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Address: 5511 Calle Del Invierno, Siesta Key, FL 34242-1922
Phone Number: +1 941-284-6057
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Spend a wonderful day on the water in Sarasota Bay or Siesta Key Beach...

Spend a wonderful day on the water in Sarasota Bay or Siesta Key Beach Stand Up Paddle boarding. Here at Gulfside Paddleboards we specialize in great customer service and provide free delivery and a quick lesson with every paddleboard rental. Just call us and we will bring the boards to you. We also offer daily guided mangrove tours where we paddle around bird islands, through shallow waters surrounded by mangroves, stop at a private beach for a break, and also encounter many other types of wildlife and nature. If you are looking to purchase a board we can also help!

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Best Activity on Siesta!!!

This paddleboard company is top notch! I started renting from them over a month ago and am completely hooked. They make it effortless and could not be nicer. They deliver and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Gretchen M
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Sarasota, Florida
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Sarasota, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This paddleboard company is top notch! I started renting from them over a month ago and am completely hooked. They make it effortless and could not be nicer. They deliver and pick up just about anytime and anywhere! They even let you know what is going on with the tides and weather so you end up enjoying your experience. This... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

We rented three paddle boards for 2 adults and 2 kids. We went through the mangrove tunnels, saw a baby osprey, and midnight pass beach. The guide was very knowledgable and accommodating. Price for two hours was 75 dollars... Will rent from them again... Thanks for the great time!

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Thank Kristine S
Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2015

We did a long kayak tour around an island off of Siesta Key in the evening. It was SO MUCH FUN!. If your arms get tired from rowing don't do this but is you can row and row, you have it made. Nate was informative, fun and pleasant. His kayak sunk in the ocean though due to someone else borrowing... More 

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Thank teri1352
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2015 via mobile

Contact Gulfside Paddleboarding if you are going to paddleboard in the Siesta Key area. Nate is great and knows the area, me and my family had a guided tour in the Turtle Beach area (2-2.5 hours). Everyone was really satisfied, including the kids (10 an 12 years old). We where absolut verk Lucky and ended the tour with 30 minutes... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2015

We've been wanting to go kayaking for a while. Some friends liked the idea of a kayak tour of the nature so this place popped up in my search. I wanted to get a smaller group and make sure that it was friendly for a little kid as well. We ended up doing 2 double kayaks, with our guide in... More 

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Thank twinklehead
Sarasota, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2015

Was surprised at how easy it was to learn to paddleboard with Nate's instructions. A wonderful morning on the water with lots to see... mangroves and birds and then a stop at Midnight Pass for a beach swim. Excellent spot for enjoying Florida's diverse offerings ! Nate is knowledgeable and also alot of fun to be with.

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Thank chezflorida
New York
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152 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2015 via mobile

Rented stand up paddle boards for me and my kids for two hours. It was our first time doing it. Met Nate on time and he gave us a quick lesson and we picked it up pretty easily. He told us a good place to go and gave us a large waterproof bag for the trip, which was very helpful.... More 

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Thank pedz55
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2015

We had our paddleboards within 20 minutes. Reasonable pricing as well, boards in good shape. We called to tell him we were done (our rental time was up) so he could pick them up. He said he wouldn't make it for a couple of hours if we wanted to use them more. Very friendly folks.

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Thank Kristin K
Adrian, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2015

This was our second time paddle boarding with Nate. He provided us with a nice refresher and we had an excellent time.

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Thank Tim J
Sarasota, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2015

Gulfside Paddleboards is definitely the place to use for your paddleboarding adventures. They are polite, friendly, and very helpful. They are willing to find a time that works best for you and always have everything ready to go when you say. They are willing to teach you if it is your first time and show you where to go as... More 

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