Hire

Our excellent hire fleet includes a range of over 100 good quality and well maintained kayaks, canoes, rowing boats, sailing dinghies, stand up paddle boards and windsurfers. Whatever your age or ability, you can be sure to find something to suit. Please note: we do advise that you reserve your craft during busier times of the year.

Derwent Water is a great lake to explore by boat, offering fantastic  views in every direction.

  • Why not take a picnic and explore one of the islands?
  • We offer tuition for all the activities and can arrange guided trips around the lake.
  • Hire is available from 9 am and all craft must be returned by 5 pm.

All prices below are per boat

All prices below are per boat
1 Hour 2 Hours 3 Hours (Discounted Rate)
Laser 16 £30 £58 £75
Laser 1 & Pico £20 £38 £50
Windsurfer £17 £32 £45
Canadian Canoe £14 £26 £32
Double Kayak £14 £26 £32
Row Boat £14 £26 £32
Kayak £9 £17 £22
Sit-on Kayak £9 £17 £22
Stand up paddle board £9 £17 £22

Prices include: Parking, toilets, changing rooms, wetsuits & spraytops (if required) and buoyancy aids. Hot showers are available for £1.

You must be over 16 or accompanied by an adult to hire a boat.  Photo identification or other security may be required.  Please take the time to read our conditions of hire, available at reception and in our Downloads section.