Barge holidays canal boat narrow boat holidays to suit you and all your family crew. Once the main transport route from the midlands to the south of england the canal starts by the river thames in oxford and runs for 77 miles mainly through quiet rolling countryside to near coventry where it connects with the midlands canal system.
The oxford canal is one of the most beautiful and popular canals to take a hire boat holiday.
Oxford canal boat hire. Narrow boat hire on the oxford canal 6 berth 4 berth 2 berth boats available from the bustle at braunston to the dreaming spires of oxford this is one of britain s finest rural canals. Kate boats is a family firm established for over 18 years offering quality narrowboat hire in the heart of england. There are also many museums and galleries with perhaps the most popular being the national history museum and pitt rivers museum and of course oxford castle and prison.
Oxford canal boat hire. Bring the family friends and have a party along the way we will steer the boat while you enjoy. The journey begins at the popular napton narrowboat hire base located at the head of the oxford canal.
Long term narrowboat hire. Canal narrowboat holidays and short breaks. Call us now on 0117 304 1122 to enquire.
Looking for information regarding oxford canal boat hire. Bath kennet avon canal boat hire. After ascending napton locks with views of the village and its windmill on napton hill the eleven mile summit section meanders through hills to claydon and the descent to oxford.
Of the base you ll reach the city of dreaming spires where ancient modern classic and contemporary come together. Novices young children dogs welcome. The north oxford canal from rugby leads via braunston village to join the south oxford canal at napton junction.
Oxford offers something for everyone and is the. Up to 10pp per boat. Oxford is a lively cosmopolitan city which is perhaps most famous as a centre for learning with 39 colleges in total.
A variety of cruising on well designed canal boats based from two bases on the grand union canal in scenic warwickshire. Narrowboat day hire on the stunning kennet and avon canal near bath wiltshire and the idyllic oxford canal in the cotswold borders near oxford. You do not have to spend a fortune to enjoy a beautiful day afloat on the oxford canal.
Discover the joys of oxfordshire during a canal boat holiday with anglo welsh one of the uk s largest narrowboat hire companies. Perfect introduction to canal boating. Oxford canal river thames boat hire.
Comet is easy to operate and the design of the boat allows it to be operated in all weathers. Hire from napton and our oxford canal boat holiday takes you on a relatively busy week down the meandering oxford canal which is one of the oldest in the country and beautifully follows the contours of the land. Narrowboat hire the oxford canal.
Weekend canal boat break. Beginners welcome we will introduce you to the. How about an evening cruise.
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