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Spalding Water Taxi

Open today: 11:00 - 17:00
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Jason Walker

Well what can l say. It was a fab experience taking control of the boat for 2 hours. Was my first... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jasonhelen2001
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Boston, United Kingdom
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Lovely, friendly welcome and peaceful, beautiful ride on the river

We spent a beautiful afternoon on the river with Spalding Water Taxi. Anthony met us to show us how... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
srilankafanKent
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Water Taxi, Day Boat Hire, Narrowboat Hire & Private Charters
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 17:00
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Spalding PE12 6AA, England
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+44 7970 832131
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well what can l say. It was a fab experience taking control of the boat for 2 hours. Was my first time. Anthony was very informative about everything. It’s great that the self drive hire is open all year. Very relaxing 😎. Thank you so...More

Thank jasonhelen2001
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent a beautiful afternoon on the river with Spalding Water Taxi. Anthony met us to show us how to drive the boat safely and was so friendly. With 3 children he was brilliant at making sure they felt included but that we knew all...More

Thank srilankafanKent
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely time out with the kids and a nice picnic on the river. Looking forward to doing again soon

Thank Jake J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The weather wasn't great but the pilot was so interesting and told us all about the history of buildings and bridges. He also allowed our friends boys to take the wheel and steer, which they absolutely loved. Don't know why it took us so long...More

Thank Alison L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took our teenagers, Grandad, our dog and a picnic and had a fabulous 4 hours up and down the water. Fantastic service from Anthony and Marcus and the boat was brilliant. A total gem of a find and a great unusual day out that really...More

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took the boat to springfields with the partner was nice to see some scenery as opposed to the busy road !

Thank canvasartworklin2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a boat for two hours and could not have been more impressed with the service I received. Everything was explained thoroughly and we set off quite happy with confidence and the scenery was stunning considering we had driven within yards of the river and...More

Thank melroseevans
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Extremely friendly owner who personally explains all you need to know about the operation and control of their boats. Had a fantastic couple of hours on the river taking in views that you simply don't get from driving through town. I would thoroughly recommend hiring...More

Thank Mark L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked for 2hrs self drive party of 8 had a lovely relaxing time weather perfect Anthony explained everything before we left would highly recommend

Thank 1jumbo
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Booked the boat for 4 hours for an anniversary treat. We had a quick briefing and followed advice for route. Pottered up river for 20 minutes to The Moorings Pub and had a very generously sized meal and then explored the nature reserve. The heat...More

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Val C
25 June 2017|
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Yes, for a small charge towards cleaning
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