Babacombe bay is known for its water quality and has won the blue flag award every year since the award began in 1987. This stunning location features a hidden gem which is Oddicombe a mediteranean looking beach, with trees lining the edge of the sea and rare sea horses below. Join us to take in the stunning views of Babbacombe Bay at your own leisure and your own chosen craft. As well as providing kayak hire for paddlers of all levels of experience, we also have a canoe, a selection of pedalos, beginner and touring stand-up paddle boards, and Giant sups for groups and parties to enjoy.
We offer a rental service for you to take the equipment away from the beach area, providing you leave a deposit and are competant with the equipment.
Visit www.babbacombewatersports.com for more information and see our webcam call 01803 912963 to get daily updates
to find out our availability or check in with our booking portal and online calendar.
Oddicombe beach is the perfect hidden gem and one of the only UK beaches to win a blue flag award for 37 years for its clean water!
Babbacombe Watersports hire Pedalos, 4 seater Sit-On-Top Kayaks, Sit-in Sea Kayaks, Canoes, Junior Crocodile Sit-on-Top Kayaks, Stand-Up Paddleboards (SUPs) and Mega 8 Man Giant Mega SUPs.
New for 2024 are our Boat charters on our 8 Man Whaly. For those looking for a non-physical experience but wish to see our sea caves, stunning coastline and meet our marine wildlife.
Giant SUP Hire
Our new hire fleet consists of 3 Giant 8 Man Sups great for groups or for family hire who want to have a large raft to mess around on. They are very stable and and can even be operated by 1 person.
Sit-on-Top Kayak Hire
We have over 50 Kayaks available to hire, from Junior Crocodile Sit-on-tops perfect for children from 5 to 11 years, to family 4 seater quatro kayaks and a canoe. To Sit-In Sea Kayaks for longer journeys!
SUP Board Hire
We have a fleet of 11.4 and 10.4 hard Stand-Up Paddleboards. All of our boards are perfect for beginners.
We are very lucky in Babbacombe that we are well protected from the regular SW winds. This creates the perfect sheltered playground for practising your moves, or just sunbathing on your board
We have 3 sea, 2 man pedalos. Pedalos are hired for 30 minutes or an hour to explore the Bay! Under 18s must wear a safety jacket.
Designed in 2021 they are very easy to operate and come with a drink holder! Hire 1 for your family and take it in turns to enjoy.
Sea Kayak Hire
If you have experience or participate in some training with Sea Kayak Torbay, then we are happy to rent out our solo or tandem Sea Kayaks. We request you sign off a form of competance and take a phone with you.
We have a 17 foot, Mad River Canoe for anyone wanting to learn to Canoe or wouldlike to get out and enjoy. We deliver full training for anyone wanting to brush up their skills on flat water.
Skippered Boat Hire
New for 24' we deliver guided boat tours for those looking for a non-physical tour of our stunning coastline. We will take you to see the marine wildlife in a slow tour of the geopark. For 5 adults or 3 adults and 3 chidren.
Want to Hire a Kayak, SUP or Canoe?
Whether you want to hire a sit-on-top kayak, sup, pedalo, canoe or our boat. Our services are ideal for people visiting the English Riviera.