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Tiki Taxi of Sarasota

509 Tamiami Trl N, Docked at Dockside Waterfront Grill, Venice, FL 34285-6071
+1 941-400-2331
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No Taxi Like Tiki Taxi

Tiki Taxi is an absolute blast! I have spent 25 summers in Venice Florida and when Captain Eric... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Darlene U
via mobile
Awesome family fun!

Our family of 4 (2 young kids) had a fantastic 2 hour boat trip! As soon as we stepped onto the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
16erinv
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Capt. Eric is U.S Coast Guard licensed (50 Ton Master) Specializing in Custom Tours, Sightseeing, Sunsets, Tikis, Restaurants, Girls Day, Special Occasions for all Ages throughout Sarasota County. The boat is a Sportsman 23' center console with a Yamaha 250 Hp outboard engine with plenty of comfortable seating and 2 coolers stocked with ice so you can bring any drinks and snacks you wish. The boat is equipped with Awesome sound system with Bluetooth capability.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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509 Tamiami Trl N, Docked at Dockside Waterfront Grill, Venice, FL 34285-6071
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+1 941-400-2331
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"beautiful sunset"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Tiki Taxi is an absolute blast! I have spent 25 summers in Venice Florida and when Captain Eric came to town with Tiki Taxi, I knew that the days I would soon spend on his boat would be my favorite days. I have been on...More

Thank Darlene U
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family of 4 (2 young kids) had a fantastic 2 hour boat trip! As soon as we stepped onto the dock both kids said, “Can we do this again?!” Yes, we can! The adults enjoyed the beautiful scenery, beach homes and brews, while the...More

Thank 16erinv
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was my fifth trip out on the tiki taxi and, as usual, it was a fantastic trip. Captain Eric is fun and friendly and willing to accommodate pretty much whatever you want to do. He’s excellent at what he does and knowledgeable of the...More

Thank Leah M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Thanks Captain Eric! My family and I had a blast! Will definitely be doing it again! Good music (rock on!), very well-informed of the areas we visited and super clean boat! We'll see you again for sure!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We called Captain Eric on a Sunday morning at 7:30. We were in his boat by 9:15. We went on a fabulous two hour trip that included the back waters an of Venice and Nokomis and the gulf. We ventured to Sarasota while being educated...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow, Tiki Taxi and Captain Eric could not have been better! I recently went to Venice for a bachelorette party and we chose the Tiki Taxi as one of our afternoon activities. I'm pretty sure it was the highlight of everyone's trip! Captain Eric's boat...More

Thank mchammer349
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked this trip for a three hour tour (no pun intended) with Captain Eric for our friend's bachelorette party. The boat was beautiful, the destinations were laid back and very fun. Eric was kind and made sure we had whatever we needed to enjoy...More

Thank Chelshendy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Captain Eric was wonderful! My friends and I were in Florida for a bachelorette party and the tiki taxi was the highlight of our trip! He was very personable and fun and had great music! HIGHLY reccomend this if you are in the area!

Thank Kate W
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Captain Eric of Tiki Taxi gave us the best boat trip ever! He is very professional and personable! He gave us lots interesting of information on the area. It was so much fun! He is a great captain and we will definitely use him again...More

Thank Salley B
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Reviewed 8 June 2018

We enjoyed a 2 hour long cruise with our parents and Captain Eric this morning. Captain Eric had the boat ready for us when we arrived and gave us a great tour of the area while keeping all of our favorite artists' music playing. The...More

Thank Jeff G
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RevStef
26 May 2018|
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Response from tikitaxiofsarasota | Property representative |
Not at this time
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Eileen L
23 February 2018|
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Response from tikitaxiofsarasota | Property representative |
2 hours/ $200 for up to six passengers Total cost..
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Van L
26 March 2017|
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Response from tikitaxiofsarasota | Property representative |
The tour can be as long as you like. I usually travel intracoastal waterway and also the Gulf depending upon weather... $100 an hour up to six people, most passengers choose 2 hr with sightseeing/ dolphin watching..you can... More
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