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Ross on Wye Canoe Hire - Day Trips

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Address: | Martins Grove Business Park, Symonds Yat, Ross-on-Wye HR9 5JA, England
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+44 1600 890883
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We are are family run business offering a wide range of trips from...

We are are family run business offering a wide range of trips from half/full days to 2/3/4 day trips

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Great way to spend a day

We recently hired 2canoes to do the day trip Ross to Symonds yat We booked this at the last minute We had such a great day weather was gorgeous We saw plenty of wildlife on... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We recently hired 2canoes to do the day trip Ross to Symonds yat We booked this at the last minute We had such a great day weather was gorgeous We saw plenty of wildlife on route stopped off for lunch at kerne bridge We finished our trip at about 4.30ish This is a very professional outfit We are now planning... More 

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Richard S, Owner at Ross on Wye Canoe Hire - Day Trips, responded to this review

thank you for your kind words glad you all enjoyed your canoeing and we look forward to seeing you again soon Richard Ross on wye canoe hire More 

Dallas, Texas
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My guy and I took decided to take a camper down the river to enjoy the beautiful weather. I must give huge praise to all the gents running the operation! They gave excellent instruction, they were so friendly, and I HIGHLY recommend them. Thanks!!! DeAnna & Paul

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Richard S, Owner at Ross on Wye Canoe Hire - Day Trips, responded to this review

thank for your kind words we are pleased you enjoyed your canoeing with us and we hope to see you again in the future Richard Ross on wye canoe hire More 

Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Brilliant afternoon, everyone in our party of seven had a great afternoon. Right amount of instruction and freedom. No fuss, weather fantastic and the scenery was stunning.

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Richard S, Owner at Ross on Wye Canoe Hire - Day Trips, responded to this review

hi and thank you for taking the time to review us we are pleased you all enjoyed your afternoons canoeing with us and we very much look forward to seeing you again Richard Ross on wye canoe hire More 

Donington Spalding
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Reviewed 19 April 2017

For reference I live in Lincolnshire We had a trip booked and deposit paid for the Saturday 24th March. On 22nd March I looked at the water level in the Wye and could see it was very high. I called the Canoe centre to see if it was going to be cancelled. The reply was yes and they were going... More 

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riverwyecanoehire, Owner at Ross on Wye Canoe Hire - Day Trips, responded to this review

Hi, I write in response to your review with regards our safety and cancellation policy. AS with any reputable canoe company we take clients safety as our top priority. Unfortunately on occasions which are obviously beyond our control we have to cancel trips due to not only high river levels but other factors that could effect the safety of the... More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 18 April 2017

Friendly staff. Explained things well. Really enjoyed the beautiful scenery. Will definitely do it again.

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Richard S, Owner at Ross on Wye Canoe Hire - Day Trips, responded to this review

thank you very much for your review I'm glad you enjoyed your canoeing with us and we very much look forward to seeing you again Richard Ross on wye canoe hire More 

Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 16 April 2017

Booked this for something different to do on Easter Sunday, booking was easy and Mark answered any questions I had beforehand. Turned up well signposted once you turn into Symonds Yat West, the information you receive once you have booked is clear and precise so there are no hidden surprises. Welcomed by the team and conducted the formalities pretty quickly,... More 

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Richard S, Owner at Ross on Wye Canoe Hire - Day Trips, responded to this review

thank you very much for taking the time to review us we are pleased you enjoyed your canoeing experience with us and we look forward to seeing you again soon Richard & The 2 Marks Ross on wye canoe hire More 

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Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We did a half day trip kerne bridge to symonds yat We had a great time with this company we had a very informative safety briefing we finnised our trip About 4.00 where we were met by Richard & team We will definitely be back in the summer

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Richard S, Owner at Ross on Wye Canoe Hire - Day Trips, responded to this review

hi thank you very much for your review I'm glad to here you enjoyed your canoeing trip with us at Ross on wye canoe hire and we look forward to seeing you again soon Richard Ross on wye canoe hire More 

Hereford, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Had a fabulous family day. Friendly staff. Instruction clear and informative. We gently paddled our way down river admiring scenery and wildlife. Had time to stop and eat/drink. Even the teenagers enjoyed it. RESULT! Will definitely be back. Thanks guys.

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Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Visited in July this year with 5 other members of the family ranging from 29- 61 in order to celebrate my aunt's 60th Birthday. We were told to be at the venue for 11.40am for a safety briefing ready for departure at 12. We had afternoon tea booked in Ross-on-wye for 3.30pm so we had asked in advance whether we... More 

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riverwyecanoehire, Owner at Ross on Wye Canoe Hire - Day Trips, responded to this review

I'm writing in response to your review as one of the Directors of Ross on Wye Canoe Hire. Since the end of our season (October) unfortunately we have not seen this review untill we checked on trip advisor today. Firstly I must apologies for not responding earlier (usually we get a text notification of any new reviews?) on this occasion... More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Tips: - Bring a picnic. There was a shop nearby but it was obviously above average prices. - Remember to bring water and sun cream if it's going to be a sunny day. - There's no need for experience using a canoe although it's always advantageous. The Canadian canoe you'll be using is very difficult to capsize. Pros: - All... More 

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