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Newton - Rent a Boat

Via Statale 176, 22014 Dongo, Italy
+39 380 843 5253
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The best way to experience Lake Como

We hired a boat for the day between 4 of us and just had the best day of our holiday. A very... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
ellsbels
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Reading, United Kingdom
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Amazing fun

This is the 6th time we have used this company and the second time with my group of friends. We had... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Drumbum1966
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21 Boats to rent with and without boat license
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average0%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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Via Statale 176, 22014 Dongo, Italy
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+39 380 843 5253
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We hired a boat for the day between 4 of us and just had the best day of our holiday. A very reasonable price for the time we had it and once shown the ropes by the really helpful staff the boat was ours to...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is the 6th time we have used this company and the second time with my group of friends. We had an amazing 4 hours visiting various villages on the lake. I was worried about parking the boat but the lovely helpful boat people showed...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

They helped us perfectly and everything was clear with no surprises. The boat was fine and it is a beautiful way to explore all of Lake Como! Many thanks, would definitely recommend!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Although we only hired a boat for an hour today the service was excellent, prices were very clear and the instructions for the use of the boat were perfect. A short hire but a great experience. Many thanks.

Thank Mark H
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Fabio D, Proprietario at Newton - Rent a Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Mark, many thanks for your review. For us every customer is important because all we care about is you enjoying, and therefore leave with a smile on your face. Best regards, Fabio D & Newton Rent a Boat's Staff

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Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Very friendly team in Donco had us set up and ready to go in a matter of minutes. We arrived 45minutes early but the boat was ready and we were off. Great way to see Lake Como avoiding all the mountain tunnels of driving. We...More

3  Thank LeonieIrwin
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fabio d, Proprietario at Newton - Rent a Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Many thanks LeonieIrwin, in winter we work to prepare a new season and buy a new boats. Your review helps us to get even more involved. Many thanks Fabio

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Reviewed 16 August 2017

With our stay in Como, we booked a boat for 8 hours. When we came back in the evening, there was damage on the back side of the boat. We docked 1 time in Varenna. The director told us that our boat was not docked...More

2  Thank JanLambregts
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fabio d, Proprietario at Newton - Rent a Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Dear mr Jan Lambregts, we have rented you a boat with a new motor Yamaha MY 2017. You came back at our station with the cover of the engine COMPLETELY destroyed. You tried unnecessarily to hide your damage. Because of we are a serious company,...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2017

Used this company last year and again this year. Hired a new boat this year and it was fantastic. Used it as a wedding limousine to get married in Domaso Made me feel like a film star. Great people and great boats at good value....More

Thank Alan C
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Fabio D, Proprietario at Newton - Rent a Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks Mr. Alan, it's always our pleasure to see you. I remember very well your marriage and your typical suit. Could you send to us some pictures? (info@rentland.it) Best regards Fabio D

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Reviewed 26 July 2017

We were visiting Menaggio for a day trip and after a visit to Villa del Balbianello we decided (as it was a really nice and sunny day) to hire a boat to take around the lake. We tried a lot of places in Menaggio, but...More

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Management response:Responded 26 July 2017

Thank you very much, we are really happy to hear that our work is apreciated. We work hard to make you enjoy it more and more. Cristina

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Reviewed 22 June 2017

I highly recommend hiring a boat when you are in Lake Como and if you are in Dongo/Domaso/Gravedona then you should use Newton Boat hire. The staff were friendly, very thorough with their examinations, the do's and do not's, places to visit and answered any...More

Thank Sarah d
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Management response:Responded 26 June 2017

Many thanks Sarah, I'm very happy that you have appreciated our service and enjoyed your journey. We work so hard for the customers satisfaction, safety and quality. Hoping see you soon. Fabio and the RAB's staff

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Reviewed 10 May 2017

Fabio and all his staff were extremely helpful in arranging our speed boat for the day. We had a fabulous time in an immaculate boat, all very easy to organise.

1  Thank Joan S
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Fabio D, Proprietario at Newton - Rent a Boat, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks Joan, it was my pleasure. I hope to see you again Fabio D

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