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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)

WHAT'S INCLUDED:

 Guidance • Safety briefing • Life jackets • Fuel

WHAT TO BRING:

 

 

  • Food & drink

  • Tin / bottle openers

  • Picnic blanket / towels / cushions

  • Phone / camera

  • Music / speakers

  • Charging brick

  • Bin liners

  • Sun protection (SPF, hats, umbrellas)

  • Change of clothes (warm and dry as weather can change dramatically)

  • Flat shoes

  • 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.

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CANCELLATION POLICY:

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.

CLICK HERE FOR UPDATES ON RIVER CONDITIONS

noting the section of river between Teddington Lock and Penton Hook.

​​NEAREST PARKING:

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:

CLICK HERE FOR INFORMATION PROVIDED BY TRANSPORT FOR LONDON

ABSOLUTELY NO PARKING IS PERMITTED IN THE LOADING BAY AT ANY TIME WHATSOEVER.

LOCKS:

For information on how to operate a lock,

CLICK HERE

If you have a 90 minute session, DO NOT pass through a lock - failure to comply will result in your deposit being lost.

MAPS:

Use OPEN CANAL MAP to see where you are going during your hire,

mooring options, pubs and restaurants, etc

- zoom in for satellite view

      

MORE INFORMATION:

No. Of Guests
90 Mins
4 Hours
8 Hours
3 - 6
£98
£148
£228
2
£58
£108
£188

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