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21st birthday kayaking Manly

Fabulous day ! Everything from start to finish was very professional and friendly. Nothing was a... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2018
Sydney, Australia
via mobile

We went on the four hour kayak tour which was brilliant. Lots of insightful local knowledge and... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2018
Sydney, Australia
via mobile
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Manly Kayak Centre has been established on Sydney Harbour since 1990 and is proud to be able to provide the most dirverse range of aquatic products and services in Sydney. We have 3 amazing locations where you can rent kayaks, stand up paddle...more
East Side Pier Manly Whrf | Next to Manly Wharf Hotel, Manly, New South Wales 2095, Australia
+61 1300 529 257
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Kayaked with a group of friends, we weren’t told that it was going to rain. Given a tiny map to show where the ferry traffic was coming in, no basic training or about safety on the water. It was run by young teens who didn’t...More

Thank travelchick119
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Fabulous day ! Everything from start to finish was very professional and friendly. Nothing was a problem for them and they provided a brilliant day out for myself and my son's 21st birthday (even provided cake & candles). We both will be coming back to...More

Thank jemis
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

We went on the four hour kayak tour which was brilliant. Lots of insightful local knowledge and enthusiasm from our tour guide, Belinda. Fleeces were provided to keep us cosy and lunch at Q-station was a really nice touch. It was a great way to...More

Thank swhitfield989
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

We visited Manly specifically for this, having bought a voucher. The weather was not on our side, and when we called to confirm our original time we were advised we'd need to wait and see if the weather settled. So off to the beach we...More

Thank JanWard85
Reviewed 24 May 2018

I organised a surprise Anniversary date for a couple. With the Help on Manly Kayak centre they had a wonderful time kayaking to a secluded beach and finding a romantic picnic surprise awaiting them. They have never been more happier and couldn't have thought of...More

Thank ruby r
Craig M, Owner at Manly Kayak Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2018

I am glad the couple were able to experience such a beautiful day at Store Beach for their anniversary. Winter conditions are perfect to explore the very best of Manly Cove. The waters are crystal clear and the beaches deserted. Your guests were an absolute...More

Reviewed 22 April 2018

We had a fantastic Sunday afternoon on the standup boards in Manly. it was our last day in Sydney and although we had never done it before we thought we would give it a go...despite our old age! The staff were friendly and a young...More

Thank derrick1956
Reviewed 20 March 2018

Staff were friendly and easy going. We were taken by boat to this lovely little beach which I think can only be accessed by boat. A great ride on the harbour, There was the beach umbrella, chairs and table and ice filled esky. A delightful...More

Thank MarinaMullins
Reviewed 19 March 2018

My friend and I enjoyed a great afternoon on the water last weekend. The public group lesson was good value, the lesson in the first half was informative and Erica our instructor was really lovely and accepting of the various levels in the group.We also...More

Thank Melanie B
Reviewed 19 March 2018

We were only in Manly for the day and my cousin wanted to try Stand up paddle boarding. The guys were very friendly and easy to talk to and gave simply easy instructions on how to get on and then stand up. They gave us...More

Thank AshleePuckett
Reviewed 19 March 2018

A friend was down from QLD holidaying and this four hours on Sydney Harbour with a fantastic group of other paddlers and guide Lara couldn't have been better. We'll definitely be returning.

Thank Jacqueline T
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