Everything You Need To Know for Your Jet Ski Rental | Orlando FL


Everything About Your Jet Ski Rental | Orlando FL

What do you do after you’ve visited the world’s favorite mouse in the Sunshine State? Hit the beach, of course! We’re not talking about throwing your towel down on the sand and soaking up the sun. No, it’s time to hit the waves in style when you’re on vacation or looking for a weekend getaway. We’re talking about find a jet ski rental, Orlando FL!

Located a short distance from the theme parks in Central Florida, you’ll find the places where the locals go to ride the waves the best way possible – jet skiing with dolphins, manatees, and pelicans. Cocoa Beach is the favorite stop for thousands visiting Orlando every season (and that doesn’t even count the folks staying beachside for vacation).

Whether you’re a seasoned water sports enthusiast or this is your first ride, in today’s post, we’re sharing what you need to know about your jet ski rental in Orlando, FL. It’s the way to go if you’re looking to experience one of Florida’s most popular recreational activities in the most beautiful spot around.

Come on in, the water’s fine!

What You Need Before Renting Your Jet Ski

Did you know that in Florida, you need a boater safety license to rent and ride boats and jet skis? For many watersport veterans, this isn’t a problem. However, if you’re from out-of-state, don’t have a boater safety license, and/or were born after Jan 1, 1988, then you’ll need to get a temporary boater safety license. Don’t worry, it’s super easy and cheap!

life jackeet for jet ski rental orlando flMost places also have age restrictions that you need to know about to rent beforehand. In Cocoa Beach, you must be at least 18 years old to rent and operate a jet ski. However, adults can add minors as additional riders for most locations. At Wildlife Watersports, we require young thrill-seekers to be at least 6 years old to ride a jet ski rental!

Make sure you ask your jet ski rental location about what to bring ahead of time – your temporary boaters safety license, driver’s license, and a form of payment are needed for renting a jet ski tour from anywhere on the Space Coast.

Best Places to Jet Ski When You Visit Orlando

Dolphins in the WildEven if you live in Orlando or vacation here every year, you may never have visited Florida’s Banana River. Why not book a guided jet ski tour of this scenic waterway? It’s one of the best places to visit on the Space Coast.

You could see stingrays, manatees, and other marine critters most people only encounter at aquariums. Our unique ecosystem showcases exotic, endangered, and unusual wildlife. And you can see it all while racing across the water with the wind in your hair.

A guided tour offers a unique experience. You’ll enjoy supervised instruction, which means plenty of opportunities to master your watercraft while riding at your own pace. Our guides share tips on jet skiing and know the best places to see a dolphin or two.

Jet ski tours make a fantastic adventure for friends or families. You can ride single if you meet age requirements (18 years old) or pair up with an older rider if you’re not quite old enough to take the wheel yourself.

If you’re looking for an open water adventure where you can ride the waves at your own pace, make sure you fit a jet ski tour into your vacation plans for Orlando FL!

Booking Your Jet Ski Rental | Orlando FL

Booking a jet ski rental is not something you should do spur of the moment (although, Wildlife Watersports still has walk-ins available some days). Jet skis are, understandably, one of the most popular things to do on the water, no matter where you go. So, we always recommend booking your jet ski rental a few days ahead of time to secure your ride.

You can enjoy watersports here in Florida every day of the week. There’s never a wrong time to hit the waves! Booking your jet ski adventure takes just a few minutes, and then all you have to do is show up ready for fun .Here at Wildlife Watersports, we specialize in helping people make memories that last a lifetime, and you’re certain to do that on a jet ski! It’s the best way to tour the Banana River Lagoon and see all the amazing aquatic wildlife in one sunny spot.

Contact us today for help booking your jet ski rental in Orlando, FL, and get ready to hit the waves with Wildlife Watersports! Not sure if a jet ski rental is right for you? Try one of our other boat or kayak rentals!

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The undersigned, as "RENTER" in consideration for the use of the rental equipment identified herein ("rental equipment") and other good and valuable consideration, the receipt of which is hereby acknowledged, voluntarily and knowingly executes this Release and Indemnification Agreement ("Agreement") with the express intention of effecting a complete and total release and indemnification of Wild Life Watersports LLC. (including its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, relatives, agents, servants, employees and assigns), as "COMPANY" as well as effecting other covenants and warranties as follows:

