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Agua Verde Paddle Club

1307 NE Boat St, Below the Cafe on the water, Seattle, WA 98105-6701
+1 206-545-8570
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staff seemed bothered

My husband and I recently had dinner here and then planned to rent two SUP boards after. The staff... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Charmaine H
THE place on the lakes

Having rented from other vendors on Lake Union, I decided to give Agua Verde a try. Had a nice chat... read more

Reviewed June 23, 2018
James L
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Green Valley, Arizona
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Explore Seattle the way it’s meant to be viewed–from the water. We offer kayak and paddle board rentals March through October. Embark from beautiful Portage Bay explore Seattle’s diverse and vibrant house boat community. Cross the Montlake Cut to drift among herons and turtles in the serene Washington Park Arboretum. Or, sail under the freeway bridge toward Gasworks Park for beautiful views of the Seattle skyline. After your adventure is done, top it all off with margaritas and delicious Mexican food from upstairs. Kayaks, food and ambience may just be the best way to explore Seattle.
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“portage bay” (8 reviews)
“rent kayaks” (3 reviews)
“sunny day” (7 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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1307 NE Boat St, Below the Cafe on the water, Seattle, WA 98105-6701
University District
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+1 206-545-8570
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I recently had dinner here and then planned to rent two SUP boards after. The staff (young girl behind the counter) appeared agitated and was very much into no one standing near the desk unless you were speaking to her. Myself and...More

Thank Charmaine H
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Reviewed June 23, 2018

Having rented from other vendors on Lake Union, I decided to give Agua Verde a try. Had a nice chat with Rey Lopez aka El Preidente who doesn't seem to take life too seriously except when it comes to making sure his customers have a...More

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Reviewed June 17, 2018

Great example of what happens when there's no competition and lots of tourists available to bring their business here. Unchecked bad behavior. I'll start with the pros: this club has an excellent location, breathtaking views of the water, and has a great supply of kayaks...More

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Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

We’ve been here several time for lunch, and the food is consistently very good. This casual restaurant is on the Mountlake cut and has a view sunroom for eating as well as outside seating. The cafe gets crowded at noon so if you can get...More

Thank LoveCreatureComfort
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Reviewed August 24, 2017

Friendly and knowledgeable staff, though even though I mentioned I was a beginner they didn't really go over much of how to steer or what to do when a wake is approaching. I remembered what to do, so it wasn't a problem. You are outfitted...More

Thank TOBoarderGal
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Reviewed July 30, 2017 via mobile

Mind your Ps and Qs with staff! Stand and stay in the right place! Got us in and out safely and it was a great kayak trip!

Thank Bschamp
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Reviewed July 14, 2017 via mobile

Such a wonderful setting for going at your own pace around the Lake, or out-paddling your friends as you overtake them! Fun variety of craft on sea, air and land as you look around. Incredibly fun.

Thank David M
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Reviewed July 8, 2017 via mobile

This is my first time to play kayaking. It is really fun and the view here is awesome. We can the downtown skyline of Seattle and the icon building: Space Needle. I like and will definitely check it out next time.

Thank Qi Z
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Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

The kayaking experience was very nice. As others have stated, you get directions from the staff and the rental is based upon the time you spend on the water. The price is extremely reasonable compared to other places I've been around America. There is an...More

Thank Jenny24153
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Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

I have been coming here for years. My favorite are deep fried cod tacos. I love their salsas. Good for kids. Can be loud and wait time can be long. But you can get a drink, chips and wait for your table while looking at...More

Thank Nina S
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