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Rentals & Tours

SUP Englewood provides kayaking and paddle boarding rentals, tours and lessons. Over 10 years of experience and rave reviews!

Paddle Board & Kayak in Englewood, Placida, and Boca Grande, FL

SUP Englewood provides paddle board and kayak rentals, tours and lessons with locations in the Greater Englewood area. Paddle Board and kayak rentals include local delivery and pick up of equipment. SUP & kayak tour guides are the most experienced in the area. Discover more reasons to book your paddling adventure with SUP Englewood. 

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Paddle Board Tours

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  • Learn how to Stand Up Paddle (SUP) Board by joining a Paddle Board Eco Tour with SUP Englewood.
  • We have taught thousands of people how to paddle board.
  • SUP Englewood is a local expert in Stand Up Paddle Boarding.
  • Paddle Board Guided Tours provide beginner friendly instruction.
  • SUP Englewood has the largest paddleboard fleet in Charlotte County.
  • All Certified Instructors
  • Other guided eco tour locations include, Don Pedro Island State Park and the Calusa Blueway Trail in Boca Grande, FL.
Family in a Tandem Kayak Rental showing room for child in the middle

Kayak Eco Tours

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  • Kayak Eco Tours are offered daily in Englewood, Florida.
  • Guided Eco Tours provide a touch tank experience for smaller marine life while exploring the waters for dolphins and manatees.
  • Join us at the Don Pedro Island State Park for a guided kayaking eco tour and learn about the coastal ecosystem of Southwest Florida.
  • Other guided eco tour locations include, Stump Pass Beach State Park, Don Pedro Island State Park, Woolverton Trail and the Calusa Blueway Trail in Boca Grande, FL.
Paddle board rentals and kayak rentals include delivery to palm island

Paddle Board Rentals

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  • Rental includes, board, 1 paddle, leash, vest, whistle and dry bag.
  • Experience is encouraged however it is not required.
  • Land lesson for safety provided
  • Staff review of local paddling hazards and area
  • Mix kayaks and boards with any rental
  • Locations in Englewood and Boca Grande
  • First time on a paddle board? Please check out our paddle board lessons and eco tours. We want you to be safe on the water.
Kayaking Rentals and Guided Eco Tours

Kayak Rentals

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  • All rental and safety equipment provided
  • Single (1 person) and double (2 people) kayaks available
  • No experience needed
  • Our staff will review safety and discuss any paddling hazards in the area
  • Mix kayaks and paddleboards
  • Half day (4 hour) rentals available daily at our location
  • Ask about our quarto kayaks if you have young children, as it can safely hold up to 575 pounds which may accommodate 2 adults and up to 2 small children.
Don Pedro Island State Park

Multiple Day Rentals

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  • Free Delivery on multiple day and weekly rentals
  • Single Kayaks (1 person), Double Kayaks (2 people), and Paddle Board available
  • 1 Day $65, 2 Days $110, 3 Days $150, 4 Days $190, 5 Days $220, 6 Day $240, 7 Days $285.
  • Per item pricing
  • Use all the time you want! Drop offs available the evening before your time starts to ensure you’re able to use them first thing in the morning.
company truck and trailer at sunset

SUP Englewood

Stand Up Paddle (SUP) Board & Kayak Company

SUP Englewood is the largest paddle sports company in Charlotte County. Our staff is fully certified in water safety, rescue, and environmental education. SUP Englewood is founded by a native resident of Englewood, FL. Shop with confidence while supporting Englewood's local paddlesports company.

SUP Englewood Testimonials

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We had a great time with SUP Englwood. The experience was fun, informative, and our tour guide was the best. We loved it so much we went back a second day... great job!

Don Pedro Island Beach photo of dunes and cabbage palm

Scott R. Google Places

Our tour guide was knowlageable, funny and kind. The tour was incredible and fun! Kayaks were in good shape and all materials were good quality. Well worth the money!

Dolphins are frequently spotted on kayak eco tours

Amanda B. Google Places

Great Guides! Nicole knew absolutely everything there was to know about the area and wildlife. It was relaxing and our family felt very safe navigating the waterways with them. We will be back next year and book again with SUP Englewood. Absolutely, great experience! Thank you!

hermit crabs can steal the spotlight

Rhiannon L Google Places

SUP Englewood - Certified & Insured Tour Agency

*Nicole Killian is one of the most certified tour guides in Southwest Florida.

Learn About SUP Englewood and meet the Founder Nicole Killian
guided kayak eco tours through mangrove tunnels

Mangrove Kayak Tours

Join a kayaking eco tour with a Florida Master Naturalist

Kayak tours explore magical mangrove forests. Learn about the mangroves importance to a coastal ecosystem while you paddle along local barrier islands. Wildlife sightings are common and include dolphins, manatees, coastal fish, birds, and sea stars.

