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R&R Kayaks

279 Sandy Bay-Marahau Road, Marahau 7197, New Zealand
+64 508 223 224
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Among all the options offered in the town I selected this one with my 10 friends to do kayaking and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Fernando G
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Hannah’s the best!

Did the half day Magic in The Middle tour, with just the four of us guided by Hannah. Everything... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
BrendanArrowtown2
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Arrowtown, New Zealand
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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.
  • Excellent92%
  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“kayak tour” (11 reviews)
“hot shower” (6 reviews)
“national park” (13 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
279 Sandy Bay-Marahau Road, Marahau 7197, New Zealand
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+64 508 223 224
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"kayak tour"
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"hot shower"
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"national park"
in 13 reviews
"creme de la creme"
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"water taxi"
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"abel tasman"
in 42 reviews
"felt very safe"
in 4 reviews
"half day tour"
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"paradise islands"
in 3 reviews
"adele island"
in 10 reviews
"saw seals"
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"fur seals"
in 7 reviews
"fantastic staff"
in 2 reviews
"hit the spot"
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"great equipment"
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"family run company"
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"amazing scenery"
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Among all the options offered in the town I selected this one with my 10 friends to do kayaking and it was definitely a good choice. A good price, free WiFi, hot showers beautiful landscapes and time enough to enjoy the experience, adding a delicious...More

1  Thank Fernando G
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Did the half day Magic in The Middle tour, with just the four of us guided by Hannah. Everything was well managed, informative and at times entertaining. Felt super safe and very manageable for the family. Learnt lots about the Abel Tasman, sea and bird...More

1  Thank BrendanArrowtown2
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My friends and I did the Marine Reserve Trip and we were really happy with the adventure! There were 11 of us and we had two guides with us explaining everything really well and telling us really interesting facts about the Park. We also had...More

Thank Luis G
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We called very early (7 o’clock) on a Friday morning to enquire about available kajak tours to the Abel Tasman National Park for the same day. As feared it wasn’t that easy since it was a very nice day and we were more than late...More

1  Thank Michiha
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The highlight of our summer holidays was spent in the Abel Tasman on an Indulgent Kayak Experience. R&R Kayaks, Marahau, organised three full days of guided kayaking with luxury accommodation aboard Te Harinui, a chartered yacht from Abel Tasman Sailing Adventures. This trip was fantastic...More

1  Thank Dawn-Lee O
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Rohan-RRKayaks, Owner at R&R Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Dawn-Lee, Thank you very much for bringing your family out with us for 3 days on our our 'Indulgence' package. It is great to hear that you enjoyed the whole experience we put together for you and that it was the summer highlight!!!! We...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did the 2 day Kiwi Escape tour at the end of December 2017. Due to a mix up on the dates of the tour (entirely my fault), we ended up witnessing first hand how good Rohan and his team's customer service is. Thanks to...More

1  Thank JN_Dublin
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Rohan-RRKayaks, Owner at R&R Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi John, Thank you very much for kind words about our business and operation. We were so happy to be able to accommodate you both and make it all work. Great to hear that you loved the tour, the gear, the kayaks, the food and...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We did the full day kayak tour yesterday (Crème de la Crème tour). Everything was perfect: very good organisation, professional, good equipment (included in the price), delicious lunch and a really good and nice tour guide 😉 also the warm shower after the tour was...More

Thank Melissa G
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Rohan-RRKayaks, Owner at R&R Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Melissa, Thank you very much for writing us a review of your experience and great to hear that you enjoyed the day, the tour and the guide. We hope to see you again in the future. Cheers Rohan :)

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great experience to have in the place, we did the Twilight tour and it consisted of kayaking from Marahau to Keriteri. On the way we also stopped on a great beach to have yummy snacks! The Guide was super cool and it guided us the...More

Thank rebeccag3110
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Rohan-RRKayaks, Owner at R&R Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Rebecca, Thank you very much for coming out on our Twilight tour and great to hear that you enjoyed the evening. Also great to hear that you enjoyed your guide for the tour. Hope to see you again in the future. Cheers Rohan:)

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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

We had booked a two day outdoor kayak, walk and sleep tour, but it was cancled because of bad weather conditions and the owner at R&R kayak were excellent at informing us, giving us other options for a kayak experience and booking a new place...More

Thank Britt G
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Rohan-RRKayaks, Owner at R&R Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Hi Britt, Thank you very much for taking the time to write us a review and for your understanding with the bad weather and tour alterations. It is great to hear that you enjoyed the tour we put together for you and the service we...More

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Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

We did the 'Magic in the Middle' half day tour with Hannah as our guide. Includes water taxi in both directions. Very well organised, heaps of fun, knowledgeable and entertaining guide, stunning scenery and a hot shower at the end. Also we had a quick...More

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Rohan-RRKayaks, Owner at R&R Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

He there, Thank you very much for taking the time to write us a review about your experience. Great to hear you enjoyed the tour and enjoyed Hannah as your guide. We hope to see you again in the future. Cheers Rohan :)

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