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Kahu Kayaks

Sandy Bay Road, Marahau, New Zealand
+64 3-527 8300
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Southern Blend Tour

I did the half day Southern Blend tour and really enjoyed it. The kayaking is beautiful and you... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Aimee L
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Denver, Colorado
Abel Tasman kayaking

Excellent trip! Good induction, quality sea kayaks, taxi transfer smooth and fast. Amber was an... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2018
robert l
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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Sandy Bay Road, Marahau, New Zealand
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+64 3-527 8300
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I did the half day Southern Blend tour and really enjoyed it. The kayaking is beautiful and you don't need any experience to do it. The guide was great and really informative. Beautiful scenery and a really fun day! They will also work with you...More

Thank Aimee L
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Kahu K, Owner at Kahu Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Aimee for taking the time to review your tour with us. Glad you had a good time and I hope you enjoy the rest of your holiday. Thanks again

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Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Excellent trip! Good induction, quality sea kayaks, taxi transfer smooth and fast. Amber was an exceptional guide! Knowledgeable about the national park and its wildlife. As a result an extraordinary day out! Thank you!

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Reviewed 19 April 2018

My husband and I chose to do the full day kayak that takes you to the Marine Reserve. Amber was our guide and she was amazing. The punctuality and professionalism of this company was perfect. They picked us up from the Barn on time, and...More

Thank nicola s
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

My husband and I kayaked in March and Kahu couldn't have made us feel more welcome. Abel Tasman is beautiful and kayaking is a great way to catch the scenery. On arrival we were introduced to our guide Amber who was lovely and spent the...More

Thank Zeeb23
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

We took the all day park paddle with our guide and one other couple. Our guide was great. She gave a running commentary of the area and wildlife for the entire trip. She guided us from the put in through the park and back to...More

Thank Charles W
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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Great day out! staff were great, knowledgeable, friendly and it really made the day just learning little details and facts about the area and wildlife. We did a kayak session then boat/sailing trip back 😊

Thank David P
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Together with two other people, I did the Serenity tour with Amber who was such a great and knowledgeable guide! In the morning we kajaked within the marine reserve and could observe plenty of seals, pops, birds and even some pinguins - what a lucky...More

Thank Katharina V
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Reviewed 7 April 2018

It was an all-around good day. Guide Troy was extremely helpful and knowledgeable, as well as quite funny and approachable. We did the full-day trip and saw a lot of cool things like seals and even a penguin, there was great weather, we even had...More

Thank AlexTheCanadian
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Reviewed 15 March 2018

A relatively small company but the staff are brilliant and could not be more helpful. We did the half day of walking followed by guided kayaking in the afternoon. The water taxi driver (Hadley) in the morning was brilliant and pointed our interesting features and...More

Thank Henry L
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

This is a relatively small outfit by comparison with other local companies but it was very professionally run in a relaxed way. The staff were friendly and our guide Troy especially good. I did the full day kayak trip. Troy was knowledgeable and humorous on...More

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Response from Katharina V | Reviewed this property |
While Kajaking you cannot swim as you are very professionally „attached“ to the kajak. However, the half day kajak/half day walking tour gives you some time to swim after the walk at a beautiful beach.
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