We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Wildlife Watersports
Booking unavailable on TripAdvisor

Want other options you can book now?
All photos (108)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent92%
  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“craig cat”(16 reviews)
“paddle boards”(23 reviews)
“banana river”(25 reviews)
Wildlife Water Sports offers beach-themed setting located on a tranquil bay in Cocoa Beach's Thousand Islands, Wildlife Watersports is an ideal environment for beginner and advanced level paddlers to enjoy viewing the area's unique and abundant...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
129 Manatee Ln, Cocoa Beach, FL 32931-3303
+1 321-785-3244
Reviews (220)
Filter reviews
217 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews craig cat paddle boards banana river pontoon boat bioluminescence tour jet ski helpful service cool guys hour rental double kayak mangrove islands four hours great equipment cool experience two hours mullet fish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 217 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

An experience like no other, cool evening with a gentle breeze and star studded sky. We even saw a shooting star. We chose the craigcat ride and our tour guide Dave was informative and entertaining. The bioluminescence was beautiful, despite cooler temps.An experience we will...More

Thank Sally S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Angie greeted us and was friendly, and helped everyone gear up and find restroom and changing room. She showed us where the loaner coolers (fits maybe six drinks) and free ice was located. Ed was down by the water prepping the Kayaks. There is a...More

Thank julie s
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We rented kayaks, the induction for those who had not experienced them before was excellent. We hired them for a whole day, paddled around the shallow Banana River , spotting dolphins and lots of bird life, such a leisurely and enjoyable way of seeing nature...More

Thank Christopher G
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We have been here 3 times now and each time it has been great. First we rented a CobyCat (if you haven't heard of it, you've gotta try it so relaxing and chill. Great for going up and down the channels daydreaming as you look...More

Thank Dawn D
Reviewed 24 August 2018

Just a few notes to convey what an excellent experience my son and I had on Wednesday 22nd August when we booked a bioluminescence kayak tour. Our guide Ed was the best ! Very knowledgeable we both learnt a lot throughout the tour -a wealth...More

Thank Ronald J
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Have rented boats of varying sizes and paddle boards from this business for several years. Have also taken the bioluminescence tour, which may be great or poor depending on weather conditions. The equipment is always in good shape, the staff is friendly, and the prices...More

Thank LGDuMond
Reviewed 12 August 2018

My family and I were very pleased with the urn service Wildlife Watersports helped put together. They accommodated 7 family members, and were understanding of our 2-year-old's need to move around, plus drove the boat slowly to ease the elderly onboard. It was truly a...More

Thank Kraesly C
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

We have done the 2hr bioluminescence tour this monday August 6th and it was completely not what we expected. In short: The big issue on this trip was communication and organisation. Besides that we did not see much wildlife on a tour of three hours...More

Thank Menno_kolk
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

After going to multiple other kayak rental companies with a different trouble at each one, we came to WILDLIFE WATERSPORTS. They want out of their way to help us have a great time!! He gave us a great rate for our group, supplied us with...More

Thank Eliezer R
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Had an amazing time here with my family! First time on a paddle board and they do a great job helping you to learn! Cody and Brian did a great job getting us all set up for our trip out on the water! They even...More

Thank Becca M
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 31 nearby hotels
Econo Lodge
237 reviews
.22 km away
Courtyard Cocoa Beach Cape Canaveral
1 157 reviews
.42 km away
Hampton Inn Cocoa Beach/Cape Canaveral
2 217 reviews
.43 km away
Westgate Cocoa Beach Resort
15 reviews
.48 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 177 nearby restaurants
Florida's Fresh Grill
4 556 reviews
.55 km away
Beachside Grill & Deli
677 reviews
.86 km away
Long Doggers
454 reviews
.96 km away
Brano's Italian Grill
1 211 reviews
.48 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 122 nearby attractions
Lori Wilson Park
837 reviews
1.24 km away
Cocoa Beach
3 336 reviews
1.03 km away
The Dinosaur Store
398 reviews
.98 km away
Alan Shephard Beachfront Park
65 reviews
1.30 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
25 July 2018|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Donald S | Reviewed this property |
I'm pretty sure manatee are more common in the winter. Sorry.
Kim L
25 April 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Wildlife W | Property representative |
To rent the pontoon boat you must be at least 18 years old. If you are born after 1988 (around 29 years old as of now), you are required to have a boaters safety license from the state of FL or your home state. Children 6... More
15 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Wildlife W | Property representative |
Thanks for looking us up. While it is possible to see an alligator in the Banana River it is extremely rare and should be considered a special treat. Additionally any alligator that you might on the rare chance see will... More