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Rye Watersports

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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
+44 1797 225238
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All reviews paddle boarding great place to learn water sports lovely lake spent two days toasties staff are great bring your own well worth a visit sail rya windsurf skiing wetsuits equipment lesson kit
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Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

My daughter took my niece paddle boarding for the very first time. The cost was reasonable & included all of the kit required. The centre is well organised & the staff are great. The setting is good & they both had a lovely time. Next...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank buib7
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Steve was patient, knowledgeable and overall excellent in instructing. I have never even touched a paddle board previous to this lesson, but with Steve's training and lesson, I was able to turn a few tricks by the end. Steve has given me confidence to jump...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Rye W, Manager at Rye Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2018

Wow! ... what a lovely review!-thanks so much for taking the time and trouble to review your lesson! Its great to hear that not only did you thoroughly enjoy your sup lesson with us, you enjoyed "us" as a whole. Now you are converted, we...More

Reviewed 14 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

Date of experience: August 2018
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Rye W, Manager at Rye Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

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

Date of experience: August 2018
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Rye W, Manager at Rye Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

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

Date of experience: July 2018
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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

Date of experience: June 2018
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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

Date of experience: June 2018
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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 24 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

Date of experience: June 2018
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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

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Jo W
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.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank MarcT2214
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

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