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Falmouth Boat Hire

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We hired the boat for 4 hours from when we arrived the gentleman in charge was very helpful and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Taryna I
via mobile
Another great boat trip up the River Fal.

Our grandsons wanted to go on the self-drive boats so we telephoned to see if they were hiring the... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2018
Sandy, United Kingdom
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Self drive boats for hire in Falmouth. The boats are licensed to carry 6 people, fully insured, highly reliable, very safe for families and are suitable for day cruising or pottering around the harbour for an hour or so.Our most popular hire is the...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Customs House Quay, Falmouth TR11 3JQ, England
+44 7951 610247
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We hired the boat for 4 hours from when we arrived the gentleman in charge was very helpful and made sure we knew everything we need to know before setting off and again when we came back was brilliant

1  Thank Taryna I
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Our grandsons wanted to go on the self-drive boats so we telephoned to see if they were hiring the boats out and were advised to ring again the following day because it looked like the weather might be better. The next day we went to...More

5  Thank Sandygranny
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Had a fantastic time last Tuesday. I absolutely recommended renting from them they could not jave been more helpful and friendly. The boat was brilliantclean and very well maintained. Took a rod and the whole family had a go at mackeral bashing. Moored at the...More

2  Thank lee j
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Thanks to Falmouth Boat Hire for a brilliant day on the boat. We took the boat for a great value full 8 hours (£95 for 4, only £150 for 8) and were thrilled at 1 pm when we were up the river swimming and having...More

3  Thank richardson150
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Fab Fab Fab , a must if you enjoy boating or just messing about on the water do it. So nice the people booked on line, dead easy ....We were going to go to Truro on the ferry me my husband and two of my...More

2  Thank Carol S
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Booking system online is very simple and secure and you get regular text updates to remind you of your booking. I would recommend researching tide times for the area as low tides could limit your routes for exploring. I'm no expert of the area but...More

2  Thank Patrick H
Reviewed 6 August 2017

This was such a lovely day for all the family of all ages!.. The guys at the boat hire are superb! ..Really friendly and helpful x Everyone had a go at steering the boat, including my young grand children, which they thought was great! (although...More

3  Thank sarahbeckford
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Easy to book online and easy to get to on the quay where greeted by friendly staff who gave us our life jackets and some tips as well as showing us the map. 4 hours seemed a long time but was actually perfect, allowing to...More

1  Thank TeamAC13
Reviewed 27 July 2017

We hired a boat for three house, which was enough time for us to get to Trelissick Garden for a short walk. The young gentleman who runs it was very friendly and enthusiastic. He showed us the ropes (probably a little too quickly!) and we...More

3  Thank dialoguetraveller
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Thank you for our trip yesterday We had an amazing time the boat was clean and felt very safe with my husband driving it .. great day for the kids Would highly recommend to anyone Cheers

4  Thank kirstysmith13
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15 February 2017|
Response from Chris H | Property representative |
Hello, Very sorry, but being a seasonal business we do not open until Easter each year.