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Central Coast Kayaks

1879 Shell Beach Rd, Pismo Beach, CA 93449-1860
+1 805-931-6348
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Cave Tour

Excellent experience. The entire operation is run professionally and everyone is committed to the... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
valeriea5
Great Kayak Outing

The trip sounded great on paper but it was a cold day and I was worried about being cold all day... read more

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Reviewed 7 January 2018
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1879 Shell Beach Rd, Pismo Beach, CA 93449-1860
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent experience. The entire operation is run professionally and everyone is committed to the kayakers having the very best experience. Our guide, John, was an expert kayaker which gave everyone the confidence to try every adventure he suggested. Glorious weather made the adventure perfect.

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Reviewed 7 January 2018

The trip sounded great on paper but it was a cold day and I was worried about being cold all day. Central Coast Kayaks had all the gear I needed to stay warm - full wet suit, booties and gloves. Even with cold weather I...More

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Reviewed 2 January 2018

We recently did a trip with Central Coast Kayaks on the Naturalist Tour and it was well worth the $$. We were originally going to just rent kayaks and paddle around ourselves but we were very glad we opted for a guide. We are a...More

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Thank Dave W
Reviewed 27 December 2017

I was a little unsure about the cave adventure, but we visited the shop in advance to find out more and were reassured that even the occasional kayaker could manage (or wait outside the caves). We had a blast! Wonderful views with egrets, otters and...More

Thank Hilary D
Reviewed 30 November 2017

This is a must do adventure if you’re in San Luis Obispo. The sea is beautiful in the morning. The waves are calm. The staff is very friendly. The instructor, John, is very experienced and he knows the water well. He will make sure you...More

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Reviewed 24 November 2017

Had such a great day with Ray of Central Coast Kayaks. I am an active grandma but not an adrenaline junky. I felt completely safe at all times and we kayaked through, at least, six caves. The sea life was amazing, the weather and sea...More

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Thank Pam S
Reviewed 20 November 2017

They offer a ton of stuff for families that I had done previously but recently I found out about this check it out forget the big crowded bout and get a private guided kayak fishing trip for you or you and your buddies ask for...More

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Reviewed 9 November 2017

This is our second time at Central Coast Kayaks and both times have been great. While we just rented kayaks instead of doing a tour they were still very helpful and informative. Fun and exciting timing the pass through the caves and arches and getting...More

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Reviewed 4 November 2017

Had a last minute request to rent a tandem kayak on a winter weekday when they were actually closed, but the owners, luckily for me, were at their store front/shop getting prepared for a special event they had planned in advance. They helped us rent...More

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Thank lochd
Reviewed 18 October 2017

We kayak at home quite often, but never ocean kayaking before - this excursion was perfect! We came for our honeymoon and it was quiet (we ended up the only two out with guide Ray - who was also AWESOME) we went through the caves...More

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Shalana S
4 November 2017|
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Response from CentralCoastKayaks | Property representative |
Hi Shalana, generally the minimum age for our tours is 10-12 years old. For younger paddlers we can offer some different options. Give us a call if you would like to discuss our tours or to schedule. Thanks! 805-773-3500
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