Day Boat Hire in the UK
Day Boat Hire

Explore the secret waterways of Britain on a delightful day out in one of our self-drive Day Boats.

Day Boat Hire

Starting Locations

Choice of two cruising areas. Brecon National Park in South Wales and the Kennet & Avon canal valley close to Bath.


The Boats

We operate several sizes of day boats from two strategically places marinas. Some take up to 8 persons and others up to 12 persons.
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Boating Holidays ABC Boat Hire and narrowboat holidays

Visit ABC Boat Hire the waterways holiday specialists with 14 bases across England, Scotland and Wales.


About Us

We are part of the ABC Leisure group and the largest provider of boating experiences on the UK inland waterways.


Everything Canal Boats

Everything Canal Boats is the definitive website for anyone interested in any aspect of boating on the UK canals and rivers.


For a perfect day out boating on the water

Free to amble along the canal, stopping as and when you please.

When you first arrive you will be given about 40 minutes of instruction until you are completely happy and relaxed with handling the boat.

Visit villages and pubs, or simply enjoy a picnic on board and watch the wildlife and countryside go by.

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