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Monmouth Canoe and Activity Centre

Castle Yard, Monmouth NP25 3DP, Wales
+44 1600 716083
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BCU 1

I found the course very helpful and Will our instructor a great character. A well run centre and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Maverick7777
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Lovely day but spoilt by rude staff.

A group of 10 Spanish and English ladies went for an afternoon on the beautiful Wye river. We had... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
vallisle
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Kettleshulme, United Kingdom
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  • Average7%
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“the pub” (11 reviews)
“great fun” (13 reviews)
“the river” (41 reviews)
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Castle Yard, Monmouth NP25 3DP, Wales
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+44 1600 716083
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I found the course very helpful and Will our instructor a great character. A well run centre and Sue & Graham very helpful and friendly. Would use again for a day out or my BCU 2 course.

Thank Maverick7777
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A group of 10 Spanish and English ladies went for an afternoon on the beautiful Wye river. We had a thoroughly enjoyable time, toodling down the river to the Boat pub where we stopped for a lovely lunch. Some of the group had never canoed...More

Thank vallisle
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Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

Easily located in town there is a short walk to the water front where the canoes are waiting for you, we left at 2pm and paddled down stream. With enough time for a stop off on the way we met them just before 5pm where...More

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Reviewed May 8, 2018

I didn't book through Monmouth Canoe, but when my dog fell ill on the river (ate something toxic) their team selfishly came to the rescue, and transported me and my dog safely off the river to an emergency vet. Without their help it may have...More

Thank Donna G
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Reviewed April 16, 2018

Well looked after by everybody at Monmouth Centre. We all enjoyed are paddle down the river. Highly recommend.

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Reviewed February 11, 2018 via mobile

Sue was a pleasure to deal with when booking a canoeing trip last minute and out of season. Our river guide, Graham, made us felt well looked after but also left us to have fun on the day. Their years of experience showed through woth...More

Thank George D
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Reviewed October 2, 2017

We visited here last weekend and hired Canoes for a few hours for a great trip down the river. Good introduction, informative without being patronising. Loved how you were left to your own devices, paddled down to a lovely pub, had some great lunch then...More

Thank Barbs25
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Reviewed October 1, 2017 via mobile

The owners here are really friendly and helpful. We arrived a bit late but it wasn't a problem, they made another bus run especially for us. The guy who took us was a lovely chap who told us he has raced against Steve Redgrave!! We...More

Thank Eddie R
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Reviewed September 30, 2017

Excellent day on the Wye with our very good coach, Nigel. I learned all I needed to pass level 1 and more. Nigel was very knowledgable about the area, making it a very interesting trip. I can't wait to get back to Symonds Yat to...More

Thank pt297
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Reviewed September 17, 2017 via mobile

Great trip started with a phone call sorted out our needs Arrived at centre and couldn't have been more helpful kitted out the kids with life jackets and helmets then the adults! Great briefing and off we went, we went from huntsham bridge to Monmouth...More

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