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Boat and Jetski Rental Regulations/ Requirements

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Requirements and Regulations for pontoon boat rentals and jetski rentals? We want everyone to have fun on the water when renting watersports in Ocean City, MD but to keep you safe there are specific regulations and requirements we must follow for each watersport activity.  Whether you are renting a pontoon boat or renting a jetski,…

The Best Time of Day to Rent a Pontoon Boat in Ocean City, MD

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When is the BEST time of day to rent a pontoon boat in Ocean City, MD? Our opinion is anytime but there are advantages of renting during the morning, afternoon or evening hours. It depends on what you and your family/friends are looking to get out of the rental. If you are looking to go…

Life Jacket Safety Tips to keep you safe on the water!

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Boating lesson 101: wear your life jacket! Boating season is upon us and being safe on the water is of utmost importance. The number one must have for boating safely is your life jacket(s). Even if you have years of experience or you are a strong swimmer, or if you have already have expereince with…

Celebrate in Ocean City, MD at Odyssea Watersports

Are you coming to Ocean City, MD to celebrate a special day? Maybe it’s your Birthday, July 4th, Bachelor/Bacherlotlle party. Whatever you may be celebrating, know that Odyssea Watersports located in Ocean City, MD has you covered when it comes to watersport rentals. Let’s be honest, what better way to celebrate your special occasion than…

Bad weather policy for watersports in Ocean City, Md

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What happens if there is bad weather on the day of  your reservation?  It’s vacation time and we do not want you to stress about the weather. You have enough going on and things to think about when it comes to a fun family vacation in Ocean City, Md. We are a family business and…

New Boating Regulation for 2021

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ATTENTION! Owners of boats less than 26′ in length and those of you planning to rent a boat this summer need to be aware of a new U.S. Coast Guard regulation that may affect you! We want to make you aware of the new regulation prior to the start of boating season so that you…

Tips for Boating With Dogs

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Can we bring our dogs with us during our boat rental? The short answer, ABSOLUTELY! We are a dog family-friendly business and feel dogs should be able to enjoy their time with family on the water as well. Our own dogs even come to work with us some days! Bringing your dog(s) on a pontoon…

How much experience do I need for Ocean City watersports?

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You may be surprised by the answer but you actually do not need any experience. “How much experience do I need to go jet skiing?”, is one of the most asked questions we hear, and for good reason. When you are trying a new activity like jetskiing, you would assume having experience would be needed…