Self Drive Motor Boats


Available to rent from Tuckton Tea Gardens, Wick Ferry (outside the captains club hotel) and Christchurch Quay.

They are rented on an hourly basis as they are only allowed on the river and harbour, with exit to the sea strictly forbidden.

Each boat takes up to 8 passengers and these smaller boats give access to some areas which the ferries do not see.

Self drive motor boats

£30.00 for an hour

£20.00 for half an hour

Also available at Tuckton Tea Gardens are rowing boats

The Rowing boats

maximum of 4 people

£20.00 per hour.


"One of my favourite places to go and relax ... with a beautiful view out the caff window of the river and boats .... loads of other stuff to do down there in summer too"

-Tom Hannen