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Captain Marvin's Watersports Ltd.

Turtle Cove Marina, 665, Providenciales
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Great and Safe ride with the Captain!

Last outing of our trip to Turks and Caicos! A couple of days ago we went on a snorkeling trip and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
adambJ8917OR
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Sedalia
Super fun!

First time to parasail, and we were glad we chose Capt Marvin's. They picked us up on the beach... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
tomcatxiv
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Prosper, TX
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We are TCI's premiere parasail operator. With over 200,000 safe flights flown since 1991, our skilled and professional crew are by far among the most experience in the business. This is our 21st year in business. As an Owner/operator Capt. Marvin Pratt has been flying since 1990,with 25 years experience.Our other captains all have over 10 years experience flying in various locations.We have (2) 1999 Premium Custom 28' USCG certified (12) passenger parasail boats and our third Parasail boat , a USCG certified (12) passenger 31' Ocean Pro by CWS Boats. Our boats are designed specifically for parasailing. Whether you are by yourself or a large group we are more than happy to take you to new heights.We also offer Banana Boat rides, Wake boarding, Waterskiing and Tubing. A TCI Owned and Operated Company, we are first in experience, first in safety, state of the art clean quality boats, friendly staff and family focused service.
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Reviewed yesterday

Last outing of our trip to Turks and Caicos! A couple of days ago we went on a snorkeling trip and I asked the Captain of that boat who he recommended for parasailing for my daughters. Without hesitation he said Captain Marvin. Safety and professionalism!...More

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Marvin P, Owner at Captain Marvin's Watersports Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you so much for coming out with us it was a pleasure to have you guys on the boat. So happy the girls enjoyed there parasailing experience . Hope you had a memorable vacation and we will see you next time. Thank you for...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

First time to parasail, and we were glad we chose Capt Marvin's. They picked us up on the beach right in front of our Grace Bay hotel and after a short briefing, we were up in the sail. The guys were very friendly, professional, and...More

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Marvin P, Owner at Captain Marvin's Watersports Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for coming out with us and for taking your time to let us know how we did your feedback means a lot to us. We are happy you enjoyed your ride and hope you have a great vacation Thanks again Capt...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Captain Marvin is a true professional. I am a little afraid of height but felt completely safe with Captain Marvin. I could see the other side of the island we were so far up but when we hit any rough air he controlled the boat...More

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Marvin P, Owner at Captain Marvin's Watersports Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for coming out with us. Glad you had a great time, I take great pride in what I do and thank you for noticing. Thank you for your feed back it really means a lot to us. Hope you enjoy the rest of...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Captain Marvin’s parasailing was a blast. Don’t do it if you’re easilly afraid of heights. My sister and brother went today and they said it is well worth the money. We thought that being at the resort and being “pestered” by off resort business was...More

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Marvin P, Owner at Captain Marvin's Watersports Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good morning. Thank you for coming out with us and glad your family had a great time also thank you for your feed back it is very important to us. Hope you enjoy the rest of your vacation here. Also the small create you saw...More

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Reviewed 30 April 2018

If you are considering parasailing, Captain Marvin is the best! He has over 19 years of experience and he is an expert at managing your parasailing experience! Marvin is a professional boatsman, and gracefully launched and landed us back onto the boat like a Boss!...More

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Marvin P, Owner at Captain Marvin's Watersports Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2018

Thank you for coming out with us it was a pleasure to have you on board. Glad you enjoyed your trip and thanks for the great feedback always good to hear how we did. Thanks again Capt Marvin and crew.

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Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

Was very nervous because we never parasailed before! This is the only guy I would ever let take us out! His boat is top notch and they explained everything to us so we wouldn’t be afraid. The worker even took my son since we couldn’t...More

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Marvin P, Owner at Captain Marvin's Watersports Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2018

Thank you so much for coming out with us it was a pleasure to have you on board. Glad we could be part of your special day and vacation memories. Hope to see you all again soon. Capt marvin and crew.

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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Captain Marvin and Robin picked us up on the beach of our hotel and we sped off into a fantastic experience! Confirmed over the phone a day prior and felt safe the whole ride! Took some good photos and made some great memories! Thank you...More

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Marvin P, Owner at Captain Marvin's Watersports Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Thank you so much for coming out with us and we are so glad we got to be apart of your memories while visiting my beautiful home. The pictures came out great. Thanks again and hope to see you both on your next visit Capt...More

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Reviewed 28 March 2018

I have flown with Marvin before because he's the safest and the best . But this was a special occasion me and my husband celebrate birthdays a week apart and he has never flown before. The experience was awesome it was a beautiful day and...More

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Marvin P, Owner at Captain Marvin's Watersports Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2018

It's always a pleasure to have the Brooks family out with us. I can't wait for you to come back so we can get some Ariel shots from Pennyelaine Studios. See you soon Capt Marvin and crew.

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Reviewed 27 March 2018

This was my second time parasailing with Captain Marvin.The first time was 2016 and it was great! This time I had some concerns because my 83 year old mother was determined to go parasailing! She walks with a walker and is very frail and fragile....More

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Marvin P, Owner at Captain Marvin's Watersports Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2018

Thank you so much for coming out with us , it's days like today that makes me remember why I love doing what I do. I'm so glad we could be apart of making moms trip memorable. It was a great pleasure to have you...More

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Reviewed 23 March 2018

There are a number of choices to parasail on Turks. We were very happy with Capt Marvin. He looks like he has been doing this a while. He is a seasoned captain. We felt safe and secure. He is not just a brand name but...More

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Marvin P, Owner at Captain Marvin's Watersports Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded 24 March 2018

Thank you so much for coming out with us. We are glad your family had a good time and we enjoyed having you spend time with us. Hope to see you again . Capt marvin and crew.

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JaneRhoades
2 March 2017|
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Response from Marvin P | Property representative |
Good morning, Thanks for your enquiry, What we offer is a boat take off and landing, however getting wet is optional. Capt. Marvin
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gregorypearson
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Response from jjgalusha58 | Reviewed this property |
Unless there is a cruise sponsored excursion I would not hold my breath since Grand Turks is pretty laid back, other than the cruise port. It is mostly a dive destination.
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