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A Portage Lakes cornerstone... Now Closed

I was stunned to take a drive through the East Reservoir area of the Portage Lakes, only to find... read more

Reviewed 27 February 2018
RebeccaS14176
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Akron, Ohio
These people really know boats - and gifts, too!

Great place for all of your pontoon boat needs from maintenance to rentals. Even have a great... read more

Reviewed 17 November 2016
michaeldsikora
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Akron, Ohio
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26 Feb 2018
“A Portage Lakes cornerstone... Now Closed”
17 Nov 2016
“These people really know boats - and gifts, too!”
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252 Portage Lakes Dr, Akron, OH 44319-2306
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Reviewed 27 February 2018

I was stunned to take a drive through the East Reservoir area of the Portage Lakes, only to find that there is massive construction going on to replace the earthen levee at the west end of it. I bought my first pontoon boat in 1996...More

2  Thank RebeccaS14176
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Great place for all of your pontoon boat needs from maintenance to rentals. Even have a great selection of nautical gifts and clothing.

Thank michaeldsikora
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

We recently purchased a boat from Kieffers. They answered all of my questions even down to boating rules and regulations. I always feel that I am in very good hands.

Thank kiizzeeOH
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Great place to dock your boat, purchase pontoons and related supplies. Help is friendly and willing to please.

Thank dostacy
Reviewed 25 July 2016

The folks at Kieffer are just terrific! We got a gorgeous pontoon boat for our two grandkids, the black lab grand-dog, our daughter and us! Everything is included...gas, the boat, the lifejackets, their help with everything! We took our picnic, their map, and visited State...More

Thank SummerDakotaBandit
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

We rented a 6 person pontoon for the day. The rate was very reasonable and well worth it!! There is plenty to do in the lakes, too. The boat was clean and well maintained! We will definitely rent from them again and I would recommend...More

Thank Matt2454
Reviewed 4 July 2016

We were given a filthy, moldy boat to rent, and when we asked if there were any clean boats the owner said "no". We grabbed towels and sheets from the trunk of our car to cover the disgusting seats. During our pontoon ride the boat...More

1  Thank Laurie L
Reviewed 19 July 2015

We were in the area passing through on vacation. We stayed in Akron a couple days. Portage Lakes is a hidden gem. And Kieffer Marine provides pontoon boat rentals. The folks that work here/own are wonderful. Excellent service. Great boats. The lakes are beautiful and...More

1  Thank Charles B
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