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Sarasota Paddleboard Company

690 Ben Franklin, Sarasota, FL 34234
+1 941-650-2241
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Ranked #4 of 79 activities in Sarasota
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Water sports
Owner description: Sarasota Paddleboard Company is a company that specializes in Stand up Paddleboarding and sit on top kayaks We provide rentals lessons and excursions... more » Owner description: 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 the LIDO MANGROVE TUNNELS. Delivery and pick up of rental equipment to hotels,homes and waterfront locations is FREE! All necessary instruction and safety equipment is provided. We are specialist and carry top of the line equipment including race boards, all around boards, sup surf boards and tour boards. kayaks and soft top surf boards. We will provide the correct equipment sized for the user « less
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Sarasota, Florida
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014 NEW

Sarasota paddleboard put my son and I in a tandem kayak. We were given a tour by Greg Gregory. His knowledge go the mangroves was amazing. The you sarasota paddle board for the experience.

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Detroiter in Chicago
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3 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We have rented paddle boards from Bob on two different visits to Sarasota. On our first visit, he brought the board right to us on the beach and gave us a lesson. We were surprised how easy it was to stand on the board, once you know what you're doing. We had a great time paddling up and down the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014 via mobile

Went paddle boarding for the first time with my mom..we went through mangrove tunnels and went out into the bay where we saw manatees....so much fun and bob was fantastic. Remembers our names and always had a smile on his face. The kid who was helping him always grabbed our boards if we came back in for water break...they were... More

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bobboardman, Owner at Sarasota Paddleboard Company, responded to this review

Thank you Reva, I am glad you had a good time. My helper is Bobby my son he keeps a good eye on our customers in the park. thanks again More

Sarasota, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

I called Bob this Morning and made reservation for the same afternoon Bob was very helpful and accommodating. This was me and my girlfriend first attempt in this sport, we had one 10 minute course and we were paddleboarding for the entire four hour trip. We will be back, and I'm looking forward to seeing you in Costa Rica at... More

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bobboardman, Owner at Sarasota Paddleboard Company, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review Sarasota Paddleboard Company. We greatly appreciate it More

Sarasota, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Called bob late last night hoping to get four boards this morning. He was easy to book through and find this morning. We showed up, they gave us a crash course and put us in the water. When they felt comfortable, and we did as well, they gave us a map and sent us on our way. We had an... More

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bobboardman, Owner at Sarasota Paddleboard Company, responded to this review

Thank you so much for reviewing our company. "your business is greatly appreciated More

Hamptons, NY
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Bob, Thanks to you I had the most amazing week with dolphin encounters that were out of this world, schools of tarpon, many manatee and beautiful birds. Thanks for all your suggestions on types of boards, places to go and accommodating me every step of the way. And thanks to Bobby for all his extra attention.

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bobboardman, Owner at Sarasota Paddleboard Company, responded to this review

Thank you Dian. Always good to see you and great to hear about your SUP experiences! We appreciate you very much. More

Boca Raton
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Great experience with delivery/rental of paddleboard. Bob was very helpful and accommodating. Look forward to doing this again on our next trip. No reason to buy one and try to store it and bring with us when we can so easily rent this great equipment and have it delivered to our door. Our whole family enjoyed it. Highly recommended!

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bobboardman, Owner at Sarasota Paddleboard Company, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Your business is greatly appreciated More

Huntington Beach, California, United States
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

My wife and I recently visited Longboat Key, FL and Bob with Sarasota Paddleboard Company delivered some very nice, performance surf Stand Up Paddleboards to make the most of the playful little waves but we had just as much fun on the bay side, paddling with manatees! My cousin came out later with her family and Bob brought us a... More

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bobboardman, Owner at Sarasota Paddleboard Company, responded to this review

Thank you for the review and great pics Brian. hope to see you nest time you are in Sarasota More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Bob at Sarasota Paddleboard Company was very helpful getting my daughter and myself comfortable with our first time on a paddleboard and a kayak. He explained how to use each and how to set the length of the paddle to fit each of us. He was very patient and attentive to our questions and even came out onto the water... More

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bobboardman, Owner at Sarasota Paddleboard Company, responded to this review

Thanks Brian. So glad you and your daughter got to get out on the water and have a good time. hope to see you again soon. More

Arvada, Colorado
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

We have rented our SUP boards from Bob 4 times in the last 3 years in Siesta Key. His service is impeccable! I send him an email before we come and I know we'll have the right boards and they will be there on time and Bob will always be his super friendly self, always willing to give a few... More

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bobboardman, Owner at Sarasota Paddleboard Company, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review Mike. So glad you have taken to stand up paddleboardiing More

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