The Solent, a stretch of water separating the Isle of Wight from the mainland, is a hive of boating activity and a fantastic place for kayak hire, learning to SUP and enjoying boating experiences. Our base in Stokes Bay on the South Coast is situated just outside of Gosport, a short drive from Fareham, Portsmouth and Southampton and offers unrivalled views of the beautiful and unique Solent coastline.
Grab your family and friends and head down to Stoked
Whether you want to hire a paddleboard, rent a kayak or try something new like a Red Shark Bike or SUP wing, we have something for everyone. Grab your family and friends and head down to Stoked this Summer to enjoy some sun, sea and stunning scenery.
1 hour (single kayak)
1 hour (standard size – 1 adult)
You can hire a Wing only for £25.00.
Safety cover and on water coaching
Fully insured (£10 million)
Buoyancy aid or lifejackets
Spray tops (if appropriate)
Dry bag (for medication)
Lockers to secure your keys and valuables
Wetsuits are available for hire (if appropriate).
What’s on offer at Stoked Gosport?
We welcome all abilities
We cater for all watersports abilities with hourly instructor-led sessions perfect for beginners to our SUP pick up and go service suitable for more experienced paddlers. Each season we help hundreds of people to get on the water safely, hone their kayaking and paddleboard skills and grow their confidence whilst having a lot of fun. Book online and turn up and we’ll make sure you are safe and have a great experience.
Plenty to see and do at Stokes Bay
We encourage you to bring your friends and family and make a day of it. Picnics are welcomed on the shingle beach and there are designated BBQ areas adjacent to our base. Alternatively, there are a number of cafés, pubs and hotels serving hot and cold refreshments. Within Stokes Bay, there is a children’s play area and splash water park, tennis courts and a crazy golf centre. Gosport is also steeped in history so be sure to visit nearby museums including The Dive Museum, The Submarine Museum and Explosion Museum of Naval Firepower.
Ready to book your hire session?
Booking online is quick and easy. If you have any questions, check out our FAQs below or get in touch.
Finding us at Stokes Bay, Gosport
Lifeboat Lane, Stokes Bay, Gosport PO12 2TR