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AMI Paddleboard Rentals

3902 Gulf Dr, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-1911
+1 941-896-6422
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Fantastic paddleboard experience

It was a very fun family experience. This tour accommodated a wide range of paddleboarding... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2016
MIKE R
via mobile
First Time Paddleboarders

Three of us went paddle boarding for the first time yesterday with Ben on AMI. He was wonderful... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2016
Sandy G
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Parrish, Florida
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AMI Paddleboard Kayak Adventures is all about getting people on the water, ridiculously close to wildlife, without negatively impacting the environment. We offer paddleboard lessons, tours, rentals, fitness sessions (Paddlelates and Paddle Yoga) and group events. We launch almost anywhere in Southwest Florida including Anna Maria, Holmes Beach, Bradenton Beach and Longboat Key. Learn how to "walk" on water while watching a variety of wildlife including manatees, dolphins and sea turtles. See you soon!!
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“eco tour” (4 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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3902 Gulf Dr, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-1911
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3902 Gulf Dr, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-1911
+1 941-896-6422
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Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

It was a very fun family experience. This tour accommodated a wide range of paddleboarding experience. We had family members that had done it before all the way down to an 10 year old with no experience. Ben And Susan did an awesome job with...More

Thank MIKE R
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Three of us went paddle boarding for the first time yesterday with Ben on AMI. He was wonderful. Two of us were over 60 years old and are not athletic and were a little nervous. He assured us we could do it, and WE DID....More

Thank Sandy G
Ben W, Owner at AMI Paddleboard Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2016

Thank you so much, You did great.

Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Went out kyakiing yesterday for the first time with my husband and 8 year old son and we had a wonderful time. Ben was very helpful and patient with us. He was very talkative and gave us great ideas on where to go on the...More

Thank Jamie W
Ben W, Owner at AMI Paddleboard Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2016

That was a fun day. Hope to see y''all again

Reviewed 29 June 2016

Great instructions, makes it look easy but it isn't until you relax a bit and look ahead. Dolphins followed us for a while across the bay searching for fish. It was a pleasant workout, met some nice people and had a lot of fun. Will...More

Thank Jobes710
amipaddleboard, Owner at AMI Paddleboard Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2016

Thank you so much, it's always fun with the dolphins.

Reviewed 14 June 2016

My husband and I went paddleboarding for the first time today and we loved it! Our tour guide Ben was the best! We highly recommend it!

Thank Johanna L
amipaddleboard, Owner at AMI Paddleboard Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2016

I'm glad y"all had a great time and thanks for the recommendation.

Reviewed 2 June 2016

We rented two paddle boards. We had zero experience with this sport. They dropped them off and picked them up. Yay! The gentleman who dropped them took a great deal of time explaining the best way to get on and how to keep your balance....More

Thank Lisa T
amipaddleboard, Owner at AMI Paddleboard Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2016

Thanks so much for the kind words. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 15 May 2016

2nd time going paddle boarding with Ben through AMI. Always a fun, beautiful, and laid back time. Will always book with them.

Thank Katie N
Ben W, Owner at AMI Paddleboard Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2016

We so appreciate you coming back again. Thanks for the kind words.

Reviewed 19 April 2016

This lesson was a gift from our daughter and son in law. We were very apprehensive. Ben was wonderful. He had us on the boards in not time and soon we were standing up. He was very patient and kept us chatting so we had...More

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Ben W, Owner at AMI Paddleboard Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2016

You did Great!!! Hope to see you again.

Reviewed 17 April 2016

one of the things on my 50 things to do in my 50th year list was learning to paddleboard. two girlfriends and i booked the lesson on our annual Florida vacation. We were a little scared. but this was an excellent experience! the instructor was...More

Thank ShaunaK4
Ben W, Owner at AMI Paddleboard Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2016

Thanks for letting us be a part of your list. That day was a blast.

Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

My family and I went paddleboarding on a very hot and windy day. Our location was changed to the Robinson Preserve due to the wind. We got there and got started. There were five of us paddleboarding(all family), two strangers kayaking with us, and our...More

Thank Sassiersarah
Ben W, Owner at AMI Paddleboard Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2016

Yes sometimes the wind does pick up and we need to go to Robinsons. I hope you still had an amazing time.

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Maddy H
16 July 2016|
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Response from MIKE R | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure about all the different locations but in the bay and mangroves you couldn't see more than a few inches into the water.
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