01546 327 888
Argyll Kayaks - sea kayak, sit on top and SUP boats, boards, paddles and kit

Open as usual for online and phone orders

Our Ayrshire showroom and shop is currently closed for refurbishment. We're still fully open for online orders (or phone orders on 01292 571 019) while work is underway!

Karitek's Easy Load Roof Rack - transforms loading kayaks and canoes onto cars and vans
Kayak, SOT and SUP hire

Boat and kit hire from Argyll Kayaks

Hire kit from Argyll Kayaks to explore the local area - the Argyll coastline offers some of the finest sea kayaking and recreational paddling in the world. For experienced paddlers wanting to explore our coast, we can hire out composite sea kayaks and recreational plastic kayaks at competitive rates for a day or weekend.

We also offer half day hire service for sit on top kayaks and stand up paddle boards.

To make the most of your hire session, book the services of our kayak coach at the same time. More about our kayak coach and guiding service here...

Hire before you buy?

If you’re thinking of buying a boat from us, you may wish to take advantage of our hire service for an extended trial - we’ll refund the cost of your hire (subject to conditions) if you decide to buy having hired out a boat beforehand.

For more details, just email sales@argyllkayaks.co.uk or call us on 01546 327 888.

Kayaks to hire

Sea Kayaking UK kayaks: Explorer - Standard & High Volume, Latitude, Romany Classic, Romany Sport. (Coming soon: Romany Surf, Sportive and Pilgrim)

Rockpool kayaks: Taran 16, Tarantella, Isel, Bach Eto, (Coming soon: Rockpool GT and GTs)

Venture Kayaks: Islay 12 standard, Islay Tourer, Flex (Coming soon: Islay Sit on Top, Virgo HV, Islay 14 and Virgo LV)

Selected hire boats are also available fitted with our Flat Earth kayak sails.

Kayak hire prices

Hire rates start from just £50 a day for a composite sea kayak including spray deck and buoyancy aid. £90 per weekend, £250 per week.

Recreational/plastic kayaks including buoyancy aid start at £35 per day.

Our kayak hire includes Reed Chillcheater spray decks and Yak Xipe or Palm Meander buoyancy aids.  

You can also hire paddles (we are agents for Werner paddles and Celtic Paddles), trolleys, J cradles and other equipment at extra cost. Just let us know what you need.

Download our hire price list here...

SOTs and SUPs to hire

We have a selection of sit on tops (SOTs) and stand up paddle boards (SUPs) for customers to hire.

SOTs: we hire RTM Mojito sit on tops (Venture's Islay SOT coming soon)

SUPs: RTM PE Koa (310cm) and PE 10' Freeze (300cm) stand up paddle boards.

We provide appropriate paddles and buoyancy aids.

SOT and SUP hire prices

Hire SOTs and SUPs from £30 per day. Download our hire price list here...

Boat hire from Argyll Kayaks

We require you to complete a boat hire booking form and read and agree our conditions of hire. We require photo ID and confirmation of address - a photo driving licence or passport and utility bill for example would all be acceptable forms of identity.

Check out our hire conditions here...

Download our hire booking form here...