Boating Accommodation in Oxford
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Oxford Boating and Sailing Holidays

Including narrowboats, river cruisers, yacht charter, cruising, based or starting in Oxford.

Crammed with architectural jewels – there are hundreds of listed buildings - Oxford has rightly been called the ‘city of dreaming spires’. It still is, even today, despite the traffic, the industry and the encroachment of modernity.

Built on the banks of the rivers Cherwell and the Thames (known around here as the ‘Isis’), it provides a unique glimpse into England’s Gothic past. And while its magnificent cathedral is comparatively small, everything else seems overwhelmingly ornate, as you might expect from Britain’s first university city. The city has many beautiful parks and walks, mostly associated with its riverbanks and – unsurprisingly - is a haven for boaters and lovers of water.

Perhaps its most revered masterpieces, though, are its museums and galleries. The Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology was the world’s first-ever university museum, and the Bodleian Library is one of the oldest libraries in Europe.

The city has many other treasures among which is the oldest botanic garden in the world. More ...

In this section we give details of self-catering boats for hire on canals, rivers, lakes; yacht charter, flotilla sailing, cruising with or without crew, sail training, etc. in Oxford or surrounding areas.

Oxford - Boating & Sailing Holidays

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The Boatyard, Nelson Lane, Warwick, CV34 5JBFrom £450 per week
18 Units
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Welcome to Kate Boats - a family run canal business established for over 20 years. Kate Boats canalboat holiday hire fleet offers narrowboat holidays on the Grand Union Canal, from bases at Warwick and Stockton. Whether you're looking for a family holiday with a difference or just want to unwind and take life at a more tranquil pace, each boat in our narrowboat holiday fleet provides a level of comfort and convenience that is normally associated with privately owned narrowboats. The tradition of naming our canalboats after family members continues and gives each boat a personality as unique as your waterways experience. Fully equipped self catering narrowboat holidays with full instruction given. An ideal holiday for the whole family! Week or short breaks available.
Establishment Facilities for petsTel: 01926 419314    Fax: 01926 419314
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Eynsham, Eynsham, Oxfordshire

Situated at Eynsham on the banks of the river Thames between Oxford and Witney this boatyard offers an extensive range of narrowboats.

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Choose from sailing the Upper Thames to bring you to Lechlade, set on the edge of the Cotswolds, with its variety of shops, leisure activities and interesting old buildings or head south to bring you to the centre of Oxford, famous for its University. 13 boats to choose from ...For more information please click the info button


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