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Sarasota Paddleboard Company

690 Ben Franklin, Sarasota, FL 34234
+1 941-650-2241
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Great trip with Colin

My wife and I had a wonderful kayak trip with Colin today around Lido Key and through the mangrove... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Bronxville, New York
Paddleboarding the mangroves.

Unique and beautiful experience paddleboarding the mangroves. Sarasota Paddleboard Company supplies... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Clarklake, Michigan
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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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Hours Today: 07:00 - 21:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
690 Ben Franklin, Sarasota, FL 34234
+1 941-650-2241
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Reviewed 6 days ago

My wife and I had a wonderful kayak trip with Colin today around Lido Key and through the mangrove tunnels. Colin is a lot of fun, very personable and very knowledgeable about the local wildlife. He retrieved many specimens from the bottom for us to...More

1  Thank gmccj
Reviewed 1 week ago

Unique and beautiful experience paddleboarding the mangroves. Sarasota Paddleboard Company supplies first class equipment wether your kayaking or paddleboarding. Friendly and professional , look Bob up when your in the area for a wonderful experience!

2  Thank Livsworldtravel
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had a great trip with Colin. As others have said he shares a wealth of information about the area, the ecosystem and kayaking! Eased our concerns about our lack of skills! Found them on Groupon which they apparently didn’t have. David,...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 12 January 2018

We have used Sarasota Paddleboard Company on several visits. Bob is always quick to respond and very accommodating. We've had him deliver boards to our condo, or met him on Lido Key to head out and explore the mangrove tunnels. This year we took my...More

1  Thank Linda P
Reviewed 3 January 2018

This was the third year in a row we've paddleboarded with Sarasota Paddleboard Company. This year we did a tour of the newer Longboat Key location, led by Colin. We hope they will fix up the dock there because it is a great location. We...More

2  Thank Scott C
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Bobby was a great guide! Very fun trip! The mangrove kayaking can be a bit Challenging for beginners. But an overall great experience! Highly recommended!

1  Thank Scott J
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Our group of 11 went out on the water on paddleboards and kayaks in October, and we were very happy with our experience. Bob and the guys were helpful, gave detailed direction and instruction, helped launch everyone individually, and just provided excellent service. We were...More

1  Thank MaryBeth T
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

My husband and I rented paddleboards from Sarasota Paddleboard Company yesterday. We were met in the park by Bob, the owner, and his son, Bobby. Bobby provided us with complete instructions and a map. There were amazing birds and fish jumping everywhere. It was fascinating...More

3  Thank bmckee5096
Reviewed 17 October 2017

My wife and I have done the mangrove kayaking previously but really wanted to kayak off the beach at the end of LidoKey, where we have a timeshare. This company was able to deliver two single sit on ocean kayaks to the resort which was...More

1  Thank Robert S
Reviewed 5 September 2017

We drove into Ted Sperling Park on Lido Key just to check it out and saw several paddle board company trucks in the parking lot. We approached the guys at Sarasota Paddleboard Company and they were super laid back and friendly. They told us the...More

2  Thank sweetsunshine55
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22 March 2015|
Response from Bob M | Property representative |
We specialize in stand up paddleboarding. We teach all levels and provide all equipment including 12'6 and 14 ft race boards, sup surf boards, kids boards, big boards and fishing boards