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Island Water Sports

1960 Salter Path Rd, Indian Beach, NC 28512-5931
+1 252-247-7303
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Easy and fun

We rented a two person kayak. There was virtually no wait, lots of space to paddle around and a... read more

Reviewed July 5, 2018
rachel1121
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Denver, Colorado
Like family

1st call: Ann's immediate welcoming phone-side manner reinforced that we'd chosen the right company... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2017
Jessica L
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We offer a wide range of water sports activities in the area. Family owned for 29 years. "Kid tested and family approved". We are always offering something new to our fleet of activities and strive for innovative ways to provide the perfect experience for all of our guests, young and old. We offer a unique dolphin observation deck with handicap access, if you just want to sit back relax and just watch. We welcome your input and if you are not happy with your experience, please, give us the opportunity to make it right.
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  • Very good18%
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  • Terrible25%
Jul 5, 2018
“Easy and fun”
Aug 27, 2017
“Like family”
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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1960 Salter Path Rd, Indian Beach, NC 28512-5931
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+1 252-247-7303
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Reviewed July 5, 2018

We rented a two person kayak. There was virtually no wait, lots of space to paddle around and a very casual atmosphere. If you pay cash, you get a bit of a discount. There's not really a place to store things like a phone, so...More

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Reviewed August 27, 2017 via mobile

1st call: Ann's immediate welcoming phone-side manner reinforced that we'd chosen the right company to charter a touring boat. My follow-up calls to her and owner Don as we got closer only helped me connect more. This was the first time I had ever chartered...More

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Ann B, Manager at Island Water Sports, responded to this reviewResponded September 2, 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a fantastic review on our business. We take great pride in our knowledgeable staff and strive to make everyone feel like family. Come back to see us and you don't have to wait for...More

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Reviewed August 18, 2017 via mobile

We have in the past enjoyed the banana boat (BB) rides here with our children and nieces. Early this week we arrived to inquire about a ride and we're told that the BB driver was running an errand and asked to come back 45 min...More

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Reviewed August 7, 2017

We arrived at 11:30 and were told no jet skis would be avail. until 1:00. Left and came back at 12:30 and told no jet skis avail. until 2:00. When I inquired as to whether the two riders in my party could go ahead and...More

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Reviewed August 6, 2017

We went here for banana boat rides. All of the staff were very friendly and helpful. The bonus is that while you wait for your turn there are all sorts of water toys to play with in the sound. That was great for the kids....More

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Ann B, Manager at Island Water Sports, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2017

Thank you for the great review! We are so glad you made us part of your vacation time. Come back to see us. You never know what new things we will be offering.

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Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

Our family recently stayed in Emerald Isle, this location was a short 10 minute trip from our rental home. We showed up in the morning at 9am bright and early for the early bird discount. We failed to make reservations but this wasn't a problem....More

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Ann B, Manager at Island Water Sports, responded to this reviewResponded July 25, 2017

We are glad you had such a great time! Thank you, also for the fantastic review. We aim to please. We hope to see you back soon.

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Reviewed July 5, 2017

Went out for 30 minute rental on jet ski in June. They have flags that will lower when your time is up and need to return. Watched very carefully for flag to go down. When I thought flag went down I began to return. But...More

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Ann B, General Manager at Island Water Sports, responded to this reviewResponded July 7, 2017

I remember the incident very well. You are assigned a flag color that lowers for when your riding time is up. When your flag was lowered we thought we had accounted for all in your party and the person waiting for you, came up and...More

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Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I rented jet skis here today, and we'll be back! Don and his wife are friendly and very accommodating! We rented 2 jet skis for an hour and had a blast. I would recommend the hour over the 30 minutes option, not...More

Thank Morgan R
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Ann B, Front Office Manager at Island Water Sports, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2017

Thank you Morgan. We are so glad you chose Island Water Sports to experience your first ride on a ski. You will really enjoy the excursion as well. Great way to get out and there and see the Crystal Coast from another perspective. We look...More

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Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

Lots to do, banana boat rides, kayak's, paddle boards, wave runners, and small pontoon boat rentals! Kids enjoyed it, floats to play on after actives. Tiki hut, is Dry, with no drinks!

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Reviewed May 30, 2017

We are regulars to Atlantic Beach, and we are regulars at Island Water Sports for rentals of all kinds of water sports equipment. Most recently my family needed some paddleboards for a few days; the staff were well informed about the equipment, quickly set me...More

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