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About Mission Bay Watersports
Come discover the exciting new sport of Stand Up Paddleboarding (or SUP)! As a Surfing NZ Approved SUP School, all of our lessons and tours are taught by our friendly International Surfing Association (ISA) qualified SUP instructors. Learn the basics in our Intro to SUP lesson, progress with the advanced courses, or tour the area while 'walking on water'. Stand Up Paddle Boards and Kayaks provide a peaceful, low impact way of experiencing this world class destination - the ideal platform to experience nature on nature's terms. 'Break Free' and get in touch with it all at Mission Bay!
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Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

Brilliant service and great value!! We’ve now been kayaking and SUP with Mission Bay Watersports and on both occasions we’ve had a brilliant time! Nick and his team are awesome and it’s excellent value for money (especially with an Entertainment voucher). Will be back soon!!More

Date of experience: October 2018
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kiwiaround, Manager at Mission Bay Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of that we offer at Mission Bay Watersports. Water sports is what we love and its great that our passion shows. Hope to see you again in the future and as summer is here I'm...More

Reviewed 26 May 2018

Kayaking at the mission bay was a great experience. Our instructor was informative and helpful but also fun. It is very safe and the water if shallow so do not worry!More

Date of experience: May 2018
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kiwiaround, General Manager at Mission Bay Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are happy that your experience at Mission Bay fun and safe. Its also great to read that your instructor was helpful, we pride ourselves in teaching people how to kayak correctly in a safe and fun way. Thanks again and we hope to see...More

Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

I came here with my mum, and she'd never been on a Kayak and I was nervous. However Nick and Lucy are terrific instructors who went out of their way to make it a memorable experience. They even entertained my mum while I was search...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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kiwiaround, Manager at Mission Bay Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

Thank you for the great review. Our goal at Mission Bay is to provide safe and fun water sports experiences and happy to hear you felt we achieved this. It is very cool that you choose to kayak with your mum and it is great...More

Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Super amazing instructors, kind and friendly making you feel at ease. Excellent value for money and would definitely recommend to anyone interested in spending some time on the water.

Date of experience: December 2017
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kiwiaround, Manager at Mission Bay Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to give us such a positive review! It's awesome to hear that our instructors are doing a great job. We hope to see you back at the beach again soon.

Reviewed 6 October 2017

The most sparkling morning in Mission Bay today. Super calm and super warm for October. Still, I didn’t fancy getting wet and had scoffed when the Mission Bay Watersports crew promised me a “totally dry paddle boarding experience”. They obviously didn’t know how uncoordinated and...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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kiwiaround, Manager at Mission Bay Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to give us such an awesome review! We are very pleased to hear that your SUP lesson went well and you managed to stay dry the whole time. We are lucky to have such a beautiful view...More

Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

This was my first time kayaking with Mission Bay Watersports and it was an awesome experience! Marius explained the guidelines in a simple and clear manner and the declaration form that I was asked to fill into wasn't a chore - it normally is. Their...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Simply, mission bay is a beach where u can enjoy the big mixture of different cultures and a great spot to socialise with others

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

We wanted to give stand up paddle boarding a try. These guys were great. Just turn up and hire. They have all the gear, give a quick but thorough briefing before you on your way. Can do 30min or hour rentals.

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed 15 December 2015

Rebecca is a great teacher. Teaches you the basics first and in clear concise steps so you learn quickly how to get going on a paddle board. Good fun and good exercise too. Loved being on the water.

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Cindy E
Reviewed 7 December 2015

Great experience this weekend with Mission Bay Watersports. The equipment was decent & plentiful. Instructions were detailed but not laborious. Staff were helpful, special mention to Rebecca for a great lesson on the day & being accommodating when we had to change the day. Highly...More

Date of experience: December 2015
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