Unpowered boat hire – Canal Visitor Centre - Mytchett
Pedalos, canoes and rowing boats available for hire at weekends and during school holidays from Easter to the end of September, subject to weather conditions.
To check availability please contact the office on 01252 370073, email@example.com or check on Facebook or Twitter.
- Canoes £11.50 per hour (£10 per additional hour)
- Rowing boats £14.50 per hour (£13 per additional hour)
- Pedalos £8 per half hour
- 10.30am - 4pm pedalos
- 10.30am – 3.30pm canoes and rowing boats
Rosebud boat trips and charter hire
Boat trips on board our friendly 12-seater boat ‘Rosebud’ run at weekends from Easter to September plus Wednesdays and Fridays during school holidays.
Times of the trips: 11.30am, 12.30pm, 2pm and 3pm.
Prices: £5 per adult, £3.50 per child (ages one to 13), family £15 (two adults, two children)
Booking: Book and pay on the day at reception or over the phone.
Trip days are dependent on the weather - so please check with the office if you are travelling any distance.
Tel 01252 370073, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or check on Facebook or Twitter
Looking to do something different for a special event like a birthday or anniversary - why not hire our 12-seater narrowboat Rosebud? Each trip will have a qualified skipper and crew member on board.
- Two and a half hour evening cruise. (Please note that the cruises must be back at the Canal Centre by 8pm.)
- All day cruise
- Picnic cruise to Ash lock – this trip involves going through Ash Lock
- Cream tea cruise
Day hire rate - £60 per hour
Evening rate (5pm onwards) - £70 per hour
All trips are subject to the availability of the boat, skipper and crew member.
To check availability please contact the office on 01252 370073, email@example.com Facebook or Twitter.
Other boat options
Public boat trips - “John Pinkerton” narrowboat - Odiham
A traditionally styled narrowboat belonging to the Basingstoke Canal Society offering public trips, themed cruises and charter hire for up to 50 passengers.
Phone 01256 765889.
Public boat trips – ‘Kitty’ 12-seater boat – Woking
Offering 75 minute trips from the Town Wharf in Woking twice a day at Weekends and charter hire on Wednesdays. This boat has a hydraulic lift and ramp and can accommodate up to two unpowered wheelchair users per trip.
Phone 01256 765889 (10am – 8pm)
Boat hire - Galleon Marine, - Odiham
Narrowboats available for 4, 6 and 8 hour hire, a short break or a longer holiday. Also on hire are rowing boats, canoes and kayaks.
Phone 01256 703691, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Boat trips and hire - Accessible Boating - Odiham
Offer a day hire boat “Dawn” which takes 12 passengers (space for six wheelchair users). There is also a seven berth luxury holiday boat “Madam Butterfly” specially designed for disabled use. Both boats operate from Odiham. Occasional public boat trips during the summer.
Phone 01252 622520, email email@example.com for more information.
Free trips are offered for small groups aboard “Maggie G” - a special boat designed for wheelchair users.
Phone 01483 761499.