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North Island Surf and Kayak

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Address: 1C Old Tybee Rd, Tybee Island, GA 31328
Phone Number: 912-786-4000
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Fantastic Time!

We have rented Kayaks from Shane at North Island and had a fantastic time. Shane helped us rent the right equipment for our family. We went out to Cockspur and it was amazing. We... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 22, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

We have rented Kayaks from Shane at North Island and had a fantastic time. Shane helped us rent the right equipment for our family. We went out to Cockspur and it was amazing. We will be back!

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Carrboro, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Rebecca and Shane are running an awesome business where they really go above and beyond to make sure you have everything you need. My family and I rented a couple of kayaks for several days. Every phone call negotiating logistics was a breeze, we were presented with a generous window of time for when we wanted to have our kayaks... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

We rented a double kayak to head out to Cockspur Lighthouse, and Shane hooked us up with the "Happy Hour" special rather than charging us for an overnight rental since all we wanted to do was kayak out to the lighthouse and back, which was in the evening before it got dark. This was much appreciated, and the $40 rental... More 

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Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

We (couple) were looking for kayak rental rather than a guided tour for a trip out to the Cockspur Lighthouse. We called the day before, and they let us know when we needed to be there to make sure we took advantage of low tide (the lighthouse island is totally submerged at high tide). We were thinking we would need... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 via mobile

We have kayaked before so we were looking for a good rental place not a tour. The process was quick & we were on the water in no time. We were told to head to the lighthouse first before high tide. He gave us quite a few tips to make our experience easier. Encountered quite a few dolphins on the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I had a great experience with North Island Surf and Kayak. We were able to book their shorter 3 hour tour the day before and opted for the stand up paddle boards. Sadly, I can't remember our guides name (so sorry!) but he was knowledgeable and gave us lots of information about Tybee and the Cockspur Lighthouse,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

I went on a kayak tour along with our guide and a few other people. We got much more than just paddling around in the ocean... visits to some islands, Eco and historical information of the area and the wildlife. A great time was had by all.

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Ridgewood, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We went to North Island Kayak looking to rent paddle boards but when staff learned we had our dogs with us they recommended renting peek-a-boo kayaks and taking the dogs over to Little Tybee Island where our dogs could run free. We followed their advice and boy was it worth it! The dogs had a blast and so did we.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

This place is everything you think will be. They have many attractions like kayak, surf,paddling boarding. This opportunity we choose the paddling boarding was really fun they have good equipment (update) The lady who take of us was nice and helpful. Also we paddle boarded with dolphins it was an amazing experience. The only disappointed was the water was dirty.... More 

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North Little Rock, Arkansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We had an excellent overall experience. We had 3 adults and two kids in our group. We had originally reserved 3 paddle boards and a double kayak. Once we showed up they helped us get exactly what we needed which turned out to be 2 single kayaks and 2 paddle boards. There was no charge for the change in reservation.... More 

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Additional Information about North Island Surf and Kayak

Address: Address: 1C Old Tybee Rd, Tybee Island, GA 31328
Phone Number: 912-786-4000
Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Tybee Island
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

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