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Sarasota Paddleboard Company

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Address: 690 Ben Franklin, Sarasota, FL 34236
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+1 941 650 2241
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07:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 21:00
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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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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Just like the first visit, this trip was awesome. Had been windy n our guide talked us through it and showed us how to paddle in it. Our guide stayed with us until we were... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2016
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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Just like the first visit, this trip was awesome. Had been windy n our guide talked us through it and showed us how to paddle in it. Our guide stayed with us until we were comfortable n safe. Loved the mangrove tunnels n the extra tunnel he told us about! Can't wait to come back next time I'm in town!... More 

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

Thank you for taking the time to review Sarasota paddleboard company. We greatly appreciate your loyalty and look forward to seeing you next time. bob m More 

Tallahassee, FL
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

We came here for my fiance's birthday since he's been wanting to try something like this since we moved down here from North Carolina. The water was gorgeous and calm, and it wasn't too crowded. Bobby did a great job making sure we knew everything about the area we paddled in, and helped us launch. Definitely coming back!! Oh and...... More 

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

Thank you for the review. We are glad you enjoyed your trip More 

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Reviewed 23 September 2016

never been, had a blast, went really early had the waters to our selves, It was so very peace full i would for sure do it again... Bobby Mc..... was a great expaining the ropes guide.. ;-)

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Sarasota, Florida
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

Met up with Bobby McFarland of Sarasota Paddleboard Company to get out paddleboards...he was delightful, informative and took such wonderful care of us. Even though we both had paddleboarded previously we listened attentively to his presentation on how to paddleboard and it was excellent. He carried our boards to the water for us and made sure we were ok for... More 

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

Thank you for the review. Your business is greatly appreciated. More 

Satsuma, Florida
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51 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

This was so convenient. You book your trip.online and Bob and his crew are there with your kayak and all the extra you need (dry bags, life vests, maps etc). Equipment was in good shape and Bob gave us a good briefing of the best kayaking trails.

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

Thank you for taking the time to review our company we greatly appreciate it and hope to see you again. More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Thank.you Bob,Bobby and Colin! What great instruction and touring. You were amazing with my girls. We will defanitly be back..you made a first time expierence perfect...we love Paddle boarding and kayaking!!

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

thank you for the review. We are glad you had a great day. The Lido Mangrove park is a special place. More 

Bear, Delaware
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2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 August 2016

I found Sarasota Paddleboard Company on a google search. I was looking for a tour as I had never paddleboarded before and was on a solo vacation. Bobby was an excellent tour guide. Knowledgeable, easy to talk to, patient, and a great instructor. We didn't see any manatees or dolphins, but did see a baby shark, racoon, and a snake!... More 

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

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. you business is greatly appreciated More 

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Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Can't say enough good things about Sarasota Paddleboard! They were able to accommodate every need we had, and they did so quickly with a high degree of professionalism. Very welcoming and their recommendations were spot on. The family already decided we're doing this again the next time we're in the Sarasota area.

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

Glad you had a good time and we look forward to seeing you next year! More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Bob, Bobby, and Colin are the best! I've done the paddle boarding tour several times and enjoyed it. They are terrific tour guides, and we had so much fun! We definitely recommend it to all.

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

Thank you for the recommendation, your business is greatly appreciated More 

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39 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

We rented kayaks and paddleboards to use on the gulf for a few days. Sarasota Paddleboard were the best value that I could find on the 'net. Bob provided a first rate service both dropping off and picking up the equipment to where we were staying and the equipment was in first rate condition. I would highly recommend Bob's company

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

Thank you for the recommendation we greatly appreciate it. More 

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