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Amazing Kayak trip

My wife an I had an amazing kayak trip. We have experienced guided tours throughout the east coast... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Lee S
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Awesome paddleboards experience

Really had a great time and experience with these gentlemen. Answered phone calls, set tour times... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Paradise311579
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Midland, Michigan
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Sarasota Paddleboard Company is a company that specializes in Stand up Paddleboarding and sit on top kayaks We provide rentals lessons and excursions 7 days a week sun rise to sun set!.Based on lido key we are authorized for SUP and kayak rentals in...more
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690 Ben Franklin, Sarasota, FL 34234
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My wife an I had an amazing kayak trip. We have experienced guided tours throughout the east coast and this was top notch. Our guide Colin was both very friendly and shared his extensive knowledge about the marine life and history. We spent time with...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really had a great time and experience with these gentlemen. Answered phone calls, set tour times and easy to pay online. Very informative with paddle techniques and guides as to where to go for best views of wildlife and scenery. They are super friendly and...More

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Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

My brother & i went on a 3 hour kayak tour led by Colin. It was a great experience, Colin taught us all about kayaking & some fun facts about the places/things we saw. Despite the current Red Tide in the oceans here, we saw...More

Thank Natalia C
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Great spot for the novice paddleboarder as the water so flat plus Colin gave great tips prior to us setting off. It was good fun to paddle the mangroves not ever having done that coming from Montana and prior to that South Australia.

Thank Shelby J
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

We have been visiting family in the area for 18 years and looking for something new and adventurous to do. The Sarasota Paddle Board Company made our day! It was easy to book and Colin helped us become expert kayakers in no time. We also...More

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Bob M, Owner at Sarasota Paddleboard Company, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2018

Thank you for the review we greatly appreciate it

Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

My wife, 2 teenage children and I had a 3 hour guided kayaking tour in the waters around the Keys and in the mangrove trails. Our guide Colin was really knowledgeable and went out of his way to make our trip enjoyable for all. He...More

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Bob M, Owner at Sarasota Paddleboard Company, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2018

How nice to have the manatees experience. Thanknyounfor choosing Sarasota paddle board co,pany

Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Very accommodating. Beautiful waters. We rented kayaks and paddle boards.very accessible entry on Longboat Key.,

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Bob M, Owner at Sarasota Paddleboard Company, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2018

Thank you for the review. We are glad we had the blk site to get away from the red tide. Hope to see you next time

Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Nicest staff ever! Appreciated that the staff took the time to explain everything to us. I will definitely recomend it. This is a MUST 👍🏼

Thank Willy L
Bob M, Owner at Sarasota Paddleboard Company, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2018

Thank you for taking time to do a review. We greatly appreciate you

Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

My family came to visit from Texas and Michigan and they absolutely LOVED our paddle board adventure

1  Thank Emily M
Bob M, Owner at Sarasota Paddleboard Company, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2018

Glad you had a fun family day. Thank you for the review!

Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

My sister, my teenager daughter and I had great time kayaking. Due to the red tide we went to Longboat Key instead of Lido but it was a gorgeous day. Bob and Bobby were super helpful and friendly as well. We saw a pelican stuck...More

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Bob M, Owner at Sarasota Paddleboard Company, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2018

Thank you for the review we really appreciate you and hope to see you again soon

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Bob M
13 June 2018|
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Definitely make a reservation that way your equipment is all ready for you it's the correct equipment the staff is ready to be of service people are allowed to walk up to the park and rent equipment but it's not a permanent... More
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Finneytown
23 March 2015|
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Response from Bob M | Property representative |
We specialize in stand up paddleboarding. We teach all levels and provide all equipment including 12'6 and 14 ft race boards, sup surf boards, kids boards, big boards and fishing boards
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