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Poole Boat Hire

Cobbs Quay Marina Woodlands Avenue, Poole BH15 4EL, England
+44 7866 732537
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An Excellent summer day out!

What a wonderful day, Poole harbour is stunning and definitely the best way to see it, we loved our... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Alastair D
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Poole, United Kingdom
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Great Boat + Great Team + Great Weather = Excellent day

Will definitely be doing this again! Really enjoyed the day, good experience from signing in to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bradley C
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Welcome to Poole Boat Hire - Self-drive boats with no experience necessary. Explore Poole Harbour's 10,000 sq. Acres of water. Find total peace and tranquillity by taking a trip around the islands. You can also anchor up and visit our great beaches for a swim. Check out Brownsea Island; Shipstal Point; Bramble Bush Bay or Round Islands pier where you'll find seals! Pack a picnic or wade in to Shell Bay Beach Bar. You could take a slow trip up the river to Wareham, moor up for a drink or have an ice cream on the quay. Maximum of 6 persons per boat, dogs are welcome too, it doesn't matter whether you're an old sea dog or have never boated before we will complete a handover before your time on the water begins...
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Cobbs Quay Marina Woodlands Avenue, Poole BH15 4EL, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a wonderful day, Poole harbour is stunning and definitely the best way to see it, we loved our boat and the staff were fabulous, so accommodating and helpful. Great value for money and cannot recommend it highly enough 👍🙂xx

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Will definitely be doing this again! Really enjoyed the day, good experience from signing in to handing back at the end of the day.

Thank Bradley C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I decided to hire a boat whilst in Poole and found this company on google. One quick phone call and the boat was booked, followed very quickly by a confirmation email with all of the information required. The people are very friendly, the boats are...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked for 6 hour trip with Poole Boat Hire after seeing all fab reviews. Took girlfriend up the Wareham river to Granary for a drink and then on the Arne beach to propose:) amazing place and great hire company, everything was 1st class...definitely be back.....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went out this evening. Great, friendly staff. Made sure we were happy with operation of the boat and suggested what we couls fit in to our time. Opted to try and spot some seals but alas they were in hiding! If we come again...More

Thank James C
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really enjoyed our two hours on the boat. The ladies at the marina were so friendly and helpful and put us right at ease. We were fitted with life jackets and given a comprehensive safety talk before being guided out of the marina and left...More

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Esther S, Owner at Poole Boat Hire, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We can't wait to welcome you, thank you 😊

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We three adults and two kids (2 & 4) who had a fabulous end to end experience with PBH.... Loved the website... easy to navigate (no pun intended), lots of info and easy to book. On arrival we were warmly and enthusiastically welcomed by the...More

Thank PlanetJames
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Esther S, Owner at Poole Boat Hire, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a glowing review....it was a pleasure meeting you guys, hope the family are well. I can only assume your finger slipped and you accidentally hit 4 stars not 5 😆

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I struggle to find a downside to these guys. We hadn’t booked and turned up on a bit of a whim. Two adults and two kids, 8 and 6. The boat was sorted pretty much immediately and we were sorted out with life belts. A...More

Thank James S
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Esther S, Owner at Poole Boat Hire, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wow! Thank you truly means the world to us ❤

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Professional, well organized with a friendly touch. Safety briefing thorough and general advice and guidance clear. Attention to detail was super with a golf umbrella provided for shade, an excellent map with suggestions for landings and possible seal sightings and an excellent cool box compartment...More

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Esther S, Owner at Poole Boat Hire, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

:) Thank you so much amazing

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you very much for a super organised day! We had great fun and you made everything so easy! We will be back! Thanks again.

Thank Emma F
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Esther S, Owner at Poole Boat Hire, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We look forward to welcoming you, and thank you Emma 😊

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Honestybstpolicy
16 June 2018|
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Response from Esther S | Property representative |
Hi thank you for your question, the cost for two hours is £120 and then £20 an hour after that, you can have up 6 people on board, fuel and insurance is included no experience necessary, we cover a full briefing before your... More
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MikeandBuster
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Response from Wessex1805 | Reviewed this property |
Poole Boat Hire based at Cobbs Quay Marina in Poole. Genuinely nice people to deal with.
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