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“daytona”(2 reviews)
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We offer Airboat Rides along the backwaters of the St Johns River. Typically we see alligators, manatees and an assortment of wild birds including, Egrets, Herons and sometimes Bald Eagles.
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2984 Old New York Ave, DeLand, FL 32720
+1 904-891-1817
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're looking for an airboat tour with a personal touch, this is it! Captain Jed is great and your tour will be a highlight of your time in FL. Our family of 4 had the boat to ourselves, and the boat holds 6 max,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Captain Jed was the best!!! My wife and I visit Florida at least 4 times a year, and I’m so glad we stumbled upon this gem!! This was our first ever airboat ride and I couldn’t be more pleased!! Captain Jed was very personable and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time on Captain Jed’s airboat It was fun and exciting. We saw a lot of gators and had fun going fast over the lily pads. Captain Jed was friendly and just took us for a great ride, best part he did...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank PatrolBill
Reviewed 14 September 2018

If you have never ridden in an airboat you are missing some real fun. Captain Jed took the boat places where I thought nothing could go. The boat is spotless and well maintained. The ride was a little over an hour and we thoroughly enjoyed...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Jed D, Owner at Captain Jed’s Airboats, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2018

Thank you for such a nice review. I always enjoy giving folks a fun time. Come back and see me anytime...

Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

I’ve just came back from the airboat ride with Captain JED. I’ve been with him in Amelia island few months ago but now he’s in Deland, Fl, close to Orlando and Daytona. We were really fascinated with the nature and how much Captain knows about...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

My family and I had an airboat tour with Captain JED. The nature was amazing, we saw a lot of aligators, manatees, different kind of birds. If you like to go fast, it’s what you need. Captain was funny and did his best to show...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Me and my family have always been looking for some boat tours while traveling. This time we chose Captain Jeds and don't regret! The nature is absolutely breathtaking, the boat is clean and comfortable, captain knows his job and successfully entertains people. We've seen a...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Jed D, Owner at Captain Jed’s Airboats, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

Thanks for such a nice review. Please come see us again.

Reviewed 21 March 2018

I searched for airboat rides in the Daytona area and found some but they were pretty expensive. I then found Captain Jed's website and found it to be a lot cheaper than the rest so I decided to give it a try. There were 5...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Jed D, Owner at Captain Jed’s Airboats, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

Thanks Jackie, I'm glad you found us in DeLand and I'm very happy you wrote such a nice review. Come see me again.

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28 June 2018|
Response from JedD109 | Property representative |
Not normally, but I always recommend you bring bug spray just in case.