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The Broads

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Norwich, England
+44 1603 610734
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You cannot come to Norfolk without visiting the Broads. Birds and ither wildlife are abundant. If... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Tim N
Monett, Missouri
via mobile
Jb boat hire horning Norfolk

very polite and helpful young man who dealt with us made everything easy to understand .had a... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Kevin B
Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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This is an awe-inspiring region of interconnected waterways and lakes, which offers a wide variety of outdoor activities including boating, river cruises and an abundance of wildlife and scenery.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Norwich, England
+44 1603 610734
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

You cannot come to Norfolk without visiting the Broads. Birds and ither wildlife are abundant. If you are a birdwatcher. You must visit the Broads.

Thank Tim N
Reviewed 5 days ago

very polite and helpful young man who dealt with us made everything easy to understand .had a picnic boat for a full day and loved it ,on our return the young man was stood waiting to help us moor up which made it so much...More

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 6 days ago

Whether you hire a boat on the Broads or stay in the area it is all very worthwhile and there is so much of interest. Nature at its best. Lots of lovely Norfolk villages and easy to visit other places nearby.

Thank ajandrews2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The third time we've used Richardsons and wasn't disappointed either these guys do a great job of seeing you get the best out of you holiday. Little disappointing they shut there boatyard at acle as it was a great halfway point for water or free...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 1 week ago

There a few companies that do the cruises on the broads, if its a nice day it is lovely. We had a lovely day for it and a good boat with a good commentary for the hour and a half trip. We cruised up the...More

Thank Brian P
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've always gone to the Broads every year, usually during the summer, but this summer we didn't get around to doing it so we decided to go today. Obviously the weather wasn't up to scratch, however it was sunny for the most part which still...More

Thank Ellie1309
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a almost two hour trip of the broads which was very informative well worth the money. There was seating upstairs but we sat insider. You Dan take the dogs with you and food and drinks available only snacks.

Thank gaildxn
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My hubby and I hired a boat today. We had a lovely sunny morning then the weather was unkind as the afternoon was just rain, rain, rain. But it did not dampen our day. We had the Lady B boat, toilet on board, with hand...More

Thank Sharron F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent a wonderful peaceful two hours on a cruise with an excellent commentary by the skipper. The wildlife was abundant and I would certainly go back again to view more

Thank Sybil W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've been on the Broads many times, with & without our kids & greatly enjoyed it. However we've returned today (should've been tomorrow) from a disappointing weekend. You're told not to run the engines between 20.00-08.00, however the HEATERS DON'T WORK IF ENGINE NOT RUNNING....More

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September 14, 2017|
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Response from samroz3 | Reviewed this property |
I would say it would be a bit too cold but still do able. I found that there were more mosquitoes around in the winter months than in the summer. Potter Heigham is the perfect place to start but you need a boat that has... More
June 3, 2017|
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Response from rachelroy1 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there , You will have the best time . We recommend hitting Horning there is a lovely pub there right where you moor up . Ranworth Broads The Maltsters pub which is fantastic and Frome which also has a newly renovated pub... More
May 12, 2017|
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Response from Kevin M | Reviewed this property |
Don't make the trip about getting from one destination to the other. sit back, relax and enjoy the journey at a slow steady pace. take the time to enjoy the stunning scenery and awesome wildlife. take a bottle wine and... More