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Tropic Star Cruises

16498 Tortuga St, Jug Creek Marina, Bokeelia, FL 33922-1607
+1 239-283-0015
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Worth the price

Great way to get to Cayo Costa. Staff is fast, nice and personal. Not only transportation, but some... read more

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Reviewed 5 days ago
thijs719
A great day!

Everything was great! The captain was quite knowledgeable and happy to share.. cayo Costa is a must... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
msqueen99
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Port Charlotte, Florida
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
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16498 Tortuga St, Jug Creek Marina, Bokeelia, FL 33922-1607
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Great way to get to Cayo Costa. Staff is fast, nice and personal. Not only transportation, but some dolphin watching and sightseeing as well. Great ride.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything was great! The captain was quite knowledgeable and happy to share.. cayo Costa is a must see!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took the advertised 2 hour Nature Tour with and hour stop at Cabbage Key for lunch. Arrived as directed at 9 a.m., returned at 2 p.m. Captain Norm and Frankie were perfect hosts, providing historical narration at the beginning of the trip and answering...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a wonderful time on the ferry and our captain was awesome. He had extensive knowledge of the waters and wildlife and the ecosystem overall. He really made the trip exciting from start to finish and you can't beat the beauty of the park....More

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Reviewed 18 July 2017

Great crew and wonderful service. I will definitely go again!! Fast, professional and great service.

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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

So my friend tells me we are going to Cayo Costa for the day. We get to the dock and the mist fun lod fashioned looking boat is waiting for us. The captain was fun and knowledgeable. Took us around Useppa and Cabbage Key and...More

Thank Jan P
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Captain Rick and crew were awesome! Very helpful on the trip to Cayo Costa and back. The information they provided was extremely helpful for our first time on the island. They even recommended great restaurants when we returned to the mainland. If you want to...More

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Thank Stephen M
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Captain was funny and knowledgeable. They took time to answer any questions.. My wife cut her foot but they took care of it. Overall it was a great time had by all.

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Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

While on summer vacation, our family of four took this cruise together. Captain Norm & Autumn were wonderful hosts during the boat ride. Captain Norm told very interesting stories about all of the neighboring islands. Lunch at Cabbage Key was very good. We were so...More

1  Thank Tracey D
Reviewed 4 July 2017

First time to Cayo Costa and awesome start to the trip! On time, friendly and informed crew. Spacious ferry. Beautiful ride to the island!

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gailisler6976
14 April 2017|
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Response from Beaches1785 | Reviewed this property |
Depends on what they like. I took the cruise to spend the day at Cayo Costa Island and I would do that again in a heartbeat over eating but that's me. This is a great place to spend the day and walk the island and collecting... More
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knowtimelikenow
18 February 2017|
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Response from Jank2012 | Reviewed this property |
I'd call them and ask, particularly since the store is so small.
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Lu Anne G
9 May 2016|
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Response from Lawnwife | Reviewed this property |
We paid $32 per person, round trip to Cayo Costa. Well worth it if you want to lay in the sun, go shelling, swim. Nothing there though so take whatever (picnic, chairs...) you want to have while there.
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