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Our quality is the difference and we would like you to be as proud of your boat as we are. If you’re think about building a boat for pleasure or to live aboard, we’re the business.

Unit 130 | Broughton Industrial Estate | NG22 9LD | Telephone: 07474668885

boat-builder@hotmail.co.uk

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Wide Beam 

At the Sailaway Boat Company we specialise in bringing your passion for wide beam boats alive
Widebeam Boat Building Services

Here at the Sailaway Boat Company, it’s no longer is it a question of creatively trying to fit the kitchen sink into the wardrobe and going without the modern life necessities.

We’ve seen first-hand how tastes have changed over our years of boat building. Over recent years we have been attracting lots of interest with our wide beam hulls, it’s even why we recently moved locations to placate our customers demand.

At the Sailaway Boat Company we specialise in bringing your passion for wide beam boats alive, giving you a boat with the flexibility and convenience of any modern apartment. So whether you are looking for something suited for living aboard or where you want upgrade and have the extra space and flexibility, we’re the business for you.

So whatever your adventure;  enjoy of living in the slow lane on a wide beam boat proudly built by us made to suit your exacting specifications as the world goes by at 4mph

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We can build most types of wide beam hulls:

We have particular expertise and knowledge of city centre and long-term live boards so if you’re thinking about buying and living on a wide beam as a great alternative to a cramped apartment; come and have a chat. Our wide beam hulls are all unique in their own right, nevertheless with all our boats. Our expert craftsman will be pleased to suggest ideas to complement your own and to find the most appropriate design to suit your interest, time and budget. The only limit is imagination.

HULL ONLY

Built to order our Hull only options are great value for the more experienced and valued trade customers.

SAILAWAY

Our Sailaway range of wide beam canal boats are designed to give the perfect head start for those looking to undertake their own internal fit-outs.

SAILAWAY LINED

You can be confident when you speak to us that you’re speaking to an expert craftsman who fully understands your love of boating and desire for a stress free building experience.

FULL FIT & BESPOKE

You can be confident when you speak to us that you’re speaking to an expert craftsman who fully understands your love of boating and desire for a stress free building experience.

WE CAN BUILD WIDE BEAMS TO ANY LENGTH, STYLE OR STAGE OF COMPLETION; COME AND SEE US AND WE WILL DESIGN YOUR BOAT TOGETHER. FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL US TODAY ON 0115 888 2104

Sailaway Specifications

As well as our typical specification options we also offer a great range of accessories from Portholes, extra security fixtures to Stainless Steel Water tanks and much more. To find out more about our expert wide beam building services that we can offer you, call us today.

All the standard shell specifications :

  • Engine supplied and fitted to suit the size of vessel.
  • Windows and/or Port Holes supplied and fitted.
  • Roof vents supplied and fitted.
Lower level door vents supplied and fitted.
  • Baton and Spray foam insulated.
  • Ballast and 18mm Plywood floor.
  • Stainless steel water tank Supplied.
  • Ready to be delivered and sail away.
Hull Specifications

Steel work made from 10mm Base, 6mm Hull sides, 5mm Cabin, 4mm Roof.

  • Stern Tube
  • Fender Eyes
  • Rear Sliding Hatch with rear Doors
  • Integral Hand Rail
Centre Roof Ring
  • All Rubbing Bars 2” Wide, Welded Top AND Bottom
  • Front Door’s
  • Stainless barrel hinges all round
  • Integral Gas Locker & Integral Diesel Tank
  • Anodes
  • Painted in High build Grey Zinc Base Primer
  • 2 Pack Black on the Hull
UNRIVALLED EXPERIENCE

You can be confident when you speak to us that you’re speaking to an expert craftsman who fully understands your love of boating and desire for a stress free building experience.

BUY WITH CONFIDENCE

Please be rest assured all our new boats come with a full comprehensive warranty & ancillary equipment warranties allowing you to purchase with confidence.

BRITISH BUILT

We use only the highest grades of materials and quality British craftsmanship for our bespoke canal boats, ensuring that your boat will be one of the best built steel boats in the UK

SUPPORT WHEN YOU NEED IT

From one-off technical advice, transport organisation to ongoing hull maintenance support; we can ensure help is always at hand as no-one else knows the boat better than the craftsman that created her.

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DESIGN YOUR OWN BOAT

LET US BUILD IT FOR YOU!

Our Sailaway range of widebeam canal boats are designed to give the perfect head start for those looking to undertake their own internal fit-outs. As standard we offer generally three types of Sailaways built to various levels of completion, accommodating various budgets. If you would like to build on our standard specifications talk with anyone of our team and we’ll create you a quotation meeting your exact requirements.

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LET’S MAKE SOMETHING GREAT TOGETHER !

Have a project in mind and want to talk to one of the team? Get in touch with us.
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At a realistic price?

We build beautiful and handcrafted widebeam hulls.

We have a very simple philosophy here at The Sailaway Boat Company ; Produce beautiful canal boats. That’s it, no bells and whistles, no hidden extras we just want to produce exceptional boats at realistic prices.

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Best in British Craftsmanship

Not all boats are created equal: Our quality is the difference and we would like you to be as proud of your boat as we are. At the Sailaway Boat Company you’ll find a friendly business that knows and loves boats inside out with our wealth of experience that goes into every boat; ensuring great client satisfaction and many proud years of boating pleasure.
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Why not come and see for yourself

Here at the Sailaway Boat Company, we would also recommend that prior to visiting us; is to actual go and visit other boat builders to see for yourself and to thoroughly appreciate the attention of detail and finesse we give to every boat we build. We create high quality wide beam boats which we will be both proud of and a delight for you to own; allowing you to buy with confidence and peace of mind.

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Small Details Make a Big Impression! Low Prices | Quality Guaranteed | Excellent Services

Buy with Confidence

Looking for a truly handcrafted bespoke wide beam boat?

So whatever your wide-beam adventure: we can offer a variety of boat styles so we can fully provide you with the perfect mix of aesthetics and function to suit your individual needs and with our exceptional after sales service giving you the ability to buy with confidence and ensure you get a great start to many years of happy boating.

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Interested in buying a WIDE BEAM boat? Want some more information about our boats?

Why choose us?

We've got you covered

All our boats will come with a comprehensive hand book and certification with all the work carried out by The Sailaway Boat Co. Included with this is your HIN (Hull Identification Number) And a Certificate of conformity.

Competitive Prices

“Quality Service, Quality Boats made to the highest standard. We will not be beaten on price.” That’s it, no bells and whistles, no hidden extras we just want to produce exceptional boats at realistic prices!

Built with Confidence

Manufacturing for almost 30 years; our professional experience and passion for boating transcends into everything we build. You can be confident when you speak to us that you’re speaking to an expert craftsman who fully understands your love of boating.