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American WaterSports

300 Alton Rd, Pier A, Miami Beach, FL 33139-8982
+1 305-538-7549
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Avoid this place! Terrible experience!

If it is not the first time you will be on a jet ski, avoid this place! I will tell you... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2016
YalinKilic
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Izmir, Turkey
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10/21

Went on the tour of Miami and was just an awesome experience. Get to see Miami in a way like no... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2016
Christopher P
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Jet ski rentals and tours at guaranteed lowest rates in Miami Beach. We have free parking, lockers and showers, complete with changing rooms, on location. Our fleet of up to 30 high performance Yamaha jet skis ensures availability at even peak times. Brand new equipment means not only a great looking jet ski, but a terrific ride as well! Our extra large ride zone has nearly 5 miles of riding area; It's the largest riding area offered for jet ski rentals in Miami Beach. Get more on our jet ski tour of Miami. See the Miami Skyline, Star Island, Fisher Island, Bayside Miami, Monument Island, and South Beach from Miami's beautiful waterways, where dolphin and manatee sightings occur daily. Our tours begins where other companies waste 20 minutes getting to.
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  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible14%
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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300 Alton Rd, Pier A, Miami Beach, FL 33139-8982
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Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

If it is not the first time you will be on a jet ski, avoid this place! I will tell you why: -The machines are limited and you can only use about one third of the power! You can hardly go over 20mph! -You can...More

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Adam B, Manager at American WaterSports, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2016

Hello and thank you for your remarks, however, your comments are greatly exaggerated. Our jet skis are brand new 2016 High Output Yamaha VX Deluxes and run at 43-47 mph, dependent upon the weight on-board, in "limited mode." The limited mode can be removed, for...More

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Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Went on the tour of Miami and was just an awesome experience. Get to see Miami in a way like no other. Great staff that make sure you get to see everything and more. If they doubled their price it would still be worth it...More

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Reviewed 17 September 2016

My wife & I visited American Watersports as a 9 yr wedding anniversary event! We had a blast! It was wife's 1st time riding a jet ski by herself. We did the 1 hr tour & had an awesome time! The views of Miami Beach...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2016

New jet skis & plenty of them! As promised, show up anytime, no problem. I recommend the 1 hour tour, great to see the Miami skyline & a few celebrity homes. Good location, close to everything you want to see. DO bring sunglasses. DO keep...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Great fun, 2 hours of sightseeing and plenty of playtime too. Harrison was a great guide. Recommend Monty's for a recovery drink when your done!!

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Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Very good service. Jet ski's were a bit slow compared to other places I've been (Dubai for example). It's beautiful out at sea. Would recommend. The guy took pics of us as we weren't allowed to take our own GoPro which was a big shame....More

Thank Liam E
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Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

We took a fabulous morning run on a Yamaha wave runner w our awesome guide Eres who took us for an exhilarating ride on Biscayne Bay, stopped and swam and pulled up for a close-up look at historic Vizcaya. DON'T MISS IT!

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Reviewed 2 August 2016

so we waited 25 minutes and then a total demotivated employee told us, no more jetski's available.. come back in 1,5 hours.. Errrrr, he could have told that directly.. since you can not make an appointment forget this place..More

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Adam B, Manager at American WaterSports, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2016

I apologize for being busy, but we operate with 17 jet skis on location and usually availability is not a problem. Taking reservations is simply not an option here. We work off a pier and do not have an office, or internet, on location to...More

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Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and I purchased the 1 hour jet ski tour and we are so glad that we did. Henry was our guide and he was great. We rented 2 jet skiis and had 2 children under age 12 on each. My 10 year old...More

Thank Yvette R
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Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

We turned up hoping we could go on the tour to be told that it was a two ski minimum. I understand the reasonings but wish it had said this on the website. So we hired the ski for an hour of free riding. The...More

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Hi, 1/2 hour is 109$ and the whole hour is 140$. The must be 16 or older.
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