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Dolphin Safari

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7001 Shrimp Rd, Perry Hotel, Key West, FL 33040-3835
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Great day trip with more than we expected

We went out with Captain Kenny on an early morning excursion. We were more than pleased with his... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2016
Nathan R
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Indianapolis
Dolphin watching

My grandson, his wife and a two and three year old lucked out with Capt. Gary on a dolphin sighting... read more

Reviewed 25 February 2016
Mary Anne W
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  • Very good7%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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“captain gary” (173 reviews)
“saw dolphins” (34 reviews)
“great trip” (45 reviews)
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7001 Shrimp Rd, Perry Hotel, Key West, FL 33040-3835
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"saw dolphins"
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"great trip"
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"fish"
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"dolphin watching"
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"small boat"
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"their natural habitat"
in 16 reviews
"wild dolphins"
in 14 reviews
"pod of dolphins"
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"small group"
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"sand bar"
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"marine life"
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"great morning"
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"boat ride"
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"snorkeling experience"
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"recommend this trip"
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Reviewed 4 March 2016

We went out with Captain Kenny on an early morning excursion. We were more than pleased with his professionalism (we felt very safe) experience, rapport and overall trip. It took us a little bit to spot some dolphin, but he knew were to go and...More

Thank Nathan R
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Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

My grandson, his wife and a two and three year old lucked out with Capt. Gary on a dolphin sighting trip. We were the only family on the boat which was clean and ship-shape with appropriate life jackets for the boys. The boat can take...More

Thank Mary Anne W
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Reviewed 23 February 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed a great Safari with Captain Adam, he put us on four Dolphins within a few minutes and we drifted with them for over an hour. Boat was clean Adam is very engaging, knowledgeable on water fowl, marine life and the area history. Would...More

Thank Tim R
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Reviewed 5 February 2016

Our hotel concierge at Blue Marlin, Key West recommended this tour over the other, less expensive, reef snorkel tours because it was 'smaller' only 6 people to a tour, and that wetsuits would be included in the price. When we arrived at 8:30 am, the...More

2  Thank Janet N
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dolphingary, Owner at Dolphin Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2016

Hi Janet N So as the owner and operator of dolphin safari myself let me clear up a few articles about your review. The check in time is 9:00 AM,at that time the captain arrived and by 9:30 you had left the dock.Not 1 hr...More

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Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

Recommended by our bartender at resort. We did the dolphin/snorkel/sunset tour. Small and intimate 6 person boat. We had 5 total. Can't say enough about this. Victor was so patient and knowledgeable. He answered any and all questions we had. Had snacks, water and coolers....More

2  Thank kcremonte
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Reviewed 31 January 2016

Went on a late afternoon cruise to catch some dolphin activity, snorkel and watch the sunset. Victor had the dolphin location nailed; we watched about 8 of them play around for 30-40 minutes. Watching the sunset from the water was a trip highlight. Definitely ask...More

2  Thank Mike S
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Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

We were in key west a few weeks ago and had the pleasure of going on a trip with dolphin safaris! It was awesome! We went out with captain victor and he made the trip for us! He was soo knowledgable about everything! We saw...More

1  Thank luckiemegan
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Reviewed 5 January 2016 via mobile

It was an awesome time! We saw dolphins and had a great time snorkeling. Victor aka kip lol was a great guide and made the time more enjoyable!! Highly recommended

2  Thank Becca P
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Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

Highlight of our key west trip. Great day out on the water. Loved the small group 6 pp per boat idea. Makes for a more personal adventure. Captain Victor was just an amazing guide. He made us all feel like family within the 3 plus...More

2  Thank tracyb839
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Reviewed 29 December 2015

We spent Christmas day on a dolphin safari trip. It was nice to be on a smaller boat (6 per boat). We went out to where they knew the dolphins would be. There were about 6 to 8 dolphins with 2 of them being little...More

1  Thank Michelle R
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rashmisomani13
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It will be best if you arrive in your swimsuit.
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Danielle M
5 February 2016|
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Response from dei592016 | Reviewed this property |
I personally wouldn’t recommend it. It’s kind of a small boat so somewhat rough with the waves. Not smooth like on a larger boat.
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keshetm0204
21 March 2015|
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Response from jverrengia | Reviewed this property |
They are too young for the open water snorkeling. Also it’s a small boat and no toilet.
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