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Tampa Bay SUP Stand Up Paddleboarding & Kayaking

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Tampa Bay SUP Stand Up Paddleboarding & Kayaking
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Stand-Up Paddle boarding (SUP) is the fast-growing water sport/recreation in the world. It’s new, exciting, adventurous and peaceful all at the same time! And, it's easy, an adventure for the whole family plus it’s fun! And it gets you outdoors and...more
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401 E Shore Dr, Barefoot Bay Resort, Clearwater, FL 33767-2028
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Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely time just paddling in and around Old Tampa Bay next to the grand Hyatt. We arrived an hour and a half before we were supposed to and the girl let us take our kayaks early. There may be better more scenic...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Theperfectmix
Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

This was my 4th time renting with Tampa Bay SUP, and my 3rd time at the Hyatt Grand. Such a great location, always something to see with all the bird and marine life in the area. Almost guaranteed to see manatees and/or dolphins, as well...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 20, 2018

We rented paddle boards and the pedal boat. Never having done this before I was a little nervous. The experience was so much fun. Allot easier to do than one might think. Give it a try, you wont be disappointed!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank bratcatjec
Reviewed September 6, 2017

This was our first time trying stand up paddle boarding. Kyle was amazing. Gave us a great briefing and instruction in the basics. Took care of making sure we were set and safe and provided encouraged and support. We had a great time and a...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Ron G
Reviewed August 21, 2017 via mobile

$30/hr!? w/ no parking (nearby $15/flat rate), no restrooms, poor quality (foam) SUP board and paddle. Very expensive and little satisfaction for a passionate standup paddler visiting Clearwater. Dominique was a (cheery) sweetheart, however.More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Elisa H
kim w, Owner at Tampa Bay SUP Stand Up Paddleboarding & Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2017

Thank you for paddling with us. Clearwater Beach is one of the most sought after destinations in the world. Thus, the City of Clearwater has a lot of metered public parking (even in our own parking lot) which costs $ 1.25 an hour or you...More

Reviewed July 20, 2017

Recently, my daughter, her boyfriend and I rented kayaks from Kim, the owner of Tampa Bay SUP. We have all kayaked before and enjoy plying the beautiful calm waters of Tampa Bay to view the Marine Life. This was our first experience with Tampa Bay...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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kim w, Owner at Tampa Bay SUP Stand Up Paddleboarding & Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us! It was a pleasure doing business with you! The Harbor is always nice to paddle around and it's always good to see families taking advantage of our waterways and even better, what a...More

Reviewed July 18, 2017 via mobile

Jack & Kyle did an amazing job! They made us feel comfortable and confident to try something for only the second time with no hesitation. Thank for making it a fun experience!

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Putnam A
kim w, Owner at Tampa Bay SUP Stand Up Paddleboarding & Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded July 20, 2017

Glad to hear you were happy with the instructors! We strive to make sure everyone has an awesome time! Thank you for taking the time to do a review for us!

Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

Kyle did a fantastic job!!! Great pointers for beginners. We were on the board in minutes and paddling down the intercoastal. Would recommend to anyone!!

Date of experience: July 2017
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kim w, Owner at Tampa Bay SUP Stand Up Paddleboarding & Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded July 20, 2017

Thank you for your feedback on Kyle! He is great at making paddlers feel at ease and comfortable - so that you have fun and you know how to SUP!

Reviewed July 9, 2017

Had an incredible time with my kayak rental from Tampa Bay SUP! Great workout and some in in the sun for a few hours. Bonus points: we proactively received text message updates on when the storms had passed and it was safe to go out....More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Jay R
kim w, Owner at Tampa Bay SUP Stand Up Paddleboarding & Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded July 20, 2017

Thanks for taking a few minutes to write a review for us since so many people go by reviews now when they make a decision who to do business with! It's always good to get feedback on our instructors - Kyle is fun and always...More

Reviewed June 30, 2017 via mobile

Four mature amigas had an awesome time. Our instructor Kyle did a wonderful job getting us prepared. He had a great sense of humor working with us, too. One hour was the perfect amount of timeMore

Date of experience: June 2017
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kim w, Owner at Tampa Bay SUP Stand Up Paddleboarding & Kayaking, responded to this reviewResponded July 20, 2017

Kyle wants to be a comedian one day so being playful with our paddlers gives him some practice! He is funny and makes our paddlers feel safe and comfortable on the water! You get a bonus with him working with you. Gracias for writing a...More

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Baw55
March 25, 2017|
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Response from kim w | Property representative |
Hi, We have never seen either at Clearwater Beach! Alligators tend to stay to brackish or fresh water! You will probably see dolphins though! We see a lot of them! We are located on the intracoastal, the calm side of the... More
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termol1
March 10, 2017|
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Response from kim w | Property representative |
Yes we do. Its an awesome eco tour around moonshine island and back into the mangrove trail at Caladesi Island. We need at least 48 hours notice
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Amberlyn M
January 27, 2017|
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Response from kim w | Property representative |
Hi, Kayak singles are 20.00 per hour - if you rent for 2 hours you get the 3rd hour free. Tandems (doubles) are 40.00 per hour - if you rent for 2 hours the 3rd hour is free
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