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Unit 3 | Benson Waterfront, Benson, Wallingford OX10 6SJ, England
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All reviews the river life jackets great fun two hours shillingford bridge great afternoon couple of hours excellent service the owner in great condition motor boat my partner great value these guys adults and children next door on arrival
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Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

Really helpful and friendly. My daughter and I hired a canoe for a couple of hours. Victor couldn’t have been more obliging - even provided cushions and a blanket for the boat. Excellent service.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jane B
Reviewed 24 October 2018

Love AV Boats and will be returning to rent again. It was great to be able to amble along from the Benson Waterfront lodge we were staying in and take to the river. Very knowledgeable and speedy service to get us out on the water...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Phil P
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Hired 7 canoes for 21 people for my birthday. One way trip and they collected the boats at the end of our journey. Was the most epic fun day and aside from a little sunburn was the best way to start my 40s. Have used...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 22112-mlmm
Reviewed 19 September 2018

One of the most enjoyable afternoons my daughter and I have had for a long time. Neither of us had paddle boarded before so were given a very helpful and comprehensive training session before setting off on our own for a couple of idyllic hours...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank gbrooks62
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

An amazing afternoon on the Thames, and we were made so welcome and comfortable by the team at AV boats. We had never done this before, despite living only a few miles away. Our children, 9 and 6, loved the trip. They helped a little...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank AGHJ10
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Boats are in excellent condition, perfect and very friendly explanation by the owner. Thames is a very nice river. We took a motor boat , direction Oxford just before the first lock, it was about 1 hour. With 2 hours renting you can make a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank gertdg
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Left it late to book 'Klip' boat but no problem, quoted a good price and the two guys Victor and Darius very helpful once we got there - even a bit of osteopathy on my bad back! Boat a good size for the 7 of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank famousfour2016
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Me and my partner discovered this place online and im glad we did. We poped in. Rented a lovley rowing boat amd within 5 mins we set off downnthe Thames. A lovley scenic part of tge river and will return again Thank you very much

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank ChefRocky
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

We took friends on a boat trip up river and enjoyed a picnic on board, there was six adults and it was comfortable, I wouldn't have liked to have more though space was a bit tight. It was so peaceful and calming would definitely do...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Celia H
Reviewed 3 September 2018

These guys know how to provide service, nothing is too much trouble. They always find a way to deliver your river experience. We find the whole setup very reasonable and professionally run. Would recommend AV boats all day long!

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank 27david90
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