Welcome to the
Complete Norfolk Broads Boat Hire Resource
Everything you will need to get you afloat is here
Considering a boating holiday on the Norfolk Broads? This website is aimed at those who have never been boating on the Broads or people who have visited in the past but need updating on what is available.
Uniquely, we are the only guide which lists Norfolk Broads boating holidays not just through the major operators - Hoseasons Boats and Blakes Boating Holidays, but also the independent boatyards you might find hard to locate.
Browse our pages which include information on how your holiday cost is calculated, suggested itineraries which will take in the best of the Broads, an automated river distance calculator showing mileage and cruising time together with a guide on what to bring with you on holiday.
Norfolk Broads map
and village directory
Take a look at our Broads map detailing boatyard locations, road and rail access, together with town & village directories
New to boating on the
OK so you still have many more questions than answers. Take a look here. Hopefully we have thought of it and have it covered
"How to" Videos
Need help in how to handle your boat, how to moor stern-on, passing under bridges etc? Take a look at these "how to" videos.
How much does it cost to hire a boat?
Click the piggy bank below to see the extras on top of the hire charge you will need to budget for.
What facilities are available on-board?
Cookers, showers, hot water, toilets, heating, television. See this page for what to expect on-board.
What should I bring with me?
Definitely not the kitchen sink - there's one onboard. But what should you consider bringing on your cruise?
Automated River Mileage Calculator
How long will it take to get from A to B? This "app" calculates the mileage & estimates the journey time. Click below to use it
Suggested holiday itineraries
How far can you get in a week or on a short break? Take a look at these specimen itineraries to get an idea of what you can see.
Lowest Price Guarantee
All Hoseasons boats are covered by a "Will Not Be Beaten On Price" guarantee. Click the icon below for further details