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Chertsey Meads Marine Boatyard - Day Boats

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Family run, traditional working boatyard, with a small but varied fleet of 7 easily handled self drive day boats, seating from 2-12 persons on the River Thames at Chertsey. A fun day out for all the family, suitable for children (free bouyancy aids...more
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Chertsey Meads | The Meads, Chertsey KT16 8LN, England
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Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Wow what an amazing day out on the boat. Myself An 10 friends took out the molly may, its was big enough for all to have a great day and get plenty of sun, and to store plenty of drinks and food. The vibe on...More

4  Thank kevingeoghegan
Katherine S, Owner at Chertsey Meads Marine Boatyard - Day Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Thank you, so pleased you had a great day. We look forward to seeing you again next year!

Reviewed 1 June 2018

Our group of two adults and 4 children hired Sparky for an hour to occupy our time whilst waiting for our slot at Thorpe lakes. Due to a Sat Nav detour and traffic we were 30 mins late for our booking however this did not...More

3  Thank linniejb
Katherine S, Owner at Chertsey Meads Marine Boatyard - Day Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Ah, how lovely of you to have left us a review! It was nice to meet you and glad you could add a bit more fun to your day.

Reviewed 31 August 2017

What a great idea my friend had. The afternoon was great going on the river Thames. The people running this operation are very friendly and accommodating. We rented the Sparky/Flash boat for 4 hours. Had so much fun that we added an additional hour so...More

1  Thank CherylHoffman
Katherine S, Owner at Chertsey Meads Marine Boatyard - Day Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Thank you for your review, we are so pleased you enjoyed your time on the river

Reviewed 29 August 2017

We had a very good afternoon on the river. Two families, with two teens and a toddler - everyone enjoyed it. We hired 'Sparky' and it was just right - a good size and welcome roof to keep the hot sun off. We stopped for...More

Thank Alison D
Katherine S, Owner at Chertsey Meads Marine Boatyard - Day Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Thank you for your review, we are so pleased you enjoyed your time on Sparky. Yes, that roof is very welcome in the hot sun!

Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

We've used this boat yard a few times, they are always really friendly and helpful. This time we had the Molly May which is a fab boat, plenty of room with a cover over where the driver (captain) sat and sides that can be rolled...More

2  Thank ellafant
Katherine S, Owner at Chertsey Meads Marine Boatyard - Day Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2017

So pleased you had another enjoyable day. We love to see our customers return year after year, it's lets us know we are doing something right!

Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

After wondering about a boat trip while on holiday in Chertsey I saw a great review from last year for cmm. It was literally a minutes walk from where we were sat on the river. So we thought we would give it a try. What...More

2  Thank Emma M
Katherine S, Owner at Chertsey Meads Marine Boatyard - Day Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2017

Thank you for you review Emma, we love reading how much people enjoyed their day on the river on our boats. Really pleased you had a great day :-)

Reviewed 28 April 2016

Our party had one disabled person so we visited the boatyard beforehand to check on access. The management could not have been more helpful and accommodating. They recommended a suitable boat and facilitated access on the day. A lovely family day out.

Thank Marie R
Katherine S, Owner at Chertsey Meads Marine Boatyard - Day Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2017

Ah, thanks, what a lovely review. We do always try our best to help when we can. We hope to see you again.

Reviewed 16 December 2015

One of the last of the "Old Style" boatyards sadly disappearing from the Thames. Lots of DIY refits going on. I'm in the marina next door, and we often get lost souls coming in looking for Chertsey Meads Marine. If you're going there, its on...More

2  Thank bob g
Katherine S, Owner at Chertsey Meads Marine Boatyard - Day Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2017

Thank you very much!

Reviewed 4 November 2015

Called on spec Saturday afternoon during glorious autumn sunshine via a recommendation from The Weir Inn. Didn't have any previous boating experience so opted for a one hour boat hire as this would not involve passing through any locks. Turning left to begin to go...More

2  Thank DebraZebra_9
Katherine S, Owner at Chertsey Meads Marine Boatyard - Day Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2015

Thank you for your great review, we are pleased you found us! After 30 years, even many local people say they didn't even know we were there, it is part of it's charm, being so tucked away but I can see not good for business...More

Reviewed 1 September 2015

Booked the little Sea Catcher - seats eight but there were only six of us - and went fishing for perch on the beautiful Thames between Chertsey and Shepperton. Plenty of fish around and it was a gorgeous morning. Boat was fine, all nicely prepped...More

1  Thank Vagabundo1960
Katherine S, Partner at Chertsey Meads Marine Boatyard - Day Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2015

Thank you for your review, we are pleased you had such a great day :-)

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aishamir2014
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Response from Katherine S | Property representative |
Hello, sorry not to have answered this question on here before, still learning! Our access is a gravel drive and also involves steps down onto the boats, so I'm afraid not very wheelchair accessible but we do all we can to... More
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