Motor Boat Hire

Self Drive
Motor Boat Hire

“Wonderful self drive motor boat hire on this beautiful river. Hire a motor boat set out and explore”!

We do not take bookings on our self drive motor boats, just turn up! We will always do our best to get you out on the water without delay. Very occasional we close  for bad weather or low tides… if in doubt please call ahead in order to avoid disappointment”.  

“We look forward to seeing you”.

(Max 5 People)

Half Hour – £30          One Hour – £40

Two Hours – £70

Wareham Boat Hire Ltd offer a 3.6m Rigi Flex dinghy, ideally suited for up to 5 people. 

A tillered 2.3hp Honda Engine is provided – with plenty of fuel for your journey.

This combination is tried and tested, the boats are sturdy and extremely stable. With some helpful advice and a little practice you will master this boat quickly and be all set to enjoy the River Frome and all it has to offer.

Hire a self drive motor boat and explore the river… bring a picnic and see the yachts, birds and wildlife that frequent this beautiful place. 

(We also offer a larger hire boat for those who wish to travel further! Fitted with a 10hp outboard this boat is console operated and also suitable for the disabled).

Motor Boat


Self Drive – Motor Boats


We will spend time talking you through your journey.


When you are happy simply head off and explore the river.



Our ‘wheelyboat’, suitable for all able and disable bodied people. Booking recommended and subject to availability.

Wareham Boat HIre Ltd is a RYA Training Centre for Powerboat Level 1 & Powerboat Level 2.


For more details call Matt on 077304 85558 or visit:

Golden Arrow Marine