Learn more about holidaying on Hotel Boats.   
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Find out where we are going to cruise in 2004 

 

Your floating hotel

on the Canals and Rivers of the UK

 
How to book a cruise, prices, discounts and conditions of booking.   

 

Please note that we are not now operating Reed Boats

as a cruising Hotel.

These pages are for historic interest only.

Go to the Reed Family Website.

Relax as you cruise the waterways of the UK. Enjoy their tranquillity and experience the beautiful English countryside while exploring this fascinating hidden heritage. The crew do all the work letting you just relax and do as little, or as much as you wish.

You travel in luxury, your individual cabin has a comfy bed, carpet on the floor and central heating. There are flush toilets and hot showers. A tour of the boats.

You can enjoy a Full English Breakfast, light lunch and a four course dinner with a glass of wine all expertly cooked for you from fresh ingredients. A sample menu.

 

 

Everyone is welcome.

  • The young and the not so young.
  • Those on their own do not have to pay a single supplement to enjoy good company with us.
  • Couples who come to celebrate a special occasion enjoy a complementary bottle of sparkling wine.
  • A party of six friends or family coming together get a discount and exclusive use of the boats. Details of charter bookings.
  • The energetic can help with the boats or use us as a mobile base for walking.
  • Those of limited mobility can watch the scenery pass from the sheltered front cockpit only feet from their cabin. This holiday comes to you. Further information.

 

You can be sure of a wonderful holiday with us-

  • We are a small family operation. From the first tentative enquiry to carrying your cases as you leave, you deal directly with us not some computer or faceless receptionist.
  • Quality is guaranteed by APCO membership.
  • Visit Britain have assessed us to be of 4 star quality.
  • We are experienced and highly qualified operators now in our ninth season. The story of Reed Boats.
  • We have had a traditional motor & butty pair of boats purpose built as hotel boats. This means we use the operating techniques of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. You see history re-enacted every day. How the boats were built.

 

We offer a variety of routes, starting places and lengths of cruises.

For more information explore this web site, or contact us to ask for a printed brochure.

Tel 07977 229103 or email martinreed@reedboats.co.uk

Do you wish to Crew.

What about a New Years Cruise.

 

Please note that we are not now operating Reed Boats

as a cruising Hotel.

These pages are for historic interest only.

Go to the Reed Family Website.

 

The Boats.

Questions & Answers.

Cruise Routes.

How to book.

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Go to the Reed Family Website.

If you have any questions then do ring us on 07977 229103
or email us at martinreed@reedboats.co.uk