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Allo Canoes

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The base(basis) situated outside the city of BRANTÔME shares with you its free parking lot for cars and campers as well as its green space in river bank fitted out by a picnic area and by private toilet. Rent in the half-day, a day, or several days...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Lieu Dit les Pres, 24310 Brantome, France
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+33 5 53 06 31 85
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed July 25, 2017

We were two 60-something ladies who made a BIG mistake and rented a canoe from "Canoes Bourdeille." We realized that we were in over our heads (literally, having tipped the canoe at one of the old mill barriers that require climbing out and lifting the...More

3  Thank Mary W
ALLO CANOES B, Gérant at Allo Canoes, responded to this reviewResponded May 21, 2018
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merci de votre chaleureux avis à bientot

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed May 16, 2015

We have a very small campsite in the Dordogne. Two of our campers wanted to go canoeing. We called Allo Canoes in Brantome on Wednesday 13/5/15 and reserved 2 kayaks RDV time 10.00 on Friday 15/5/15. Our campers duly turned up only to find no-one...More

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allocanoes, Gérant at Allo Canoes, responded to this reviewResponded May 26, 2015
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Jour de pluie, juste quelques minutes de retard suite à un contre temps imprévu, personne à la porte à mon...More

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Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

VERY DISAPPOINTING. I arrived in plenty of time for my 11 am kayaking tour only to find nobody there. There was no note or message to let me know they weren’t going to show up. There were also other customers who were waiting there to...More

Thank Paul N
Reviewed September 19, 2018

Spent a most enjoyable 2 hours kayaking along the river from Bourdeilles to Brantome. The collection of the Kayaks and life jackets etc was easy, we were then driven towards Bourdeilles and dropped off, given instruction in English, which was great, and then off we...More

Thank gilmourrachel
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

Great fun canoeing through the scenic countryside and also through the centre of Brantôme. We had 2 x two person canoes and followed the route downriver into the town and out back to the Allo Canoe base. Easy to navigate. Very helpful staff.

Thank mars_volta1
Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

Great fun for all ages, we did a 10k paddle from site to Bourdeilles (beautiful place to end a trip) You have 2 1/2 hours which is plenty of time before the bus collects you to take you back by road to the start. 6...More

1  Thank Dumpling73
Reviewed August 22, 2018

A well organised team of people, get you kitted out, transported to where you start and give instructions. We booked the day before and reserved places on the first timed departure at 09.45. You finish where you park your car. It was very reasonable cost...More

Thank janLincolnshire
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

We had a great time doing the 2 hour / 8km route. The river was stunning and barrages made for exciting but safe obstacles, which we all enjoyed. You will get wet, so a change of clothes and footwear is wise. Very well organised and...More

1  Thank Stuart A
Reviewed August 15, 2018

Four adults two kayaks around Brantome and 12 km downstream over 6 weirs great fun and easily achievable with little experience....you will get wet.

Thank Stefan C
Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

We didn’t find the brochure very clear (including the map), so asked at the kiosk near L’Abbeye. The young man explained that you park at The Base then you are taken on a bus to your start point. You end up back at The Base...More

Thank JulieLawson7
Reviewed July 11, 2018

We opted for the 8km trip from Fontainne d'Amore back to base. Taken by mini bus by the owner out to the starting point, briefed on the weirs we were going to experience and then off we went. Lovely river and great fun going over...More

Thank Ian H
Reviewed September 3, 2017

we have used Allo canoes on several visits. A great place to start and finish for a short haul canoeing experience. Friendly staff. Always seems popular so sometimes a short wait for you depart for your journey. Definately would carry on using them as every...More

Thank shell c
ALLO CANOES B, Gérant at Allo Canoes, responded to this reviewResponded May 21, 2018
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merci à bientot

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