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Address: 690 Ben Franklin, Sarasota, FL 34234
Phone Number: +1 941-650-2241
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Sarasota Paddleboard Company is a company that specializes in Stand up...

Sarasota Paddleboard Company is a company that specializes in Stand up Paddleboarding and sit on top kayaks We provide rentals lessons and excursions 7 days a week sun rise to sun set!.Based on lido key we are authorized for SUP and kayak rentals in the LIDO MANGROVE TUNNELS. Delivery and pick up of rental equipment to hotels,homes and waterfront locations is FREE! All necessary instruction and safety equipment is provided. We are specialist and carry top of the line equipment including race boards, all around boards, sup surf boards and tour boards. kayaks and soft top surf boards. We will provide the correct equipment sized for the user

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Professional and patient instructors

My friend rented a two paddle boards and a kayak for 4 hours. My daughter Paula was having problems managing the oar and Bob was SUPER patient teaching her to handle it. He came... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
mfernandabis
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West Hartford, Connecticut
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West Hartford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend rented a two paddle boards and a kayak for 4 hours. My daughter Paula was having problems managing the oar and Bob was SUPER patient teaching her to handle it. He came into the water with us and stayed there until he was sure Paula was doing o.k. He even tried to speak her in Spanish, her first... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We've been using Bob with Sarasota Paddle board Company for years now and each time the experience gets better and better. New tracks to try out on the water and recommendations for adventure spots. Beyond thankful!!

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Bob M, Owner at Sarasota Paddleboard Company, responded to this review

Thank you for the review. We greatly appreciate you. Thank you, bobm More 

Noblesville, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A girlfriend and I booked a 2 hour guided tour for Sunday morning. It was so easy to schedule and book! We met Collin at the Lido Key park for our beginner lessons and we were in the water within 20 minutes. A dry bag was provided for our phones so we could take pictures during the tour. We spent... More 

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York, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

They gave suggestions where we might find wildlife and we saw manatee. Cormorants (birds) fished under our kayak while we were paddling and the mangrove tunnels provided just enough excitement. They were friendly and professional.

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Sarasota, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bob and his son do a great job with their knowledge of the sport and local waters, highly recommended for both families and the sports enthusiast.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I decided to call and book a tour Monday am as I had a few hours to spare before my flight back to Baltimore. Colin was a great guide! He is super knowledgeable about Sarasota history as well as the wildlife and ecosystem. He even swapped boards with me so I could try something different than I ride at home.... More 

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Bob M, Owner at Sarasota Paddleboard Company, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Sarasota Paddleboard Company. We are glad you had a good time and look forward to your return visits More 

New Holland, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Bob, took time with us and described best practices on the paddleboards. We faced a bit of a breezy day, however, had a great time! Map was helpful, especially when searching for Post 5. Looking forward to doing it again and bringing friends.

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Bob M, Owner at Sarasota Paddleboard Company, responded to this review

Beautiful November day. Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we appreciate it very much More 

Getzville, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

This is the third time we have rented from Bob and paddle boarded in Sarasota Bay near Lido Key. Bob is quick to respond to calls for rentals. His website is easy to use. High quality boards. Great training for first time renters as well as those of us that return annually. The location is terrific, with beautiful open water... More 

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Bob M, Owner at Sarasota Paddleboard Company, responded to this review

Thank you for the review. We greatly appreciate your support. More 

Canyon Lake, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

While visiting my brother in FLORIDA ,he introduced me to BOBBY and his father who owns the company in OCTOBER of this year , Bobby took me on an individual guided tour of the Mangroves He has expert knowledge of the local wildlife , birds & vegetation .I highly recommend this exciting venture into FLORIDA'S Mangroves with BOBBY his fathers... More 

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Bob M, Owner at Sarasota Paddleboard Company, responded to this review

Thank you Chuck. Glad you had a good time and thank you for the review More 

Hamptons, NY
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Have you ever been paddle boarding or kayaking on the West Coast of Florida? I have been many times, but when I found Sarasota paddle board company it was a game changer for me. They are a father-son business who truly loves the water and wants to make sure you have a good time. They are helpful, knowledgeable, reasonable and... More 

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Bob M, Owner at Sarasota Paddleboard Company, responded to this review

Thank you for the review. We always appreciate you one of our best paddlers! More 

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