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Coastal Kayakers

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We offer a range of guided kayak tours and hire options that cater to all experience levels and desire for adventure. Tours depart daily from our Beach Base and we have a tour to suit everyone. Explore the Waitangi Inlet on one of our Waterfall...more
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Te Karuwha Parade | Paihia/Waitangi Beach, Waitangi 0200, New Zealand
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We were booked onto a different tour however due to sickness it couldn’t go ahead last minute. The guys got us on a different tour, same time and day. They collected us from our accommodation and dropped us back off afterwards. We were out with...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Rented a tandem kayak in order to get out on the water. Staff were very friendly and knowledgeable equipment first rate. Paddled out to islands then into mangrove stands. Very enjoyable experience.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great paddle. They really liked after us. Waterfall was great, as was paddling around the island.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice kayak, beautiful picturesque views,good knowledge and cool stories of the roots and ancestry of the Moari villages. Then after the kayak when we got back chad (owner) went out of his way and told us plenty of places to go and see that fitted...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 56coreygibson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic staff! Super helpful! Beautiful location! High recommend using these guys for a nice day out on the water! Equipment was tip top, they even gave us some trip advise and went above and beyond to fix my sunnies! Thanks guys!! ☺️

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Navigate22520116016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were simply walking to the waterfall past the booth in Paihia and were “persuaded” to kayak up! We are glad we did as we had an excellent few hours paddling with Rob expertly at the helm! We thoroughly enjoyed our trip.More

Date of experience: November 2018
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CoastalKayakersNZ, Manager at Coastal Kayakers, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are great like that, whether it be convincing you to come on a kayak tour or helping you with where to eat or where to go next. We love meeting and talking with everyone. We are so pleased you came out with us and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sailing into the Bay on the Princess Majestic my wife and I were ready for some fun and adventure. Both over 70 years old we had a great day in the company of this organisation. You paddle one way to the falls and a bus...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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CoastalKayakersNZ, Manager at Coastal Kayakers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We do offer a cruise ship excursion and this is a great way to spending a few hours exploring our beautiful surrounds, this is an easy and fun paddle filled with local history and Maori legends. Storage at our beach base means you can bring...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Relaxing and fun with wonderful scenery. Guides were great people who added to the experience. Highly recommended!More

Thank allyshep
CoastalKayakersNZ, Manager at Coastal Kayakers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We do have a beautiful part of Aotearoa to show off and we are blessed to do so. We love catering to the customers on tour and changing our tour accordingly. You are amazing for takingthe time to review us, thank you so much. THe...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We hired a double sea kayak for half a day and went around / stopped at some of the islands near Paihia wharf on a calm day. Had a great experience and the paddling was easy and fun due to the excellent equipment. Take some...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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CoastalKayakersNZ, Manager at Coastal Kayakers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are so pleased you enjoyed your paddling expereince. Hiring a kayak is a great way to explore at your own pace, back a picnic and a camera into a dry bag supplied by us and off you go with the help from our guides...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I did this trip up the Waitangi river originally in March this year. Chad and all the staff were so friendly and on my second visit to NZ this year I decided to do it again in November. I was not disappointed and had a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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CoastalKayakersNZ, Manager at Coastal Kayakers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

As we change the tour depending on the customers it is something you can do more than once. We love our mahi (work) and enjoy showing our slice of paradise off. We are so pleased you enjoyed your second tour as much as the first...More

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