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Red Boat Water Tours

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Captain Tony & Miss Jennifer Palesotti are owners & co-founders of Red Boat Water Tours, LLC, St Augustine's , providers of Dolphin Tours, Sunset Cruises, , Family Outings, Birthday Parties, Beach Cruises, Photo Cruises, Weddings and anything else...more
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260 Vilano Road, Vilano Fishing Pier. This is a pick up location ONLY, St. Augustine, FL 32084
+1 800-910-1085
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a lovely day on the water with Captain Tony. His first mate is super nice. The dolphins put on a good show. The narration was good. We recommend and we’re happy to find Groupon coupons.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Wolerj
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We picked up tickets from Groupon for a great price. The first scheduled boat ride was canceled due to weather. Jennifer was very accommodating and rescheduled us immediately. They really are fun people. Great tour guides. The kids loved it. We saw several dolphin on...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank mtdbassman
Reviewed yesterday

We had a beautiful spring night on Red Boat Tours with a golden sunset. The boat operators gave a narrated tour on the waterways and we had plenty of flying attractions on this night. Also saw a couple of dolphins in the area. Nice crew,...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Mark C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We so enjoyed our experience on the dolphin tour today. We had originally booked for Monday, but due to the weather the company cancelled that trip and suggested we book for today. Jennifer was cordial in greeting people on the boat. They worked with a...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 590garyn
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I cannot begin to say enough great things about our experience Saturday evening. Granted we did not have the best weather however that did not stop Jennifer from making sure we were all comfortable and warm with blankets provided on the boat. I don't think...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Nicole D
redboatwatertours, Owner at Red Boat Water Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you SO MUCH Nicole! It’s always a bit cooler on the water so I’m glad we had some blankets for you. It won’t be long and the heat will set in so we thank you for being such a trooper! We appreciate your business...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

My sister and I took the BYOB Sunset cruise on a chilly night in March. The boat did not have coverings on the side to block the (light) rain and wind, but they kept us comfortable with windbreakers and fleece blankets. I loved the history...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank MonicaH602
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Our sunset cruise couldn’t have been better! Saw a pod of dolphins, flocks of pelicans, sea gulls and pink spoonbills while enjoying a funny and informative history lesson listening to classic rock! 😁 Blankets and water provided and both Capt Tony and first mate Jennifer...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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redboatwatertours, Owner at Red Boat Water Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for this great review and for your business. Hope to see you again very soon. Captain Tony

Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I took this cruise on March 15th. We all enjoyed ourselves so much. It was probably the highlight of my trip. It was my 3 kids, my parents and myself. We got to see a few dolphins for quite awhile! They kept...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank justjill1223
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in St. Augustine for a couple of days this week and decided to take a tour with Capt. Tony and Jennifer. The pontoon boat is comfortable and well-maintained. Capt. Tony gave a full safety briefing before we set out which is always a...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank TaraIndialantic
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great boat trip on a perfectly fantastic day! Capt. Tony was able to find dolphins at several locations. Jennifer was teriffic! She was very attentive to her customers and made sure everyone was enjoying the dolphin viewing. Tony offered some very interesting history...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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29 January 2019|
Response from redboatwatertours | Property representative |
Typically during the summer months we will run our dolphin tours starting in the mornings around 10:00 and after. Thank you for your interest!
Heather S
29 March 2018|
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Response from landyachty | Reviewed this property |
go to their website and get 50 per cent off. don't forget to tip the crew.
Derek A
10 December 2017|
Response from redboatwatertours | Property representative |
I'm sorry, but we can't allow dogs on the boat, unless they are registered service dogs. Thank you Captain Tony