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Search for new and used narrowboats from brokers and private sellers

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Compare new and used narrowboats from trusted brokers and private sellers

Searching for a narrowboat can be a tiresome process. There are multiple brokers, private sellers, marinas and even hire companies selling boats. On you can search and compare narrowboats from the UK’s top narrowboat brokers, dealers and private sellers all in one place. 

From the blog

Keep up to date with news and views from the towpath as well as our light hearted features such as “pub of the week” for the best cosy canalside pubs.

Mar 26
Site Update: Marinas and Moorings section launched

Hello everyone, we have been working behind the scenes on a brand new Marinas and Moorings directory.  You may have noticed the new link appear on the menu section, well  I can finally reveal what we have been up to.  The new narrowboat moorings section is aimed at helping boaters find moorings on the move […]

Feb 06
How much does a narrowboat survey cost?

A narrowboat survey is a professional inspection of a narrowboat, typically carried out before purchasing one. It helps to identify any potential problems with the boat, such as structural damage, engine issues, or electrical problems. This information can be used to negotiate the purchase price or to decide whether to proceed with the purchase at […]

Jan 17
How do you keep warm on a narrowboat?

Staying warm on a narrowboat in winter can be a charming challenge, but with the right tips, you can enjoy a cozy and comfortable night afloat. Here are some ideas to keep the chill at bay: Heating systems: Multi-fuel stove: This classic choice provides warmth and ambiance with coal, wood, or smokeless fuels. Learn proper […]