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Aloha Watersports

3030 Holiday Drive, Marriott's Harbor Beach Resort, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316 (Downtown Fort Lauderdale)
954-462-7245
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Ranked #98 of 127 Activities in Fort Lauderdale
Type: Water sports
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Ketchikan, Alaska
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19 reviews 19 reviews
14 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 NEW

I was very hesitant after reading reviews, however I was pleasantly surprised. We booked ahead and arrived on time. We rode a raft from beach to the parasailing boat which was added fun for us. The parasailing was thrilling but also nice and smooth. The views are incredible. We had a fantastic time and so glad we kept our reservation.

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atlantic city, nj
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

I bought a groupon and right as they found that out they changed there attitude towards me. They just seemed like I was buying a burger at McDonalds. It's a $200 event for Not even 15 min they could be nicer with better service. After the ride I asked to view my photos since I just paid $30 for the... More

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Massachusetts
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Bought a Groupon for tandem parasail for my husband and my stepdaughter. Never received a call back and was flat out lied too when I tried to book the appointment. I was accused of calling the wrong number when I said I left a message and no one called me back. I was told it was Groupon's fault. They were... More

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East Brunswick, New Jersey
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59 reviews 59 reviews
13 attraction reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

$95 a person just to be stand by... What's this a monopoly? We made a mistake by not reading the 48 hours reservation policy on Groupon and bought it anyway. The lady on the phone didn't care about us leaving town the next day and stressed their policy. She passed a gentleman (the Boss) and he too was raising his... More

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

While some may find the owner Wayne slightly rough he is just the kind of guy that my husband and I can relate to. He doesn’t play games or out up with any funny stuff. He has the rules in place so that no one is injured and everyone has the best time ever. We bought a groupon and we... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Staff was very friendly and accommodating. They extra fees do seem like a lot. I purchased a 2 for 1 on Groupon for 82.50 and had to pay 31.50 in tax and gratuity. There is a 48 hr reservation required but I was able to get in without any issue. In the end, it is only 57.00 pp to fly... More

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2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

I know parasailing per person would cost 75$ at Miami and hence when i got 2 for 82$ on groupon, i was thrilled and booked the same immediately. Then i called them up to fix the appointment and they said only 10 AM slots are available. Called them up somedays later and again the same response and this time with... More

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Whether you are a tourist or a local, parasailing with Aloha Watersports, at the Harbour Beach Marriott Hotel, is a must do experience. The staff are very safety conscious and took good care of us. The parasail is easy to get into the fitting, and you just sit and relax and let the wind take you up. The view is... More

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Kansas City, Missouri
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69 reviews 69 reviews
19 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

4 of us decided to go parasailing so started researching, found a Groupon, Yippie it's a 2 for 1 deal so 2 can go for $75...<insert game show looser contestant sound effects here>...Hear this group of jokers (Aloha Watersports) will quote you different rates if they find out you are wanting to use a Groupon so we started with the... More

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Jacksonville
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 via mobile

I read some reviews on tripadvisor before I decided to purchase my groupon. To be safe I called to ask about when I could make a reservation for my and my husband's anniversary; as I figured I could save some money. When I called the girl was extremely rude once I mentioned the groupon. She stated that they didn't have... More

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