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The Best Four Hours of Your Life

We had the best time on our Sandbar trip! Relaxing boat ride with entertaining Captains (and so... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Jackie Y
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Columbus, Ohio
Great Rental Experience

We went with 9 friends and family to rent a pontoon boat at the marina. Sarah and Bianca were great... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Kevin H
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Siesta Key Marina has been serving Sarasota boaters and fishermen since 1961. For more than a half century our marina has been a staple in the Sarasota boating community and a prime spot for boaters and fisherman on siesta key. When you drive over...more
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had the best time on our Sandbar trip! Relaxing boat ride with entertaining Captains (and so knowledgable of the Siesta Key!!) out to the Sandbar. Completely set up everything you could want - great snorkeling equipment, volleyball, paddle boards (and free lessons on how...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went with 9 friends and family to rent a pontoon boat at the marina. Sarah and Bianca were great to deal with and our boat couldn't have been nicer. There was plenty of room for all of us, plus coolers and beach chairs. The...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Matt and Kevin were great. Boat was fantastic and so was Sand Dollar Island. Had a great time. We will be back. Thanks Kristi F

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great day trip to the sandbar. Great big boat with plenty of shade. Very friendly boat operators. They had coolers of cold water, stand up paddleboards, beach games, snorkel gear, even fresh warm water to rinse off. It was the highlight of...More

Thank Debbie R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Captain Matt and First Mate Kevin provided a great trip in which we saw dolphins, visited an island with some great shells and saw a fantastic sunset!!! The trip included beverages for all ages! I highly recommend and will definitely be back next year!!! Many,...More

Thank George M
tammy D, Public Relations Manager at Siesta Key Marina, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank You George for the Positive Review and Great Feedback! We are So Glad You Enjoyed and Look forward to you Coming back Next Year! Team SK Marina / FunBoat Tours

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We really enjoyed the sunset cruise and the great hosts. Beautiful views and a fun ride to the sandbar - where you'll definitely enjoy a fantastic sunset. The only bummer for us was just how many people were on the boat - it was extremely...More

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tammy D, Public Relations Manager at Siesta Key Marina, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the Positive Review and we are so Glad You Enjoyed!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We rented a pontoon boat for a morning half day pontoon boat rental. We are a family of eight adults and two young children and being from overseas hav no Florida boating experience. None of the above was a problem we could rent a pontoon...More

Thank John W
tammy D, Public Relations Manager at Siesta Key Marina, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you John for the Positive Review and Great Feedback! We are So Happy to Hear you Had a great experience and loved your Captain! Look forward to you renting from Us Again on Your next Vacation to Siest Key! Team SK Marina

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had out of town visitors, and decided to take them on a half-day pontoon boat ride around Sarasota. Boat was clean and ready to go when we arrived, staff were helpful and after filling out a few forms, off we went. This is not...More

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tammy D, Public Relations Manager at Siesta Key Marina, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank You Edward for the Positive Review and Great Feedback! We are so Glad You Enjoyed and Had a great time! Team SK Marina

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome time!!! Captain Andy and Kevin made the cruise totally amazing they where very friendly and fun to be around. My kids and I had a wonderful time will definitely come back again to do a cruise. Highly recommend.

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tammy D, Public Relations Manager at Siesta Key Marina, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank You Faye for the Positive Review. We are So Glad You Enjoyed and Look Forward to seeing you again in the future! Team SK Marina / Fun Boat Tours

Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

The captain and staff were all lovely and very entertaining but for $60 per per person for this trip?! Really not worth it. 15 minute boat ride to the sand bar, paddle board and snorkel stuff provided (barley anything to see snorkeling, no reefs etc)...More

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tammy D, Public Relations Manager at Siesta Key Marina, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi Harry, We Apologize that you felt the price was not fair for this Amazing Boat Ride through the Intracoastal Waterway to the Beuatiful Sand Dollar Island which is about a 45 min boat ride each way on this Excursion. We embark on the Sandbar...More

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MrsJGillam
13 January 2018|
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Response from Dcwirn | Reviewed this property |
No age restrictions. Staff is most helpful
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ROP17
23 September 2017|
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Response from Kristin B | Property representative |
Hello there, we apologize for any confusion. Our accounts payable person is only in certain days of the week. If you would like to call today and refer to trip advisor, we can take your information.
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Operatica
25 May 2017|
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Response from Kristin B | Property representative |
We offer a Sandbar Tour that offers both snorkeling AND paddle boarding off of one of our areas most beautiful sandbars.
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