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Reef Sprinter

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Fun boat ride, was cooler on lower island than expected. Unfortunately a man from another tour boat... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Susan M
Awesome a must do!

We chose this boat as I don't like boats and get sea sick but the rest of the family wanted to go... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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A FAST, FUN EXCITING BOAT RIDE JUST 15 MIN TO THE LOW ISLES REEF! Then one and a half hours of spectacular snorkelling in shallow protected water, followed by the 15 minute boat ride back. All up, this is a 2 and a quarter hour reef trip that will...more
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Fun boat ride, was cooler on lower island than expected. Unfortunately a man from another tour boat had a major medial episode, where our 2 guides had to assist him until a helicopter arrived. Really scary incident and reminds us to simply snorkel sounds easy,...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We chose this boat as I don't like boats and get sea sick but the rest of the family wanted to go snorkelling, well I am glad we were recommended this company! They were awesome made me feel safe the boat trip out and back...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was great! We had taken one of the larger catamarans to the outer reef a few days before. It was to long a ride for the kids and I got a little nauseous by the time we got to our stop. And we weren't...More

Thank Laura L
PortDouglasActionman, Front Office Manager at Reef Sprinter, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for your review. Happy to hear that the whole family enjoyed the convenience of the short boat ride, and took advantage of the wetsuits, it can get a little chilly after a while. Sounds like your husband utilised as much time in...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took the afternoon Low Isle and Lagoon tour on the Reef Sprinter speedboat. Wetsuits and snorkelling gear were provided with advice the ride out would be “smoother” on the seats nearest the back of the boat. Once out of the harbour limits the 15 or...More

Thank Simon_929
PortDouglasActionman, Front Office Manager at Reef Sprinter, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thank you for your review. Sounds like the boat ride was a little adventurous for you but enjoyable at the same time! Well done for giving snorkelling a try! Hope to see you on your next holiday!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect tour for those with only a few days in Port Douglas. We booked the half day Low Isles Island tour which enabled you to snorkel straight off the beach. So much to see. Swimming with sea turtles was a highlight. Equipment was really good...More

Thank lenniehar
PortDouglasActionman, Front Office Manager at Reef Sprinter, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thanks for the review and choosing Reef Sprinter for your quick Island/Lagoon snorkel. Happy to hear that you swam with some turtles and enjoyed the walk and relaxing. See you next time.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did the half day tour out to Low Island and it was awesome. We were given our wetsuits in shop and gear out on the boat. The boat ride was fast and very fun. The crew made you feel confident and safe and were...More

Thank MaddyL1993
PortDouglasActionman, Front Office Manager at Reef Sprinter, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for your review. Glad to hear that you enjoyed the flexibility of the Island tour, where you can choose how you spend your time. Good that you got some relaxing Island time in as well as the snorkelling with a turtle. Look...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went out today with Bevan and it was a brilliant day. Great snorkelling, we were really looked after. Can highly recommend seeing the Outer Reef with these guys. Only 14 people max, so much better than those massive boats and cats. We had a...More

Thank cathe_2012
PortDouglasActionman, Front Office Manager at Reef Sprinter, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thanks for your review. Happy to hear that you enjoyed the half day Outer Reef Reef Sprinter experience with the smaller group of people, giving you a bit more freedom in the water. See you on your next holiday.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A small group and friendly crew. We did Tour C which was a half day and its was perfect for us. We had great weather and the ride was smooth. We also loved this tour because it was a small group and it was only...More

Thank Kristina M
PortDouglasActionman, Front Office Manager at Reef Sprinter, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for your review, and supporting a local, family owned business! Perfect conditions make for great snorkelling and smooth boat rides. Yes, the smaller group makes it very easy to navigate in the water in your own space. Look forward to having you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been on the outer reef tour and the low isles island snorkeling. I chose reef sprinter due to their no sickness boat, however I did still get sea sick when the boat stopped at the snorkeling spot. The ride is very fast, but...More

Thank intrepidtraveller46
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's the second time in less than a year we've been out on the Reef Sprinter, and the second time did not disappoint. Wonderful half day trip, exhilarating when the Reef Sprinter accelerates, beautiful snorkeling, and really informative trip. Great staff. Can't wait to do...More

Thank Dianna D
PortDouglasActionman, Front Office Manager at Reef Sprinter, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Dianna, Thanks for your review. Twice in 1 year. Thats fantastic!! So pleased to hear that you enjoyed your second trip as much as the first. See you soon for the third time!

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Gemma M
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Response from Andrew B | Reviewed this property |
You sure can, easy to get on and off. We got tired so got back on the boat but you can come and go as you please. From memory you only get an hour or so to snorkel and explore but honestly that is more then enough time . I... More
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Danielle T
24 May 2018|
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Response from Katherine N | Reviewed this property |
Yes and it’s just a very short swim 2-5 it!
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