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Narrow Escape Canal Boat

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3 bedrooms
1 bathroom
6 guests
1 night minimum
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Narrow Escape is a 60′ narrow boat that can sleep up to 6 people. The boat has everything you need for a fantastic holiday on the stunning Kennet and Avon canal. Narrow Escape is available for Long weekends (Fri-Mon) Mid-week trips (Mon-Fri) 1 or 2 week holidays Long term bookings considered The boat has a fully working galley area with a gas cooker, sink and fridge. The lounge is big enough for all 6 to sit comfortably around the table to eat and the table can be stowed away to make a spacious sitting area. There is a bathroom with a washbasin, toilet and shower. The foredeck is a safe area for children to sit and watch the beautiful Somerset and Wiltshire countryside glide past or to feed the ducks and swans from. The 38hp diesel engine is ample enough power to guide the boat along t...Narrow Escape is a 60′ narrow boat that can sleep up to 6 people. The boat has everything you need for a fantastic holiday on the stunning Kennet and Avon canal. Narrow Escape is available for Long weekends (Fri-Mon) Mid-week trips (Mon-Fri) 1 or 2 week holidays Long term bookings considered The boat has a fully working galley area with a gas cooker, sink and fridge. The lounge is big enough for all 6 to sit comfortably around the table to eat and the table can be stowed away to make a spacious sitting area. There is a bathroom with a washbasin, toilet and shower. The foredeck is a safe area for children to sit and watch the beautiful Somerset and Wiltshire countryside glide past or to feed the ducks and swans from. The 38hp diesel engine is ample enough power to guide the boat along the Kennet & Avon canal offers good control into locks and canal-side mooring. In short, this boat has everything needed for a fantastic holiday with a difference and the recent refit provides comfort and style for your time on board.More
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Tony M
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:August 2017
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our second trip on Narrow Escape, this time having a week during the middle of November, and the weather was kind. The boat kept us warm & cosy with its central heating and the log burner with plentiful supply of logs. Life at...More

Date of stay: November 2019
Thank Nomad02397238720
Reviewed 8 October 2019

I’ve booked Narrow Boat escape as a surprise birthday treat for my husband. We had a brilliant time, it was all that I had hoped for. The weather was not perfect, but that didn’t matter at all, we enjoyed the countryside and wildlife, seeing herons...More

Date of stay: October 2019
Thank Hilary B
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Reviewed 1 September 2019

We spent five days and four nights, from Bath to the Cain Hill Locks - had a wonderful time. Seeing/experiencing the English Country side at 2-4 mph was exactly what the doctor ordered - a little slower pace and a chance to relax. Our trip...More

Date of stay: August 2019
1  Thank Mike H
Reviewed 18 July 2019

We had 3 generations together for a special celebration aboard Narrow Escape - a wonderful narrow boat in a fabulous setting. Tony paid lots of attention to detail, providing all the little extras to make sure we were comfortable, e.g. ground coffee, basic condiments, milk,...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank PerkinsBristl
Tony M, VR Owner at Narrow Escape Canal Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2019

Thanks Grace and family for your review. Much appreciated. It was a pleasure to have you as guests. Tony

Reviewed 10 July 2019

This is the way to experience the relaxing and traquil life on the beautful Kennet and Avon Canal. Tony the proprieter, is a master of his art and gave us all information, and few old tricks to ensure we were confident to handle the handsome...More

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank Ian M
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable For Children Under 5
Secure Parking
Is this holiday rental large?YesNoUnsure
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