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50% off Norfolk Broads boat hire!

Published on July 16, 2012 By Waterways Holidays

Save 50% off Summer Holidays from selected boats at Potter Heigham! Applicable for holidays taken before the 24th August 2012! This special offer includes every aspect of your boating holiday costs including: 50% off your collision damage waiver fee, 50% off your fuel deposit, 50% off car parking and 50% off your first pet! As […]

Norfolk Broads boat hire – Attractions & Discounts

Published on June 12, 2012 By Waterways Holidays

The Norfolk Broads offer such a wide variety of activities ranging from children’s theme parks and zoos, to nature trails and historical sight-seeing to high street shopping and fine dining. There is so much available for holiday makers on boating holidays on the Norfolk Broads, either by the water or setting off to explore by […]

Norfolk Broads Sailing Yachts- the gems of the Broads

Published on February 24, 2012 By Waterways Holidays

The Norfolk Broads wouldn’t be complete without the sight of traditional yachts with their sails billowing in the breeze – the perfect place to enjoy some of the best inland sailing anywhere in the world. Broads yachts are built to harmonise with their surroundings and offer a choice of both traditional gaff rig sails to […]

New boats for hire in 2012

Published on February 24, 2012 By Waterways Holidays

Just for all you boating fans out there, here’s an exclusive first look at some of the new boats for 2012 on the Waterways Holidays website and a reminder of some of the boats that were introduced in 2011. Norfolk Broads Boat Hire: ‘Olympic Light’ from Potter Heigham- New to the Norfolk Broads in late […]

Norfolk Broads Winter Renovations for 2012

Published on November 28, 2011 By Waterways Holidays

Over the winter the waterways may become quieter but behind the scenes the marina staff are still working as hard as ever, maintaining the boats and updating their interior furnishings. Our partners at Norwich marina, Thorpe St Andrew on the Norfolk Broads are busily updating their Duet Class boats in their boat shed by the […]

The 2011 Barton Charter Yacht Regatta

Published on November 9, 2011 By Waterways Holidays

We recently had great fun at the hire boat sailing regatta on Barton Broad. The Waterways Holidays team chartered ‘Tropical Wind’, a 29ft Bermudan rigged yacht from the marina at Upton on the Norfolk Broads. A long established and popular event, the regatta takes place during Autumn each year and is open to participants who […]

Norfolk Broads boat hire – Southern Broads

Published on November 3, 2011 By Waterways Holidays

The Southern Broads offer a beautifully tranquil and relaxed boating break with wide open spaces and endless skies. Generally, the Southern Broads have fewer boats on the waters, ample mooring spaces and the rivers tend to be more noticeably tidal. A great location to drift downstream forgetting any of life’s daily stresses. Places you can […]

Norfolk Broads Boat Holidays- some handy hints on Motor Cruisers

Published on October 11, 2011 By Waterways Holidays

We often receive enquiries from people new to boating who find it a challenge to determine which style of Norfolk Broads boat hire will be the most suitable for them. To give you an idea of what you can expect, here’s a handy guide to understanding your Norfolk Broads motor cruiser! Dual Steering Motor Cruiser […]

Norfolk Broads boat holidays – top tips for October getaways

Published on September 9, 2011 By Waterways Holidays

So the weather is getting a little less ‘Summery’ and the nights are drawing in, it may not seem like the best time of year to go on a boat holiday on the Norfolk Broads, right? Wrong. It’s actually almost an ideal season for a boating trip! The Broads are generally less busy, making it […]

Pet friendly Norfolk Broads boating holidays

Published on June 3, 2011 By Waterways Holidays

Are you looking into booking a holiday or weekend getaway? Boating on the Norfolk Broads allows you to take the feeling of home with you on holiday, including your pets! There are plenty of pet friendly boats available for hire throughout the year, all over the Norfolk Broads and UK canals. It’s ideal for people […]