Boat Hire Prices

Prices vary according to the time of year and whether your booking is during the week, the weekend or a bank holiday.

It is advisable to book ahead if you wish to hire for a specific date for a special occasion. All prices are fully inclusive of VAT, fuel and insurance.

Daily Hire (Self steer)

Time of year April to September (Inclusive) October to March (Inclusive)
Monday to Friday £120.00 £100.00
Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays £155.00 £125.00

Daily Hire (Skippered)

Time of year April to September (Inclusive) October to March (Inclusive)
Monday to Friday £165.00 £145.00
Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays £200.00 £170.00

Daily hire extension (Self steer only)

Day of the week (subject to availability) All Year
Sunday to Thursday £10 per hour
Saturdays and Sundays prior to bank holidays £15 per hour

Evening hire

Time of year (minimum of 3 hour charge applies) April to August (Inclusive) September to March (Inclusive)
Sunday to Thursday £15.00 per hour Not Available
Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays prior to Bank Holidays £20.00 per hour Not Available

Availability and Bookings

To check availability view our availability calendar. Bookings can be made by calling us on 01257 480 825 or reservations can be made on-line.
To confirm a booking 50% is required with the other 50% due on the day of hire along with a £50.00 returnable security deposit.
If you reserve on-line we will contact you for payment.
Payments can be made by credit or debit card over the phone, by bank transfer or in person by cash, credit or debit card. (We regret we no longer accept cheques as form of payment).

Skippered daily hire is subject to availability of a skipper which may or may not be known at the time of booking.
We will accept your reservation and get back to you to confirm availability.  Click here for full details of skippered daily hire.

Period of Hire

Daily self steer hire: Boats are available to hire from 9am to 5pm or 10am to 6pm and extendable by the hour on longer summer days (Click here for times) and 9am to 5pm or dusk, whichever is earlier, on shorter winter days. We operate throughout the year.

Daily skippered hire: Boats are available to hire from 10am to 6pm or dusk, whichever is earlier, on shorter winter days. We operate throughout the year.

Evening self steer hire: Boats are available from 5.30pm to 10pm or dusk, whichever is earlier.  Only available from the beginning of April until the end of August.

Security Deposit

When you arrive at the boatyard we ask that you leave a returnable security deposit of £50.00. Any excessive damage found, failure to return your boat by the agreed return time or failure for at least one of the party to remain in full control of the boat could result in the loss of your security deposit.

Last Minute Booking Special Offer (Daily hire only)

If you require a booking within seven days of your enquiry then a £20 discount will be given (Subject to availability).