I have an eXplorer V boat that I have had for many years and it has served me well. The seat foam finally gave up and a replacement was readily available. The boat is comfortable and easily inflated and deflated.
Richard Blair in the Western Cape with his KirMit Kickboats:
Pem Reyneke in KZN with Pisces Predator Kickboats:
Both of these are similar in that you are elevated out of the water with only you legs and feet getting wet.
You can also add an electrical trolling motor
Very flexible in terms of accessories like rod racks and fish finders.