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Address: Mitchell's Point Marina, Huddleston, VA
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Diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis in 2000

It seems this place must have done a complete 180 from the 2014 reviews, my wife two boys and myself rented a cottage for the week, also a pontoon boat from SML. My wife picked up... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2016
jasonm081276
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Leesburg, Virginia
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Leesburg, Virginia
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 16 July 2016

It seems this place must have done a complete 180 from the 2014 reviews, my wife two boys and myself rented a cottage for the week, also a pontoon boat from SML. My wife picked up our pontoon the first night we arrived, unfortunatly she did not stress that I was disabled, SML does have one of the most convenient... More 

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1 Thank jasonm081276
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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120 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2016

We rented a pontoon boat for a half day to enjoy Smith Mountain Lake and we were so glad we did. The staff was very helpful and friendly. In order to rent a boat, you must take an on line course and pass a test before you take the boat out. The staff also provided instructions about operating the boat... More 

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Thank J G
Bangor, Maine
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416 reviews
88 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 197 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2016

We had an amazing day here on Smith's Mountain Lake with one of the Pontoon boats from SML Boat Rentals. The staff is so friendly and caring. We had a slight problem in starting the boat again when we were on the lake. We phoned the company to ask if they could help us, and the owner of the boat... More 

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2 Thank Traveler06232009
Washington, DC
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53 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2015 via mobile

We rented a boat from SML Boat Rentals recently and had a fantastic time. We had never been to Smith Mountain Lake before but left looking forward to coming back. The staff are very knowledgeable and friendly. They answered all of our questions and have an easy checkout process. The pontoon boat we rented was is very comfortable and well... More 

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2 Thank tek1025
Moravia, New York
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22 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2015

Their kayak rental price is the best around. The staff were very helpful and gave us ideas where to go. They offer single and double kayaks. They even let us have a time extension.

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1 Thank Trailpaver
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 June 2015 via mobile

We rented a run about this year for me and 5 of my friends. The boat was amazing and very powerful. The dock workers were so helpful in both teaching us how to use the boat and showing us the best places to go on the lake. They even brought all of our stuff to and off the boat for... More 

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2 Thank Matt M
Orlando, Florida
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 August 2014

Last summer in 2013 we booked a boat for the summer of 2014. We have done this every year with another boat rental company with no problems. When we called to firm up our booking they had no record of it. They did manage to find a boat for us for a few days vs. the week we rented it... More 

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1 Thank mhayes009
Palm Coast, Florida
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22 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2014

Our future daughter-in-law's family has been coming to Smith Mountain Lake for family reunions for 10 years. They always rent one pontoon boat and one ski boat for the week. This year they rented both boats from SML Boat Rentals, and it was a HUGE mistake! When it was discovered that the ski boat was unsafe due to a critically... More 

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5 Thank BethDH
Anchorage, Alaska
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2014

My family has been coming to Smith Mountain Lake to vacation for 10 years. We always rent a boat for the week, a year in advance. This year we changed from our previous rental company to SML Boat Rentals, LLC at Mitchells Point Marina. My family reserved a boat last summer. When we called a few months before our arrival,... More 

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11 Thank Rodney R
Columbia, South Carolina
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2014

DO NOT rent a boat from SML Boat Rentals if you value peace of mind and don't want to be verbally abused and physically intimidated by the company's brute of an owner, Jeff, if something should go wrong. Let me tell you our story. In May 2014, my family, including two young boys (ages 4 and 6), rented a pontoon... More 

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6 Thank Eric S

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