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Canal Boating Holidays on the Mid Worcestershire or Droitwich Ring

Published on July 8, 2011 By Waterways Holidays

The sleepy Droitwich Canals have just reawakened after almost a century of closure.  Years of restoration work estimated at a cost of approximately £12.7 million have been invested into the reopening of the canals. The canals and the River Severn link to form the Mid Worcestershire mini Ring-perfect for three night breaks. The Droitwich Canals, […]

Canal Boating Holidays in rural Warwickshire

Published on July 1, 2011 By Waterways Holidays

Stratford upon Avon Canal, home to the birth and death place of William Shakespeare, is an area steeped in culture and history, all of which you can experience yourself when you hire a narrow boat for a holiday getaway. Waterways Holidays offers canal boating holidays from various bases such as ‘Wootton Wawen’, ‘Stratford upon Avon’, […]

Canal Boat Holidays on the Welsh Canals

Published on May 10, 2011 By Waterways Holidays

Wales is home to two navigable rural canals, the Monmouthshire & Brecon Canal and the Llangollen Canal. These canals are always a popular choice for people looking to holiday in the UK and both offer unique and awe-inspiring experiences. Monmouthshire & Brecon Canal: Dating back over two hundred years, this canal meanders through picturesque Welsh […]

Our boating holiday on the Kennet & Avon Canal

Published on April 12, 2011 By Waterways Holidays

The Waterways Holidays team have just returned from their holiday afloat on the Kennet & Avon canal. We enjoyed our time so much we thought it would be nice to let you know how we got on! Everyone receives tuition, even the staff at Waterways Holidays! So after receiving a detailed show through of the […]

Traditional boats & sailing yachts for hire on the UK Canals & Norfolk Broads

Published on March 18, 2011 By Waterways Holidays

Don’t forget our traditional narrowboats, sailing yachts and motor cruisers for boating getaways! UK Canals Converted narrowboat: ‘Hawkesbury,’ cruising the Trent & Mersey Canal from 1937, is the last ‘Big Woolwich’ and former cargo carrying vessel. Available for skippered hire; you even get a “boat dog”! This leaves you free to soak in the rural […]

Brand new boats for hire on the UK Canals & Norfolk Broads

Published on March 4, 2011 By Waterways Holidays

Looking for something new for this year’s holiday? Why not book one of our brand new luxury boats, available for canal boating holidays & boating on the Norfolk Broads? UK Canals ‘Silver Darlings’ was new to the base at Clifton-on-Dunsmore in the summer 2010. She’s a semi-traditional narrowboat located on the North Oxford Canal. Her […]

Norfolk Broads & canal boat early booking offers!

Published on December 22, 2010 By Waterways Holidays

There’s still time to grab a saving of up to 20% off your 2011 boating holiday when you book before 31st December 2010. Click here for details on all our current special offers.

New for 2011: the perfect honeymoon boating holiday

Published on December 21, 2010 By Waterways Holidays

Brand new for 2011 and ideal for honeymooners, Cambridge is a luxurious 44ft narrowboat sleeping two, based at Sowerby Bridge in Yorkshire.