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“craig cat”(16 reviews)
“banana river”(25 reviews)
“pontoon boat”(14 reviews)
Wildlife Water Sports offers beach-themed setting located on a tranquil bay in Cocoa Beach's Thousand Islands, Wildlife Watersports is an ideal environment for beginner and advanced level paddlers to enjoy viewing the area's unique and abundant...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
129 Manatee Ln, Cocoa Beach, FL 32931-3303
+1 321-785-3244
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My sister and I rented two glass bottom kayaks. The glass was not that much of a thrill considering how brackish the water is. The first kayak my sister got was taking on water so we had to return it for a new one. After...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Jasmine W
Reviewed 28 October 2018

Pontoon boat is in excellent condition. Staff very friendly and knowledgeable. Rate very reasonable. Will definitely rent again next time we vacati in the area.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MikeR2774
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

We had a great time! Dave was very accommodating and helpful and Angela was an excellent guide. Both of them were great with our 10 year old son. Saw manatees, dolphins and lots of different birds. A good time was had by all!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Bonnie B
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

An experience like no other, cool evening with a gentle breeze and star studded sky. We even saw a shooting star. We chose the craigcat ride and our tour guide Dave was informative and entertaining. The bioluminescence was beautiful, despite cooler temps.An experience we will...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sally S
Reviewed 26 September 2018

Angie greeted us and was friendly, and helped everyone gear up and find restroom and changing room. She showed us where the loaner coolers (fits maybe six drinks) and free ice was located. Ed was down by the water prepping the Kayaks. There is a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank julie s
Reviewed 13 September 2018

We rented kayaks, the induction for those who had not experienced them before was excellent. We hired them for a whole day, paddled around the shallow Banana River , spotting dolphins and lots of bird life, such a leisurely and enjoyable way of seeing nature...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Christopher G
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We have been here 3 times now and each time it has been great. First we rented a CobyCat (if you haven't heard of it, you've gotta try it so relaxing and chill. Great for going up and down the channels daydreaming as you look...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank dawnd935
Reviewed 24 August 2018

Just a few notes to convey what an excellent experience my son and I had on Wednesday 22nd August when we booked a bioluminescence kayak tour. Our guide Ed was the best ! Very knowledgeable we both learnt a lot throughout the tour -a wealth...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ronald J
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Have rented boats of varying sizes and paddle boards from this business for several years. Have also taken the bioluminescence tour, which may be great or poor depending on weather conditions. The equipment is always in good shape, the staff is friendly, and the prices...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank LGDuMond
Reviewed 13 August 2018

My family and I were very pleased with the urn service Wildlife Watersports helped put together. They accommodated 7 family members, and were understanding of our 2-year-old's need to move around, plus drove the boat slowly to ease the elderly onboard. It was truly a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kraesly C
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25 July 2018|
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Response from Donald S | Reviewed this property |
I'm pretty sure manatee are more common in the winter. Sorry.
Kim L
25 April 2017|
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Response from Wildlife W | Property representative |
To rent the pontoon boat you must be at least 18 years old. If you are born after 1988 (around 29 years old as of now), you are required to have a boaters safety license from the state of FL or your home state. Children 6... More
15 March 2017|
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Response from Wildlife W | Property representative |
Thanks for looking us up. While it is possible to see an alligator in the Banana River it is extremely rare and should be considered a special treat. Additionally any alligator that you might on the rare chance see will... More