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Sea Kayak Adventures

Anakiwa 7281, New Zealand
+64 3-574 2765
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US$93.52*
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Full-Day Guided Sea Kayaking Trip from Anakiwa
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US$67.34*
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Half-Day Guided Sea Kayaking Tour from Anakiwa
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Reviewed 12 March 2017

My wife, our 23 yo son and I went for a guided day trip here. We were the only ones in our group and our guide Darryl was happy to tailor the trip to what we wanted. As a result we had a fairly leisurely...More

Thank ThFerret
sprat89, Owner at Sea Kayak Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2017

Hi team, Im glad that you guys could make the most of being the only ones in the group and really make it the trip you wanted it to be. Thanks for taking the time to review us and I will pass on the review...More

Reviewed 24 February 2017

Our guide, Shawn, was excellent. He checked in on how we were feeling about the wind and the rigor of the trip as we were paddling to decide where to stop for lunch. We saw a blue penguin, sea ray, and other birds that he...More

Thank Koengeter
sprat89, Owner at Sea Kayak Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2017

HI there, thank you for taking the time to review your trip. We are stoked to hear that you enjoyed your day trip with Sean and saw some of the wildlife on offer here in the Sounds. Cheers Nat

Reviewed 19 February 2017

We had an amazing time on our overnight trip in the Marlborough Sound. Nat hooked us up with some great kayaks and gave us all the info we needed to really enjoy ourselves. On our way back in we were lucky enough to have a...More

Thank Erin K
sprat89, Owner at Sea Kayak Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2017

Hey Erin and Co, thanks for the awesome review! Glad you had a great time and got to meet some of the 'locals'. They are pretty spectacular to see. Cheers Nat

Reviewed 13 February 2017

Our guide Darrell was great. He gauged our kayaking abilities accurately, and was super friendly and helpful throughout the day. We were provided a lot of history of events and natural history of the area. Saw blue cod, sting rays, lots of non-stinging jelly fish,...More

Thank msbrodie
sprat89, Owner at Sea Kayak Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2017

Hi Mark, thank you for your review and we have passed on the feedback to Daryl. He certainly has learnt his stuff very quickly and has a great way of sharing it. Cheers Nat

Reviewed 11 February 2017

I have thoroughly enjoyed my two day MTB trip on the Queen Charlotte Track. The track is not highly technical for the experienced rider, but it does require a certain level of fitness to get up the steepest inclines. The climbing is definitely worth the...More

Thank VagnPedersen
sprat89, Owner at Sea Kayak Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2017

HI Vagn, stoked you enjoyed this awesome track we live next to. The views definitely make up for the hard work you put in. The kayak trip finishes off seeing the Sounds from all angles. Thanks for taking the time to review. Cheers Nat

Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Aaron and his partner were super helpful and cautious. We rented a double for three days. Aaron spent a lot of time with us helping us understand the route options and the weather and wind patterns. We chose to wait two days to start until...More

Thank Aprilandfred
sprat89, Owner at Sea Kayak Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2017

Hi April and Fred, thanks for taking the time to review us. Glad that you had a good time out there and were able to explore the Queen Charlotte Track too. Cheers Nat

Reviewed 8 February 2017

Just completed a three day / 2 night sea kayak trip with Sea Kayak Adventure and TOTALLY recommend. (6th Feb 2017) Two dads and two children under 12 on our annual trip and once again Sea Kayak Adventures, Nat and Aaron made the trip awesome,...More

Thank Sean954
sprat89, Owner at Sea Kayak Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2017

Hi Sean, thanks so much for taking the time to review us. We really do appreciate it. Im glad that you enjoyed your trip ....and the muffins. Daryl has done really well with his interp so it's nice to hear that from you. It is...More

Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

We had a terrific half day paddling with Sea Kayak Adventures. The setting is stunning and SKA were well organised and equipped. Good to have an initial safety briefing where you book in and then on the water very efficiently. We had a guide with...More

Thank Andrew H
sprat89, Owner at Sea Kayak Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2017

HI Andrew, thanks for taking the time to review us. We do try and keep the boring bits to a minimum so you can have more time on the water, enjoying yourselves. Glad you enjoyed having the guide around. Cheers Nat

Reviewed 1 February 2017

Fantastic afternoon trip in double kayaks in some beautiful surroundings. Jeremy explained the instructions / health & safety with ease and we all felt informed for a great paddle on the water. Thanks Jeremy for the on-going commentary throughout the trip about what we were...More

Thank kandjhurley
sprat89, Owner at Sea Kayak Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2017

Hi Kieran, stoked you had a great afternoon with Jeremy. His experience really does show in his work and we are very lucky yo have him here. Thanks for taking the time to review us. Cheers Nat

Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

The service was great right from booking the afternoon trip, checking if it was going to go ahead since weather was iffy and then getting us on the water. Lance was a great guide with a good sense of humour. Was great chatting to him...More

Thank Roberta B
sprat89, Owner at Sea Kayak Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2017

Hey Roberta, Im happy that you got to do your trip and enjoy the Sounds in the differing weather patterns. Lance has really come into his own this season and it's nice to hear that clients are enjoying his company. Thanks for taking the time...More

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jenniferkW8978PM
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Response from sprat89 | Property representative |
Hi Jenny Yes this trips will run in January 2017. We run this trip on a, as and when basis, so as soon as we have 2 people interested we will run the trip. This can be done as a guided trip or a freedom rental. Check out the... More
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