Kayak & Stand Up Paddleboard Hire

Explore, discover & enjoy the creeks & coves around Combe Martin bay on your own kayak or stand up paddleboard.  There is around 3km of coastline to safely paddle, along with having one of the most beautiful & scenic coastlines in the South West, best viewed from the sea. There is also plenty of wildlife to spot... fulmars, oyster catchers, peregrine falcons, seals, porpoise & dolphins can be often seen here. For the more adventurous & experienced paddler there is even more to explore... a day hire will get you to Ilfracombe or even Lynmouth & back.  

 

Hassle Free Expert Service... 

We are located just 50m from Combe Martin beach, your kayaks/paddleboards will be either on the beach waiting for you or taken to the waters edge for you. We have full changing, shower & toilet facilities on site so just bring what you need to our centre. Once changed & kitted up you will be taken to the beach & given a short briefing on safety & the best areas to paddle. We are the only company operating in Combe Martin that: is licensed by A.A.L.A, have qualified instructors for kayak & SUP, have qualified sea kayak leaders (required for sea kayak tours), have decades of professional experience & expertise so be reassured you are in the safest of hands.  

Hire, Charges & Terms...

You can hire from 1hr to 2 weeks & anything in between. 

Single kayak - 1hr £10          2hr £17          3hr £24          Day £50

Double Kayak - 1hr £15          2hr £25          3hr £35          Day £70

Stand-up Paddleboard - 1hr £8          2hr £15          3hr £22          Day £48

2-4 Person Stand-up Paddleboard - 2 people 1hr £25          2hr £45          3hr £60

                                                                   3 people 1hr £30          2hr £55          3hr £70

                                                                   4 people 1hr £40          2hr £70          3hr £90

Super Tanker 8-10 person Stand-up Paddleboard - £100 per hour

Wetsuit - £5 per day. Returnable deposit of £20 required if not hired with a kayak/SUP

Your Safety...

The sea & weather can be very unpredictable  & unforgiving, the Bristol Channel also boasts the second largest tidal range in the world!! It is very important that you receive the correct advise from people with relevant qualifications & experience!!  

We are the most qualified & experienced company operating in Combe Martin by a long way...fact! Owner & head instructor (Vince) has lived in Combe Martin all his life, he served in the HM Coastguard search & rescue service for 18 years - the last 9 as the full time manager & instructor for the North Devon & Somerset area & was based in Ilfracombe. He is also a qualified British Canoeing level 2 instructor & sea kayak leader along with being a qualified  RYA yachtmaster. All staff members are first aid qualified.      

Our Fleet 

Single Kayak - Islander Hula or Paradise - Suitable for children/small adult

Single Kayak - Islander Calypso - Suitable for adult up to 110kg

Fishing/Single Kayak - Islander Strike - Suitable for large adult 1 10kg+ & for fishing

Double Kayak - Islander Paradise 2 - Suitable for lighter paddlers up to 175kg combined

Double Kayak - Tarpon 130 - Suitable for larger paddlers up to 240kg combined

Single Stand-up paddleboard - Tiki foam 9.6 - Suitable for children & smaller adults

Single Stand-up paddleboard - Osprey foam/Tiki Glider - 80kg++ 

Tandem Stand-up paddleboard - Tiki Explorer - Ideal for the larger paddler or tandem paddlers

8 man Stand-up paddleboard - Tiki Super Tanker - Great for groups/families/clubs etc