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Avila Beach Paddlesports

3915 Avila Beach Drive, Avila Beach, CA 93424
+1 805-704-6902
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Little Explorers Family Kayak Tour

We had the best morning with our guide Vince. Despite the unseasonable wind we had a lot of fun... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
love_the_snow18
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Placerville, CA
Adventure Seekers!

We're not teens, but the category selection didn't have "family" only. My brother and I wanted to... read more

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago
811laneyg
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Camarillo, California
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2016 & 2017 VOTED BEST OF SLO COUNTY! KAYAK and PADDLEBOARD RENTALS, LESSONS, and eco ADVENTURE TOURS in sunny Avila Beach. Explore the pristine waters, sea caves, and secret beaches of Avila, the hidden gem of San Luis Obispo County, with Avila Beach Paddlesports. Avila Beach has the best weather on the Central Coast, so don't forget your sunblock! Beginners are welcome and free instruction and safety information is always included with kayak and paddleboard rentals. The friendly SuperCrew at Avila Beach Paddlesports has the local knowledge and expertise to create the best experience for you and your family! Their staff and professional guides have decades of local water knowledge and the skills to teach you how to explore, be safe, become a better paddler, and have fun!
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“kayak tour” (16 reviews)
“sea otters” (32 reviews)
“paddle boarding” (12 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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3915 Avila Beach Drive, Avila Beach, CA 93424
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+1 805-704-6902
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the best morning with our guide Vince. Despite the unseasonable wind we had a lot of fun and got to see an abundance of animals. Vince was great he had a wealth of knowledge. We loved that he took a ton of pictures...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We're not teens, but the category selection didn't have "family" only. My brother and I wanted to do something special to commemorate his retirement. What a great trip with truly wonderful people. They went above and beyond for us, as I had food poisoning from...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Vince was such an enthusiastic and knowledgeable guide. He virtually promised whales and he delivered. This was an adventure of a lifetime. The whales were all around and we were so close, it was unbelievable. Our trip was capped by some great surfing on the...More

Thank Patricia C
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Had a great time - super chill about the whole rental process. Showed us some good places to go and then let us head out. Equipment was in good shape and all the folks working there were friendly and helpful. Had a wonderful time -...More

Thank Ann971
Reviewed 23 August 2017

the tours guides were very informational and very fun! equipment was excellent ! We will return again!! our had a great time !!! Thank you

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Reviewed 17 August 2017

We booked this excursion on a friend's recommendation. Though we stayed five miles away in Pismo, which has its own kayak company, we booked Avila Beach Paddlesports as the bay seemed more protected from the elements than Pismo. Im so glad we did. The front...More

Thank Jo S
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We took kayaks out in the morning before it got too windy. It was beautiful and we were able to see several sea lions and otters. Staff were friendly and helpful. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Christy I
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We had a great time with our young kids paddling around the inner harbor area. It was a calm day, but winds were picking up further out, so we stayed close and enjoyed resting in the kelp beds and watching the sea lions pop up...More

Thank Steve D
Reviewed 7 August 2017

My daughter and I had a wonderful time with Gina as our tour guide! We learned not only about the local sea life but some fun kayaking skills as well! To top it off we received some amazing pictures (included!) to commemorate our trip! Thank...More

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Thank Linda R
Reviewed 7 August 2017

From the friendly and knowledgeable staff at check-in to Gina's fun, adventurous, and incredibly accommodating tour on the water, Avila Beach Paddlesports gave my wife and I a wonderful experience. We saw seals, sea lions, otters, and more - and there's no better way to...More

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Laura S
2 September 2016|
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Response from Rebecca-aus | Reviewed this property |
Hi Laura, We were a group of 6 and didn't do tour. We just went out by ourselves for a couple of hours with a double kayak and 4 SUP boards - we had a great time
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