Dayboat Hire

Day Boat Hire

Day Boat Hire on the Norfolk Broads is so easy and when holidaying in Norfolk, there’s no better way to spend a day with the family, hiring a day boat to explore The Broads National Park. This unique landscape of Broads (shallow lakes) connected by rivers and waterways is easily accessible and there are many boatyards offering all types of boats for hire by the hour, half day or full day. This is the range of vessels available or hire are motor boats, electric boats, sailing dinghies, rowing boats and canoes. The Norfolk Broads is a fragile environment and therefore encourages the use of eco-friendly electric boats. There are numerous electric charging points provided by the Broads Authority across the Broads for re-charging your electric boat.

Hiring a dayboat for the day or part day, offers you the opportunity to see the wildlife up close, go on your own family adventure exploring the many delights of this area at your own leisurely pace. The boatyards and hiring centres will provide you with all the boating information, safety equipment and give you advice on suitable routes for you to explore. There are numerous riverside pubs to stop off and grab a bite at as well as a refreshing drink whilst on route. And throughout the Broads there are free 24 hour moorings to just stop and moor up for a couple of hours, and take in this beautiful landscape. The Broads Authority provides general boating facilities and information about The Norfolk Broads at Norwich and Great Yarmouth Yacht Stations.

How to find the perfect day boat to hire

For more information on Day Boat Hire on the Norfolk Broads, please cruise through the listings below or click onto the map to select where you want to start your day boat experience from

Broads Tours Dayboat
At Broads Tours we offer a choice of easy to handle self drive Day Boats, Day Cruisers and Large Electric Day Boats available by the hour up to a full day.
Waveney River Centre
Relax & explore the southern Norfolk Broads and rivers by day cruiser. Our award winning Park is an ideal starting point for visiting Oulton Broad, Beccles or Somerleyton.
Electric Boat Charging Points
Oulton Dayboats
Come and enjoy a day in charge of a day boat, exploring the rivers in the Southern area of the Norfolk Broads
Day & Picnic Boats
Discover the Norfolk Broads National Park with Herbert Woods in just a few hours on board one of our day or picnic boats.
Broadland Charters
Broadland Charters
Step aboard 'Norfolk Time' our luxury skippered cruiser and discover the delights of the Norfolk Broads in style.
The Nancy Oldfield Trust
Nancy Oldfield Trust
Enjoy accessible sailing, canoeing, fishing, bird watching and motor boat cruises on the Norfolk Broads
Wayford Marine Day Boat Hire
Wayford Dayboats
Day boat and picnic boat hire from Wayford bridge on the River Ant within easy reach of Wroxham, Horning and Stalham, open all year
Safety on the Water
A Boating Day Out on the Norfolk Broads
Bank Day Boats
Enjoy your Norfolk Broads Boating Experience with Bank Boats & Canoe Hire. Your safety and satisfaction will always be looked after when using our Services.
Beccles Day Boats
Hire a day boat from our base in Beccles and explore the beautiful waterways of the Southern tip of the Norfolk Broads
Ferry Day Boats
Martham Ferry Boatyard is situated on the River Thurne, we provide quality and easy to drive day boats.
Horning Day Boats
Spacious Day Boats For Hire, from our base in Horning on the Norfolk Broads
St Olaves Dayboats
At Bridge Stores we provide self drive day boats in which to explore the southern broads. Prices start from as little as £35.00 for two hours.
Richardson Day Boats
Self-drive day boats available from Wroxham which can be hired for anything from one hour to a full day, seating up to 12 people.
Maycraft Day Boats
Hire a day boat from Maycraft near Potter Heigham and enjoy cruising the local waterways and broads. Ideal for fishing expeditions in the Norfolk Broads
Hunters Dayboats
Sail for just a day on board one of our beautiful traditional sailing boats from our base in Ludham in the Northern half of the Norfolk Broads
Olivers Sail Boats
Looking for a traditional sailing holiday on the Norfolk Broads? Olivers can offer you the perfect break, great sailing with comfort and style
Picnic & Day Boats
Hire a Picnic or Day boat from Sutton Staithe Boatyard, for a great day out and to explore the delightful Northern Rivers