SELF-DRIVE BOAT HIRE
Be the Captain of your own destiny - a great way to explore the river without experience!
FROM 15TH APRIL 2022,
WE WILL BE RE-OPENING IN KINGSTON, KT1 1HN
SECTION OF RIVER TO BE EXPLORED:
Hampton Court to Chertsey
ie. Molesey Lock to Penton Hook Lock
(depending on the length of session booked)
Guidance • Safety briefing • Life jackets • Fuel
WHAT TO BRING:
Food & drink
Tin / bottle openers
Picnic blanket / towels / cushions
Phone / camera
Music / speakers
Sun protection (SPF, hats, umbrellas)
Change of clothes (warm and dry as weather can change dramatically)
Pets - but only on a lead!
IMPORTANT THINGS TO NOTE:
PLEASE BE RESPECTFUL AND DRIVE OUR BOAT CAREFULLY AT ALL TIMES - we endorse responsible boating.
ALL DRIVERS MUST BE 18 YEARS OF AGE - AND REMAIN SOBER THROUGHOUT THE ENTIRE HIRE.
£100 deposit to be paid - this will be returned provided our T&C are not breached and there is no damage to our boat.
The use of all our facilities are at our guests' own risk.
48 hours notice regardless of the weather! -
HOWEVER, sessions can only operate dependent on safe river conditions and re-books will be
granted under these circumstances.
noting the section of river between Teddington Lock and Penton Hook.
Rose Car Park, 26 The Bittoms,
Kingston-upon-Thames, KT1 2AE
Rates: 1 hour - £1.80, 2 hours - £3.60,
3 hours - £5.70, 4 hours - £7.20,
+ 4 hours - £12.50
Parking in Kingston is extremely limited so we recommend using public transport:
ABSOLUTELY NO PARKING IS PERMITTED IN THE LOADING BAY AT ANY TIME WHATSOEVER.
For information on how to operate a lock,
If you have a 90 minute session, DO NOT pass through a lock - failure to comply will result in your deposit being lost.
Use OPEN CANAL MAP to see where you are going during your hire,
mooring options, pubs and restaurants, etc
- zoom in for satellite view
No. Of Guests
3 - 6
HOW TO USE - EXPLAINER VIDEO: