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


Let us introduce Moondancing, our very latest addition to the White Horse Fleet arrived at Devizes yesterday. She arrived by lorry and was hoisted into the water and is now moored next to her twin, Moonlighting. We now have two dayhire boats for an adventure on the water. Each boat carries up to 10 people… 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 that we can start cruising again soon and our holiday boats and Dayhire boats will be seen along the Kennet & Avon from 12th April. Obviously we are carefully following the government’s guidelines but one family group or bubble can holiday aboard. After the 17th May we can welcome two households aboard… Read More


Following the latest government announcement we can start cruising again on 12th April. If your holiday has been booked before this date we have contacted you by email, and will arrange a new holiday with you. If you have booked after this date your holiday can happen, although restrictions on groups may still pose a… 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


Is there anything as magical as waking to the bright fresh snow covering everything in sparkling whiteness? It changes the dreary sludgy mud into brightness that brings out the inner child. Everything looks fresh and clean and when the sun shines rainbows are seen in the crystals. It encourages is to get out and explore,… Read More


Imaging cruising through the beautiful White Horse Valley on a narrowboat. See the rolling countryside and hills unfold around you as you make your way along the canal. Relax and unwind to the pace afloat and enjoy the freedom of boating. Book a holiday aboard a narrow boat with your bubble and get away from… Read More