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Shep Brown's Boat Basin

31 Lovejoy Sands Rd, Meredith, NH 03253-7030
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Second year of excellent boat rental service

Once again we rented a Monterey 217 outboard for our week of vacation on Pine island. The boat was... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2017
Brian B
Back year after year

This is our 7th summer renting a boat from Bill for two weeks. Great consistent service. Kids... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2016
Christopher N
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The crew at Shep Brown's Boat Basin has helped families from all over New England and beyond, enjoy boating on Lake Winnipesaukee since 1919! You can find our complete on-the-water marina quaintly located off Meredith Neck Rd in Meredith NH on the quiet side of the lake across from Bear Island. Enjoy the lake in one of our Brand New Rental Boats. We offer 13 – 23 foot boats, fishing , bowriders and pontoons. All of our rentals are completely pet friendly and you’ll feel like you’re in your own private boat. No dealer advertising on our rentals. From our award winning sales team to our Master Certified service team our goal is always 100% satisfaction. So you can depend on us to make boat ownership a pleasure. Our Full Service Marina offers: New, Used and Brokerage Sales, Service Dept, Parts Depart, Ship Store, Boat Rentals, Fuel Dock, Pump Out Facilities, Ship, Valet and Lot Storage, Winter Storage, and Fun! Chaparral Boats, MasterCraft Boats, and the unsinkable Boston Whaler Boats.
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7 Aug 2017
“Second year of excellent boat rental service”
3 Aug 2016
“Back year after year”
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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31 Lovejoy Sands Rd, Meredith, NH 03253-7030
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Reviewed 7 August 2017

Once again we rented a Monterey 217 outboard for our week of vacation on Pine island. The boat was clean and equipped well. Some previous renter had done some serious damage to the hull, but the Shep's staff did a good job of documenting and...More

2  Thank Brian B
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Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

This is our 7th summer renting a boat from Bill for two weeks. Great consistent service. Kids always looking for Nova. We'll be back.

2  Thank Christopher N
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Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Many thanks to the staff, especially Bill, for setting us up with a rental on short notice. Took great care of us and was very friendly & helpful! Highest recommendation for the staff at Shep's. Happy Summer!

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Reviewed 22 April 2016

We've used Shep Brown's Boat Basin on Lake Winnipesaukee in New Hampshire to maintain and store our power boats for over 30 years now and can highly recommend the service and sales, as well as the boat brands they sell, e.g. Boston Whaler.

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Reviewed 11 September 2015

We had a lakeside engine problem and managed to get a tow in from a friend, on the Sunday morning of Labor Day weekend. A mechanic was found who took 20 minutes to disassemble, diagnose, and replace a faulty part (fortunate they had it on...More

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Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

One of the best on the lake. Trustworthy sales and service that are very experienced. Offer storage as well.

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Reviewed 30 June 2015

Super friendly staff. When renting, they're very helpful and make sure you have everything you need. If you own a boat and store it here, you can call ahead, and they'll get it out of storage and have it waiting in the water for your...More

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Reviewed 8 June 2015

My vintage boat club (vintage boats, not members) was scheduled to cruise from this handy public launch when my old engine developed an ignition problem. After the ride in OPB I was about to purchase a new ignition coil when the service guy questioned my...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2014

I was amazed at how easy it was to rent a boat just a few days before my one week vacation to Lake Winnepasaukee. They even held my reservation with out a credit card because I forgot it when I called- I arrived a few...More

1  Thank Poodle_Man
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Reviewed 31 July 2014

We own property on Bear Island and have been using Shep Brown's for valet and boat service and maintenance for years and are always happy.

2  Thank Deborah H T
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