Broads Boat Hire

Norfolk Broads Boat Hire

Boat Hire on the Norfolk Broads

Hiring a boat on the Norfolk Broads is easy and fun. Boating Holidays on the Broads start with either a sailing boat, or a motor boat both a complete home away from home allowing you to enjoy the relaxed atmosphere and bask in the sun. Hire a boat for a boating holiday on the Norfolk Broads, ideal for families and groups. Cruise through the Norfolk Broads and stop off at local Pubs and Restaurants on the river for a quick drink and a a tasty bite to eat. Stop at Brundall, Oulton Broad, Beccles, Neatishead or perhaps Wroxham which is popular amongst tourists for the perfect place to moor up and explore the Broadland countryside. 

In the Norfolk Broads National Park, the holiday maker is spoilt for choice when it comes to boat hire, sailing boats and houseboat holidays afloat. Numerous customer-orientated companies within the Norfolk and Suffolk Broads offer a wide selection of boating holidays and boating is the number one choice for holidaymakers coming to the Norfolk Broads.

Watch some fun videos of boating life on the Norfolk Broads in the 1950's and including some video tips on boating today.

How to Hire a Boat on the Norfolk Broads

Just browse through the listings below, to help your selection click on any of the pictures to get more information on how to hire a boat. Alternatively click on the map to help you plan where you would like to start your boating holiday in Norfolk.

You will often find the the best price by booking direct with the owners online or over the telephone. Simply click on the 'Website' button found on each listing to be taken to their website or booking page.  If booking by 'phone, don't forget to mention that you found them on

Sanderson Marine
Experience a family holiday cruising the broads aboard one of our carefully selected boats gently cruising the lovely Norfolk Broads and Rivers
Day Boat Hire
Dayboat Hire
Waveney River Centre
Relax and explore the southern Norfolk Broads in one of our modern luxury hire boats
Herbert Woods
The perfect place to cast off from in Potter Heigham and the gateway to the Upper River Thurne, Herbert Woods is the ideal place to begin your Norfolk Broads Adventure Choose from our 125 cruisers including our Elite range of luxury boats fitted out to the highest standard and with additional features such as bow thrusters, power showers and FreeSat TV. You could explore the Broads in one of our day boats for just a few hours or a whole days hire in a picnic boat, which seat a maximum of 10 people and include agas hob, fridge, sink, toilet and many other essential picnic utensils
Norfolk Yacht Agency
Operating from the lovely riverside village of Brundall, these fabulous, modern, superbly finished and fitted out motor yachts are available for charter on the Norfolk Broads, so come and enjoy the r...
The Hunter Fleet Sail Cruiser Hire
Hunter Fleet
Hunters Fleet consists of 1930's traditional mahogany cabin yachts and half decker sailing yachts a perfect way to enjoy a sailing holiday on the Broads
Norfolk BroadsDirect
Norfolk Broads Direct operates the Faircraft Loynes quality fleet of well equipped, stylish cruisers for the perfect boating holiday
Swallowtail Boatyard
Swallowtail Boatyard, providing beautiful sailing yachts for hire on the Norfolk Broads, perfect for a great family sailing holiday. Book direct now
Family Fun on the Water
Wherry Yacht
We offer charters and public sailings on the only surviving fleet of Norfolk wherries
Maycraft Cruisers
Hire a motor boat from Maycraft near Potter Heigham and enjoy cruising the local waterways and broads. Ideal for fishing expeditions in the Norfolk Broads
Pacific Cruisers
Pacific Cruisers have a selection of large and small cruisers for hire to explore the beautiful Norfolk Broads a memorable and rewarding holiday for all the family
Waterways Holidays
A fabulous selection of boats on the broads with a choice of 10 different base to start from.