basin.
Traditional narrowboat moored on the Trent and Mersey Canal at Shardlow. Close to Castle Donington, Derby, Nottingham and Leicester and it is easily accessed via public transport.
No boating experience is needed as full training and boat handling instructions will be g
charming for lovers of the sea, dispondan navigation license (Patron basic navigation, PNB), hiring a pattern for 120 € / day from 12am to 20pm BARQUITO. The most authentic way to discover Formentera from the sea. You can sleep under starlight sought its beautiful beach
Sleeping near Porto. For 2 persons. 3. Maximum Ideal choice of adventurers to discover Porto without spending much money. WIFI. Heating in winter. At 100 meters from the beach, 20 meters from the restaurant: perfect choice. Leca with BUS Direct to Oporto Airport and 100
Inboard motorboat charter rent for a day or half a day ... with or without skipper .... the boat is delivered with full fuel tank ⛽️ and must be left around the same ... There is a deposit of 800 € it is located in the marina of Puerto colon the price includes only slee
The Sitting Duck is a moored boat which is situated within the grounds of a working farm featuring a working mill in the relaxing setting of Rock Hill Mill, Greete. The Sitting Duck is a perfect way to spend a romantic weekend away in the countryside. Take advantage of
Beautiful yacht in the center of Hamburg. Space for 5 people and equipped with all necessary. Directly on Baumwall - Elbphilharmonie, only one anchor throw away from the Hafen-City, the town hall, the city center, the Reeperbahn, St. Pauli or Landungsbrücken.
Vandrarhemsbåt with warm atmosphere Selma's cabin & salon is a vandrarhemsbåt located in a quiet area just outside Uppsala city center, about 15 minutes walk from the Travel Center. Walking distance to attractions, restaurants, entertainment and institutions. The spacio
Gemini III is a lovely narrowboat which accommodates 4 people. Recently renovated with a new kitchen, lounge and redecorated throughout.
The boat has a large rear deck and a small front deck with fold down table for dining alfresco.
Also on board is a wood and co
Kodran's layout allows up to 6 adults to be accommodated comfortably between two, double berth cabins and a double berth-converting dining area. There's a 3rd berth in the dining area which makes accommodating two families with young children a breeze!