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Adventure Watersports

Address: 2 East Ferry Wharf, Newport, RI 02835
Phone Number: 401-849-4820
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Ranked #56 of 70 Activities in Newport
Owner description: Go on the adventure of a lifetime in Rhode Island's Newport harbor in one of our many rental boats...
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Owner description: Go on the adventure of a lifetime in Rhode Island's Newport harbor in one of our many rental boats, jet skis, waverunners or kayaks.

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Hartford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Rented a Jet Ski from Norman at Adventure Watersports. Great guy. Awesome service. Had a BLAST out on the ENTIRE bay for 1 hour. Can't beat that. I am definitely going to rent from him again and would highly recommend them as your go to place for Jet Skiing. His partner Truman was also a big help. Has cute dog... More 

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New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

It was worth the trip from Newport to get away from Newport Harbor (where the beach was recently closed due to bacteria). We had 2 experienced kayakers and one nervous novice, so we rented a 2 person kayak and a single kayak, both in good shape and not too tippy, with no waiting. We did some easy kayaking as far... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

The people at this business at very caring and helpful. I rented a jet ski and the owner explained how the machine works, where i can go, and how to get back in one piece. It was a beautiful day and had an amazing experience. Wouldn't have gone to any other place.

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10 reviews 10 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

My wife and I wanted to rent stand up paddle boarding and when we finally found this rental location... We waited 10 minutes before we realized the young girl working there was actually an employee. When we asked if she worked there she said yeah can I help you? We asked about stand up paddle boards and we were told... More 

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Northborough, Massachusetts
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Do not be fooled but this nice looking website. The business is run terribly; I wonder if the man I spoke to on the phone is senile. He could not give the address or directions to his business and in fact gave incorrect directions to the dock in Newport (it's actually in Jamestown). He was rude on the phone when... More 

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