Thule Hullavator Pro 898

Lift Assist Kayak Carrier

The Thule Hullavator Pro 898 takes the strain out of loading and unloading your kayak thanks to its gas assist struts that lift and lower up to 18kg of your kayaks weight.


Thule Hullavator Pro 898 for sale at Bournemouth canoes

Thule Hullavator Pro 898

Thule Hullavator 898 with kayak loaded
Thule Hullavator 898 gas assist kayak carrier
Thule Hullavator lowered to waist height


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Thule Hullavator Pro 898


The Thule Hullavator Pro 898 is the ultimate kayak carrier that takes the strain out of loading. no longer do you need to struggle lifting your kayak on to the top of your roof rack after a long days paddle, the Hullavator features gas assist struts that can carry up to 18kg of your kayaks weight for almost effort free loading.


The arms on the Thule Hullavator Pro 898 lower down the side of your vehicle by up to 1 meter for easy waist height loading saving you from straining yourself lifting your kayak on to your roof, it also saves you from leaning over and accidently scratching your vehicle.


The Hullavator Pro 898 is suitable for use with kayaks up to 80cm wide and weighing up to 35kg.


Note: The Thule Hullavator Pro 898 requires the Thule ProBar roof bar - For a limited time only Bournemouth Canoes are offering a pair of Thule ProBars at only £117.00! (Usually £140) when purchased with the Thule Hullavator Pro 898.


  • Load and unload your kayak on your own thanks to the gas-assist struts that lift and lower 18 kg of the kayak’s weight.
  • Load/unload and strap your kayak at waist height with the help of double extending arms that lower the kayak by up to 1 meter.
  • Maximum protection for your kayak thanks to 8 touch points of padded support.
  • Longer product life from the aluminum, double-coated steel construction that resists corrosion.
  • Each carrier carries 1 kayak.
  • Includes Thule QuickDraw bow and stern tie-downs for transporting 1 kayak.
  • Suits kayaks up to 80 cm wide and 35 kg.
  • Fits the Thule ProBar load racks only (to ensure enough clearance from your car during loading/unloading).


Load capacity Water Crafts 1 kayak
Rubber cover for strap buckle Yes
Length of strap (cm) 1x275
Fits WingBar No
Fits SlideBar No
Fits AeroBar No
Fits ProBar Yes
Lockable Yes
One Key System compatible Yes


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Delivery Information

Delivery of Clothing, Equipment, Accessories, Paddles & Inflatable Boats/Boards:

We offer a delivery service throughout the UK & Northern Ireland. Most deliveries arrive within 1-3 working days, although some deliveries may take longer.

Delivery of Kayaks & Canoes:

We offer a delivery service on most kayaks & canoes covering most of the UK & Northern Ireland - Some products and areas are excluded. We provide a bespoke delivery service for canoes and kayaks to improve the level of service and minimise the risk of damage.

Most Kayak & Canoe deliveries arrive within 1-2 weeks (not guaranteed) from confirming your order. The majority of Canoe & Kayak deliveries will be quicker than this but some may take longer.

For further information, please read our Delivery Information page.

Click & Collect - Stores Nationwide:

We also offer a collect from store service. Collection for orders placed online can be made from any of our Canoe Shops UK Stores.

For full details on our Click & Collect service, please see: Nationwide Click & Collect

Give us a call on 01202 625256 if you have any questions about the Thule Hullavator Pro 898