• Kayak rental rangitoto auckland hauraki gulf

    Multi-day Expedition Rental

Explore at your own pace

Kayak rental over many days gives you the freedom to explore at your own pace. We can only rent to sea kayakers with proven sea kayak skills.

Auckland Sea Kayaks are Auckland’s sea kayak touring specialists and have a wide range of sea kayaks in our rental fleet.

 

Our rental kayak fleet includes the following:

Q-Kayaks Southern Endeavour 

This is the perfect kayak for day and two day sea kayak rentals. Its length, combined with a wider beam, allows for excellent stability and positive forward speed. This kayak is fitted with all our latest

Length: 560 cm, Volume (total): 695 L

Mission kayaking Eco NIIZH 565 

With plenty of storage for both paddlers, a hydrodynamic rudder system, plus a large central storage pod for any extras required this boat is in a league of its own. Great stable boats and perfect for our rental fleet.

Length O/A 565 cm, Max Load 250 kg,
STORAGE SPACE Front hatch, 45 L, Center hatch, 96 L, Rear hatch 60 L

PADDLING PERFECTION SEABEAR II PACKHORSE

The Packhorse has a large central hatch, as well as bow and stern storage = giving it the maximum storage in its class; perfect for extended expeditions along the coast, as a duo or part of an exploration group.

Length O/A: 6.0m Load Capacity: 290kg Total storage: 396 L

Q-KAYAKS SKUA

Designed for expeditions where distances are to be covered in varying sea conditions. The Skua has a low deck profile enabling it to perform extremely well in windy conditions, while its longer hull gives it greater speed and allows it to respond in a following sea to surf the waves.

Volume: 355 Litres (Front 75L, Rear 75L, Centre Compartment 45L, Cockpit 160L)

Q-KAYAKS SHEARWATER

How do you improve on a true winner? Only change what is necessary. Using the Penguin sea kayak hull, a new modern deck on the ‘Shearwater’ allows more leg and foot room. Combined with a new seat and padded backrest, the Shearwater offers maximum comfort for all day paddling.

Volume: 333 Litres (Front 52L, Rear 91L, Cockpit 190L)

Q-KAYAKS TASMAN EXPRESS 

The Tasman Express is an exceptional performance sea kayak. At 5.3 metres long, this sleek looking craft has been designed to maintain a good forward speed, especially when loaded up with gear. Its low profile and flared bow enables this kayak to perform extremely well in adverse or windy conditions. An aerodynamic rudder blade is fitted to prevent drag and increase forward speed and turning performance.

Volume: 3380 Litres (Front 75L, Rear 986L, Cockpit 180L)

PADDLING PERFECTION EURO-X

The Euro-X is a single-seater kayak with a straight design that makes it fast and sleek – great for day trips or possibly a weekend. Its double chines and obvious keel provide excellent handling in a variety of water situations. With two storage compartments, the Euro-X is ideal for overnight camping, and even when fully loaded it can handle waves and rough water easily.

Length O/A: 5.4m Load capacity: 110kg Total storage: 215 L

All rentals include the following:

  • A comprehensive kayak briefing before your kayak trip starts.
  • Kayak safety briefing along with expected weather and sea conditions in the Hauraki Gulf and Waitemata Harbor

We only rent kayaks to people who have kayaked before and have strict operating areas were you can go. If you are found to break our policy’s then you may forfeit your bond. Credit card numbers are required for security.

Hire rates 

Rates  Day rental Extra days
Double Sea Kayak $140 $120
Single Sea Kayak $90 $60

Camping gear hire rates

One night Extra night
Tent (2 person) $45 $15
Sleeping Mat (¾) $15 $5
Sleeping Bag $40 $15
Camping cooking set $30 $10

NOTE: We are based in central Auckland, not on the beach. You will need to transport the boats to the water on your own or there may be a $50 beach fee. If you want to rent a kayak with no beach transport fee then we recommend Mission Bay Watersports 

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Join our online photo exhibition as part of @aklphotofestival 

Final week to submit an image/s - by midnight Mon 31 May, up to 4 images can be entered per photographer. 

Image by @backcountryweb - taken on a multi day kayak trip utilising a split paddle as a handy camping accessory. 

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We are presenting an online community photography We are presenting an online community photography exhibition - Paddling the Hauraki Gulf / Tikapa Moana. 
Anyone that has a cool or interesting image of paddling in the Hauraki Gulf can enter! 

Up to 4 images can be entered per photographer - we are looking forward to including your photograph/s in the online exhibition on show from 3 – 20 June as part of Auckland Festival of Photography. 

SOO SEND US SOME PICS! 📷 

PRIZE up for grabs: 1 Photographer will win a $390 Gift Voucher (12 month expiry) for Auckland Sea Kayaks Guided Tours.

To select the WINNER we have invited Ocean, creative manager responsible for Auckland Sea Kayaks's website/digital imaging, Ocean has a tourism background and is committed to ensuring visitors to New Zealand get as excited about the country as she does. When she’s not paddling with us, you’ll find her sailing competitively or catching a few waves on her longboard.

Please submit your photo/s here by midnight Mon 31 May: https://www.aucklandseakayaks.co.nz/festival-of-photography/ 

Image by @ocean_patrice
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We invite you to submit 1-4 photos for our communi We invite you to submit 1-4 photos for our community photography project as part of @aklphotofestival

You have 2 weeks to submit photo/s (by midnight Mon 31 May) head to: www.aucklandseakayaks.co.nz/festival-of-photography/ 

Paddling the Hauraki Gulf will be a community photography exhibition presented online, read more: www.photographyfestival.org.nz

PRIZE up for grabs: $390 Gift Voucher (12 month expiry) for Auckland Sea Kayaks Guided Tours.

Image by Eric Webster taken in the sheltered waters of Whakanewha Regional Park. 

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