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Monmouth Canoe and Activity Centre

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“boat inn”(4 reviews)
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Castle Yard, Monmouth NP25 3DP, Wales
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Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

We arranged for a half day double kayak trip from monmouth to whitehead. The breifing was good and detailed, friendly and inclusive. Group of bookings was mixed, including couples like ourselves,young families and work team building experiences. The were in good repair and well maintained....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Josh G
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

This was a lovely trip with good guides who made it fun for the teens attending as part of a youth club trip. Good admin & helpful staff. The low water made it simple paddling - too simple for kids looking to be challenged. Most...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely sunny day, amazing experience, highly recommend to everyone. I would take a gloves next time. Kayaking is challenging, canoeing but easier even for families with kids.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 660agnesk
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Rang early morning to book an afternoon descent; receptionist was off hand to say the least. All she could do was complain that the phone was disturbing her! On arrival we were told that we were too early and that again she couldn’t get any...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Richard F
Reviewed 27 June 2018

I found the course very helpful and Will our instructor a great character. A well run centre and Sue & Graham very helpful and friendly. Would use again for a day out or my BCU 2 course.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Maverick7777
Reviewed 16 June 2018

A group of 10 Spanish and English ladies went for an afternoon on the beautiful Wye river. We had a thoroughly enjoyable time, toodling down the river to the Boat pub where we stopped for a lovely lunch. Some of the group had never canoed...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank vallisle
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Easily located in town there is a short walk to the water front where the canoes are waiting for you, we left at 2pm and paddled down stream. With enough time for a stop off on the way we met them just before 5pm where...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank no1missmarple
Reviewed 8 May 2018

I didn't book through Monmouth Canoe, but when my dog fell ill on the river (ate something toxic) their team selfishly came to the rescue, and transported me and my dog safely off the river to an emergency vet. Without their help it may have...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank DonnaG2227
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Well looked after by everybody at Monmouth Centre. We all enjoyed are paddle down the river. Highly recommend.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank srobbins123
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Sue was a pleasure to deal with when booking a canoeing trip last minute and out of season. Our river guide, Graham, made us felt well looked after but also left us to have fun on the day. Their years of experience showed through woth...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank George D
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