We are proud to have been inspected and accepted as a Quality Accredited Boat Yard by the British Marine Federation.
We abide by their code of practice ensuring you get a great holiday with a quality handover, training and support from the moment you book till the end of your holiday.
Our 4 Star 12 berth boat has been inspected by British Marine and reached the standard for this grading. This gives you the confidence that our boat is up to an expected standard and endorsed by VisitEngland.
Emsworth is our 2 Star boat, she is well equipped and fitted our for group use. She is a little older than Whistling Swan but still has everything you will need for a relaxing break on the waterways.
From a passion for boating and all things water related we have purchased purpose built 8 and 12 berth Narrow Boats.
Emsworth sleeps 8, is well equipped and ideal for nights away. Whistling Swann sleeps 12 and is great for bigger groups.
Our RYA Inland Waterways Helmsman Courses are running on the following dates:
2020 Dates now available
8th & 9th Feb
10th and 11th Feb
26th and 27th Feb
28th and 29th March
30th and 31st March
14th and 15th April
18th and 19th April (one space left)
29th and 30th April
9th and 10th May
21st and 22nd May
1st and 2nd June
6th and 7th June
25th and 26th June
We can also setup courses mid week to suit your own dates.
If you would like to book or have any questions - please get in touch.
Contact us for booking
We are an accredited RYA training centre for Inland Waterways and Shore based courses.
Spend a day or two with us completing your training ready for your permit assessment.
Paul is GLSW Scout County Narrowboat assessor and can complete your assessment on Emsworth.
Emsworth sleeps 8 people and is ideal for trips away with your young people. She is well equipped with a toilet, shower, central heating, fresh water, a galley kitchen and 8 individual bunks
During the School Holidays we run Badge Days where your Cubs, Scouts and Explorers can visit us for the day. We run the Power Coxwain Badge for the Scouts and Time on the Water badges for everyone.
Always on camp with the young people? Are your leaders in need of a social or planning weekend?
Come and stay on Emsworth -either we can join you and run the boat or take her away yourselves and visit the local attractions.
We are an Approved Activity Provider for DofE. During the year we will be running several residential trips for young people completing their DofE Gold, Queen Scout or Queen Guide award.
To register your interest please message us.