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Address: D & D Marina, Matlacha, FL
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We had a Great time with Archer Airboat Tours

We saw fish, stingrays, turtle and dolphins. The weather was calm and the water so clear we could see the dolphin in the water around the boat. It was a perfect ride.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
diana h
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Science Hill, Kentucky
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Science Hill, Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We saw fish, stingrays, turtle and dolphins. The weather was calm and the water so clear we could see the dolphin in the water around the boat. It was a perfect ride.

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Thank diana h
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

This was an awesome experience! I love how the airboat just glides over the water. This was a tour of the backwaters and it nice to get back there and see some of the native vegetation. The water is clear, obviously, and there are soo many fish to see. Mullet fish jumping and we saw some stingrays too. We stopped... More 

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Thank Nicole G
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Thank you so much for your review!! I never get tired of seeing all the wonders with every trip I take out! Hope I can take Y'all out again! More 

Fort Worth, Texas
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15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Ok, guys......I'm not a 'boat on the water' gal, but we took a ride with Bobby Archer on his airboat and it was AWESOME! He is the nicest, sincerest guy ever and knows everything about the mangroves and sand bars he takes you through and on. If you find yourself in Matlacha, Florida, or in the area, give him a... More 

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1 Thank traveling2some2513
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

My family joined Bob on his airboat on a beautiful day in Florida and we thoroughly enjoyed the ride. Bob is very knowledgeable, friendly, and works hard to provide a great experience. So much wildlife to enjoy near Matlacha! We will be back for sure and will call Bob for another trip.

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2 Thank Kerry K
Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

What a GREAT time. Definitely worth our time. We couldn't have had a better experience. Captain Bobby is extremely experienced with the backwaters that you would never get to see without a airboat. We were going through 0 inches of water / sandbars. A prop motor can't get in there. Wildlife all over that the average tourists would never see.... More 

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2 Thank NorthStar1111
Stayner, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

Our family went on the tour out of Matlacha Florida with Captain Bobby Archer. Talk about a blast!!! We saw many things that you don't normally get exposure to from a typical beach vacation. We saw Stingray, Snook, Redfish, Needle fish, Sheephead, Mullet, Horseshoe, Blue and Hermit Crabs, Jellyfish, various clams and a multitude of birds of different types and... More 

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3 Thank floridavacationers3
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2014

What a thrilling Adrenalin Rush. A friend told us about this Airboat tour/ride company that is ran out of Matlacha Florida in the Island Dacor and More building ( Big Pink Building on the Bay ) called Archer Airboats we decided to check it out and Boy am I ever glad we did. Captain Bobby Archer took us out on... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2013 via mobile

There were five of us for the tour ranging in age from 63 to 9 and everyone had a great time. The boats are easy to board and very stable. Capt. Bobby is a great guy and a fabulous captain. The boat was clean and well maintained, plenty of parking. Make sure to bring a camera and plenty of sunscreen... More 

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