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Boca Boat Cruises

5800 Gasparilla Road, Boca Grande, FL 33921
+1 888-416-2628
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Fun and Scenic Cruise

The tour took us to Cabbage Key for lunch. On the way back from the key we had as many as five... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2017
Marianne V
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North Port, Florida
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Wow wow wow!

Let me start by saying anyone who is thinking about going on a trip with Boca Boats should stop... read more

Reviewed 22 April 2017
Esther M
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31' Eastern Boat, holds 13 passengers for an intimate lunch or sunset cruise. While traveling through the Boca Bayou and Boca Grande Isles our captains will point out different homes and businesses of interest, along with any wildlife we see. Usually dolphins jump in our wake, so make sure you bring a camera. Some of our normal destinations include Cabbage Key, Useppa, and Captiva islands. We also do private tours upon request.
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5800 Gasparilla Road, Boca Grande, FL 33921
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Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

The tour took us to Cabbage Key for lunch. On the way back from the key we had as many as five Dolphins following us! There were three (one was a baby) on one side of the boat and two on the other side! The...More

Thank Marianne V
Kathleen W, General Manager at Boca Boat Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Thanks for taking the time to write a review. Glad you enjoyed the day. Come see us again on your next trip to Boca Grande.

Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Let me start by saying anyone who is thinking about going on a trip with Boca Boats should stop thinking and just go! It was the highlight of our vacation. We went on the evening 2 hour trip and right from the start we were...More

Thank Esther M
Kathleen W, General Manager at Boca Boat Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2017

Thanks for taking the time to write a review. And thanks for your enthusiasm. And- you are correct. There is a great deal of satisfaction in having the ability to make people smile and to see them excited and happy. It's certainly rewarding to be...More

Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Boat cruise was excellent Captain and his crew were amazing. Saw lots of dolphins. Really enjoyed the boat ride. Only disappointing thing was, when we got off the boat, no one seemed to know where to go to get to downtown area or beach etc....More

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Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

A group of friends took a trip this week and were in awe of the beauty of Useppa. As indicated by many reviewers, seeing the dolphins play & jump right behind the boat was amazing. On our videos you can hear how excited we all...More

Thank offtask
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

The trip was changed last minute due to power outage on Useppa so went to Cabbage Key instead. Dolphin followed the boat and wake surfed...quite a treat...so close to the boat! Lunch at Cabbage Key was yummy...fresh stone crab claws..shrimp...a delicious burger. We ate at...More

Thank 914ej
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

We have used this boat tour twice. Last year we did the sunset cruise and this year the Cabbage Key/Useppa tour. Both trips were EXCELLENT! Kyle and Devon are superb captains and tour guides. The trip was great fun. They are "dolphin whisperers". Dolphins were...More

1  Thank MMCPittsburgh_PA
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Yet another fantastic trip on the Katara. My first review of Boca Boat Cruises was proudly the first on TripAdvisor back in 2012 and although we have returned every year since, the Katara never fails to attract beautiful playful dolphins. This is not one of...More

Thank Wiltshirewall
Reviewed 19 November 2016

Capt Kyle expertly guided us thru Charlotte Harbor to Cabbage Key for lunch at the inn. Have never seen so many dolphins at once! I think we counted 14 one time playing in the wake of our boat. The inn itself is a lot of...More

Thank carol2034
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Traveled to Usteppa Island, Florida on a half day boat trip with Boca Boat Cruises. Kyle was our fantastic Captain. From the moment the trip started and until it ended, was fantastic. The island tour and lunch were great. The highlight of the day was...More

Thank craig_anna
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Capt. Scott took us on a tour of a lifetime! A family of Dolphins followed us to Cabbage Key, then back again....jumping and flipping in complete synchronization. An incredible experience in the oceanic wild! A MUST SEE!!!!More

Thank bocagrandelover2016
Kathleen W, General Manager at Boca Boat Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2016

Thank your taking the time to write this review. We all agree that seeing the dolphins at play is an incredible experience .New customers expect to see them way off in the distance and are so delighted when they see them so close to the...More

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Response from Suzy-K55 | Reviewed this property |
Reservations recommended if you want to guarantee a spot but if you just decide to go at the last minute, if they aren't fully booked then it's not a problem to get in without reservations.
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