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Norfolk Broads Holidays

We have a fantastic collection of Norfolk Broads holidays, from the best choice of Norfolk Broads cruisers to four star waterside holiday cottages.  Our holiday cottages and Norfolk hire boats are well designed and maintained, meaning you will be able to find a holiday that perfectly fits your needs.

At Barnes Brinkcraft we’ve been offering cottage & boating holidays for over 50 years, from our broads boatyard in Wroxham at the heart of the Norfolk Broads. We also hire a range of day boats.

We run a mixed fleet of boats for hire. The newest boats have some very smart features, providing more than a touch of on-board boating luxury. Many of you will have had some excellent boating holidays on our traditional broads hire boats. Including Norfolk Broads Cruisers from the Royalls Boatyard and the Alphacraft fleet. Over 90 Norfolk Broads hire boats are available from Barnes Brinkcraft’s boatyard in Wroxham. We have boats sleeping from 2 to 12 people. For the best prices and a personal service book your boating holiday on the Norfolk Broads direct with Barnes Brinkcraft.

Our broads boats and holiday cottages are designed for your convenience and maintained to high standard. Helping you make the most of your Norfolk Broads Holiday. If you have any queries please do get in touch direct with us. Give us a ring, we are here to help, and make sure you choose the Norfolk Broads holiday that best meets your needs.

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Norfolk Broads Day Boat

Day Boat Hire

Visiting Wroxham for a short period? Want to get on the water? We have broads day boats and canoes to suit families and fishermen. Our broads day boats are available to hire with cookers and toilets from Easter to October half term. You can book your slot online by the hour or day.

Norfolk Broads holidays on a cruiser

Boating Holidays

We run a mixed fleet of Norfolk Broads hire boats. The newest boats have some very smart features, providing more than a touch of on-board boating luxury. Many of you will have had some excellent boating holidays on our traditional broads hire boats. For the best prices and a personal service book your boating holiday on the Norfolk Broads direct with Barnes Brinkcraft.

Norfolk Broads waterside holiday cottage

Holiday Cottages

If you are looking for a riverside holiday cottage in the heart of the Norfolk Broads at Wroxham, look no further. We have 15 fantastic waterside cottages, positioned next to the river Bure, sleeping between 4 and 8 people. These riverside cottages come with their own day boat outside the summer holidays.

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"Very helpful staff"
- Lynn Warboys
"Nice boat friendly helpful staff the only down side is the beds are really hard"
- Andrew Flavell
"Fantastic week away and would highly recommended this company for ease of booking, setting off and return handover."
- Rebecca Williams
"Great service as always and first class staff.Cannot wait until next May and then September."
- Bwfcok1

What's New at Barnes Brinkcraft?

Catch up with the latest news at Barnes Brinkcraft. Our blog features lots of useful info about us and the Norfolk Broads Boat Hire.

Bewilderwood

BeWILDerwood – Open February Half Term

If you are staying with us in one of riverside self catering properties this February half term week, you might like to know that BeWILDerwood the ‘Curious Treehouse Adventure’ is just 5...

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3 day boating trip. Listen out for the Bittern on Barton Broad

Up the Ant

This 3-day boating trip takes you up the beautiful River Ant from Wroxham.   We have other itineraries here, covering other areas of the Norfolk Broads. – So much...

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Windmills on the Norfolk Broads

Tootle to Thurne

This is a pretty busy suggestion for a 3 night cruise taking in one of our favourite moorings.   It could easily be extended by a week.  The last stop is not suitable for people with dogs, but...

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Norfolk Broads Photograph

And Breathe

This 3-day itinerary for the Norfolk Broads is quite a full one.  Many may take life a little easier and do a trip like this in a week.  The itinerary picks out some interesting spots, and there is...

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Day Boat Hire trip to St Benet's Abbey

Step back in History

You’re hiring a day boat for the day, and wondering where’s best to Visit on the Norfolk Broads? Look no...

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Day Boat Hire For Afternoon Tea

Afternoon Tea Onboard

A pootle down the river in your Norfolk Broads day boat,  pick up afternoon tea, or possibly a pint and a pootle back, what could be...

Learn more
Bewilderwood

BeWILDerwood – Open February Half Term

If you are staying with us in one of riverside self catering properties this February half term week, you might like to know that BeWILDerwood the ‘Curious Treehouse Adventure’ is just 5...

Learn more

3 day boating trip. Listen out for the Bittern on Barton Broad

Up the Ant

This 3-day boating trip takes you up the beautiful River Ant from Wroxham.   We have other itineraries here, covering other areas of the Norfolk Broads. – So much...

Learn more

Windmills on the Norfolk Broads

Tootle to Thurne

This is a pretty busy suggestion for a 3 night cruise taking in one of our favourite moorings.   It could easily be extended by a week.  The last stop is not suitable for people with dogs, but...

Learn more

Norfolk Broads Photograph

And Breathe

This 3-day itinerary for the Norfolk Broads is quite a full one.  Many may take life a little easier and do a trip like this in a week.  The itinerary picks out some interesting spots, and there is...

Learn more

Day Boat Hire trip to St Benet's Abbey

Step back in History

You’re hiring a day boat for the day, and wondering where’s best to Visit on the Norfolk Broads? Look no...

Learn more

Day Boat Hire For Afternoon Tea

Afternoon Tea Onboard

A pootle down the river in your Norfolk Broads day boat,  pick up afternoon tea, or possibly a pint and a pootle back, what could be...

Learn more

Norfolk Broads Latest Information

Places to Eat, Drink and Shop

2021 Norfolk Broads Guide to Places to Eat, Drink and Shop

Where to Eat, Drink and Shop on the Norfolk Broads With all the upset and social distancing we’ve had to get used to you might worry that staples will be in short supply this season. The new...

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Aerial view of the Norfolk Broads

Aerial Views Of The Norfolk Broads

Soak up and enjoy one of the UK’s most outstanding National Parks that is the Norfolk...

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The Norfolk Broads Customer Experiences

The Norfolk Broads Experience

Hear what our customers have to say about being on a Norfolk Broads boating holiday with Barnes Brinkcraft. Just imagine you could be here...

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Norfolk Broads Latest Information

Places to Eat, Drink and Shop

2021 Norfolk Broads Guide to Places to Eat, Drink and Shop

Where to Eat, Drink and Shop on the Norfolk Broads With all the upset and social distancing we’ve had to get used to you might worry that staples will be in short supply this season. The new...

Learn more

Aerial view of the Norfolk Broads

Aerial Views Of The Norfolk Broads

Soak up and enjoy one of the UK’s most outstanding National Parks that is the Norfolk...

Learn more

The Norfolk Broads Customer Experiences

The Norfolk Broads Experience

Hear what our customers have to say about being on a Norfolk Broads boating holiday with Barnes Brinkcraft. Just imagine you could be here...

Learn more

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