Last week, an a beautiful day we filmed Moonstruck cruising through the white horse vale to give you an idea of what a holiday afloat is like. Relax and unwind as you and you family explore the countryside and feel alive in the tranquility of the surrounding natural beauty. We are delighted with these short… Read More

Swans are so majestic. They mate for life and are protected by the Queen. Thank you Stacy Hawkins for letting us share your beautiful photo, I really love this of Crofton Beam Engines from the water. Crofton lies at the summit of our little stretch of the Kennet and Avon canal. It houses the Victorian… Read More

Wiltshire is a stunning and diverse county and recently a great guide has been produced to help you discover more of its hidden gems. Visit Wiltshire has published It’s Time For Wiltshire VISITOR GUIDE will give you a great insight into the county and we are delighted to see they have featured the canal on… Read More

Enjoy a UK holiday afloat. Escape from home and explore the great outdoors. Self-contained aboard your pied-a-l’eau, swap your four walls for the beautiful Wiltshire countryside. A holiday aboard a White Horse Narrowboat gives you a different perspective. As soon as you step off the wharf you enter a different world. Cruising along the canal… Read More

We are delighted to offer one of the safest types of adventure holidays aboard a narrowboat. Our boats are always throughly cleaned between hires and so one aboard, you are basically in an isolated pod…. but on holiday! Full tuition always given, so perfect for novices or experienced skippers! 2021 might not see so many… Read More

We have a few spaces have become available for dayhire this year. Groups of up to 6 from different households can still enjoy a day out aboard Moonlighting, and even stop at a pub for a meal together. Dare I even say ‘rule of six’? Complying with this new legislation means that our lovely boat… Read More

We have had a fabulous summer welcoming you aboard on your British holiday away from home. It has been great meeting you and welcoming you at Devizes wharf the seeing you off on your adventure through Wiltshire. Now the children have returned to school and the trees are just beginning to display their autumn show… Read More

Thank you to our lovely customer who hired with us recently. Mark Walford cruised Moonshine along the canal and captured these amazing photos that he shared with us. You can find more of Mark’s photography work on Instagram @markwalfordphotography and facebook. We are delighted with these stunning photographs of Moonshine cruising through Wiltshire.… Read More

AN UNUSUAL OPPORTUNITY! Rather than boat her back to Devizes this week, we have decided to make Moonraker available for hire from her current mooring at Burbage Wharf, where she has been since lockdown. Don’t tell the other boats, but she is my personal favourite: an ideal love-nest for a couple, but with a couple… Read More

Maybe we have washed our handsand drunk deep and swamand think we know her,but water’s reputation goes before her like a flood:she does not suffer fools or gadflies.Therefore I have prepared some questions.Where do you get your ideas & your tide from? Don’t say the moon – that’s really pretentious.But as I clamber down the coastI… Read More