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Address: 1301 Gulf Dr N, Bradenton Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-2315
Phone Number: +1 941-778-4969
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We had never rented Waverunners while on AMI but we made it our activity this time. I had researched several places and liked how they answered my questions and seemed to have a... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 24 May 2016
RoadBob66
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Saint Louis, Missouri

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Stow, MA
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24 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

We've twice rented catamaran sailboats from Coastal Watersports. The young man who runs it is very accommodating, including getting a boat out specifically for us when he'd put them all away due to a storm. He also came out to "rescue" us on a jetski when we didn't seem to be making much progress ;), at the same time managing... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

There are many ski companies on the island but none like this. My wife and I rented one of the quality skis they have and we will NEVER forget it. While riding tandem, we saw a full pod of Porpoise (20+) including babies, a very large sea turtle and various fish. Sometimes going slow with polarized glasses helps. But we... More 

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3 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

I called up earlier and was told I could rent a hobie. Once I got there, I was asked if I'd ever been sailing and when questioned about 'whether I was sure'. I only come to siesta twice a year and an entire day of my vacation was spent driving to Bradenton and back to be denied a rental because... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

Highly unpleasent woman coordinating the paperwork and sales. We felt as we were a burden to her. She explained the water rules as she was selling at an auction. Because of her I would never visit this rental place again. The rest of the crew was very good. Other issues which were a non factor in my low rating were.... More 

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Anna Maria Island, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

Discovered this place walking on the beach. People were friendly, sat and chatted with Tham while waiting on our rides. Fantastic time out on the ocean! Thanks!

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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98 reviews
21 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016

We had never rented Waverunners while on AMI but we made it our activity this time. I had researched several places and liked how they answered my questions and seemed to have a good attitude. We were able to ride the free trolley which has a southbound stop that leads right out to Coastal on the beach. Still had all... More 

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North Haledon, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2015

We had a family get together @ Silver Surf and used the services of Coastal Watersports. The equipment was top notch and Roger, Beth and Pat where great and vey helpful. We would definitely use and recommend there services to anyone.

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

Questioned whether or not our boating licenses were real. Rules were not posted about having to have a credit card to rent. Unable to rent because of that

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Wauchula, Florida
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29 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2015 via mobile

Have been renting from coastal for several year's! They never disappoint! Great times at Anna Maria Island!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Stow, MA
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24 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2015

Four of us rented a Hobie Cat here for a couple of hours' sailing. The boat was in great condition and the young man who set us up was very helpful. He even came out on a jet ski to "rescue" us when the wind died, giving us hints on how to get underway again! The people who work there... More 

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