About Us

Established over 60 years ago, Wareham Boat Hire Ltd operates from Abbots Quay in the heart of the bustling market town of Wareham, Dorset.

Come and enjoy the River Frome which runs through the center of town past ancient priories and wharfs before running into Poole Harbour. See the yachts and enjoy spotting the local birds and wildlife that frequent this beautiful place.

Traditionally offering Rowing Boats for those wishing to experience this beautiful river, we are now able to offer a complete range of activities from Motor Boats to Kayaks and Canoes, Paddle Boarding or Rowing.

Wareham Boat Hire Ltd

Under care of Matthew & Julie Jones

If you have any questions, or if we can help in any way, please contact us.

'Wind in the Willows'

“There is nothing – absolutely nothing – half so much worth doing as simply messing about in boats”.
Wind in the Willows, Kenneth Grahame.

Visit Us

Come and enjoy the River Frome from Wareham. See the yachts, birds and wildlife that frequent this beautiful place.
Whatever your choice you will be delighted with the peace and tranquility of this charming river.

Established in 1950

We are a RYA Training Centre offering internationally recognised Power Boat Courses for able and disabled customers.
We offer nationally recognised Canoe England Training Courses for kayaking, canoeing and paddle boarding.
Trips and Tours, Coaching and Courses, we offer boats for all users, ages and abilities...visit us and give it a try.
We look forward to seeing you...
PS - Dogs Welcome !

White Dog Master

Why Choose Us

Established over 60 years ago, Wareham Boat Hire Ltd operates from Abbots Quay in the heart of the bustling market town of Wareham, Dorset.

Motor Boats

Max 5 People.

Kayaks & Canoes

Singles, Doubles and Three Person Canoes.

Paddle Boards

Red Paddle SUP's

Rowing Boats

Max 4 People.