Canal boat holidays

Canal boat holidays (36)

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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36 Holiday homes

(53) Excellent 

39

Holiday narrowboat rental

Salford / Worsley

2 4 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • Pet friendly
“fantastic trip” 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 recommend this boating experience to ev
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from £170 / night

£1190 / week

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from £170 / night

(6) Excellent 

13

Narrowboat rental in Henley-on-Thames

Oxfordshire / Henley-on-Thames

2 6 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
“An amazing family holiday” 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 ease and in good sted fo
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from £251 / night

£1245 - £1600 / week

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from £251 / night

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Rhineland-Palatinate / Meuspath

1 50 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 50
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly

from £9 / night

£59 / week

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from £9 / night

(4) Excellent 

5

Holiday narrowboat rental

Warwickshire / Harborough Magna

1 3 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 3 nights min
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Pet friendly

from £252 / night

£755 / week

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from £252 / night

15

North Holland Province / Weesp

7 18 2 nights min

  • 7 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 18
  • 2 nights min
  • Nearest beach 40 km
  • Car not necessary
  • Private garden

from £505 / night

£3530 / week

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from £505 / night

(5) Very Good 

22

Narrowboat rental in Draveil

Essonne / Draveil

3 6 4 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 4 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Car not necessary
  • Air conditioning
“A peaceful and comfortable sail along the Marne” We had a great time sailing along the Marne and through the locks between Paris and Epernay. The boat is comfortable and well-equipped and the owner/pilot friendly and welcoming. There was food and win
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from £169 / night

£757 - £1345 / week

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from £169 / night

(2) Excellent 

14

Henley-on-Thames holiday narrowboat rental

Oxfordshire / Henley-on-Thames

3 8 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 nights min
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Pet friendly

from £303 / night

£1350 - £1754 / week

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from £303 / night

(1) Excellent 

5

Worsley holiday narrowboat rental

Salford / Worsley

2 4 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
“What a lovely family weekend!” 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 start where and when yo
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from £150 / night

£1050 / week

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from £150 / night

(5) Excellent 

21

Holiday narrowboat in Guildford

Surrey / Guildford

2 6 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 nights min
  • Child friendly
“Super time on the box of delights” 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 beginning to end
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from £300 / night

£1500 / week

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from £300 / night

(4) Very Good 

10

Ille-et-Vilaine / Rennes

2 6 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Suitable for children age 5+

from £118 / night

£757 - £1463 / week

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from £118 / night

(4) Excellent 

10

Holiday narrowboat in Guildford

Surrey / Guildford

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
“Sublime - even for the ultimate novice!” 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 the utter b
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from £300 / night

£1400 / week

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from £300 / night

(21) Excellent 

29

Porto holiday narrowboat rental

Porto District / Porto

2 4 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Swimming pool
“Magnificent sailing through UNESCO world Heritage” Couple and one children, rented a boat for a long weekend, sailed up on river Douro until Spanish border. At the boats base, nice little chalet for the first night. Very good navigation, sightseeing a
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from £160 / night

£547 / week

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from £160 / night

(18) Very Good 

19

Narrowboat rental in Nantwich

Cheshire / Nantwich

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • Ask about pets
“Lovely short break on Adele Marie” Martin couldn't have been more helpful with sending us on our way up the Shropshire canal, his wife even went to the trouble of baking scones (on the day!) with jam and cream for us, plus there was tea coffee milk .
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from £80 / night

£800 - £1835 / week

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from £80 / night

(6) Very Good 

30

Holiday narrowboat in Tewitfield

Carnforth / Tewitfield

2 4 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • Ask about pets

from £125 / night

£750 - £800 / week

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from £125 / night

(2) Excellent 

4

Narrowboat rental in Peterborough

Cambridgeshire / Peterborough

3 6 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets

from £200 / night

£1285 / week

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from £200 / night

9

Aude / Marseillette

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 35 km
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly

from £72 / night

£500 - £589 / week

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from £72 / night

(1) Excellent 

12

Rhone / Lyon

1 3 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 3 nights min
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Air conditioning
  • Ask about pets

from £64 / night

£353 - £471 / week

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from £64 / night

(36) Excellent 

15

Holiday narrowboat in Bath

Somerset / Bath

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
“Very enjoyable short break on 'Topsy'” Mark and Lynda provided excellent tuition and couldn't have been more helpful throughout our trip. The boat was very well equiped and comfortable. We thoroughly enjoyed our time on the canal and would certainly d
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from £300 / night

£1005 - £2310 / week

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from £300 / night

14

North Holland Province / Weesp

7 20 2 nights min

  • 7 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 20
  • 2 nights min
  • Nearest beach 40 km
  • Car not necessary
  • Private garden

from £500 / night

£3500 / week

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from £500 / night

(2) Excellent 

12

Holiday narrowboat in Worcester

Worcestershire / Worcester

2 6 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • Pet friendly

from £250 / night

£999 / week

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from £250 / night

31

Uppsala County / Uppsala

17 32 1 night min

  • 17 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 32
  • 1 night min
  • Car not necessary
  • Pet friendly

from £40 / night

£274 / week

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from £40 / night

6

Alappuzha holiday narrowboat rental

Alappuzha District / Alappuzha

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly

from £8 / night

£55 / week

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from £8 / night

(2) Very Good 

10

Holiday narrowboat in Ho Chi Minh City

Ho Chi Minh City

10 20 1 night min

  • 10 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 20
  • 1 night min

from £165 / night

£1149 / week

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from £165 / night

14

State of Rio de Janeiro / Paraty

2 6 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly

from £220 / night

£1537 / week

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from £220 / night

(33) Excellent 

4

Llangattock holiday narrowboat rental

Crickhowell / Llangattock

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Nearest beach 75 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary

from £213 / night

£1489 - £2330 / week

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from £213 / night

13

Toliara Province / Toliara

4 9 2 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 9
  • 2 nights min
  • Child friendly

from £211 / night

£673 / week

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from £211 / night

62

Lisbon District / Lisbon

2 2 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Ask owner if suitable for children

from £252 / night

£1759 / week

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from £252 / night

9

Henley-on-Thames holiday narrowboat rental

Oxfordshire / Henley-on-Thames

2 8 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly

from £347 / night

£1629 - £1944 / week

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from £347 / night

4

Holiday narrowboat in Alappuzha

Alappuzha District / Alappuzha

1 15 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 15
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly

from £8 / night

£55 / week

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from £8 / night

(1) Excellent 

11

Penkridge holiday narrowboat rental

Staffordshire / Penkridge

2 8 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Car not necessary
  • Pet friendly

from £150 / night

£1050 / week

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from £150 / night

9

Holiday narrowboat in Wallingford

Oxfordshire / Wallingford

2 2 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Car not necessary

from £70 / night

£490 / week

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from £70 / night

10

Holiday narrowboat in West Row

Mildenhall / West Row

1 4 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Suitable for children age 5+

from £150 / night

£1050 / week

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from £150 / night

8

Formentera / La Savina

1 4 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets

from £265 / night

£1736 - £2324 / week

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from £265 / night

14

Porto District / Leca da Palmeira

1 3 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 nights min
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Child friendly

from £17 / night

£100 - £184 / week

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from £17 / night

(1) Excellent 

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Florida / Ruskin

1 4 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

from £71 / night

£430 - £540 / week

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from £71 / night

14

Broward County / Hollywood

2 4 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min

from £117 / night

£743 - £1004 / week

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from £117 / night

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