We love and care for your canals and rivers, because everyone deserves a place to escape.

Canal Experience Ltd

Canal Experience Ltd

We are are small family run business.  We currently have 5 boats for self drive holidays or breaks on the Kennet and Avon Canal and on the River Thames.  

We also have a day boat Rosina that can take up to 12 passengers.  This is self drive or you could spoil yourselves and hire a skipper for the day! 

We run corporate training and team building days on Rosina based around navigating the canal and locks.  We can provide experienced facilitators and a menu of training options.  

We can arrange for catering to suit all occaisions and functions.

Canal Experience runs Canalside Services based between lock 104 and 103 including diesel, gas, water, coal and pumpout facilities for boaters, with a small chandlery, and a delivery service direct to your boat if we haven't got the part in!   We also undertake repairs, servicing and refits

We have long term moorings, serviced with electric stand points and water, elsan, pumpout and carpark facilties.  Please contact us to go on the waiting list.

Please support independant small businesses and help keep us afloat! 

  • Water point(s)

  • Elsan disposal

  • Pump-out

  • Electric charging point

  • Car park

  • Diesel sales

  • Gas sales

  • Wood sales

  • Coal sales

  • Professional boat repairs & servicing

  • DIY boat repair facilities

  • Chandlery

  • Boat-builders/fit-outs

  • Boat handling courses

  • Towpath

  • Water point(s)

  • Elsan disposal

  • Pump-out

  • Electric charging point

  • Secure/gated/controlled access to moorings

  • Offside

  • Water point(s)

  • Elsan disposal

  • Pump-out

  • Refuse disposal

  • Electric charging point

  • Car park

  • Secure/gated/controlled access to moorings

  • Residential moorings

  • Canoes for hire

  • Motored boats for hire (daytime)

  • Canal boat holidays (self-drive)

  • Boat trips - charter

Address

Southcote Moorings

Burghfield Bridge,
Burghfield Road
Reading
Berks
RG30 3RA