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Parrot Eyes Watersports

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5801 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7635
+1 956-761-9457
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Parasailing and injured my toes and all I got was an "Ouch" from the staff

My daughter and I were in town in mid September and booked parasailing at noon. The shuttle boat... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Denver, Colorado
12 Years & Counting!!

The first time I took my son Zach fishing with Captain Mark, he was 4 yrs old! We have fished with... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
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Parrot Eyes Fishing Charters is based out of Parrot Eyes Restaurant-Bar & Water Sports. We offer a variety of water sport activities along with a full service bar and a waterfront restaurant. The restaurant has both indoor seating as well as seating on our outdoor patio that overlooks the Parrot Eyes Marina & Boat Ramp along with a perfect view of the fishing enthusiasts as they come in with their daily catch.
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  • Very good14%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“captain mark” (25 reviews)
“jet ski” (13 reviews)
“trout” (10 reviews)
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Hours Today: 05:00 - 21:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
5801 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-7635
+1 956-761-9457
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My daughter and I were in town in mid September and booked parasailing at noon. The shuttle boat ride and watching others parasail went great. Then it was my daughter and my turn. We went tandem. As we launched into the air my bare toes...More

Thank vailmd00
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

The first time I took my son Zach fishing with Captain Mark, he was 4 yrs old! We have fished with him every year since and he is about to turn 16! Bottom line, Mark is the BEST!! We have had all of our kids...More

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Reviewed 5 August 2017

We took the jet ski tour. It was just us (two jet skis with an adult and a tween on each) and a guide. Parts were rather slow as we toured the houses on the coast and canals, but other part were riding fast across...More

Thank Houston_Thankful
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Capt. Mark was very friendly and very knowledgeable of the area. We had a four person trip. Me and my son have been fishing many times and I took my wife and 14 year old daughter out fishing for their first time. Mark was very-very...More

1  Thank jjelectricabilene
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Took my two kids parasailing and loved every minute of it from the shuttle boat to the platform through our ride. The three of us ended up flying in two tandems over two days. My daughter and I went day one and the Captain was...More

Thank Kristin H
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Jackson was a great jet ski driver. He pulled our whole family on the big banana and whoa...so fun! He accommodated our needs for safe and adventurous!

Thank Cristi A
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Big thanks to our jet ski tour guide. Eli was outstanding. Couldn't have asked for more. We saw dolphins, toured the area, went out past the jetties. The home base crew was nice as well. Well worth the money and time. Will do it again....More

Thank TexEire
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

My niece and I decided to go fishing while in SPI. We have never done a charter and we were not disappointed. James took us to our first spot and we hit our limit of trout within an hour or two! Apparently this was also...More

Thank bmart01
myparroteyes, Owner at Parrot Eyes Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Thank you for the nice review! Yes James is one the better guides around and is patient with his customers. Glad you enjoyed your visit to Parrot Eyes and hope to see you again soon. Capt. Ron

Reviewed 7 July 2017

First, I just want to say that we had a great time jet skiing!! Also, all of the staff were helpful and nice. We were supposed to go out on the jet skis at 1pm, however, we sat in the sweltering heat (and life vests)...More

Thank englishteacherabg
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

So I booked parasailing for me and my daughter. We had a appointment for 12pm and didn't leave the dock until 130pm because they had mechanical issues with the boat. Just sharing this for ppl to know but the crew was super nice. He took...More

Thank Ashley J
myparroteyes, Owner at Parrot Eyes Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017

Glad you enjoyed your Parasail ride and sorry for the long wait. We usually are right on schedule but that day our transmission went out on one of the Parasail boats and we had to change the starter on our other Parasail boat. If you...More

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5 July 2017|
Response from myparroteyes | Property representative |
Jet ski is $75 for 30 minutes. Book on line at our home page. When you come in to ride ask Capt. Ron if you can have 10 extra minutes free! Tell him you saw us on Trip Advisor!!
Monique L
5 June 2017|
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Response from myparroteyes | Property representative |
Sorry, just saw your question. Price for Parasailing is $80 per person. You can book on-line at our website.