Canal boat holidays on the Kennet & Avon Canal in Bath

Bath holidays

Sydney Wharf, Bathwick Hill, Bath, BA2 4EL

We offer canal boat holidays on the Kennet & Avon Canal from Bath

Depending on the length of your holiday, you can visit Bath, Bristol and the historic market towns of Bradford on Avon, Devizes, Hungerford or Newbury.

Head west from our base and in just five minutes you’ll reach moorings in the heart of the World Heritage City of Bath. From there it’s a short walk to visit the Roman Baths, natural hot springs and Thermae Spa, stunning architecture, great shopping, iconic attractions and waterfront restaurants.

Head east from Bath and you can reach Bradford on Avon and the Caen Hill flight of locks at Devizes, one of the Seven Wonders of the Waterways.

On longer breaks you can travel up the Caen Hill flight and cruise through the beautiful Vale of Pewsey to the Savernake Forest and beyond.

From Bath, experienced boaters can also cruise west along the River Avon to Bristol’s Floating Harbour.

For more information about our canal boat holiday destinations on the Kennet & Avon Canal click here

Information about the Pearson (P) or Nicholson (N) Guides for the Kennet & Avon Canal can be found here.

Routes: South of England Circuit
Waterways: Kennet and Avon Canal, River Avon, Somerset Coal Canal

Below is a selection of Narrowboat routes that we have hand picked to help you decide which holiday you would like to take.

Base map Bath

So why choose Anglo Welsh?

Over 55 years providing unique canal boat holidays in England and Wales.
Modern and spacious narrowboat and wide beam barge hire – from 2 to 12 berths.
Wide choice of narrowboat hire locations and canal boat holiday destinations.
Canal boat holiday routes for novices & experienced boaters.
Flexible holiday booking, no hidden costs.
Family friendly and pet friendly holidays.
Great days out on the water.
Luxury canal boat hire and Thames boating holidays.

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