Rowing Boats

Rowboat Rental

Rowboats in Cambridge

As Kenneth Grahame, the Wind in the Willows author, wrote: 

“There's nothing – absolutely nothing – half so much worth doing as messing about in boats.”

Rowing was a traditional activity on the Cam and pre-dates punting as a pleasure boating experience.

Despite offering this service for 111 years we're sad to announce that the rowboat popularity has declined. As of August 2014 Scudamore's have ceased to offer rowing boat rentals. 

View our rowboat film tribute here - We remember them fondly. 

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Daily Punt Hire

Daily Punt Hire

Save money as you explore the route out to Grantchester with our daily punt hire.

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Take a look to see if you can use our concessions rates. 

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Dog Days Out

Dog Days Out

Punting with your dogs - enjoy some free time together on the river!

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Wednesday 16th October - due to a fallen tree, the route towards Grantchester is closed until it is cleaned by responsible authorities.

Our College Backs Self-Hires and Chauffeured Tours are running as NORMAL. If you have any queries please contact us on 01223 359 750 or

Email or Call Us: 01223 359750

Today’s opening times: 09:00 – 18:00, last tour departs 17:00