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Tropic Ocean Airways

1100 Lee Wagener Blvd, Suite 117, Miami, FL 33315
+1 800-767-0897
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Perfect. The only way to go to BImini.

A seaplane seemed like a fun way to get to Bimini. The cost was $250 pp roundtrip and takes about... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Outstanding service. Simply excellent.

We arrived by boat to Elbow Cay two weeks ago for a two-week vacation. Engine trouble and... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2017
Paige Anne L
Fort Myers, Florida
via mobile
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Tropic Ocean Airways, makes travel a breeze. Safe, reliable, first class service. Skip traditional airport hassles and fly in style on our scheduled (per-seat flights) or charter a brand new Cessna Wheeled Caravan or Seaplane! Service throughout Florida, the Bahamas, and beyond. Take advantage of our exciting One Hour Seaplane Experience Tour with water landing from Miami Seaplane Base!
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1100 Lee Wagener Blvd, Suite 117, Miami, FL 33315
+1 800-767-0897

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Reviewed 8 August 2017

A seaplane seemed like a fun way to get to Bimini. The cost was $250 pp roundtrip and takes about 35 minutes. I hear the ferry is $200 and takes 2 hours so it was a no brainer for us. The planes feel brand new....More

Thank HappyNewlywed08
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

We arrived by boat to Elbow Cay two weeks ago for a two-week vacation. Engine trouble and uncertainty about the return crossing prompted my husband and brother-in law to purchase flights for my sister and me, and our children. From the patient, helpful and courteous...More

Thank Paige Anne L
Reviewed 5 July 2017

A sea plane to Bimini sounded like such an adventure but the closer to my travel date I got extremely nervous about the experience to the point I considered canceling. I called and spoke to Leslie in the reservations department and she REALLY helped calm...More

Thank underwater33019
Reviewed 27 June 2017

I fly on Tropic often to Bimini from Florida. In April I booked a very special trip for my mother who has cancer. My mom was very sick the day we were leaving to the airport. We were late and not to make her feel...More

Thank Coupon Missy P
Reviewed 17 June 2017

We booked a seaplane from Nassau to Kamalame Cay, May 18. I was informed on May 15th that there was an issue with the government and seaplane service was being suspended for a period of time. TOA stepped up to the plate and got us...More

1  Thank coblewl
FlyTropicOcean, Guest Relations Manager at Tropic Ocean Airways, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2017

Hi, I am sorry to hear you were affected by our recent issue with the Bahamian government. We offered all guests affected by this temporary change multiple options to make up for the inconvenience. One being to have Tropic Ocean Airways find the next best...More

Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

We had such a wonderful time Our pilots were all wonderful knowledgeable and pleasent We flew out on a Sunday and back on a Thursday The process coming and going is super organized and so fast Flying back we had bad weather so they had...More

Thank Melissa P
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We booked this RT from MIA to Bimini, having seen the plane land and take off next to Marina at Resorts World Bimini so many times. We booked on-line and it was painless. 8 seater plus pilot and co pilot. Check-in at MIA Seaplane Base...More

2  Thank Trvlchnnl
FlyTropicOcean, Guest Relations Manager at Tropic Ocean Airways, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Hi, we are happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience. Could you please clarify a couple of issues you are having with us so we may clear it up as soon as possible? Did you call a representative from Tropic Ocean Airways or Resorts...More

Reviewed 1 May 2017

Flying with Tropic was one of the best travel experiences I have ever encountered. They are truly a first class company from the entire flying process, all the staff, their planes, and the service. Everything is taken care of for you from your car valet,...More

Thank Briana G
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Want to be treated to a GREAT EXPERIENCE, Fly Tropic! We flew to Bimini this past week. Took off on a runway and landed on water at the resort (they use the resort docks). This had to be one of the best flights I have...More

1  Thank Frank L
Reviewed 28 January 2017

January 2017: Round Trip from Lauderdale to Bimini onTropic Ocean Air sea plane. Fantastic experience from start to finish. Customer service, booking, information/communication - awesome. The sea planes and pilots are top notch. Fun to do water landing to destination, then take off on the...More

1  Thank Glen s
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17 July 2017|
Response from underwater33019 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, we just saw your question. To be honest, I have no idea. I wish I knew the answer.
30 July 2015|
Response from FlyTropicOcean | Property representative |
Hi zamora73, We offer charter service to Old Bahama Bay Resort from Fort Lauderdale, our reservations team can provide a quote to you by phone 8007670897 or through the contact information flytropic com
Andy B
5 March 2015|
Response from FlyTropicOcean | Property representative |
We offer per seat rates including taxes and fees to Bimini from Fort Lauderdale every Friday and Sunday - for fares and schedules please visit our website flytropic com