Destin Pontoon Boat Rental with Gilligan's Watersports

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June 2024
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Be your own captain aboard your very own pontoon boat. Gilligan's Watersports is your destination for boating with the best equipment! Each boat can hold up to 12 passengers. Visit the world famous Crab Island, or even try your luck at inland fishing in one of our popular bayous!


Please bring with you the provided confirmation number (located on the voucher e-mailed to you after online purchase) and a valid drivers license for verification. Gilligan's Watersports is located at 530 Harbor Boulevard E, Destin, FL 32541. Please me mindful of traffic and travel times from your location to ours. The amount of time it would take you to get to our location in the morning is not the same amount of time it would take midday or in the afternoon. Please monitor your GPS and travel time wisely, as your time starts at the scheduled departure time.

Duration of Activity
4 or 8 Hrs.

● Fuel
● Life vests & safety equipment (Children sizes available)
● Operating & safety orientation
● Swim Ladder

● Boater's Test (Required if born on or after January 1, 1988)
● Coolers & Ice
● Gratuity (optional)
● Bluetooth speaker

● Boats cannot be used as a shuttle.
● Those born on or after January 1, 1988 can operate the boat, but are required to take a Florida Boater's Test. These test are available online and sent via email/text post booking.
● The person signing the rental agreement must be at LEAST 18 years old, have a valid photo ID & credit card.
● Pontoon boats cannot go into the East Pass ( By the Rocks) or the Gulf of Mexico.
● Glass bottles or items are strictly prohibited on the boat. Glass on the boat is against Florida Law and carries up to a Thousand dollar fine and the same applies to attempting to swim with the Dolphins.
● Grills are not allowed on the boats

Additional Information
● Customers are recommended to bring a Bluetooth speaker, towels, coolers with food & drinks, suntan lotion, water toys, and sunglasses.
● If you have any kids under 6 years old or 90 pounds or less, we have complimentary usage of life jackets for them as well.
● All boats are furnished with U.S. Coast Guard approved Life jackets for everyone & any other required safety equipment.
● If you don't know the waterways, a map of the waterway to help guide you through your trip is provided.
● If the weather is unfavorable for boating, the trip will be rescheduled for another time or day.
● If you do not bring the boat back within the time frame designated, a $50 charge for every 15 minutes late will be applied and payable directly to the vendor. Your Departure time starts at the time you reserved for and not the time you depart the dock

Free parking is available at our location for Customers only and is first come first serve. Limited space is available on high volume days so it is recommended to take one vehicle for your party if possible. Over-Flow Parking is available in the grassy area across the street in between The Red Onion Restaurant and a Restaurant Building with a Reddish roof that is currently unoccupied (If you have to park across the street you may pull into our location and drop off all of your coolers and items for the day before parking).




+1 (850) 650-9000

Gilligan's Watersports Parasailing, Pontoon Boats & Guided WaveRunner Dolphin Tours

530 Harbor Blvd, Destin, FL 32541, USA

All prices are in US dollars

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