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I booked my 12 and 10 year old for parasailing and booked myself for observing. They had a great... read more

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Lisa M
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Lafayette, Indiana
Good and Standard Parasailing

My wife and I went parasailing here on our honeymoon. It wasn't too bad, and there wasn't anything... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
abillin6
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Knoxville, Tennessee
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Go parasailing and get a bird’s eye view of the World’s Most Beautiful Beaches!! Fly in the air with Paradise Watersports! Parasailing with Paradise Watersports is the most exciting way to see Panama City Beach! Imagine yourself soaring high above...more
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5711 N Lagoon Dr, Panama City Beach, FL 32408-3737
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Reviewed yesterday

I booked my 12 and 10 year old for parasailing and booked myself for observing. They had a great time....not our first time parasailing, so I understand that parasailing is not necessarily in a straight line and it seems you aren't getting your time worth....More

Thank Lisa M
Leah G, Manager at Paradise Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Lisa M, Thank you for your feedback, We are glad that your kids loved parasailing and had a blast. We are truly sorry that you felt like the crew wasn't exactly friendly. We would like to discuss your experience with you further please give our...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I went parasailing here on our honeymoon. It wasn't too bad, and there wasn't anything particularly wrong with the trip, it just didn't feel super in any way. The parasailing was fun, but was a bit shorter than I was anticipating. My...More

Thank abillin6
Leah G, Manager at Paradise Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Abillin6, Thank you for your feedback. We are glad that you and your wife had a fun parasail trip. We are truly sorry that you felt that the ride was shorter than you were anticipating. When we parasail, its not always in a straight line,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

booked a parasail event for my 11yr old (been once before) and my 8 yr old (first time). I booked myself as an observer so I could watch from the boat. Bought the picture/video package since it was my 8yr olds 1st time. For some...More

Thank Tom K
Leah G, Manager at Paradise Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Tom K, Thank you for your feedback. How people are paired in the chute is based on safety, wind conditions and total weight. The weight requirement will fluctuate throughout the day based on the wind conditions. Safety is our number one priority when making the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I decided on a whim to do this. Often terrified of heights, my husband thought I was crazy. We enjoyed this experience so much that we will be doing it again on our next vacation to PCB. The view from up above was AMAZING and...More

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Leah G, Manager at Paradise Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Mgarrettc, Thank you for your review! We are thrilled that you enjoyed your parasail experience! We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I made a early bird reservation, when I came to the parasail office they could not find my reservation made for July the 1st at 10am besides the point the lady that helped me at the window made my reservation for later that day and...More

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Leah G, Manager at Paradise Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Briannar0berts, Thank you for your review! We pride ourselves on our helpful staff! We are thrilled that you had a wonderful experience. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The actual parasail trip was great. Crew was outstanding. Very thoughtful, safe, and fun. My disappointment lies with the check in/registration at the harbor. I was requested/told at least 6 times, yes 6 times, to bring a tip on board with us. "Only thing you...More

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Leah G, Manager at Paradise Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

H H, Thank you for your feedback, We are thrilled that your parasail trip was great! We pride ourselves on our Captains and mates demeanor. We are truly sorry that you felt pressured to bring a tip. While tips are something that are greatly appreciated...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter wanted to take her dad for Father’s Day. It was her first time. We signed up the day before, for the next morning. They didn’t tell us that it wouldn’t actually be out in the ocean. The boat never left the bay! I...More

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Leah G, Manager at Paradise Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Jacob-Krissi P, Thank you for your feedback. Please contact smiles beach photos at 850-249-3349 or visit their website recordedrides.com to check on your video package. We are glad that your daughter and her father had a good time. We hope to see you again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The staff was kind and laid back. We called the day of and they got us in three hours later no problem. When I spoke with her she was careful to let me know I was booking bayside and the address along with the non...More

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Leah G, Manager at Paradise Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Shelbie M, Thank you for your review! We are thrilled that you had a fun time parasailing! We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I went with her older sister. It was nice that Capt Jared and CJ allowed my wife to go again with me as she initially went with her sister. The temperature was perfect and it was an overall a great first time...More

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Leah G, Manager at Paradise Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

goodmankylet, Thank you for your feedback! We are thrilled that you and your family had a great first time experience with CJ and Jared! We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The website does not provide all info I needed. You cannot book beach parasailing online. If you are staying at one of the hotels/resorts listed on their website, you will have to go down to the beach and look for a little shack to pay/sign...More

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Leah G, Manager at Paradise Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

L P, Thank you for your feedback. We are truly sorry that you feel that the website does not provide all the information that you need. The reason that you cannot book beach parasail online is that it is a first come first serve activity....More

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crsordz
7 July 2018|
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Response from mgarrettc | Reviewed this property |
Below is the information provided when I booked my parasailing trip: General Terms and Conditions for Paradise Watersports We have a 24hr, 100% non-refundable policy. IF you cancel within 24 hrs of your your reservation, or... More
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roxannecab
17 June 2018|
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Response from Leah G | Property representative |
The weight requirement will vary throughout the day based on the weather conditions.
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Mary R
15 May 2018|
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Response from Leah G | Property representative |
We offer Beach Side & Bay Side Parasail. Beach Parasail is $80 per person plus tax for 2 miles & $100 per person plus tax for 3 miles. Bay Parasail is $65 per person for 1 mile and $10 per person for each additional mile... More
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