Hire a rowing or motor boat and explore Derwentwater and its islands under your own steam.
Boat hire is now open. Payment by card only, please go directly to the rowing boat or motor boat attendant to book and pay. You don’t need to pre-book.
Sail around the islands and discover little inlets and beaches as you explore Derwentwater under your own steam by hiring a rowing boat or self drive cabin cruiser motor boat. Hire a family size boat for up to two hours. Large boats to cater for up to 8 adults can be provided.
No boating experience is necessary as we provide full safety instruction and life jackets for everyone on board.
No pre-booking required, just turn up at our booking office by the lake (SatNav CA12 5DJ).
You can take dogs on the hire boats if you like.
Pricing (price per boat)
|Boat Type||1/2 hr||1 hr|
|4 Seater Motor|
|8 Seater Motor|