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We are a genuine small family owned and operated sea kayaking company in the Abel Tasman National Park. We offer half day - multi day guided tours and kayak rentals. R&R Kayaks is located in Marahau, the gateway to the famous Abel Tasman.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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279 Sandy Bay-Marahau Road, Marahau 7197, New Zealand
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+64 508 223 224
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The 4 of us (parents and son/daughter-in-law) really loved our day of kayaking with R&R.We did the OarSome Marine reserve tour, Everything was well organized and our guide was great. Lunch was a really delicious croissant sandwich. Of course, eating lunch on a gorgeous beach...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank 385lorik
Rohan-RRKayaks, Owner at R&R Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi there, Thank you so much for taking the time to write us a review of your day out with us on the Oarsome Marine Reserve tour. Great to hear you enjoyed the day, the guide, the lunch and the overall Abel Tasman Experience we...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Apparently, the best way to experience Abel Tasman National Park is on land as well as on the water. R&R Kayak seemed like a good choice for exactly that - and boy they are. It's a small, highly professional and very friendly business I would...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank HundredWattBulb
Rohan-RRKayaks, Owner at R&R Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there, Thank you so much taking the time to write a review about your experience with us and thank you for the kind words and recommendation. The Cleopatras Delight is a great tour and our guides are superstars (we may be a little bias)!!!!...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had been in NZ for over 2 weeks and been wanting to kayak (our first time). Although the weather had aced our plans a couple of previous times, we found the perfect chance at Marahau and R&R Kayaks located right next Aqua Water Taxis....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Rohan-RRKayaks, Owner at R&R Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Ronnald, Thank you both so much for coming out kayaking with us. Great to hear you enjoyed the day and the whole experience and especially our superstar guide Ryan. We hope to see you again in the future and thanks again for coming to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for a great time and a great company providing kayak tours your search has to end here. We rang Rohan at R&R in advance to ask about various options and the guy simply could not have been more helpful and accommodating...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Rohan-RRKayaks, Owner at R&R Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Nat, Thank you so much for your kind words about our family run business and your superstar guide Jacob, he sure is one of the R&R whanau (family)!!! Great to hear you enjoyed the 2 days we put together for you and we hope...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a half day kajaking with our Guide Jakob ( thanks Jake, ist was so much fun with you!)from Bark Bay to Marahau and it was awesome! Nice little group with 8 people and lots of Informations about the Nationalpark, the wildlife around and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Rohan-RRKayaks, Owner at R&R Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there, Thank you so much for coming out on our half day tour. Great to hear that you enjoyed the day and our superstar guide Jake. Thanks for the recommendation and safe travels ahead. We hope to see you again in the future. Cheers...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

From the start of our adventure, we were treated to outstanding service and friendly staff! We so enjoyed our day with this company and would recommend it to anyone interested in kayaking in Abel Tasman. Every piece of our day flowed with ease, from our...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Rohan-RRKayaks, Owner at R&R Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Bridget, Thank you so much for coming out kayaking with us and thank you so much for your lovely review and kind words about our little business. It is great to hear that you enjoyed the day with us and with our superstar guide...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My friend and I hired a lovely two person kayak to explore the area on our own and had a fantastic day. The safety briefing and good quality equipment added to our feeling of security, the kayak was very comfy and we set off with...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank meercat05
Rohan-RRKayaks, Owner at R&R Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi there, Thank you so much for coming out kayaking with us. Great to see you enjoyed the day on the water and all the extras that we offered. Awesome photos also. Hope to see you again in the future. Cheers Rohan :)

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We joined the 'magic in the middle' and it was nice. We were a total group of 7 plus the guide. My son and I were inexperienced the rest of the group with far more experience. So it was difficult for the guide to keep...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank LiseFV
Rohan-RRKayaks, Owner at R&R Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Lise, Thank you for coming out kayaking with us, great to hear you enjoyed the afternoon but sorry to read that it didn't live up to what you were expecting. We hope to see you again in the future. Cheers Rohan :)

Reviewed 15 December 2018 via mobile

We had a great day kayaking around Tonga Island. The equipment was all near new and great quality and Corbin was a fantastic guide.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Rohan-RRKayaks, Owner at R&R Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 16 December 2018

Hi there, Thank you so much for choosing to come kayaking with us for your Abel Tasman experience. Great to hear you enjoyed the day, the gear, guide and the overall experience. Hope to see you again in the future. Cheers Rohan :)

Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

Tour half walk half kayak and water taxi combo. You couldnot puzzel out this great combo where you will see the best sides of abel tasman park. Jacob our guide was highly motivated to give as as much as He know which was an top...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Escape107274
Rohan-RRKayaks, Owner at R&R Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2018

Hi there, Thank you so much for coming out kayaking with us. Great to hear that you enjoyed your guide Jake and the whole experience we put together for you with kayaking, walking and water taxis. We hop[e to see you again. Cheers Rohan :)

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