Paddle Board Tours

Learn how to Stand Up Paddle (SUP) Board

Learn how to stand up paddle board while on a guided eco tour. Explore the Don Pedro Island State Park or Boca Grande paddle board tour locations. Both paddle spots feature up-close encounters with dolphins, manatees and other marine life. All skill levels welcome.

lessons included in paddle boarding tours
paddling orientation before we get up and go kayaking at Don Pedro Island State Park

Paddle Board & Kayak Rentals

Visit one of our waterfront kayak launch locations

SUP Englewood is the largest paddle board and kayak company in Charlotte County. Therefore we are able to service any group size. Visit our convenient waterfront launch locations at Don Pedro Island in Placida or 19th Street in Boca Grande. Reservations help us provide you with the best customer service. Reservations ensure that your kayaking rental equipment is waiting for you by the water.

Book your spot

Act now to join one of the top things to to do in Englewood, Placida, and Boca Grande Florida.

Discover More Wildlife with SUP Englewood!

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Common sea stars found on guided eco tours

Sea Stars

Sea stars are commonly found by oyster beds, mangroves and seagrass flats.

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Manatees

Manatees

Manatees can be seen frequently March through November. They love swimming along the coast of Southwest Florida in warm water months.

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Paddle board and kayak with Dolphins

Dolphins

Dolphins are frequently spotted on paddling trips. They love chasing mullet by seawalls and in the seagrass flats!

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Native Florida Brown Pelican

Coastal Birds

Brown pelicans are commonly seen on paddling trips. Expect to see many shorebirds and wading birds when paddling.

SUP Englewood's Launch Locations

Don Pedro Island State Park

The Don Pedro Island State Park is open Wednesday to Sunday from 8 AM to 5 PM.  This is a launch location as we do not have a direct affiliation with the Florida State Parks. We do not make any transactions on-site and require all reservations for kayak tours and rentals in advance.

Kayak Rentals at Don Pedro Island State Park

Boca Grande

SUP Englewood launches from 19th Street in Boca Grande on Monday’s and Tuesday’s. This is a Lee County Park and therefore we require reservations for this location as well. If you’re looking for an eco tour or rentals on any other day please call us to request your reservation at 941-265-2925.

FAQ's

Self-guided tours

Rentals are great for adventurous groups that have some experience kayaking and feel comfortable navigating the waterways with a map. Paddling safety, general area and local knowledge is provided prior to departure.

Guided Eco Tours

Tours provide enhanced safety with guidance and a hands on experience with nature. Tour guides are known for jumping to help you view the local creatures living in the seagrass. Common sighings include hermit crabs, sea stars, lightning whelks, and more.

Learn More about Kayak and Paddle Board Tours

  • All Paddlesport Rental and Safety Equipment Included
  • No paddling experience is needed
  • Each trip is customized for your groups skill level
  • Group and private options available
  • Custom options upon request (location, sunset, large groups, etc)
  • Mix Paddle Boards and Kayaks on private eco tours
  • Tours are led by a naturalist tour guide
  • Learn about the environment as you paddle
Palm Island Kayak Rentals

SUP Englewood provides kayak rentals for single kayaks and double kayaks. All kayak rentals include the following:

  • Clean kayak equipment
  • Dry bags
  • Waterproof Phone Cases
  • Safety Gear (Including varying sized life vests for children)
  • Whistles
  • Water
  • Paddling Map of area
Paddle board rentals and kayak rentals include delivery to palm island

Stand Up Paddle Board Rentals available daily.  We offer rentals at our location in Englewood as well as off-site.  Why book a paddle board rental with SUP Englewood? 

  • Only paddlesports company in Englewood with certified instructors.
  • Provide the newest paddling equipment.
  • Carry the largest fleet of paddle board equipment.
  • We are responsive to our clients calls and requests.
  • We are a customer service focused company.

What do Paddle Board Rentals Include?

  • A Land Lesson in Paddle Boarding covers basic safety information needed for a fun time on the water.
  • Lifevests
  • Leashes
  • Water
  • Dry Bags
  • Waterproof phone cases

Did you know we offer FREE DELIVERY?

Booking with SUP Englewood ensures that you have free delivery for all paddle sports rental equipment. Some of our delivery locations include Manasota Key, Palm Island, Don Pedro Island, Little Gasparilla Island, and Boca Grande. In addition, we can deliver to Florida State Parks, Charlotte County Parks, and Lee County Parks located in Boca Grande.

At SUP Englewood, we host locations in the most beautiful parks of Southwest Florida. This includes Florida State Parks, Charlotte County Parks and Lee County Parks. Our mobility allows for paddling in the most natural settings.Which allows you to see more wildlife and have flexibility in booking a paddling adventure.

lessons included in paddle boarding tours

All Guided Paddle Board Eco Tours include Paddle Board Lessons! A SUP Lesson is the foundation for safe paddling adventures.

  • Paddle Board Rental and Safety Equipment Included
  • All ages and abilities welcome
  • This option is best for groups with mixed ages and skill levels
  • Let your instructor know if you have any medical conditions
  • Beginner, Intermediate, and Advanced Paddle Board Lessons Available
  • Certified and Experienced Paddle Board Instructors
  • Gather the family and take a lesson that everyone is bound to remember
At SUP Englewood, we do our best to accommodate everyone on the water and provide the best experience possible.

