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Wyedean Canoe Day Trips And Activity Centre

Symonds Yat, Ross-on-Wye HR9 6JL, England
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Fantastic!

Friendly staff, clear instructions. We had a really fantastic, peaceful paddle. We would definitely... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Katie2272
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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
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Symonds yat

Excellent time canoeing and friendly staff... a good day out with the bonus of a pint at the next... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Stephen Y
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A Family Run Centre, Providing the most Professional and Qualified Canoe Hire and Adventure Activities in the area.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible10%
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“the river” (84 reviews)
“safety briefing” (19 reviews)
“kerne bridge” (17 reviews)
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Symonds Yat, Ross-on-Wye HR9 6JL, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Friendly staff, clear instructions. We had a really fantastic, peaceful paddle. We would definitely return. 😃

Thank Katie2272
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent time canoeing and friendly staff... a good day out with the bonus of a pint at the next door pub at the end of the canoeing too.

Thank Stephen Y
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I brief - excellent. Very well organised and we were well informed although maybe too well as I was sure we were going to capsize by the time we left to get on the bus with all the examples that were given at the briefing....More

Thank Wendy H
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked for a half day canoe hire, from Kerne Bridge to Symonds Yat East, a paddle of approximately 9 miles. The information provided in advance was clear, and we arrived slightly early for the required start time. It was moderately busy and the booking...More

Thank Subakwa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent a week in the Forest Holiday's cabins at Symond's Yat and had 3 bookings with Wyedean: in future I would be inclined to book them direct rather than via the Forest Holiday's website. Had a good half day rock climbing, this requires quite a...More

Thank Dr_Wildboar
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centremanager2000, Manager at Wyedean Canoe Day Trips And Activity Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are delighted to read your review. We love that you have enjoyed yourselves with us. We do take the safety of our customers very seriously for good reasons, We are grateful that you acknowledge and appreciate this. We Hope to see you again in...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous little trip down the river. Just caught a cracking window of weather. For a half day trip pooling along. Shoulder ache in the last 1/2 I'm, but that's not the hire sites issue! Short but adequate instruction, and off we go up to the...More

Thank abbey4eddie
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having just returned from a 2 day canoe trip with my 2 daughters (aged 5 and 9) and accompanied by a friend and his daughter (9) I feel compelled to right a review. The trip was organised and booked in February and the plan was...More

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Reviewed October 30, 2017

Had a brilliant half day canoeing experience with this company. Have read a number of reviews regarding staff and attitudes. Let me start by saying, I came to this company having been less than impressed with a competitor business and its inability to communicate effectively....More

Thank richard870
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Reviewed October 26, 2017

Very nice place, we did climbing, caving and canoeing... all went very well and the kids loved it. I would like to mention Dan our guide through the climbing and caving, very nice, knowledgable and funny. Nice restaurants close by so we had a couple...More

Thank Hossam A
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Reviewed September 5, 2017

It started badly on the first phone call Payment - it's 2017 and they expected me to divulge my credit card details over the phone to pay for a booking. This of course seriously compromises my card security. Convenient for them but alarmingly inconvenient for...More

Thank CimmyP
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WyedeanCanoe, Owner at Wyedean Canoe Day Trips And Activity Centre, responded to this reviewResponded September 14, 2017

We thank our valued client for taking the time to post this macabre review. We must however, admit and agree that our client is correct in the fact that it did start badly on the first phone call. 2017?? Yes correct is it! Over phone...More

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purplesmiler82
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Response from centremanager2000 | Property representative |
Hi, Our site is accessible to vehicles smaller than 6m in length. However when it is busy on weekends then It would not be wise to bring a large vehicle down the narrow roads. Any further questions please call us on 01600... More
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