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Thames Canoe Hire

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Scours Lane | Tilehurst, Reading RG30 6AY, England
+44 118 941 2777
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Over and above, amazing people, great adventure

Went on a week long adventure the length of the Thames. The team could not have done more to help... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
London, United Kingdom
Fantastic day

Rang up on the Friday to see if we could book for the Saturday - they couldn't be more helpful! Our... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2017
Reading, United Kingdom
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“dry bag” (2 reviews)
“scenery” (2 reviews)
“goring” (2 reviews)
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Scours Lane | Tilehurst, Reading RG30 6AY, England
+44 118 941 2777
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went on a week long adventure the length of the Thames. The team could not have done more to help me complete the challenge - they are brilliantly kind people and I could not recommend them more.

Thank mradamholmes
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Rang up on the Friday to see if we could book for the Saturday - they couldn't be more helpful! Our canoes were dropped off on time; and then when we had to call to explain that we'd spent too long at lunch and would...More

Thank candfm
Reviewed 7 April 2017

The staff were simply amazing, very friendly and knowledgeable. A friend and I tried both a canoe and kayak; we paddled up the river and then back down after a picnic. Great day out for a very fair price. Personally, I preferred the canoe for...More

Thank Amelia Z
Reviewed 11 April 2016

What a great service Thames Canoe Hire provide! They took our kayaks and us up to Goring so that we could spend a leisurely afternoon enjoying the scenery and ornithology as we paddled back down the river to Reading. Phillip was full of good advice,...More

1  Thank Rob F
Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

Lovely scenery and ideal for those who don't mind a bit of exercise of their date doesn't lift a finger. Head upstream to Mapledurham House if doing a short session

Thank William M
Reviewed 4 October 2015 via mobile

Thames canoes offer what the name suggests: canoes or kayaks to hire on the river. A great day out: paddle up the river to Mapledurham lock (cafe) or Pangbourne where there are pubs and cafes to find lunch, if you don't have a picnic. This...More

Thank ReadingRoamer
Reviewed 22 August 2015

We hired canoes from Kim and Phil who dropped them of in Oxford for us and also transported a friends non-hired canoe to the start point. Really helpful and flexible about arrangements, good value and the boats came with giant dry bags which were a...More

Thank samO9149WS
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Hired a 2 man canoe for the day. Very friendly staff, who met us at Wallingford so as we could paddle back to their base. Given rules of the river before beginning. Bit late returning, but not a problem, even after admitting spent too long...More

Thank KIM T
Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

Went here to hire a canoe for a half day and get dropped off up river as advertised on the website. Read the website and no where does it state need to book for drop offs or that there are any specific drop off times....More

Thank Lady_Vienna
Reviewed 19 August 2014

The team at Thames Canoe Hire are the most friendly, accommodating, helpful and knowledgable people I have come across in a very long time. The have walked the proverbial 'extra mile' at least 5 times supporting us in our Lechlade to Teddindon lock trip over...More

1  Thank Neels K
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