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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was the second to last day of our vacation and my boyfriend and I were sipping wine outside of a bar, trying to decide how to spend our next/last day in Daytona Beach. I felt like it should be something that was definitely a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Erica P
Reviewed 28 October 2018

He went above and beyond the normal travels; and took us off course, to make sure it was a fun experience for all of us.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Brandi C
Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

When we called A-Awesome Airboats to book a tour on our family vacation, Captain Bruce promised us "the best airboat ride we'll ever get." He was right. We've been on many airboat rides over the years. This experience was above and beyond anything we have...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank KKistner
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Phoned to book and they strongly recommended an early tour as you see more wildlife, early start from Kissimmee and arrived at the St Johns river nice and early for an 8.30 start, unfortunately the other 3 passengers weren't so diligent. Truck with airboat arrived...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Everything was great. Had an early morning ride. Guide was on time waiting for us. Captain Bruce (the son) was very knowledgeable about the land and wild life. He pointed out many gators and birds. The ride was fun and comfortable. We had headsets with...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank treely2
Reviewed 6 August 2018

We adventured out early Saturday morning as a family of 4. We wanted to do something different for our vacation. A friend that lives locally in Orlando receommended A-Awesome Airboats to us. We called on Thursday night and made a reservation for Saturday morning. Thankfully...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 1 August 2018

They can get more boats if you need more people. Small boats are so much more fun than the bus boats.More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Paul M
Bruce F, Captain at A-Awesome Airboat Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

Thank you for the review and i couldn’t agree with you more. A-Awesome Airboatride has always believed in the small boat and will continue to do so so we can give the most personal and authentic airboatride as we’ve been doing for the last 21...More

Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

There are people that start businesses with the sole intent of making money. Then there are people who run family businesses because it's who they are and it's what they've known their entire lives. Bruce's son fits that mold. Bruce told us the night before...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Josh S
Bruce F, Captain at A-Awesome Airboat Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2018

Wow, this review really means a lot to me because this is exactly what we are all about. When dad started this business those were his intentions to keep it authentic and show stuff that only a local would be able to show, not someone...More

Reviewed 19 July 2018

Bruce the son was very entertaining. Loved the tour and seeing the baby alligators and other wildlife. Bruce is very witty and fun to be around. Will be coming back and bringing friends.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Donnie J
Bruce F, Captain at A-Awesome Airboat Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 20 July 2018

That’s what we like to hear!!! Very pleased you all had a great time and bring back as many as you like, the more the merrier! Thank you for the review we greatly appreciate it -Capt Bruce

Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

We went on an airboat ride with captain Bruce on the 11th of July 2018. We had booked in advance by calling Bruce by phone. Everything worked perfect with Bruce, we set out on time, we saw several alligators and a number of other animals,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Olekj0407
Bruce F, Captain at A-Awesome Airboat Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2018

First I would like to start out by saying thank you for the review, i love what i do and good reviews let me know i’m doing it right. I am very happy yall had a great time and i hope to take you again...More

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16 October 2018|
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Response from Bruce F | Property representative |
There is no age limit we have had less than a year up to triple digits, with babies we ask you to bring your own life vest and hearing protection as mine may or may not fit and on the other end you just need to be able to... More
5 June 2018|
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Response from Bruce F | Property representative |
Its really up to you our tours are custom. no one tour is the same but, we cruise around 27 mph and narrate the tour as you go. We are always open to questions, i hope this helps -Capt. Bruce
Suzan N
23 April 2018|
Response from Bruce F | Property representative |
Very difficult to do an afternoon tour at that time of year, that is our rainy season just have to play that by ear as we usually try to do them in the morning for safety and comforts sake. When you get two weeks from the... More