Astarte - 8 berth narrowboat

Explore the picturesque Kennet and Avon Canal on this 62ft 8 berth narrow boat.

  • Sleeps 2 to 8
  • Pet friendly
  • 1 shower
  • Pickup point W4 Canal Boat Hire

Situated on the picturesque Kennet and Avon Canal in Woolhampton Astarte is an eight berth, 62ft narrowboat. Most comfortable for six people, Astarte can also sleep 8 when the 2 top bunks are occupied, making her suitable for large families or groups of friends.

Popular route options include a short break to the idyllic market town of Newbury, 1 week's hire to Devizes and the (top) of the Caen Hill Lock flight or a longer hire tackling in the lock flight and on to Bath.

Almost all the essentials for a lovely, safe holiday are included (fuel, gas, handover including tuition, buoyancy aids, etc); however, you must bring your own duvet covers, pillow covers, towels and tea towels.

If you have any questions about narrowboat Astarte, please do not hesitate to contact us via live chat or simply give us a call. We are happy to answer any queries.

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What's included in the list price of this boat hire?

  • Boat Hire
  • Tuition
  • 24h emergency call-out
  • Buoyancy Aids
  • Diesel Fuel
  • Gas (for cooking)
  • Bedding
  • Towels
  • Pets
  • Car Parking
  • Damage Waiver (Damage deposit required)
  • Cancellation Insurance
  • What People are saying about this hire base

    Amazing weekend

    We had the most amazing time! Everything has been really well thought out to provide a totally relaxing, yet exciting trip 😊

    Russell was great - friendly, calm and knowledgeable, and made us feel very comfortable and confident driving the boat.

    The locks and bridges were brilliant fun and the scenery was just beautiful - we really felt we’d escaped and had a proper break!

    Thank you so much for a wonderful stress free experience W4 ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

    Carlie Belstone - Google Review

    Amazing weekend

    A great experience, relaxing and fun. Everything you need on board and a very informative tution from Russell who showed us the ropes before we went on our trip. If you have any doubts before your trip my advice would be to just go for it and you wont regret it. Great for families and couples alike

    Kelly Dewey - Google Review

    Amazing weekend

    I absolutely loved my holiday aboard Astarte. Its very clean, spacious and well equipped. Helen and Russell and great hosts. My family and I had a birthday party on board to see how we liked it. Well we loved it! So we hired the boat for a week. Russell gave us lots of tuition before we set sail on our own. I can definately recommend a holiday aboard Astarte. You'll see lots of wildlife on the river and there's great places to visit ashore too. We'll definately take another trip.

    Linda Edwards - Google Review

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