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Wild dolphin & Shallow water snorkel day trips - Champagne Celebration Sunset Sailing - Private Charters for the entire group, or just a few! It's always upscale on this beautiful 28 seat sailing catamaran because of quality controls - like 14...more
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231 Margaret St, at the Turtle Kraals Restaurant on the Harbor Walk, Key West, FL 33040-6639
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+1 305-292-5044
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 11 September 2015

We took the Echo to The Dolphin playground and to snorkel. Our family of 4 were greeted at the dock by Captain Sam, Mates Wren and Abigail. We ended up being the only people on the trip. Our adult son has special needs, the crew...More

3  Thank Ryan C
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 1 March 2012

This review is mainly about poor business practices of the owner of Dolphin Echo, "Captain Tom" and not a reflection of the boat crew. I had scheduled a trip on the Dolphin Echo through Key West Dive Center http://www.keywestdivecenter.com They're a "3rd Party" booking agency,...More

8  Thank BenBruegeman
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We went on a trip with Catamaran Echo on our last day in Key West and it was a perfect ending of our Key West trip! The captain and Marissa were friendly and helpful, the boat was nice and comfortable. We saw dolphins and we...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Our sunset cruise on the Echo was great. Cameron and Marissa (the crew) were professional, enthusiastic and super nice. There's we're repeat customers and we'd can see why.The champagne and the wines offered were top-shelf.Oh, and the sunset was beautiful.

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Best sunset cruise in Key West. This was our second time and both times were great! The service is exceptional and the food and drinks are delicious. I would highly recommend to anyone, it's worth every dollar, and we will do it over and over...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We weren't sure what to expect of this cruise but it turned out to be one, if not, the highlight of our holiday. It helped that we had perfect weather to watch the sunset, but even without the sunset, our cruise was made perfect by...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked the Snorkelling and Dolphin trip which ended up being a private tour, as no other guests had booked!! We met with two crew members at 11am, both of whom were friendly and said we could tailor our trip as it was just the...More

Thank sarah075
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome Captain Justin and First mate Nicki!! They both went out of their way to ensure a great trip with awesome views of dolphins and the sunset and they took us to the ideal spot for snorkeling!! Highly recommended!!

Thank JeanineB1965
Reviewed 1 week ago

The captain and first mate worked very hard to make sure everyone had a great time, and everyone did!!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Skipper Justin and 1st Mate Marissa were great hosts on a perfect Key West day. We really enjoyed the smaller catameran experience and personal atrention. We saw a couple of pods of dolphins doing what they do, sea turtles and had the benefit of waching...More

Thank jhochhalter
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great trip to take for a day adventure! Beautiful weather and we were able see several dolphins. Snorkeling was fun and we did have moderately viable water. Beautiful reef with a variety of fish. After snorkeling they had an open bar for the ride back...More

Thank Eeday62991
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very clean and pleasant staff! The whole trip we were offered refreshment and a delicious fruit platter with Champaign. The captain made sure we saw plenty of dolphins and had ample amount of time to scuba dive as well. The equipment given was in very...More

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Lynn M
6 October 2017|
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Response from KWCaptain | Property representative |
Thank you for asking about Catamaran Echo in Key West. Over the last 20+ years, we have had progressively fewer folks even want to smoke during a trip on Echo. And now that many smokers are smoking less, many actually end up... More
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isscbc
27 March 2017|
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Response from Alan M | Reviewed this property |
The catamaran can easily accommodate more than 20 passengers, but I didn't see any price break for children. I would suggest that you call their telephone number to inquire about children.
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