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R&R Kayaks

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279 Sandy Bay-Marahau Road, Marahau 7197, New Zealand
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An amazing day out on the water!

Very professional setup and informative briefing. Very good equipment and really useful info from... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Harry A
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Highly recommend!

After coming highly recommended we thoroughly enjoyed our full day tour! Would recommend the creme... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Rosie F
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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.
  • Excellent91%
  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“hot shower” (7 reviews)
“kayak tour” (11 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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279 Sandy Bay-Marahau Road, Marahau 7197, New Zealand
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"hot shower"
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"kayak tour"
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"creme de la creme"
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"free wifi"
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"water taxi"
in 18 reviews
"national park"
in 13 reviews
"abel tasman"
in 43 reviews
"felt very safe"
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"great equipment"
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"paradise islands"
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"half day tour"
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"adele island"
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"saw seals"
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"bark bay"
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"his team"
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"hit the spot"
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"family run company"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very professional setup and informative briefing. Very good equipment and really useful info from the guides. Stunning scenery and a great way to see the National park and seal colonies. Also, hot showers at the end are a major bonus for those in a campervan!More

2  Thank Harry A
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Rohan-RRKayaks, Owner at R&R Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Harry, Thank you for coming out kayaking with us and great to hear that you enjoyed the day and also appreciated the quality gear, guide, safety briefing and also the base facilities wit the hot shower and free wifi. Hope to see you again...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After coming highly recommended we thoroughly enjoyed our full day tour! Would recommend the creme de la creme tour as you get a full day seeing many gorgeous beaches and have plenty of time to walk back to Anchorage! Our guide Corbin was very friendly...More

1  Thank Rosie F
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Rohan-RRKayaks, Owner at R&R Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Rosie, Thank you very much for your coming out kayaking with us and also for taking the time to write a review of your experience with us. Great to hear you enjoyed the tour and your guide and also the overall experience. Hope to...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Since our youngest daughter only is 7, prearranged kayak tours have not been an option. Instead we decided to go with R&R's three day private indulge tour for a very reasonable price considering what we got. Rohan att R&R kayaks was very responsive from the...More

2  Thank Anne G
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Rohan-RRKayaks, Owner at R&R Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Anne, Thank you very much for choosing the R&R Indulgence package for your family and it is great to hear that it will be one of your NZ highlights to take away with you. We hope to one day see you again in the...More

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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed this kayaking day trip!!! I was a little worried a full day might be a bit much as I haven’t kayaked since last September (fall in Canada). But we paddled at a relaxed pace and didn’t feel rushed at all. Corbin was an...More

1  Thank Keeda
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Rohan-RRKayaks, Owner at R&R Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2018

Hi Keeda, Thank you so much for your kind words about our tour and guide. It is great to hear that you enjoyed the whole experience we offered. Thanks again for coming out kayaking with us and we hope to see you again in the...More

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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Took a kayaking + trek tour and water taxi tour with R&R and loved every single part of it! We kayaked first and then walked. The kayaking was amazing, our guide was super friendly and explained many things about the park, the animals and plans...More

1  Thank Estel M
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Rohan-RRKayaks, Owner at R&R Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

Hi Estel, Thank you so much for coming out kayaking with us. Great to hear that you loved that tour and all the extras that we offer back at our base facility. We hope to see you again in the future. Cheers Rohan :)

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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Just spent an amazing day on a kayak trip from Bark Bay to Anchorage Bay with R&R. Great equipment, fantastic guide. Loved every minute.

2  Thank martin g
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Rohan-RRKayaks, Owner at R&R Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

Hi Martin, Thank you very much for coming out kayaking with us and for taking the time to write a review about yoru experience. Great to hear that you loved every minute of it. Hope to see you gain in the future. Cheers Rohan :)

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Reviewed 11 March 2018

We did the half day Tonga Seal trip in early March. We chose this trip both for the advertised activities, and also because we like dealing with small, family-run companies. We found the staff to be warm, friendly and informative. They also fully addressed a...More

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Rohan-RRKayaks, Owner at R&R Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Hi there, Thank you for choosing to come out kayaking with us. We hope you enjoyed your stay int he Abel Tasman area and it is great to hear that we looked after you. Regards Rohan :)

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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We spent a very enjoyable afternoon sea kayaking with these guys. Taken by Water Taxi ( initially towed by a tractor on a trailer) then into deep water where it sped us to a beach. We were given all the equipment and help we needed...More

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Rohan-RRKayaks, Owner at R&R Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2018

Hi there, Thank you very much for your review and for choosing to come kayaking with us. Great to hear you enjoyed the experience and we hope to see you again in the future. Cheers Rohan :)

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Reviewed 3 March 2018

We had a great time. We were water taxied from land to the water and up the coast to a lovely cove where we met Lucas. He gave us a briefing and kitted us out, then we were on the water. We kayaked across to...More

1  Thank Rachael B
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Rohan-RRKayaks, Owner at R&R Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2018

Hi Rachael, Thank you very much for coming out kayaking with us and great to hear to you enjoyed the tour and your guide Lucas. And we were more than happy to help with the car on your return. Hope to see you again in...More

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Reviewed 18 February 2018 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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Rohan-RRKayaks, Owner at R&R Kayaks, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2018

Hi Fernando, Thank you and your friends for coming out with us. Great to hear you enjoyed the experience and all the facilities we offer after the tour and throughout the day. We hope to see you again in the future. Cheers Rohan :)

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