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
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.
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