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Surfsup Whangamata

101b Winifred Avenue, Whangamata 3620, New Zealand
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Whenuakua Island Guided Tour

Hi guys, Thank you very much for our guided tour to Whenuakura Island (donut island) and around. We... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Vonny M
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Amazing kayak trip ;)

Amazing kayak-trip, our guide was a very cool and easy going guy who watched our for us, he gave us... read more

Reviewed May 13, 2018
Eva S
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Graz
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“guided tour” (2 reviews)
“donuts” (6 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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101b Winifred Avenue, Whangamata 3620, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hi guys, Thank you very much for our guided tour to Whenuakura Island (donut island) and around. We are a family of 5 (children 10yrs, 8yrs, and 4yrs). The day was absolutely stunning and conditions perfect for entering the cave by kayak. I would not...More

Thank Vonny M
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Reviewed 13 May 2018

Amazing kayak-trip, our guide was a very cool and easy going guy who watched our for us, he gave us so much information not just about kayaking but also about the surroundings there, donut island was sooo beautiful from inside, we had such a good...More

Thank Eva S
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Reviewed 27 April 2018

My partner and I were keen to have a go at stand up paddle boarding, so thought that Whangamata would be an ideal spot to give it a go. We found the SURFSUP website, which all looked very professional, and it was very easy to...More

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Reviewed 23 January 2018

The day we went out was not the best of days it was glum and the sea a little rough (in fact it was the last tour of the day, for the next 4 days). But, we were well advised of this before we confirmed...More

Thank Donna T
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Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Anyone wanting a surf lesson from Kat and her team, I strongly recommend them. I took my nieces here today (age 11 & 14) and what a great experience they had. The team ran through all safety of the water and then gave them a...More

Thank Sandra P
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Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

On December 25th Christmas Day, 4 of my mates and I booked a guided tour with Surfsup to visit the instagram famous lagoon - Whenuakura Island, known as Donut Island. We were all pumped to make our Christmas a memorable one with this magical paradise....More

Thank Venus Hertz A
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SurfnStay, Manager at Surfsup Whangamata, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

Kia ora Venus! We appreciate your review. We take them very seriously to continually improve our customer`s experience. Our recent Christmas Day to Whenuakura was guided on perfect conditions as we recall, and most of our customers had a great time as stated by them...More

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Reviewed 9 December 2017

Easy to organise. Very friendly staff. Had an amazing day out on the kayak and would definitely do the trip again with surfsup again in the future.

Thank John L
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SurfnStay, Manager at Surfsup Whangamata, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

Thank you for your comments! We look forward to see you again!

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Reviewed 6 December 2017

On our recent trip to Whangamata, my friend and I decided to rent a kayak to go to Donut Island. We were looking for Surfsup, because they had better prices, but found another rental place first and stopped there. We should have gone to Surfsup....More

Thank John H
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SurfnStay, Manager at Surfsup Whangamata, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

Kia ora John! Thanks for your kind comments! Our number ONE concern is safety. Our company is proud to the be only Qualmark rated in Whangamata and we work hard for it. All our staff is qualified with Fist Aid courses and Guides are not...More

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Reviewed 2 December 2017

I did the Kayak Tour to go to the Donut Island and it was so cool. You can see a wonderful turquoise lagoon and swim next to a beach of another island. Also, the staff are very kind and helpful. If you like sport and...More

Thank Elise L
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Reviewed 1 December 2016

Do your self a favour and book your family a guided tour - I did it with my 18 month old! Excellent instructors and the Island is one of the most magical places on earth! The kids will love it - Big and small :)

Thank Kailasunshinecoast
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