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Balboa Water Sports

702 E Balboa Blvd, Newport Beach, CA 92661-1306
+1 949-723-5387
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10 out of 10!!! Best place ever and so much fun! We had never drove before and it's awsome! Good... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2016
Uddevalla, Sweden
via mobile
Refreshingly honest! Excellent service and very trustworthy.

Staying in Bel Air you think you'd think you'd have no end of options for jet skiing with the... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2016
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Balboa Water Sports is the most convenient and thrilling place to rent Jet Skis in Newport Beach, CA. We provide the highest quality equipment with a fleet of Sea Doo GTIs that are launched directly from our dock. Rental includes fuel, the necessary equipment, safety instructions, and a tutorial catered to individual needs. Guided rides are also available in the morning Friday thru Sunday. This thrilling water journey allows you to explore a part of the California coastline not often traveled by most. The knowledgeable guide will point out landmarks, answer any questions, and offer comfort to those not familiar with the ocean.
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3 Aug 2016
16 Apr 2016
“Refreshingly honest! Excellent service and very trustworthy.”
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
702 E Balboa Blvd, Newport Beach, CA 92661-1306
+1 949-723-5387

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Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

10 out of 10!!! Best place ever and so much fun! We had never drove before and it's awsome! Good price and friendly staff! Just dropped in and worked everything out👍🏻

Thank ason74
Reviewed 17 April 2016

Staying in Bel Air you think you'd think you'd have no end of options for jet skiing with the abundance of beaches near by, Venice, Long Beach, Malibu and Santa Monica to name a few! To our astonishment there was literally only one, MDR!!!! Read...More

1  Thank DBateman1980
Reviewed 8 December 2015

Pros: - Great service, great quality jet skis - Loved their location in a great area to walk around after your jet ski adventure - Were able to get close to seals, but did not see any dolphins Cons: - long 20 minute slow jet...More

1  Thank WA2DC
Reviewed 11 September 2015

We rented 2 jet skis. They had our reservation on arrival, got us signed up for the waivers, we picked out our lifejackets, instructions were brief, yet thorough, made sure we understood how to operate the equipment, then off we went. For a one hour...More

Thank lightofpamj
Reviewed 19 August 2015 via mobile

I have rented an electrical boat (duffy) for an hour around the harbor. Very good experience to go around the island with fresh and cool air. Boat is slow like around 5 mph, and best time to go is about two hours before sunset. Highly...More

Thank Salah A
Reviewed 23 July 2014

Our first visit was last year. We had only been riding for about an hour when the fog started to come in. Our guide said unfortunately, he had to cut our trip short. They told us to come back anytime for another tour. We didn't...More

1  Thank Dennis K
Reviewed 22 August 2013

If you're thinking of jetskiing or paddle boarding Balboa Water Sports is a NOT TO BE MISSED place. Last year we visited and again this past week. The owner is fantastic and always goes above and beyond in making your time out there special. I...More

2  Thank Kris M
Reviewed 11 August 2013

As jet ski rentals are 125/hour, I jumped on the opportunity to purchase a 2 hour Groupon for $130- a fantastic deal. The staff (Kelly) was very very helpful in getting me in/rescheduling as I travel very frequently. The two hour rental was actually 2.5...More

2  Thank SMDoc1
Reviewed 24 June 2013

I rented a jet ski and the people were very courteous and made sure I knew everything I needed to about the jet ski and the area to ensure I was safe on the water. The experience was breathtaking. Highly recommended!!!

Thank crickett35
Reviewed 22 June 2013

We bought a groupon for paddle-boarding. My mom was very hesitant due to cold water and her balance, however both proved to be non-issues. These boards are SUPER balanced. (You would purposely have to try to fall off one of them). With that being said,...More

Thank lnpeter2
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