Welcome to Sweetwater Kayaks!
For over 20 years we’ve supplied the Gulf Coast with the most extensive selection of kayaks, canoes, paddle boards & paddling accessories.
We provide all levels of ACA & BCU Instruction, Guided Tours & Rentals. Stop into the shop & talk to our experienced & knowledgable staff to get started on your next paddling adventure!
We are located @ 10000 Gandy Blvd., St. Petersburg, Fl 33702 727-5704844
Store Hours of Operation
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday 10:00am – 6:00pm, Saturday 9:00am – 6:00pm, Sunday 9:00am – 3:00 pm, Store closed on Wednesday.
WEEDON ISLAND PRESERVE RENTAL LOCATION OPEN EVERYDAY
New rental hours beginning March 1st – WE WILL OPEN at 9:00 a.m. daily
We were recently featured in an article, Rentals, Sales, Classes, Guided Trips and a World Renowned Symposium at Sweetwater Kayaks.
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We repair all Kayaks and PaddleBoards
Florida’s largest selection of Sea Kayaks
PaddleBoards include: Bishop, Pulse, Hovie, Pau Hana, Riviera, Rogue, Smooth, C4 Waterman, and more!
SUP – Sales and Lessons
We have a large selection of Standup Paddle Boards, Paddles & Accessories featuring Riviera, Rogue, Pau Hana, Smooth, C4-Waterman, Werner Paddles, Kialoa & more. Not sure what board is right for you? We offer lessons & demos to make sure you get the right board the first time. Call or stop in to schedule one today.
Join Us For Paddle Board Yoga
Paddleboard Yoga Classes Now Being Offered
More About Us
Sweetwater Kayaks sells kayaks, canoes, and paddleboards for the beginner and the expedition minded paddler, and everyone in-between. We don’t just sell kayaks and paddleboards; we are a full service paddle sports store with the best trained staff in the area. Everyone on our staff is a coach and possesses certification from the American Canoe Association (ACA), British Canoe Union (BCU), or both.Our ACA and BCU certified coaches have the experience in fitting paddlers to the right kayak, or paddle board.
Whether you are a beginner learning the basics, an intermediate paddler looking to add to or enhance your skills, or a seasoned paddler wanting to fine tune your paddling, we can provide the training you need. So let our skills, knowledge, and experience enhance your comfort, fun, and safety while paddling.
Not sure where to begin your journey ? Come into the store and talk with the staff, you’ll be glad you did.