The Narrowboat and canal boat building specialists

ABC Boat Building ……. Simply beautiful boats.

Sleep easy knowing your dream is in the hands of people you can trust.

ABC Leisure Group have been building high quality narrowboats for over 30 years. These boats have been designed and refined to meet the demands and requirements of many different customers which, along with our experience of operating them in a hire fleet provides first hand information about durability, reliability and ease of maintenance.

Click here to see some of the beautiful boats we have built recently.  Click here to see a virtual tour of our latest boat

We specify shells to the required design of your boat and manage the build process.



Fitting Out

All our boat fitting out is done by our own craftsmen using only the highest quality materials.


Home Completion

Sailaways - We can fit out to any stage or design and can offer a wide variety of options to our customers.


Boat Building Information

It is this knowledge and experience that helps us provide a full boat building service, we can offer advice and technical knowledge on all aspects of narrowboat building to turn your dream into a workable, and practical boat that will give many years of pleasure.

We  complete all aspects of the boat fitout with our own craftsmen using only the highest quality materials. We can therefore build any design or specification from a sailaway to a fully fitted luxury narrowboat.

Each boat is designed with the customer to meet their specific needs. It will be built to the European Recreational Craft Directive and under a British Marine Federation contract for your protection. If you would like more information, or would like to visit us at Alvechurch to see work in progress and discuss your new boat, please contact us to arrange an appointment.

After sales support is available for all boats from our five strategically located marinas which together with:

  • Finance
  • Insurance
  • Brokerage (Part exchange on a new boat considered)
  • Training
  • Moorings
  • Full marina services 
  • High quality hire boat fleet