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AS Watersports

Open Now: 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
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AS Watersports
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“two hours”(7 reviews)
AS Watersports are pleased to offer Canoe, Sit on top kayak and Stand Up Paddle board hire on the Exeter ship canal and River Exe. The canal is a nice and easy paddle that is perfect for all paddlers including families and novices. Minimum age 8...more
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1 Terracina Court Haven Road | Haven Road, Exeter EX2 8DP, England
+44 1392 219600
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All reviews taster session paddle boarding two hours great coach great couple of hours hour session turf locks team building small group own pace value for money these guys lots of fun exeter quay liam lesson tuition
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

Friendly and well equipped operation with a variety of canoes and paddle boards, good safety equipment available and a genuine interest from the staff. Despite being a bit on the long tooth side I found it a pleasant day out paddling down the Exeter Canal...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank chrishilditch2017
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

First time kayaking with AS Watersports. It definitely lives up to all the reviews! Throughly enjoyed the day spent on Exeter Quay. There was 8 of us & we all booked for 2 hours (x3 doubles & x2 singles). Absolutely amazing. We went up to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ralst2013
Reviewed 20 June 2018

Wide array of all sorts of Canoes, Paddle Boards, Wave Craft. Excellent staff with hands on knowledge of products, sound advice and option to try most craft on the river basin immediately beside the store. They will try to give you the best package price...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank ChrisVerity
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

We stumbled across this boat hire place by accident and so glad we did. We went to another boat hire place across the river first and were told they were fully booked all day so went on the hunt for another one. The boats, customer...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank unclippingmywings
Liam K, Public Relations Manager at AS Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2018

Glad you had a great time and were able to get out on the water.

Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

I would definitely recommend! I thoroughly enjoyed the experience. I attended the session on my own but the tutor Dave made everyone feel at ease and the group of 5 had such a laugh!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Ky2088
Liam K, Instruction at AS Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Thanks for taking your time to write this and we are so pleased you had a great time!

Reviewed 8 October 2017

AS Watersports give a friendly and knowledgeable service. They are happy to spend the time talking a novice such as me through the different types of canoe. We hired a couple of canoes to take down the ship canal and ended up buying a canoe...More

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Date of experience: September 2017
Thank andrew_gregson
Liam K, General Manager at AS Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Thanks for your review - we hope you are having fun in your own canoe!

Reviewed 6 October 2017

AS Watersports were brilliant. We were offered wetsuits to wear and given life jackets. Our tutor gave us free rein to do whatever we wanted with our two hours. As complete novices we wanted to be taught how to do it properly. The two hours...More

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Date of experience: September 2017
Thank hlcalder
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Have hired single/double Kayaks as well as trying out SUPing for the first time this summer, all kit - top quality, staff very friendly/helpful - have also purchased some nice merchandise from the retail side as well - the business is an overall credit to...More

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Date of experience: August 2017
Thank stfotter
Liam K, Instructor at AS Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Thanks for this review! The Quay is great and we are so happy to be part of it.

Reviewed 5 October 2017

All vessels were in tip top condition. Good advice was given about timings to pubs along the way. Staff were very helpful and friendly. Can't wait to try out different kayaks. Very reasonable hire charge. I would highly recommend going our with a group of...More

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Date of experience: September 2017
Thank KathyL1672
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Great experience! Great support and easy going! Really recommend these guys for a weekend paddle. Enjoy!

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Riccardo F
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17 May 2018|
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Response from AS-Watersports | Property representative |
Hi Tim, At the moment we can do a couple of hours in the afternoon. This may change though! Best thing to do is give us a call on 01392 219600 and we can go through the booking with you. Many thanks! Dan