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See the dolphins play in their own backyard!1 1/2 hour narrated sightseeing tour! New Boat, U.S. Coast Guard licensed captains! Cushioned bench seating, clean bathroom!
140 Boardwalk PL, John's Pass Boardwalk, Madeira Beach, FL
+1 727-392-7090
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great trip for all ages . Beverages and restroom on board . 90 minutes is perfect amount of time to enjoy the dolphins and other sights . Wonderful Captain and Crew . I've been on the trip twice and hope to do it again!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Safari40265
Reviewed 2 days ago

The catamaran took off right on time, and we had about 20 people on board. Very smooth ride, and great crew. Took the full 90 minutes, and we felt it was worth the price. Captain and his helper did not talk the whole time, allowing...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank TerryDiz
Reviewed 1 week ago

The ride was really enjoyable. We seen a lot of pods of dolphins. The captain really knows where to look to find them. We were not disappointed by anything on this boat.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank jmarino7223
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cart and crew funny, and know their stuff finding lots of Dolphins. Very knowledgable of the history of the area as well as info on the animals.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank NewYorkGuy421
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I spend 5 weeks in Madeira Beach each February and March and spend the majority of the time in the pool or soaking up the sun. But occasionally we like to do something else and we have talked about doing s dolphin...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Craig B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The boat did take us out into the gulf and we saw 3 dolphins for about 30 minutes. Then the boat did a tour around the bay...not looking for dolphins but pointing out houses, who owned them, and telling us expensive details about the houses...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Heidijo1968
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had such a great time and got to see a few dolphins. I would highly recommend this adventure. You get to meet some great people who get to enjoy the moment with you.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Sheila S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Captain Greg and Tina were amazing today. We enjoyed our ride very much and cannot thank them both enough for their pleasant and humorous spirits. I highly recommend going for a ride with Dolphin Quest.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Dawn D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not only did we see dolphin but the captain was very knowledge about the area and made this a very informative boat tour.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Becci A
Reviewed 15 January 2019 via mobile

Small covered boat, nice employees We saw a few dolphins by bridge but no where else on boat ride. Captain had good knowledge of area. Beer, wine, soft drinks available on ship for sale.

Date of experience: January 2019
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27 April 2018|
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Response from SirRick | Reviewed this property |
They appeared to be. The access onto the boat appeared to be wide enough to allow a wheel chair through, but I can't say for sure. There was a small step down onto the boat from the dock. I pulled a wagon onto the boat. My... More
1 May 2017|
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Response from christinev984 | Reviewed this property |
The website suggests booking in advance, but we booked the morning of with no problems. We took our 4 yr old and she really liked it. I think she would've been scared of those pirates. LOL
26 November 2016|
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Response from 2121jen | Reviewed this property |
We were on the 4pm cruise (before the time change) and seen tons of dolphin as soon as the boat pulled from the dock. I can't believe in all the trips to that boardwalk we had never seen them before. Maybe we just didn't... More