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Hawaiian Paddle Sports

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27 Halekuai St, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753-8100
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Great place

Great place to take the family had lots of fun staff was very Attentive. Will definitely be back... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
rosepeddle
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Best tour ever!

Company contacted us proactively about poor conditions in our original spot on the west side and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Katy G
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Private Kayak and Outrigger Canoe Snorkel Tours. Surf Lessons, SUP (Stand Up Paddleboard) Hawaiian Paddle Sports offers a private alternative for Ocean Activities on Maui! If going out on crowded, diesel burring boat isn't your idea for ocean activities and you'd rather avoid going out with one of Large Kayak Companies or Surf Schools perhaps we are what you are looking for! We focus on attention to detail and the over all guest experience. Guide operated, Hawaiian Paddle Sports sets the bar for ocean activities on Maui. Whale Watching and Sea Turtle Snorkel Tours on Hawaiian Outrigger Canoes, Ocean Kayaks. We also offer "Guaranteed To Surf" Surfing Lessons or Stand Up Paddle Boards. All of our tours/lessons are Private.
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Hours Today: 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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27 Halekuai St, Kihei, Maui, HI 96753-8100
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great place to take the family had lots of fun staff was very Attentive. Will definitely be back. It was very kid friendly

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Company contacted us proactively about poor conditions in our original spot on the west side and moved us to the Makena location. We were hesitant at first because it was a longer drive to get there but we are SO glad we didn't give up...More

1  Thank Katy G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hawaiian paddle sports proactively contacted me about poor weather conditions at my original location and were happy to switch our kayak and snorkel trip to a different location. Emily was a great guide and got us into the water and kayaking quickly. She was a...More

1  Thank Tom L
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Curtis was our guide on our South Maui ocean kayak trip this week, and I have to say it was one of the most incredible experiences we've ever had. Almost immediately upon reaching our first snorkel spot, we were greeted by a manta ray, who...More

2  Thank mparsons1984
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had an awesome time with John. He showed me the ropes and I was up and surfing in no time. He found the sweet spot with giving me just enough help that I needed and being hands-off enough to let me do it on my...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a private kayak & snorkel tour with Emily. She was so friendly and knowledgeable. She made the tour so interesting as she pointed out all the cool fishes, eels, corals and octopus while we’re snorkelling. She took us to the best spots for...More

1  Thank Susan S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Four adults and an almost-8 showed up for kayak and snorkel tour at 7:00 AM. Everything was ready, got good safety and fish-ID briefing. We were in the water quickly and paddling away to first swim spot. Emily got all of us off the kayaks...More

1  Thank RangerGreg501
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time. We booked a private tour because my girlfriend did not know how to swim (although this isnt really necessary since we get life jackets and the water was really calm). Our guide, Cara, was informative and accomodating. We enjoyed her...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Cara was an awesome guide. Very knowledgeable on all the different types of things we saw. She took lots of great pictures that were emailed to us later that day. Saw everything from mantaray's to eels. I highly recommend the early morning tour

2  Thank Tom D
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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

We did a kayak tour with snorkeling. Our guide was Curtis. It was a wonderful morning. He made the entire experience relaxed and fun despite the fact that we had never been in a kayak. We saw sea turtles local fish and beautiful coral. Curtis...More

2  Thank TravelingBlonde77
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Bill B
21 April 2018|
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Response from janetlp | Reviewed this property |
Yes, that's what our group did. We had both singles and doubles. You can ask when you make the reservation. Have a great time!
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KingwoodTex
31 March 2018|
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Response from Jdp107 | Reviewed this property |
hawaiianpaddlesports . com phone number is on the top left, book now on the top right.
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28 March 2018|
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Response from CaptainCoolidge | Reviewed this property |
Aloha Susan. Fellow traveller responding. You will not likely see whales in summer. Hawaii is a winter migration place. The whales head back to Alaska for the summer. Email Hawaii Paddle Sport directly or check their website... More
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