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Was kind of intimidating for the faint of heart but the guys that operate the taxis really know... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
NotMonica
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Baltimore, Maryland
Fun activity

Water transportation between downtown and Paradise Island, reasonably priced and less expensive... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
john a
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Broomall, Pennsylvania
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good33%
  • Average26%
  • Poor9%
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“round trip” (23 reviews)
“paradise island” (121 reviews)
“tour guide” (32 reviews)
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Nassau, New Providence Island
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Was kind of intimidating for the faint of heart but the guys that operate the taxis really know what they're doing.

Thank NotMonica
Reviewed 4 days ago

Water transportation between downtown and Paradise Island, reasonably priced and less expensive than a standard taxi

Thank john a
Reviewed 5 days ago

Unfortunately there is no dismal score to select. Here is my experience. INTIMIDATION/PRESSURE SELLING Asked the attendant on the pier what time boat would be leaving only to be told 20 mins. Having read previous TripAdvisor's comments I asked the man to confirm the time....More

Thank pavije
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So here's the deal - after you lurk around under the bridge on the Paradise Island side - you get to a shabby dock area. We arrived at their advertised opening time. They SAY they run every 30 minutes but the truth is - once...More

1  Thank paju1452
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The water taxi service is nice, but watch out for local scammers! One of those scumbags, wearing a cruise terminal ID no less, tried to sell us on a "glass bottom boat tour" but took us to the water taxi dock instead. We just kept...More

Thank KlubMarcus
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I use the water taxi instead of having the cruise ship arrange transfers. The ship wants $65 to take you to a hotel. The boat can be as inexpensive as $4 each way.

Thank Sheryl T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Taxi's say they go every half hour, they don't, they go when they feel like it. We waited over an hour both directions. The water taxi's aren't marked, nor are the crew wearing any sort of ID, so you are basically getting in a un-marked...More

Thank RochesterDan_13
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Didn't really care to go to the resort but wanted to take the ride just to see the island. $8 round trip which is not bad. Easy on and off, you might even get a tour guide to tag along and provide some cool stories...More

Thank Overbrook32
Reviewed 23 July 2017

The guys operating the service are very friendly. We had Otis on the way out acting as a tour guide...he isn't always on the trips though. Good service...

1  Thank MandyJaneK71
Reviewed 23 July 2017

This is the best way to get from downtown over to Paradise Island. A nice ride through the harbor for just $4.

Thank Bob O
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Joeydirt501
13 September 2017|
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Response from OnlyaLadd | Reviewed this property |
Right at the dock.
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Zina I
28 July 2017|
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Response from Steve W | Reviewed this property |
The water taxis only run around the port and too and from paradise (hog) island.. the best thing is to get the transfer supplied by your tour operator to the Atlantis. When you get settled in then take the water taxi from... More
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Zina I
28 July 2017|
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Response from jan01876 | Reviewed this property |
You need to take a automobile taxi or airport transfer over to paradise island . Fare is about $40. Once you get to Atlantis you walk to end of marina village and then over towards the end of inbound bridge. Water taxi... More
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