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Helford Passage, Helford, England
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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Hired a small motor boat and a double kayak to compliment our own little Flotilla of kayaks. As a group of 13 we had a wonderful day visiting many of the beaches and fishing for mackerel. HRB great value and wonderful staff - thank you...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Z8907OGmichelleb
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed hiring the kayaks . Sarah was very friendly and helpful . Would highly recommend a visit . Lovely area .

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jennywalsh
Reviewed 25 June 2018

We hired a tandem kayak from Helford Passage on a sunny Saturday morning. The staff were very helpful. They gave good information on the river. They provided a safe place in their shop to store valuables. We advise taking a change of clothes if you...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 20 June 2018

Had to use this to get from Helford to Helford Passage, now I dont like boats of any size, but really enjoyed this ride, I could have gone backwards and forwards all day, the captain was very good and made us laugh, then dropped us...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Janet F
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Bumped into all the Captains of Helford River Boats. They very kindly offered to take me from Helford to Helford Passage, even though it was out of season and the ferry had effectively retired for the winter. The chaps then offered me advice about my...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Pauldertonian
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

This was such a nice short boat trip and our 2 year old son loved it. I can imagine in the high season it can get quite busy but for us we waited ten minutes max. The captain was friendly and helpful too. You can...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank gareth_uk_1985
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

First problem was finding the ferry. Parked by the Helford sailing club, as instructed. Walked into the village, but absolutely no sing for the ferry. Eventually found it. Due to the tidal conditions, the ferry was not sailing between 1300 and1600. Our fault as we...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank 732MichaelW732
Reviewed 5 July 2017

We had an awesome time sailing around for 2 hours! Great value! Ian was very helpful. Would highly recommend!! Gorgeous location and great bar / restaurant right beside jetty for something to eat / drink afterwards.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Helen12345
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

My friend and I turned up at Helford and after chatting to a couple decided to join them on their guided boat trip. We had a fabulous little speed boat with our skipper/guide Ian to take us out for a 1 1/2 hour tour of...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Gail H
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Great staff - friendly and fun. Had a bit of an incident as boat ran out of fuel, but some friendly folk towed us back in and the boss got very told off by his staff.

Date of experience: August 2016
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