Kayak & SUP

Rentals

Single Kayaks

Single Kayak

$35 / half-day

(4 hours)

Tandem Kayaks

Tandem Kayak

$45 / half-day

(4 hours)

Paddle Boards

Paddle Board

$45 / half-day

(4 hours)

Fishing Kayaks

Fishing Kayak

$60 / half-day

(4 hours)

Paddleboard + Kayak Rentals around Anna Maria Island and Longboat Key

We are happy to offer stand-up paddleboard (SUP) and kayak rentals around Anna Maria Island and Longboat Key. Each location has its unique charm and beauty, depending what kind of adventure you’re after. As kids, we used these spots as our playgrounds and have come to love and appreciate them even more as we’ve watched them evolve over the years. Read about our current rental locations below.

  • Kid-Friendly
  • Budget Adventure
  • Beginners welcome

The mangrove islands adjacent to Bayfront Park on Longboat Key are absolutely gorgeous! There are no crowds except for the occasional pod of dolphins and so many nooks and crannies to explore! Paddlers can traverse around the mangrove forests of Whale Key & the Town Islands, spot manatees and dolphins, and paddle around the Audubon Sanctuary Islands for… (Learn more)

  • Kid-Friendly
  • Budget Adventure
  • Beginners welcome

Rent your kayak or paddle board and explore the crystal clear waters of Longboat Pass – the waters at the south end of Anna Maria Island and the north end of Longboat Key. Because this location is the only water passage along a 20 mile stretch of barrier islands where the Bay meets the Gulf, it functions as a wildlife corridor and is renowned for its marine critters, birds, and playful dolphin and manatee activity…. (Learn more)

Single Kayaks

Single Kayak

$35 / half-day

(4 hours)

Tandem Kayaks

Tandem Kayak

$45 / half-day

(4 hours)

Paddle Boards

Paddle Board

$45 / half-day

(4 hours)

Fishing Kayaks

Fishing Kayak

$60 / half-day

(4 hours)

About our Rentals

Paddleboard and kayak rentals are perfect if you’re after a more independent experience on the water. Waterproof maps are provided and highlight recommended routes, wildlife hotspots, and points of interest. A paddling lesson and safety briefing are included with every rental, so that all paddlers are informed on basic paddling techniques, safety rules, and conditions to be mindful of while out on the water.

If you have any specific questions, check out the descriptions for each rental option (above), read through our FAQ page, and feel free to contact us any time! We hope to see you on the water soon!

What's Included in your Rental

  • All paddling equipment
  • Map of the best paddling routes
  • Dry storage for personal items
  • Basic paddling lesson