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Pismo Beach Surf Shop

470 Price St, Pismo Beach, CA 93449-2599
+1 805-773-2089
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Outstanding kayak tour

Absolutely cannot say enough good things about Bill and the gang at Pismo beach sure shop. We... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
JanaBurnette
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Newport, Michigan
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Surfing

This place is great! They have an incredible staff who are very friendly and helpful! Their boards... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Kayak Tours of Pismo Beach, Shell Beach, Avila Beach and Morro Bay along with Surf Lessons and Rentals since 1962. Pismo Beach Surf Shop began in 1962 and has a great old surfing history. We are all about the Ocean from kayaking, Surfing, Sucba Diving and SUP surfing.We specialize in surfboards, Kayak Tours of the Central Coast and SUP and Surfing Lessons. Our kayak Tours of the Caves in Pismo are an exciting adventure for all ages. We get excited about Kayaking Pismo beach and Shell Beach with our customers.
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470 Price St, Pismo Beach, CA 93449-2599
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+1 805-773-2089
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"sea life"
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"an absolute blast"
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"a great tour guide"
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"wet suits"
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"took pictures"
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"sea kayaking"
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"rose quartz"
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"super cool"
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"life jackets"
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"these guys"
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"saw seals"
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"harbor seals"
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"whole family"
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Absolutely cannot say enough good things about Bill and the gang at Pismo beach sure shop. We scheduled self guided kayaks, but Bill suggested a tour when the weather changed. Amazing choice. His guidance on the tour was fabulous and lead us to awesome sea...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is great! They have an incredible staff who are very friendly and helpful! Their boards were great to surf with. I wish I had taken surf lessons from them. I will definitely be back! Highly recommended.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The kayak tour was absolutely fantastic. You get to go down into the dinosaur caves and kayak with the wild life. There is everything from seals to dolphins. Bill is absolutely fantastic and really cares about his clients. You learn a lot about the history...More

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Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

We had our first surfing lessons this morning. It was incredible! Henry was our instructor and he was great-so encouraging and helpful and he got us successfully standing up on our boards! We haven’t stopped smiling yet!

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Reviewed 6 June 2018

Pismo Beach Surf Shop was our pick for the Kayak Cave tour. When I called the shop to get information about the tour I was given all the answers to my questions and more. We set out early in the morning and beat the other...More

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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

The kayak tour lived up to all expectations and more. Bill was extremely accommodating and knowledgeable of the area. As well as exploring the caves in kayaks, we saw seals, otters, dolphins and many birds. This is must do “thing to do” at Pismo Beach

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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

This morning we took our oldest 2 children out kayaking with Bill. We showed up to the shop which is super cool. Tons of fun things to look at. We got our wetsuits and booties, signed papers and headed to Shell Beach. After some brief...More

Thank katerlonghall
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

I was leaving California and was taking a long road trip back to Kentucky, when I remembered the kayak tours along the Shell Beach Caves, along Pismo Beach. My dad came to help moving, and I wanted to mix some fun in with the work,...More

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Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

Have been visiting Pismo Beach in our RV for over 5 years. Decided to check out this eclectic looking craziness. Wow! This is a must visit place now whenever we are in the area! Just visiting with the cats, Gidget and Moondog (?), will make...More

Thank robynnmark
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Reviewed 20 October 2017

We wanted a good quality boogie board and chose Pismo Beach Surf Shop because it was a few blocks away from the absolute tourist center, hoping for better quality equipment, pricing and advice. While there, Bill mentioned his Shell beach kayak tour. We also saw...More

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