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River Lilly Cruises
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“old florida”(12 reviews)
“north fork”(11 reviews)
“his wife”(9 reviews)
The River Lilly is a 34-passenger pontoon boat, licensed by the U.S. Coast Guard and owned by Eddie and Stephanie Hamrick. Eddie is a U.S. Coast Guard licensed Captain. The cruise, on parts of the river so wild they were used in the James Bond film...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
River Park Marina, 500 E. Prima Vista Blvd., Port Saint Lucie, FL 34983
+1 772-489-8344
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Reviewed 10 February 2013

Every year I travel to the Treasure Coast area and every time I make a point to grab a spot on the River Lilly. Dana and Deena are wonderful hosts sharing their knowledge and experience with a relaxed, affable syle. You get an eyeful of...More

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Reviewed 30 January 2013

This trip is conducted by Dana and Deena Wade, a very experience couple! The launch site was lacking any noticeable sign from the road, but the directions on the website and given by phone were spot on. Once boarded, there was plenty of room on...More

Thank jherz
Reviewed 28 January 2013

There are other "scenic cruises" on the Treasure Coast, but none of them show you the spectacular natural beauty of the area like this one. In addition, there is no one who will show you more wildlife, and explain more about what you're seeing, than...More

2  Thank Walter34983
Reviewed 10 December 2012

We love going out on the River Lilly. The scenery on the river is spectacular. The birds and alligators are a delight to see and we were lucky enough to see a manatee. The Captain manuvers the boat to make sure everyone on the boat...More

2  Thank Jewel34982
Reviewed 16 April 2012

The river Lilly cruise was well worth the money spent - we saw at least a dozen alligators and equal number of turtles - and numerous birds of different kinds. The river and its surroundings are very scenic - and the boat operators know the...More

8  Thank DebSt_Pete
Reviewed 30 January 2012

Whenever we have house guests, we book an afternoon excursion on the River Lily. Trips on the St. Lucie River last 1 1/2 hours, and we've always seen Florida wildlife such as alligators, various turtle varieties, blue heron and other birds that live along the...More

15  Thank Randi M
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9 October 2017|
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Response from scottmil55 | Reviewed this property |
I have always called day of, reserved seats. Don't know if they have group rates. Lasts 1-1/2 to 2 hours. Run by husband and wife, easy to contact.
20 February 2017|
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Response from RiverLillyCruises | Property representative |
That's fine. It's bench style seating so it would need to be a small cooler. Please keep in mind that the cruise is 1.5 hours and we don't have restrooms on board.
2 January 2017|
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Response from dodgema | Property representative |
It's roughly 100 miles from Port Everglades, about 1 1/2 hours using the Turnpike. It's about the same distance from Port Canaveral, using I-95