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Ranalli Parasail

DiamondHead Beach Resort, 2000 Estero Boulevard, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931
+1 239-565-5700
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The best tour ever!!

The best team ever!!! Julie the best!! Very friendly, super nice!!. Ron the guy took us to the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Paola T
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Parasailing

Very professional and nice staff for my first time parasailing. I would definitely go again, only... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Aimee A
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Scenic flights on The Gulf of Mexico, overlooking Sanibel, Captiva, Fort Myers, Cape Coral, Bonita, Naples, and Fort Myers Beach. Parasailing is fun and safe for the whole family. We have flown ages 2 to 92 and everything in between. We'll look forward to hearing from you, to book your adventure.
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  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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DiamondHead Beach Resort, 2000 Estero Boulevard, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The best team ever!!! Julie the best!! Very friendly, super nice!!. Ron the guy took us to the parasailing boat so nice and funny The tour is beautiful, they did very good job!! Capitan Patrik is super!!!! We had very good time. My husband went...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very professional and nice staff for my first time parasailing. I would definitely go again, only with this company It was very peaceful!!

Thank Aimee A
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Patrick R, President at Ranalli Parasail, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Peaceful! That is definitely not the word that people expect to hear, but it is so true. Thank you for the positive review. We're glad to know that everyone made your experience comfortable. We'll look forward to your next visit! Best Regards, Patrick

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great ride. After we were nervous about some local weather the team easily accommodated us the next morning. Take was easy and on time. Captain did his job and his assistant (Amanda?) was great. Everyone was friendly and made the trip fun....More

Thank Scott M
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Patrick R, President at Ranalli Parasail, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for the great review Scott. Safety is always the most important factor to our operation. I'm happy we were easily able to accommodate you the following morning! We'll need to get you on board for the 1200 foot flight next time. We'll look...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had never been parasailing and this company was definitely the right choice for our first time. I was so nervous, but the crew made me feel so comfortable and the were very friendly, telling jokes and talking sports with my husband...More

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Patrick R, President at Ranalli Parasail, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for the glowing 5 star ***** review. We specialise in first timers. Actually everyone is a little reluctant the first time, it's part of the experience. I'm glad everyone was able to make you feel comfortable and confident. Amazing, breathtaking, and peaceful, those...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My sister, mom, and I had an amazing time parasailing for the first time! Everyone we dealt with were professional but made the experience fun. We were all new and nervous and the crew kept us at ease and made sure we had fun! Would...More

Thank Emily A
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Patrick R, President at Ranalli Parasail, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for the feedback Emily, and the great review. Everyone starts out nervous, but very rarely ever leaves us that way. It's all part of the fun! Glad we were able to get the whole family up there together. See you next time! Best...More

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Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

Easy to reserve, accomodated early take off due to incoming weather and crew was fantastic. Highly suggest if in Ft. Meyers!More

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Patrick R, President at Ranalli Parasail, responded to this reviewResponded April 19, 2018

Thank you for the Positive review Curtis. Glad we were able to get you in before the weather that day. That is why we always recommend people book their flight earlier rather than later in their trip so they have something to fall back on,...More

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Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

This was so amazing. My husband was not so sure about it but by the end of our excpirence next time he wont even think about it and it will be a YES let's go. Our crew was so awesome from the boat ride out...More

Thank TKNK85
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Patrick R, President at Ranalli Parasail, responded to this reviewResponded April 19, 2018

Thank you for the "Wonderful!!" review. The boys are always a lot more jittery than the girls. Thanks for holding his hand! Glad everyone was able to make you feel comfortable, and confident. I'll be sure to let the crew know that they kept you...More

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Reviewed March 28, 2018 via mobile

Captain Patrick and Amanda were phenomenal! It was my sons first time parasailing and they made us both so comfortable. Amanda was super friendly and took great pictures; she even joked around with my kiddo. I highly recommend this company; we will be back!More

Thank Rgb84
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Patrick R, President at Ranalli Parasail, responded to this reviewResponded April 19, 2018

Thank you for letting us know about your positive experience. Amanda is always great at making everyone feel at ease, even though being a bit afraid is part of the fun! We'll look forward to seeing you the next time, and thank you for the...More

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Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

Took my whole family up, including my 9 yr old daughter. We were all very excited but she was really nervous. The amazing staff helped her stay calm and get excited for what she called the best ride of her life. We all felt the...More

Thank Jason L
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Patrick R, President at Ranalli Parasail, responded to this reviewResponded March 25, 2018

"The Best Ride of Her Life", we can't ask for much more than that! I'm trying to think what my best ride was at 9. I think it was the floating boats at Coney Island. Glad everyone was able to make you feel comfortable, and...More

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Reviewed March 18, 2018

The entire crew was amazing in making this a great experience for both of my kids. My daughter went in very excited for the ride, but my son, who is younger, was very anxious about it. His face told the entire story in the pictures...More

Thank Dawn Y
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Patrick R, President at Ranalli Parasail, responded to this reviewResponded March 25, 2018

Happy to hear everyone made you feel comfortable and relaxed. I always say that the build up to the ride is the scariest part. The ride itself is so peaceful and calm, that everyone forgets what they were anxious about in the first place. The...More

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Alex11041
March 21, 2018|
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Response from SailorLynn | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure about discounts. I didn't stay at the resort, but I would think the resort or Ranalli could answer that.
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Heather_n_Jon
April 12, 2016|
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Response from Patrick R | Property representative |
Hi Heather. We actually do triples, it's actually quads that we don't do much any more. The max weight is about 550 lbs, but we make all the decisions when you're on board. If you're a group of three and you can't all go... More
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sfisher750
January 19, 2015|
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Response from Patrick R | Property representative |
Hi sfisher, Thank you for the inquiry. We offer four different parasail rides. They are $45, $55, $65, or $75 per person. The flights are 300, 600, 900, or 1200 feet of line, and the more line we put out, the higher and... More
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