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Sarasota Paddleboard Company

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Address: 690 Ben Franklin, Sarasota, FL 34236
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+1 941-650-2241
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7:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Sarasota Paddleboard Company is a company that specializes in Stand up...

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

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Went to visit the company's new location at longboat key! Very nice area. Been going with Bob years now, very helpful, great trainer! Highly recommended!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Tamas B
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Sarasota, Florida
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Sarasota, Florida
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Went to visit the company's new location at longboat key! Very nice area. Been going with Bob years now, very helpful, great trainer! Highly recommended!

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Thank Tamas B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on a Kayak tour this morning and it was absolutly amazing! Even though we didnt see any dolphins or mannetees. My favorite part was when we went through the mangrove tunnels. I have never seen something like this before. So beautiful. I'm very glad I did this tour. Our tour guide was so nice as well. It was... More 

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Thank Luise S
Bob M, Owner at Sarasota Paddleboard Company, responded to this review

glad you had a great day! thank you for the review we greatly appreciate it. Hope to see you again soon. bob m More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great florida sun, great exercise, good times! We liked going thru the tunnels, no bugs, birds everywhere, didnt see any manatees but didnt ruin our awesome time

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Thank Tyler H
Bob M, Owner at Sarasota Paddleboard Company, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to write a review. We greatly appreciate you. bob m More 

Haymarket, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We rented 4 SUPs on the afternoon of 12/29. Weather and water were perfect for first-timers. Colin was our guide and got us standing up on the boards within a few minutes. He was super chilled, patient, and very knowledgeable about the local history and marine life (ask him for the love story). Were able to catch a glimpse of... More 

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Bob M, Owner at Sarasota Paddleboard Company, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Sarasota paddleboard company and thank you for the review. We hope to see you again soon. More 

Sarasota, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have used the Sarasota Paddle Board Company for a several years. I have been always happy with their knowledge, service and equipment. This year at the end of December, I stand up paddled a lot in their new location on Long Boat Key. The new place is fantastic! I saw manatees, dolphins, and jumping fish leaping out of water.... More 

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Bob M, Owner at Sarasota Paddleboard Company, responded to this review

thank you for the review. Always nice to see you and glad you had a great week of paddling More 

Cortez, Colorado
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23 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We called the evening before, and they were able to meet us with five kayaks, within walking distance of our condos, middle of Longboat Key. All we had to do was get helped into our little boats, have a paddle handed to each, and we were on our way! The kayaking was really nice- around mangrove islands, calm waters, lots... More 

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Thank Jean Ann M
Bob M, Owner at Sarasota Paddleboard Company, responded to this review

Thank you for the review and thank our for trying our new launch location. We hope to be successful there and plan on some nice updates there. Hope to see you there next time. bob m More 

New York City, New York
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Paddleboarding is our favorite thing to do with sarasota! He was a great company to deal with. We would call him every day with our plans, and he would always meet us on time and make it very easy. He knows all of the paddleboarding routes like the back of his hand. Be sure to follow his expert knowledge on... More 

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Bob M, Owner at Sarasota Paddleboard Company, responded to this review

Thank you Loralee. You girls are awesome and we really appreciate you. happy new year! More 

Hildenborough, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

By far the best part of our trip so far! Bob was great at fitting us in when they weren't really doing night time tours and it honestly was one of the best things I have ever done. Colin was an amazing guide and knew so much about all the marine life and local area. I can not recommend night... More 

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Bob M, Owner at Sarasota Paddleboard Company, responded to this review

Glad to hear your group enjoyed the night! Thank you very much. bob m More 

ANTIBES
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The most perfect day going through the mangroves and on the open water. Saw the fish jump. The team couldn't have been more polite and emphasizing rules on safety. Thank you!

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Bob M, Owner at Sarasota Paddleboard Company, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the review hope to see you again soon More 

Sarasota, Florida
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15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been renting from Bob and staff for years. They were the first company in town with standup paddleboards and have maintained their great reputation over the years. They gave me my first lesson, always timely, trustworthy and helpful. Bob has a wide variety of boards for the less balanced beginners and for the more streamlined boards for surf.... More 

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Bob M, Owner at Sarasota Paddleboard Company, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to do a review for us. We do greatly appreciate our loyal customers More 

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