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Easy-going kayak experience in Tampa Bay

Since our Tampa hotel, the newly-remodeled Godfrey Hotel, was an easy walk to WhatSUP Paddle... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
CocZamudio
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Boulder, CO
Great Eco Tour!

The standup paddleboard Eco Tour was a blast! Tessa was so kind and helpful to my mom and I... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2017
Sofia R
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WhatSUP provides paddling instruction and adventure anywhere in the Tampa area. We instruct a variety of private and group paddle sessions on premium paddle boards kayaks and land paddleboards- lessons, tours, rentals, fitness classes, and paddle...more
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7740 W Courtney Campbell Cswy, Tampa, FL 33607-1430
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+1 813-999-6414
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Since our Tampa hotel, the newly-remodeled Godfrey Hotel, was an easy walk to WhatSUP Paddle Sports, we planned a short kayak trip one afternoon. The afternoon we were there, both of the available solo kayaks were in use so we had a short wait for...More

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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

I went kayaking here with a buddy. The service was pretty good but the scenery was a bit lacking. It was still nice to get out on the water. They do sell food at reasonable prices also.

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Reviewed 14 June 2017

The standup paddleboard Eco Tour was a blast! Tessa was so kind and helpful to my mom and I (first-time paddleboarders). The tour through the mangroves was so beautiful and peaceful, we loved every second of it!

1  Thank Sofia R
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

My first time meeting Tessa, owner of WHATSUP, was on a moonlight paddle ride. I was thrilled to hear of a SUP community doing fun events like this. Tessa has created a great opportunity for active water lovers like myself, AND she is so knowledgeable...More

Thank Kimberly A
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

I had a great time renting a stand up paddle board last weekend. The location was great and saw some stingrays and a dolphin. The board was in great condition, they all looked brand new. It was easy to had and keep balanced, much easier...More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

Had a blast paddle boarding here last weekend! Convenient location with a large area to paddle, helpful staff showing us the best place to go. Was thrilled when they pointed out the wild dolphins! Appreciated the concession stand-most places I paddle don't have anything available...More

Thank Nursemonmon
Reviewed 16 January 2017

I love this location to paddleboard and do paddle yoga. There is parking, food, calm water....couldn't be better. Tessa is an amazing instructor and always makes the experience fun. Best way to start your day!!!!

Thank Tsturd
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We live in Tampa and wanted to test out SUP. Tessa was wonderful and very patient. Our first experience was cancelled due to weather but we rescheduled. Luckily the weather held up. She was sweet enough to take my energetic daughter on her board while...More

1  Thank MaCat33
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I took a SUP Yoga class with Tessa who was amazing. We had some scheduling issues with the weather (it's Florida in the summer after all) but she always kept our safety paramount. I knew we were in great hands. The class was fun and...More

1  Thank Mi8tcuc
Reviewed 2 August 2016

This was such a fun trip. I had never been on the Chaz river before and Tessa was the perfect tour guide. Everyone got to swim, paddle and make new friends. This was my 2nd river trip with the group and both were well planned...More

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Call Tess, we were next to the hockey arena and it was only 5-10 min to the park depending on local traffic time. She is super duper cool and you will have fun!
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