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Reviewed August 17, 2018

3 adults with 2 dogs booked 1 week on Lucky Venture at Beecles boatyard run by Hippersons. Staff could not have been more helpful. Lovely welcome from Steve who showed us to our houseboat and explained the facilities. Fishing was slightly disappointing.....didn't catch anything all...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank cazsay
Reviewed July 31, 2018

We Hired a electric 6 seater and 4 seater for a couple of day Staff were excellent very friendly and polite lots of advice I spoke with Simon to book and he was very helpful would certainly recommend £100 for the day really good value

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

We called in by chance to hire a day boat in order to take the children for a quick tour of the broads. We were quickly sorted out with paperwork, safety talk and buoyancy aids and were on our way in no time. We booked...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

My wife suggested this as she had previously used their boats. We pre booked a two hour boat and arrival led us to a small electric engined boat. Great service and explanation provide both at start and end. River is gentle at to get into...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank emeles
Reviewed July 11, 2018

Hired an electric boat for a day....approx 10 til 430, up and back along the wide river Waveney. As advised we followed the river for about 2 hours to OultonBroad. Note that there is a sharp right turn about three quarters along the journey....yes Stephen...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank John R
Simon S, Owner at H.E.Hipperson, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2018

Glad you had a great day out, we'll inform future customers of the mooring charges.

Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

Visited for a pump out and fuel. Dealt with by steve a really nice and helpful guy. Probably the best and most efficient pump out man i have ever met. Cant sing his praises highly enough and would recommend this yard to everyone. First class.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank trev g
Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

Hired a electric day boat from Hippersons for a full day. Due to travel time arrived around 10:00am but still easilky managed a trip from beccles to Commodore pub at Oulton (2 hours Ish each way). Boat was clean, quiet and easy to use. Staff...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank John B
Reviewed June 5, 2018

We hired an electric boat for two hours. The boat was really clean and the service we received was excellent. The business was very well run and everyone involved seemed really efficient, It appeared to be run as a family with everyone having a role...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank stanslot
Reviewed June 3, 2018

We were looking for a boat trip on a picturesque stretch of water somewhere in “ The Broads “. A search on the net ( Trip Advisor) led us to H. E. Hipperson. It couldn’t be better. The staff were extremely helpful in guiding us...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Mansoor A
Reviewed April 10, 2018

We hired a boat for an hour. I must say the staff were really fair. I put a time down and they corrected it to give us a bit more time as I hadn't factored in the briefing time etc. They were really friendly and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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