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Canal Boat Holidays – Very last minute amazing jubilee offers!

Published on June 1, 2012 By Waterways Holidays

‘Grace’ at Barnoldswick £919.00 inclusive of 20.12% discount for the week commencing Saturday the 2nd June 2012. Experience the Pennine Countryside on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal. You can make your way to Leeds City Centre through glorious scenery and cobbled streets climbing through the forests of the Dales. ‘Dundas’ at Bradford on Avon £999.00 […]

Canal Boat Hire on the Leeds and Liverpool Canal

Published on May 29, 2012 By Waterways Holidays

The longest canal network in Northen England, the Leeds & Liverpool canal was constructed to provide transport of industrial materials to the market towns. The canal meanders through spectacular Pennine Views, passing mill houses and through staircases of locks. We offer holiday hirers the opportunity to depart from either Barnoldswick marina or Foulridge marina which […]

SUPER SAVER for this weekend on the UK Canals!

Published on May 23, 2012 By Waterways Holidays

This weekend only, whilst the sun is out, the marinas at Lower Heyford, Lechlade and Bradford on Avon, are offering up to £600.00 off weekend hire on selected boats. Save up to £600.00 on city breaks to Bath or Oxford this weekend! Oxford is seven hours cruising from the Lower Heyford marina, heading south. Shop […]

The Fenland Waterways

Published on May 17, 2012 By Waterways Holidays

March Marina is situated on the outskirts of the village, once an island floating amongst the marshy fens, now a market village situated on the River Nene. The river banks are lined with pretty thatched cottages and reeds with scenic views. As you depart March and head south you will pass St. Wendreda’s Church, named […]

Canal Boat Hire on the Lancaster Canal

Published on May 11, 2012 By Waterways Holidays

The Lancaster Canal offers boating holiday makers the chance to experience the scenic views of the Lancashire rolling countryside, Forests of Bowland, Morecambe Bay and Lancaster City Centre. The Lancaster Canal stretches from Tewitfield to Preston, covering 41 miles of lock free contour built canal. From Preston in the South, dating back to the Doomsday […]

Dawn’s canal boat holiday – Grand Union Canal

Published on April 25, 2012 By Waterways Holidays

A member of our booking team at Waterways Holidays took to the waters again. Dawn, accompanied by friends, family and Meg the dog, booked a canal boating holiday on the narrowboat ‘Jade’ from the base at Linslade. We thought it might be useful to supply you with a day-to-day diary of a weekend boat hire […]

Easter Boating Holiday Breaks

Published on March 28, 2012 By Waterways Holidays

Hurry! We are booking up fast for the Easter weekend! A perfect boating holiday for family groups of four are the Wier Class boats, ‘Teddington’ and ‘Shepperton’ from Wootton Wawen marina, near Stratford upon Avon. This class of boat is perfect for a family of four with a fixed double and two singles in the […]

Boating Holiday Special Offers – four days left…

Published on March 8, 2012 By Waterways Holidays

Save 10% off the Summer Holidays from selected marinas See below for further details on applicable holidays – valid until 12/03/12. Visit the Thames and the Dreaming Spires of Oxford: Combine a family boating holiday aboard one of the youngest narrowboats in the country with a sight seeing break in Oxford. Skirting the Cotswolds, the […]

Narrowboat Holidays on the Ashby Canal

Published on February 22, 2012 By Waterways Holidays

Waterways Holidays are delighted to introduce an excellent start location to our canal boat holidays for 2012. Situated on the Ashby Canal in Warwickshire, the marina is perfectly nestled in the scenic countryside, just a hop and a skip away from Warwick, Birmingham and Coventry. ‘Carlton’ is a luxurious 56 ft narrowboat. Perfect for two […]

The ‘Lapworth Ring’

Published on February 9, 2012 By Waterways Holidays

Ring Stats Distance 42 miles Locks 49 Hours approx. 26hrs A ring route that we recommend for a beginners first one way route as it is an achievable distance and not too lock heavy. Along this route you can experience the Great British countryside at its finest one day and the next stop off for […]