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Cruising the canals of the world on your own boat is a fantastic way to unwind and take in a whole lot of culture. From England to Europe, there's something special about these holidays.


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Excellent 5/5 

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Warwickshire / Henley in Arden

Narrowboat / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

1 night min stay

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from £120 / night

£840 - £1260 / week

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Key info:

  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
The perfect place to slow down, get closer to nature and experience the unique British canal system. Spirited Away is a skippered hotel-boat offering B&B, day trips, weekend retreats and longer breaks. Boat-made veggie/vegan food available. Narrow boats, wide eyes, open  …see more


16 Nov 2014

5/5

"Second visit just as wonderful"

Joined Kev & Tor on Spirited Away for the second time. This time in Autumn with beautiful rustic colours! We were a group of friends and really enjoyed the weekend away from the city where we could sp… More


16 Sep 2014

5/5

"Perfect relaxation"

My friend and I had a perfect weekend on board Spirited Away. A great environment, friendly hosts and fantastic vegetarian food. My friend has wheat allergies too and she was very well catered for. … More


23 Aug 2014

5/5

"Rejuvenating relaxing rove"

A superb way to spend a post 51st birthday weekend,that with the joyful company onboard made me feel 21 again!Would highly recommend the high level of hospitality and cordon bleu standard of home cook… More

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Lancashire / Preston

Narrowboat / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

7 Nights min stay

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from £135 / night

£940 - £1440 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
Price Includes: Full boat inventory, all fuel, car parking, bed linen, towels, boating tuition on arrival, pump out tokens, welcome pack including tea towels, washing-up liquid, soap, toilet rolls. Buoyancy aids are available on request.  …see more

Excellent 5/5 

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Surrey / Chertsey

Narrowboat / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

1 night min stay

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from £136 / night

£950 - £1350 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
Canal, barge, boat hire, River Thames, Shepperton, Chertsey, Windsor, Thorpe Park, Runnymead, Egham, Marlow, Maidenhead, Clivedon Hall IslandHenley, Day Hire, Holiday Hire, Short Breaks in London, RYA Training Courses for Inland Waterways, Marine VHF Licence, Power 1&2  …see more


27 Jun 2014

5/5

"Loved Wee Dram"

Wee Dram is all it promises. We had a great trip up the Thames to Henley and we're surprised at how far we got in six days. Wee Dram is really easy to handle and well equipt - although we chose t… More

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Wiltshire / Devizes

Narrowboat / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 4

2 Nights min stay

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from £50 / night

£350 - £450 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
Narrowboat canal cruising mini break  …see more

Very Good 4.5/5 

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Worcestershire / Bromsgrove

Narrowboat / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Very Good 4.5/5 

1 night min stay

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from £144 / night

£1004 - £1585 / week

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Key info:

  • Suitable for children over 5
  • Car not necessary
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
Luxury Narrowboat holidays in the heart of England which offer a unique and relaxing way of discovering the English countryside and fascinating heritage. Beginners welcome, full training provided. Please note that we offer a minimum 3-night stay. Bed linen, towels,  …see more


11 Oct 2013

5/5

"Canadians enjoy a 2 week canal vacation"

We just loved the countryside & freedom to enjoy some of the sights along our circle route.
We did the Avon Circle. The folks @ the Stoke Prior centre were very professional & helpful getting us st… More


18 Jul 2013

5/5

"Black Prince - Stoke Prior"

Very helpful and friendly staff that could not do enough to help you.
Boat so easy to operate a child could do it.
My 2 dogs loved the experience too!
Boat was spotless, like being in a 4 st… More


14 Jul 2013

5/5

"Black Prince again....."

We have recently returned home after our umpteenth canal holiday, most being with Balck prince.

On our latest holiday, we atarted at BP's Stoke Prior base, and had another lovely holiday; … More

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Stoke-on-Trent / Etruria

Narrowboat / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Very Good 4.5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £144 / night

£1004 - £1585 / week

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  • Suitable for children over 5
  • Car not necessary
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
Luxury Narrowboat holidays in the heart of England which offer a unique and relaxing way of discovering the English countryside and fascinating heritage. Beginners welcome, full training provided. Please note that we offer a minimum 3-night stay. Bed linen, towels, sa  …see more


19 Jun 2013

5/5

"Excellent short break in the Peak District"

What an amazing 4 days travelling the canals of the Peak District. From the moment we arrived at the pier we knew we were in for an amazing holiday. The boating lesson was excellent and left us afte… More


31 Oct 2006

5/5

"Cruising the Caldon Canal in October"

The team in Stoke is very friendly and helpful and we appreciated their cheerful suggestions. They even sent one of their staff down to the first lock with us so that we would have an expert on hand. … More


31 Oct 2014

5/5

"First Class Cruising"

Just spent the half term cruising on the Trent and Mersey Canal with my wife and two boys and thoroughly enjoyed it. On arrival, our boat was ready, and despite it being the last week of the season, … More

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Gard / Aigues-Mortes

Narrowboat / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

1 night min stay

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from £61 / night

£426 - £639 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Air conditioning
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
Pour son environnement : -Avec le Grau du Roi à votre porte, vous pourrez profiter d'un authentique port de pêche sur la Méditerranée et de larges plages de sable, toutes dotées d'un grand parking. Au sein des remparts d' Aigues Mortes, vous trouverez un grand choi  …see more

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Cambridgeshire / Peterborough

Narrowboat / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

3 Nights min stay

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from £184 / night

£1285 / week

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
Narrowboats, River Nene, Boating  …see more

Excellent 5/5 

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Porto District / Porto

Narrowboat / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £46 / night

£320 - £348 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
Hire a Motor Yacht and cruise the beautiful Douro River. From Porto - Portugal Our two bases are on the lower and upper end of the vineyards area making possible a one way cruise in the entire Douro. SPECIAL PRICES IF RENTED TOGHETHER WITH ADVERTS: - CHALET OVER DOUR  …see more


16 Oct 2014

5/5

"The perfect boat holiday in an amazing location"

This was our first boat hire holiday, infact it was Jacki's first proper boating experience.(apparently a day trip on my trawler doesn't count!) and what a fantastic holiday we had.
Jose&… More


16 Jun 2014

5/5

"Amazing, relaxing, beautiful stay in one of Jose's chalets"

We arrived at the place on the incredibly beautiful Duoro River not knowing what to expect - but we were absolutely blown away by the beauty of where we would spend the next five nights. Jose was a wo… More


27 Aug 2013

5/5

"Will return and will have my boat license"

Our 20th anniversary trip almost went sour when we discovered at the last minute that we needed a boat operator license, but Alberto worked it out with us and I think we ended up with the PERFECT trip… More

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