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Sarasota Gondola

5353 S Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34231-4269
+1 941-954-1051
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Unique and tried to enjoy

My Husband and I had an appointment at a certain time. He called us and made us get on with... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2017
Rick N Janice R
Brandon, Florida
Don't waste your money

Boris called today to remind us of our reservation time and we were instructed not to be late. We... read more

Reviewed 28 December 2016
Gayle B
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17 Apr 2017
“Unique and tried to enjoy”
28 Dec 2016
“Don't waste your money”
5353 S Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34231-4269

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Reviewed 17 April 2017

My Husband and I had an appointment at a certain time. He called us and made us get on with another couple when originally we were suppose to enjoy the ride alone. We were celebrating Valentine's Day the weekend before since it fell on a...More

1  Thank Rick N Janice R
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Boris called today to remind us of our reservation time and we were instructed not to be late. We arrived early and he ran fifteen minutes late himself. He cut our thirty minute ride down to 22 minutes, sang one song and was completely rude....More

1  Thank Gayle B
Reviewed 29 April 2016

If you are looking for something unique, this is a great attraction. The owner Boris was very friendly, provided music and he sang (very good) Ole sole mio to me and my fiance during our ride. Not a very picturesque surroundings, but the gondola is...More

Thank mjhaugland
Reviewed 28 April 2016

Unfortunately, our ride started over an hour late, because there were some technical difficulties with the gondola. Be sure to bring sunscreen and a hat, because you are out in the sun with no shade. After waiting 15 minutes, we decided to head inside to...More

Thank Donna W
Reviewed 9 April 2016

This was the second time I have been out with Sarasota Gondola. The first time, our Gondolier was Daniel, a.k.a. Giovanni. :) And that was spectacular. Most recently, I booked a trip with Boris, the founder of the company and Daniel's dad. It was during...More

Thank Lisa F
Reviewed 31 January 2016

We took 5 friends out for a trip this past Saturday. While waiting for our group to gather we had cocktails at Phillippi Creek restaurant and the boarded at the dock behind the restaurant. Location made it so convenient for parking and getting our group...More

Thank Gstflorida53
Reviewed 9 October 2015

Boris was an exceptional gondolier, he was very personable with an excellent voice. The songs sung under the bridges took my breathe away. He allowed us to sing along and was very friendly. I would definitely ride with him again and would recommend the one...More

Thank Eileen C
Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile

I received this experience as a Groupon gift and would recommend it for a different experience. Boris, the Russian owner, was our gondolier and was most charming. He engaged in conversation to answer our 20 questions, let us have our romantic moments, and even serenaded...More

Thank Renee H
Reviewed 28 May 2015

We are trying different things to do and different places to eat this week. We found this on Groupon and did not know anything about it until then. We went at 5:30 pm and had a nice ride around and saw 3 Osprey and their...More

2  Thank Julie H
Reviewed 7 May 2015

This guy is phenomenal and rides was even better than in Venice, Italy! And, boy, can he sing!!! We had the most romantic, fan and pleasant time with him - I highly recommend this experience for your next trip...

1  Thank Bevan B
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Aida B
19 February 2016|
Response from SarasotaGondola | Property representative |
Hello! We are doing Gondola rides every day, except Monday, 12-3 and 5-8 every half an hour or one hour depends on reservation by reservations only. To reserve the ride and for any questions please call (941)954-1051. Thank... More
8 March 2015|
Response from SarasotaGondola | Property representative |
$25 per person for 1/2 hour; $100 for private ride (up to 8 people) for 1/2 hour ; $200 for private ride (up to 8 people) for 1 hour.