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We offer 2 Hour Guided Tours, Rentals and Lessons for kayaks, stand-up paddle boards and canoes in beautiful Brentwood Bay, British Columbia. We are open year-round and can accommodate beginner, intermediate and advanced paddlers. Brentwood Bay and...more
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789 Saunders Lane | Brentwood Bay, Central Saanich, British Columbia V8M 1C5, Canada
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Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

The staff here were so friendly and encouraging. They set you up with the right boat and of you go! Our guide was knowledgeable and patient. We went up the Todd inlet and it was stunning. The kayaks are amazingly stable and it doesn't take...More

Thank ukCorn
Reviewed August 28, 2018

......Pacifica Paddle offers competent instruction, experienced guides, and quality equipment......so much so that the Prime Minister booked a kayak trip with them, but he choose not to be on the water all the time, but took a dunking.

Thank David S
Reviewed August 27, 2018

......Pacifica Paddle offers competent and friendly advise for kayaking, canoeing, and paddle boarding which top of the line equipment.

Thank David S
Reviewed August 23, 2018

Maya was our guide and she was wonderful. Very informative about the area, about the sea creatures we encountered and about kayaking! We saw three different types of jelly fish, a family of sea otters and plenty of starfish. Our kayak tour was a lot...More

Thank Aline E
Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

I enjoyed renting a sup board and making my way to Butchart Gardens and enjoying Brentwood Bay. The staff are so helpful, especially being a beginner.

Thank Bohdan J
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

We had so much fun we had 2 adults and 1 kid and it was so fun there was lots of jelly fish and fun stuff you should definitely come here!👍

Thank Kirk H
Reviewed July 7, 2018

Staff were awesome😊. Great service in a great location. Ideal for inexperienced kayakers since it is very sheltered.

Thank Clive R
Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

Super friendly and helpful staff. Great location for all levels of kayakers. We did 2 hour paddle back in inlet and saw seals. Paddling was pretty easy if you are beginner. Could go other direction if you want more challenge.

Thank Mary K
Reviewed May 24, 2018

I enjoyed a wonderful 2.5 hour group paddle board lesson in a small group lead by EJ. I had a fantastic time and learned a number of very helpful tips to gain more efficiency and some new skills. EJ was excellent and really knew how...More

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Reviewed March 5, 2018

I've been helping organize an annual long weekend trip from Calgary to paddle the Gulf Islands National Park Reserve for about 10 years. I've rented kayaks from three different companies over that period and the opening of Pacifica's Canoe Cove /Swartz Bay location is a...More

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DeceWK
June 15, 2017|
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Response from Chris J | Property representative |
Hi Katy, Unfortunately, at this time there is no direct kayak access to Butchart Gardens for our customers, as their dock is very busy and has restricted access. We are working with their management to try and come to an... More
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