Canalside Activity Centre

ADDRESS
The Boat House, Canal Close, W10 5AY†
TELEPHONE
OPENING TIMES
Tue & Thu 16:30 - 19:30, Sat 11:00 - 16:30
PRICES
£2 - £4

Nearby

  • Visitor Information

Watersports and outdoor pursuits including canoeing, kayaking and bell boating are on offer at the Canalside Activity Centre for young people aged 9 to 19 of all abilities. You don't even need any water sports gear, just a full change of clothes (including spare shoes), towel and some shower gel and they'll supply the expertise and equipment. During the holidays, the centre runs fun and exciting holiday projects during Half Term, Easter, and the Summer holidays. Holiday projects generally run from 11am to 4pm daily, Monday to Friday but it's best to contact the Centre to find out exact times and dates for special projects.

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

Kensal Green Tube Station
9 minutes walk
Ladbroke Grove Tube Station
13 minutes walk
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

Car Parks

Car Parks

Queensway Masterpark
27 minutes walk
Lanark Road NCP
29 minutes walk

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53-59 Kilburn High Road, NW6 | 24 minutes from Canalside Activity Centre
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London Marriott Maida Vale
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Pembridge Palace Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel† from £34† 23% off
52-57 Princes Square, W2 | 26 minutes from Canalside Activity Centre
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