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Pacifica Paddle Sports

789 Saunders Lane, Central Saanich, British Columbia V8M 1C5, Canada
+1 250-665-7411
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Kayak Tour of Gulf Islands
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Brentwood Bay Guided Kayak Tours
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Brentwood Bay Kayak Tour and Restaurant Lunch
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We offer 2 & 3 Hour Guided Tours, Rentals and Lessons for kayaks, stand-up paddle boards and canoes in beautiful Brentwood Bay, British Columbia. We are open year-round and can accommodate beginner, intermediate and advanced paddlers. Brentwood Bay and adjoining Tod Inlet offer an abundance of marine life, natural beauty and picturesque sunsets!
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 21:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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789 Saunders Lane, Central Saanich, British Columbia V8M 1C5, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

We went kayaking in Canoe Cove. E-J helped us get coordinated for our kayaking trip -- she was so helpful and friendly, and got us up and running in no time. This was no small feat as we were kayaking with my 80 year-old grandmother!...More

Thank tatiana101112
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were lucky n that we were the only ones scheduled for our time slot. Being inexperienced in kayaking, we opted for a tandem kayak. Our guide, Rachael, was very knowledgeable of the wildlife and gave us hands on - and I mean hands on...More

Thank CWH75247
Chris J, Manager at Pacifica Paddle Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for sharing your feedback and for the detailed review! We will certainly pass your positive comments along to Rachel. As you noted, calm days are great for getting a glimpse of all our underwater friends here in Brentwood Bay! Best Regards,

Reviewed 16 May 2017

My husband and I had a wonderful time. The staff went above and beyond - even lending me a jacket when I'd left mine back home. Oops. Our guide was fun and introduced us to the sea stars and jellyfish. The pace was relaxed and...More

Thank Stesha M
Chris J, General Manager at Pacifica Paddle Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2017

Thanks so much for your comments Stesha! Rachel really enjoyed her time with you on the water and we appreciate your feedback about the pace and relaxed vibe - we love that too!

Reviewed 12 May 2017

We wanted to get away from the cruise ship shore excursions and this day trip was perfect. We spent the morning kayaking and the afternoon at Butchart Gardens. The company responded very quickly to our questions and we knew exactly what to expect. Chris picked...More

Thank Jane S
Chris J, General Manager at Pacifica Paddle Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2017

Thanks so much Jane! We really enjoyed your visit with us, and appreciate you taking the time to tell others about the experience! We'd love to have you back again in the future! All the best!

Reviewed 26 April 2017

Pacifica Paddle took us out to scatter a family member's ashes. This involved 12 people in 6 double kayaks, most with little kayaking experience, and another person in a zodiak. Chris and colleagues were very well organized in suiting up and launching everyone in a...More

Thank RanD77
Chris J, General Manager at Pacifica Paddle Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2017

It was an absolute pleasure to be able to assist your family with the memorial paddle - you had some very quick learners in the group! Thank you so much for taking the time to share about your experience! Hope to see some (or all)...More

Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Have booked several outings. Excellent service. Very helpful and informative. Highly recommend this business. Dry launch and docking is a treat. Great location. Sight seeing in Tod Inlet is fantastic. Book your trip here!

Thank David M
Chris J, General Manager at Pacifica Paddle Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 13 January 2017

Hello David, Thanks for visiting again! We're glad you enjoyed your time with us and hope to see you back for another paddle in the future.

Reviewed 9 September 2016

We were on the fence between wanting to just rent kayaks or book an SUP lesson and decided... why not just try something new..... We are SO GLAD we did! Our lesson with E-J was awesome! The Bay was beautiful! Her guidance and teaching was...More

Thank Sara S
Chris J, General Manager at Pacifica Paddle Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2016

Thank you so much for the review Sara! EJ loves to teach and her passion for paddling is infectious. We're so glad you enjoyed the experience and hope to see you again in the future! We have passed your comments on to our entire team....More

Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

We rented kayaks for two hours this afternoon. What a picturesque experience! I'd go back. My one issue is that there was no conversation about how to paddle or safety review. While we did have life vests with whistles, there was not discussion. That said,...More

Thank ProfAragon
Chris J, General Manager at Pacifica Paddle Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2016

Thank you so much for your feedback. We're happy to hear that you enjoyed your time with us and that you would return again. We take customer feedback very seriously and will continue to work with our staff to ensure that every customer feels fully...More

Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Today my wife and I were looking for a location to put our kayaks in. We came across Pacifica Paddle Sports new location in Canoe Cove and were greeted by"Neil". The service was excellent and Neil provided us with invaluable information about where we could...More

Thank 121dwn
Chris J, General Manager at Pacifica Paddle Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2016

Thank you for visiting our Canoe Cove location. We're happy to hear that you had a great experience with Neil, and have already passed along your positive comments about the service that he provided. We hope to see you again!

Reviewed 10 August 2016

Pacific Paddle Sports was the latest adventure chosen by our employees as a company team building experience. Our initial contact was with Chris, who was extremely helpful in explaining the different options available, suggesting our group come dressed in layers to prepare for any weather,...More

Thank Kevin W
Chris J, General Manager at Pacifica Paddle Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2016

Thanks so much for your visit! Our team really enjoyed having you out for a paddle!

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DeceWK
I've heard you can access Butchart Gardens from the water, could one combine kayak rentals and paddling with a trip to Butchart Gardens? We will have no car when in Victoria so this would kill two birds with one stone.
16 June 2017|
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Response from Chris J | Property representative |
Hi Katy, Unfortunately, at this time there is no direct kayak access to Butchart Gardens for our customers, as their dock is very busy and has restricted access. We are working with their management to try and come to an... More
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