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Bay Beach Hire

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Fantastic Above and Beyond Service. Great Location

I had the opportunity to spend a couple of days in the Bay of Islands and wanted to sea kayak. All... read more

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Thanks Dan from Minnesota!

Dan’s Beach Bay Hire was a totally awesome experience! He both wanted to make sure we had a great... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2018
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“dry bags”(3 reviews)
Our kayak shed is very easy to find , we are located opposite Kings road on the beach , only a few minutes walk from town centre . We are Paihia's FAVOURITE kayak rental and tour company , family owned for over 20 years offering not only KAYAKS but...more
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Opposite Kings Road on the Beach | Marsden Road, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
+64 21 402 798
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Reviewed yesterday

I had the opportunity to spend a couple of days in the Bay of Islands and wanted to sea kayak. All the other outfitters only had sit-on-top kayaks and would not a allow a solo kayaker like myself to go out alone. I shared my...More

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Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Dan’s Beach Bay Hire was a totally awesome experience! He both wanted to make sure we had a great time and focused on our safety with regard the ever changing weather (wind/rain) conditions during our winter visit and half day kayaking trip to the Bay...More

Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

We decided to hire some paddle boards for a morning. Great quality equipment, nice beginner instruction, they even to photos for us, lots of fun which I would recommend

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Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Not surprised by all the great reviews you have. Kayaking was a highlight of our holiday. It was a easy process to hire the kayaks out with no booking needed. Dan gave us some tips of where to go and even sent us in the...More

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Reviewed 14 April 2018

Would highly recommend, our first day in the BOI we went paddle boarding staff very helpful and we were even able to swap for kayaks before our hour was up. Two days later the two boys hired bikes for two hours but returned early so...More

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

These guys are fantastic. Some friends and I wanted to Supp and the guy offered us some impromptu teaching, lots of encouragement and great starter equipment to get us going. The Paihia beach is a perfect place for it, calm waters and fun places to...More

Thank Hattie M
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Tried SUP for the first time. Dan was very helpful and allowed me to try out all three level boards. Totally recommend this place!!!

Thank NevaBug
Reviewed 22 February 2018

Rented bike one day, kayak another. Folks working here are friendly, helpful, and considerate. Enjoy!

Thank David M
Reviewed 29 January 2018

Awesome service from Dan at Bay Beach Hire from start to finish! Fantastic two weeks exploring bay of islands, the Cavellis and Stevenson Island! A magical time with excellent kit, insightful local knowledge and bundles of enthusiasm!

Thank pollykenyon
Reviewed 25 January 2018

My wife and I did this kayak tour with Dan the manager, another couple and a mother and daughter. Dan is firstly very safety conscious and also very enthusiastic, informative and made this activity a very enjoyable and memorable experience.

Thank Jonathan L
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9 May 2018|
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Response from BayBeachHire | Property representative |
Hi there, we are located on the beach in paihia, Bay of islands, Just wonder down to our kayak kiosk on the "Southern end" of paihia, across from kings road, you can also email me direct on baybeachhire at gmail... More
17 August 2015|
Response from BayBeachHire | Property representative |
Hi there Beverly, Its Me, Dan, the kayak man! Feel free to get in touch with us regards to your questions Via our website, I'd love to hear from you and point you in the right direction Attn: Dan Kind regards, Dan