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A Crystal River Kayak Company

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Fantastic Crew

First visit to Three Sisters Springs by way of this company. Steve and John were amazing and very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Gail D
Fun!

Very friendly and knowledgeable staff. Easy access to Three Sisters Springs. Only stayed 2 hours so... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Malinda R
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We are the friendliest kayak store around. Crystal River Kayak is the place for kayak tours, manatee swim tours, and snorkeling with the Manatees. We have Kayak Tours, kayak rentals, Stand Up Paddle Board and canoe rentals. Our own kayak launch site...more
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Hours Today: 8:00 am - 3:30 pm
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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1422 Bld B US Hwy 19, Crystal River, FL 34429
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+1 352-795-2255
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Reviewed 1 week ago

First visit to Three Sisters Springs by way of this company. Steve and John were amazing and very helpful. Traveling with a family of 4, one teen and one 10 year old. Steve upgraded one of our kayaks to a triple to accommodate my hubby...More

Thank Gail D
LadyWren01, Owner at A Crystal River Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're so glad that you enjoyed your experience! Thank you for the review. It is great that the wild manatees were nearby and you got pics!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very friendly and knowledgeable staff. Easy access to Three Sisters Springs. Only stayed 2 hours so didn’t get to see any manatees but heard some were spotted in Hunters Springs. Highly recommend this neat little place😃More

Thank Malinda R
LadyWren01, Owner at A Crystal River Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're so glad that you enjoyed your experience! Thank you for the review. Come back when it is cool and the snowbird manatees return. Then there can be as many as 700 in the Kings Bay area. There are around 40-60 that stay here all...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really good folks and beautiful afternoon on the water. Excellent location to get to Three Sister Spring and that alone is worth the paddle. We went for 2 hours and ended up staying out until close. Highly recommend!More

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LadyWren01, Owner at A Crystal River Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks a lot! We appreciate your business and look forward to seeing you again! It is lovely out on the water. Some customers actually ask if there is enough to do for 2 hours. There is enough to be out all day if you enjoy...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A wonderful kayaking experience. The staff was friendly, informative, and accommodating. In comparison to our recent experience at Weeki Wachee River which was terrible, we were so pleased.

Thank MARIE M
LadyWren01, Owner at A Crystal River Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the great review! We are so glad you enjoyed your experience. Our goal is a great customer experience!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great time on a Monday morning in June with these guys. We rented two twins and a single sit on for our group. The sun was out and we had a great paddle past Three Sisters spring then down into the Kings...More

Thank Paul F
LadyWren01, Owner at A Crystal River Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We're so glad that you enjoyed your experience! Thank you for the review.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is my 3rd time visiting and we highly recommend using this Kayak rental company we had great customer service and very helpful and friendly staff! We reserved a paddle board and a double kayak this trip and had the best time!!!

Thank Kimberli T
LadyWren01, Owner at A Crystal River Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks! We appreciate the review and hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Staff were very helpful and patient. We had a large crew (9) and they accommodated us well. Unfortunately, we didn’t see any manatee, but we had a great paddle and swam with a big crab in 3 sisters springs. It was beautiful. We stopped at...More

Thank Bert K
LadyWren01, Owner at A Crystal River Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review! We are so glad you enjoyed your experience. Crystal River is a beautiful place even when the manatees are elusive.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I knew in communication with this company that it would be close to end of season when we were there to visit the springs. I did not know they were such a big operation that my reservation for specific Craft really meant we had to...More

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LadyWren01, Owner at A Crystal River Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Yes, we are very busy and get lots of calls. We often serve over 100 persons in a day. We want customers to call and reserve a time and the types of kayaks or canoes, or paddle boards they wish to paddle. We HOLD that...More

Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

Excellent time today kayaking this tranquil route. John & Steve were welcoming & helpful explaining what we could achieve in our 2 hour time slot. This part of the Three Sister Springs is amazing & well worth a visit. Helpful recommendation for lunch at Crab...More

Thank Sue D
LadyWren01, Owner at A Crystal River Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thanks, Sue! We appreciate the review and hope to see you soon! Sounds like you had a great lunch at the Crab Plant.

Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

This kayak company made it so easy for us to enjoy our trip down the three sister springs, they gave us an educational video before hand so we knew exactly what to expect and the guidelines of the springs. They were all super friendly and...More

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LadyWren01, Owner at A Crystal River Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Thanks for the great review! We are so glad you enjoyed your experience. Storms happen a lot here this time of year. We are very glad your trip was enjoyable despite the storm.

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Variety of birds, gators, fish, turtles
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