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Sea Kayak Adventures

Anakiwa 7281, New Zealand
+64 3-574 2765
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Anakiwa 7281, New Zealand
+64 3-574 2765
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Reviewed 28 December 2014

I have never been kayaking before so was initially rather nervous. we had a guide for the morning and then paddled back in the afternoon by ourselves. The people at the base were very helpful and sorted us with everything that we needed. Our guide...More

1  Thank A282CEjan
sprat89, Owner at Sea Kayak Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2015

Thanks very much for taking the time to review us! Glad to hear that you enjoyed your day with and without Guide. We hope that your day has made you keen to do some more sea kayaking! :-)

Reviewed 16 December 2014

We were late in arriving and hadn't booked ahead but the people at Sea Kayak Adventures took it all in their stride and managed to get us into a two-person kayak and on the water in record time. They are well organized, gave us a...More

1  Thank wendymacp
sprat89, Owner at Sea Kayak Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2014

Thanks so much for the review. We are stoked you enjoyed your first time kayaking and hope that you are now eager beavers to get out there and do it some more! :-)

Reviewed 25 November 2014

My wife and I hired a double kayak for the day to see some of the Sounds and we were certainly not disappointed. We were given an excellent safety briefing by Nat and were then driven to our departure point. Nat ensured we were comfortable...More

1  Thank GOGWestCountry
Reviewed 6 October 2014

I signed up for a three day kayak tour on and around the bays/coves of Queen Charlotte Sound as part of a two week trip on the South Island. I've kayaked with friends, but never ventured out on my own so I was thrilled to...More

2  Thank Deb11_Eleven
Reviewed 6 July 2014 via mobile

We did a one day kayak trip from Anakiwa in the Queen Charlotte sounds and it was definitely one of our highlights in New Zealand. We were in a tandem kayak and given safety briefing beforehand. We saw lots of wildlife (NZ fur seals, blue...More

1  Thank Flockers5
Reviewed 15 May 2014

We went sea kayaking on a half day trip with Aaron. He was very knowledgeable about the area and the wildlife and plants within it. He was also incredibly easy to chat to. He looked after our group really well making sure we understood the...More

Thank Helen H
Reviewed 7 April 2014

Called in spontaneous to check out prices and availability. Decided to do a half day kayak tour for $ 40 per person. As we are unexperienced people in kayaking we got a thoroughly safety briefing and felt very comfortable with the advice. Nice and friendly...More

Thank 8immer
Reviewed 31 March 2014

Rented a tandem kayak for five days from sea kayak adventures in mid march 2014 and can highly recommend these guys. From their first, detailed response to my initial enquiry, through the end of the rental driving back to the shop (they went out their...More

Thank milljeff888
Reviewed 22 March 2014

We hired kayaks from Aaron and Nat who gave us some friendly advice on a route and an overnight stay, as an experienced kayaker back home I had requested a single kayak, this wasn't a problem (it was more of an issue elsewhere in NZ!)....More

Thank kayakmanx
Reviewed 24 February 2014

we had a fantastic day out with Aaron - he was really knowledgeable about the local area, flora, fauna, birds and fish and happy to share it with us with a lovely manner.

Thank jane s
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11 March 2016|
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