Best Places to Rent a Paddleboard ~ Southern Vacation Rentals
For the adventure traveler, there’s nothing like getting out and experiencing the beauty of our areas during spring break. Plentiful sunshine, warm weather, and perfect conditions – what else could you ask for? Paddleboarding is a fun activity that has become so popular across the Gulf Coast. Anybody can try stand-up paddleboarding, no matter your age or ability level! This low-impact workout is great for building strength across the core, arms, legs, and back. It also helps center your mind as you focus on the beauty of the surrounding area. Plus, you’ll gain a new perspective getting to see how clear the water truly is! Read on below for some of the best places to rent a paddleboard in Destin, Gulf Shores, Pensacola Beach, and more!
30A & Panama City Beach
Surf SUP offers services in 30A and Panama City Beach, so they’ve got you covered with high-quality paddleboards designed for paddlers of all ages and skill levels! They offer free delivery to your vacation rental on 30A or Panama City Beach, or even your favorite beach or lake. Rent for just a single day or as many as seven days, depending on how frequently you want to paddleboard. When you’re done with your paddleboard, just give them a call for free pickup as well!
Destin & Fort Walton Beach
Whether you’re an advanced student or climbing aboard for the first time, SUP Express Paddle Board Rentals & Tours is one of the best places in Destin to rent a paddleboard. They service the Destin, Miramar Beach, and Sandestin areas as well as Okaloosa Island in Fort Walton Beach, so no matter where you’re staying you can easily hop on a paddleboard and take to the seas! Choose between four- and eight-hour paddleboard rentals, as well as multi-day. You can also embark on a guided sunrise/sunset tour in addition to a SUP Glow night tour!
No one knows Navarre Beach like Sage Paddle Company. Founded on the mission to “bring unforgettable memories, experiences, and adventures that will only happen on the water,” these locals are one of Navarre Beach’s most popular paddleboard rental options. They offer over 125 rentals, including paddleboards, kayaks, and even beach bicycles! Rent your paddleboards and kayaks for a half day, full day, or even for a whole week. If you’re traveling with a group to Navarre Beach, they offer special group and multiple day discounts.
Head to Pensacola Beach and get your paddleboard from SUP Dogs, a local rental company offering paddleboards for you to cruise the waters with! They offer free delivery to Pensacola Beach along with instructions and free transportation racks for cars or trucks. Also with your paddleboard rental comes a map of the best stand-up paddleboard locations in the area, curated by SUP Dogs locals. SUP Dogs’ paddleboards also come equipped with cup and fishing rod holders so you can spend a whole day paddleboarding to your heart’s content!
Perdido Key & Orange Beach
The Flora-Bama is an ideal spot for water sports rentals if you’re staying in Perdido Key or Orange Beach since this iconic establishment rests right on the state line. In addition to paddleboard rentals, the Flora-Bama also offers pontoon boats, kayaks, and jet skis. Some pontoon boats even feature slides! Paddleboard rentals start at just $30 with one, four, and eight-hour rental options. Their equipment is state of the art and kept in pristine condition. Flora-Bama staff also makes sure you have the right equipment and are knowledgeable about the water before you head out, so you can safely explore the Gulf!
GoGo Kayaks services Gulf Shores and Fort Morgan, making them the ideal rental company for those staying out in Coastal Alabama. Their paddleboard and kayak rentals are designed for individuals of all ages. They claim that even if you’ve never been on a kayak before you’ll be successful the first time out! GoGo Kayaks delivers paddleboards and kayaks straight to your vacation rental in Gulf Shores or Fort Morgan so you can start your fun right away. Their rates also include your life jackets and paddles.
Before you can book a paddleboard rental, you’ll need a place to stay! Our spring break inventory is filling up fast, so don’t miss out on the chance to secure your spot in the sand. Reserve Emerald Isle 1404, a Pensacola Beach vacation condo with space for seven. When you aren’t paddleboarding out across the Gulf, relax on your private balcony or stretch out in your spacious living room. Plus, with resort-style amenities, the options are endless!