The Cru Houseboats

2 luxurious widebeam canal boats for exclusive use - enjoy a bed and breakfast stay in Bath. Dogs welcome.

Key Points

  • Choose from one of 2 luxurious houseboats, both sleeping up to 6 guests, just a 15 minute stroll from Bath city centre.
  • The boats are kept warm with a wood burning stove and central heating.
  • Relax watching TV or a DVD or cook up a storm in the fully fitted kitchens.
  • A breakfast is included in the price, plus a 45 minute cruise to the local village pub where you can stop for a drink.


Bed and Breakfast in Bath, on a Luxurious Wide beam Canal Boat.

The Cru Houseboats have two luxurious wide beam canal boats, Premier Cru and Grand Cru. The boats are moored just a fifteen-minute walk from the centre of the World Heritage City of Bath. Grand Cru sleeps six: two double bedrooms and two single sofa beds in the living area. Premier Cru also sleeps six: one large double bedroom, a separate room with two single beds and two single sofa beds in the living area. Grand Cru has a shower, whereas Premier Cru has a roll top bath.

The boats have gas central heating and a wood-burning stove, a 240-volt electrical system, Freeview TV, and a sound system which you can connect to your phone. You will find the boats provides a level of décor, spaciousness and comfort more associated with a cottage than a narrowboat.

The price includes exclusive use of the boat, English Breakfast provisions with vegetarian options and a 45-minute cruise to a village pub where you will have time to pop in for a drink. The cruise can be organised to fit in with your holiday plans. Pets are welcome at no extra charge. Free parking is available and all towels and bedding is provided.

There is a minimum stay of two nights. check in 4.00 pm check out between 11.00 am and 4.00pm

Accommodation for up to six people £460 for 2 nights. For six people that is £38.33 per person per night. Please note the boats have different check in/out times, the times supplied are just a guideline. 

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Room Types

Whole property for 5 or more








 Dining area


 Sofa bed


Nearby (within 5 miles)

 Country walks

 Lake / River

 Pub within walking distance

 Public transport




 Family friendly site


 DVD player


On Arrival

 Welcome pack







Young Children

 Take care - Near water

 Welcome all ages

Nearest Airport/s


Content updated on 14th July 2022 by Louise Catterall, Content Editor at QuirkyAccom in collaboration with Peter Brown from The Cru Houseboats