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Paddleboard Fiji - CLOSED

| Port Denarau Marina, Adjacent to the Yacht Club, Denarau Island, Viti Levu, Fiji
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Stay away! Horrible Safety Measures.

My wife and I booked a paddleboard session with them on the 21st of Dec 2016 via Bookme. Reached at... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2017
MRau88
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PADDLEBOARDING GREAT LEARNING EXPERIENCE

My wife & are not spring chickens in our mid 60's & had a great time firstly easy to find & our... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2016
neilpetronella
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Wollongong, Australia
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Providing stand-up paddleboard tours through the beautiful mangrove rivers, coral reefs and sandbars of Fiji. With multiple options including 30 minute 'Experience Paddleboarding', 2-3 hour 'Mangrove Paddleboard Experience', 90 minute 'Sunset Tours' and full day trips out to the reef, there is something for everyone to explore real Fiji. We provide full instruction, equipment and guides.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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| Port Denarau Marina, Adjacent to the Yacht Club, Denarau Island, Viti Levu, Fiji
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Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

My wife and I booked a paddleboard session with them on the 21st of Dec 2016 via Bookme. Reached at 4pm. Firstly, there were no proper instructions and safety gear given. No life vests, reef shoes etc considering Fiji has a tonne of dead corals...More

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Laura C, Owner at Paddleboard Fiji, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2017

Bula, Thank you for your review and comments, we appreciate all feedback. I apologise that you did not feel that our safety was up to your standards. I am a little confused about some of your points, as we have a standard first aid kit...More

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Reviewed 22 December 2016

My wife & are not spring chickens in our mid 60's & had a great time firstly easy to find & our instructor & guide BRAD showed us the technique was patient with us & in no time had us up & away, this was...More

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Laura C, Owner at Paddleboard Fiji, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2017

Bula! Thanks so much for joining us for a Paddleboard trip, you both picked it up so quickly, it's great to see all ages enjoying the sport and being adventurous! Lovely to meet you, hope you enjoyed the rest of your cruise! Vinaka, Laurie

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Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I had a fabulous afternoon with our instructor and guide mosis. He was very patient and had great knowledge of the area and tips to make it easy and fun. Would defiantly recommend this for all ages and abilities, thanks again mosis...More

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Laura C, Owner at Paddleboard Fiji, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2016

Vinaka! Moses says thank you and that he's happy you had a good time. Great to hear happy feedback, thank you :-)

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Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We did a sunset paddleboard tour with Moses, our friendly guide. It was great fun! Never done paddle boarding before, so wasn't sure what to expect. We got a quick easy intro on how to paddle correctly and how to stand up and remain balanced....More

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Laura C, Owner at Paddleboard Fiji, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2016

Bula! Thank you for such a lovely review! Moses was thrilled to hear how much you enjoyed the trip with him. We love taking first timers, we hope you keep it up and come back to see us again soon! Vinaka

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Reviewed 10 October 2016

My wife and I had a really fun time on the "Paddlefit" option. We are still very much beginners only having been paddlebaording a couple of times before but Laurie was so accommodating. We wanted to do another trip but ran out of time but...More

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Laura C, Owner at Paddleboard Fiji, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2016

Bula! Thanks for the lovely review! You both did great, despite the funny weather! Looking forward to seeing you next year, vinaka!

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Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

I had a great day out with Laurie on an Eco Tour. We paddled across Denarau harbour and up into the mangroves. Laurie was very knowledgable about the environment and really easy to talk to. I would definitely recommend this tour group for a chillaxin...More

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Laura C, Owner at Paddleboard Fiji, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2016

Thanks for the review! Great to meet a fellow paddler and share stories of Fiji. Hope you had a great time on the rest of your trip! Vinaka, Paddleboard Fiji

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Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Myself and my girlfriend had never done paddle boarding before but we had some training and we both loved it so we did the tour through the mangroves. It was awesome, Laurie was great, really patient with us and we had a very chilled, yet...More

2  Thank ChavaD12
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Laura C, Owner at Paddleboard Fiji, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2016

Vinaka! You both did amazingly well for your first time and it was great to meet and spend time with you. Keep practising that headstand!

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Reviewed 27 August 2016

Brad from AKL NZ, our guide was calm and reassuring when we were all as tense as, having not done the paddle boarding before. Heading into calm waters of the estuary/rider was great for the confidence. a nice rest with some fruit/biscuits/water at halfway; the...More

2  Thank Justin K
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Laura C, Owner at Paddleboard Fiji, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2016

Thanks Justin! Brad had a great time paddling with your group too. So happy to hear you are now hooked, it does have that effect on a lot of people! Easy to see how it's the worlds fastest growing sport. Hope you had a safe...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2016

We recently used Paddleboard Fiji for our conference. They took 2 guided trips one one day, and then came with us to Tivua Island with their paddleboards on another day, so that everyone could have a turn. It was very successful, and Laurie and her...More

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Laura C, Owner at Paddleboard Fiji, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2016

Thanks for the lovely review! We really enjoyed taking your group paddleboarding and were glad that they all had such a great time. Lovely bunch of people, we hope to see and work with you again in the future! Vinaka

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Reviewed 17 July 2016

My 15 yr son and I enjoyed a wonderful 2 hour afternnon guided trip. Great fun and thoroughly recommend it.

1  Thank Tony F
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Laura C, Owner at Paddleboard Fiji, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2016

Bula Vinaka Tony! We thoroughly enjoyed having you both along on the trip. Some of our best technical paddle-boarders to date! Thanks for joining us, good luck in the Mission Bay racing!

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