The Poppy canal boat operating out of Bradford-on-Avon
Sleeps a minimum of 2 people
Sleeps a maximum of 4 people
Boat location : Bradford-on-Avon in Wiltshire View
Boat length : 48 feet
Boat Class : S-Poppy
Boat type : Cruiser Stern Read more
Beam : Narrow Read more
Galley / Saloon Position: Stern
Number of Cabins: 1
Number of Showers: 1
Number of Toilets: 1
Number of Baths: 0
Design : Poppy is a 48ft long, 4 berth cruiser stern narrowboat. It has a quiet water-cooled diesel engine with simple to use controls.
Features : There is full radiator central heating on the boat. A 150 gallon water tank supplies the hot and cold running water. There is a double-filtered drinking water system. There is carpeting in the saloon and bedroom.
Saloon : Radio/CD player; colour TV/DVD player.
Kitchen : The kitchen is fully equipped and has a 4 burner gas cooker with grill and oven; refrigerator; sink and drainer; saucepans; cooking utensils; crockery and cutlery appropriate for the number of berths. There is plenty of storage space and work surfaces.
Berths : As this is a 4 berth boat, there is a double berth in the rear cabin. An optional dinette/double or two single berths are available in the saloon. There are wardrobes located throughout the boat (see layout options) for storing clothes.
Bedding : Freshly laundered bedding is supplied for each crew member, as per your requirements. Additional bedding is available upon request. Towels are also supplied - one medium sized towel per crew member, and one hand towel per bathroom.
Bathroom : The bathroom comes complete with a wash hand basin, electronically operated flush toilet, and a shower. A 240v shaver socket is also available.
Electric : The Poppy has a 2kw Inverter that supplies 240 volt electricity to certain appliances and sockets on the boat. (Please note: if you decide to use any of your own electrical appliances, you do so at your own risk).
Welcome Pack : A welcome pack is provided, consisting of washing-up liquid (x1); scourer (x1); dishcloth (x2); tea towel (x2); floor cloth (x1); toilet roll (x4) and bin liner (x 3); kitchen roll(x1) ; hand wash.
Additional Information: Tuition, and buoyancy aids, are supplied free of charge, as are helmsman's waterproofs.
|Route Name||Route Type||Days||Cruising Hours||Locks|
|Bath and return from Bradford on Avon||Few Locks||4.00||7.25||2|
|Caen and Return from Bradford on Avon||Few Locks||4.00||10.50||14|
|Bath and the River Avon to Saltford from Bradford on Avon||Stag/Hen||4.00||13.50||16|
|Devizes and return from Bradford on Avon||Rural||5.00||24.00||72|
|Bristol and return from Bradford on Avon||Few Locks||8.00 to 8.00||24.50||28|
|Hungerford and Return from Bradford on Avon||Weeks Holiday||8.00||49.50||120|
|Devizes and Vale of Pewsey from Bradford on Avon||Rural||8.00||30.50||72|
|Newbury and Return from Bradford on Avon||Longer Stay||12.00||60.00||140|
|Reading and Return from Bradford on Avon||n/a||15.00||85.00||182|
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Holiday From : Friday 24th June 2022 @ 12:00 am
Holiday To : Monday 27th June 2022 @ 12:00 am
Nights Aboard : 3
Boat Name : Poppy (Poppy)
Boat Class : S-Poppy
Start Marina : Bradford-on-Avon Marina
County : Wiltshire
Prices quoted include : Basic hire charge, fuel, damage waiver and boat/lock training.
Optional extras may apply. Please see the booking form for more information.
The boat images shown depict the style of boat and may not be the actual boat offered. The colour and boat layouts may vary. If you need specific advice on boat layouts, please contact us.
The specification of boats, their accommodation, facilities and equipment in the brochure, the information provided is intended as a general guide but the Company [and/or] the Boat Owner shall not be liable in the event of any differences in the boat supplied and reserves the right to make modifications. Layout plans are for guidance only and are not to scale and may have steps which are not shown. If the hirer’s party includes any infirm persons the Hirer should make relevant enquiries at the time of booking. The Company and/or the Boat Owner reserve the right to change boat specifications without prior notice