Fowey Boat Hire

There are simply masses to see on the river at Fowey with Fowey Boat Hire.

Unspoilt creeks and backwaters, Daphne du Maurier’s house, a busy working port, ancient blockhouses made to deter pirates, hundreds of boats of all varieties, abundant wildlife and marine life, castles and beaches to name a few.

You could even go fishing.

Or spend time in Polruan on the other side of the harbour, or visit Pont Pill – our boats give you access to over 25 miles of shoreline!

Our self-drive motorboats are the ideal way to enjoy one of the prettiest natural harbours in the UK.

All boats are stable with wheel steering and are licensed for up to 7 people tuition, fuel and safety gear are all provided in the price just come along to Fowey Town Quay (opposite the church) minimum hire 30 minutes.

CALL STEVE ON 07989991115.


Typical questions we get asked.

Q: Is it hard to drive?

A: Things could not be simpler, honestly it truly is very easy. We give you a full brief of how the boat operates, what to do and when to do it.  Within 5 minutes it will seem like you have been a sailor all your life!

Q: Do we need to buy petrol?

A: Nope, the hire price is inclusive of all boat fuel and taxes, no hidden costs.

Q: Do you provide buoyancy aids?

A: Yes we do for adults and children.

Q: Do I need a certificate to drive a boat?

A: Nope, nothing at all.

Q: How many people can go on the boat?

A: Each boat can carry up to 7 people (including babies, toddlers) – 5 is 5. We do have a 7 seater available also

Q: Can we take alcohol on board the boat?

A: Absolutely not. We reserve the right to search baggage and will store it for you whilst you are on your boat experience. If anyone of the groups turns up drunk or we detect alcohol on anyone we reserve the right to not return any fees paid, and cancel your booking. Thanks for understanding.

Q: What happens if we are late arriving?

A: Your boat will still be reserved, but only up until the original end time you had booked it for, so you will lose time.

CALL STEVE ON 07989991115.