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Outstanding canal boat holidays across the UK
Welcome to Black Prince Holidays, your canal boat adventure starts here. Enjoy a holiday that allows you to set your own itinerary, wake up to a stunning new view each morning, and relax among friends. As the captain of your own luxury narrowboat, it’s an exhilarating break from everyday life that you’ll remember for years to come.Black Prince Holidays come recommended
We understand that choosing the right company is important for your holiday and we are proud that our recent survey found that 99% of our previous guests rated their canal holiday experience as good or excellent.
Narrowboat hire from 9 locations
Your waterways adventure starts from a choice of nine beautiful locations across the UK, from London to Scotland, the Peak District to Wales, the Midlands to the South of England. Each of these carefully chosen locations offer some of the best of linear and ring canal and river routes, where you can mix the peace of the countryside with the lively sights and sounds of historical cities.
Flexible canal boat holidays
With Black Prince you can choose a narrowboat holiday to suit you with flexible durations from a three-night short break to a six-week tour! Our fully heated narrowboats mean that you can enjoy the waterways in early spring right through to late autumn. We offer a variety of boats that sleep from two up to ten people.
New to narrowboating?
No previous boating experience is necessary with Black Prince, full instruction will be given on your arrival at the base. Our British Marine Federation accredited teams with talk your through the canal boat operation, all you need to know about locks, plus provide maps and give you tips on the best places to moor up and eat. Black Prince also have a 24 hour emergency phone line with a free call-out service – we are here to help you! Find out more in our new to narrowboating section.
Why choose Black Prince Holidays?
British Marine Federation accredited personnel for Hire Boat Instruction & Handover Procedures
- Modern, award winning narrow boats
- Full central heating, 240v electric, flat screen colour tv with Freeview and DVD player.
- Choice of 9 canal boat bases across England, Scotland and Wales
- Choice of 2 to 10 berth boats
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