Kayak Guided Eco Tours

Join a paddle board or kayak guided eco tour and explore the wonders of Lemon Bay. Your Tour Guide is able to take photos and share them with you afterwards.  A tour guide ensures that you will have memories to last a lifetime.  Thus we do our best to make sure that you see as much as possible while paddling with SUP Englewood.

Why tour the coastal waterways with a guide?

In addition to above, Tour Guides are certified in safety and environmental education.  Your tour guide is continually assessing the waterways therefore, taking a guided trip offers more safety while out on the water.  Learn how to avoid hazards in the water while enjoying a leisurely trip.

guided kayak eco tours through mangrove tunnels

Location Information

Reservations are required for all paddling services. Same day reservations are okay. Please do not arrive at locations without an appointment.

Boca Grande Kayak Launch

Paddle Board or Kayak Tours launch from the Great Calusa Blueway Paddling Trail on the island of Boca Grande.

Address:

19th Street East Boca Grande, FL

  • Free parking
  • Limited boating traffic
  • Marine life is abundant
  • Manatees
  • Dolphins

There is a $6 toll onto the island of Boca Grande. SUP Englewood is only here by reservation. Please call us prior to arrival.

This Florida State Park is known for it’s unique features.  Don Pedro Island State Park can only be reach by boat.  A kayak or paddle board is a wonderful way to explore the mangrove tunnel and hidden lagoon inside the island.

Join a Guided Eco Tour of Don Pedro Island on Kayaks and Paddle Boards.

SUP Englewood features a 4 hour tour of the island.  During the trip we venture through the tunnel to explore varying marine life like sea stars, sponge, coral and other live shells. The hidden lagoon is perfect place to catch up on photos and witness the mangroves natural wind protection. Dolphins and manatees frequent this area and swim along the island and gulf side therefore sightings are common.  Our guided tours feature a picnic at the beach pavilion, and nature walk.

Rentals

Kayak and Paddle Board Rentals are available at the Don Pedro Island State Park by reservation.  Simply call us at (941) 265-2925.  Kayak rental rates include delivery! Half days are $45 for single kayaks and paddle boards, $55 for tandem kayaks.

Ferry Boat Option

Enjoy a Boat Ride to the Don Pedro Island State Park. Expect to stop for wildlife along the way.  Boat Trips will offer flexibility regarding time spend on the beach.  Plenty of room to bring a cooler for lunch or your favorite beach chairs. Only $25/pp with a 2 person min. Please call or book online as reservations are required.

Availability

This Florida State Park is CLOSED on Monday’s and Tuesdays. Therefore we are only able to service this park by reservation Wednesday to Sunday.  This park closes PROMPTLY at 5 PM.  We ask for all rentals to return by 4 PM to allow us time to collect the equipment from the park.

Address:

8450 Placida Road
Placida, FL 33946

Monday & Tuesday:

SUP Englewood offers Rentals & Tours in Boca Grande

Stump Pass Beach State Park is our Manasota Key Location

This Florida State Park offers clear water and amazing views of wildlife. There is a lot of boating traffic on the water and beach traffic visiting this park.  Due to limitations with parking we are only able to accommodate one group tour per day by reservation.  We can provide rentals anytime.

Address:

900 Gulf Blvd

Englewood, FL 34223

Considerations

Park opens at 8 AM and closes at Sunset (varies daily). During season November through Mid August this park has a line before the gate opens.  Parking is not guaranteed.  If you’re looking to rent, we recommend booking an early time slot.  We can drop off equipment anytime regardless of parking however your wait for parking may effect your time with the equipment.

Woolverton Trail

Discover miles of mangrove tunnels on the Woolverton Trail.  This 8.5 mile tunnel system  loops and turns.  Be sure to bring a map with you as cell service is limited in the trails.  Kayaking at this location provides great views of coastal birds.  In addition, there’s a resident dolphin that is frequently spotted by the launch.

Kayak Launch Located at Fishery Road in Englewood

Please call to request this kayak rental location.  We only come out by reservation to this Charlotte County Park. Parking is limited.  Please call (941) 26KAYAK | (941) 265-2925

This paddle board and kayak eco tour in Englewood is available by request for groups no greater than 6 people due to parking limitations. This paddling eco tour features clear water as the oysters in these waters are abundant. A tour guide with local knowledge will show your group safe areas for paddling and explain the importance of oysters in our coastal ecosystems. This eco tour leads groups to the seagrass flats of the Cedar Point Environmental Park. This area is locally known and sought after for environmental education classes due to the lush, healthy, sea grass and abundant young marine life.

Kayak Rentals Delivered to your waterfront vacation rental or home

Looking for weekly kayak rentals? We offer daily, weekly and multiple day rates for kayaks and paddle boards.  Our rates include delivery AND pick up of the rental equipment.

Staying on Little Gasparilla Island (LGI) or Palm Island?  We can deliver by boat for no additional fee when you book any multiple day rental.

Kayak & Paddle Board Rental Rates:

1 Day $65*

2 Days $110

3 Days $150

4 Days $190

5 Days $220

6 Day $240

7 Days $285