1. Warranties and Acknowledgment. RENTER, as inducement to COMPANY to enter into this Agreement, expressly makes the following warranties and acknowledgments and states that:
a. RENTER has conducted a visual and physical inspection of the rental equipment and has determined that it is in good and safe working condition.
b. If RENTER is executing this release on behalf of any minor children, that RENTER is the parent of guardian of the minor(s) with full authority to supervise the child(ren) and bind them to this Agreement.
c. RENTER, and if applicable, RENTER'S child(ren), is/are familiar with the proper usage and operation of the rental equipment and/or has requested instructions from COMPANY as to the rental equipment's proper usage if RENTER or RENTER'S child(ren) is/are unsure as to the rental equipment's proper usage and operation. RENTER expressly concedes that removal of the rental equipment from COMPANY'S immediate custody and control constitutes an acknowledgement that RENTER, and if applicable, RENTER'S child(ren), have either received full and adequate instruction on the rental equipment's use from COMPANY or waived receipt of these instructions.
d. RENTER fully understand and acknowledges that there exists certain inherent dangers and risks of damage or serious bodily injury, including death, associated with the use and operation of the rental equipment, notwithstanding the exercise of due care. RENTER further represents and warrants that RENTER, and if applicable, RENTER'S child(ren) are in good health, and that RENTER knows of no physical illnesses or limitations preventing RENTER, and if applicable, RENTER'S child(ren) from using the rental equipment in a safe manner, with due care, and only for its intended proper use and purpose; and
e. In light of these acknowledgments, RENTER fully understands, acknowledges and agrees that all children using any child passenger apparatus or equipment in conjunction with the use of any rental equipment shall be required to wear a child safety helmet and/or child safety flotation vest. RENTER further understands, acknowledges and agrees that RENTER has the sole obligation and responsibility to supervise his or her child(ren) in the usage of the rental equipment.
f. RENTER agrees to wear personal flotation device at all times whether or not it is required by law.

2. Covenants. RENTER, as further inducement to COMPANY to enter into this Agreement, expressly agrees and covenants that RENTER, and if applicable, RENTER'S child(ren), shall be the only person/people allowed to use and operate the rental equipment and that RENTER, and if applicable, RENTER'S child(ren) shall use the rental equipment safely, with due care, and only for its intended and proper use and purpose.

3. Release, Indemnification and Waiver. RENTER, as further inducement to COMPANY to enter into the Agreement, expressly agrees that:
a. RENTER, with the intention of binding himself or herself, legal representatives, heirs, assigns, as well as any minor child upon whose behalf RENTER signs this Agreement, their legal representatives, their heirs and their assigns, hereby expressly, knowingly and voluntarily releases and discharges COMPANY from all claims or demands of injury, loss or damage of any kind, whether in contract or tort, law or equity, fixed or unfixed, matured or unmatured, liquidated or unliquidated, arising out of this Agreement, including but not limited to the use of rental equipment or child passenger apparatus. RENTER herby expressly, knowingly and voluntarily agrees that this release shall be applicable and binding if RENTER, or if applicable, RENTER'S child(ren) 􀁾uffers injury, loss or damage resulting from COMPANY'S NEGLIGENCE OR FAULT. RENTER further agrees that RENTER is barred, on his or her own behalf and on behalf of those claiming through or under RENTER, from bringing any claim or demand against COMPANY for any injury, loss or damage referenced in this paragraph;
b. RENTER further expressly agrees to assume and bear full responsibility for all injury, loss or damage arising out of RENTER'S, and if applicable, RENTER'S child(ren)'s use of the rental equipment, including but not limited to the use of any child passenger apparatus or equipment. RENTER hereby expressly, knowingly and voluntarily agrees to indemnify and hold COMPANY harmless for any and all liability for such injury, loss or damage REGARDLESS of whether the injury, loss or damage results from COMPANY'S NEGLIGENCE OR FAULT.
c. RENTER further expressly agrees to assume and bear full and total responsibility for all damage to or loss of the rental equipment and agrees to fully indemnify COMPANY for any and all costs and expenses incurred by COMPANY for repairing or replacing the rental equipment, child passenger apparatus or other equipment which may become damaged or lost during the RENTER'S, or if applicable, the RENTER'S child(ren)'s possession of said equipment, except for normal wear and tear to the rental equipment or child passenger apparatus.
d. RENTER further expressly agrees that his Agreement is intended to be as broad and inclusive as permitted buy the law of the State of Florida, and that if any portion of this Agreement is held invalid, that the remaining portions shall, notwithstanding, continue in full legal force and effect. The venue for any action arising out of this Agreement shall only be in the Circuit or County Courts of Brevard County, Florida; and
e. RENTER further expressly agrees and acknowledges that RENTER has carefully read this Agreement, knows of its contents and understands it.

4. Attorneys' Fees and Costs. RENTER agrees to reimburse COMPANY for all costs, expenses and reasonably attorneys' fees incurred by COMPANY for prosecuting or defending any legal actions or claims arising from this Agreement, including through all appeals.

5. Further Acknowledgment. RENTER fully understands that failure to return the COMPANY'S rental property or equipment upon expiration of the rental period and failure to pay all amounts due (including costs for damages to the property or equipment) are evidence of abandonment or refusal to redeliver the property, punishable in accordance with section 812.155, Florida Statutes.


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