Within metres of our little workshop in Cullercoats we have over 500 years of visible history and heritage, unique geology and stunning natural landscapes home to a variety of wildlife. Grab a kayak and explore this spectacular coastline. You can go it alone with kayak hire, or you can get some expert coaching or guiding from the CBK team. You can even book our courses and tours online.


Our custom fleet of Tootega sit-on-top kayaks have been specially designed for exploring our coast. We have boats suitable for coastal touring, fishing and surfing. We’ll match you with the boat you need. All kayaks include a paddle, buoyancy aid and helmet. Our hire prices are:

Single or Fishing Kayak: £15 two hours • £22.50 half day • £30 full day
Tandem Kayak: £25 two hours • £35 half day • £45 full day
Wetsuit hire is available from £7.50 with a boat

Choose your kayak below and book online:

Tours & Lessons

Explore the coast with our professional and local kayak guides. Select from the tours below, choose your date and book quickly and easily online.

from £29.50
This 1.5 hour kayaking lesson is our most popular guided activity. It's a fab way for beginners to get to grips with kayaking in Cullercoats Bay.
from £34.50
Our two hour Coastal Explorer is all about the journey. Explore the hidden inlets, coves and caves of the coast between Tynemouth and Whitley Bay.
When the tide is high and St Mary's Island is cut-off from the mainland, join us and explore the surrounding waters by kayak.
Explore the famous Tyne bridges and historic quayside by kayak. The perfect way to experience the river, Newcastle and Gateshead.
Kayak from Cullercoats to King Edward's Bay then enjoy a delicious breakfast from the iconic Riley's Fish Shack.
Start the day in a kayak on our Sunrise Kayak Tour, then enjoy breakfast by the log burner in The Snug.
Private, tailored lesson, just for your family. This session is perfect for adventurous families who'd like to learn to kayak together.
from £15
If you're looking to kayak regularly, join our regular kayak club. Weekly instructor-led paddles along the coast and beyond, all year round.
Join us from Friday 7 to Sunday 9 June at Cragside Estate for a two night residential adventure retreat in the beautiful Northumberland countryside. You'll stay in the Cragside Bunkhouse at the heart of this


Ready to show the world you are a kayaker? We provide BCU courses which will get you started in the world of paddlesport. All courses include expert coaching and all certification fees. Choose your date and book online!

The British Canoeing 1 Star course is our one day course for kayakers taking their first step towards becoming a qualified paddler. Ideal for beginners looking to get a full day of quality kayak instruction.
Looking to take your paddling skills to the next level? Our two day British Canoeing accredited 3 Star Sea Award will help you become an an able and improving sea paddler.
Looking to begin leading enjoyable and safe kayaking sessions for your club, your friends or professionally? Our British Canoeing Paddlesport Leader Course is for you.


Phone: +44 (0)191 251 9412

E-mail: info@cullercoatsbikekayak.co.uk

Address: 1A Norma Crescent, Cullercoats, NE26 2PD

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