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Rye Watersports

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Paddleboard lesson

So 2 middle aged unfit people turn up for a paddle board lesson....and what fun we had. Everyone is... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2018
Katriona H
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Fantastic local amenity!

A quick thank you for the windsurfing instruction and hire. You made it a pleasure to get back on... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2018
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Rye Watersports is a long established teaching centre by Camber Sands in East Sussex giving lessons in Kitesurfing, Windsurfing, Dinghy Sailing and Stand Up Paddleboarding. Enjoy the thrill of a windsurfing or dinghy sailing lesson on our unique...more
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New Lydd Road | Northpoint Water, Camber, Rye TN31 7QS, England
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Reviewed 13 August 2018

My husband and I both took the 2 day learn to sail course and it was excellent. Everyone was really friendly and very helpful. Richard and Millie were both very good instructors. They were very patient with us and very encouraging. ShabanaMore

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Rye W, Manager at Rye Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Shabana, Thanks so much for your great review of your Start Sailing lesson with us! We are very pleased both you and your husband enjoyed yourselves, and your compliments on Richard and Millie's instruction. Hope to see you both again when you want to...More

Reviewed 8 August 2018

Well organised. Safety brief good. Will we go again, oh yes we will. Ideal as food available or you can picnic. In comparison with some other holiday activities I think the price was value for money, which as a pensioner looking after grandson made me...More

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Rye W, Manager at Rye Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hiya! Thanks for your review! and pleased you feel you got good value for money as we feel we keep our prices very fair also.... Maybe try a windsurf or sailing course for your Grandson next-think how popular nanny will be then!! Look forward to...More

Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

So 2 middle aged unfit people turn up for a paddle board lesson....and what fun we had. Everyone is really friendly and Will our instructor was fantastic. He took his time, listened to any fears, concerns and pushed us a bit when we needed it....More

1  Thank Katriona H
Rye W, Manager at Rye Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

Thank you very much for your great review....! We try very hard to make sure everyone feels welcome and individual, so we are really pleased that you have acknowledged this, and are even more pleased you finished wanting more.... Job done! Appreciate you taking the...More

Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

A quick thank you for the windsurfing instruction and hire. You made it a pleasure to get back on the water after almost 20 years. Really flexible helping me sort out dates, friendly encouraging instruction (thanks Ollie), nothing too much trouble (thanks Jack for swapping...More

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Reviewed 26 June 2018

RWS never lets us down. When we want a full family active experience they provide it, kayak, SUP, sail or windsurf, kitesurf all delivered by very friendly staff who know their stuff and ensure we are always safe. They can provide wetsuits & buoyancy aids...More

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Rye W, Manager at Rye Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2018

Thank you-great review! We are very pleased you like what we do down here at Camber.We work very hard to create a centre people want to come to, and it makes it all worthwhile when we read things like this.Thanks again... Steve

Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

Visited for a windsurfing lesson and it’s a great venue. The lake is fit for purpose and the facilities whilst basic are actually great. Office is well manned and friendly staff The lesson was informative, thanks Ollie 😎as well as easy to follow. We were...More

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Reviewed 6 May 2018

My friend and I took our 12 year old boys to Rye Watersports on a lovely sunny day and let them have fun in the water with a couple of canoes while we enjoyed some lovely freshly cooked good quality food from the cafe. Friendly,...More

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Rye W, Manager at Rye Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2018

Really pleased you enjoyed your day in the sun(we havent been able to say that for a while) here ate RWS , and thanks for telling others! Yes you should give paddleboarding a go-you will love it.We run lessons most weekends.Hopefully see you soon! Many...More

Reviewed 12 October 2017

We spent two days on a RYA part 1&2 course. All the staff were great and we had a good time. Steve and his team have a wealth of knowledge and are very enthusiastic to get you started.

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Rye W, Manager at Rye Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2017

Thanks very much!Wonderful feedback!Very pleasing to hear you all enjoyed your Start Windsurfing course with us! Hope to see you all again soon,practicing your new skills!! Many thanks Steve

Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Took our teenage kids and nephew and they just could not get enough. The staff are great. The Resteraunt does amazing food and drink. Great day out. But be aware that last entry is about 4pm

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Rye W, Manager at Rye Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2017

Great review!! Thanks very much-we love the fact that you love what we do. Hopefully see you all again sometime soon....! Many thanks Steve

Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We are regular visitors and have tried a variety of water sports and always had a great day out. A little expensive if you go as a family, but still a great fun day out. All equipment can be hired including wetsuits and life jackets....More

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Rye W, Owner at Rye Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2017

We appreciate your feed-back and we are glad you are regular visitors here and have always enjoyed your trips. We are very upset and puzzled by your review as we have never had any cause for concern over any member of staff's attitude and up...More

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