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Try stand up paddleboarding with SUP Bristol and see Bristol Floating Harbour from a brand new perspective. SUP Bristol offers a host of exciting activities for locals and visitors alike. Sample the basics or explore the exciting waterways of...more
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Baltic Wharf Cumberland Road | Baltic Wharf, Bristol BS1 6XG, England
+44 117 422 5858
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Reviewed 11 December 2018

Took my first ever paddle with them and what a great adventure with in 15 mins I was up on the board The instructors were every helpful I enjoy it so much I bought myself a board and have been out with Bristol SUP on...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank davereeder2017
Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

Adored paddleboarding down the Avon. Instructors were amazing and friendly. Spent longer on the water than anticipated which was a huge bonus!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Nikki T
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a family taster session on a sub in Bristol Harbour. A great location and we had a lot of fun. We brought our own wetsuits but they are provided too. Good tuition was given in a fun way before going onto the water....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Monique K
Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

I had a great experience paddle boarding as part of Wild & Well festival. The instructor Lynn was fantastic and I came back from the session feeling so relaxing. I would definitely recommend SUP Bristol and I hope to do it again soon!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Amy Elizabeth J
Reviewed 18 October 2018

A great hour and a half on the water in Bristol Harbour. I was a bit nervous I wasn't going to manage to stand up but the instructor was incredibly patient and helpful and I was standing within 15 minutes of getting on the water...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ali C
SUP B, Owner at SUP Bristol, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2018

Hi Ali Thanks for taking the time to write a review! I'm really pleased you and Jo had a great time. You couldn't have picked better weather for it either! Hope to see you both at some of our regular paddles. Cheers Tim

Reviewed 8 October 2018

We booked a harbourside adventure for my partners birthday and I was reluctant to be dragged along. I'm not a water baby to say the least but the instructor Smudge was brilliant and very patient. I borrowed a wetsuit and jacket as it was September...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jennyjoya
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Fantastic couple of hours. Instructor was very experienced and passionate about paddleboarding which helped make this even more special. Would highly recommend to anyone living in or visiting Bristol who wants to see the city's wonderful harbour from the best vantage point.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank didyousaysomething
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Evening session with the evening sun over the beautiful Bristol docks . Becky took us out for a 1.5 hour session and felt really comfortable on the board by the end of it . Look forward to doing this again . It's a great way...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank P9079MLvictoriab
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

I’ve been wanting to try paddleboarding for a while after seeing the SUP crew a couple of times and it definitely did not disappoint!! Smudge was a great instructor and put us all at ease, he was super friendly and had some interesting facts about...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Chloe H
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Great day out seeing Bristol from a whole new angle. Having lived and worked in Bristol for 15 years it was a real treat to get out on the water with the guys from SUP Bristol and explore. The added bonus of learning to paddle...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Russell G
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Laura T
21 August 2017|
Response from SUP B | Property representative |
We don't do voucher codes I'm afraid Laura. We do gift vouchers though in case you have a birthday coming up. Tim SUP Bristol
17 April 2017|
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Response from SUP B | Property representative |
We're age 8+ for private sessions, 18+ for public sessions. We do book up in the summer (especially in good weather) so always worth booking well ahead. You can't just turn up I'm afraid. Timings are all on the site but... More