Contact Explore Pelorus

Neil McLennan
Elaine Bay
French Pass Road
RD3, Rai Valley
Marlborough Sounds
Phone: 03-5765251
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Explore Pelorus Sea Kayaks

Sea kayaking Marlborough Sounds New Zealand sea kayak hire Pelorus Sound accommodation Marlborough Elaine Bay cottage and kayaksExplore Pelorus Sea Kayaks specialists in year-round hire of double sea-kayaks for independent use.
Located in Elaine Bay, Marlborough Sounds, we provide the gear for a safe and special experience on the water, away from the main tourist route.

Hire a kayak and explore Tennyson Inlet and other remote places in the beautiful Pelorus Sound.

Enjoy wild animals, green bush and terrific views while paddling along the rocky coast. Visit hidden beaches and stay at lonely campsites only accessible by boat.
We provide all kayaking gear and basic instruction. In addition, CAMPING GEAR, DoC camp / hut passes, rental accommodation, and transport to / from Elaine Bay, Nelson, Picton and elsewhere are available.

Explore Pelorus your own way!

We will provide: kayaks, life jackets, paddles, safety flares, maps, instruction, D.O.C. camp / hut passes & CAMPING GEAR available.
Rates: Double kayak hire costs $40 per person/day in winter (April - October), and $50 per person/day in summer (Multi-day discounts may apply).

For extended visits rent our holiday cottage in Elaine Bay. Beach frontage with beautiful views.
The cottage sleeps 4: 2 bedrooms (1 double, 1 twin). Fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher. Bathroom with toilet, shower and washing machine.

Walks from Elaine Bay, Nydia Track, fishing, mountain biking and swimming.
Visit French Pass village; a small timeless seaside port, wildlife discovery tours, Seal / Dolphin swim, diving, take the local water taxi to D'Urville Island.

Multi day kayak trips

Sea kayaking Marlborough Sounds New Zealand sea kayak hire Pelorus Sound accommodation Marlborough Elaine Bay cottage and kayaksWe recommend multi day kayak rental. Paddle an "Explore Pelorus" double kayak into Tennyson Inlet, 'the yachties paradise' (2 - 3 days).

For a longer sea kayak adventure, take 7 - 10 days and Journey into Nydia Bay and Kenepuru Sound. Numerous campsites and lodges, supplies at Portage and Havelock. Group bookings recommended.
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SPECIAL
Double Kayak freedom hire - 3 days (2 nights) - $110 per person
Double Kayak freedom hire - 5 days (4 nights) - $180 per person
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