Frequently Asked Questions

What to Pack for a Boating Holiday

What to Pack for a Boating Holiday

It can be hard to know what to pack for a boating holiday – especially if it’s your first time. Here at Richardson’s Boating Holidays we have 70 years’ experience helping visitors enjoy the N...

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Boating Holiday Top Tips!

Boating Holiday Top Tips!

If you are planning your first boating holiday this year then this article should be of interest to you, as it features our boating holiday top tips. Driving a boat really is easier than you may thin...

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Norfolk Broads Boat Hire Safety Code

Norfolk Broads Boat Hire Safety Code

View the Broads Authority waterway codes here: http://www.broads-authority.gov.uk/boating/navigating-the-broads/safety/waterways-codes SAFETY CODE To help ensure you have a safe and relaxing holi...

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Norfolk Broads Bridges

Norfolk Broads Bridges

Be Mindful of Bridges Wroxham, Potter Heigham, Beccles and Wayford all have low bridges through which some cruisers will not pass at any time. Where this applies, it is clearly shown in the boat desc...

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Choosing Your Boat

Choosing Your Boat

Configurations of Cruisers:   Dual steerting cruiser Sizes range from 2 to 7 people. These cruisers feature a choice of steering positions – one on the raised sun-deck and one below, so...

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Driving a Boat

Driving a Boat

Everyone who comes on a boating holiday with Richardson's is given a “trial run”. This is a demonstration on how to drive the boat and use the controls, providing you with all the information yo...

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Moorings, Journey Times, and Tide Tables

Moorings, Journey Times, and Tide Tables

Without a doubt, the most magical way to discover the Broads is by boat. The waterways of the Broads are safe and easy to navigate, with over 125 tranquil, lock-free miles to explore. So much of the B...

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