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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went as a group, was well organised and so much fun. A stop at the pub and then rowed back again for more drinks at the Red Lion. Would fully recommend it.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank roseofsharon77
Reviewed 12 February 2019

I’ve experianced use of this excellent Norwich facility on a few occasions,both all day trips and the very pleasurable short summer evening trips. Boats kept in excellent order and all life jackets supplied complete with waterproof bags for your valuables (use them,I learnt the expensive...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Neil D
Reviewed 12 February 2019 via mobile

I honestly can’t recommend this enough! Me and my partner went on our first date and will 100000% be returning for our anniversary! Such a lovely experience!!

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

We did the full paddle from the Red Lion to Coldham Hall and what a wonderful day out is was. It was great to enjoy seeing the progression of city centre Norwich, through some of it's Victorian history with the riverside wharfs, and out to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank StruanM_13
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Excellent day out for the whole family. Staff very accomodating and friendly. It was an excellent way to see Norwich and perfect way to spend my Dad's 70th ., with children too, it was fun for for all ages. Will definately do it Again thank...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Amy R
Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

Absolutely beautiful experience from start to end. Easy to book , couple were friendly and provided information . We did the 4 hr paddle and it was just long enough . Lovely stretch of river , so tranquil , hardly any traffic because of the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank spanner70
Reviewed 17 October 2018

My friend and I had a canoe (its a kayak really isnt it??) and chose route 2, which is from Norwich out to the Woods End, Bramerton. Initial instructions and greeting was good and we were supplied with life jackets, a map and a waterproof...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Terry P
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

We had a great time doing one of the half day tours from 12 till 4 p.m. as we were a little bit later then there 11:30 start (sorry about that Nick !!), we cruised up the river to two very nice pubs which we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank antz1974
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

Perfect way to spend an autumn morning. Excellent quality equipment, life jackets and a valuables bag! Very professional and friendly owners, incredibly patient and calm.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Elizabeth S
Reviewed 10 October 2018

Our group hired 2 canoes and did the short trip on offer and had a great day. Plenty of time to stop for a meal and drink at the Rushcutters. Very relaxing and nice to see the City from a different perspective. Staff were really...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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12jmcw
17 January 2019|
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Response from PubandPaddleN | Property representative |
Hi! No unfortunately we don’t allow children under 3 on the canoes. If you wanted to take both the kids then you could go on a rowing boat instead - this is fine for any age as they’re very big and much more stable than a... More
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