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A Crystal River Kayak Company

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A Crystal River Kayak Company
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We are the friendliest kayak store around. Crystal River Kayak is the place for kayak tours, manatee swim tours, and snorkeling with the Manatees. We have Kayak Tours, kayak rentals, Stand Up Paddle Board and canoe rentals. Our own kayak launch site...more
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1422 Bld B US Hwy 19, Crystal River, FL 34429
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Reviewed 27 July 2018

We rented two paddleboards and a kayak from Crystal River Kayak Company. They have the best prices, the best service and access to the waterway is right there. They are extremely conscious of safety (you have to watch the manatee safety video). We went in...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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LadyWren01, Owner at A Crystal River Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2018

Thanks! We appreciate the review and hope to see you again soon! Please do not wait 29 years! Come in the winter on the coldest day and you will see hundreds of manatees.

Reviewed 10 July 2018

First visit to Three Sisters Springs by way of this company. Steve and John were amazing and very helpful. Traveling with a family of 4, one teen and one 10 year old. Steve upgraded one of our kayaks to a triple to accommodate my hubby...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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LadyWren01, Owner at A Crystal River Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

We're so glad that you enjoyed your experience! Thank you for the review. It is great that the wild manatees were nearby and you got pics!

Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Very friendly and knowledgeable staff. Easy access to Three Sisters Springs. Only stayed 2 hours so didn’t get to see any manatees but heard some were spotted in Hunters Springs. Highly recommend this neat little place😃More

Date of experience: July 2018
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LadyWren01, Owner at A Crystal River Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

We're so glad that you enjoyed your experience! Thank you for the review. Come back when it is cool and the snowbird manatees return. Then there can be as many as 700 in the Kings Bay area. There are around 40-60 that stay here all...More

Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Really good folks and beautiful afternoon on the water. Excellent location to get to Three Sister Spring and that alone is worth the paddle. We went for 2 hours and ended up staying out until close. Highly recommend!More

Date of experience: July 2018
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LadyWren01, Owner at A Crystal River Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Thanks a lot! We appreciate your business and look forward to seeing you again! It is lovely out on the water. Some customers actually ask if there is enough to do for 2 hours. There is enough to be out all day if you enjoy...More

Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

A wonderful kayaking experience. The staff was friendly, informative, and accommodating. In comparison to our recent experience at Weeki Wachee River which was terrible, we were so pleased.

Date of experience: July 2018
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LadyWren01, Owner at A Crystal River Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Thanks for the great review! We are so glad you enjoyed your experience. Our goal is a great customer experience!

Reviewed 25 June 2018

We had a great time on a Monday morning in June with these guys. We rented two twins and a single sit on for our group. The sun was out and we had a great paddle past Three Sisters spring then down into the Kings...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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LadyWren01, Owner at A Crystal River Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2018

We're so glad that you enjoyed your experience! Thank you for the review.

Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

This is my 3rd time visiting and we highly recommend using this Kayak rental company we had great customer service and very helpful and friendly staff! We reserved a paddle board and a double kayak this trip and had the best time!!!

Date of experience: June 2018
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LadyWren01, Owner at A Crystal River Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2018

Thanks! We appreciate the review and hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Staff were very helpful and patient. We had a large crew (9) and they accommodated us well. Unfortunately, we didn’t see any manatee, but we had a great paddle and swam with a big crab in 3 sisters springs. It was beautiful. We stopped at...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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LadyWren01, Owner at A Crystal River Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2018

Thanks for the great review! We are so glad you enjoyed your experience. Crystal River is a beautiful place even when the manatees are elusive.

Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

I knew in communication with this company that it would be close to end of season when we were there to visit the springs. I did not know they were such a big operation that my reservation for specific Craft really meant we had to...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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LadyWren01, Owner at A Crystal River Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Yes, we are very busy and get lots of calls. We often serve over 100 persons in a day. We want customers to call and reserve a time and the types of kayaks or canoes, or paddle boards they wish to paddle. We HOLD that...More

Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

Excellent time today kayaking this tranquil route. John & Steve were welcoming & helpful explaining what we could achieve in our 2 hour time slot. This part of the Three Sister Springs is amazing & well worth a visit. Helpful recommendation for lunch at Crab...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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LadyWren01, Owner at A Crystal River Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2018

Thanks, Sue! We appreciate the review and hope to see you soon! Sounds like you had a great lunch at the Crab Plant.

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Stacyweeks7
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I have seen people with their dogs on their boards but don’t know if they rented from Crystal River or put in elsewhere
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Variety of birds, gators, fish, turtles
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