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Island Boat Adventures

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224 Pinellas Bayway S, St. Petersburg, FL 33715
+1 727-871-2628
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Amazing Experience!

This boat experience is highly recommended. The captains were friendly, informative and friendly... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Jody W
Snorkle Dophin sighting

Very good service and experience. Very attentive staff. Loved John. The snorkling part of the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
kimrte
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We offer daily excursions to Egmont Key Island. Egmont Key is a magnificent island just a few miles off shore at the mouth of Tampa Bay, in the lovely Gulf of Mexico. Accessible only by boat. Egmont Key is the GEM of the Bay Area and a Florida State Park. It is not to be missed on your vacation. Egmont Key's history dates back to the 1800's during the Spanish / American War era. Call and book your trip today for a truly memorable vacation experience and a fantastic day of Adventure and Excitement you will not soon forget. Just a few of the sights you may experience on your journey are pods of wild Bottlenosed Dolphins playing in their natural habitat, or a huge manatee gracefully swimming along side of the boat, stingrays, rolling Tarpon, numerous native birds, Gopher Tortoises, the Egmont Key Lighthouse, the soldier cemetary, and the ruins of old Fort Dade. It is our goal to provide a fun, affordable, memorable vacation experience in a safe environment that the whole family can enjoy. Call today for reservations.
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224 Pinellas Bayway S, St. Petersburg, FL 33715
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This boat experience is highly recommended. The captains were friendly, informative and friendly. I was able to see dolphins, manatees and turtles. Definitely will be going back! Great for families, work trips, friends etc.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good service and experience. Very attentive staff. Loved John. The snorkling part of the adventure was just so so. Not much to see but Egg Island, sand dollars and dolphins were better than expected.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff was super nice! Our captains were funny and they made special accommodations since the wind and current was less than ideal. Safe, informative, and a blast! They stopped for us see dolphins and manatees. So far, this was a highlight of our vacation!...More

2  Thank Jaimie V
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very friendly staff. Last minute booking was confirmed with quick phone call. Follow up text message with very clear directions for parking and map of meet up location. I was eager for snorkeling, but the weather wasn’t cooperating. Captain still found a couple spots to...More

1  Thank kens176
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked this trip on a whim for a fun Monday afternoon activity and really had a great time! The boats dock location was easy for find and there was ample parking. Captains Vinnie and John were cordial and warmly welcomed everyone into the boat....More

2  Thank TurboKaren
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have gone in other trips and this trip was amassing. The guys made it so much cooler for my family and I. They were very friendly, knowledgeable and helpful. In our party we had my grandparents and they help us with them and we...More

2  Thank Alberto E
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked an afternoon trip with Island Boat Adventures for a girls' weekend at St. Pete Beach and I am so glad I did! Vinny and John did a great job making sure everyone was comfortable and had a good time. They explained the history...More

1  Thank Anna M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you captain Eric and Vinny for a fun night on the boat! They were fantastic fun guys. We danced the night away coasting through the bay.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just went the other day with my wife and 11 & 17 year old sons, and we had an amazing time, we found a hermit crab and sand dollars, saw some fish. Everything was included for $45 a person.. Will definitely visit again next vacation....More

1  Thank Angelo H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was great, the captains Vinnie and Eric were amazing!!! thanks for the amazing ride. For sure coming back

1  Thank Jenna M
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mpresgraves
24 March 2018|
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Response from charmed3ways |
The boat captains are very helpful with and for people. I am sure they would be able to get you aboard and make your trip as memorable as with those that snorkle. On one trip they helped a woman who did not swim in the water... More
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Carla M
10 March 2018|
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Response from Miles C | Reviewed this property |
They have free bottled water and soda. You should bring your own munchies.
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