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Address: 5550 Estero Blvd., Sandpiper Gulf Resort, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931
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+1 800-584-1449
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09:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
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Mid Island Water Sports has been providing the best waverunner rentals,...

Mid Island Water Sports has been providing the best waverunner rentals, parasailing and dolphin tours on Fort Myers Beach for over 23 YEARS. Enjoy our hour and a half long excursion with a guide through the back bay while you drive your own waverunner and experience wildlife such as dolphin, manatees, rays, fish and birds from up close. We also offer freestyle riding with the largest riding area on the beach and the least boat traffic. Parasailing is a must with 1 to 4 flyers at a time! We also offer a full beach service with cabanas, chair and umbrella rentals and even Stand Up Paddleboards!

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Amazing jet ski dolphin tour

My husband, daughter, her boyfriend, and I took the jet ski dolphin tour guided by Chad. It was amazing. Chad was great as he found us dolphins at five or six different spots. It... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
babs372017
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Cherry Valley, California

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Cherry Valley, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband, daughter, her boyfriend, and I took the jet ski dolphin tour guided by Chad. It was amazing. Chad was great as he found us dolphins at five or six different spots. It was awesome as they were swimming right next to us. Mike (In the beach stand) was also helpful and courteous. One has to reserve 24 hours... More 

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Thank babs372017
Fremont, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I did the Dolphin Jet Ski Tour, it was amazing! Easily one of the most fun things we have done together. Chad the tour guide was excellent also!!

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Thank erinlawrence2011
West Union, Iowa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved it. highly recommended tour guide was chad very knowledgeable and fun. Mike S was on the shore and was super nice.

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Thank Gail_MH_1234
West Des Moines, Iowa
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just finished our guided tour with Chad (Mike S was on shore and was very helpful). Had a GREAT TIME!!! Chad founded dolphins several times and we had upclose viewing. It was great fun to GO FAST!! Highly recommend the experience.

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Thank DeannaH_123456
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Went on the guided dolphin tour, was really fun to ride the waverider for 90minutes going into the shallow areas around lovers key. Guide managed to find 3 sets of dolphins for us to watch and follow. Surrounding on the trip was amazing, vegetation is beautiful in those areas (as well as the rest of Estero :-) Perfect vacation activity

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Thank Jesper P
North Kansas City, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Visited fort Myers beach for vacation and discovered mid-island water sports we did the dolphin tour our first day with mike and we had so much fun we did it again the next day with chad. Can't miss with either one of these guys very professional and courteous would highly recommend.

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Thank Corbin65
North Dakota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

We have a house across the street so this is our go to place for company. Always greeted with a smile and treated like old friends. Staff is friendly and knowledgeable, they make every experience fun. We will send all our visitors here because of their outstanding service and helpful employees. Do the ecotour it is well worth the money... More 

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Thank hapenow
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

We had a great time on the dolphin tour. We are a diverse family with kids ranging from 17-7. Chad was great and everyone was begging to do it again. It's for both the adrenaline junkies and sight seers. Thank you for a great morning.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

Be aware - it takes a few minutes to get to where the dolphins are. In this period of time you need to og fast on Your water jet. There are Waves, and it will get bumpy. Just to let you know, it you have pain in Your arms, neck Our back. I would not recommend for children under the... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

We did the get ski tour. We had a discounted price as we were staying at the sandpiper gulf resort. We met Chad who went over the safety tips and told us how to ride and operate the jet ski. We had a little time on the water getting used to the jet ski before we set off. Once we... More 

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