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Pelican Boat Hire

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“noosa river”(14 reviews)
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Enjoy the Noosa River by hiring the best BBQ boats and speed boats, some with toilet facilities and bluetooth music capability, requiring NO BOAT LICENSE. We'll even supply fishing gear for you to try your luck. Perhaps you'll also need to borrrow...more
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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180 Gympie Tce, Noosaville, Noosa, Queensland 4566, Australia
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+61 7 5449 7239
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Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Some friends took us along for the journey all of us in 6 boats. Hire of a double and a single kayak for one hour was $35 and. The river is vast and easily navigable, dodging the speedboats and jet skis. Lots of pelicans hanging...More

Thank mrsmeeke
Reviewed 20 July 2018

Awesome day. Very easy to navigate around gre river an canals. Great value would do it again. Best way to see Noosa

Thank gregball2074
Louise S, Owner at Pelican Boat Hire, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2018

Thx Greg. We are glad you enjoyed our beautiful river. Hope to see you again.

Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Had a great day on the water in a small boat. The guys were very helpful in showing an absolute novice how to drive the boat. The highlight of the time was stopping on one of the sandbars and seeing hundreds of crabs. Great value...More

Thank Dan T
Louise S, Owner at Pelican Boat Hire, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2018

Thx Dan, Always great when kids enjoy what you think will be a great experience for them. See you again one day.

Reviewed 10 April 2018

After numerous boat hires on The Noosa River over the last 10 years. Pelican Boat Hire is the only boat hire company I would use. Friendly & Knowledgable staff but more importantly well maintained boats to take the family safely out on the water ....More

Thank Thecds
Louise S, Owner at Pelican Boat Hire, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

Thanks for your positive review. As you have seen, we have upgraded and improved all aspects of our business. The Big Pelican has even had a face lift! We pride ourselves on exceeding our customer's expectations. Our fabulous staff work hard to do this. See...More

Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Alexander and Jesse are great ! Relaxed and happy to serve us ! Easy to drive boats Great directions and wonderful way to see the Noosa River

Thank FoodSnob4EVER
Louise S, Owner at Pelican Boat Hire, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2018

Thx FoodSnob, Glad our staff helped you out. They love the river and enjoy making other's experiences memorable.

Reviewed 1 February 2018

The boat was nicely maintained; appropriately priced and readily available for family usage. The operator warmly welcomed folk to the wharf; then proceeded to clearly explain the operation of the vehicle and necessary water-safety issues, as well as giving some inside super-hot fishing areas! Just so...More

Thank Lynette D
Louise S, Owner at Pelican Boat Hire, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2018

Thx Lynette, See you again in our glorious region.

Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Walk right on by the others and stop here for coffee lovers. The staff are very friendly and nice. But this is the coffee you can taste. Not just hot milk it actualy tastes great. Also there is plenty of tables under unbrellas with a...More

Thank DerekCC_12
Louise S, Owner at Pelican Boat Hire, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2018

Thx Derek, Perhaps it's better to whisper this praise. Our regulars are quite possessive of their little suntrap.

Reviewed 28 January 2018

We hired a large cabin cruiser from Pelican Boat hire on the long weekend. This is the 4th time we have hired a boat from them. The staff are excellent and extremely helpful. The boat was modern and well equipped. The Noosa river is a...More

Thank dlturner007
Louise S, Owner at Pelican Boat Hire, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2018

Thanks for your lovely review. Our staff work hard to make you feel comfortable. With a region as gorgeous as this, you really can't fail to have a good time. See you again.

Reviewed 24 January 2018

Staff were friendly, laidback and helpful (on email during our enquiries and in person). Cost is good. Boat was good. No complaints all round with Pelican. The trip itself was amazing and well worth doing, if you're thinking about it....

Thank quentonlennon
Louise S, Owner at Pelican Boat Hire, responded to this reviewResponded 26 January 2018

We're glad you enjoyed our service and our beautiful river. See you again in Noosa.

Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

Our family of 5 hired a large bow rider and cruised the Noosa River. The staff at Pelican Boats were really friendly and patient with us amateurs who know nothing about boats! The boat itself was roomy and perfect for a half day of putting...More

Thank Cathy Q
Louise S, Owner at Pelican Boat Hire, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2018

Thx Cathy, Glad we were able to make your holiday more enjoyable. See you again.

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