Canal Boat holidays & narrowboat hire in England & Wales
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Coronavirus and Boating
We are sorry to announce that, in light of social distancing, the UK Government’s advice to complete essential travel only and the most recent advice to remain in your primary residence, we will not be able provide some upcoming breaks as previously planned. PLEASE READ INFORMATION HERE
Choose Andersen Boats for your next canal boat holiday, a family business for over 40 years. Awarded "Best in Britain 2014", we want you to have an amazing holiday on a canal boating adventure... so we offer narrowboat holidays on some of the best canal routes in England and North Wales. We're not a typical holiday company, selling holidays... we are a family, with over 40 years experience, which aims to give you an experience which is different right from the beginning, giving you the best in boats, routes and UK canal holidays.
We build each of our narrowboats ourselves to ensure that you will have a truly unique and hassle-free canal boating experience. We pride ourselves on the reputation we have built for the quality of our hire boats, and the canal holidays our hirers have on them. All of our boats have been submitted for independent assessment and awarded a Narrowboat star Classification under the VisitEngland scheme... read more
We are ideally located for a choice of picturesque, relaxing and exciting canal adventures (including the Llangollen Canal, the Marple aqueduct and the Anderton Lift). A great choice holiday for first time boaters, located in Middlewich right next to a set of 3 locks so our hirers get full hands on tuition to the operation of their boat & also hands on experience in narrowboat handling, lock operation and waterways safety...read more
Our base in Middlewich enjoys a wide range of canal boat holiday routes for your family's holiday, including your pets. Canal boating allows you to experience adventure, excitement, relaxation, inspiration and so much more with your own floating accomodation in which you explore more each day.... narrowboats are a truly amazing style of holiday on which you can wake up somewhere new each day, see new things everyday and importantly you don't have to budget hundreds of pounds extra... it's all part of what you will have paid for!...read more