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Starts Friday, Saturday, Monday and Tuesday

Fair Senator

This modern sports style cruiser on a low wash hull is ideal for a couple. The large aft cockpit offers plenty of outside space for those lazy days. You can enjoy eating alfresco whatever the weather as the large folding canopy will offer protection from the elements.

The spacious open plan saloon and galley has wooden laminate flooring throughout and a free standing settee. The forward cabin has a double berth and ample storage space. Separate shower room with toilet and basin.

  • External steering position
  • Easy folding rear canvas canopy
  • Comfortable outside seating and dining area
  • Easy stern access
  • Wooden flooring throughout



  • TV and DVD player
  • Microwave
  • Shower with electric toilet
  • 240 volt electricity supply from invertor or shore power
  • Shore power

Floor Plan

Floorplan for Fair Senator

Bridge information:

Will not pass under Potter Heigham bridge. Will pass under other bridges at suitable tides. Cruiser height when prepared for passage under bridges: 7ft 2in (2m 18cm)


L: 33ft (10.06m) B: 12ft (3.66m)


1 double in forward cabin



2020 Holiday DatesWeekShort Break
Jan 02 – May 06£800£570
May 07 – May 20£1040£725
May 21 – May 27£1325£915
May 28 – Jun 03£1170£825
Jun 04 – Jun 17£1245£875
Jun 18 – Jul 15£1325£915
Jul16 – Aug 26£1470£1040
Aug 27 – Sep 02£1325£915
Sep 03 – Sep 16£1100£785
Sep 17 – Dec 16£800£570
Dec 17 – Jan 01£1040£725
Fuel Deposit
Damage Waiver

Fair Senator 1 start days: Tuesday and Saturday 
Fair Senator 2 start days: Monday and Friday 

Stylish and sporty, the Fair Senator is an exceptional choice of boat for couples looking to escape on the Broads. View a complete range of options with our collection of boats for hire on the Norfolk Broads.

How to book

Select your holiday cruiser or waterside holiday home

The first step to your holiday on the Norfolk Broads is to select the right type of cruiser or holiday home to suit you and your parties requirements. You can do this either online, by using our brochure or you can telephone us on 01603 782207 and speak to a member of our booking team who will be happy to help you make the right choice.

Check availability

Check if your chosen holiday is available for your preferred dates. You can either check availability online or by enquiring directly with us via email or by telephone on 01603 782207. Boating holidays can start on either a Monday, Tuesday, Friday or Saturday and holiday home breaks can start on either Tuesdays or Saturdays.

Book online or via the telephone

Bookings can be made online or over the telephone. If you prefer to book online select the Book Now option and you will be taken through a short process to secure your holiday. Alternatively to book by telephone, call us on 01603 782207 and one of our reception team will be delighted to book your Norfolk Broads holiday for you.

Optional Extras

Norfolk Broads Direct offer an array of extras which have been put together to complement your stay, helping to make it the perfect break. Why not take advantage of those little touches to make your stay perfect? You will now find on-board all of our Cruisers two towels per person. If you would like to take advantage of our extras please ask when making your booking with our reception team, 01603 782207 or email on quoting your booking reference number.Payment for your optional extras is due on your arrival.

Payable on arrivalPer weekShort break
Rowing Dinghy

(available 16th March to 31st Octobe

advance booking essential )

Sailing Dinghy

(available 16th March to 31st October

advance booking essential)

Additional car parking outside

(advance booking advised)

Undercover parking

(advance booking advised)

Pets (each,

max 2 per cruiser)



Dog life jacket

Please request in advance stating size of dog (A refundable deposit of £20 is payable on arrival)

Please note that all optional extras are subject to availability.


Payment & Deposits

If you are booking online our secure payment gateway is via SagePay. Bookings made via the telephone

can be paid for by debit or credit card (We do not accept American Express or Diners Club cards).

Holiday deposits

The initial payments for all Norfolk Broads Direct holidays are as follows:

Holiday Cost Deposit
Up to £300£105
£301 – £500£125
£501 – £750£150
£751- £900£170
£901 – £1400£180
£1401 – £1900£225
£1901 – £2500£275
Over £2501£325


The full balance then becomes due 70 days before your holiday start date.

Please be aware that at certain times we will offer the opportunity to pay a low, non-refundable deposit of £25 per week as an early booking incentive. The balance of the deposit, see above, will then be due on or before the 1st February of the year of travel.

Payment of Balance

Please note that the balance of hire terms, damage waiver / security deposit and fuel deposit should be paid 70 days in advance of your holiday start date unless otherwise stated on the booking confirmation. Receipts are issued to all customers.

Please Note: Due to changes in financial regulations we are no longer able to offer personal insurance cover.

Read more about our Payment Terms and Conditions in the tab above.

If you have already visited the Broads, Britain’s magical waterland, we know that you will want to return again and again!

We always love welcoming you back to the Broads and Norfolk Broads Direct. We are therefore delighted to operate a Returning Customer Loyalty Scheme. Every time that you take a holiday with us you will receive a Unique Voucher Code entitling you a 5% discount off the hire terms of your next holiday (see T’s & C’s below). Please remember to have your loyalty voucher to hand when booking your next Norfolk Broads Direct boating or cottage holiday. Bookings can be made either online or by telephone on 01603 782207.

Here at Norfolk Broads Direct our policy of continuous development and investment in our Faircraft Loynes Fleet and our waterside holiday homes gives you the assurance that you can holiday with us again and again in complete confidence. There really is no better seal of approval than to see the happy faces of returning customers year after year!

Our team of friendly reception staff are here waiting to answer any questions that you may have about your next Norfolk Broads Direct holiday, please call us on 01603 782207.

We are looking forward to welcoming you back to the Norfolk Broads!

Returning Customer Loyalty Scheme Terms and Conditions

  • Has a unique code that is only valid for the named customer on the voucher, it is non-transferable
  • Can only be redeemed once
  • Only one voucher can be used per holiday
  • Is valid for holidays taken between 1st April 2018 and 31st October 2020
  • Is only valid for holiday bookings made directly with Norfolk Broads Direct Limited
  • If the booking is cancelled the voucher code will not be reissued
  • There is no cash alternative
Broads Reviews

The Fair Senator is a great boat- lovely and clean with everything we needed- our dogs loved it too!

Christine Neal, 2019