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Wroxham Launch Hire
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“ring burner”(2 reviews)
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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| Kings Staithe, Wroxham NR12 8DA, England
+44 1603 783043
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

Part of a great holiday in Norfolk. Just an hour of peace and quiet but well worth it. Lovely waterside houses and wild life along with a lot of other amateur boatmen.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Retiredtraveller45
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

We parked in a free long stay car park and had a very short walk to where the boats were moored. As I was not very confident with my 'sailing' skills we chose to arrive early so it would be quieter. This was also a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Cath H
Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

Arriving on a hot summers days when Wroxham was bustling our hopes of hiring a boat were slim. We’ve used this company before and though we would give it a go again. There was a queue on arrival and only two members of staff, who...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank deanw677
Reviewed July 30, 2018

The grandchildren were visiting so we took them to Wroxham and then asked them if they wanted to go on a boat.They both said yes we hired one for two hours and they really enjoyed it.The boat was easy to drive after getting the details...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Tonyholland233
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

In hindsight I wouldn’t have paid extra for picnic boat. Toilet was a camping loo and a very very old 2 ring hob and whistle kettle. In my mind a small table and small fridge would have been a picnic boat! The boat was noisy...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 516emmaf
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

The wife and I had booked an all day a picnic boat (8 hours) We arrived at about 930 and was directed go park in the "Roys" shopping center, all day free. We collected out boat Picnic 2 and was given our life jackets. The...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Alan R
Reviewed July 11, 2018

Brilliant little boat hire company on the Norfolk Broads. Very helpful host who helped us aboard and showed the controls and where to head etc. Only £35 for 2 hours which was long enough for us. We even bought some duck food and fed some...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank David J
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

We booked a picnic boat for a full day. It was the cheapest price we found, £121 for a full day, compared to £185+ from other companies. It included fuel and life jackets. The boat came with 2 ring gas stove, kettle, crockery, water for...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank TartanNik
Reviewed July 2, 2018

We hired a boat from this company for an hours trip up the River Bure, very friendly service, the boats are in very good clean condition. The staff are very friendly and helpful to novices. The trip up the river is beautiful, we should have...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 175SteveC
Reviewed June 19, 2018

Great little Boat Hire company, simple and easy to manoeuvre boats with simple instructions. Look out for good deals, we had a promotion for having an early start. Don't forget the duck food for sale too. Picnic boats are also available for a longer trip...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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