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Windsor Castle - An official residence of HM The Queen Windsor Castle is the largest and oldest occupied castle in the world. Visit the State Apartments and marvel at the vast amount of treasures from the Royal collection. Take a guided tour which gives you a chance to take a glance at life at this magnificent castle.
Reading - For a shoppers paradise visit The Oracle which is situated in the heart of the town centre which combines chic boutiques with major department stores. For a vast choice of dining experiences visit one of the many Riverside restaurants, cafes and bars which stretch along banks of the River Kennet.
Oxford - Visit the City of Dreaming Spires and marvel at the unique blend of traditional and modern culture. As well as the beauty of the city's world famous colleges Oxford offers a host of tourist attractions and a vast selection of restaurants and pubs which give this historic city a vibrant and cosmopolitan feel.
Highclere Castle - Victorian country house and setting for Downton Abbey with sumptuous rooms, grounds and exhibitions.
Henley-on-Thames -Adjacent to the River Thames, Henley is overlooked by a beautiful Chiltern landscape of wooded hills and green fields. The town was first described in the 12th century and is until today considered as one of the most beautiful English market towns with many interesting historical buildings. Its historic St Mary’s Church, the Town Hall, the market square, many local shops, plus its own theatre/cinema, mean Henley is a delightful place for mooching about. Best known for its annual Royal Regatta, Henley attracts some of the world’s finest rowers.See our other locations
Address : Padworth, Reading. Berkshire RG7 4JS
By Road : Leave the M4 at junction 12 and at the roundabout take the first exit onto the A4, Bath Road.At the next roundabout take the second exit following A4, Bath Road.Again at the next roundabout take the second exit following A4, Bath Road.At the next roundabout take the second exit following A340, Basingstoke Road.Take a left turn on Wharfside and the marina office is straight ahead.
By Rail : The nearest railway station is Aldermaston which is 300 metres away. For more information about train timetables and ticket costs please go to www.thetrainline.com
By Air : London Heathrow airport is 40 miles away (45 minutes by car), and Gatwick, Luton and Stansted airports are all linked to Reading by motorway and bus services
|Route Name||Route Type||Days||Cruising Hours||Locks|
|Kintbury and return from Aldermaston||Short Break||4.00 to 5.00||19.50||34|
|Reading and return from Aldermaston||Stag/Hen||4.00||12.50||20|
|Newbury and return from Aldermaston||Stag/Hen||4.00||12.00||20|
|Berkshire countryside from Aldermaston||Short Break||5.00||23.25||42|
|Hungerford and return from Aldermaston||Short Break||5.00||23.25||42|
|Henley and return from Aldermaston||Short Break||5.00||20.00||28|
|Oxford and return along the Thames from Aldermaston||City||8.00||42.50||50|
|Pewsey and return from Aldermaston||Weeks Holiday||8.00||43.00||90|
|Windsor and return from Aldermaston||Kids||8.00||35.50||44|
|Windsor and Oxford and return from Aldermaston||Kids||11.00 to 15.00||63.50||70|
|Devizes and return from Aldermaston||Longer Stay||11.00||51.00||88|
|Bradford on Avon and return from Aldermaston||Rural||12.00 to 15.00||74.50||162|
|Bath and return from Aldermaston||Longer Stay||15.00||82.00||164|
Accommodation : Please check www.hotelshopuk.com or www.laterooms.com for special rates.
500 Cars - Tel: 0118 9599999
Ancient Services - Tel: 0118 9714209 Car Hire - https://www.rhinocarhire.com/
Sainsbury's 3 miles away in Tadley - Tel: 0118 9818489
Waitrose is 5 miles away in Thatcham - Tel: 01635 868113
Bike Hire :
Bath & Dundas Canal Co. Bath 01225 722292 - Website http://www.bathcanal.com
Bath by Cycle - Bath 01225 807881 - Website http://www.bathbycycle.com
Henley Cycles - Henley on Thames - 01491 578984 - Website http://henleycycles.co.uk