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Bank Boats & Canoe Hire

Wayford Road | Staithe Cottage, Norwich NR12 9LN, England
+44 1692 582457
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A good few hours on the river

I rented a couple of kayaks on a Saturday morning, I booked and paid a week in advance as it can... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Matt G
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Lowestoft
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A lovely day out in a lovely boat

Really lovely lady helped me make my wife’s birthday one to remember. The boat was great and it... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2018
Rob C
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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Wayford Road | Staithe Cottage, Norwich NR12 9LN, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I rented a couple of kayaks on a Saturday morning, I booked and paid a week in advance as it can get quite busy and availability would be limited. It was a birthday treat for my eldest daughter. My wife and I had a double...More

Thank Matt G
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Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

Really lovely lady helped me make my wife’s birthday one to remember. The boat was great and it didn’t break the bank and has given us a taste for time on the broads. So easy to handle and the 4mph is so relaxing so different...More

1  Thank Rob C
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Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

If you are after a small boat to hire for the day or just the afternoon. Look no further, great little family run business, lovely people, and very helpful. We hired a boat for the afternoon and had a great time on the water. Map...More

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Reviewed 4 September 2017

Hired a canoe for our family of three, 2 adults and our 7 year old daughter, for 3 hours. Staff are absolutely lovely and it comes across as a very friendly, family run business. They really couldn't have been more welcoming or helpful on our...More

Thank millbarn38
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Reviewed 26 July 2017

Decided on the spur of the moment to hire a couple of kayaks for my son and I. Arrived before it started raining and were able to park close by. Really friendly family run business who were so helpful. We were given instructions which were...More

Thank jillheinrich
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Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Out of the many day boat hire companies on the Broads we chose Bank Boats and we are so glad we did, very friendly staff who couldn't of made us feel more welcome or had more time for their customers. We were complete first timers...More

Thank LazySunnyDays
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Reviewed 25 April 2017

We visited the Broads on a rather overcast week, but the experience was wonderful. Everyone we came across here was nice and helpful, they explained how to row and how to navigate and calmed my newbie-fears. The price is fantastic, the canoe we got was...More

Thank Gabriela S
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Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful time. We where met at the family run yard by a young pretty brunette lady ( I think a family member) she was very helpful, put us at ease with the safety briefing, the life jacket and explained the map. She was...More

Thank MrsAmyAB
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Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Hire a canoe or dayboat with all the health and safety equipment, freindly owner and staff with parking what a great afternoon out with family and freinds !

1  Thank Tom W
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Reviewed 17 September 2016

Our first time in East Anglia and as it was a glorious sunny day we couldn't miss out on our first ever boat trip on the Broads. This is a small family run business and they are friendly and gave us bouyancy jackets and safety...More

1  Thank Satravelforlife
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