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Great adventure/ views of Dartmouth from the water.

Good service, briefing given by the chap in the hut. Life jackets provided. Hired a small boat... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lincoln, United Kingdom
Professional set up

We had a great hour sailing up the estuary at reasonable cost on our Summer holiday. Safety and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Southwell, United Kingdom
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“life jackets”(5 reviews)
“stoke gabriel”(4 reviews)
“low tide”(3 reviews)
Self - drive motor boats on the beautiful River Dart. Explore the river, moor outside a pub for lunch, pick up a mooring buoy for a picnic. 5 miles of beautiful river to explore. Fish from the boats or crab from a pontoon.We also day charter 40 foot...more
24 South Town, Dartmouth TQ6 9BX, England
+44 1803 834600
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good service, briefing given by the chap in the hut. Life jackets provided. Hired a small boat for an hour rather than going on a boat trip to view Dartmouth from the water. Would have been more economical to have the hire the boat for...More

Thank martink32018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great hour sailing up the estuary at reasonable cost on our Summer holiday. Safety and operating instructions given in a friendly and easy to understand way. Nice little motor boat giving a great way to view the surrounding scenery. Highly recommended!!

Thank Testarossa54
Reviewed August 8, 2018

Nice and easy to book. Thorough training then we were off. Was low tide so you had to watch the sand banks but was great fun and would do it again.

Thank Darren_Holman
Reviewed August 6, 2018

What an experience. We had such a laugh. the staff were great and friendly. More so they were very flexible to our booking. My advise is to simply tell them what you want to do. We took a picnic on the boat also and just...More

1  Thank Stephen L
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

We hired a boat, the briefing was great and staff very friendly. The information supplied was really useful. We spent the morning exploring the river Dart, we had lots of fun and great sightseeing. Great activity for the family.

Thank 65rossfamily
Reviewed July 23, 2018

You must do this if you are in Dartmouth. We’ve done it twice. We phoned up to book a few days beforehand, very easy. On arrival we were ask to pay for the hours booked + a £50 cash deposit. I’d not seen this need...More

Thank MGL262
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

Today is the 4th time this year we have hired a boat from this location. The team here are always very friendly,helpful and knowledgable. I would highly recommend them! 5*

Thank allan1806
Reviewed July 15, 2018

This was a spur of the moment activity as the coastal cruise we wanted to do was not running. It was the BEST decision as we had a fantastic time on our little boat and in future we will not bother with the bigger boats...More

Thank Karen B
Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

Four of us hired a boat for a full day. You have to plan your activity around the tide particularly if you want to go all the way to Totnes but this is quite easy to do with a bit of planning. The boat was...More

2  Thank RogerfromTown
Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

It would be quite hard to mess this one up with Dartmouth, Kingswear and the river Dart all playing their part. The boats are fine and the views great. There is sufficient instruction and some advice about which mud banks to steer clear of then...More

1  Thank arborfieldman
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diane c
July 27, 2016|
Response from Perry S | Property representative |
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