A canal boat holiday is fun - whether with family or friends, you can choose an easy relaxing route or a holiday of adventure and exploration. Remember that canal boats in the UK have always been homes. In the days before motorways and railways, they were the main method of transport, with whole families living in boats while earning their living. Time moves on and, sadly, commercial boats have all but disappeared, but the heritage has been preserved and enhanced by our British waterways holiday which bring you all the comforts of home. We design and build many styles to suit the differing requirements of our customers. The main area for boat cruising holidays in the UK is the midlands, where the bulk of the 2000 miles of waterways are located.

Canal boat holidays in the UK, in particular British waterways holidays in the midlands, are very straightforward and you can discover this secret world online or by requesting a brochure pack.

Step back in time enjoying boat cruising holidays for a week or two aboard a modern, purpose-built self-drive craft, designed to provide for your every need. Canal boat holidays allow you the freedom to cruise through the unspoilt heart of the UK countryside enjoying life in the slow lane. Use this website to help you to unlock the secret world that are British waterways holidays and find the perfect locations for renting your boat cruising holidays.

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