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Wye Canoes Ltd

Ye Old Ferrie Inn, Symonds Yat, Ross-on-Wye HR9 6BL, England
+44 1600 890027
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1/2 Day Kyaking on the River Wye.

I took my daughters (30 & 26) and they loved it....We had a great day... I was expecting it to be... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2016
Tim W
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Bridgend, United Kingdom
A highly professional company and free parking at Symonds Yat!

Three of us had planned a four day trip down the river Wye but at the last minute one member of the... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2016
Matt F
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Based in beautiful Symonds Yat on the banks of the Wye at the 15 century pub Ye Old Ferrie Inn, Wye Canoes are the Premier Adventure Company in the Wye Valley and provide highly Experienced and Professional Canoe and Kayak Hire, River Guiding, Paddlesport Instruction, Climbing, Caving, Bushcraft, Gorge Walking, Mountain Biking etc. With the best location and the most experienced Instructors we have everything you need for an unforgettable experience for a half day, full day or multi-day trip anywhere along the Wye Valley and both Bunkhouse and B&B accommodation is available. We hold an AALA license for Youth Groups and are an approved BCU Centre and Duke of Edinburgh Activity Provider.
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  • Average2%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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Ye Old Ferrie Inn, Symonds Yat, Ross-on-Wye HR9 6BL, England
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Reviewed 26 September 2016

I took my daughters (30 & 26) and they loved it....We had a great day... I was expecting it to be good, but it was fantastic. I can highly recommend this wonderful experience. We will be back....Thank you.

Thank Tim W
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Three of us had planned a four day trip down the river Wye but at the last minute one member of the group pulled out with a suspected maldivitus. So there were just two of us who travelled down to Symond's Yat for our pre-arranged...More

Thank Matt F
Reviewed 3 September 2016

We hired a canoe for the afternoon and despite my never having canoed previously and my partners limited experience, not only did we remain dryish, but we had a serene few hours paddling down the river Wye from Kerne Bridge to Symonds Yat. Absolutely worth...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I wanted to give the kids something physically active to do after days of computer games and dvds during the Summer holiday.. Wye canoes had a perfect taster session for my 12 and 10 year old. 3-4 hours of gentle paddling interspersed with light terror...More

Thank Matt F
Reviewed 19 August 2016

We had a fantastic afternoon gently rowing our way down river past Yat Rock. There were 3 of us, 2 adults and a 14 year old, we all had a great time. We were on the water for 2 1/2 hours which enabled us to...More

Thank Caroline186298
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Booked for two days on the Wye - day 1 from Kerne Bridge to Symond's Yat, day 2 from Symond's Yat to Redbrook. It would be fair to say the staff were casual, but they couldn't have been friendlier or more knowledgeable. We dealt with...More

Thank Steve P
Stuart W, Owner at Wye Canoes Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2016

Thank you for your feedback and I am really glad you had a great time, we hope to see you again sometime in the future.

Reviewed 7 August 2016

I texted Wye Canoes, as advertised on their promo material. No response. Perhaps they had a full complement of tourists that day. Perhaps they don't need the business. Whichever the case, they're lacking in common courtesy.More

Thank Vim-igar
Stuart W, Owner at Wye Canoes Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2016

Hello and thank you for your feedback, I'm afraid that at this time of year (i.e. school hols) we get hundreds of emails, phone calls and texts every day and unfortunately there simply isn't enough time in the day to respond to all of them,...More

Reviewed 5 August 2016

This was just great fun! We got lucky as we walked up (two of us) and were able to nab a place, but they have three set off times a day and it gets busy so it might be safer to book. You can also...More

Thank Lydia H
Stuart W, Owner at Wye Canoes Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2016

So glad you enjoyed your trip and thank you for the feedback, we hope to see you again sometime.

Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Had a terrific time. Really helpful team who kitted us out, bussed us to the start and gave a clear and concise safety/directions talk - they love what they do and want you to love it too and have a great experience

Thank Suzanne B
Stuart W, Owner at Wye Canoes Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2016

So glad you enjoyed your trip and thank you for the feedback, we hope to see you again sometime.

Reviewed 2 August 2016

Camping in the area and decided to try canoeing for first time with our 13 year old son and dog 'Splash' for the first time. Really friendly and helpful staff from booking process to end of the day. Exceptional value and can't wait to do...More

Thank Kerry G
Stuart W, Owner at Wye Canoes Ltd, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2016

Thank you for your feedback and really glad the whole family enjoyed the experience including the dog. Hope to see you again sometime.

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MarkMahoney
14 March 2017|
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Response from Stuart W | Property representative |
Hi Mark, yes there is parking near the launch sites and some are free and some is pay and display.
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