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JW Marriott Marco Island Beach Resort

400 South Collier Boulevard · Marco Island, Florida 34145 USA

Beach & Recreation

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Resort Activities & Water Sports

How do you want to experience Marco Island? From quiet moments relaxing in a cabana at the beach to kayak and waverunner rentals or a sailing and shelling adventure along the coast, the JW Marriott Marco Island Beach Resort provides endless opportunities to relax, rejuvenate and enjoy life.



By Land

The JW Marriott Marco Island invites you to relax and enjoy the sunshine. How do you want to experience your time along the Gulf of Mexico?

Beach Chickee Hut Rentals (9a.m. - sunset)
Beach Umbrella Rentals

Nothing should come between you and a great day at the beach. For the ultimate in privacy and a break from the sun, our Beach Chickee Hut Rentals include the following:

  • Four cushioned chairs, five bottled waters, tropical fruit tray and Chickee Hut service attendant.

Reservations are required - contact our Personal Vacation Planning department at


For those who love to play tennis, the JW Marriott Marco Island Beach Resort has courts off property at Hammock Bay - easily accessible via our complimentary shuttle service. Please contact the Bell Stand to make arrangements for shuttle service.

Our 3 Har-Tru Courts are available from 8a.m. until Dusk

Professional Tennis Instruction

Private Lesson or Hitting Session
Private lessons are geared to those who want to elevate their game to the next level by working on technique and singles strategy. It's also a great opportunity for tennis players who are just learning the game.

Advanced Reservations Required, please contact the Concierge.

Court Rental Fee is $30 per 90 minutes. Racquets and balls are available for use during court reservation. Advance reservations are required. Smooth sole shoes only. Contact our Personal Vacation Planning department at for pricing.

Quinn's Pool-Side Cabanas (9 a.m. - 5 p.m.)

True luxury isn't simply spending a day in Marco Island, it's enjoying one of our Quinn's Poolside Cabanas. Reservations are required to enrich your day at the pool using one of six private pool-side cabana rentals which feature a private ambiance, two inside cabana lounge chairs, TV, telephone, fridge, ceiling fan, complimentary Wi-Fi access, four bottled waters and cabana concierge attendant.

For information or to book a reservation for any land or water activity, please contact our Personal Vacation Planning department at


Additional Information


JW Marriott Marco Island Beach Resort Recreation Guide (PDF)

Sailing & Shelling Information/Pricing (PDF)

Group Recreation Guide (PDF)

Everglades Excursions (PDF)

Marco Island Water Sports, Sailboat and Waverunner Rentals (PDF)

By Sea

The Gulf of Mexico is calling you to fun in the sun at the JW Marriott Marco Island Beach Resort. Come indulge your desire to dive right in with a variety of fun and exciting water activities, including waverunner rentals.

Sailing & Shelling Excursions

Set sail aboard one of our two spacious six-passenger catamarans as a USCG Captain escorts you on an unforgettable journey along the shimmering Gulf of Mexico. This is no ordinary excursion as dolphins, manatees and sea turtles routinely make appearances on your voyage to find some of the world's finest seashells. Along the way, your captain will regale you with fun tales and interesting information about the amazing ecosystem of Marco Island beach and Gulf of Mexico. These 2.5 hour daily expeditions leave directly from our beach at 9a.m., noon and 3p.m., weather permitting. Unlimited bottled water included and reservations are requested. Cancellations must be received 24 hours prior to departure or there will be a half price cancellation fee. Children must be at least five years old to enjoy this trip. Steps from your luxurious beach rental, discover the lure and lore of the sea.

Reservations are required - contact our Personal Vacation Planning department at

Waverunner Rentals

Sometimes the greatest luxury is just getting out on the water and soaking up the sunshine. Let us help you enrich that experience with the thrill of riding one of our Yamaha Waverunners in the beautiful Gulf of Mexico. Half and full-hour waverunner rentals are available for you to create your own Marco Island adventure.

Hourly rentals to ride in the Gulf

Ten Thousand Island Wave Runner Guided Excursions

Feel the sun on your shoulders and the wind in your hair as you explore the pristine backwaters of the Ten Thousand Islands on our unique 90-minute tour. Experience the native wildlife that resides in the mangrove forests while our expert tour guides highlight interesting facets about the nature and geography of the region. Our Yamaha waverunners are very stable, safe machines, which make navigating the backwaters a literal breeze, so even a novice can enjoy the tour in comfort and style.

  • Daily tours at 10 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.
  • Please check in a half-hour before departure

To drive on the tour solo or carry a passenger you must:

  • Be at least 27 years old with a valid driver's license.

To drive on the tour without a passenger you must:

  • Be 18 - 26 years old with a Boaters Safety Card and valid driver's license. Boat Safety tests take approximately 30 minutes and can be completed at the Marco Island Watersports Beach Hut daily.

Note - 16 and 17 year olds cannot drive solo on the tour under any circumstances.

Beach Rentals at the JW Marriott Marco Island Beach Resort:

  • Water Hammock
  • Paddle board
  • Sailboat 14-foot
  • Sailboat 16-foot
  • Single kayak
  • Double kayak

(No advance reservations)

  • Hobie sailboat lessons with an instructor


Set sail high above the pristine waters of the Gulf of Mexico and soar like an eagle. This truly spectacular experience will amaze and delight guests of all ages! Your exhilarating ride on the wind ends with a gradual descent and soft touch down right back on the boat. Take a camera along and treasure this experience of a lifetime at the JW Marriott Marco Island Beach Resort! From parasailing to kayak, sailboat and waverunner rentals, our beach resort offers endless recreation.

For departure times please contact our Personal Vacation Planning department at

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