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The Kayak Shack

5414 Darlene St, Weeki Wachee, FL 34607-1514
+1 352-610-4169
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Kayaking I'm Weeki Wachee

Great kayak outfitter... relaxed down to earth people. Very helpful and friendly. They have 2... read more

Reviewed April 15, 2017
Ernie R
via mobile
A fun day

We are a family of 4 and we rented 2 tandem seat kayaks. First off let me just say if your... read more

Reviewed April 12, 2017
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5414 Darlene St, Weeki Wachee, FL 34607-1514
+1 352-610-4169
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Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

Great kayak outfitter... relaxed down to earth people. Very helpful and friendly. They have 2 beautiful dogs that act like part of the staff. They were very accommodating. They overheard me asking my wife if she brought the zip lock bags to put the valuables...More

1  Thank Ernie R
Reviewed April 12, 2017 via mobile

We are a family of 4 and we rented 2 tandem seat kayaks. First off let me just say if your out of shape think twice before doing this. I am and big. 280. Between me and my daughter we had about 400 pounds. The...More

Thank 683anthonyd
Reviewed April 9, 2017

If looking for a break from the Florida beaches & unique excursion, this is it! Our family loves kayaking & spent a few hours on a scenic kayak excursion on the Weeki Wachi River. Even saw a manatee shorty after depart. Helpful staff, friendly &...More

2  Thank Beatthedrum
Reviewed April 7, 2017 via mobile

Stopped by on a whim and everyone was great. The trip was worth way more than it cost. The water was beautiful.

Thank lvinson
Reviewed March 31, 2017

My sons have both kayaked from this business and loved it. They were taken up stream to start the 5.5 mile trek down river. That was not the case when we showed up last week. We were told we would have to paddle upstream and...More

1  Thank RARM65
jonkayakshack, Owner at The Kayak Shack, responded to this review

as was stated when you made your appointment due to regulations set into place from the state of florida and the company that runs the top of the river, guest services, that we would not be bringing shuttles to the head springs. The river has...More

Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

Loved it.. loved it . We enjoyed every second of it.. Excellent customer service and trip was just awesome

Thank Jenny P
Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

I brought my two daughters and my niece here to kayak for the day. A little break from Disney. Their ages 11, 13, and 14 all girls and we had a great time. We saw quite a few Manatees and a bunch of huge vultures...More

Thank N8194LXdavidb
Reviewed March 11, 2017

We started out at a different area to rent kayaks but they were booked and directed us to 2 different places in the area that rent kayaks. We went with the Kayak Shack because it had better reviews. I am so glad we did. They...More

Thank Christy365
Reviewed March 4, 2017 via mobile

Nice people. Lots of help getting the kayak in the water. Battle the current heading upstream, then relaxing float back down. Spotted one manatee. Lots of places to stop for a swim or to jump in. Definitely a worthwhile trip. Only negative was the boats...More

Thank Fishberry1962
Reviewed February 20, 2017 via mobile

We stopped in to inquire about their kayak rental prices. A very friendly couple run this place. They have several options for kayak rentals at good prices. I will mention they have two large dogs one lab & a pitbull. Both dogs are very mellow...More

1  Thank R5537CNmc
jonkayakshack, Owner at The Kayak Shack, responded to this review

Please be advised that we our pets are rescued and are from C.A.R.E.S. we consider our pets as part of our family. If for any reason we felt they were a threat they would not be here..We consider our place as our backyard it is...More

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Keith C
What are the prices
May 12, 2017|
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Dana O
Can we bring our own kayak??
April 14, 2017|
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Response from Stacie M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you just have to pay for vessel.
Aaryn N
I have rented a single kayak for an upcoming Saturday and wanted to bring a small bag for food. Is there a spot in the single kayaks to place this?
April 7, 2017|
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Response from Susan R | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is space for a small launch tote or bag. This is an awesome kayak ride.