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Bay Beach Hire

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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...more
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Opposite Kings Road on the Beach | Marsden Road, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
+64 21 189 4204
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went for kayaking with friends, Dan had been extremely helpful in giving us all the information that we needed, went out of his way to make sure our team had a wonderful time kayaking. Highly recommended if your in the bay area.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank AshishA733
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What awesome half day out on kayaks. Dan was friendky and helpful. We were big group but he sorted us out.. great deal .. made sure we were safe and gave us locals knowledge of where to go.. awesome.. thanks Dan 😀😀😀 recommend to all

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Paradise17023026613
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great service and prices, great day ! Thanks guys! Best day on the water that I've had! Wow what views and peace!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank peach12345zz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dan gave me some great tips on paddle boarding techniques before I set off. Two hours was plenty of time for me to circle the small islands nearby as well as sitting back and relaxing on the board. A lovely relaxing time!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank chllc
Reviewed 4 October 2018

What better place to go kayaking than The Bay Of Islands, it’s so god damn picturesque and what better view to have of it than that from a kayak in the middle of bay 🚣🏻‍♂️ All around are islands, rocks, blue skies and even dolphins...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank elleclipse
Reviewed 19 August 2018

At very short notice Dan very helpfully organised for 4 of us to cycle the Twin Coast Cycle trail between Opua and Kaikohe. What a man of service, enthusiasm and energy! Bikes sorted for us, transported us to Opua to the start of the ride,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Dershapo
Reviewed 18 August 2018

I had the opportunity to spend a couple of days in the Bay of Islands and wanted to sea kayak. All the other outfitters only had sit-on-top kayaks and would not a allow a solo kayaker like myself to go out alone. I shared my...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank riosalsero
Reviewed 26 June 2018 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

Date of experience: June 2018
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

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank kyladave
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

Date of experience: May 2018
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9 May 2018|
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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
17 August 2015|
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