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Richardson's Day Boats

Wroxham, United Kingdom
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About Richardson's Day Boats
We specialise in the rental services of day boat launches. Day boat launches are available by the hour, part day or full day. Some launches are equiped with heaters for winter cruising. Please browse our website and contact us for further information or advice.
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We hired a boat for four hours taking us up the norfolk broads for two hours then the return journey. We were all given appropriate fitting life jackets and show to our boat we were given all necessary information needes for the boat. It was...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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laurabatrichardsons, Marketing Assistant at Richardson's Day Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello, thanks for your review! I'm really pleased to read you enjoyed your time on one of our day boats and that it was a hot day. Thanks again for reviewing us and we hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, Laura Bush Marketing...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were visiting friends who live in Norfolk and they booked a boat on the Broads for an afternoon. Upon arriving at Richardson’s Day Boats, we were very politely greeted by a young man who checked us in. We were slightly early for our boat...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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laurabatrichardsons, Marketing Assistant at Richardson's Day Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello, thank you for your review! I was really pleased to read you enjoyed your experience with us and the Broads National Park. Sounds like you had a great time and we hope we can welcome you back in the future. Kind regards, Laura Bush...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great service. The staff are very friendly and helpful. The day boat was clean and comfy for a day on the broads.

Date of experience: July 2019
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laurabatrichardsons, Marketing Assistant at Richardson's Day Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello, thanks for your review and kind words about our team! We hope to welcome you back in the future. Kind regards, Laura Bush Marketing Assistant

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First time we have used the yard since it changed hands. Basically no change to the previous owners. Staff very professional and helpful. We arrived 15 minutes early but were dealt with straight away. We had a 8 + 3 boat booked for 5 adults...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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laurabatrichardsons, Marketing Assistant at Richardson's Day Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello Pete, thanks for your review. I'm pleased to read you felt our team were professional and helpful, as well as that the boat was spacious and ideal for your needs. Thanks again for taking the time to review us and we hope to welcome...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and my family hired a boat from here on a recent holiday to Great Yarmouth. I'll start by saying I hate boats, and I'm not a fan of the water at all, but everyone else wanted to do it, so I wasn't going to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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laurabatrichardsons, Marketing Assistant at Richardson's Day Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello, thanks for your review. Thank you for your kind words on our team, and I'm pleased you felt safe during your trip with us. I'm also really pleased to read your partner and children enjoyed the day on the day boat! Thanks very much...More

Reviewed August 13, 2019

Hired a day boat on 26th July 2019. 5 out of our 6 lifejackets were unserviceable. We got caught in a massive downpour and the canopy was useless, rips and tears plus the majority of the elastic tie down points were missing or broken. Also...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Shanice-A-Peck, Customer and Brand Champion at Richardson's Day Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, Chris, I was very sorry to read you did not enjoy your experience with our Day Boats operations in Wroxham. The Team always endeavour to offer the best possible service and customer experience, so...More

Reviewed August 12, 2019 via mobile

Hired a day boat from this company Very well organised and happy to help We love having a day trip around the broads each summer such a beautiful placeMore

Date of experience: August 2019
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laurabatrichardsons, Marketing Assistant at Richardson's Day Boats, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2019

Hello, thanks for taking the time to leave us your review. I was really pleased to hear you felt we were very well organised and happy to help. It's lovely to read you enjoy the Broads National Park each summer - it certainly is a...More

Reviewed August 4, 2019 via mobile

We hired a boat from Richardson's boats basically because we have used them before, forget negative reviews the boats are easy to use, clean and so much fun. We rang the day before and booked a 8 - 10 seater for £75 for 3 hours....More

Date of experience: August 2019
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laurabatrichardsons, Marketing Assistant at Richardson's Day Boats, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2019

Hello, thanks for taking the time to leave us your review! I was really pleased to read you felt your cruiser was easy to use, clean and so much fun! It's great to hear you highly recommend us and we really hope to welcome you...More

Reviewed July 25, 2019 via mobile

8 of us hired a boat from 1000-1700. Was £125, which I thought was great value. It was the most glorious weather which obviously helped but it is a fabulous day out. The boat is fuelled up, everyone gets a life jacket, a quick briefing...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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laurabatrichardsons, Marketing Assistant at Richardson's Day Boats, responded to this reviewResponded July 26, 2019

Hello Andrew, thanks for your 5* review. I was so pleased to read you felt our day launches were great value for money, and it's a bonus you got to enjoy the glorious weather! Thanks as well for your kind words on the team, and...More

Reviewed July 23, 2019

I would not recommend hiring a boat from this company we were a party of 33 made up of children and adults they charged for the under 5s the babies and deducted expenses for damages to which there was no damage The place in itself...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Shanice-A-Peck, Customer and Brand Champion at Richardson's Day Boats, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2019

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, following your day trip aboard our cruisers. I was very sorry to see your 1 star review, and saddened to read you felt the Team did not offer the customer service you had expected. Our...More

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Paul B
August 7, 2019|
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Response from laurabatrichardsons | Property representative |
Hello, We have boats for hire specifically for fishing. You do need to ensure you have the correct rod licence and that you are fishing in the open season. Kind regards, Laura Bush Marketing Assistant Richardsons Leisure... More
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nicholas l
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Response from laurabatrichardsons | Property representative |
Hi Nicholas, We are pet friendly! Please ensure you let the team know when booking your day boat and please be aware there may be a charge for this. Kind regards, Laura
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