On your Anglo Welsh narrowboat holiday you’ll have a room with an amazing view, which is ideal to take in the picture perfect scenery as you cruise past. From our narrowboat hire base at Wootton Wawen you can cruise in a number of directions all of which take in the stunning countryside at the heart of England. Head south to reach beautiful Stratford-upon-Avon in just six hours. Explore Shakespeare’s birthplace, rich in culture and history, set on the banks of the River Avon. If you take your ‘floating hotel’ north you’ll pass more verdant landscapes as you head towards the bright lights of Birmingham.