Instagram
YouTube
Anglo Welsh's canal boat holiday news

Latest News

Loading...
Close
New day boat maps to guide you on a fabulous day out

New day boat maps to guide you on a fabulous day out

We’ve published 10 new day boat destination maps to help you plan and enjoy a fabulous family day afloat this summer. The free maps provide details of the locks, tunnels,...
Read More
Celebrate Father’s Day with a boat trip across the Pontcysyllte Aqueduct

Celebrate Father’s Day with a boat trip across the Pontcysyllte Aqueduct

Our ‘Little Star’ trip boat will be operating five skippered boat trips on Father’s Day (18 June), offering the chance to enjoy an unforgettable family day out together at the...
Read More
Best boating holidays for beginners in the West Midlands

Best boating holidays for beginners in the West Midlands

Birmingham famously has more canals than Venice, so a canal boat holiday is a great way to explore the West Midlands area. Our canal boat hire bases at Tardebigge on...
Read More
Wide beam canal boat hire on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal

Wide beam canal boat hire on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal

Janet, office manager of our Silsden canal boat hire base, on the Leeds & Liverpool Canal near Keighley in West Yorkshire, outlines the variety of boats and routes available from...
Read More
Magnificent castles to visit over the Coronation Weekend

Magnificent castles to visit over the Coronation Weekend

The coronation weekend provides the perfect opportunity to visit and explore some rich history and whilst the royal residence of Windsor Castle is reachable in a 2-week cruise from our...
Read More
Celebrate the King’s Coronation with a boat trip across the Pontcysyllte Aqueduct

Celebrate the King’s Coronation with a boat trip across the Pontcysyllte Aqueduct

Across all three May bank holiday weekends, including the King’s Coronation weekend (6-8 May), our ‘Little Star’ trip boat will be operating five trips a day, offering the chance to...
Read More
Try canal boating at one of our free open day events

Try canal boating at one of our free open day events

On Sunday 23 April 2023, we are offering people the chance to try canal boating for free at six of our canal boat hire bases across England and Wales. The...
Read More
Take to the water this Easter for a family adventure afloat

Take to the water this Easter for a family adventure afloat

Britain’s beautiful 3,000-mile network of inland waterways offer the chance to take to the water this Easter, and cruise through the beautiful Spring countryside, adorned with new leaves, fragrant blossom,...
Read More
1 2 3 4 5 6 25 26 27
Be Inspired

We offer a range of different types of holidays such as City Breaks, Relaxation Cruises and Popular Destinations

City Breaks
Rural retreats
Popular places

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

media-quote-trimmed-1
media-quote-trimmed-2
media-quote-trimmed-3
media-quote-trimmed-4