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Beau Rivage

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A pleasant way to spend half an hour

We hired a pedalo for half a hour (€6 for a small one, for 2 adults and one child), which is... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2018
ChrisOfSwindon
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Swindon, United Kingdom
Really Enjoyable trip, but staff could be more friendly and helpful and please be aware what you're booking!

Basic info - the centre is on a slow, 800 metre section of river and you can hire... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
markflip
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Uk
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Located in the heart of Swiss Normandy, Beau Rivage, the leader kayak canoe in Normandy, offers the largest selection of tours in order to discover the valley of the Orne in another way. With Beau Rivage, from 8 yrs old, you can rent canoe, kayak...more
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Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Decided to do something different on our holidays and try a canoe trip. I contacted beau rivage via their website to book a session. When we arrived they didnt have our booking but fortunately could accommodate us anyway. We tried the easier 7km trip. There...More

Thank Kathryn N
Reviewed 26 August 2018

We hired a pedalo for half a hour (€6 for a small one, for 2 adults and one child), which is sufficient time to travel the full permitted length of the river both ways from the pontoon. It was a nice way to see the...More

Thank ChrisOfSwindon
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Basic info - the centre is on a slow, 800 metre section of river and you can hire kayak/pedalo/small boat and muck about around this area and this is perfectly suited for novice kayakers. Parking is available on the road a short walk beyond the...More

Thank markflip
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

This was a very nice outdoor activity We took the 4 hours track. It turned to be more of a 2 hours along 14kms It was very nice Scenery is terrific Staff at beau rivage is rude and extremely not attentive to customers This is...More

2  Thank Gl0be_Tr0tter_14
Reviewed 1 February 2018

Doing a kayak trip down the Orne sounded like a great way to spend Bastille Day afternoon. Using email I was able to secure a reservation from the US. The riverside area was very hectic when we arrived and we had to park in the...More

Thank JohnGalt2
Reviewed 20 July 2017

The guys there spoke a little English (not a huge amount, but enough). Not exactly friendly, but they did their job and were very relaxed about us returning the kayaks a few minutes late (I'll take efficiency and relaxed attitude to time limits over friendliness!)....More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

We stumbled upon Beau Rivage over our Easter vacation in Normandy. They had a cute riverside terrace and a pretty big selection of kayaks and boats. We had a great time renting one of the electric boats... a relaxing cruise to the viaduct! The staff...More

Thank nomad1405
Reviewed 2 September 2016

We had a great afternoon doing the 7Km trip from Le Ham back to Beau Rivage. Took the 2 hours they advised, we had two 'duo' canoes with myself and the wife in one, the father-in-law and my 11 year old in the other. No...More

Thank Guy R
Reviewed 17 July 2014

Well what more could we ask for! it was a hot sunny day and messing about in the water. Went here with a group of mixed couples did the 4 hr trip but will be honest think we should have gone for the 2 hr...More

1  Thank Crazybear_uk
Reviewed 28 August 2013

I found the welcome to be fine unlike other reviewers. The 12km trip took just over three hours but if you took your time it is more like four. We canoed on the dordogne this year and found the river just as impressive - in...More

2  Thank graham w
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