Sea Kayaks

Sea kayaks and Fishing Kayaks for rent - go explore the archipelago of southern Sweden

Plan and compose your stay here in Svalemåla and make a request and reservation directly with both accommodation and kayaks with the basic equipment.
Stay in well-equipped cottages only 300 meters walk from the sandy shallow beach where the kayaks and equipment is kept and rented out. The location of our holiday village is ideal for quickly getting out in the outer archipelago for a daytrip both eastward toward the archipelago of Ronneby and west towards Hällaryds and Karlshamns archipelago.

If you are a bigger group, for example a club or association, there is also the possibility of renting a meeting room with seating for 30-35 persons with fully equipped kitchen and WC.

New for 2019 (next year):
In the project "Blekinge Archipelago" a new route is right now planned / Projected with a number of connected coastal routes for hiking, biking, sailing and public transport in the archipelago. In June 2011 Blekinge Archipelago was designated as a biosphere reserv by UNESCO.
Read more here:ARK 56

Kayak rental price for guests in Svalemåla Stugby:

1 Day, singel kayak 250 (350) SEK 8-19
1 Day, tandem kayak 400 (500) SEK 8-19
1 week, singel kayak 1000 (1500) SEK  
Inside ( ) price for non-guests in "stugbyn"

The kayak rent cost includes paddle, life jacket, spray deck, dry bag, 1 Map (Nautical chart) / group and a safety kit (paddle float, bilge pump).

Price example kayak package in low season:
No. 1:
2 people in 6-bed cottage, paddling three days, Friday morning to Sunday evening.
Access to wood burning sauna at the beach on Saturday night.
Cost: 1650 SEK / person
No. 2:
4 people in 6-bed cottage, paddling three days Friday morning to Sunday evening.
Access to wood burning sauna at the beach on Saturday night.
Cost: 1200 SEK / person

We rent out 4 fiberglass kayaks with skeg from the Swedish brand Melker®.
Melker Trossö is a kayak that is suitable for both novice paddlers and more advanced paddlers. It is stable, secure, yet easy to maneuver. The cockpit is spacious and the comfort good.

Specifications Melker Trossö:
Length: 503 cm
Width: 58 cm
Weight: 23 kg
Material: Reinforced Fiberglass
Optimum for paddlers weight: 60-110 kg

We also rent out two PE-kayaks equipped with rudder of the type "Havspaddeln Eskimå". This is an allround and easy to paddle sea kayak, with a comfortable adjustable backrest and soft seat.

Specifications Havspaddeln Eskimå:
Length: 502 cm
Width: 57 cm
Weight: 26 kg
Material: Polyethylene
Optimum for paddlers weight: 50-100 kg

As an alternative if you are a couple or want to paddle an adult and a child during the day trip we now also have two double kayaks, Tahe Lifestyle Duo. This is a kayak with oversized cockpits and increased stability. Though this kayak is extremely stable and therefore suitable for beginners as well.

Svalemåla is easy to reach and if you come by car it’s not far from the E22 highway. The train station in Bräkne-Hoby is 10km away and Ronneby Airport, which is serviced by SAS and Blekingeflyg, is only 20km away. The distance to Copenhagen airport Kastrup is about 200 km and a little more than a 2 hour drive.
We now also offer free transfer from the nearby railway station in Bräkne-Hoby if you travel by train and have a reservation for a cottage and kayak. Please let us know when you make your reservation.

Basic Conditions and rules when renting a kayak:
  • You must have the ability to swim 200 meters
  • Life vest should always be used (included when renting a kayak)
  • Own wetsuits or dry suits are used at times of the year when the water temperature is the lowest.
  • You include cell phone in your equipment, (at least one per company), so you can let us know if something happens.
  • All paddling is at your own risk, do not overestimate your ability. Keep in mind if weather and wind are unfavorable. Keep track of weather forecasts.
  • In case of damage or theft of rented equipment, you will be liable. We have no insurance covering this.
  • Put the hatches in place on the kayak firmly. All kayaks are unsinkable and have built-in floating power.
  • Respect nature and animals. Do not leave any garbage, respect any fire bans. Certain places and islands with especially sensitive bird life are protected as bird sanctuaries. It is forbidden to go ashore there and to stay in the vicinity (April 1st to July 15th).


After a day trip with the kayak you sleep well in one of our cottages and wake up with a view of meadows and Gyön Read more.