Welcome to all Canal & River Trust Friends

Drifters is a collection of some of the most respected names on the waterways. They are all long established companies working together to provide the best choice and the best service. All of the 550 boats exceed the minimum standards of the Tourist Board inspectors.


5% off drifters.co.uk website prices at the point of booking.

How to make your holiday booking

  1. Check the availability of boats for the date/area you wish to visit here
  2. Once you have selected the holiday that you wish to book, call Drifters on 0344 984 0322 (overseas +44 1252 796404) or email info@drifters.co.uk to make the booking.
  3. When making the booking, make sure you request the Canal & River Trust Friends discount code ‘FRIENDS’. We cannot allow any discounts retrospectively.
  4. The discount applies to the boat’s online price at the time of booking, but not any extras, such as fuel or damage waiver.
  5. The discount cannot be taken in conjunction with any other offer.
  6. The CRT Friend claiming the discount must be the Hirer, responsible for the boat, and present throughout the holiday.
  7. In the case of bookings for more than one boat, the discount is available only on boats for which condition 6 applies. Additional boats will be subject to the Operator’s normal Flotilla Discount, if applicable.