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Surfside Kayak Hire

  • Location Ilfracombe
  • Price from £25.00
  • Canoeing & Kayaking
  • Paddleboarding
  • Wildlife
  • Mindful escape
  • Learn new skills
  • Adrenaline fix


Hiring kayaks from Surfside Kayak Hire to go for a paddle in beautiful Combe Martin Bay could not be easier. Go and discover the hidden coves and beaches around the bay on your own sit-on kayak. Set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) Combe Martin Bay has abundance of wildlife to see including oyster catchers, peregrine falcons, buzzards and variety of seagulls to name but a few. Keep a watch for dolphins, porpose, and sun fish also seals may pop up to watch you kayak by.
We have the latest sit on top kayaks available all our kayaks are fitted with Ultimate comfort seats with back support, the kayaks are very stable and easy to paddle with excellent tracking keeping you going in the right direction. We have a range of sizes to suit all paddler weights, sizes and abilities. We only use top quality kayaks and never use "graded or seconds" unlike some other hire firms, our customers safety and comfort are our priority. We will show you the safest areas to paddle in and help you launch if required.
The kayaks come in Single, Double, and Triple sizes. Your kayak will be waiting for you at the waters edge ready to - no having to drag the kayak down the beach!
All kayaks have a weight limit, our sit-on-top single and double kayaks have a weight limit of 16 stone (101 kg) per person.
Buoyancy aids are included in your hire. Wetsuits are available to hire separately from our shop.
Surfside Kayak Hire is the longest established kayak hire company in North Devon and are the only activity in Devon to have over 600+ 5-star reviews on Trip Advisor. We have been featured in The Guardian and The Huffington post as "The must do activity whilst holidaying in Devon".

For bookings throughout AUGUST please call us on 01271 883220 or drop us an email on

This adventure is perfect for individuals and small groups, and can be tailored for:

  • Charity fundraising
  • Corporates
  • Families
  • Hen / Stag parties
  • School groups


    What's included

  • Equipment Kayak, Buoyancy Aid, Paddle. Wetsuit hire available if required.

    What you'll need

  • Other A change of clothing, sunscreen lotion, hat, drink of water.


Custom Policy

Surfside Kayak Hire reserve the right to cancel a trip or hire because of adverse weather or sea conditions, or for any other safety related reason. In this instance, an alternative trip/hire or full refund will be offered.
For any cancellations at least 2 weeks’ notice before the booked session – 100% of the total fee will be refunded. At least 1 weeks’ notice before the booked session – 75% of the total fee.
Group trips require a minimum of two people to run. Where this minimum is not met, an alternative trip or refund will be offered.




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