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Newton - Rent a Boat

Via Statale 176, 22014 Dongo, Italy
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6 hour boat trip

Very friendly team in Donco had us set up and ready to go in a matter of minutes. We arrived... read more

Reviewed 8 January 2018
LeonieIrwin
via mobile
Very bad experience !

With our stay in Como, we booked a boat for 8 hours. When we came back in the evening, there was... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2017
JanLambregts
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Turnhout, België
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21 Boats to rent with and without boat license
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Via Statale 176, 22014 Dongo, Italy
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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

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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

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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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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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Reviewed 8 September 2016

We called Newton Rent a Boat and they answered all of my questions and were very clear on all pricing options. I never felt that there were hidden costs. The boat was in great shape and they asked me to look at the prop and...More

Thank StoutHokie
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Management response:Responded 8 May 2017

Many Thanks, We are very glad that you have felt the seriousness we are trying to put into our work. Hoping to see you again. Fabio Daina

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Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

The boat rental is a must on the lago di como!! The people here were nice and professional. The price policy was very clear. They spoke very good english. Our boat took 8 people and was splendid. :)

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Management response:Responded 8 May 2017

Many many thanks for your feedback. We are very glad that you enjoyed the lake and our service. Fabio Daina

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Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Great bunch of people - very helpful and good boats Fabio's English is better than mine - Scottish - all in all trustworthy and great experience

Thank Alan C
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Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Checked a few companies. Some with petrol included some without. Went for this one worked out very slightly cheaper. Hired for 6 hours and boat perfect for what we wanted, fast enough to give the boys a thrill. Spent the time driving around and stopping...More

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