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Address: 3915 Avila Beach Drive, Avila Beach, CA 93424 (Formerly SLO Coast Kayaks)
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+1 805-704-6902
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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WINNER 2016 VOTED BEST OF SLO COUNTY! KAYAK and PADDLEBOARD RENTALS,...

WINNER 2016 VOTED BEST OF SLO COUNTY! KAYAK and PADDLEBOARD RENTALS, LESSONS, and eco ADVENTURE TOURS in sunny Avila Beach. Explore the pristine waters, sea caves, and secret beaches of Avila, the hidden gem of San Luis Obispo County, with Avila Beach Paddlesports. Avila Beach has the best weather on the Central Coast, so don't forget your sunblock! Beginners are welcome and free instruction and safety information is always included with kayak and paddleboard rentals. The friendly SuperCrew at Avila Beach Paddlesports has the local knowledge and expertise to create the best experience for you and your family! Their staff and professional guides have decades of local water knowledge and the skills to teach you how to explore, be safe, become a better paddler, and have fun!

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Avila Beach Adventure Kayak Tour
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Blue Dolphin takes to the water!!

We had an AMAZING time!! The team was so accommodating and super encouraging!!! Loved seeing the wildlife and especially appreciated the pictures!!! While experience exceeded... read more

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Laguna Hills, California
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Laguna Hills, California
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an AMAZING time!! The team was so accommodating and super encouraging!!! Loved seeing the wildlife and especially appreciated the pictures!!! While experience exceeded far beyond any expectations!!!

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Sunnyvale, California
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved kayaking with Vince. He was great at teaching us the proper way to kayak and how to navigate better in ocean water. Highly enjoyed our tour with Vince. Can't wait to go again with my daughter!

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Arroyo Grande, California, United States
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took visiting and local family out on 5 tandem kayaks provided by Avila Beach Paddle Sports on a beautiful and calm Sunday morning for the early bird special. Most of the group had not kayaked before so Avila Paddle Sports provided simple easy to understand kayaking instructions. The crew was there to shove us off and to bring back in.... More 

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Reviewed 15 March 2017

I am so glad I hit upon this little local business in Avila Bay. What a great morning my (adult) kids and I had today, with a personal kayak tour of the bay area, as well as learning some kayak handling skills (weaving underneath the pier and maneuvering rocky areas). Up close sightings of playful sea otters and curmudgeonly sea... More 

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Pismo Beach, California
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Reviewed 1 February 2017

I've been to Avila beach paddlesports many times and have always had a great experience. Sometimes it's too windy so they won't send you out, but they're always so nice and accommodating and the owner has usually given me a card for an extra half hour for the next time I visit. Everyone is so friendly, fun, and relaxed. And... More 

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San Luis Obispo, California
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Reviewed 17 January 2017

It was SO fun kayaking, the team here made it easy and fun. We had an age range of 6-40, and everyone loved the experience and wants to go again

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portland
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Reviewed 28 December 2016

My son and I had a wonderful time on our kayak tour! It was supposed to be a 3-4 hour tour but, to our delight, it was almost 6 hours. We saw lots of wildlife and we were very entertained by our guide. Thanks so much for a fun day!

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Bakersfield, California
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Reviewed 24 December 2016

A mid December day trip to Avila Beach was a perfect time to visit. The weather was beautiful. Avila Beach Paddlesports was a great choice for our day kayaking as the trip was varied with sightseeing the sea life and geological formations and a mid tour hike to the light house. Vince was very knowledgeable of the history of the... More 

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Reviewed 15 December 2016

Had a great time paddling the bay with my 18-yr old son - around the pier, boats, and rocky outcroppings. It's a beautiful view from... everywhere. Our guide Ned was great. Well worth it!!

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Oklahoma City
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Reviewed 9 December 2016

Had a really great time out on the water! First time on a kayak and it was a blast! Our guide did a really good job of making sure everyone had a great time, even though there were some different ability levels in the group. Make sure to eat breakfast beforehand because you get a workout!

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