Boating holidays by Le Boat

Who's on board?

Market Leader 

We are the market leaders

We're the No.1 provider of boating holidays on the beautiful lakes and canals of Europe and Canada. We have the world’s largest fleet of canal houseboats and the widest choice of boating destinations to choose from.


50 years

50 years of boating excellence

With over 50 years experience on the water, we've been doing this for a long time. You can rely on us to offer exceptional service with helpful advice and knowledge to ensure you have the best holiday.


 No experience needed

No boating licence or experience needed

Not many of our new customers have driven a boat before. However, they quickly realize how easy it is and soon become confident navigating the waterways. Our base teams will show you everything you need know.


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Never been on a boating holiday?

Be the captain of your own boat. No license or experience is required. It's that simple! You come aboard and we show you everything you need to know during a briefing and demonstration. Then you're off enjoying your boating holiday. It's like driving a car, but much easier and more relaxing!

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No boating experience required!

Boat Ownership Programme

With a variety of benefits, if you have money to invest and enjoy a boating holiday more than once each year, our Boat Ownership Program is too good an opportunity to miss!


What our previous customers have said...

Seema Dutta said:

Quotemark  Wonderful way to see the countryside! You can't be in a rush on a trip like this, so we just meandered down the Canal and stopped whenever and wherever we wanted. Excellent food and wine and all the people we met were great!  Quotemark

5 Star

Margaret Perkins said:

Quotemark Five star service every time! We have booked holidays with Le Boat for over 15 years and always had a five star experience. If we need help before or during our holiday they have always been there with a smile!  Quotemark

5 Star

Feefo Platinum trusted service award


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