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Saint Simons Paddleboard & Kayak (SSI SUP)

1626 Frederica Rd Ste 103, 170 Palm St, Saint Simons Island, GA 31522
+1 912-230-4323
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Didn't see much wildlife but still enjoyed the paddle

My husband and I wanted to explore St. Simon's and since we were "sans les enfants" we had the... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2017
specialspice
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Atlanta, GA
An experience we will never forget!

Awesome!! Norm took us on a fantastic kayak tour -- we saw 4 dolphins up close, playing and... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2017
Margaret L
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We offer Stand-up Paddleboard (SUP) rentals, kayak rentals, lessons, and ecotours on St Simons Island, Jekyll Island, and the rest of the Golden Isles! We meet rental customers wherever they request, and our ecotours begin and end on the beach or other public access points. The details of each tour vary, depending on the tides and seasonal conditions, so we contact each customer to verify meeting places and times. Saint Simons Paddleboard and Kayak prides itself on the quality of its service, and we take the time to ensure that your experience becomes a cherished memory. We never over-book excursions, we always think of your safety, and we strive to provide the best service available. We look forward to taking you out on the water! See ya soon!
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Hours Today: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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1626 Frederica Rd Ste 103, 170 Palm St, Saint Simons Island, GA 31522
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

My husband and I wanted to explore St. Simon's and since we were "sans les enfants" we had the opportunity to go at our own pace. Our guide was Norm's girlfriend (whose name escapes me now) but was a knowledgeable and capable guide. It had...More

Thank specialspice
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Awesome!! Norm took us on a fantastic kayak tour -- we saw 4 dolphins up close, playing and swimming! Norm was friendly and informative. He was patient and encouraging to my 9 year old daughter. He really made the experience something that we will never...More

Thank Margaret L
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I recently booked two trips with Norm. We are new to paddle boarding but Norm gave us some tips and soon we were both comfortable and enjoying it. Norm's background in biology added a great element, not just beautiful but learning about...More

Thank Goldie911
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

My fiancé and I had a amazing evening on the water with Norm! Neither of us had ever set foot on a stand up paddle board before but Norm was so great at clearly (and patiently) explaining everything to us. We were on the water...More

1  Thank Alison H
Reviewed 24 April 2017

My husband and I, in our 60's, had a great time and felt very confident on our guided kayak tour with Norm. He is very experienced and was able to take us to a group of dolphins where we sat with the dolphins while they...More

2  Thank Sally D
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful time out paddling with Logan on the marsh and beach tour. He allowed us all to feel comfortable on the paddle boards. It was out first time - our 10 year old son and his buddy did excellent - and the...More

2  Thank Megan H
Norm L, Owner at Saint Simons Paddleboard & Kayak (SSI SUP), responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2017

Megan, Thank you for your review. I'm very happy to hear that you had such a great time with your family and that Logan made you feel comfortable. I hope you and your family will be back soon! - Norm Leonard, Owner and CEO

Reviewed 5 February 2017

So glad we chose to go kayaking with Norm. I actually called his company by mistake while trying to call another local kayaking company, but he was so helpful and pleasant, I decided to book with him. I was so glad I did...Norm was the...More

2  Thank CummingsCoterie
Norm L, Owner at Saint Simons Paddleboard & Kayak (SSI SUP), responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2017

Thank you for the kind words and excellent review! I remember you, your husband, and your parents. In fact, I use pictures from the tour in my social media ads from time to time because that day was a lot of fun for me, too....More

Reviewed 28 December 2016

We had a large family group visiting St. Simons for the holidays and contacted SSI-SUP to arrange a stand up paddling afternoon for a large group of teens and adults. Norm was great to work with and met us at a beach access near our...More

1  Thank Lois W
Norm L, Owner at Saint Simons Paddleboard & Kayak (SSI SUP), responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2017

Hi Lois! I'm very happy that your group had such a good time with us! Gwennie and I certainly enjoyed working with you, and it was a great way to wrap up 2016. If your family comes back to Saint Simons, I hope you'll come...More

Reviewed 14 December 2016

I decided to bring my significant other out to do a stand up paddle tour as a Christmas gift. We had a blast, I was very appreciative of the fact that SSI SUP allowed us to take a tour in December. If you enjoy being...More

1  Thank Trey B
Norm L, Owner at Saint Simons Paddleboard & Kayak (SSI SUP), responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2017

Trey and Hannah! Thank you for the praise! I really enjoyed taking you two out on the water, and I'm still looking forward to your next excursion. It was impressive how both of you looked so comfortable on the paddleboards even though it was a...More

Reviewed 8 May 2016

We were at Jeckyll Island for a wedding and had always wanted to try paddle boarding. I found the website from searching online. John was amazing!! We had the best time. 2 hours was a little long for my sister and I as newbies. But...More

1  Thank Glitzy1294
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