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Paddleboarding Experience

I was interested in trying paddle boarding for the first time. The person who was on duty was very... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2018
Kari M
midwest city, United States
nice equipment, friendly staff, great prices, pleasant location!

Our group of ten friends had a fun time kayaking on the Macatawa lake. They are very nice people... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2016
Abhishek B
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29 Jun 2018
“Paddleboarding Experience”
31 May 2016
“nice equipment, friendly staff, great prices, pleasant location!”
Macatawa Boat House rents Stand Up Paddle Boards, Kayaks, and Canoes. We are located on Lake Macatawa at the entrance to the Holland State Park. ----- Directions: Take Ottawa Beach Road West toward Holland State Park. We are just past Ottawa Beach...more
Ottawa Beach Road, Holland, MI
+1 616-834-3033
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Reviewed 29 June 2018

I was interested in trying paddle boarding for the first time. The person who was on duty was very friendly and very helpful in giving me a quick lesson on how to paddle board successfully. I enjoyed my experience with Macatawa Boat house.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Kari M
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Our group of ten friends had a fun time kayaking on the Macatawa lake. They are very nice people, gave clear instructions to the first timers and even let us use their reserved parking spots as parking was hard to find due to the long...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Abhishek B
Reviewed 15 August 2015

5 kids (age 9-13) and 5 adults spanning 3 generations! Tom and his crew did an awesome job getting us started and within minutes we were all on the water and paddle boarding! Most of us were first-timers and we all had a blast!

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Barry T
Reviewed 4 August 2015 via mobile

Location. Location. Location. If you want to rent a kayak, stand up paddle (SUP) board, or canoe that is right on the water near Holland State Park then this place is one of your few options. My family of 6 rented 1 SUP, 1 single...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank ESKeith
Reviewed 23 July 2015 via mobile

The location is right on a beach area. Super convenient, no need to worry about how to get kayaks or were to launch. We rented 2 double kayaks for an hour and it was very reasonable. My family and I really enjoyed kayaking around lake...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed 1 July 2015 via mobile

My niece and I rented a tandem kayak for an hour and went to the canal and back. It was the perfect amount of time considering the waters were a little rough. Friendly and helpful staff and convenient location. Great experience overall.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank kernslau
Reviewed 17 June 2015

It was really easy and cheap to rent a couple kayaks from them. It's hard kayaking out of the channel and into the Lake but it is SO worth it!

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed 6 August 2014 via mobile

Great equipment and itwas in great condition. The let us keep'valuables' in their trailer which was nice. Had a blast going up and down the canal! Good value!

Date of experience: August 2014
1  Thank lpc48359
Reviewed 26 May 2014

My husband and I rented a double kayak. $15 for an hour. Sweet! Our friend rented a single sit in kayak. $10 for an hour. Yay! They gave us a couple tips depending on wind direction and just let us go. Pretty cool set up!

Date of experience: May 2014
2  Thank luv2explor
Reviewed 20 July 2013

One of the impressive things about Mac Boat House is the quality of the stand up paddle boards they have. Every time I have rented there I have received a nice $1,400 board and a nice paddle. Other places I have rented have old cheap...More

Date of experience: July 2013
1  Thank mitrav
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