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Convenient, affordable way to get out on the water!

Had a great day on the Wailua River. I called Kayak Wailua to try and get into a tour last minute... read more

Reviewed 17 January 2018
SynonymBun
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Falmouth, Massachusetts
Convenient, good prices, great customer service.

My wife and I wanted to SUP, it was her first time. We set up reservations over phone w/Jonathan... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2017
Scott M
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Stand Up Paddle Kauai is a small business that specializes is renting SUP's or Stand Up Paddle Boards. We have different board and paddle sizes to accommodate the variety of ages, weights, and abilities. We offer detailed instruction for the beginners and all the equipment needed to to enjoy your time on the water. Most of our paddlers enjoy the calm protected waters of Wailua River State Park, but guest are welcome to take their boards to any recreation area on Kauai.
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Hours Today: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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4565 Haleilio Rd, Kapaa, Kauai, HI 96746-1312
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Reviewed 17 January 2018

Had a great day on the Wailua River. I called Kayak Wailua to try and get into a tour last minute, but they were full. They suggested I call Jonathon about a paddleboard instead - and so glad I did! He was friendly and accommodating,...More

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Reviewed 31 December 2017

My wife and I wanted to SUP, it was her first time. We set up reservations over phone w/Jonathan. He was very helpful and sent me a detailed text on where to meet to sign papers and pick up our gear. We knew that you...More

1  Thank Scott M
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Reviewed 12 November 2017

This was our first paddle board experience and Jonathan was the best. We both water ski so it was fun for us to try this. Jonathan was very help full in setting us up, a great guy to talk with, he has been on the...More

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Reviewed 19 October 2017

I enjoyed this so much I went back for a second time a day later! Jonathan's attention to detail makes this the go-to spot for paddle boarding on Kauai. I was a first time newbie and Jonathan could not have made it easier. From taking...More

Thank Mike F
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Reviewed 26 September 2017

Jonathan was really great! He spent a lot of time talking about the river and what to expect. He also transported the paddle boards down and picked them up when our trip was complete, all it took was a quick phone call. When we arrived...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2017

Much better boards than we rented with another business earlier in the week. Jonathan runs a really good business. We took the boards to the north shore where it was calmer and had a wonderful ocean paddle. We then paddled the Hanalei river and that...More

Thank Holley P
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Reviewed 12 August 2017

Jonathan gets 5 stars for the way he runs his business. Believe he answered his phone personally on the first ring every time I called. Provided information prior to our visit, happily changed our reservation when we added a few more paddlers. Met at his...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We rented paddle boards today and paddled to the falls take out spot, and hiked and swam. From the first moment we called Johnathan to set up the rental, we knew it would be a great experience. He was professional and helpful and got us...More

Thank Nicki T
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Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Had a great experience with these guys. They made it super easy for me with my two 12 year olds. They put the boards in and came to the dock within minutes of us calling to take the boards back. Loved the day thanks Ricky...More

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Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

We rented gear from Stand Up Paddle Kauai. Jonathan was great to work with. The process was quick and we were out on the water. We did not due a guided tour as we have been to area before. The equipment was top grade and...More

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