Kayak Store - Retail

The Kayak Store at Kaikoura Kayaks NZ for all your paddling needs

Experienced Professionals

We are experienced professionals who have over 20 years experience kayaking in the oceans and rivers around New Zealand.

You can trust our qualified staff to provide the right kayaks and equipment for you and your family's paddling needs.

Trusted Brands

Our Kayak Store only sells the most trusted brands in the industry so you can enjoy your kayaking experiences with assurance, knowing that you are purchasing high quality equipment that will last the distance and keep you safe on the water.

From sit-on-top fishing kayaks and paddle boards, to white water boats, high performance sea kayaks and associated paddling gear, we provide an efficient, trustworthy service that delivers to your door.

Try before you buy

If you’re in Kaikoura, we have demo kayaks available that you are welcome to try before you make your decision.

Call now

For friendly helpful advice, come and have a chat to our highly experienced staff at the Kayak Store or Freephone us on 0800 452 456.

Q Kayaks Palm Mission Bliss Stick
Hydraulics Ocean Kayak Carlisle Seal Line
Ty Warp Necky Kayaks Thermarest hf
Predator Shred Ready Riot Sweet




You will now be directed to the secure website of our payment provider. Payment can be made by Visa or Mastercard.

Vouchers available now! Choose one of our gift vouchers from the Booking Options.

Booking for a group? Group bookings cannot be made online - please contact us directly via phone or email if you are booking for a large group.

If you are having any issues booking online, please call us direct on 0800452456 or Int +64 21 462 889

You will need!

Long sleeved thermal top, Fleece, shorts or light pants e.g. quick drys, NO JEANS!
Sunglasses, cap, running shoes or sandals, drinking water, camera & towel.

If you have purchased a voucher then it is valid for 24 months from the date of the original purchase. To redeem the voucher, you need to book in advance by calling us on 0800 452 456 or by emailing paddle@kaikourakayaks.nz. You must also present this email with the confirmation number when prompted.

All kayaking tours depart from our base 19 Killarney Street Kaikoura off the water front "the Esplanade", 1 km from the Kaikoura Information Centre.

Look for a trailer full of kayaks and yellow street signs (:

Kaikoura Kayaks will endeavour to give you the best experience possible (:

Seal Kayaking

Sunset Evening Classic

Kaikoura Kayaks Sunset Tour

Kayak Fishing

Sea Kayak Hire

Family Kayaking

Kayak School

Kayak School

Paddleboard SUP Hire

Sit On Top Hire

Our Location

  • Address:Kaikoura Kayaks
    19 Killarney Street
    New Zealand

Get in Touch

Free phone:

(NZ) 0800 452 456

Free phone:

(AUS) 1800 063 456 938


+64 21 462 889

Email Us

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