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H.E.Hipperson

| Gillingham Dam, Beccles NR34 0EB, England
+44 1502 712166
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Magical holiday

Just had to let you know what a marvellous time we had , we stayed in the Amazon houseboat for a... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2017
kathy h
Quiet riverside location

Stayed here for a week, lovely location. Boathouse a bit dated,but clean and tidy. Bed... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2017
Cheryl C
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Exmouth, United Kingdom
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| Gillingham Dam, Beccles NR34 0EB, England
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Reviewed 21 September 2017

Just had to let you know what a marvellous time we had , we stayed in the Amazon houseboat for a week at the beginning of September. We arrived not expecting anything spectacular because I had spoken to the wonderful Steve before we travelled and...More

Thank kathy h
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

Stayed here for a week, lovely location. Boathouse a bit dated,but clean and tidy. Bed comfortable, good base for your holiday. Plenty of wild life around to watch. Short walk into town.

Thank Cheryl C
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Reviewed 9 September 2017

This was our second year at Hippersons, again a great break, 7 days of pure relaxation, Steve did the 'meet and greet', and you couldn't ask for more. We stayed in 'Amazons' last year, this time it was 'Lucky Venture', spotless when we arrived, eco...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2017

We were recommended to this boatyard by our holiday hosts and pre-booked a 3 hour voyage on one of their dayboats. The weather forecast wasn't great for the morning but we went for it anyway and are so pleased we did. We were welcomed by...More

Thank David H
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Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

We stayed here on one of the houseboats for a week. Our stay was so relaxing and there is lots to do with the kids all week We did rowing sailing and even rented a motor boat for a day. The staff here are so...More

Thank Simon B
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Chose Hippersons as we were staying close by on the Southern Broads, hired a boat for the day. Very pleasant staff, plenty of parking on site. Booked an electric day boat may have been a little slower but was nice and quiet. After a short...More

Thank D38RA
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Reviewed 30 June 2017

Hired three day boats for a hen party. We all had a great time - dressed up as Disney characters. Friendly service, easy to use boats, spacious and a great time had by all! Thank you Hippersons

Thank Lisa P
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Reviewed 21 June 2017

4 of us hired an electric day boat . Excellent service , lifejackets supplied and fitted , clear and patient instructions. We went down river from Beccles and stopped off for coffee at the Waveney River Centre (1hr 50 )mins , then onwards to OULTON...More

Thank Ron T
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Reviewed 20 May 2017

Hired one of their six dayboats (they have 5 electric and one diesel) for two hours on a Sunday. What a lovely way to spend a Sunday afternoon! Two hours is just enough to take the boat to the Locks Inn at Geldeston (about 45-50...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We are a family of 2 adults and a ten year old and dropped in to Hippersons over the bank holiday. We rented an electric day boat for 2 hours. The boats were in a very good condition and the staff we very helpful and...More

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