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Outdoor Shop & Kayak Centre

Open today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Outdoor Shop & Kayak Centre
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“sea kayaking”(10 reviews)
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North Devon's premier kayak & stand up paddleboard hire & sales centre. We are the only kayak/paddleboard hire company in Combe Matin that has fully qualified instructors to ensure your ultimate safety whilst out on the water. We boast decades & an...more
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Borough Road, Combe Martin, Exmoor National Park EX34 0AN, England
+44 7976 555004
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All reviews kayak tour sea kayaking safety talk in excellent condition local knowledge paddle boards no rush saw lots of wildlife hour session expert tuition knew his stuff sunny evening previous experience hadn t changing facilities high tide the owner
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Reviewed February 23, 2019 via mobile

Went on a guided kayak tour as a hen group and had a brilliant time. The instructors were so good, can’t recommend highly enough!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank SDM88
Reviewed October 10, 2018

Rented a kayak at a reasonable price and was given a nice kayak and the staff that i spoke too were friendly and happy to help.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ben D
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

Great shop friendly staff and very reasonable prices. Large variety of goods and special offers SUPERB

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank tonymL5449KD
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

I took my 14 yr old daughter and my 9 yr old German shepherd. Vince and his team educated us helped us and even looked after the dog for 1&1/2hrs. Top blokes. Thanks. Darren and Charley from west mids.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Pathfinder766569
Reviewed August 30, 2018

Great paddling around Combe Martin. Tried two other centres but neither would let me hire a kayak for my under 15 to paddle on his own, even though he is not a novice paddler. The Outdoor shop and kayak centre saved the day as both...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank barryyork2018
Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

An absolutely amazing experience! Felt totally confident in the guides Vince and Martin especially with the rainy conditions we encountered. Was a shame we didn’t see any wildlife but I guess you can’t guarantee that, especially with bad weather. Still we all had a fab...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank CarolineG4017
Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

My husband, son and I booked a two hour guided tour. We were met by Vince who took us through all we needed to know, then out on the water with Mike. We had not done any kayaking for years, but straight away felt confident...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank macoo_uk
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

A few of us from work decided to have a morning together paddle boarding. I phoned and spoke with Vince who suggested the Super Tanker. There were 12 of us so we had 2 paddle boards and the Super Tanker. It was amazing. Vince made...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank lizzywilk16
Reviewed August 21, 2018

Had a magical time out on kayaks with these guys. Vince took us out on a 2.5 hour kayak tour on a gorgeous sunny evening. It was perfect, they were super friendly, really knowledgeable and showed us so much. Totally recommend these guys. Thank you...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Heather Z
Reviewed August 21, 2018

Booked a day of kayaking.....on arrival spoke to James and he advised a 3 hour session as we were all novices......wouldn't let us go out without proper kit and full instruction ( including making sure we could all get back on after a capsize !...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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October 28, 2018|
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Response from harpersimon | Reviewed this property |
Can you take a dog on a Kajal?! Did you just ask that. No. You can't.
May 25, 2018|
Response from Vince I | Property representative |
Hi Kerry. Our kayak hires start from £10 per hour for a single & £15 for a double kayak. Looking at the weather forecast I would suggest tomorrow afternoon. We do offer other experiences like lessons & tours, it might be... More