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Address: Kennebunk, ME 04043
Phone Number: +1 888-925-7496
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Offering Kayak and Stand Up Paddleboard Rentals, Guided Tours, Kayak...

Offering Kayak and Stand Up Paddleboard Rentals, Guided Tours, Kayak Fishing, and Sales in Kennebunkport, Wells, Kennebunk, Goose Rocks Beach, Hills Beach, Biddeford Pool, Moody, and beyond. Family friendly, and no experience is necessary. FREE delivery of all services throughout southern Maine. Take advantage of the many unique launch sites in our area, and make yours a trip to remember.

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Great time out on the water

Family of five (kids 8, 9 and 11) rented kayaks and spent three hours paddling around Cape Porpoise. We had not been on kayaks before and also did not know the area. Not only did... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Jason_Tinley_Park
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Tinley Park, IL
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Tinley Park, IL
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68 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Family of five (kids 8, 9 and 11) rented kayaks and spent three hours paddling around Cape Porpoise. We had not been on kayaks before and also did not know the area. Not only did they make everything easy for us, they suggested places to go and we had an amazing day. It could not have been easier. This is... More 

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kayakexcursions, Owner at Kayak Excursions, responded to this review

Thank you for your review Jason. I'm glad to hear you had a great time, and were able to explore beautiful Cape Porpoise Harbor with your family. Hopefully you're hooked on kayaking now, and come see us again soon! -Stefan More 

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29 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Summary: Highly recommended for daily rentals. I was staying at a house in Wells and wanted to paddleboard from the beach. So I called up Kayak Excursions - they delivered right on time the next morning and even carried the board to the beach for me. They also gave me a quick run-down on what to do, which was great.... More 

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kayakexcursions, Owner at Kayak Excursions, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We try to make the entire experience as easy and convenient for our guests as possible, and I'm glad that you enjoyed it. We look forward to seeing you again on your next visit! -Stefan More 

Ballwin, Missouri
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17 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took an early trip up the Mousam River. We met Stefan promptly at 7 am, as that was in sync with the tides. We rented a kayak and paddle board. Everything went smoothly from the phone conversations we had setting up the rental, long distance, to meeting him promptly at the agreed upon location and time. The rate for 3... More 

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kayakexcursions, Owner at Kayak Excursions, responded to this review

Thank you Susan, I'm glad you had a great time! I hope to see you again very soon! Have a great Summer. More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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47 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Reasonably quick response to emails, and he picked up the phone when I called so points for that. But I only wanted one SUP - which I recognize is a small order and not a lot of money. But I was willing to meet somewhere to pick it up. Unfortunately the logistics became an issue. The rate was good, about... More 

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kayakexcursions, Owner at Kayak Excursions, responded to this review

Unfortunately I think this was a misunderstanding. You asked to meet around 10am to get a SUP. I simply told you that I was on a tight schedule on Saturday, and we would have to agree to an exact time, because if you were 20 minutes late I wouldn't be able to wait as I had other reservations. I told... More 

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20 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015 via mobile

It was a pleasure to work with kayak excursions in kennebunk port. We rented kayaks and stand up paddle boards during our vacation. We were unfamiliar with the area so we were grateful that Kayak Excursions website provides a good description of the various launch sites. The assistance I received over the phone was wonderful. Stefan is friendly knowledgable and... More 

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kayakexcursions, Owner at Kayak Excursions, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. I'm glad that you enjoyed your experience with us. I try my hardest every day to make sure that we're offering the best customer service possible, because after all I'm a customer when it comes to anything other than paddling myself. Reviews and compliments like yours are what makes it all worth it... More 

New York
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148 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

The delivery and pick-up service is unusual and amazing. I was staying at a private home in Wells, right on the beach. I wanted to be able to paddleboard in the ocean right outside the place. Because the paddleboard had to be delivered from Kennebunk, Stefan required that I rent two vessels. Therefore, I rented a kayak too, double the... More 

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kayakexcursions, Owner at Kayak Excursions, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We always try to provide the best service at the best value possible. I'm glad you enjoyed your experience. As far as the weight of the kayaks/SUPs, the single kayaks weigh about 50lbs, which is about average for a recreational kayak, and the SUP you had weighs about 42lbs. We do have some lighter Fiberglass... More 

Manchester, New Hampshire
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

The drip rings on the paddles were missing or damaged (got completely soaked) and the weather was chilly so is was quite unpleasant. Not sure why customer service reviews are positive. We were told not to be late at the meet spot and were ourselves kept waiting. Were charged a full day for a couple of hours. Owner said he... More 

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kayakexcursions, Owner at Kayak Excursions, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. You made a reservation for 2 kayaks for the full day, to be dropped off at 7:30am on Friday at the place you were staying. You then changed your mind and asked me to drop them off at Wells Harbor instead, which was fine. Then you called me at 10pm on Thursday evening wanting to... More 

Cincinnati, Ohio
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77 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We were interested in renting stand up paddle boards this summer after a fun introduction at LL Bean last year. Spoke to Stefan and he was able to reserve the boards, arrange delivery, and most importantly-- recommend a location for our excursion. We were traveling with our boys, ages 9 & 11, and wanted to make sure we had a... More 

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kayakexcursions, Owner at Kayak Excursions, responded to this review

I'm so glad you enjoyed it. SUP is really a great family activity, and I'm glad you were able to explore the area and get in some quality time with the kids. I hope we'll see you again the next time you're in town. - Stefan More 

Carver, Massachusetts
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

Best customer service & best fun family activity! This is a little late but I felt I had to share...we rented kayaks from Stefan at Kayak Excursions during August of 2013 in Maine. We were on vaca and spur-of-the-moment decided to rent kayaks. Looked up closest rentals to our location (only 3 showed) and I started making calls. First place... More 

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kayakexcursions, Owner at Kayak Excursions, responded to this review

I'm flattered. Thank you for your kind words. I'm always glad to hear that treating guests the way that I would like to be treated is appreciated. I'm glad we were able to help you make some great memories, and I look forward to seeing you in August. Stefan More 

Kittery Point, Maine
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36 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

Try to make your plans early in the day to get the most out of your experience. The owner is professional and very practical when planning your trip and while giving good advice. Unfortunately tours were not available, only rentals at this time despite the website calendar. It appears that the owner is looking for a new maine guide as... More 

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kayakexcursions, Owner at Kayak Excursions, responded to this review

Hi Wayne. Thank you for your review. I'm glad you enjoyed the Stand up Paddleboarding. I hope we'll see you again the next time you want to go out. Thank you, Stefan More 

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