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H2O Watersportz

#4 of 21 Tours in Cortez
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Address: 4110 127th St W, Cortez, FL 34215
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+1 941-538-4290
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We offer boat & jetski rentals with the largest riding without a guide....

We offer boat & jetski rentals with the largest riding without a guide. Explore Tampa & Sarasota Bays along with the Gulf of Mexico.

Want a tour guide? No problem we offer boat & jet ski tours as well.

Private & Split fishing charters for offshore and private only for the inshore. Everything is included except food/beverage and the tip to your helpful 1st mate.

Book & Pay online or call our friendly staff.

Credit Card & Photo ID are mandatory for rentals.

Don't have a photo id or credit card? Take a boat tour where all you need is payment!

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Highlight of our vacation!

On the morning of our last day on AMI, we decided we wanted charter a boat to go out to Egmont Key for snorkeling. We called many operators that were booked up but Chris at H20... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Regina T
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On the morning of our last day on AMI, we decided we wanted charter a boat to go out to Egmont Key for snorkeling. We called many operators that were booked up but Chris at H20 Watersports said he would do his very best to get us out on the water. He had a captain that was only planning to... More 

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Thank Regina T
H2OWatersportz, Manager at H2O Watersportz, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time out of your day to write this review. We truly appreciate your business. Capt. Nick is arguably the best at what he does! We try our best to provide service that we would want to receive. Reviews like this are such a reward. Hope to see you again soon. More 

Morrisville, North Carolina
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69 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We rented the party boat for half a day, and had a wonderful time cruising Sarasota Bay! The staff at H2O Watersportz are awesome. Can absolutely recommend this place 👍🏻.

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Thank KarinLog
H2OWatersportz, Manager at H2O Watersportz, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your 5 star review. Your recommendation is greatly appreciated! So glad you had a wonderful time while cruising around Sarasota's beautiful waterway. More 

Boise, Idaho
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I checked every boat rental website within 30 miles of Anna Maria Island. I checked craigslist too. H2O is absolutely the most flexible and has the best price. They are friendly and fast. Their equipment is in excellent working order too which is a plus when out on the ocean! We rented their skiff on a calm day so they... More 

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Thank Chad M
H2OWatersportz, Manager at H2O Watersportz, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. You did have a beautiful weather day on the water. You guys were a pleasure. More 

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3 reviews
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Captain Philip and first mate Andrew were absolutely the best. We did a private 4 hr charter and had the best time! They were courteous, accommodating, friendly, helpful. They went out of their way to make sure we had agood time and it was the best fishing ever! I would highly recommend them.

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Thank lfbeachy
H2OWatersportz, Manager at H2O Watersportz, responded to this review

Thank you for recognizing Phil and Andrews dedication to their trade. They really take it personally each and every day. Come back to see us on your next visit. More 

Bradenton, Florida
1 review
Reviewed 3 February 2017

This place is awesome! I love the owners Chris and Blossom and have known them for years. Their crew Includes Capt. Phillip who I've watched grow from a mate all the way to a trusted sea captain. Then there is Andrew with his years of experience. He is one of the best mates I know and takes superb care of... More 

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Thank lcvan37
H2OWatersportz, Manager at H2O Watersportz, responded to this review

Thank you Thank you!! How super nice. We appreciate your review. We know that our customers are what makes a business so we try to do our absolute best each and every day. See you soon More 

simson bay
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11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Spent 2 days fishing with reel Cortez charters! Best fishing we have ever had! Both the captain and the mate were 100% professional and could not do enough for us. I highly recommend you use these guys if you want to really enjoy the day.

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Thank cookiesandnick
H2OWatersportz, Manager at H2O Watersportz, responded to this review

Now that is a great review! Thank you very much for fishing 2 days with us at Reel Cortez Charters. It is always a pleasure to hear feedback on how wonderful of a crew we have! More 

England
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33 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

My family rented two wave runners and were very pleased to see that they could go out by themselves. The staff were extremely efficient and safety conscious. So nice to go somewhere where it wasn't wildly expensive and the people were so friendly. Because of that, my husband and son returned again and enjoyed a second visit. Lovely people and... More 

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H2OWatersportz, Manager at H2O Watersportz, responded to this review

Thank you for coming out twice while visiting the area. We did recently expand our riding area to the largest offered without a guide. The Gulf and the bay. Nothing is off limits with H2O! We appreciate your time and effort in writing your review. More 

Anna Maria Island, Florida
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11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

First let me say we had a great time. The water was beautiful. It was a sunny but not horribly hot day. The captain and mate had it all down. Great gear and very experienced fishermen. It was all great except we could find no decent sized fish. Not because Captain Phil did not try... We just didn't find them.... More 

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Thank 903Mullet
H2OWatersportz, Manager at H2O Watersportz, responded to this review

Thank you for fishing with us at Reel Cortez Charters. I apologize you did not get fish of decent size. I can say that is not common on our boat. That would explain the less than chatty crew. They were obviously upset by the slow bite and probably off their game. I can tell you understand that fishing is not... More 

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3 reviews
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

We had a great time. Our crue were outstanding. Just had some fish tacos for dinner from the fish we cought on our trip.

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Thank ronningen771
H2OWatersportz, Manager at H2O Watersportz, responded to this review

Love your subject head! We do try to make things run as smooth as possible. We have worked very hard to ensure everyone who visits our charter and watersports company look forward to coming back. So glad you experienced that on your visit! Come back soon. More 

Bracknell, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Used H2O a couple of years ago to hire a jetski, went back again this year on our latest trip to Longboat Key. The people who run this company are both friendly and helpful, the jetski hire was really good value for the two hour session. Managed to see Manatee's and Dolphins whilst out in the channel.

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Thank Andy A
H2OWatersportz, Manager at H2O Watersportz, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. With customers like you who remember us a couple of years later...we are doing something right. See you again on your next visit! More 

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