For many people, hiring a motor launch for the afternoon is their first experience of getting on the water in the Broads. Today’s day boats are extremely easy to handle and an excellent way to go exploring. The various boatyards here are happy to help first-timers get out and about on the water safely.
Our Modern Day Launches seat up to eight people comfortably with cushioned seating and easy to fold away cover. Easy to operate, no experience required full tution given. Perfect for families, school parties couples and groups of friends.http://www.barnesbrinkcraft.co.uk
Discover the Broads, Britain’s magical water land by hiring a day boat or day cruiser from Broads Tours in Wroxham, the village considered by many to be the capital of the Broads. Day boats available by the hour up to a full day.http://www.broads.co.uk
Bridge Stores in St Olaves, Great Yarmouth, have two hire craft available all year round.
Luxury day cruiser and day boat hire from Waveney River Centrehttp://www.waveneyrivercentre.co.uk/day-cruiser-hire
Enjoy the rivers and broads from a quiet, electrically powered day boat.
Explore the newest member of the National Park family on board a Herbert Woods Day Boat or Canoe. Perfect for a spot of fishing or a secluded picnic, there is no better way to explore the Broads. Cruiser and Cottage holidays also available.http://www.herbertwoods.co.uk
Ensign 21 vessels seat up to 6 people and are equipped with toilet, 2 ring burner and grill cooker, crockery, running water and heater. Perfect to make tea and coffee aboard whilst pottering along.http://www.marthamferryboatyard.co.uk
Fritton Decoy is a private, land-locked Broad, part of Fritton Lake Countryworld and Somerleyton Estate. Rowing boat hire is included in admission prices and a wheelchair friendly wheelyboat is also available to hire for a small charge.http://www.somerleyton.co.uk/explore/fritton_lake.php