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Kitty Hawk Water Sports

6920 S Croatan Hwy, Nags Head, NC 27959-9053
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Awesome Jet Ski Tour

Our experience with Kitty Hawk Water Sports was great! We found all of the staff to be welcoming... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2017
Khaleesi919
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Raleigh, North Carolina
Best service at the beach hands down!

We love renting equipment from Kitty Hawk Water Sports. They are so fast and friendly. The... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2017
DebraandMike
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Manassas, Virginia
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Located on the Roanoke Sound in Nags Head, we provide tourists of the Outer Banks a means to get on the water and have fun. We are a full-service watersports location with rentals, lessons, tours, sales, and activities. Stop by and see what makes us...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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6920 S Croatan Hwy, Nags Head, NC 27959-9053
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

Our experience with Kitty Hawk Water Sports was great! We found all of the staff to be welcoming and friendly from John who answered the phone to the beach front staff. They were very accommodating and communicated well. I highly recommend going on a TOUR...More

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John V, Owner at Kitty Hawk Water Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2017

Thanks for coming out. We're stoked you had a good time. John Van Lunen owner

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Reviewed 3 September 2017

We love renting equipment from Kitty Hawk Water Sports. They are so fast and friendly. The process is easy too. Rental online or call for same day delivery. The rates are unbelievably cheap if you are renting for multiple days. The equipment is in great...More

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Reviewed 21 August 2017

My family loves to jet ski. We found this place and they had the best time. The girl who was the instructor to go over the safety rules was so funny. They went out for an hour and just loved it. They got to do...More

1  Thank Karen A
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John V, Owner at Kitty Hawk Water Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Karen, thanks for coming out! Regards, John Van Lunen owner

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Reviewed 20 August 2017

We signed up as soon as we got to OBX with Kitty Hawk Water sports for the sunset dolphin watch. According to the visitors guide it started at 6:30. Got confirmations via email and was not told that they had changed the time to 6:00...More

Thank Donna S
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John V, Owner at Kitty Hawk Water Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Donna, I'm extremely sorry for the miscommunication and I will own that. When start times were changed we should have double checked to see if anyone had booked for the old start time. We have learned from this and we will get better. Thanks for...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2017

We booked this trip a day prior and were scheduled very easily. Folks on the phone were informative and friendly. We chose the tour so we could really see the local areas as we were first time visitors to OBX The paperwork process was quick...More

Thank HPSGene
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John V, Owner at Kitty Hawk Water Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Gene, thanks for coming out and for giving us a very nice review. John Van Lunen owner

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Reviewed 6 August 2017

booked two doubles, had a wonderful experience.. Captain Alex and team was very courteous and explained the safety procedures prior to flight. Trip was on time and captain made us thoroughly enjoy the trip on a weekend. Suggest every one try this with Kitty Hawk...More

Thank Ravinder R
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John V, Owner at Kitty Hawk Water Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Ravinder, thanks for coming out. I'm glad you had a good time. John Van Lunen owner

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Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

very good place to rent jet skis. I have no compliant. staff was attentive and courtous. rental process was quick and through.

Thank Ed H
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John V, Owner at Kitty Hawk Water Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2017

Ed, we appreciate your visit and we're glad you had a good time. Regards, John Van Lunen owner

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Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

I highly recommend Kitty Hawk Sports for your jet ski experience! I called ahead for a same-day tour, and they were so efficient and thorough on the phone that I felt very comfortable we would have a great run. Although it was a windy day,...More

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John V, Owner at Kitty Hawk Water Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2017

Thanks for coming out and for the kind words. Regards, John Van Lunen owner

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Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

The crew was incredible. Made sure that everyone knew the rules. The actual parasailing was a blast. The crew took care of us there and back and especially when we were in the air. 2 adults and two teenagers. Highly recommend.

Thank Michael H
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John V, Owner at Kitty Hawk Water Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2017

Michael, thank you for the very nice review. Regards, John Van Lunen owner

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Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

My two adult sons took sailing lessons earlier in the week, and highly praised their lesson with Will. I then returned with my teenage daughter and one son, and we took a lesson with Anna. She was a wonderful, experienced instructor and we had a...More

1  Thank Peter M
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John V, Owner at Kitty Hawk Water Sports, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2017

Peter, we appreciate the business and your very kind review. Regards, John Van Lunen owner

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Mary M
5 June 2017|
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Response from John V | Property representative |
Parasailing costs between $67 and $87, per person. Max, combined weight is 450 lbs., but this can vary with wind speed.
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Adravenstott
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Response from Pat D | Reviewed this property |
The first day was somewhere around $35 I think, but each consecutive day after that was really cheap. If your going to be in the area for 3+ days, it made more sense to just rent it for the whole duration of your stay... More
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