Discover a more relaxed pace of life on the historic canals and rivers of Britain and Ireland. Once the very arteries of the Industrial Revolution, they now offer a very different and unique holiday experience.
Tattenhall Marina, nr. Chester, Cheshire, CH3 9NE.
This 38-foot traditional stern narrowboat is powered by a modern smooth-running diesel engine and features a gas-fired central heating system. Offering weekly only rental prices, Jelleybaby sleeps up to 4 guests and comes complete with a full tank of diesel.
This former working commercial barge has been lovingly converted into a luxury houseboat moored in the historic city of York, just a short walk from the pubs, shops and restaurants. Fully centrally heated, guests can enjoy wonderful views of the River Ouse from the sun deck.
Just a stroll away from the London Canal Museum and King’s Cross Station, this well-appointed and cosy narrowboat is the ideal base from which to explore the sights and sounds of the city. A bicycle rental service is available nearby.
Offering a range of boats to suit every size of family, Floating Holidays – Narrowboats in Poynton feature a terrace, lake views and outside seating area. Inside guests will find a flat-screen TV, a fully equipped kitchen and a private bathroom with shower.
Fitted out to the very highest standards by craftsmen, this luxurious bespoke narrowboat is moored on the waterfront in the historic cathedral city of Ely. Guests can choose to cook for themselves in the well-appointed kitchen area, or stroll along to one or more of the nearby excellent pubs and restaurants.
Sleeps 11. Converted to ensure a unique self-catering experience, this 82-foot-long ex-Norwegian ferry is perfect for holidays on the west coast of Scotland. Moored at the harbourside in Dunstaffnage Marina, this little ship offers comfortable accommodation for up eleven guests. Cottage Code: UK31075.
Sleeps 6. This classic 54ft wooden ketch was originally built for sail training, now moored at the harbourside this ex-tall ship offers guests a truly unique holiday experience, complete with opening portholes. Cottage Code: UK7116.
Sleeps 8. This retired former Devon lifeboat is now moored at the harbourside and is available as unique holiday accommodation in five below deck bedrooms. The upper viewing deck offers the perfect place to relax and admire the views. Cottage Code: UK31076.