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Gator Bait Airboat Adventures

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County Road 512, Vero Beach, FL 32966
+1 772-766-2629
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I went down to visit some family and we filled up the boat. Young and old we all enjoyed ourselves... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cheryl M
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Douglasville, Georgia, United States
Dad's birthday

We went on an hour long airboat ride with Capt Tom for my dad's birthday. It was an awesome time... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Steve C
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Vero Beach's "premier" airboat adventure tour. Gator Bait is the fun, informative, and interactive tour for all ages. Our mission statement is to ensure all guests have a wonderful time experiencing the beauty of the marsh and its wildlife. We guarantee alligator sightings on our brand new custom built Floral City airboat equipped with talk around headsets. Call us today to schedule your tour and "See it with a Real Florida Native."
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“air boat” (29 reviews)
“baby alligators” (23 reviews)
“all ages” (23 reviews)
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Hours Today: 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
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County Road 512, Vero Beach, FL 32966
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+1 772-766-2629
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I went down to visit some family and we filled up the boat. Young and old we all enjoyed ourselves. Beautiful, amazing and wow.

Thank Cheryl M
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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

We went on an hour long airboat ride with Capt Tom for my dad's birthday. It was an awesome time. Everyone had fun. We saw a lot of gators, birds, fish and other wildlife. Capt Tom was very knowledgeable and obviously knew where to find...More

Thank Steve C
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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Capt Tom had the gators right off the launch. Very comfortable boat ride and very knowledgeable guide. All 14 board had an awesome time I highly recommend this tour company in airboat ride. Will definitely hit them up again when we come back to South...More

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Reviewed 1 July 2018

This was a very educational and fun trip through the Everglades. We even got to see some gators in their natural habitat. The guide took us to the nest of the biggest gator, but he wasn't home. It was amazing how the gators trampled the...More

Thank Judy D
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

They give everyone a headset, including a four year old who is so excited to see everything that they will point everything out. Toward the end of the tour, the captain told us that we had to keep my son quiet. OK, that's fine. You're...More

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Bill S, Manager at Gator Bait Airboat Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

So, we should not give children a headset because your son could not control his talking, singing or whatever he was doing into the headset? We should make sure children's microphones don't work? Well that doesn't sound very appropriate to us. We encourage children to...More

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Reviewed 25 March 2018

Great day on the water. The boat captain was great with the kids on the trip. He had great commentary on what we were seeing (birds, gators, more gators, big gators, little gators). We had fantastic weather and were able to see many species of...More

1  Thank Sandy L
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Saw alligators, a lot of birds and had a great set of information given to us by the boatdriver. Nice ride with a lot to see and experience. Suitable for all! Enjoyed it very much!

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Reviewed 22 January 2018

My wife and I went on this airboat ride and loved it! You won’t be disappointed. Make sure you dress casual.

Thank leonard g
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Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Wow is the first thing I said when we did this ride - what a super experience ! The information is well presented and there is so much to learn apart from enjoying the ride. It can get very cold so take a jacket. Nothing...More

1  Thank 365giannad
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Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Great air boat ride. Very informative, captain Bill was very knowledgeable and also entertaining. Grand children loved the trip, seeing alligators, birds, etc.

1  Thank Gail H
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rielygirl1
27 March 2017|
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Response from Cynthia R | Property representative |
We do not have a 2 hour tour on the airboat. Only 1 hour which is $45.00 per adult and $40.00 per child ages 12 and under. Thank you.
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rielygirl1
27 March 2017|
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Response from Tom N |
I do not believe the offer 2 hour tours on a regular basis . You would have to call and determine if they would do a private tour for 2 hours. He normally fills the boat or close to it that is why it is priced that way.I... More
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Mamaofseven2015
30 January 2015|
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Response from Bridget R | Reviewed this property |
Our tour was in the mid-late morning and was awesome, but I think no matter what time you go you'll get to see many different types of wildlife. It was so much fun!
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