Waterways

Boat Day Hire

Boat Day Hire

Day boat hire is a popular way to get on the water. Whether you are looking for a romantic day out with your partner, want to try something new, celebrate a family occassion or a hen or stag party, there is something for everyone - here’s some ideas:

Boat Day Hire Ideas

  • Hire a narrow boat on a canal and experience the adventure of mastering a lock or two - a great experience for the whole family

  • Step aboard a day boat on the Norfolk Broads and catch up with all the wildlife

  • Blast across the Solent on a Rigid Inflatable Boat (RIB) – just the thing for blowing the stresses away

  • Take to the River Thames, one of our most famous rivers, on a cruiser, electric launch or even a rowing boat

  • Get fit and get close to the water when you hire a canoe or kayak

  • Find out why so many people just live to sail when you explore the sea or a loch on a yacht with friends, don’t go home too early the sunsets are magical!

  • Feeling like a real treat? Why not hire a “James Bond” style power boat. You really can charter one of the luxury motor yachts which appear in the latest films

What does it cost to hire a Boat?

Like all outdoor activities the prices change depending on the season. Week days are cheaper than weekends and a couple of days may be cheaper than one day, here’s an idea of what you get for your money:

£10 - £20 per person

  • RIB ride

  • Day canoe hire on the Norfolk Broads

  • Day boat on a lake

  • Open day boat on the canals

  • Windsurfer hire

£30 - £50 per person

  • Day out on a canal boat (cost based on 6 people paying £30-£50 each)

  • Day’s yacht charter (cost based on 6 people paying £30-£50 each)

  • River cruising on the River Thames

  • Day out on a fishing boat

£60 - £100

  • Sailing yacht with professional skipper for up to 6 people

  • Motor Cruiser on the Solent

Over £100

  • Fully crewed luxury yacht or power boat

See a list of Boat Day Hire companies

Boat Shows

TheYachtMarket.com Southampton Boat Show 2018 

Leisure Boating Ideas

British Marine Leisure Boating

Looking for a Boating Holiday? Chartering a boat? Training? Experience days? Find out more from British Marine Leisure Boating - The Training, Charter and Holiday Professionals >