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Great wet fun

We had a great time doing the 2 hour / 8km route. The river was stunning and barrages made for... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Stuart A
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Staines, United Kingdom
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Family fun on the water

Four adults two kayaks around Brantome and 12 km downstream over 6 weirs great fun and easily... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Stefan C
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Limoges, France
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The base(basis) situated outside the city of BRANTÔME shares with you its free parking lot for cars and campers as well as its green space in river bank fitted out by a picnic area and by private toilet. Rent in the half-day, a day, or several days...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Lieu Dit les Pres, 24310 Brantome, France
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had a great time doing the 2 hour / 8km route. The river was stunning and barrages made for exciting but safe obstacles, which we all enjoyed. You will get wet, so a change of clothes and footwear is wise. Very well organised and...More

Thank Stuart A
Reviewed 5 days ago

Four adults two kayaks around Brantome and 12 km downstream over 6 weirs great fun and easily achievable with little experience....you will get wet.

Thank Stefan C
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

We didn’t find the brochure very clear (including the map), so asked at the kiosk near L’Abbeye. The young man explained that you park at The Base then you are taken on a bus to your start point. You end up back at The Base...More

Thank JulieLawson7
Reviewed 11 July 2018

We opted for the 8km trip from Fontainne d'Amore back to base. Taken by mini bus by the owner out to the starting point, briefed on the weirs we were going to experience and then off we went. Lovely river and great fun going over...More

Thank Ian H
Reviewed 3 September 2017

we have used Allo canoes on several visits. A great place to start and finish for a short haul canoeing experience. Friendly staff. Always seems popular so sometimes a short wait for you depart for your journey. Definately would carry on using them as every...More

Thank shell c
ALLO CANOES B, Gérant at Allo Canoes, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2018
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merci à bientot

Reviewed 17 August 2017

Experienced kayakers, just fancied a play on the river, so took a 3 seater and paddled for the afternoon session down to Bourdeilles. Was easy paddling though the water level not too high to get the sit-on-top over each weir. Only downside, there was not...More

1  Thank NikJ
ALLO CANOES B, Gérant at Allo Canoes, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2018
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merci à bientot

Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our canoe trip down the Drone through the beautiful Brantome. With my 10 and 6 year old daughter I was advised that the two hour trip was probably about right and they were spot on, it was the perfect length for us....More

Thank Jez T
ALLO CANOES B, Gérant at Allo Canoes, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2018
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merci a bientot

Reviewed 25 July 2017

We were two 60-something ladies who made a BIG mistake and rented a canoe from "Canoes Bourdeille." We realized that we were in over our heads (literally, having tipped the canoe at one of the old mill barriers that require climbing out and lifting the...More

2  Thank Mary W
ALLO CANOES B, Gérant at Allo Canoes, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2018
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merci de votre chaleureux avis à bientot

Reviewed 5 August 2016

Really friendly outfit who will bus you up to your starting point for your canoe back to Brantome. Especially loved the 'slide' and found 4km a perfect length trip for my 6 and 8 year old. Ask for a double paddle if you have a...More

Thank lillinglady
ALLO CANOES B, Gérant at Allo Canoes, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2018
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merci de votre chaleureux avis à bientot

Reviewed 20 September 2015

What a fabulous way to spend the afternoon. Friendly staff and throughly enjoyable, lovely scenery to enjoy and great value for money. We had a blast!!

Thank Cheryl L
allocanoes, Gérant at Allo Canoes, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2015
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Merci ,pour cette publication au plaisir de vous revoir bonne journée

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