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Lee Valley Boat Centre

Old Nazeing Road, Broxbourne EN10 6LX, England
+44 1992 462085
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trip on river

had our daughter and grand daughter with us,and as it was a lovely hot day we decided on a boat... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
colin l
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Dover, United Kingdom
Electric boats - good fun

The Electric boats can be driven (under supervision) by all ages. Really good experience both times... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Gareth B
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Old Nazeing Road, Broxbourne EN10 6LX, England
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+44 1992 462085
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"mole"
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"steering wheel"
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"go slow"
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"great fun"
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"hour cruise"
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"long cruise"
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"spend an afternoon"
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"fish and chip lunch"
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"headed north"
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"nice pub"
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"duck food"
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"ducks and geese"
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"recommend this trip"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

had our daughter and grand daughter with us,and as it was a lovely hot day we decided on a boat trip, paid our £20 plus the same deposit and was shown onto our little electric boat, Hired for the hour . What a lovely trip...More

1  Thank colin l
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Electric boats can be driven (under supervision) by all ages. Really good experience both times we have been. Do check it is open, as I believe may shut for the winter. Can get crazy busy so turn-up early on a Sunny weekend!

Thank Gareth B
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good idea for a day trip / birthday with a difference, boats are short but wide so easy to manoeuvre- even if a novice. There are a few locks if you want to be adventurous and they are relatively easy to work. Staff are friendly....More

Thank Paul S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived for our two hour cruise and unfortunately were met by two ladies who were annoyed (with us!) as they apparently were only expecting 16 people and yet I had booked and paid for 20 people - at a cost of £420. I had...More

2  Thank Mac62Hertfordshire
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went on an evening cruise on the River Lee with a group of friends. Fish and Chips and a bar. Lovely evening and fine weather added to the occasion. Crew friendly and helpful. A very enjoyable experience. Ideal if you want to organise a group...More

Thank eonaLondon
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our group's second hiring of Mr Badger. The all-female crew (11 of us) had a lovely day. After a short briefing on the boat from LVBC staff we headed north, through 3 locks, then turned right into the Stort. There were a couple...More

Thank Enjaydoubleu
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Angela B, Owner at Lee Valley Boat Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks, please to hear you and Mr Badger had a lovely day out.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a 2.5hr cruise and fish and chip lunch on board. There were 41 of us altogether. We had an amazing day! The fish and chips were delicious and piping hot too! The cruise was beautiful, so relaxing. We would definitely recommend this trip,...More

Thank Annie C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are ever going to hire a boat, this is the place to do it! It was great to have a chance to boat along a canal. We only went out for half an hour because he weather was so hot but it did...More

Thank Donna G
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited with 4 children (aged 3-7) and had a lovely day. Went on one of the electric boats. Let the kids steer at times! Yes, that was us zig-zagging down the river! It was a fun day, and safe, the kids all wore life...More

Thank Kristina H
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took 9 vulnerable learners out for the day to Lea Valley boating. Excellent service from the lady who served us. Very patient and was kind enough to offer us a deal due to our larger number group. Our learners had a fantastic day and really...More

1  Thank sophiemaievans
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Marie B
13 July 2018|
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Response from Angela B | Property representative |
The only boats dogs are able to go on are our day boats. If you have further queries please contact us on 01992 462085.
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jaci32018
8 June 2018|
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Response from Angela B | Property representative |
Hi, there is a free car park opposite the boat centre.
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581abaron
23 May 2018|
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Response from Angela B | Property representative |
Hi unfortunately no we do not have any passenger boat cruises but check out our online timetable .
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