Kiteboarding, Jet Skiing, and Jet Ski Rentals on South Padre Island

If you are planning your next beach vacation, consider taking a trip to South Padre Island. The island is full of fun activities for your whole family with its miles of soft sand beaches and calm, warm waters.

You can spend your vacation laying out on the beach, soaking up the sun, and playing a friendly game of beach volleyball. If you are looking for more adventurous activities there are several jet ski South Padre Island shops on the island that rent all the equipment for water sports, including kiteboarding and jet skiing.

Coconuts Water Sports

Coconuts Water Sports offers jet ski rentals on South Padre Island. Take their Yamaha VX 110 Sport out on the water and ride the waves with 110 horsepower. You must be 18 years or older to ride the jet ski and each rental costs $70 for the half hour. You can add a passenger for $20. Your half hour rental includes life jackets and an orientation class on how to use the jet ski.

Coconuts Water Sports offers rentals out of their bar, Coconuts Bar & Grille, located at 2301 Laguna. Reservations for a jet ski must be made at least 24 hours in advance, however, reservations are not required. The rental desk is open daily from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.


Kiteboarding is another popular activity on South Padre Island. The island has developed a reputation as a location for kiteboarding because its warm temperatures and calm waters make for ideal kiteboarding conditions.

If you would like to try out kiteboarding, ProKite offers beginner through advanced lessons. Beginner lessons start at $80 a person. This lesson is for people who have never flown a kiteboarding kite before and teaches you the basics of how to handle these powerful kites.

If you already know how to kiteboard, they also offer guided sessions and supervised rides.

Planning Your Stay After Getting Jet Ski Rentals on South Padre

If you are looking for accommodations on South Padre Island, consider booking one of our vacation rentals. Our rentals range from one bedroom condos to four bedroom homes that can accommodate your whole family or group of friends. While amenities vary depending on which rental you choose, many of our homes are just steps away from the beach and have access to a private pool.

For more information on our vacation homes or to book a rental, please contact one of our rental specialists today. They will help you find the perfect home and can offer recommendations for restaurants and activities in the area.