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Manatee Paddle

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Stand Up (SUP) Paddleboard and Kayak rentals, sales, and tours on King's Bay and at Three Sisters Springs in Crystal River, Florida, where you can see and swim with the manatees.
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Hours Today: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
544 N Citrus Ave, Crystal River, FL 34428-4017
+1 352-564-0901
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Reviewed 21 February 2016

We were at Hunter Springs and saw the Manatee Paddle vehicle drive up loaded with kayaks and paddle boards. Talked with the driver, he gave us a rate sheet and indicated that they had boards available. A quick call to the office to make arrangements...More

Date of experience: February 2016
2  Thank Joyce B
Reviewed 18 February 2016

This is a great place with great service! After getting the liability forms signed the paddle boards were brought directly down to Hunter Spring. No waiting! We were given instructions on how to get on the board and use the paddles properly. They even got...More

Date of experience: February 2016
2  Thank katiedooley
Reviewed 9 February 2016

My wife and I drove across Florida to purchase stand-up paddle boards at Manatee Paddle. From our first phone interaction, Robert, the proprietor, was extremely helpful, courteous, and willing to negotiate. He arranged to meet us at the shop on a Tuesday, even though the...More

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank TotheEndsoftheEarth
Reviewed 11 January 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful time seeing the manatees in Crystal River. The people at Manatee Paddle were really helpful and friendly. I highly recommend them.

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank MCL8312
Reviewed 4 January 2016

We chose Manatee Paddle again for kayaking at Three Sisters Springs. They were very accommodating to make sure we had kayaks and paddle boards for our group. Easy drop off and pick up. Great park to picnic in too. We didn't see any manatees, but...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank BethJ117
Reviewed 25 November 2015

Have used manatee paddle a year ago when visiting Crystal River so knew we would get a good service. Booked two paddleboards for 2 hours and they delivered them to us at the water. Three Sister Springs is shut off to boards etc at the...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Kirsty B
Reviewed 22 October 2015

I made a reservation online, and was promptly confirmed for our date for a Manatee Paddle Tour. I like the fact that they have beginner and regular boards. When we checked in, the lady was very accommodating after we decided not to opt for the...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Tran365
Reviewed 25 September 2015

Couldn't of had a better experience. They dropped the boards off for us and made everything easy and fun. Would do it again in a geartbeat!

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

We frequently rent paddle boards to go hang out in the springs. The boys are super sweet and really helpful!! Highly recommended :)

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank 28pamelak
Reviewed 7 September 2015

The staff was very friendly and helpful. The trip to the springs is a little bit boring and what you see around not really interesting.

Date of experience: September 2015
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Response from Nancy O | Reviewed this property |
Bring your own or I think they sell them
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13 August 2017|
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Response from Pat K | Reviewed this property |
Yes but April -May is a better time
8 March 2017|
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Response from ManateePaddle | Property representative |
We have some availability still this Sunday. You do not usually need a wetsuit because the water is spring fed at about 73 degrees year round and the mid-day air temperature even in winter is normally not cold enough to... More