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Caen Hill Locks

Avon Road, Devizes SN10 1PR, England
+44 1452 318000
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Wow what a view

It was my brother's idea, let's do the Caen Hilll locks, well we did, and was not disappointed... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Worthwhile Walk if in the Area

Had a great walk by the Caen Hill locks, we started at the cafe and walked down past all the locks... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lower Compton
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“car park” (68 reviews)
“lovely walk” (55 reviews)
“narrow boat” (42 reviews)
Avon Road, Devizes SN10 1PR, England
+44 1452 318000
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Reviewed yesterday

It was my brother's idea, let's do the Caen Hilll locks, well we did, and was not disappointed, hard work, great views from both up and down, have to say good help from the volunteer lock keepers. Just wish we had time to go to...More

Thank Suequilter
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great walk by the Caen Hill locks, we started at the cafe and walked down past all the locks. Great to stop and chat to all sorts of people who are on their barges going through the locks. We continued and went up...More

Thank Miggins90
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We parked at the long stay car park at the Wharf and then cycled east along the canal path. The Caen Hill Flight of locks is simply amazing! Take time to visit the Canals & Waterways barge for some children's activities. We saw some stunning...More

Thank Simps
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Plenty to see whilst walking along the canal, always interesting to see the different narrow boats and watch the locks operating. Lots of ducks, geese and swans too.

Thank Cags63
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A long lane leads you to this beautiful peaceful area of the countryside.We walked the majority of the lock after paying to park at the little cafe.Plenty of seating to stop and enjoy a bite to eat surround and the area seems to be very...More

1  Thank shane s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I went for a walk with our baby in her pushchair along the locks. We were unsure where to park to access them as it's not very well sign posted from Devizes. There are a couple of places to stop to eat...More

Thank Mmm_f00d
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walked down this flight of locks while walking from Pewsey to Bristol on the Kennet & Avon canal last Sunday morning. Lots of people exercising their dogs or themselves by walking, running & cycling up or down the locks. Must be a great place to...More

Thank PathManSlough
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With two rambunctious boys in tow we ate at the little cafe there, great food and walked the length of the locks, the boys loved it as did we.

1  Thank malingardens
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We cycled to Devizes along the canal and were amazed at the site of the locks. What an achievement. Lots to interest us.

Thank 26happycampers
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Whether walking. Cycling or boating, cain hill locks is a must The engineering is unbelievable The cafe near to lock 41 is a welcome oasis There are usually CRT people around to answer any questions Go, you will not be disappointed

Thank KT7Pete
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Magda R
hi, i would like to no if i can hire a narrow boat for half a day,and can my disabled husband get on it without any problems.how much would it cost. thank you
9 August 2016|
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Magda R
can i hire a narrow boat for 2/3 hours
8 August 2016|
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Response from Mohawk1946 | Reviewed this property |
You can hire narrow boats but I couldn't tell for how long sorry
Maria T
What is the Postcode for this locacation
16 April 2016|
Response from Jane W |
Sn10 1pr is at the top of the locks.