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Starlite Marina & Beach Shop

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Hit and miss service

I've been here several times, mainly for gas or an oil purchase. Equipment to rent doesn't look to... read more

Reviewed July 19, 2017
Gretz
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Osoyoos, Canada
via mobile
Beat up equipment, decent rates

I rented a seadoo from Starlite, it was pretty rough, not nearly the power of some of the newer... read more

Reviewed September 19, 2016
Snooky75
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West Kelowna, Canada
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Jul 19, 2017
“Hit and miss service”
Mar 21, 2017
“GOOD VALUE boats for the cost of rental. Helpful Staff and Variety of Watercrafts”
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Reviewed July 19, 2017

I've been here several times, mainly for gas or an oil purchase. Equipment to rent doesn't look to be in the best shape, a lot of issues with there training of boat renters. Quite often the renter has no clue what they are doing but...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Gretz
Reviewed March 21, 2017

The Starlight Marina has been there since the 70's! Some boats are a little rough to look at but ran great and are mechanically maintained. Free Kayak rentals if you stay as a guest of the attached Holiday Inn. There was a houseboat, a fleet...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed September 19, 2016

I rented a seadoo from Starlite, it was pretty rough, not nearly the power of some of the newer models, they are beat up and look to be 5 plus years old. Price came to $105 with fuel. Same deal with the boats, probably run...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed September 18, 2016

We enjoyed a lake kayak adventure one afternoon. The staff were so terrific and everything was super clean.More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank tlm789
Vincent V, Manager at Starlite Marina & Beach Shop, responded to this reviewResponded November 4, 2016

Dear tim789, Thank you very much for taking the time to write this review for our Marina. We have recently changed our team at the Marina and are happy to hear that your experience was a pleasant one. We strive hard as a team to...More

Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

Our family (2 young kids) rented a boat and tube here. Must say the front desk staff was actually nice. All the equipment looks to be managed by teenagers (no offense). Boat condition was terrible. All seats ripped, glove box fell off, ladder was held...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank jimsal123
Vincent V, Manager at Starlite Marina & Beach Shop, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2016

Dear Jimsal123, Thank you very much for your review of our Marina, we have passed your comments along to our Marina manager so that they can talk to our team and make sure they treat every guest concern in the right manner and to our...More

Reviewed August 15, 2016

Took 2 kayaks out in the morning. It was nice for kayaking just out from the shoreline, no bothers from the boaters on the lake. The kayaks were free because we were staying at the Holiday Inn. Later I took a paddle board out, it...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Vacationer286
Vincent V, Manager at Starlite Marina & Beach Shop, responded to this reviewResponded August 17, 2016

Dear Vacationer286, Thank you for your recent stay to the Starlite Marina. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your complimentary use of our kayak for all registered guests. We are definitely in a prime location that is conducive to all forms of water...More

Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

This place was overall not too bad. The service was great, we rented a speed boat and a tube for 2 hours. They set everything up and the boat was on decent shape. I've been on better boats but it was nice and worked well...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Vincent V, Manager at Starlite Marina & Beach Shop, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2016

Dear Kambojambo, Thank you very much for taking the time to write this review for our Marina. We have recently changed our team at the Marina and are happy to hear that your experience was a pleasant one. We strive hard as a team to...More

Reviewed August 11, 2015 via mobile

The generally negative reviews are fair warning this is not the best choice for boat rental in Osoyoos. The boats are in poor shape. Our twin jet boat wouldn't get up on a plane and bilge pump ran almost all the time. Limited accessories -...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed July 31, 2015

We rented 3 boats. The first boat broke down twice and we finally were given a boat that could go over 5km an hour without smoking. The second boat we had to tow from 3/4 of the way out, and when we asked for a...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank ppipke
Reviewed July 22, 2015 via mobile

We wanted to rent a boat for a few hours, we looked at the boats they had to offer and quickly decided that this place was a joke. I've rented many boats on different lake over the years and these guys should not be in...More

Date of experience: July 2015
3  Thank Fishtwomuch
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