La plage du Reposoir
This lovely beach on the Chambésy side of the lake is ideal for stand-up paddlers of all levels. The beach is clean and the waters are calm so you can paddle out quite far without worrying about the currents. The SUP centre here is excellent, offering lessons throughout the season including paddleboard yoga sessions.
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La Plage de la Savonnière in Collonge Bellerive
A beautiful pebbly beach (take rubber shoes) with enormous lawns and many trees offering loads of shade on a scorching day. This is a great place to do stand-up paddling. You can rent hard or inflatable boards from GE PADDLE, who offer individual and group lessons for adults and children, as well as yoga paddle. Pre-book courses on the website or by phone.