Bespoke narrowboats, quality craftsmanship and interiors with an elegant feel. Our aim is to give you quality, comfort and a wonderful experience on the canals. Crafted by Nick Thorpe Boatbuilders, Blue Otter Boats are a modern and stylish choice for self-drive holidays.
Experience canal life as Spring unfolds, nature awakens and wildlife multiples on the canals. The days become longer, birdsong chirps from every branch, bluebells and daffodils bloom along the banks and the quiet canals are perfect for novice boaters.
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