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Dog Mermaid Eco Excursions, Kayak Rentals & Retreats

Otter Bay Marina 2311 Mackinnon Rd, British Columbia V0N 2M1, Canada
+1 250-222-0015
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So beautiful!

They have great equipment available! beautiful areas to explore. make sure you check out the old... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
HappySaltSpring
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Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Fun and relaxing, just what I needed.

For a 2 hour tour, you get what you want.... and a lot more. Fantastic views, and relaxing fun... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Lada R
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Dog Mermaid Eco Excursions, Kayak Rentals & Retreats is an outdoor touring company, specializing in kayaking, paddle boarding, hiking and bike tours, rentals, kids camps,yoga and retreats, around and within the Southern Gulf Islands. Based on Pender Island, DME has easy access to the neighbouring islands, as well as great working relationships with its surrounding businesses. Located at Otter Bay Marina, just off the ferry, you will find the rental office. Along with having the beauty of launching from the bay, mobile services are available to suit your adventure design. Each of our guides are experienced in all aspects of outdoor excursions, at the same time being the head of the game in their chosen sports. After spending the afternoon or weekend with one or a few of these great souls, you will be leaving laughing and reveling in the new knowledge you acquire through your adventure. These kids love to play! Our certified, professional guides would more than love to take you into the wild!
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Otter Bay Marina 2311 Mackinnon Rd, British Columbia V0N 2M1, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago

They have great equipment available! beautiful areas to explore. make sure you check out the old museum across the bay

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DogMermaid, General Manager at Dog Mermaid Eco Excursions, Kayak Rentals & Retreats, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you! So happy we could help with your adventure.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For a 2 hour tour, you get what you want.... and a lot more. Fantastic views, and relaxing fun atmosphere. Top of the line equipment and crew. Wouldn't hesitate to go on another.

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DogMermaid, General Manager at Dog Mermaid Eco Excursions, Kayak Rentals & Retreats, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you! We appreciate the compliments. And your group was wonderful!

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Reviewed February 5, 2018

We had the time of our lives with Kye at the winter retreat. We will definitely be back for more!!!!!!

Thank SierraRose C
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DogMermaid, General Manager at Dog Mermaid Eco Excursions, Kayak Rentals & Retreats, responded to this reviewResponded February 7, 2018

Thank you! I am so happy to hear we will share laughs again one day! Thanks for bringing your smiles to our adventure.

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Reviewed January 8, 2018

Bonjour! We just came back from a winter retreat with this fantastic crew! Really appreciate being able to bring my daughter along. We are now planning a summer trip to Pender and are excited to learn to kayak on the ocean!

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DogMermaid, General Manager at Dog Mermaid Eco Excursions, Kayak Rentals & Retreats, responded to this reviewResponded January 11, 2018

Thank you! We look forward to spending more time with you this summer. Thank you for all your enthusiasm.

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Reviewed September 25, 2017

It was a great Kayak experience. Saw a seal. You feel serene. We also went to the beach on the other side.

Thank Neha C
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DogMermaid, General Manager at Dog Mermaid Eco Excursions, Kayak Rentals & Retreats, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2017

Thank you! We love to hear serene :)

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Reviewed September 20, 2017 via mobile

Thank you so much, Kye for this wonderful kayak experience. You are such a great guide. Otterbay Marina is a beatyful place.

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DogMermaid, General Manager at Dog Mermaid Eco Excursions, Kayak Rentals & Retreats, responded to this reviewResponded September 21, 2017

Thank you! I am so happy you made the journey and so proud of you for chasing a dream! We will meet again, this time in your world.

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Reviewed September 19, 2017

Great Tour! Saw seals and other marine creatures. Fun staff and friendly. You can tell they have a love of nature and want to share that passion. It was so infectious. I will definitely recommend them to friends and family!

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DogMermaid, General Manager at Dog Mermaid Eco Excursions, Kayak Rentals & Retreats, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2017

Thank you! We do love what we do. And love sharing it with others. Thank you for letting us take you out.

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Reviewed September 18, 2017

Went back to Dog Mermaid again this August and had another amazing time! I took my 11 year old niece and father to share the experience. went out for 2 hour tour with Kye. She was great at explaining all we were seeing and making...More

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DogMermaid, General Manager at Dog Mermaid Eco Excursions, Kayak Rentals & Retreats, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2017

Thank you! We always love seeing you and the people you bring each time. So happy your neice paddled on her own.

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Reviewed September 17, 2017 via mobile

Amazing kayaking experience! Wonderful and very kind people who work there;-))) can't believe how generous they are🙏🏻they made this trip a great experience for us👌🏻😍😍😍hope to go back there next summer!

Thank Marya8564
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DogMermaid, General Manager at Dog Mermaid Eco Excursions, Kayak Rentals & Retreats, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2017

Thank you! There is nothing better than starting the day to words like this. We are so happy your shared your with us and we look forward to next time!

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Reviewed August 30, 2017

The owners were nice and friendly, the location offers many nearby beaches were to camp or just relax for a whole afternoon as we did. Definitely excellent!

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DogMermaid, General Manager at Dog Mermaid Eco Excursions, Kayak Rentals & Retreats, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2017

Thank you! We are so happy we could help you out with a great relaxing experience.

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