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Barrow Boating

Barrow on Soar, Loughborough, England
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Brilliant

We performed a religious ceremony from the boat today and it was all the things that is mentioned... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2018
Paresh04_11
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Briiliant

Great customer service by telephone and in person. Very friendly, welcoming. Well able to cope with... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2017
hantonlock
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
14 Apr 2018
“Brilliant”
30 Aug 2017
“Briiliant”
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Barrow on Soar, Loughborough, England
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

We performed a religious ceremony from the boat today and it was all the things that is mentioned on the website. They are so friendly and did it all with dignity. Respected our wishes. I can not recommend it highly enough. Also recommended a lovely...More

Thank Paresh04_11
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Reviewed 30 August 2017

Great customer service by telephone and in person. Very friendly, welcoming. Well able to cope with busy bank holiday demands in a polite and realistic manner. Loved our row boat hour on the river. Such a great was to spend time off from work. A...More

Thank hantonlock
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Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

DO NOT GO HERE!!! What should have been a nice chilled day for our friends bday turned into a nightmare. The boat wasn't powerful enough to handle the wind yesterday (not much wind really) and after half an hour of cruising along the boat was...More

4  Thank hannah24victory
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Reviewed 13 April 2017

Visited Barrow many times cheap exercise in the form of canoe, row boats, hydro bikes and other stuff to hire on the canal. Was sad to learn due to idiots they wont hire out anymore of the narrow boats for day trips but still plenty...More

Thank Cheryl M
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Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We had a great time here. The staff are fantastic and very accommodating. It is an ideal venue for a sunny weekend afternoon when you can have quality family/friends etc time and then sit in the shade and have a lovely ice cream. It just...More

Thank bryjud
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Reviewed 29 August 2016

We love Barrow boats on a sunny day. We have hired row boats and Canadian canoes before, by the hour at very reasonable rates. Very knowledgable staff to teach the novice. Still got to give the hydrobikes a go. After there is a samll cafe...More

Thank SparkLeicestershire
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Reviewed 25 July 2016

Fantastic day out on the river. The have many many boats of all shapes and sizes as well as kayaks etc. We have visited twice already and are going again in 2 weeks. Very good value. Great location. Friendly staff. Would recommend for all ages.

Thank joe S
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Reviewed 21 July 2016

Love hiring the various different boats from here, my son and my dad all have a go. Over the times we have been, we have hired Canadian canoes, kayaks, bike pedalos and a group boat. It's great fun, and the views along the river are...More

1  Thank natalie123190722
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Reviewed 21 September 2015 via mobile

We hired a narrow boat for an hour, was good fun. Easy to drive, the kids took turns and loved every second. The boat could do with a good clean but excellent value for money.

1  Thank robem2
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Reviewed 7 September 2015 via mobile

We hired a narrow boat for the afternoon, it was lovely to travel along the river on a summers day. The boat was excellent, life jacket provided for children, excellent service from staff. We would highly recommend hiring from here, they hire out a lot...More

2  Thank Mrscarriegreen
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