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Whitestrand Boat Hire

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Flat 1 Strand Court Fore Street | Whitestrand Quay, Salcombe TQ8 8ET, England
+44 1548 843818
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Fun boat trip

We hired a cap 400 for an hour. Enough time to get a feel for it and have some fun on the water... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
helsa417
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Redhill, United Kingdom
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These guys are just brilliant!

We have rented a small motor boat from Phil & Tamsin for the last three seasons now, and they have... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
trumanda
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London
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Enjoy the best Salcombe has to offer on one our self-drive hire boats. Whether you wish to explore the estuary, visit a pub with friends for lunch or hang out on the beach with the family, we have the boat for you. No experience or qualifications are required, we will show you where you can go and how to get there.
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“great fun” (12 reviews)
“four hours” (4 reviews)
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Flat 1 Strand Court Fore Street | Whitestrand Quay, Salcombe TQ8 8ET, England
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+44 1548 843818
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"salcombe estuary"
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"great fun"
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"four hours"
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"friendly service"
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"life jackets"
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"high tide"
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"tide times"
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"clear instructions"
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"safety briefing"
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"picnic lunch"
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"hour trip"
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"mackerel fishing trip"
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"test drive"
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"millbrook inn"
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"south pool"
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"beautiful estuary"
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We hired a cap 400 for an hour. Enough time to get a feel for it and have some fun on the water. Whitestrand were very professional, reassuringly interested in safety and explained everything in full. We didn't have to wait for anything as everything...More

Thank helsa417
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We have rented a small motor boat from Phil & Tamsin for the last three seasons now, and they have been consistently brilliant. They and their team are super friendly, well organised and always ensure we have a really fun and safe experience. We hire...More

Thank trumanda
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thank you to Whitestrand Boat hire for a fantastically well organised and punctual operation for our family of four. The cap400 was impeccable and we had a great time. Would highly recommend and use again!!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We hired one of whitesands boats for an hour to have a look around the estuary on a nice sunny day. We had three adults, three small children and a spaniel with us and we had a lovely time. They were well organised and friendly...More

Thank Paullukehurst
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We hired the CAP400 and spent a wonderful sunny morning on the estuary. We beached at South Sands for a picnic lunch and our 3children were able to enjoy the beach before moving on. We took the boat up the estuary and were able to...More

Thank charlielittle2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We hired a 16foot high side open boat from Whitestrands a couple of weeks ago. The weather was perfect , so went for the 4 hour hire.....We were meet hassle free on the harbourside and I was given a quick once over and short engine...More

Thank alecdavis245
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

well done to the staff at whitestrand boat hire,great service and attitude towards customers . i would recomend this company to all my freinds .

Thank Craig B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We rented a boat for the day and everything was perfect. The lovely boat, the instruction, the properly fitted life jackets. Nothing could be faulted. We pottered around, landed on a couple of beaches and finished up the day with a lovely trip up to...More

Thank Bagsfull22
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We hired a Cap400 for my Wife’s birthday. Philip was extremely helpful and friendly when I called up to book. Being a novice on the water didn’t matter one bit, Philip and his team go through a very comprehensive and professional guidance of the dos...More

Thank Darren R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We used Whitestrand for two separate trips based on previous TA reviews and we weren't disappointed. The first was a 2 hour mackerel-fishing trip on the Woodpecker - great value at only £20 a head, however it only operates at weekends. The boat is a...More

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Claire J
9 May 2018|
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Response from Philip H | Property representative |
Hi Mrs James You are welcome to rent a boat for as long as you wish. However, during July and August we do not offer a weekly rate, the daily rate would apply for each day that you have the boat. You can see a list of our... More
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