A PARENT/LEGAL GUARDIAN OF AT LEAST 18 YEARS OF AGE MUST BE PRESENT ON THE WATER AT ALL TIMES
WE DO REQUIRE AT LEAST ONE MEMBER OF YOUR PARTY TO HOLD A BCU 2 STAR AWARD OR HIGHER. PROOF OF THIS AWARD WILL BE REQUIRED TO VIEW ON THE DAY OF HIRE.However if you have lots of relevant quality experience and no awards, a chat to one of our friendly staff will soon see you out on the water! (Please phone before booking if this is the case).
INCLUDES £5 DISCOUNT PER CRAFT WHEN BOOKING ONLINE.
PLEASE INCLUDE A CONTACT TELEPHONE NUMBER WITH YOUR BOOKING.
Hire any closed cockpit recreational, sea, touring kayak or surf ski from our Bowness store on the shore of Lake Windermere.
- 09:00 - 11:00
- 12:00 - 14:00
- 15:00 - 17:00
Please arrive 15mins before your session time to allow time to sort the paperwork and get kitted up for the water.
Recommendations of What to Bring:
We require everybody to be wearing a T-shirt under their Buoyancy Aid. Please bring along any clothing and footwear you do not mind getting wet. We do not allow any denim or suede to be worn out on the water. It is recommended you bring a full change of clothing (just in case you got for a dip!) If the weather is looking cooler extra fleeces and waterproofs are advisable, bring suncream, hat and a bottle of water (no single plastics please!) if the weather is looking warm.
We have changing facilities on site, but toilet facilities should be used at Ferry Nab carpark, about 200m up the road from our store.
There is no parking on site so customers must use Ferry Nab Carpark.
Boats are launched from our store at Ferry Nab, Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 3JH.
Follow signs fro the Hawkshead Car Ferry, we are on the same road as this.
We will hold all boats for up to 1 hour after your chosen reservation time, if you do not show within this period, we reserve the right to cancel your booking unless you have contacted the shop to inform of late arrival.
Please check our Hire FAQs and Terms and Conditions before booking
You can cancel your activity but need to do this at least 48 hours before the booked start time by calling us on 015394 44451. You will be fully refunded.
Windermere Canoe Kayak might need to cancel your booking. If this happens, we’ll refund you in full. We will do our best to offer alternative dates or times at reduced rates.
PROOF OF BOOKING/RESERVATION OR PERSONAL IDENTIFICATION WILL BE REQUIRED
These are booked from our Boathouse in Bowness, LA23 3JH