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Renting before buying a liveaboard

Not sure about living on a boat ?

Why not try renting a boat via Airbnb and see if you like it first.

Here is a link of AIRBNB LIVEABORD boat rentals in the UK 


Just a few examples


A beautiful wide-beam barge “The Time Machine”,

Moored in a private garden on the River Thames near Chertsey. The Time Machine is the ideal base for family holidays, fishing breaks, weekends away. Or as a quiet retreat to write, paint or study. Unwind to the sound of the nearby weir and be dazzled by the kingfishers as they dart along the water’s surface. From only £70 per night.

Historic ship captain’s cabin, at Tower Bridge.

The master cabin of historic 19th C sailing ship De Walvisch, moored 500m from Tower Bridge. A solid teak hand-crafted double bed set into a luxurious hard-wood, panelled and enamelled room. Complete with own submarine sink and antique fixtures. All stays on board ship include a cooked English breakfast in the mornings. Served in the ship’s galley from Navy silver. From only £90 per night.

Luxury Motor Boat near Poole Quay.

Be lulled to sleep by gentle rocking and sounds of the sea, then wake up to enjoy views of the harbour whilst moored safely in a secure marina. Poole Quay is just a 10 minute stroll or free water taxi ride away. With everything you need from restaurants and shops to kids activities and boat trips around Poole Harbour. Famous beaches and the stunning Jurassic Coast are all a short drive away. Our complimentary welcome hamper is included providing breakfast goodies and snacks.

Luxury Marina Boat “Inspiration 25”.

The Inspiration 25 designed and built by Marina Boats is a spacious and modern accommodation with panoramic water views. Watch the sunset and rise from the well-equipped Inspiration 25, and experience the calm serenity of living on the water. Located in the luxury Shamrock Quay Marina, equipped with some of the best facilities in the area. Including two top rated restaurants and bars within walking distance. Located close to the Southampton city centre.

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