Downunder CT


Recreation - Paddle Board/Kayak Rentals/Surf Shop

About Us

Downunder Kayaks, SUPs and Surf Shop (Downunder CT) is Connecticut's only on-water full-service kayaking and stand up paddling operation and has been in business since 2007 with locations in Westport (575 Riverside Avenue) and Rowayton (157 Rowayton Avenue). A six time winner of ''The Best of the Gold Coast'' Award, Downunder CT prides itself in providing exceptional service and a successful on-water experience for toddlers to seniors.

Downunder CT is all about getting out on the water and having fun. Whether a beginner or enthusiast - or something in between - customers will appreciate the range and quality of our paddle boards, kayaks, merchandise and programs.

Housed in authentic surf shops, each location has its own charm, and carries everything you need for fun in the sun. The Westport location, open year round, also carries 'cool' fall and winter clothing, accessories and holiday gifts. Offerings include frequent paddling passes and gift cards, guided outings, individual and group instruction, kids programs, SUP fitness, parties, corporate outings and team challenges, and consulting services.

When you visit either our Westport or Rowayton location you will feel like you truly have stepped ''Downunder''. In genuine Kiwi (New Zealand) fashion you'll be treated like family ('whanau') and receive personalized attention from staff that are friendly, knowledgeable and accommodating.The surf shops are amazing - enjoy great tunes, mood, views and immediate water access - Saugatuck River in Westport and Five Mile River in Rowayton.