The Norfolk Broads holiday boat hire is a very popular way to spend time in this spectacular region. The Broads consists of seven rivers, sixty three lakes and covers an area of three hundred and three square kilometres. The scenery and wildlife are fantastic and very diverse. There is so much to see and do as you drift along and at a maximum speed of about four miles per hour you cant help but take life slowly. Travelling at this speed keeps you safe and also allows you to take in the sights that are all around you.
The boats that are most popular are cruisers and they are available to hire from a half day to a couple of weeks. They can sleep from two to six people in the more common sizes, but there are some that can sleep more, and they are very comfortable inside. The boat has a fully equipped galley, spacious living quarters, a toilet and shower room and separate bedrooms.
All bed linen is provided and most boats allow pets at an additional surcharge, it is best to check before booking to get the full details. Norfolk Broads Holiday Boat Hire is a fun way for the whole family to spend time together and enjoy themselves.
Some of the boatyards where you can begin your boating adventure include:-
Moonfleet Marine Ltd – (Hickling & Stalham)
This is a great boatyard located on the River Ant and gives you loads of options for cruising the waterways. The boatyard has a choice of boats to sleep two, four, five or six people and all have loads of features including TV, DVD, CD, early and late season cruising, electronic anchor winch and much more. Prices start at just £898.00 for a week away which represents excellent value for money for a boating break in Norfolk.
Horizon Craft – Acle
Enjoy a wide range of boats for hire from this boatyard located in a perfect location to explore some of the best loved parts of the Broads. The boatyard provides boats to sleep two, four, five, six, eight or ten people and all have plenty of creature comforts to ensure you have the perfect break. With weeks away starting at just £445.00, there are plenty of reasons to consider a boating holiday from the Horizon Craft boatyard.
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Royalls Boatyard – Wroxham
This family run boatyard has a reputation for providing beautiful boats that are well presented and have all the features you need for a comfortable self catering break. With early starts available this means you can be off and away in next to no time, and there are boats to sleep varying numbers up to eight. Prices from this boatyard for your holiday start at just £567.00 for a week away.
As you meander along you can stop off and do a spot of sightseeing and really enjoy all the sights and attractions. Should you be wanting some ideas of where to stay then check out some of these options. The first and one of the most popular places it Wroxham Barnes. There are craft shops selling locally produced items, cafes with home made food and there is even a children’s zoo.
Norwich is a picturesque city with excellent shopping facilities and a vibrant nightlife. Raveningham Gardens are worth a visit and you can explore the Victorian conservatory, the walled garden and see the contemporary sculptures on display. There is a lake which you can have a quiet stroll around and perhaps stop off for a picnic.
After spending time exploring its back to the boat and off you go again. As you go along you might decide you need some sort of refreshment so a visit to one of the numerous waterside pubs can be recommended. The pubs have a fine range of ales and serve top quality food. Norfolk Broads holiday boat hire is a great way to relax and have an altogether more peaceful holiday.
This is a good holiday if you have never been on a boat before as there are no locks to negotiate on the Broads and the boats are very easy to steer. You will find that this is a holiday where everyone can join in and have lots of fun.