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Moss Bay Kayak Paddle Board & Sail Center

1001 Fairview Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109-4438
+1 206-682-2031
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A nice outdoor activity within Seattle!

As someone that had never gone kayaking before, I couldn't be more satisfied with the place and... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
Carlos A
Lima, Lima, Peru
Water level seaplane watching!

Moss Bay is a great, very organized place to rent kayaks on Lake Union. We rented a double on a... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
Leslie A
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Kayak Paddle Board and Sail Center provides year round boating opportunities near the heart of downtown Seattle. Boating enthusiasts of all ages, sizes, and abilities can enjoy access to the water and take in the sights on Lake Union!. Whether you’re a Seattleite or visiting from out of town, Moss Bay provides easy-going, affordable outdoor recreation programs for all to enjoy. Within minutes of arriving at our easy access marina, we will get you out on the lake to kayak, paddle board or sail. Please see our rental page for current seasonal hours (always call ahead on rainy days, we may close early or not open at all).
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  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
1001 Fairview Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109-4438
Lake Union
+1 206-682-2031

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Reviewed 10 August 2017

As someone that had never gone kayaking before, I couldn't be more satisfied with the place and service that I got here. The staff was friendly and they tried to be as helpful as they could. They have boats of most sizes, making it easy...More

Thank Carlos A
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Moss Bay is a great, very organized place to rent kayaks on Lake Union. We rented a double on a Sunday afternoon. It's a great place to get a water level view of the seaplanes taking off and landing on Lake Union. Very exciting! You...More

Thank Leslie A
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Kayaking on Lake Washington is my absolute favorite activity in Seattle. I used Moss Bay last time I was here and I look forward to returning in the future as well. Helpful staff, affordable prices, and very convenient – I walked up and was out...More

Thank BriTravel1
Reviewed 25 July 2016

The Moss Bay website says they have a kayak for anyone and it's true. I'm not a small person but had no issues getting the right equipment to spend some time out on the lake. No one asked how much I weighed or anything else...More

1  Thank mountainsara
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Truly, boats departing, sailboats setting sail, planes landing or taking off this is a busy little place. We kayaked along the edge enjoying looking at all the houseboats along the way. Some really gorgeous ones! Staff are very helpful and friendly helping you in and...More

1  Thank Wings298
Reviewed 2 June 2016

I was the first renter to arrive on Sat., May 28. I had the Groupon. Scott took excellent care of me. It was a bit windy and a slight chop in Lake Union. Nothing too difficult. When the wind picks up, I recommend staying close...More

Thank joshua b
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

I have rentef from Moss Bay for several years. Owner Kevin always offers a warm greeting and is ready to share his enthusiasm for being on the water. His support team members are knowledgeable and helpful. I highly recommend renting here!

Thank Kathi W
Reviewed 30 May 2016

Went kayaking on Lake Union with my kid. Easy enough to walk to the dock from the parking lot. Gave them my driver's license, and we got right in a boat. The waves were somewhat choppy, but the weather was sunny. Went along the house...More

1  Thank KidDocDMC
Reviewed 14 September 2015

Have rented from the folks for several years and they never disappoint. Each member of the staff is extremely friendly and helpful.....plus they know what they are doing. All equipment is in good shape and they make it easy to explore Lake Union and the...More

Thank Gary2425
Reviewed 5 September 2015

This is a super place to go for rentals. They have lots available (of kayaks anyway, that's what I rented), and helpful but non-intrusive staff to get you out on the water. I am told the some of the Lake Union rental businesses have all...More

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