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Paradise Island Charters

276 reviews
About Paradise Island Charters
Enjoy a day on the water while snorkeling on the spectacular reef of Key Largo in John Pennekamp State Park and the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary. Explore the natural underwater environment of the 3rd largest barrier reef in the world. We also offer eco tours and private charters.
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Key Largo, FL
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Snorkeling the Beautiful Reefs of Key Largo
US$45.00 per adult
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Reviewed 1 week ago

the trip was professional safe and incredible. The Captain and first mate were helpful and knowledgeable and incredible.

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Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was very nervous about snorkeling. The staff at Paradise prepared me for this amazing adventure. We were advised to take preventative non-drowsy sea sick medicine the day before. It was such great advice. The day of snorkeling it was a bit choppy and I...More

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Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Captain and crew were awesome .They were friendly from first contact and eager to give us the maximum about of time in the water on a beautiful but slightly cool day, and the had hot cocoa waiting as soon as you stepped back on...More

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Date of experience: February 2019
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owen_palmer, Manager at Paradise Island Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for coming out with us. We would love to have you onboard again.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was choppy today and windy, so they took us to a calmer area of the reef which was great. Saw a bunch of barracuda and a puffer fish! They had wet suits and snorkel gear for rent, and we were especially glad for the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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owen_palmer, Manager at Paradise Island Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the kind words!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Got the name of this company from our hotel who said they were great, and that was no lie. Friendly staff got us a reservation quickly, easy directions, clean facilities, boat ride was smooth and views were great. Everything as promised, sunscreen, snacks and an...More

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Date of experience: January 2019
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owen_palmer, Manager at Paradise Island Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

It was a pleasure having you onboard with us. Thank you.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Because Quiessence, with whom we were very satisfied in the past, did not offer a tour that day, I booked this tour because of the recommendations on Tripadvisor. An hour of snorkeling, gear, cookies, water, hot chocolate and a wetsuit were offered for around $...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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owen_palmer, Manager at Paradise Island Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are sorry that you had a less than excellent experience with us. We always strive to provide the best experience possible with the ocean conditions that we are given. However, there are some factors that are completely out of our control, such as weather...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Everything you want in a snorkeling trip and more. We called and booked based on Trip Advisor. 5 STARS. Two consecutive days of snorkeling and best of all two different locations guaranteed. WHAT MORE CAN YOU ASK FOR. Lori’s smile only gets bigger when she...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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owen_palmer, Manager at Paradise Island Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much! It was an absolute pleasure meeting you. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Worth every penny! Had an amazing time, super helpful to newbies and would recommend to anyone!! (Bring a towel)

Date of experience: January 2019
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owen_palmer, Manager at Paradise Island Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for coming out with us! We are so happy that you had a wonderful trip.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic experience. Booked two days of snorkeling and both days were excellent. The staff is very knowledgeable about where to go for the best snorkeling on any given day. Owen, Al, Captain Joe and Micah were fantastic. Can not thank them enough for our great...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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owen_palmer, Manager at Paradise Island Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It was our pleasure having you on board!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great snorkel trip today with this company. What did we love? The crew were awesome and the size of the boat (smaller and thus smaller group with more individual attention), plus how easy it was to book online. Very well run and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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owen_palmer, Manager at Paradise Island Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for coming out with us. We are so happy that you had a wonderful trip.

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jalowu
26 January 2019|
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Response from owen_palmer | Property representative |
Hello! All of our snorkel trips are 2 - 2.5 hours with at least an hour of snorkeling. We go to the Christ Statue on our morning trip (weather permitting). We have our noon and afternoon trips as captain's choice. That means... More
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GemmaLP
21 January 2019|
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Response from owen_palmer | Property representative |
We do not require snorkel vests to be worn. However, we do have snorkel vests and large pool noodles available on board to help with floatation if needed.
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Mercy M
4 January 2019|
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Response from owen_palmer | Property representative |
Yes, you do need to know how to swim in order to snorkel. We will be snorkeling in the ocean over 3 miles off the coast. There is the possibility of waves, current, and over variables that make it necessary to be a... More
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