SUP Bristol - Stand Up Paddleboarding

Baltic Wharf, Cumberland Rd, Bristol, BS1 6XG

Tel: +44 (0)117 422 5858

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SUP Bristol Stand Up Paddleboarding in groups


SUP Bristol have re-opened and are now open for groups of up to 30 people, subject to Government restrictions. Please check their website and/or social media feeds for full details of how to book.
Try stand up paddleboarding with the award-winning SUP Bristol and see Bristol Floating Harbour from a truly unique angle.


Stand up paddleboarding (SUP) is the perfect activity for locals and visitors alike. Explore the vibrant and historic Bristol Harbourside with SUP Bristol's expert and enthusiastic instructors to show you the ropes.


You'll get to float in the shadow of Brunel's SS Great Britain, paddle alongside the famous Matthew, under the cranes and wave your paddle at passing hot air balloonists. SUP is fun, safe and easy to learn – you’ll be standing up before you know it!


Paddleboarding is the perfect activity for families, friends, colleagues, or stag and hen dos. It can be as demanding or relaxing as you want it to be and SUP Bristol can tailor your adventure to match your group's time and budget. Book a stand up paddleboarding adventure with SUP Bristol and see the city like never before.


Public Sessions

Individuals and small groups are welcome to book onto our public sessions, running 7-days a week with simple online booking. Get started here.


Private Groups

Book your group SUP adventure. Having a birthday party, reunion or family get together? Why not take to the water, see the sights and have a go at the UK’s fastest growing watersport in the heart of the city. Stand up paddleboarding is an ideal activity for groups with mixed ages and abilities. You will be introduced to the basics and then be taken on an adventure, right in the heart of the city. Paddleboarding offers a unique perspective on Bristol, enjoyed by seasoned locals and tourists alike. Find out more here


What they say about SUP Bristol

"I've lived by the harbour for years but saw it in a whole new light from a paddle board. Very chilled out and great fun. Would highly recommend to any locals or visitors" Tripadvisor Review


“The perfect setting for learning to paddleboard” Visit England


“Discover the joys of paddling your way around this adventure-packed city.” The Times


“Gliding past the SS Great Britain on a paddle board in the sun is a rather wonderful way to start your morning.” Bristol Post

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Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022)



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    Recent Reviews:

    • Annekevan
      Four week Fundamentals course
      5 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 2nd October 2021
      I've just finished the four week Fundamentals course with Alice which was a great way to add a few more paddling skills to my fairly basic repertoire. During the course we learnt a lot of new strokes... Read full review
    • CorinneNewman500
      Fundamentals course
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 4th October 2021
      I recently did the 'fundamentals' course over 4 weeks. I had to swap some of the days I could do which initially I thought may cause a problem, but this was unfounded and the team did what ever they... Read full review
    • lisamZ1804GI
      Trip Type:
      Solo travel
      SUP Harbourside Adventure
      5 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 19th March 2022
      My first experience of paddle boarding today and can’t wait to do it again! Would highly recommend the Harbourside Adventure. Josh was a great instructor. Thank you Read full review

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