Woodfarm Barge Snape Maltings

Snape Maltings, Suffolk, England

1800's moored barge with modern features offers a relaxing getaway for 6 (+2) guests at Snape Maltings. Dogs welcome.


Enjoy a holiday of a different kind aboard this 100-year-old Dutch Sailing Barge at Snape Maltings in Suffolk. Onderneming Barge sleeps 6 (+2) guests, and even your dogs are welcome aboard! 

Onderneming is moored on the River Alde at Snape Maltings and sleeps up to 8 people in 3 double bedrooms and a double sofa bed. This property would suit 3 couples travelling together or a large family. With 2 large saloons, both with lounge, dining and cooking facilities, this is the perfect barge for those wanting to holiday together but maybe have some private time as well. There is 1 en-suite wet room and 2 other bathrooms, one with a bath. With a modern design yet retaining original features the owners have created something very special in this barge.

Located only an hour and a half away from London, holidaying aboard this barge is like stepping back in time to a more peaceful relaxed way of life. Locally you can enjoy stopping off in the many restaurants and coffee shops, whilst meandering through the streets of the country villages. Alternatively, take to the lakes and partake in a spot of kayaking or windsurfing or enjoy a walk through the beautiful countryside. Suffolk itself has a rich history so take time to admire the stunning architecture of this medieval county.

Arrival/departure days are Mondays for minimum 4 nights, Fridays for minimum 2 or 3 nights and Sundays for minimum 5 nights. Weekly stays possible for Mon / Fri / Sun.

Three dogs are welcome aboard the barge at an additional cost of £15 each per stay.


Room Types

Whole property for 5 or more

Nearest Airport/s

London / Norwich


  • Suitable for Adults only  
  • Family Friendly  
  • Award-winning  
  • Best Views  
  • By Water  
  • Dog Friendly holidays  
  • Groups  
  • Historic  
  • Stay on a Boat