Boat trips and boat hire

Our 12-seater boat ‘Rosebud’ runs trips at weekends from Easter to September, as well as Wednesdays and Fridays during school holidays. Unpowered boat hire is available at weekends from Easter to September and daily during school holidays.

Canal café

The café overlooks the picnic and play area and offers a wide range of fresh hot and cold food.

It is open weekends and most week days from 9.30am to 3pm (or later in high season).

The café is an independently run business.

Phone 01252 669000 for more information.


Our family campsite is the perfect place to stay when visiting the Basingstoke Canal and local area.

Venue hire

Function room and yurt available for hire for meetings, classes and celebrations.


Basingstoke Canal Authority
Mytchett Place Road,
Mytchett, Surrey
GU16 6DD

Phone 01252 370073