Terms and Conditions

Hire Charges:

Are subject to change without notice. Current pricing should be confirmed at time of booking, and once a deposit is paid, the price will be held firm.

Multiple Hirings:

A deposit is required for each boat and river cottage booked.


At least one person per group must be over the age of 18 years.


The Deposit is not refundable. If 30 days cancellation notice is given, and if the boat or river cottage is able to be rehired, the deposit will be held as a credit for a future booking. AirBnB have their own policy for cancellation.


All boats are fully insured under a Marine Policy And Airbnb bookings are under the AirBnB policy.The limit of the Hirer's liability (provided the terms of the Hire Contract are kept) is the Security Bond.

Hire Time:

Weekend hires from 10:00am Fri and end 3:00pm Sunday. Weekly hires are Monday to Thursday. Out of package hires may be negotiated at the owners discretion.

Firearms & Pets:

Are not permitted on board or in the river cottages.

The Letting:

The letting is made on the understanding that the boat and river cottage is placed at the disposal of the hirer on the date booked unless the management is prevented from doing so by mechanical breakdown or unforeseen circumstances such as catastrophic weather conditions. In this case all monies paid will be refunded in full if another suitable boat is not agreed to. However, the hirer shall have no claim on any account, against the management.


The applicable deposit is required to confirm your booking. A Security Bond is required on departure. Bond is refundable within 5 days of the completion of the hire unless there is damage to the boat or equipment, or extra cleaning is deemed necessary. Service Fuel Charge to be paid on return of boat.

Once bookings are confirmed, deposits are not refundable. Be absolutely sure of your date and booking times before paying your deposit.

Whilst you are using our asset:

There will be a nominated captain/house manager from your group of hirers. This person must have their given mobile on at all times as they company may contact this person in an emergency such as catastrophic weather conditions predicted. In such a situation, the company has the right to delay departure of hirers due to safety concerns. This person is also responsiible for maintaining all rules and regulations relating to the hirer of the boat or river cottage.