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The best boating destinations for England and Scotland staycations

You deserve a boatcation

A boatcation in the UK is the perfect home away from home. You get that holiday feeling, whilst relaxing along the waterways of England and Scotland. So if you don’t fancy leaving the country for your next holiday, a UK staycation can be just what you need to get away from it all. Whether you choose a weekend break or a full boating holiday, we’ve got it covered with Staycation.

Staycations are easy

Checking in at base

Save the hassle of booking your transport arrangements by having your holiday in the UK. Boating is a lot of fun and is the most relaxing way of getting about. Once you arrive you are free to plan your own adventure. With so much to discover on the waterways of England and Scotland there's every reason to make this years holiday a staycation. 

Explore the UK from the waterways

Explore the UK from the waterways

You’ll be surprised how much a UK staycation has to offer. The waterways provide you with an ever-changing playground and you'll discover a new location to explore, every day. Whatever your expectations of a staycation, we think you'll be pleasantly surprised by how much fun can be had right here on your doorstep. Wherever you go you’ll be left with memories that will leave you wanting more. 

Take each day as it comes

Enjoy each day of your staycation

The beauty of a staycation is that you can take every day as it comes. Either plan a full itinerary or wake up each morning and discuss what to do that day. A boatcation is the perfect way to enjoy a slower pace of life and take in all the sights along the way. You'll be spoilt for choice when choosing what to do each day. 

What will you discover?

What will you discover on your staycation

If you want to experience fine dining, world-class shopping and amusement parks to keep the whole family entertained then the Thames is for you. Or, you can head up to Scotland for breathtaking natural beauty, castles brimming with history, and to try and catch a glimpse of the elusive Loch Ness monster! Whatever you want from your Le Boat adventure, there's a staycation for you. 

Everyone can get involved

Everyone can get involved

A boating holiday gives everyone on board the chance to get involved, no matter the age or experience. All our boats are simple and easy to drive so even if it's your first time on the water, you'll pick up the ropes in no time.  A staycation is the perfect way to bring family and friends together and create memories that will last a lifetime.

Perfect for your furry friend

You can bring your dog

Staycations are the perfect option if you want a hassle free way to share your boating adventure with your four-legged friend. By exploring the stunning waterways right here on your doorstep, you can cut out the time and cost it takes to get abroad. That means more time spent relaxing onboard your very own river cruiser, and less time worrying about the dogsitter! 


Le Boat - Scotland Boating HolidaysSteeped in Celtic mystery, myth and legend such as the tale of the Loch Ness monster, this breathtaking region has the majestic mountains of the Scottish Highlands for a backdrop – stunning! Hire a boat on the Caledonian Canal



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Le Boat - Boating Holidays in EnglandThe River Thames provides a magical combination of lush green countryside, historic castles, royal palaces & gardens and countless attractions to keep the most restless traveller entertained.



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