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Makin Waves

528 Water Street, Saugatuck, MI 49453
+1 269-998-9142
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Rental went well except for one rude kid

We rented a pontoon and tube and had a good time. Almost the whole experience was great. We... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Thomas G
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Saint Louis, Missouri
Makin waves

DO NOT RENT FROM HERE!! The owner was super shady and very unprofessional. I would highly... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
ELIZABETH U
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3 weeks ago
“Rental went well except for one rude kid”
4 weeks ago
“Makin waves”
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528 Water Street, Saugatuck, MI 49453
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+1 269-998-9142
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We rented a pontoon and tube and had a good time. Almost the whole experience was great. We checked in with some "kids" at a folding table which didn't instill confidence in me. They were helpful and recommended lunch next door (do that-it was great)....More

Thank Thomas G
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

DO NOT RENT FROM HERE!! The owner was super shady and very unprofessional. I would highly recommend choosing another place to rent from.

1  Thank ELIZABETH U
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Worst. Experience. Ever. Really--DO NOT RENT HERE. I'd give a zero if I could. The owner, Johnny was horribly unprofessional. Here we are, in Saugatuk with our friends (for our 20th anniversary, mind you) who own a condo here and we show up (four adults...More

1  Thank MarvMinneapolis_MN
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We rented a pontoon boat and one jet ski from this business. Our family took our children out for their first jet ski experience on Lake Michigan. My husband drove the jet ski and went a mild 25 miles per hour with my daughter and...More

1  Thank midwesttraveler6
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Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

Rented a jet ski and pontoon. Before you set off they ask you to fill out a sheet depicting the damage that is already on the boat. The owner said to not worry about it and that everything was fine on the jet ski and...More

4  Thank aandres205
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Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

I've used this company twice and should have learned my lesson after the first bad experience. The owner is rude and treats customers as an annoyance. The entire rental process is for the owners convenience and customer satisfaction is not a concern. The young staff...More

3  Thank Ringo317
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Reviewed 24 July 2017

Our family rented a pontoon and two jet skis Saturday. The town is busy get there early to find parking. We had a great time and appreciate all the help hauling our coolers to the boat for my friends birthday celebration. We are very familiar...More

Thank johannwick
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Reviewed 21 July 2017

Our group rented a pontoon boat for 4 hours and 2 wave runners for 2 hours for a total of $880.00. One wave runner emitted smoke and exhaust fumes soon after we left the rental facility. We were told to expect some smoke for a...More

5  Thank Kathleen K
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Reviewed 26 June 2017

We read the reviews before renting the boat. Decided to try it anyway. Clearly others don't understand the Big Lake. It can be dangerous when the waves are rough. If you're a boater at any level you'll have a great time. Our family had a...More

Thank gregnaki
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Reviewed 7 August 2016

We rented the pontoon on a Thursday afternoon for a 1:00 pm departure. I had asked about the tub as the kids wanted to go tubing. The young man who took my deposit told me that it would depend on the conditions of the lake....More

11  Thank igoe5
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