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Address: 4600 North World Drive, C/O Contemporary Resort, Orlando, FL 32830
Phone Number: 407-939-0754
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Description: Enjoy a sunny day on the water. Located behind Disney's Contemporary...
Enjoy a sunny day on the water. Located behind Disney's Contemporary Resort, Sammy Duvall's Watersports Centre offers families and individuals the opportunity to Parasail, ride our Personal Watercraft, Water-ski, Wakeboard, Tube, and much more! Open daily; 365 days a year!
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Para sailing is totally fun!!

We went to Disney's Contemporary Resort to try Para sailing at Sammy Duvalls. It was quite fun and not scary at all. It's best to do a tandem flight if you can. It is so quiet and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 23, 2015
JeanieJ
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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76 reviews 76 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

We went to Disney's Contemporary Resort to try Para sailing at Sammy Duvalls. It was quite fun and not scary at all. It's best to do a tandem flight if you can. It is so quiet and still when you are flying around Bay Lake, and you can see all ofDisney World! Very much recommend!

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Duluth, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Recently while my family was down in Florida visiting Disney World, we were on the monorail from our hotel to Magic Kingdom we notice there was parasailing going on out on the lake. So that afternoon we stopped at Sammy Duvalls Watersports Centre at the Contemporary Resort and made a reservation. We were very pleased that we were able to... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

This last week we visited Orlando, FL for our spring break and spent some time at Sammy Duvall's Watersports. My first impression of the staff at Sammy Duvall's Watersports Centre easily earned an A+ in my book. They were very accommodating right from the very beginning. From the moment we arrived on site, they greeted us with a smile and... More 

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North Kansas City, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

We had so much fun parasailing! The staff was laid back and courteous. The day we initially booked turned out to be rainy so they rescheduled us for another day. When we got there it was really foggy so we waited for the fog to clear and had a beautiful clear day and had a great view of all of... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

We spent a lunchtime with the team parasailing on the lake next to the Contemporary. We booked three flights in total (2 tandems and a single). When we arrived, the internet booking had not been transferred to the diary but the lady at the desk soon sorted this out for us and with just a half hour extra wait, we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Having visited Sammy Duvall's in August 2014 this would certainly be top of our list of things to do if we're ever back (fingers crossed). We went for the Personal Water Craft (Jet Ski) tour and had both of us comfortably sat on one - albeit with a precarious switch of driver! Whilst you can do just an hour of... More 

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Rochester, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

The family and I have visited Sammy's several times and I reviewed the place extensively in 2012, but we headed back in 2014 once my son was 16 and able to take out his own jet ski. The place is still great, has wonderful people, and provides a good diversion from the Disney parks while still being on property. This... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Wow! What an experience flying high above Magic Kingdom with Captain Tim Smith at the helm! View was amazing! An experience i will never forget. I cant wait to go again.

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Lake Hopatcong, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We went out waterskiing with Madison. She was super fun and efficiently moved things along so we maximized our 1 hour of time. My husband successfully got up after a few tries! Equipment is top notch! We got our photos with Space Mountain in the background, that we wanted :) Awesome time. Would definitely recommend!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

I went parasailing today with Tim, who went above and beyond to make sure we had an incredible time. He and Dave made sure we were comfortable and safe, while also making sure we had an amazing experience. Definitely would recommend to anyone!

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