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Monmouth Canoe and Activity Centre

Castle Yard, Monmouth NP25 3DP, Wales
+44 1600 716083
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Canoe trip

We visited here last weekend and hired Canoes for a few hours for a great trip down the river. Good... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
Staffordshire, United Kingdom
Amazing trip. Friendly staff!

The owners here are really friendly and helpful. We arrived a bit late but it wasn't a problem... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2017
Eddie R
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“the river” (38 reviews)
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Castle Yard, Monmouth NP25 3DP, Wales
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

We visited here last weekend and hired Canoes for a few hours for a great trip down the river. Good introduction, informative without being patronising. Loved how you were left to your own devices, paddled down to a lovely pub, had some great lunch then...More

Thank Barbs25
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

The owners here are really friendly and helpful. We arrived a bit late but it wasn't a problem, they made another bus run especially for us. The guy who took us was a lovely chap who told us he has raced against Steve Redgrave!! We...More

Thank Eddie R
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Excellent day on the Wye with our very good coach, Nigel. I learned all I needed to pass level 1 and more. Nigel was very knowledgable about the area, making it a very interesting trip. I can't wait to get back to Symonds Yat to...More

Thank pt297
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Great trip started with a phone call sorted out our needs Arrived at centre and couldn't have been more helpful kitted out the kids with life jackets and helmets then the adults! Great briefing and off we went, we went from huntsham bridge to Monmouth...More

Thank Borninkeynsham
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Anniversary treat with family hiring two Canadian canoes, which were rafted together as our son had a broken arm and had limited paddling ability! Found staff very accommodating and helpful and just the right amount of time of the water for us that day...with great...More

Thank debbieingledew
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Great fun on the River, we had 4 canoes filled with family as we celebrated my sons birthday. The canoe comes with water proof barrels to put your gear into The scenery is beautiful and we only lost one person from their canoe as we...More

Thank Jayne L
Reviewed 30 July 2017

We were a group of 18 people and 3 dogs who hired kayaks for a half day trip from Huntsham Bridge to Monmouth. We had a lovely time, stopped off at the pub for lunch then continued down the river, stopping again for a swim....More

1  Thank Calmdown
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

We booked a one day kayak introductory and skills day followed by a 3 day canoe trip from Hereford to Monmouth. Rhys was our instructor for the kayaking and he was the perfect mix of friendly and helpful whilst being in control. After the kayaking,...More

Thank Larryxx
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Helpful welcome video of route Good instruction of equipment etc Great morning kayaking Picked up exactly where and when they said Only critical comment is that they wouldn't let me have my own kayak as they felt I was not experienced enough.... but after doing...More

Thank MissJoCH
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

A near perfect experience with this company! Booking was super easy and on arrival everyone bar one lady was super friendly and helpful. We canoed from Symonds Yat back down to Monmouth. We were supplied with both a big and small waterproof container, helmets and...More

Thank Charlotte K
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