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Stillwater Kayaks

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Stillwater Kayaks, Inc is a kayak rental service located at Northwest Creek Marina in Fairfield Harbour, New Bern, NC. Perfect for the novice or experienced kayaker, we rent Single or Tandem (double) kayaks for paddling on beautiful Northwest Creek...more
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103 Marina Dr, New Bern, NC 28560-7232
+1 252-772-3563
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stillwater Kayaks is amazing! The owners were friendly, knowledgeable and accommodating! We showed up without a reservation on a Sunday afternoon and they got us on the water in a tandem kayak in no time! I forgot my waterproof bags/supplies and they lent us some...More

Thank Katie C
Reviewed August 5, 2018

My wife and I rented a tandem for a few hours. Great service - provided everything we needed including bottles of water! Provided a map and what to look for on the water. We ended up seeing a bald eagle and an osprey. The nicest...More

Thank rossmckenzie
StillwaterKayaks, Owner at Stillwater Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2018

We are very happy you enjoyed your kayaking adventure and see some of the beautiful wildlife New Bern has to offer! We hope to see you again soon :)

Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

Best kayak rentals in New Bern! The owners are super friendly, very accommodating, and have great, scenic routes for guests to experience on the river. Prices are extremely reasonable, and did I mention the owners are amazing!? They even offered us free bottles of water...More

Thank Ryan W
Reviewed July 6, 2018

It was our first time kayaking. (My husband very reserved as he had a water incident when younger). Randy made sure our kayak was suitable for us, repeated instructions to my husband and I individually to make sure they were clear and we were comfortable...More

Thank flagatorfan777
Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

We love to kayak and this trip did not disappoint. The owners were wonderful - friendly, outfitting us with terrific equipment & double checked our comfort & safety. We also watched them with beginning paddlers and they were terrific in teaching & setting them at...More

Thank ksb476
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

The owners are friendly and accommodating. Our teens and smaller children all enjoyed the morning paddle and felt very safe and comfortable. The scenery is beautiful...all in all a wonderful morning.

Thank MHer101
Reviewed June 29, 2018 via mobile

Randy at Stillwater Kayaking gave us great instructions, cold water bottles, and a waterproof holder for my iPhone. I had no kayaking experience, and this creek was the perfect place to start. I highly recommend Stillwater Kayaks.

Thank Ellen M
StillwaterKayaks, Owner at Stillwater Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded July 2, 2018

Thank you so much and we are very happy that you enjoyed your first time kayaking and hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

My two daughters and I rented the paddle boat we had an amazing evening on the water!! Our trip was not only scenic but also relaxing!!! My daughters want to return and do a paddle boarding adventure before we leave. The owners made us feel...More

Thank Jeannie M
StillwaterKayaks, Owner at Stillwater Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded June 21, 2018

It was great meeting you and your daughters! You all came back smiling from ear to ear! We hope to see you again before you vacation ends :)

Reviewed May 31, 2018

Had a great experience! The couple was great at explaining what we would see when kayaking with a map included for us to use. Very hospitable and friendly. Would definitely go again for sure if in the New Bern area.

Thank Rob P
StillwaterKayaks, Owner at Stillwater Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded June 21, 2018

We are so happy you enjoyed yourselves and certainly hope to see you again!

Reviewed May 22, 2018 via mobile

The couple operating Stillwater Kayaks are friendly, caring people who really make sure your kayaking experience is the best. They equipped us with a laminated map of the area we could travel, a cold bottle of water, and some extra helpful tips for intermediate kayakers....More

Thank Kaitlyn T
StillwaterKayaks, Owner at Stillwater Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded June 21, 2018

Osprey are beautiful birds aren't they? :) We are happy you enjoyed yourselves and hope to see you again real soon!

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Megan B
June 1, 2018|
Response from Brook R | Reviewed this property |
I think it depends on the kayak. Most that I have seen have a weight limit close to 250.
Denna W
April 27, 2018|
Response from StillwaterKayaks | Property representative |
Hello; Thank you for inquiring. With regard to sharks, I can say that we have not seen any. We are not located in the "ocean" but on Spring Branch Creek which is a tributary of the Neuse River. Please feel free to Google... More
Denna W
April 27, 2018|
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Response from StillwaterKayaks | Property representative |
Hello; Thank you for inquiring. With regard to sharks, I can say that we have not personally seen any nor have been informed by our paddlers that they have seen any. Please feel free to Google Spring Branch Creek and look... More