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Island Hopper Boat Charters

#2 of 20 Tours in Folly Beach Features Animals
3 Mariners Cay Dr, Mariners Cay Marina, Folly Beach, SC 29439
+1 843-906-4656
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Great way to see and learn about Folly Beach

We got to learn about seafood, birds, dolphins, and the waterways around Folly Beach and Morris... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Michele0209
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Charleston, South Carolina
Great shelling trip!

Well worth the money spent, spent a few hours on a shelling trip and found some intact sand dollars... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Christopher M
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Woodville
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Island Hopper Boat Charters is a family owned and operated charter company serving Charleston and Folly Beach since 1997. We offer private boat charters including lighthouse/ shelling trips, dolphin watches and sunset cruises. Capt. Randy Smith is native to the area and places great emphasis on safety and fun. Our primary goal is when you step off our charter, you and your family will have created a lifelong memory ! Capt. Randy
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3 Mariners Cay Dr, Mariners Cay Marina, Folly Beach, SC 29439
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+1 843-906-4656

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Reviewed yesterday

We got to learn about seafood, birds, dolphins, and the waterways around Folly Beach and Morris Island. We learned a lot and the kids (teens) said it was one of the best things we've ever done in their lifetime. I'm so glad we were able...More

Thank Michele0209
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Well worth the money spent, spent a few hours on a shelling trip and found some intact sand dollars near the lighthouse. Captain Randy is entertaining and I recommend this for everyone from adults to children.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family had such a blast today on our boat trip. Randy was wonderful, super friendly and knowledgable about the area. Seriously, if you are looking for a boat tour in the folly beach area, stop your search and pick this one. Thanks Captain Randy...More

Thank bbulley
RandyS711, Owner at Island Hopper Boat Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank YOU for the awesome review. Really happy you all enjoyed your charter. Captain Randy

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Captain Michael was very knowledgeable of the area and very friendly. We saw several dolphins when the trip began! A great relaxing trip!

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Thank jaedeb2017
RandyS711, Owner at Island Hopper Boat Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So glad you enjoyed your charter with Micheal. He was kind enough to cover for me ,as I was a bit under the weather. I hope to meet you in the future. Captain Randy

Reviewed 10 May 2017

We took a tour to Morris Beach with Captain Randy and it was awesome! The ride out was so neat as he pointed out all kinds of things along the way and told us about the area. The beach was great for shelling and relaxing-we...More

Thank Elizabeth H
RandyS711, Owner at Island Hopper Boat Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for sharing your review with other readers. People that take the time to review our services., are the reason we exist. Greatly appreciated😎

Reviewed 6 May 2017

Captain Randy lived up to his wonderful reviews. He is friendly and welcoming and helpful! My trip with him to Morris Island was entertaining and interesting! I learned some local history, and saw so many things: lovely mansions, Dolphins swimming near the boat, oyster beds,...More

Thank Lynn N
RandyS711, Owner at Island Hopper Boat Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Too happy you enjoyed your charter so much. I never take for granite, the awesome area I was raised in. I hope to see you again! Captain Randy

Reviewed 20 April 2017

My daughter and I recently took a boat to Morris Island, the trip was terrific. Our captain was warm, helpful and very informative. He showed us some great sites along the way, we saw dolphins, and he gave us great background information on the area....More

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RandyS711, Owner at Island Hopper Boat Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I am so happy you and your daughter enjoyed your charter. Please come see us again if you find yourself back on Folly! Captain Randy

Reviewed 14 April 2017

Captain Randy was great! We saw Dolphins, went shelling, and learned about Folly Beach and Morris Island. One of the highlights of our trip

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RandyS711, Owner at Island Hopper Boat Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time to review our services. We live in an awesome area, and I love to show it off ! Hope to see ya soon in the future. Captain Randy

Reviewed 14 April 2017

We had such a wonderful time with Captain Randy last week! It was just the four of us, My husband, myself and our 13 year old daughter and 11 year old son. The weather was questionable that morning and he was very agreeable to changing...More

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RandyS711, Owner at Island Hopper Boat Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

You are very welcome! So happy you all enjoyed your charter. Hope to see you all again in the future! Captain Randy

Reviewed 13 April 2017

We went on a 2 hour Morris Island trip with Captain Randy and we had the BEST time learning about the local islands and spent an hour on Morris Island finding sand dollars. Our kids, 11 and 12, had a blast and we saw dolphins...More

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RandyS711, Owner at Island Hopper Boat Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to review our services. Truly love to be a part of your vacation! Captain Randy

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donapesc
What is the Website for Captain Randy ??
22 September 2016|
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Response from Dan M | Reviewed this property |
it's islandhoppercharters
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Shirley H
We have a trip planned for June 2017. I think my great nephew will be joining me and I thought he would enjoy this.
31 July 2016|
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Response from Kathy L | Reviewed this property |
When we went in May of 2016, we took our 6 year-old and 3 year-old granddaughters. They had excellent adult supervision because there were 6 adults with them. Their safety was never in doubt (they also were very... More
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Shirley H
Would it be good for a 5 yr old boy. How long is the tour and the cost for adult and child.
31 July 2016|
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Response from Johnny L | Reviewed this property |
Captain Randy is the best! Recommend the entire family!
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