- Railway and Transport Attractions
- Sailing and Kayaking
Suitable for ages: Young Children (4-8), Older Children (9-12) and Teenagers (13-18)
Venue type: Outdoor
Falmouth Boat Hire provides cabin boats for families wishing to explore the River Fal. Just some of the things you can do when hiring a boat in Falmouth, Cornwall
View shipping of all nationalities in one of the largest and most picturesque harbours in the world.Land at Smugglers Cottage for a meal or light refreshment.
Explore the natural creeks and see the wildlife (from Falmouth to Truro is renowned for its resident herons).
See the laid-up shipping (20,000 tonners) and the famous embarkation zones used for the American forces in the D-Day landings. Stop and see Pendennis and St Mawes Castles, Trelissick House and Gardens, and not forgetting the famous Pandora Inn a great place to stop for drinks and food just one of many things you can do in Falmouth.
There are several landing pontoons including Mylor, St Mawes where you can tie-up for lunch, cream tea or just a pint! Alternatively take your own picnic and use the visitors pontoons situated in some of the prettiest areas of the river.
Wow, wildlife? You bet, the river is full of interesting birds and wildlife. Safe and easy? Yes of course, no experience needed at all, full instruction given, and it's simple, safe family fun!
Kids with ants in their pants? We know them! That's why we provide buoyancy aids for all children, not that anyone, ever, has fallen in, but they do add to the adventure.
- Restaurant Onsite
- Onsite Shop
- Snacks Available
- Parking Available On-site
- Parking Available Nearby
Getting There and Contact Information
Custom House Quay, Falmouth, Cornwall, TR11 3JT, England
Click here to visit Falmouth Boat Hire's website
07951 610 247
Standard Opening Times and Pricing
Open 7 days a week from 9.30 AM until 6.30 PM
6 Person Boat available for half a day for only £95
Restaurants and Pubs available on the river.