Paddleboarding at Paddington Basinsup the canals of london

Active360's new home in Paddington Basin, an incredible inner city location close to Paddington Station and near the junction of the Regents Canal and the Grand Junction Canal. The basin itself is the terminus of the Paddington Arm of the Grand Junction Canal. Thanks to Merchant Square - managing agent of the basin - we are delighted to be able to bring SUP lessons and trips, SUP racing and SUP yoga to the heart of London. Why not also try some delicious Scandinavian food at KuPP restaurant after your paddle (meters from our barge)  We have access to showers and changing rooms most days and times, but please check before booking if a shower is essential.

Paddleboarding at Paddington Basin, London

our address

We are based on a Barge Boat in Paddington Basin on the North Shore close to the M&S cafe and KuPP  towards the end of the basin. The Barge Boat is Black and green and is moored almost right outside KUPP restaurant.

The address is:

Merchant Square, Paddington, London W2 1AS


  • Showers and changing facilities nearby.
  • Lots of Cafes, Bars and Restaurants
  • Great transport links

How to find us

Paddington Basin is easy to access by public transport, on foot or bike!  We are right alongside  Kupp - 5 Merchant Square Paddington W2 1AS

Train - Paddington Station is only a few minutes walk from the Basin. The nearest London Underground stations are Edgware Road and Paddington, the latter also being served by National Rail. You can check train times and destinations on the National Rail Enquiries website.  From the main station facing the canal entrance turn right and follow the canal.  Cross the first bridge and continue along the canal heading East. Near the end of the Basin you will sea Kupp Cafe / Bar and next to it our SUP Barge (painted black and green).  From Paddington High st walk north towards Edgeware Road and turn left into Merchant Square just after St Mary's Hospital.  You will see the end of Paddington Basin  Head West along the Basin and you will see our barge next to Kupp Cafe Bar.

Bike - The best way to reach Paddington is by bike and there is secure parking right next to the barge.

Bus - There a a number of buses going to and from Paddington. For routes and times please visit the Transport for London website.

sup instructors

Our SUP Instructors are ASI and or BSUPA qualified. They are also trained in first-aid and carry VHF radios; meet the team.

sup Activities

Our Paddington Basin venue was set up in the summer of 2014.  This is an ideal spot right in the heart of London with great access to Regents Canal.  We offer all aspects of SUP at this location.

We run regular weekly SUP lessons and trips, private 1-1's, group and party bookings as well as corporate events. Board hire is also available from this location. SUP boards, paddles and equipment are also available to demo on request.

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T: 0203 393 5360

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