Sunset cruise by pontoon boat at Central Florida water sports

Central Florida Watersports & Boat Rentals

Learn to water ski, tube with friends, rent a pontoon boat, or go paddle boarding at Central Florida Watersports & Boat Rentals. All these activities are done on Winter Haven's southern Chain of Lakes.

Get on the water with Central Florida Watersports & Boat Rentals, which is conveniently located near downtown and next to Tanners Lakeside Restaurant and Bar. They offers various types of boat rentals as well as tubing, waterski, wakeboarding, and sunset cruise experiences.

Tubing, Wakeboarding and More

Whether you want to go tubing for the first time, or you are ready for a wakeboard lesson, Central Florida Watersports will get you on the water. They offer various types of tow-sports on Winter Haven’s Chain of Lakes. Tubing is great fun for the whole family, and knee-boarding is easy to learn for all ages and abilities. If you are interested in a big adrenaline rush, then book a lesson and learn to waterski or wakeboard. Wakeboarding will be the most challenging lesson, but you can learn to do tricks and get in the air. To make your lessons worry proof, water skis, wakeboards, tubes, safety vests, handles and ropes are included in your hourly lesson rate.

Central Florida Watersports Rentals

Do you want to get on the Chain of Lakes without doing a lot of work? Plan to rent a boat and cruise around all day if you’d like. After a long day out on the water, pull right up to one of the many waterfront restaurants on the Chain of Lakes.

Pontoon Boats

Explore the Chain of Lakes on a spacious pontoon boat. Drive yourself, or hire a captain. Rental times range from 2-8 hours.

Speed Boats

Feed your need for speed on the water on one of Central Florida Watersports’ speed boats. Seating up to 6 people, enjoy 2-8 hours of cruising, fishing, or hanging out on the sandbar with your friends.


Paddle across the beautiful Chain of Lakes while enjoying a mild aerobic workout with Paddleboard Winter Haven.

Sunset Cruises

Catch a beautiful Central Florida sunset right on the Winter Haven Chain of Lakes with a tipsy sunset cruise. Captains will tour you around the lakes while enjoying drinks and a beautiful sunset.

To read more about rental availability or book an excursion, go to


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