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Solent Rib Charter

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Kings Saltern Road | Kings Saltern Road, New Forest, Lymington SO41 3QD, England
+44 1590 607101
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Fantastic day on the Solent

Fantastic day last Friday on the Solent. The boat was fantastic, clean like new. the weather... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
pierrechabanaux
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London, United Kingdom
A Great Day On The Water

My brother and I recently completed PB Level 2 and Intermediate and want to build experience, so we... read more

Reviewed 10 February 2018
Adam P
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London, United Kingdom
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Solent Rib Charter own Europe's largest fleet of Ribs and is the market leading provider of Rib Hire, Rib Charter, Commercial Rib Charter and Bareboat Rib Hire services. Our Ribs are fast, fun, safe, new and immaculately presented.
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Kings Saltern Road | Kings Saltern Road, New Forest, Lymington SO41 3QD, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Fantastic day last Friday on the Solent. The boat was fantastic, clean like new. the weather unbelievable but I’ve got to say, the crew was just awesome. In fact the crew was my guide from SRC for the day, Steve. He showed me so many...More

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Reviewed 10 February 2018

My brother and I recently completed PB Level 2 and Intermediate and want to build experience, so we hired a Rib from Solent Rib Charter and took one of their Skippers, John, with us to show us the local waters and get a bit of...More

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Reviewed 9 October 2017

I've recently passed my PB Level 2 course and want to get some time on the water under supervision of someone who knows the local waters and could share some experience and knowledge. I also wanted to bring my 2 young girls (3 and 5)...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

A fantastic experience from start to finish. Booking a team building day for 110 managers is no mean feat and the SRC made it a pleasant experience. The day was rainy and overcast but our team had so much fun and didnt want the day...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2017

The quality and upkeep of the boats is first class. The level of service at every stage of the charter was faultless, handover was thorough without being OTT. I was considering buying a rib to keep on the Solent, but there is little point after...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2017

The service provided by SRC was excellent from start to finish. Booking, arranging a date, changing that date because of poor weather - all made very easy by the great team. The boat itself was in very good condition, it all worked perfectly and we...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2017

We have used SRC before for a week - this time just a day. Booking was easy as they remembered all my details, Troy was waiting for us and the handover took no time. Great day blast over to the Isle of Wight and home...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2017

Fabulous day blasting around the Solent with friends and family. Really easy to organise the day with the office and the handover and handoff were very slick. Would highly recommend for anyone wanting to experience the joys of ribbing without all the hassle of owning...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2017

My son and I had done a Level 2 Course last summer and in June this year hired a rib in the Gulf of Morbihan in France which has very strong currents. We felt reasonably confident to hire a rib for a day out on...More

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Hannah T, Manager at Solent Rib Charter, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

Thank you for your review James, we hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 21 June 2017

So we did our power boat level 2 last year and thought a charter with a skipper would be the next move towards bare boat charter. We were right, Bob our amazing skipper understood our brief very well, we wanted him to share his knowledge...More

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