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Canoeing down the River Wye

Outdoor activities are easy from our River Wye properties. River Wye Lodge is by a canoe launch and Hollytree House  is just up the lane from Canoe the Wye who transport you from their canoe hire centre in Symonds Yat West, up river for the start of your canoe trip and you paddle back to us.

Canoeing trips down the Wye Valley based at Symonds Yat 

The canoeing season runs from March through to October. During this period most canoe hire companies are open 7 days a week 8.30am – 5pm.
For canoeing trips down the Wye Valley choose from a half-day canoe hire, right up to a 7 day canoeing and camping adventure.

The River Wye is ideal for families, individuals, corporate days and large groups who want to hire a canoe at affordable, simple to understand prices. How long you will want to hire a canoe for will depend on how far upstream from Symonds Yat you go.

Canoe the Wye together

Canoeing caters for beginners and enthusiasts alike whether it’s your first attempt and you take it slow, or your twenty-first attempt and you want to do a multi day trip down the river. it’s a fun way for your group to bond and create memories.

See a different side of the Wye Valley by hiring a canoe!

  • Holly Tree House

    Prices from £2,200.00

    Charming villa above Symonds Yat, sleeping 22 in 9 bedrooms overlooking River Wye. Two lounges, a large dining room and patio plus covered, outdoor Hot Tub and Games Room. Short walk to 3 pubs (with excellent food), river ferry, and flat riverside circular walk - super pet-friendly. Loads of activities inc canoes and paddle boards. verty safe and secure, no traffic. Ideal multi generation holiday cottage. Holly Tree House provides accommodation in an idyllic retreat from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

    • 9 bedrooms sleeping 12 - 22
    • 8 Bath and Shower/Loos
    • Covered Hot Tub
    • Pet Friendly
    • 3 Pub/Restaurants walkable
  • River Wye Lodge

    Prices from £3,300.00

    Converted Coaching Inn on the banks of the River Wye, with park and canoe launch - short walk to village shop, pub, Indian takeaway and fish and chip shop. Sleeps 26 in 12 bedrooms, 10 having glorious views of the River Wye. Accessibility ramp to the front door and the ground floor houses a wheelchair friendly twin room with an en-suite wet room. Huge dining room and lounge, 2 connected kitchens, playground outside. Games Room. Pet friendly.

    • 12 Bedrooms sleeping 26
    • Covered Hot Tub
    • Games Room
    • Dine 26 round one table
    • Twin disabled bedroom wet room en suite
  • Fairlea Grange

    Prices from £1,975.00

    This striking gothic townhouse in the heart of Abergavenny is full of character and inspired Alfred Hitchcock's classic movie The Lady Vanishes. It was the childhood home of Ethel Lina White who wrote the original novel. If you want your stay to evoke a dramatic atmosphere this is the holiday home for you! 9 bedrooms, sleeping up to 24 people with 2 lounges , 2 kitchens , games Room, Hot Tub, enclosed garden in walking distance of town centre and Station. Pet friendly.

    • 9 bedrooms, 7 ensuites
    • Pets Welcome
    • Games Room
    • Covered Hot Tub
    • Near Brecon Beacons