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The Sea Kayak Company

506 High Street, Motueka 7120, New Zealand
+64 3-528 7251
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Full-Day Astrolabe Kayaking Eco-Tour
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$159.53*
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Full-Day Abel Tasman Relaxed or Late Riser Kayaking
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The Sea Kayak Company is a family owned business that operates guided and freedom rental kayak trips in the Abel Tasman National Park.
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good13%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Hours Today: 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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506 High Street, Motueka 7120, New Zealand
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Reviewed February 7, 2017

In December 2016/January 2017, we spent 3 weeks on the South Island. Our day with the Sea Kayak Company was the consensus favorite activity of our trip. Hannah and Daniel were our fun and knowledgeable guides. The water taxi ride to Torrent Bay turned out...More

Thank Waynevol81
SeaKayakCompany, Owner at The Sea Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded February 8, 2017

HI Wayne. Thanks for the review. Pleased you enjoyed your day out in paradise and hope to see you again some time. Cheers, Paul and the SKC crew :)

Reviewed February 7, 2017 via mobile

We took out a kayak from here for 3 days to go around the national park camping this week and the staff could not have been more helpful! They were very friendly and gave great advice on the best places to see and camp and...More

Thank Lizzieandnik
SeaKayakCompany, Owner at The Sea Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded February 8, 2017

Hi Lizzie. Thanks for the great review. Pleased you had a great time and hope to see you again some time.Cheers, Paul and the SKC crew :)

Reviewed January 16, 2017 via mobile

We had such an amazing time kayaking in the clear blue waters of the Abel Tasman national park. We went on the two day 'Shags and Seals' excursion which involved two reasonably easy-going days of kayaking and a 12k hike on the first day to...More

Thank Anna R
SeaKayakCompany, Owner at The Sea Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded January 18, 2017

Hi Anna. Thank you for your review.Pleased you enjoyed your trip. The Houseboat is a cool way to spend a night in the Park. Many Thanks. Paul and the SKC crew :)

Reviewed January 13, 2017 via mobile

You'd be better off hiring a kayak right on spot (a sandy carpark just before the village Marahau). We rented a kayak for one day and were at the carpark at 8.40. We helped one guide to put all the kayaks on the beach just...More

Thank Mariesstone
SeaKayakCompany, Owner at The Sea Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded January 14, 2017

Thank you for your review. We are sorry that you were waiting but the briefing does take 45 minutes and as you were on the water at 10.00am I find it hard to believe that it started at 9.40am. The briefings are done as a...More

Reviewed January 11, 2017 via mobile

We just returned from the Full-Day Kayaking Eco-Tour which was absolutely amazing experience!! This was our first time kayaking and we all did very well. We felt very safe and listened to the instructions given by our instructor. Our instructor Sven was very funny guy....More

Thank Iwcsi
SeaKayakCompany, Owner at The Sea Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded January 12, 2017

Thanks for your kind words guys. Please you enjoyed your day out with Sven. Hope to see you again sometime. Take care Paul and the SKC crew.

Reviewed January 5, 2017 via mobile

I just completed the 3 day "Pure Abel Tasman" with my wife and two teenage sons. I can't speak highly enough of the trip. From the information and assistance provided by Paul when I booked months ago to the expertise of Isaac London who guided...More

Thank Moonhaven_2933
SeaKayakCompany, Owner at The Sea Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded January 7, 2017

Hi Guys. Pleased you enjoyed your trip, I know Isaac did. hope to see you again some time and safe travels. Kind regards. Paul and the crew.

Reviewed January 5, 2017

We took the 3 day, 2 night sea kayak adventure and it was absolutely wonderful! Our guide, Isaac, really took the weather into account and everything timed perfectly; we were at the campsite with tents up before it started to rain, all sea kayaking was...More

Thank workingmom919
SeaKayakCompany, Owner at The Sea Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded January 7, 2017

Hi team, Thank you for your kind words. Pleased you all enjoyed the trip with Isaac. I know he did. hope to see you again some time. Cheers, Paul and the crew.

Reviewed January 2, 2017

From easily arranged transport to the launch point, to the great hot showers back at base after our 3 days of kayaking, this was an excellent all-around experience. Our guide Teesh was superb, allowing us the right amount of time to explore while giving us...More

Thank Rebecca K
SeaKayakCompany, Owner at The Sea Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded January 4, 2017

Hi Rebecca, Pleased you had a good time, hope to see you again some time. Safe travels. Paul and the SKC :)

Reviewed December 27, 2016 via mobile

1 day kayak and they organised 1 night camping tent etc. Was well organised pick up from town centre brought to drop off point. Great kayak around sea plus river lagoon. Please note its a few hours do your arms will ache! Would advise swimwear...More

Thank Huck L
SeaKayakCompany, Owner at The Sea Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded December 29, 2016

Thanks for your review Huck. Pleased you had a good time and hope to see you again some time. Kind regards, Paul and the SKC crew :)

Reviewed November 14, 2016

3 old married ducks and one spring chicken decided to see what the Able Tasman was all about in the middle of winter. We were blown away by the beauty of the trip, how professional and informative the guides were and basically how easy and...More

Thank Sarah M
SeaKayakCompany, Owner at The Sea Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded November 15, 2016

Hi there. Thank you for your kind words. I know our guide enjoyed taking you beautiful young ladies out on an adventure into our paradise. Guns and six pack are a work in progress. Hope to see you all again.Cheers Paul and the SKC crew...More

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Michele J
October 21, 2016|
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Response from PaulKerwin | Property representative |
Hi Michele. Private rooms are a double bed. Quietness ? Cheers Paul .
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4acadia
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Response from Kathryn K | Reviewed this property |
Hi there we did a half day trip with the Sea Kayak company based in Motueka. We had a group of 10 and the youngest was 12. She had never kayaked really before and had no problems. We did it in double kayaks so that... More
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