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St Hilda Sea Adventures

Dunbeg, Argyll and Bute, Scotland

Relax and unwind aboard a quirky small ship with self-catering facilities, moored on Scotland's breath-taking west coast.
Sleeps: 6-11 Guests
Bedrooms: Varies
From £204 / night

Boutique Narrowboats

Market Harborough, Leicestershire, England

Explore the Leicestershire waterways at your own gentle pace, aboard your choice of luxurious ‘hotel suite’-style canal boat for couples.
Sleeps: 2
Bedrooms: 1
From £126/nt


Salcombe, Devon, England

A dreamily romantic, grown-ups-only glamping boat, moored in South Devon's idyllic Salcombe-Kingsbridge Estuary.
Sleeps: 2
Bedrooms: 1
From £129 / night

Orchardleigh Boat House

Frome, Somserset, Somerset, England

A tranquil and romantic dog-friendly hot tub retreat for two, nestled on the edge of a sparkling lake on a historic 500-acre Somerset estate.
Sleeps: 2
Bedrooms: 1
From £270 / night

The Boathouse London

Paddington, London, England

A design-led boutique hotel barge, indulgently moored on the scenic waters of the capital's first floating park.
Sleeps: Up to 4
Bedrooms: 1
From £360 / night (midweek)

Nissos Sofiaia

Echinades Islands, Greece

Spirit yourselves away to a private, protected Greek island that's teeming with diverse nature, a plunge pool fed by the Ionian Sea, and a restored fishing boat to rest your heads.
Sleeps: 2
Bedrooms: 1
From £422 / night

Harbour House Stromness

Stromness, Orkney, Scotland

An enchanting Orkney retreat steeped in maritime heritage, with sea views, a private pier, and a quirky boathouse for feasts and games alike.
Sleeps: 8
Bedrooms: 3
From £280 / night

The Inspiration

Brixham, Devon, England

An impossibly charming 'glam-boat' with picture-postcard sea-and-harbour views of the colourful Brixham harbour on The English Riviera.
Sleeps: 3
Bedrooms: 1
From £65 / night

Floatels by Tŷ Milford Waterfront

Milford Haven, Pembrokeshire, Wales

A serene quartet of luxury floating havens for two, set on the glistening doorstep of the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park.
Sleeps: 2 per cabin (4 cabins)
Bedrooms: 1 per cabin
From £80 / night

Camillia Boatel

Edinburgh, Scotland

A sustainable, bespoke-crafted lime-green haven, rich in hotel-suite comfort and permanently docked just minutes away from Edinburgh's iconic Royal Mile.
Sleeps: 8
Bedrooms: 3
From £350 / night

LV14 SULA Lightship

Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England

Escape to the water and enjoy a unique and scenic adult-only stay aboard a historic British Lightship, beautifully restored and enchantingly moored in the Gloucester Docks, in the Cotswolds.
Sleeps: 4
Bedrooms: 2
From £200 / night

Lightship Amsterdam

Amsterdam, Netherlands

A cutting-edge floating haven, crafted by an award-winning architect, and peacefully moored in North Amsterdam's creative hub.
Sleeps: 2
Bedrooms: 1
From £290 / night