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About oTHErside
Otherside Boardsports offers everything boardsports enthusiasts could possibly need to have a great time in the Florida Keys. The headquarters in Islamorada is a full retail shop outfitted for wakeboarding, kiteboarding, Stand Up Paddleboarding and skateboarding. Otherside also offers top notch services including kiteboarding lessons, stand up paddleboard tours, rentals, lessons and a wakeboarding cable park in Marathon.
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Reviewed August 9, 2019

I took a mini vacay as a post-business trip/birthday celebration down in Key Largo. Having heard some recommendations from locals and Key frequenters, visiting Islamorada was a must. I was fortunate to find oTHErside in my hunt for a paddleboarding experience. I was without phone...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Coury R
Reviewed June 29, 2019

We had an absolute blast at other side sports cable park. We got a solid 30 minutes of wakeboarding per person (which doesn’t seem like a lot, but believe me it is plenty). The shop was super classy and nice. All the employees were very...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Stay559834
Reviewed April 21, 2019 via mobile

Great service by Hunter. Great location. I have to use 100 characters and I said what I wanted to say.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Nizar A
Reviewed April 19, 2019

Me and my daughter had great kite session at Other Side. If you are looking for fun and professional kite sessions that is the place. Flat, shallow and warm water, nice people and a excelent attendantment. Go fo it!

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank aguilar_selhorst
Reviewed April 5, 2019

Can be pricy, but you get what you pay for. The Instructors know what they're doing and they take the time to show you how to safely learn how to kiteboard. Highly recommend if you're on the fence about it!

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Kyle S
Reviewed March 31, 2019 via mobile

I’m a business owner so I tend to be very picky when I pay for other services...I came down to Islamorada to kiteboard last minute and decided to go out with Otherside since I had never kited in the Keys before. I have got to...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Islandhopper2888
Reviewed March 19, 2019 via mobile

For a unique afternoon try out the towed wakeboards at the Other side. There are great clothes and sport equipment in the shop and graffiti murals painted by international artists on the buildings. The staff are incredibly welcoming and helpful. The entire complex was once...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Danielle M
Reviewed March 18, 2019

We came here twice during our 7 day trip. My boys, ages 11 & 13, who had never wakeboarded before, got up on the first try and LOVED it. The instructors are SO helpful, encouraging, and offer advice that's really understandable and do-able. My husband...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank rocket50
Reviewed March 17, 2019

Everyone, from Holly in the shop to Mike, Chris and Marshall on the water, was incredibly friendly, helpful, professional and patient! Highly recommend for anyone who wants to learn to kitesurf. I plan to return!

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Walkerfam5
Reviewed March 4, 2019

I had a great kitesurfing lesson w/ Marshall. Both Mike and Marshall were very patient and hands-on. After a couple of hours, my improvement was noticeable. In fact, it was so much fun, that I didn't even noticed the subset...

Date of experience: February 2019
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November 29, 2016|
Response from shana w | Property representative |
Hi Tracy! Our retail store is at mm82, about 30-40min from Marathon depending on which part. However, we do offer lessons out of two locations, one of them being Hawks Cay Resort at MM61 which is closer to Marathon. Our... More