Departure points

We offer a great choice of starting points for your narrowboat holiday and hundreds of routes and destinations

Choose from 10 bases in prime locations across the inland waterways of England and Wales.

Our routes cover a lot of waterways and give you access to many of the most popular circuits and rings.

You can explore stunning countryside, with historic pubs and peaceful villages, as well as vibrant towns and cities.

If you need advice, chat with our booking team on 0117 3041122.

For a closer look at any of our narrowboat bases around the UK, you can use the links below to find out more.

Below is a general map, showing the main canals and our base locations in the UK. Lots more information can be found when you click on the individual bases above.

So why choose Anglo Welsh?

Over 55 years providing unique canal boat holidays in England and Wales.
Modern and spacious narrowboat and wide beam barge hire – from 2 to 12 berths.
Wide choice of narrowboat hire locations and canal boat holiday destinations.
Canal boat holiday routes for novices & experienced boaters.
Flexible holiday booking, no hidden costs.
Family friendly and pet friendly holidays.
Great days out on the water.
Luxury canal boat hire and Thames boating holidays.

Anglo Welsh. So much more than narrowboats

...but don't just take our word for it