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So well organised! They make it really simple!

My wife and I did the 3 hour canoe trip yesterday and was really impressed with how easy it all... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
United Kingdom
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Fantastic experience

Great afternoon trip. Very professional set up. All the staff were very friendly and helpful... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Crows-an-Wra, United Kingdom
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Canoeing on the River Wye We invite you to 'get away from it all' and discover the beauty of the River Wye. The Wye is one of the most beautiful rivers in the British Isles and one of the few you can navigate, without restriction, for over 100...more
River Wye | Racquety Farm, Hay-on-Wye, Wales
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My wife and I did the 3 hour canoe trip yesterday and was really impressed with how easy it all was. We've canoed with a few companies previously and the briefing here was the best we've had, with maps and photos.....and a cup of coffee!...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great afternoon trip. Very professional set up. All the staff were very friendly and helpful, nothing was too much trouble. We WILL be back for a longer trip down the Wye.🚣 👍.. Thank you..

Thank whippytam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted to try a bit of canoeing. We contacted want to canoe who had space on the afternoon slot. We were briefed and ready to go. Olly was our main guide who was really informative and professional. We learnt so much about the river...More

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Clare F, Owner at Want To Canoe?, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for joining us! Hope to see you all again soon :)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First class service from a well motivated, courteous, professional and knowledgable staff. From initial enquiry to completion, Clare and her team were flexible and offered sound advice to optimise the experience for all concerned. The attention to detail to provide a hassle free experience for...More

Thank GandJL
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have just come back from a family trip down the Wye. From start to fi ish the service offered is second to none. Everything is very organized, staff are friendly and helpful. The river is always beautiful and finishing at the Boat Inn is...More

Thank bozzledog
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the second year we have returned to Want to Canoe? With two kids and a dog. Want to canoe? Offer a wonderful, welcoming and most important, safe trip down the river Wye. Lots of instruction given on the guided session in the morning...More

Thank Damsonplum
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The staff at Want to Canoe were very friendly and welcoming even offering us a complimentary drink whilst completing the form at the start. As it was our first time the young man made sure we felt comfortable controlling the boat by allowing us to...More

Thank staffiex
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a fantastic experience and really professional set up. Originally we had booked to go at the beginning of the month but had to postpone due to my husband being taken ill. We got picked up from the Boat Inn where we had lunch and...More

Thank CH1982
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent the day on the Wye from Glasbury to Whitney on Wye. Ollie was our guide for the morning and made it fun and informative for all. After a lovely picnic at there main near Hay on Wye we went on our own for the...More

Thank Ponty1903
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We paid about £60 to hire a three person canoe and all the kit. We even had a water proof barrel to store our spare clothes and picnic. The staff were really friendly and put us at ease. They explained the route and then spent...More

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Angela T
24 July 2017|
Response from Clare F | Property representative |
Hi there, we don't have a postcode that will bring you directly to our office... navigate to Bridge Street, Hay on Wye and then look for our big blue signs! :)
Shaun D
30 August 2016|
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Response from Clare F | Property representative |
Hi Shaun, it's generally ok but advisable to book ahead during busier time, school holidays, weekends and bank holidays, hope to see you soon! Clare :)
Tanya G
14 August 2015|
Response from Clare F | Property representative |
Yes you can! We provide dog-buoyancy aids and other useful things like foam squares for the bottom of the canoe and water-bowls to take with you to make your canoe trip as comfortable as possible for you and your four legged... More