We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Camp Holly Fishing & Airboats

6901 US Highway 192, Melbourne, FL 32904-9744
+1 321-723-2179
Review Highlights
Took some friends who are avid environmentalists from Aruba !

Had a fantastic tour this time, our guide was great. We saw lots of gators & have some incredible... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2017
Melbourne, Florida
Awesome Airboat spot

Was driving down the highway and saw this place. We turned around to check it out and do something... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2017
via mobile
Read all 110 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Take an airboat ride and escape to nature! Enjoy fresh air and the wildlife in its natural habitat, while skimming the surface of the St. Johns in one of our airboats. Camp Holly has been providing courteous, professional services in the way of hunting and fishing since 1923.Theres a number of activities to choose from at Camp Holly. Eco tours are available in the afternoons, live music on the weekends, and you can always stop by for a night ride. Jump in your car and drop by the camp and spend a little time in a very relaxing atmosphere.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“captain matt” (10 reviews)
“airboat ride” (48 reviews)
“air boat” (7 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
6901 US Highway 192, Melbourne, FL 32904-9744
+1 321-723-2179
Write a ReviewReviews (110)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 109 reviews

Reviewed 9 November 2017

Had a fantastic tour this time, our guide was great. We saw lots of gators & have some incredible photos. Lots of cranes , egrets, ibis , & even a red-tailed hawk. My friends had never been in an air-boat before & were reluctant to...More

Thank decobrit
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Was driving down the highway and saw this place. We turned around to check it out and do something different, and we weren't dissapointed. Our Airboat captain took us on an awesome short Airboat your, spotting plenty of alligators, some do close you could almost...More

Thank Countri12
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

What an awesome time we had today. Thank you, Captain Earl, for the tour and information. We've just moved to Florida and had some friends here from Michigan. We've wanted to take an airboat ride in the past, but finally today...we did it! So glad...More

Thank Janet O
Reviewed 28 July 2017

You really have not experienced central Florida without an airboat ride on the St Johns. Camp Holly is one of the best ways to experience a bit of back country. So many gators! Some boats can accommodate a large group. They have licensed captains and...More

1  Thank floridatraveler2k
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

6 of us took this gorgeous ride and got to experience the backwaters of Florida. Saw an alligator, but the fun of this trip is riding the airboat and taking gorgeous pictures. Don't miss!

Thank egjones
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Loved the air boat ride. Never been on one. Saw quite a few gators would probably say 40-50 closest we got to one was about 10 feet before it ran away. The driver was funny and informative and drove the boat safe. I would recommend...More

Thank Dishman38
Reviewed 13 May 2017

I've been here 3 time and each time it's amazing. The tour lasts about 40min. The pilots know the lake and where to find gators that's why we see a lot of them everytime. We've seen a lot of baby gators the last time we...More

Thank Claire F
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

We called and asked if we could get an airboat ride... we were told "sure, if you get here by 5." We raced around and pulled in the lot at 4:57 just to find out "Nope! They are full." AFTER a 40 min drive and...More

Thank FaithR_13
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

We had a great ride! Our captain, Earl was awesome. Took us out and we saw a bunch of gators. Including some baby gators in the nursery. So awesome. I guess there are times when you might not see gators but we sure lucked out....More

Thank HKRoxx
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Had alot of fun on the airboat! We saw at least 7 gators... actually lost track! From sunning themselves to swimming... scenery was great and the captain very knowledgeable and lots of fun! Highly recommend it.

Thank Kathleen E P
Nearby HotelsSee all 22 hotels in Melbourne
WoodSpring Suites West Melbourne I-95
2 reviews
4.86 km away
Hampton Inn Melbourne
459 reviews
4.94 km away
Days Inn Melbourne
770 reviews
5.08 km away
La Quinta Inn & Suites Melbourne - Palm Bay
127 reviews
5.09 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Crystal Buffet Hibachi & Grill
142 reviews
7.84 km away
Lucky's Market
30 reviews
7.84 km away
Pho Viet
40 reviews
7.91 km away
Fiesta Azteca Mexican Restaurant
74 reviews
7.83 km away
Nearby Attractions
Cinemaworld 16
41 reviews
5.47 km away
Custom Adventures and Equipment Inc.
51 reviews
5.64 km away
Lost Shirt Brewing Company
8 reviews
7.98 km away
Lake Washington
6 reviews
7.37 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Dolores W
15 November 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Chris W | Reviewed this property |
I'd check their website to be sure of the tour times as they may change based on the seasons. The Captain told us the aligators are most visible when they are trying to warm themselves although we saw many of them swimming... More
3 May 2015|
Response from Joy R | Reviewed this property |
Schedule varies. U would have to call them directly at 321-723-2179. Tours vary as well. They have 3 that I know of. 1. For about 35 minutes is $29.50 for adults and kids under 11 are $18.25 2. A night tour that takes about... More