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Black Hammock Adventures

2356 Black Hammock Fish Camp Rd, Oviedo, FL 32765-9510
+1 407-365-1244
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Guides are great and typically see a lot of gators.

The airboat ride is great and the information shared is very good as well. Several gators are... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Oviedo, Florida
Get a Glimpse of Real Florida

I had a couple family members visiting from Vermont and wanted to be sure they experienced an idea... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Black Hammock Adventures is an exciting "Real Florida" lakeside experience like nowhere else just outside the City Beautiful, Orlando! Our airboat rides will take you on a thrilling exploration of Lake Jesup which has the largest alligator population in Florida. Our airboats are U.S. Coast Guard approved and driven by Licensed Master Captains. Every airboat tour includes your own personalized photo (with your own camera) holding our resident baby gator, Lucy. Get 10% at the Black Hammock Restaurant using your airboat ride ticket stub. Great for the whole family! Our on-site restaurant serves up your favorite Florida delicacies fresh daily. Try our Catfish Nuggets, Gator Bites, or Bangin' Shrimp! The Lazy Gator bar is open seven days a week and serves 2-4-1 Margaritas all day every day. Book your event with us! Our venue provides a unique backdrop for your corporate outing, birthday, field trip and much more.
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  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
2356 Black Hammock Fish Camp Rd, Oviedo, FL 32765-9510
+1 407-365-1244
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The airboat ride is great and the information shared is very good as well. Several gators are almost always seen. I've also just visited the Black Hammock grounds as you can often see wild gators in the water as well as the parrots and gators...More

Thank stevebooker
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had a couple family members visiting from Vermont and wanted to be sure they experienced an idea of what it's like in Florida aside from theme parks. Although the first week of July is outrageously hot, and they didn't see any large gators, they...More

Thank LJH123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went on boat tour to see some gators.didnt see any but came back to sit at bar and Lanie was awesome. Gave us some tips and served great drinks.

Thank Geri S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Here from Seattle. Took a day off from theme parks to relax and do something different. Could have stayed by the hotel pool but chose to drive 45 minutes to Black Hammock. We checked in at gift shop and advised our best deal was to...More

Thank susie b
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

We went for the 9:45 airboat tour. Captain Ron was great. We were rained out the previous night so had the gator platter for dinner and came back the next morning. Staff was so nice and accommodating- all the kids loved seeing 20+ gators and...More

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

We loved the boat trip, it was so nice to see something other than a theme park! We did the hour trip and saw loads of alligators and a couple of turtles plus loads of birds. The only reason I'm not giving it a score...More

Thank combatchez
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

We bought a discounted ticket package online and this was everything it should have been. Good captain and great ride!

Thank Daytona_Mac
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

We travelled here as we wanted to experience viewing alligators in the wild. The place is approx 1 hour from Kissimmee, where we were staying. We booked the 30 minute airboat ride at a cost of approx $30 per adult including taxes. We picked a...More

Thank MrDonMac
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

This is the best place to watch a sunset & get a beer. I've never taken the airboat ride, but it's a beautiful lake and the boats look well maintained.

Thank L T
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

We only had a couple days to visit family and decided on taking an airboat ride. We chose Black Hammock because it was the closest to the in-laws house. Checked the website before we went and used the "buy three get one free" deal. We...More

Thank hark1203
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Gail M
14 January 2017|
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Response from Gary H | Reviewed this property |
They will get the person on...No worry.
28 March 2016|
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Response from Monica S | Reviewed this property |
Yes!! Especially if your child loves boat rides and seeing animals. There was another child about that age on the boat with us