Take a day and explore the Norfolk Broads at your leisure, aboard one of our picnic boats. All of our picnic boats seat a maximum of 10 people and include a single gas hob ideal for making teas and coffees, fridge, sink and toilet.

(Please Note *You should only hire a boat with people from your own household or support bubble, please follow government guidance at all times*)

Unfortunately at this time we cannot offer the following items onboard: mugs, glasses, plates, cutlery. However, a kettle and cleaning materials are provided. Sorry for any inconvenience caused.

Prior to departing, you will be provided with a tutorial and safety briefing by one of our staff, life jackets for all passengers, a full tank of fuel and a map of the Norfolk Broads.

Book online or call 0800 144 4472

Herbert Woods reserves the right to charge a £200 damage deposit in addition to the hire charge, this will be refunded on your return, provided that the boat is left in clean condition and without damage or loss of any equipment.

Please Note. There must be at least two adults on board the boat at all times. We do not provide pans or frying pans on any of our picnic boats.

Don’t forget, you can download your Picnic Boat Map right here!

Main Season

DurationLow SeasonMid SeasonHigh Season
Mon – Sun

6th Jan – 22nd May

26th Sept – 23rd Dec

5th June – 4th July

5th Sept – 25th Sept

23rd May – 4th June

5th July – 4th Sept

1pm – 5pm£100£110£130

Advanced bookings can only be made for a full day.

Out of Season

DurationOut of Season
Mon – Fri

26th Sept – 23rd Dec

3rd Jan – 28th Feb

12pm – 4pm£100

Advanced bookings can only be made for a full day (9am – 4pm) – subject to availability and weather conditions at the time of hire. Picnic Boats are not available over the Christmas period, 24th Dec – 2nd Jan or on Saturdays and Sundays throughout November, December, January and February. Please call for more information.

Picnic Boat Virtual Tour

Take a look around a picnic boat