All Day Kayak Hire

All Day Kayak Hire

Kayaking to Grantchester

Save money with our fantastic all day kayak offer. Explore the upper river and take a picnic to enjoy on the meadows. 

This activity is best done with a friend and is a great way to get fit. We provide life jackets to all customers and we can provide dry bags on request. 


Conditions of Hire

The minimum age for hiring a boat is 16 years old.
Personal buoyancy aids (life-vests for swimmers or life-jackets for non-swimmers) are included as part of the hire and must be worn.
Hire is subject to our boat hire Terms & Conditions.

Additional Information

Your online booking is valid for all day hire of a single kayak towards Grantchester. Your boat can be collected at our Granta Place Boatyard at anytime between 9:00 and 14:00 (between 9:00 and 12:00 at weekends) on the reserved day. Please note that before you head off, we take a security deposit of a credit card imprint. Kayaks must be returned by 21:00 or the day's closing time, whichever is earlier.

All day boat hire can be purchased in advance online or through our Bookings Team on 01223 359750. Boats can also be hired on a walk-up basis at our Boatyard.



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We're open: for private tours along the College Backs and self-hire rentals towards Grantchester.

More information on how to book can be found here:

Please email us at or call us on 01223 359 750 for any further information or help.

Email or Call Us: 01223 359750

Today’s opening times: 10:00 – 20:00, last tour departs 19:00