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Address: | Embarcadere de Pinel Island, Cul de Sac 97150, St. Maarten-St. Martin
Phone Number: +590 690 22-0322
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09:30 - 17:00
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Wed - Sat 09:30 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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We offer everyday eco-friendly adventures to Pinel Island in St Maarten....

We offer everyday eco-friendly adventures to Pinel Island in St Maarten. Rent a tandem kayak for the family or a single kayak for a solo trip, give paddle board a try and discover the ocean like you've never seen it before! With very affordable prices, you can spend an incredible day with our kayaks or stand up paddle board (SUP) on Pinel Island! Explore the keys, have a photo break on the sandbar, and lunch in one of the two restaurants on Pinel Island, Karibuni or Yellow Beach! We also offer paddleboard lessons at Galion Beach on demand. Booking ahead of time is strongly advised, especially during high season between Christmas and April.

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This is a great company! The kayaks were in great condition. We didn't have a reservation but only took like 5 minutes to get us going! We paddled over to Pinel Island with little... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Delta
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a great company! The kayaks were in great condition. We didn't have a reservation but only took like 5 minutes to get us going! We paddled over to Pinel Island with little trouble! Was a fantastic time!

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

For the price of your 5 min boat ride out to Pinel you can have an easy to use sit on top kayak and explore the sunken boats and have an island to yourself with the beaches and reef 's of the little island on the way out ! Amazing. Then head over to Pinel for as long as you... More 

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Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived too early for the ferry to Pinel Island and spotted the Caribbean Paddling so we quickly changed our mind about the ferry. The rental rate was reasonable and we had the kayak for the whole day. The kayak was in reasonable condition and the seats were comfortable. By paddling out to the island we saw a lot more... More 

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Gatlinburg, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I booked our trip to Pinel Island with Caribbean Paddling before our cruise. We were given excellent instructions and were picked up at the cruise ship by Joyce, who gave us a lovely ride both to and from our outing. We took two kayaks and first went to the Petite Clef and then on to Pinel. This... More 

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Downingtown, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I rented a double kayak and paddled out to Pinel Island to snorkel and swim for the day! We are inexperienced at kayaking and found it relatively easy. For $30 we were given a wet bag and some instruction on where to go then we were on our way! We stopped at Key island to snorkel briefly... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We showed up without a reservation and within 15 min we were on our way to Pinel Island. The SUP I used and the kayak my hubs used were in great condition. We loved the use of the dry bag to keep our stuff dry on the way to the island. And the price couldn't be beat!!

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Rochester, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We got a coupon for all day kayak rental from Viatar $30. Spent a sunday paddling around Pinel island. Easy to find this shack on Cul de Sac. Take snorkel gear, water and snacks and enjoy a great island getaway.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You should definitely rent a kayak to go to Pinel Island. I paid only $15USD for the whole day. The distance is really short but still a good challenge, you can easily kayak around the island. Pinel itself is very beautiful and it has a lot of iguanas too. You will get a kind of water resistant bag for your... More 

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Thank JordySXM
Houston, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

The service was perfect and the gear was just right. It's simply a beautiful and picturesque island. The snorkeling on the northeast side of Pinel, in the channel, is so awesome. Overall, it is serene and relaxing, yet super fun - you won't be bored and you won't be overstimulated. The restaurant, Karibuni, will retrieve the lobster from the trap,... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

We rented kayaks to head over to Pinel Island for the day from the cruise ship. We were a family of 5 and rented 2 kayaks. The price of the kayaks included transportation from the cruise port and also back. I thought the price was a good price for everything included. The driver was waiting for us outside the port... More 

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