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Everglades Kayak Company

801 South Copeland Avenue, Everglades City, FL 34139
+1 239-262-6149
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Could not have been better!

On Memorial Day weekend 2017 my wife and I rented a kayak from Everglades Kayak Co. We rented a... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2017
bebo2604
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West Palm Beach, Florida
via mobile
Nice Place, Recommend Using a Shuttle

Overall a nice place with nice boats. It was a pretty long paddle to Halfway Creek, though, so I'd... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2017
john a
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Columbia, South Carolina
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In the heart of Everglades City and directly across from Everglades National Park, this rental and tour location offers easy access to the beautiful Halfway Creek. The bottom of the Turner River is also accessible from this location.We have a total of 3 water locations plus a full service retail store. Guided Tours are also available
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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801 South Copeland Avenue, Everglades City, FL 34139
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+1 239-262-6149
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Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

On Memorial Day weekend 2017 my wife and I rented a kayak from Everglades Kayak Co. We rented a Hobie tandem Oasis kayak with the mirage drive pedal system. The boat also featured the new seats Hobie offers. I cannot recall the name of the...More

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Reviewed 1 January 2017

Overall a nice place with nice boats. It was a pretty long paddle to Halfway Creek, though, so I'd advise using a shuttleboat. Granted we were paddling with young kids, but it took us almost an hour to paddle to the "nice" part of Halfway...More

Thank john a
NaplesKayakCompany, Owner at Everglades Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2017

Hi John, thank you for the nice review and for all the great paddling tips! We are glad that you had fun with your family. Chris

Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Went with a group on the mangrove tunnels tour. Guide was good on safety and knew enough about the animals & plants to keep it interesting. Went with a guide because we don't know the area at all. Next time we'll rent a kayak and...More

Thank northerngirl58
NaplesKayakCompany, Public Relations Manager at Everglades Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2016

Thank you so much for taking the time to give us the great feedback! Come back and see us soon! Thank you!

Reviewed 2 August 2016

We wanted to do an eco-firendly Tour in the Everglades and luckily i found and booked the Turner River Kayak Tour with Guide Regis Good. It was a wonderful, unique experience. We met at Glades Haven Marina in Everglades City in the morning and then...More

1  Thank Bettina D
NaplesKayakCompany, Public Relations Manager at Everglades Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2016

Hey Bettina, We are so glad you had such a great experience, come back and see us soon! Thank you

Reviewed 9 May 2016

We decided to do a kayak tour instead of a boat trip because it is a more natural way to explore the wildlife in the Everglades. Indeed, we saw many alligators and other animals like birds and turtles. Unfortunately we were not so lucky with...More

3  Thank stefanmegi
NaplesKayakCompany, Public Relations Manager at Everglades Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2016

Thank you for the wonderful review! Come back and see us anytime!

Reviewed 11 January 2016 via mobile

We picked this sort because of the amazing reviews. The actual rental place was quick getting is on the water, but the route for the 3 hour kayak rental was poor. The water was very brown and the backs very muddy and smelly, and the...More

1  Thank Emily B
NaplesKayakCompany, Owner at Everglades Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2017

Hi Emily, Thank you for the review. Please note that the water here is not clear like the keys. It is stained with tannin from the mangroves. Also, the mangrove tunnels can be tight but that is what a great number of people are looking...More

Reviewed 2 January 2015

Regis is in charge of kayak rentals at Glades Haven Marina/ Everglades Kayak company. He made our family trip a huge success! He helped us plan our all day route, told us what we would need to not get lost (GPS and good map), shuttled...More

Thank LightningSpeed
NaplesKayakCompany, Owner at Everglades Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2015

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. We certainly appreciate the kind feedback about Regis and are so glad that you had a good time. Chris

Reviewed 2 January 2015

My son and I did the 3 day 10,000 Islands tour in December. It was a fabulous experience! Our guide, Dave Kochendorfer was extremely knowledgeable about the wildlife in the area but it was very interesting to learn that the area had a human history...More

Thank live2travel_8
NaplesKayakCompany, Owner at Everglades Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2015

Thank you so much for your valuable feedback! We do appreciate it! Chris

Reviewed 5 May 2014

I recently went to the Everglades for the first time with a friend of mine. We wanted to do a kayaking tour, and I contacted several companies, including Everglades Kayak Company, about doing an all day tour. Dave K. responded quickly with his availability and...More

1  Thank Jeff H
NaplesKayakCompany, Owner at Everglades Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2017

Thank you for the nice review I'm sorry we missed it. Chris

Reviewed 9 March 2014

After much research ~ finding much higher prices elsewhere ~ we rented a double kayak to paddle the Everglades. Regis was most helpful, providing a back-haul and all the info we needed (and more) on exploring the area by kayak. We ventured on our own...More

4  Thank Kelly Q
NaplesKayakCompany, Owner at Everglades Kayak Company, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2017

This is a great review and I'm sorry we missed it! Thank you! Chris

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