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6. Punting on the river Cherwell

Top 10 ten places to visit in South East England - Oxford and Oxfordshire

Punting on the river Cherwell

Situated in the heart of Oxford on the picturesque banks of the river Cherwell, the Cherwell Boathouse combines a restaurant, cafe and punt station with plenty of outdoor space and a beautiful terrace from where to relax and enjoy the surroundings.
 
Enjoy fine food and wine in in a tranquil location, and spend lazy hours on the river in a traditional hand crafted boat.  
 
The river Cherwell offers ideal conditions for punting, rowing, and canoeing, with the slow moving current and exclusion of all powered craft maintaining a peaceful environment in which wildlife thrives.

Cherwell Boathouse Address:
Cherwell Boathouse
50 Bardwell Rd
Oxford, OX2 6ST
England, UK

Cherwell Boathouse Opening Times:
Punt House 10.00am - dusk (mid-March - mid-October)

Cherwell Boathouse Admission:
Weekdays: £13.00 per hour / £65.00 all day
Weekend: £15.00 per hour / £75.00 all day
Deposit of 1 day hire.
 
Traditional hand crafted punts, built on the premesis are available to rent. There are also rowing boats and canoes available for hire.
Couples, families, coach parties and corporate entertainment parties all catered for.
'Chauffeur' punters are available on request, with a minimum 2 weeks notice.
Lifejackets are available if required.
Maximum 6 people per punt.
 
T  Restaurant: +44 (0)1865 552746    Punt Station: +44 (0)1865 515978

F  +44 (0)1865 553819 

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