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Childhood memories are not just for childhood

Hartford Marina offers the perfect opportunity to step off the earth for a while. Close enough to where you live and work to be easily accessible for summer evenings, weekends and short breaks but you’ll find we offer a world away from the stresses and strains of daily life.

We not only provide the perfect location on the relaxing Fenland waterways, but can assist you with everything you need for enjoyment afloat. Boating is surprisingly accessible in terms of budget and required skills and we’ll hold your hand, every step of the way.

Please pop along to see us, or make contact for a chat. We’d love to show you how those childhood dreams can become a reality.

The life afloat

The life afloat – a waterfront view

Have you ever thought about owning a boat, and getting afloat? Here at Hartford Marina, we have everything you need to Step off the Earth for a While. We’ll offer you lots of help and friendly advice, to discover a completely new way of establishing work life balance in a busy world.

Great Ouse magic seven

Seven magic facts about Britain’s hidden gem

The River Great Ouse navigation is one of Britain’s lesser discovered great places to wind down and Step off the Earth for a While.

When you include its tributaries – the rivers Cam, Lark, Little Ouse and Wissey, the Great Ouse offers approximately 140 miles of navigable waterway flowing through peaceful countryside and attractive rural villages and towns. That makes it fourth only in length to the mighty rivers Severn, Thames and Trent.