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Paddle Board Rotorua are specialist paddle-boarding tour guides and one of the best activities to do in Rotorua. Owned and operated by passionate water-men, Matt Barnard and Nev Wilson, the company offers friendly yet professional service and...more
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Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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| Rotorua Lakes District, Rotorua, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 days ago

It has been amazing, like in a dream: paddle on a peaceful lake with the moon and the stars shining on you...and then the visit to the glow warm cave has made this activity the best I have done during this my 2 weeks kiwi...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Richigiaco83
NevW18, Owner at Paddle Board Rotorua, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for taking the time to review us. Your so welcome and glad you had a great night with us. Happy travels

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an amazing Kayak Glow worm tour, everyone was so friendly and knowledgeable and the glow worm caves where insane, a must do

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NevW18, Owner at Paddle Board Rotorua, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Sam thanks so much for your review stoked you had an amazing time

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a great way to go and see the glow worm caves. First time I'd ever been on a paddle board, let alone attempt to SUP on a lake in The dark. Small group of us (5) so the experience feels very personal,. Sitting on...More

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NevW18, Owner at Paddle Board Rotorua, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for this feedback, awesome to know that we are providing amazing trips and great value for money. We work hard at providing the very best experiences for our customers and are so glad that our customers feel the way that you do. Happy...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an amazing evening paddleboarding across the lake, seeing the sunset and then enjoying exploring the glow worm caves and learning about these fascinating creatures. Paddleboarding back in the dark under the stars was amazing, so peaceful. A totally unique experience in a very...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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NevW18, Owner at Paddle Board Rotorua, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi thanks so much for taking the time to review us we really appreciate the feedback and are stoked you had a great time

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The sunset kayak tour was our favourite activity on our Rotorua holiday. We hit the water while the sun was about to set and we took amazing pictures. We went through a few caves and were amazed at how beautiful the lights of the glow...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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NevW18, Owner at Paddle Board Rotorua, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey thanks so much for the recommendations great to hear this was a favourite activity for you

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took our two kids (11 & 16) on this tour, the guides were fantastic and provided clear explanations on paddle boarding, the area and the glow worms. The lake is very still and even though it was misty it was magical. The cave itself...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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NevW18, Owner at Paddle Board Rotorua, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi thanks so much for reviewing us so glad you had a once in a life time trip with us 🙂

Reviewed October 5, 2019

Nev was very informative on the way, telling us about our local surroundings. After donning wetsuits and boots we kayaked for 20 minutes to the cave. Absolutely spectacular inside. On the way back we were treated to some stars and a 1/2 moon. At one...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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NevW18, Owner at Paddle Board Rotorua, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2019

Thanks for taking the time to review us ! We can’t share all our magical secrets at once but yes it is possible to see in the dark 🤪

Reviewed October 4, 2019

Well that was just amazing and took the fun of SUPing to the next level. What a great way to watch the night roll in on the lake. I was welcomed so nicely by our guide Matt, who continued to being an amazing host the...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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NevW18, Owner at Paddle Board Rotorua, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2019

Hi thanks for reviewing us so stoked you had a good time with us

Reviewed September 30, 2019 via mobile

We had fabulous time with Matt. Matt introduced us to sights out of this world. Matt is a great host. Caring, knowable and funny. Do yourselves a favor and don’t miss this!

Date of experience: September 2019
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NevW18, Owner at Paddle Board Rotorua, responded to this reviewResponded October 1, 2019

Hi thanks for this great review. Glad we could show you our incredible lakes. Happy travels

Reviewed September 27, 2019 via mobile

Matty picked us up from the I-Site and took us to the Lake Okareka for the SUP. The overall experience has been amazing and Matty is chatty and explained glow worms to us. We enjoyed the experience very much. We are awaiting for some pictures...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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NevW18, Owner at Paddle Board Rotorua, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2019

Hi Angela thanks for taking the time to review our experience ... glad you had a great time with us. Happy travels

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