We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Bay Beach Hire

Features Animals
Opposite Kings Road on the Beach | Marsden Road, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
+64 21 402 798
Website
Share
Save
Review Highlights
Thanks Dan from Minnesota!

Dan’s Beach Bay Hire was a totally awesome experience! He both wanted to make sure we had a great... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
HBSRJ
via mobile
Great fun

We decided to hire some paddle boards for a morning. Great quality equipment, nice beginner... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2018
kyladave
,
Dunedin, New Zealand
via mobile
Read all 77 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Our kayak shed is very easy to find , we are located opposite Kings road on the beach , only a few minutes walk from town centre . We are Paihia's FAVOURITE kayak rental and tour company , family owned for over 20 years offering not only KAYAKS but also BIKE hire , FISHING TACKLE hire , SMALL BOATS and CATAMARANS hire and specialise in MULTI DAY HIRAGE . Come and check us out when you are visiting Paihia in the beautiful BAY of ISLANDS .
  • Excellent97%
  • Very good3%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“double kayak” (9 reviews)
“dry bags” (3 reviews)
Closed Now
Hours
Hours Today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
LOCATION
Opposite Kings Road on the Beach | Marsden Road, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
CONTACT
Website
+64 21 402 798
Write a ReviewReviews (77)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"double kayak"
in 9 reviews
"paddle boarding"
in 8 reviews
"dry bags"
in 3 reviews
"kayaking trip"
in 3 reviews
"mountain bikes"
in 4 reviews
"rent a kayak"
in 2 reviews
"few hours"
in 4 reviews
"local knowledge"
in 2 reviews
"a lot of fun"
in 2 reviews
"great fun"
in 3 reviews
"these guys"
in 2 reviews
"dan"
in 52 reviews
"equipment"
in 9 reviews
"safety"
in 6 reviews
"bay"
in 18 reviews
"tide"
in 3 reviews
"catamaran"
in 4 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 74 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dan’s Beach Bay Hire was a totally awesome experience! He both wanted to make sure we had a great time and focused on our safety with regard the ever changing weather (wind/rain) conditions during our winter visit and half day kayaking trip to the Bay...More

Thank HBSRJ
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

We decided to hire some paddle boards for a morning. Great quality equipment, nice beginner instruction, they even to photos for us, lots of fun which I would recommend

Thank kyladave
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
A TripAdvisor Member
8
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Not surprised by all the great reviews you have. Kayaking was a highlight of our holiday. It was a easy process to hire the kayaks out with no booking needed. Dan gave us some tips of where to go and even sent us in the...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 14 April 2018

Would highly recommend, our first day in the BOI we went paddle boarding staff very helpful and we were even able to swap for kayaks before our hour was up. Two days later the two boys hired bikes for two hours but returned early so...More

Thank Karen S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

These guys are fantastic. Some friends and I wanted to Supp and the guy offered us some impromptu teaching, lots of encouragement and great starter equipment to get us going. The Paihia beach is a perfect place for it, calm waters and fun places to...More

Thank Hattie M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Tried SUP for the first time. Dan was very helpful and allowed me to try out all three level boards. Totally recommend this place!!!

Thank NevaBug
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 23 February 2018

Rented bike one day, kayak another. Folks working here are friendly, helpful, and considerate. Enjoy!

Thank David M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 30 January 2018

Awesome service from Dan at Bay Beach Hire from start to finish! Fantastic two weeks exploring bay of islands, the Cavellis and Stevenson Island! A magical time with excellent kit, insightful local knowledge and bundles of enthusiasm!

Thank pollykenyon
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 25 January 2018

My wife and I did this kayak tour with Dan the manager, another couple and a mother and daughter. Dan is firstly very safety conscious and also very enthusiastic, informative and made this activity a very enjoyable and memorable experience.

Thank Jonathan L
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Went out on the paddle boards today great fun the guys in the shack are friendly and helpful. The gear is in good condition and follow good safety rules.

Thank Ric W
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 42 hotels in Paihia
Edgewater Palms Apartments
247 reviews
.06 km away
Anchorage Motel
506 reviews
.12 km away
Paihia Star Motel
17 reviews
.15 km away
Alfa Boutique Motel
34 reviews
.17 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Letz Cafe
134 reviews
.53 km away
El Cafe
413 reviews
.06 km away
Legends Restaurant
326 reviews
.55 km away
Charlotte’s Kitchen
820 reviews
.51 km away
Nearby Attractions
Paihia Harbour
1,047 reviews
.43 km away
Bay of Islands i-SITE Visitor Information Centre
227 reviews
.12 km away
St Paul's Anglican Church
11 reviews
.54 km away
Sea Shuttle Bay of Islands
142 reviews
.43 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
LSUinCO
9 May 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from BayBeachHire | Property representative |
Hi there, we are located on the beach in paihia, Bay of islands, Just wonder down to our kayak kiosk on the "Southern end" of paihia, across from kings road, you can also email me direct on baybeachhire at gmail... More
0
Votes
bargainbeven
17 August 2015|
Answer
Response from BayBeachHire | Property representative |
Hi there Beverly, Its Me, Dan, the kayak man! Feel free to get in touch with us regards to your questions Via our website, I'd love to hear from you and point you in the right direction Attn: Dan Kind regards, Dan
0
Votes