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Monmouth Canoe and Activity Centre

Castle Yard, Monmouth NP25 3DP, Wales
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Great Trip Down The River

Well looked after by everybody at Monmouth Centre. We all enjoyed are paddle down the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
srobbins123
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Bristol, United Kingdom
G Dyer

Sue was a pleasure to deal with when booking a canoeing trip last minute and out of season. Our... read more

Reviewed February 11, 2018
George D
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  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“the pub” (11 reviews)
“great fun” (13 reviews)
“the river” (38 reviews)
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Castle Yard, Monmouth NP25 3DP, Wales
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Well looked after by everybody at Monmouth Centre. We all enjoyed are paddle down the river. Highly recommend.

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Reviewed February 11, 2018 via mobile

Sue was a pleasure to deal with when booking a canoeing trip last minute and out of season. Our river guide, Graham, made us felt well looked after but also left us to have fun on the day. Their years of experience showed through woth...More

Thank George D
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Reviewed October 2, 2017

We visited here last weekend and hired Canoes for a few hours for a great trip down the river. Good introduction, informative without being patronising. Loved how you were left to your own devices, paddled down to a lovely pub, had some great lunch then...More

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Reviewed October 1, 2017 via mobile

The owners here are really friendly and helpful. We arrived a bit late but it wasn't a problem, they made another bus run especially for us. The guy who took us was a lovely chap who told us he has raced against Steve Redgrave!! We...More

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Reviewed September 30, 2017

Excellent day on the Wye with our very good coach, Nigel. I learned all I needed to pass level 1 and more. Nigel was very knowledgable about the area, making it a very interesting trip. I can't wait to get back to Symonds Yat to...More

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Reviewed September 17, 2017 via mobile

Great trip started with a phone call sorted out our needs Arrived at centre and couldn't have been more helpful kitted out the kids with life jackets and helmets then the adults! Great briefing and off we went, we went from huntsham bridge to Monmouth...More

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Reviewed August 19, 2017

Anniversary treat with family hiring two Canadian canoes, which were rafted together as our son had a broken arm and had limited paddling ability! Found staff very accommodating and helpful and just the right amount of time of the water for us that day...with great...More

Thank debbieingledew
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Reviewed August 9, 2017

Great fun on the River, we had 4 canoes filled with family as we celebrated my sons birthday. The canoe comes with water proof barrels to put your gear into The scenery is beautiful and we only lost one person from their canoe as we...More

Thank Jayne L
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Reviewed July 30, 2017

We were a group of 18 people and 3 dogs who hired kayaks for a half day trip from Huntsham Bridge to Monmouth. We had a lovely time, stopped off at the pub for lunch then continued down the river, stopping again for a swim....More

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Reviewed July 25, 2017 via mobile

We booked a one day kayak introductory and skills day followed by a 3 day canoe trip from Hereford to Monmouth. Rhys was our instructor for the kayaking and he was the perfect mix of friendly and helpful whilst being in control. After the kayaking,...More

Thank Larryxx
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