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Ocean City Parasail

232 Bay Ave, Ocean City, NJ 08226-4124
+1 609-399-3559
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The only way to fly

Third year running with Joel made the little ones feel safe and expertly piloted his craft through... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Michael C
Garden City Park, New York
via mobile
first time parasailing

The boat staff was great! especially when my son got a little nervous, but wanted to be cool. They... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
East Greenbush, New York
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Time to Parasail! Come fly 500ft above sea level and enjoy the beautiful beaches and views of Ocean City, New Jersey....America's Greatest Family Resort! Ocean City Parasail is located at 232 Bay Avenue. Ocean City Parasail has been flying high in OC for 17 years! We have two 12 passengers USCG Certified Boats and USCG Certified Captains with over 23 years of experience! Visit us for the "Flight of Your Life"!!!!
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232 Bay Ave, Ocean City, NJ 08226-4124
+1 609-399-3559
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Third year running with Joel made the little ones feel safe and expertly piloted his craft through a choppy channel today always a great time

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 1 week ago

The boat staff was great! especially when my son got a little nervous, but wanted to be cool. They were great!

Thank ereiss2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went parasailing agagin yesterday with OC Parasail and they never disappoint! It's a fantastic experience to fly above the water, taking in a spectacular view of Ocean City. The skis were clear so we could see all the way from Atlantic City to Sea...More

1  Thank Katypk2013
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

These guys know what they're doing. Friendly crew, well-prepared, excellent and very memorable photos. The boat is comfortable, but it's definitely a bumpy ride getting out in the ocean, so be prepared for that. Air time is sufficient, even with a full boat. Plus the...More

1  Thank Michael C
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Great fun, relaxing, great views, and sighting a ray swimming under the surface from 200 feet is a special moment.

Reviewed 3 July 2017

I'm so glad I did this! This is one of the best ideas I've ever had for something new to try. The staff was great, the price was reasonable, and the experience was unbeatable. I really hope I get an opportunity to do this again...More

3  Thank Jared H
Reviewed 16 June 2017

We had two people who did the actual parasailing, and two observers in our group. The captain and mate were friendly, helpful, funny, and accommodating, making sure that everyone had a great time. There were some young children on the boat who were a little...More

2  Thank MamaPhD
Reviewed 15 June 2017

My friend and I went on a girls weekend getaway to atlantic city, Ocean City Parasail had some really good reviews and some great coupons online for booking early. The captain, Joel and his mate "turtle" were absolutely amazing. Our first time parasailing was made...More

1  Thank mwelch121
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

My niece talked me into going and I'm so happy I did! We went on a Sat. at 11am. The Capt. and Mate were very cool, fun, professional and safe! They had Ozzy's Boneyard Radio blasting the entire time...excellent choice for the boat ride out...More

Thank sbottaro
Reviewed 21 September 2016

A good first experience for my 16 yr old and her 2 friends. All three kids were able to go parasailing together on the same 'hitch' up in the air. They had a great time and would definitely do it again. they ran the kids...More

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Elaine K
20 June 2015|
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Response from ocshaffer | Reviewed this property |
I think it was around $70 per person, but there are coupons on their website which I can't post due to Tripadvisor policy. It is a family run business and I get the feeling they may give a discount because of your group... More