Booking System for Canal Boats

At the heart of any good holiday home website is an updated availability calendar and Bookalet makes it incredibly easy for you to manage this aspect of your business.

Online booking software for canal boat hire companies

Not much beats drifting down a canal and enjoying the views! The past couple of years has meant an increase in demand for a staycation, and people are always on the lookout for something different!

If you own a single canal boat or a fleet of them, ensure you have the right tools to help you manage the growth you’re bound to be seeing! Bookalet can help you to effectively increase your bookings from your canal boat and manage the entire process afterwards.

Bookalet canal boat booking calendar


With everything else going on in the world, you need to have a system that is simple, flexible and works hard so you don’t have to! Bookaletgives you a simple line of code to put on your websites to instantly start taking direct bookings and take payments. When you take a booking through your Bookalet calendar, your income doesn’t go to an OTA, it goes straight to you.

Customisable booking calendar


Our canal boat booking system lets you customise your availability calendars and booking forms to match your website in your brand colours! Simply choose your colour palette in the back end of Bookalet and fill your customers with confidence when they see a streamlined, beautiful booking process that will encourage repeat customers.

Website builder

New to the world of canal and narrow boat booking? Get yourself a professional website built by you using our website builder! Simply choose one of our pre made templates, or opt to start from scratch and begin to take bookings directly as soon as your website is live!

Flexible email templates

Continue to build a trusting relationship with your customers by keeping up regular communication with them. Customise your email templates with ease to ensure you are telling your customers the correct information, at the right time!

View all of your bookings in one place


If, like many others, you use third party portals to supplement your direct bookings, Bookaleteasily syncswith these calendars making sure you have the most up to date information available to you.
As well as this you can block off certain periods simultaneously on all the channels, mark up your margins and create manual quotes for special guests.

Agency accounts

Our Agent Account has all of the additional tools you will need including Owner Statements, Search Widgets and Additional Reporting! So if you run canal and narrow boats on behalf of one, or multiple owners, we have the extras you’re going to need to stay on top!

Stay in full management of the booking process using Bookalet. Manage the entire procedure from blocking off your availability calendar to regular guest correspondence.Payment tracking and final invoicing.

Those jobs that were once irritating and time consuming are now easy with Bookalet.

Staycations are on the up, and hopefully your bookings are too! Make sure you manage them easily and efficiently with Bookalet.

Still unsure? We offer a free 30-day trial that gives you complete access to our system so you can see for yourself!

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