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Rosette Day Boat Hire

Day Boat Special

Why not hire our day boat for the day with your family and/or friends.

Then if you book a Rose Narrowboat for a holiday within 12 months you can receive a 10% discount.

Cascade at Braunston
Fanfare at Hillmorton Locks

Familiarisation Boat Trip

Want to hire one of our boats in the future?

Not sure how you would get on?

Why not try a familiarisation boat trip?

You will receive full training for your boat at Rose Narrowboats however  we can take you and your family or friends on a 2 hour trip on our day boat “Rosette” to show you how to steer, how to moor up, what speeds to do and many other things to make you more comfortable when hiring our boats.

Cost is £100 which can be refunded against your holiday boat hire when booked within 12 months. Maximum 6 people.

Booking for the familiarisation boat trip is essential and are usually on a Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday during our hire season (April to October) but could be other days depending on how busy we are.

Use our Enquiry form to find out more information.

Rosette and Shop

2nd Holiday Discount

When you have booked a holiday with Rose Narrowboats we are able to offer you a 10% discount on any further bookings within the same year.

This also applies if you book 2 or more boats for the same time.

Fanfare on Oxford Canal

Multiple Week Bookings

If you are hiring one of our Narrowboats for a week why not add another week or 2. Extra weeks are offered at a 10% discount (off the lower priced week/s).

Phone +44 (0) 1788 832449 for special prices for longer trips.


Any offer or discount cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer.

Any offer or discount is only available if booked directly with Rose Narrowboats.