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Spring & Summer Canoe and Kayak Hire on the River Medway Canoe Trail. We are a family run business offering weekend (with some limited weekday) hire with delivery and collection of boats to a choice of locations on the River Medway between Tonbridge...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Hampstead Lane | Yalding Canoe Launch, Yalding, Maidstone ME18 6HH, England
+44 7704 357025
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All reviews dry bags great fun buoyancy aids life jackets peaceful river last minute booking starting point great equipment thanks john brilliant service medway river great trip safety briefing amazing experience equipment provided double kayak equipment needed
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Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

This is a relaxing day in a canoe in the peaceful river Medway. We hired a canoe with our 8 yr old boy and spent a day (10-4) in the canoe. We stopped along the way and went past 4 locks stopped for a picnic...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank R7969UWpauls
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

John kindly accommodated my friends and I for an off season trip and we had a great time. The river is beautiful and the chutes are great fun. John was extremely friendly and a pleasure to deal with.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Michael W
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Just a brief note to say what a wonderful experience we had hiring kayaks from John and Karen who are a lovely genuine couple. We booked fairly last minute but the process was incredibly easy with John in constant communication via email. Even though we...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Jusak
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

My friends and I had a wonderful day kayaking thanks to John and his team. There were 13 of us including two teenager who all had a thoroughly enjoyable day with lots of laughter. The weather was sunny too which was an added bonus. We...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Easy to book, great price, all the equipment you need is included - and in good condition. great family day out - even for a local.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Julie M
Reviewed 7 September 2018

A wonderful experience. A beautiful part of the Kent countryside to visit. The river Medway at this point is very gentle so ideal for beginners. John was very helpful and I would recommend the canoes for a family day out.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 7 September 2018

We were met by John and Karen who were really friendly and helpful, they provided us with all the equipment and advice that we needed for our time on the water. We spent 4 hrs kayaking toward Tonbridge and then back coming down the canoe...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Steve L
Reviewed 5 September 2018

Had such a great time hiring a Canoe for the day. We never realised such a beautiful part of the country was on our doorstep! Great fun and John was so helpful and friendly. Canoe was impeccably clean and looked after. We are gutted its...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank P4024WDjackc
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

AMAZING!!!!!!! We hired a 3 man canoe for my wife myself and our 13 yr old. Great kit with a 17 ft canoe and all accessories. Beautiful surroundings and the Chute at Teston was great fun. We used the locks with the motor boats. Thanks...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Graham K
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Absolutely awsome day! John was brilliant really helpful the equipment was great and the canoe was really well looked after, I can’t recommend this day highly enough. Everyone on the river was lovely and so helpful. My little boy even braved one of the shoots...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank bkilmister2018
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3 June 2018|
Response from Robert B | Reviewed this property |
1) Email initially and then follow up by phone. 2) I'm not sure about that but you are supplied with bouncy vests. I would want any youngsters in the kayak/canoe to be able to swim to shore (you're never more than a few... More