The Wessex Rose Hotel Boat

“Stay aboard a luxurious wide-beam hotel boat.” - VisitEngland Assessor


Warminster, Wiltshire

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The Wessex Rose is a luxury wide beam hotel boat that offers fully crewed, all inclusive cruising in en-suite cabins on a comfortable purpose built hotel barge. The route selection varies from three night short breaks to seven or nine night holidays. It's a great choice for your next UK canal or river holiday.

Awards, accolades & Welcome Schemes

5 Star Hotel Boat
The Wessex Rose Hotel Boat
Moyola House, 31 Hawthorne Grove, YORK, York, YO31 7YA


  • Cabins: 3
  • Rooms: 3
  • Wi-Fi available
Room Rates
  • Prices include evening meal
  • Short breaks available
  • Child discounts available
  • Afternoon Tea
  • Dinner Served

About the area

Discover Wiltshire

A land shrouded in mystery, myth and legend, Wiltshire evokes images of ancient stone circles, white chalk horses carved into hillsides, crop circles and the forbidden, empty landscape of Salisbury Plain. To many M4 and A303 drivers heading out of London through the clutter of the Thames Valley, Wiltshire is where the landscape opens out and rural England begins.

Wiltshire’s charm lies in the beauty of its countryside. The expansive chalk landscapes of the Marlborough and Pewsey downs and Cranborne Chase inspire a sense of space and freedom, offering miles of uninterrupted views deep into Dorset, Somerset and the Cotswolds. Wiltshire’s thriving market towns and picturesque villages provide worthwhile visits and welcome diversions. Stroll through quaint timbered and thatched villages in the southern Woodford and Avon valleys and explore the historic streets of the stone villages of Lacock, Castle Combe and Sherston. Walk around Salisbury and discover architectural styles from the 13th century to the present and take time to visit the city’s elegant cathedral and fascinating museums. And if all of that isn’t enough, the county is also richly endowed with manor houses, mansions and beautiful gardens.

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