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Paddle Surf RI

25 reviews
Westerly, RI, USA
About Paddle Surf RI
At Paddle Surf Ri we offer a variety of Surf and Paddle Board activities. Including surfing lessons, paddle board tours, stand up paddle board rentals and kayaks. We have a water front location on the river for calm paddling experience. We operate out of a repurposed houseboat with comfy patio seating for your enjoyment! If we don't have what your looking for we can customize and experience just right for you!
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend and I enjoyed it so much we rented again a day later! Only $25 for such a nice little experience. Good activity to try before heading to the beach on a nice day. The staff is so friendly and the location is beautiful...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank sarah_sara_sar
Reviewed September 4, 2018

Nice view, quiet water, minimal boat traffic were the main cons. Attendant was friendly. I thought it was a little over the top that they charged $5 per person for a two minutes long "education". As an after thought (when one person was already in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

We had a great time with Lisa Monday for paddle board lessons. She is so friendly and personable. Our lessons were great. She managed to pay attention to each one of us. It was a group of 6 Everyone enjoyed the experience Thank you Lisa

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank buss0
Reviewed August 24, 2018

Instructors were well qualified to teach mid-levels teens in a group lesson. Waves were great too, which is always a bonus. Not our first time with Paddle Surf and it won’t be our last. Lots of fun.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank LocalBluestocking
Lisa K, Manager at Paddle Surf RI, responded to this reviewResponded August 26, 2018

Thank you for the kind review! So happy to hear your teens had a great time because thats what surfing is about!

Reviewed August 21, 2018

My 15 daughter and I took surfing lessons and really enjoyed the experience. Our instructor knew lots of people at the beach and they all seemed to respect and like him. His instruction was just enough time on the beach and most of the time...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank martingreen2017
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

My 9 and 11 year olds had their first ever surf lessons with Brian at Fenway beach. They had a great experience! Brian was a great instructor, helped build up their confidence and helped every step of they to assure they had a fun time....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank tbanhon
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

My daughter started taking surfing lessons in different places in the NY area and overseas and no place can be compared to this one! The crew was so professional- they actually teach and move forward as soon as you’re ready. The private beach was perfect...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank efinizan
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

We rented two paddle boards for 5 days, and the entire experience was pleasant and effortless. Thank you for making our vacation so much fun!!!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jill V
Reviewed July 30, 2018

Great location with beautiful scenery and overall enjoyed the experience kayaking and paddle-surfing. Felt very safe and prepared for the event, definitely recommend for people of all ages/experience levels. Be advised when you pay for an hour it includes putting the gear in water, adjusting...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank m114008
Lisa K, Manager at Paddle Surf RI, responded to this reviewResponded July 31, 2018

Thanks for the great review! I'm sorry you didn't get 1hr on the water, you should have. I'll inform all of the staff for future reference. (the only reason we would be sticklers for the time return is if boards are reserved for another client...More

Reviewed July 12, 2018

Had a great surf lesson with Brian. I am a novice, and he helped me with exactly what I needed to work on - identifying the wave to catch and catching it independently. He was fun to work with, and also helped me understand the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank StevenL_11
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