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Address: 1131 Back Bay Drive, Newport Beach, CA 92660
Phone Number: 949-278-0011
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Pirate Coast Paddle Company is the best Stand Up Paddle board adventure in...

Pirate Coast Paddle Company is the best Stand Up Paddle board adventure in Southern California. We provide rentals, lessons, tours, events, kids camps, corporate events and excursions. Come glide over the pacific on a Stand Up Paddle Board to experience the ocean in a exciting new way. Stand Up Paddle boarding offers a great core workout, recreation, and lots fun!Pirate Coast is Adjacent the boat launch and Bistro. Pirate Coast is on small beach on the marina side of the bridge near gabezbo. Look for bright blue tables and flags.

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Fun first experience

Group of four, all newbie SUPers, had a great time. Paige (staffperson) oriented us to the boards, gave us paddling and turning techniques, life jackets (required) for the 11 and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
WineandRoseLady
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Laguna Niguel, California

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Laguna Niguel, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Group of four, all newbie SUPers, had a great time. Paige (staffperson) oriented us to the boards, gave us paddling and turning techniques, life jackets (required) for the 11 and 12 year olds, and sent us off. We paddled towards the channel, with only a few boat wakes to contend with. It was easier to play in the cove beyond... More 

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Thank WineandRoseLady
Flagstaff, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fun couple of hours stand up paddling. Water was pretty smooth and boat traffic was minimal. We (3 adults) had never paddled before, but it didn't take long to get the hang of it. Would go again!

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Thank Sarah P
Cincinnati, Ohio
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43 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took my kids and my father to give paddleboarding a try. The staff was busy but very helpful and we were set up quickly. After about 10 minutes my father decided it wasn't for him - they were kind enough to skip the charge for his session. My 9 and 12 year old had a blast, mostly right around the... More 

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Thank RoadGuy11
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lot of fun. Convenient access to water. Lockers for those who want to rent. $20/hour per person. Went as a group of 6 and we were all set up within a matter of minutes. Would recommend. Staff super friendly and helpful.

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Thank Alicia G
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015

We were visiting friends & wanted to try paddle boarding. We saw quite a few deals on Groupon & called those 3-4 companies. Not a single one of them picked-up. One of the companies went straight to a looping recorded message without the option to leave a message. We gave up on a Groupon deal. A friend call Pirate Coast... More 

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Thank Hoai V
Hudson, OH, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015 via mobile

First time trying paddle boarding-employees were very helpful & friendly and the venue is perfect for the first timer or more experienced. Also good for kids with an area exclusively for non-motorized watercraft. Would definitely come back again!

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Thank Peter M
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015 via mobile

Was so cool to do in the evening when the water was calm and the boat traffic non existent. The weather was perfect. We had a large group and we felt like the tour guides didnt help "guide" us much. Felt a little lost at times. Maybe they would be better off in a kayak or something more versatile for... More 

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Thank Jamie G
Irvine, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015

I love Pirate Coast paddle boarding - it's my go to place to paddle in the beautiful Orange County where we are near some water like Newport Beach. Normal paddle boarding is usually in Back Bay which is serene and calm with some wild life as well as some view of the nicer homes. They recently began an open eco... More 

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Thank jennybean915
Irvine, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

I have been going to Pirate Coast Paddle for three years and this year they have expanded to offer Open Ocean Eco Tours. We had a great day paddling on the Pacific Ocean on the Open Ocean Eco Tour, and it was amazing! We were out for more than two hours and saw a ton of sea lions, and made... More 

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Thank Elise S
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015 via mobile

We rented 3 stand up paddle boards from these guys and had a blast! They give you a locker for your wallet & phone etc. so you don't need to worry about them getting wet. You don't need to decide how long you're going to be out there - you pay when you get back! Awesome service!!

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