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Key West Express - Marco Island

951 Bald Eagle Dr, Marco Island, FL 34145-2303
+1 239-463-5733
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Cleanliness of seats, bathrooms a concern

This was an efficient way to get to Key West and the timing of both inbound and outbound trips... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
198lavinad
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United States
Key West Express is a unique fun way to get from Ft. Meyers to Key West!

A friend and I took the Key West Express and would highly recommend it ! We boarded in Fort Meyers... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2017
ChicagoGal13
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Prospect Heights, Illinois
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Get away to Key West, America's Caribbean Paradise, aboard Key West Express, where getting there is half the fun! What are you waiting for? Climb aboard our sleek, clean, modern, air-conditioned high-speed ferries - Features sundecks, snack bar, cocktails, and big-screen TVs - and we'll have you there in just a few hours!
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“day trip” (21 reviews)
“conch train” (6 reviews)
“big cat” (5 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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951 Bald Eagle Dr, Marco Island, FL 34145-2303
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+1 239-463-5733

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was an efficient way to get to Key West and the timing of both inbound and outbound trips allowed maximum time on the island. But the cleanliness was lacking, the seats were soiled and the floors and toilets looked bad, too. Overall there was...More

Thank 198lavinad
KWE_Mgr, Manager at Key West Express - Marco Island, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments regarding efficiency and friendliness. We are surprised at your referencing lack of cleanliness as our vessels are cleaned between all trips and professionally cleaned each night. This will certainly be addressed as we maintain highest expectations for the condition and...More

Reviewed 6 October 2017

A friend and I took the Key West Express and would highly recommend it ! We boarded in Fort Meyers Fla after driving down from Venice Fla. On Beard you have several options of seating, a main room with theater seating, A Bar, or Upstairs...More

Thank ChicagoGal13
KWE_Mgr, Manager at Key West Express - Marco Island, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

It is a pleasure to know you enjoyed your experience, particularly at this time when travel was interrupted by hurricane Irma and our energies were directed toward assisting in any way we could for both the Key's as well as our local communities. Operations have...More

Reviewed 11 July 2017

The Key West Express provided a no worries way to mark Key West off of my bucket list of places to visit.More

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KWE_Mgr, Manager at Key West Express - Marco Island, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

So glad you were able to schedule a trip from Marco Island! Our summer schedule is limited however we sail year round from our Fort Myers Beach location. We hope even though it is no longer on your bucket list you enjoyed enough to do...More

Reviewed 9 July 2017

We rode the Key West Express out of Marco Island leaving at 8:00 am and had a truly enjoyable day. Arrived in Key West at 11:00 and had to be back on the boat at 4:00. The trip was too short with only 5 hours...More

Thank Sharon L
KWE_Mgr, Manager at Key West Express - Marco Island, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2017

Thank you for saying so. Yes, spending a night or two gives you time to really experience the island. With so many wonderful dining options it is so hard to choose. Spending a couple days allows you to pick several! The shopping, historic attractions, shows,...More

Reviewed 30 April 2017

Nice boat and much quicker than traveling by car or by driving to Fort Meyers for the ferry there. Plenty of free parking for dropping off your car. You can leave one day and return the next, or return anytime you want. If you just...More

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KWE_Mgr, Manager at Key West Express - Marco Island, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

We are delighted you enjoyed your trip from Marco Island. We sail between December 26th and the end of April from Marco however are trying to schedule more mid week trips during the summer months. We do sail year round from our Fort Myers Beach...More

Reviewed 22 April 2017

We loved taking the ferry to Key West! We left at sunrise on Sunday and came back on Tuesday and arrived as the sun was setting! Beautiful ride both ways! They have comfy seats and play a movie. There are also seats outside if you...More

1  Thank Viv W
KWE_Mgr, Manager at Key West Express - Marco Island, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2017

It is always a pleasure to hear from happy guests who were gifted with a glorious sunset.....and you got to see two! We thank you for your review and hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back aboard!

Reviewed 18 April 2017

Thought I reviewed this back in February, but apparently not. We took the morning ferry at 8am (boarding at 7) and arrived in Key West at 11. Spent the day and returned on the 5pm ferry (boarding at 4:30). The trip was uneventful - weather...More

1  Thank Steve G
Reviewed 15 April 2017

This is a great way to get to key west for the day! Very comfortable and they have snacks and drinks on board. Also very clean!

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Reviewed 1 April 2017

March 14 was the booked day! The weather was cold and windy; when arriving in the morning I asked for a refund for the 3 of us. Daughter, husband and myself. I was told there were no refund, specially that I purchased ahead of time...More

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KWE_Mgr, Manager at Key West Express - Marco Island, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

On the morning of the 14th the Captain advised, encouraged....even urged all passengers to reschedule as weather conditions were poor, the ride would be very bumpy and uncomfortable and they would have very little time, if any in Key West. All passengers, particularly day trip...More

Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

My wife and I took the Key West express from Marco Island to Key West this past Monday.It was a beautiful day with calm seas and the trip was very enjoyable.Everything went as advertised and the trip took a little over 3 hours each way.The...More

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