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Catteshall Road | Catteshall Lock, Godalming GU7 1NH, England
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Reviewed 9 October 2018

Wey and Godalming Navigation, Guildford, Surrey. We’d collected the narrow boat at the Farncombe Boathouse in Godalming for 09.30 on Friday morning for a day’s hire; we had nine hours ahead of us. In effect, we had the first 8 km of the 32 km...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Peter S
Reviewed 2 October 2018

20 Friends hired 2 narrow boats and the staff were very good at inductions and informed everyone on how to steer the boat, how to operate the locks, what side of the river to sail etc. After the induction off we went sailing up the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Doug M
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Superb service from Peter, excellent cappuccino and kids loved the ice creams !!! Would definitely go again.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank GrahamA900
Reviewed 18 September 2018

To capitalize on some glorious sunshine in late summer, we rented a punt for a day out on the Wey Navigation. (The boathouse has canoes and rowing boats as well, but we decided to try something different.) Renting a small boat is easy at Farnecombe...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

We hired the 6 berth Herald for a long weekend in August. Beautifully appointed narrow boat with fully equipped kitchen, 2 bathrooms & enough room to live comfortably for a few days. The team at the boat house are incredibly friendly & will go out...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank NAS389
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Myself and 5 friends hired a boat for a long weekend. Despite the fact we sailed off on the wrong boat, the owner Russell quickly rectified the situation and 2 groups sailed off on the correct boats! The boat was clean and tidy and equipped...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Richard G
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

We hired a four person row boat for the two of us and paid £12 for the hour. Well worth it. Staff both in the office and by the boat were friendly and well-humoured and definitely make you feel welcome. We rowed on the lovely...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Charlotte D
Reviewed 7 August 2018

walked along the river and ended here for lunch, what a lovely place and the food is excellent. didn't hire a boat this time but will do in future.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank margrethogan
Reviewed 9 July 2018

I have done a number of Narrowboat holidays in the Uk , mostly in the midland canals, but this time we decided to try the River Wey navigationations which is National Trust owned and administered. We chose this also because it is near to our...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

We booked a day boat for Fathers’ Day and had such a fun time. Our group of 9 ranged from 3 to 65 and everyone had so much fun both on and off the boat. The initial tuition was very thorough and everyone had fun...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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