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Makin Waves

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619 S Gulfview Blvd, Shephard's Beach Resort, Clearwater, FL 33767-2643
+1 727-446-9373
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Jet ski's

Matt provided us with alot of very good information on how to water ski and parasailing. I was not... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Porsha M
via mobile
Wave Runner Rental

My wife and I rented Wave runners and had an awesome experience. Matt was very helpful and made... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
bscholl2001
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Kimberly, Wisconsin
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We are the only place on Clearwater Beach with all of your Water Sports activities: Jet Skis, Parasailing, Banana Boat Rides, stand up Paddle boards, tandem kayaks, paddle boards, IFloating Rafts, Beach Chairs and locker rentals. Scooters and beach cruisers rentals, Scoot Coupe Cars, Gas Golf Carts, tandem bike, Hybrid Italian Road Bikes,kids tug a long, kid trailers,8&5 passenger Surrey Bikes. as well as Corn Hole,daily live entertainment! We have Valet Parking Located at Shephard's Beach Resort Complimentary during the weekdays Gas Golf Carts $50 Hour $150 4 Hours $250 6 HOURS $300 ALL DAY - 9AM-6PM ALL NIGHT- 9PM-6AM Gas Golf Carts: WeT Suits Available Free with 1 hr Jets ski Rental Free Valet Mon - Thur 2nd Hour Free with bike rental 2016 Fall Season
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“jet ski” (28 reviews)
“beach resort” (5 reviews)
“these guys” (9 reviews)
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619 S Gulfview Blvd, Shephard's Beach Resort, Clearwater, FL 33767-2643
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Matt provided us with alot of very good information on how to water ski and parasailing. I was not to sure on whether or not to ski, but after taking with him i felt more comfortable and had a blast. My fiancee was scared of...More

Thank Porsha M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I rented Wave runners and had an awesome experience. Matt was very helpful and made everything go very easy relaxing and enjoyable, his instructions were clear and we just had a great time. afterwards we visited with Matt about our ride and...More

Thank bscholl2001
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice location, great view, awesome jet ski, cool staff. Me and my family had a great time and enjoyed the beach and activities.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Captain ALF is the best! Our 2nd trip to Clearwater this year and 3rd time renting waverunners from Captain Alf and Makin Waves and he is very informative, professional, friendly and makes your experience fun. We also saw dolphins while we were out on them!!...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Jet ski team was very professional, did a good job explaining do's and don'ts. Matt was very professions. I would recommend this for others. We had a great experience got a chance to see about 10-15 Dolphins while out on the Jet ski, really...More

Thank chrismac1021
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Would highly recommend, our girls had a great time and the staff was awesome! They were super helpful with passing the course and the prices were very reasonable. They were lenient on time restrictions and could travel pretty far out on the coast. Thank you...More

Thank FrznMama
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks to Matt and Alf for setting my wife and I up well for a tandem ride/single personal watercraft ride. - Windy day, 3-6 foot waves on the Gulf (I’d only ridden on smaller, smoother waters/lakes), and apparently just under their limits for riding. Alf...More

1  Thank Gump130
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was such an awesome experience Jet Skiing for the first time. Matt and Alf made it unforgettable.

1  Thank rashantoyatravel
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My best friend and I were checking out locations to rent chairs and an umbrella for the day and were totally sold by Captain Alf! We had such an enjoyable day on the beach thanks to the kindness and attentiveness shown to us! Great location,...More

1  Thank becky_loves_travel
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We rented a jet ski, and had no issues. Prices were reasonable, and we had a great time! The guys were easy going and easy to work with. Would recommend based on our experience.

Thank Stacey E
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Beth S
February 2, 2017|
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Response from Makin W | Property representative |
yes we do free with ski rental school size any larger we can keep behind counter
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