Canal Boat Hire Prices

How Much Does a Canal Boat Holiday Cost?

Mini Escape (2 berth)

Weekend

(Friday - Monday)

Mid-Week

(Monday - Friday)

Weekly Hire
(Starting Monday 
or Friday)
29 Apr - 29 May
£624
Now Only £499
£688

Now Only £550

£1,312

Now Only £1,049

30 May - 30 Jun
£648

Now Only £550

£768

Now Only £653

£1,090

Now Only £926

1 Jul - 1 Sep
£735

Now Only £625

£860

Now Only £731

£1,210

Now Only £1,029

2 Sep - 29 Sep
£648

Now Only £550

£768

Now Only £653

£1,090

Now Only £926

30 Sep - 30 Oct
£591

Now Only £502

£708

Now Only £602

£975

Now Only £829

31 Oct - 17 Nov
£531

Now Only £452

£648

Now Only £551

£885

Now Only £753

18 Nov - 26 Feb

(See Notes Below)

£420

Now Only £357

£440

Now Only £374

£835

Now Only £710

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Narrow Escape (5 berth)

Weekend

(Friday - Monday)

Mid-Week

(Monday - Friday)

Weekly Hire
(Starting Monday 
or Friday)
29 Apr - 29 May
£750
Now Only £600
£812

Now Only £650

£1,350

Now Only £1,120

30 May - 30 Jun
£831

Now Only £706

£1,008

Now Only £857

£1,385

Now Only £1,177

1 Jul - 1 Sep
£954

Now Only £811

£1,160

Now Only £986

£1,585

Now Only £1,347

2 Sep - 29 Sep
£831

Now Only £706

£1,008

Now Only £857

£1,385

Now Only £1,177

30 Sep - 30 Oct
£726

Now Only £617

£880

Now Only £748

£1,205

Now Only £1,025

31 Oct - 17 Nov
£660

Now Only £561

£796

Now Only £676

£1,090

Now Only £926

18 Nov - 26 Feb

(See Notes Below)

£525

Now Only £446

£520

Now Only £422

£910

Now Only £773

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During winter months (mid-November to end of February) the prices quoted are for static hire of the boats only. Breaks are bookable for a minimum 2 night stay, starting any day of the week, except Sunday. 

If you have any questions, or problems when booking online, please call us on 01296 486 216.


Hire Boat Cruising the Grand Union Canal at Marsworth

What's included in the price?

The rental price you are quoted includes all of the following (some of which may be charged additionally with other boat hire companies, so please bear this in mind when comparing holiday prices!)

Narrowboats passing on the Wendover Arm
  • Gas, coal, kindling and other firelighting essentials
  • All bedding and bed linen
  • Secure parking (for up to 2 cars)
  • A selection of items to keep you entertained including a TV with DVD player, books, board games and DVDs.
  • Life-jackets and buoyancy aids
  • Kitchen essentials including all crockery, cooking equipment, plus tea, coffee, sugar and condiments
  • Cleaning essentials including tea towels, washing up liquid and sponges, and toilet rolls
  • Plus a comprehensive introductory training session at the start of your narrowboat holiday

Customers are required to pay for any diesel used during their holiday. The boat will be full at the start of your break, and on return of the boat, will be refilled. The cost of this will be payable immediately on return by debit or credit card.