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Commander Zodiac

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232 S Sea Pines Dr, South Beach Marina, Hilton Head, SC 29928-4004
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We had the BEST time during our outing. We have taken numerous water excursions and this by far was... read more

Reviewed yesterday
JYoung4270
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Lewis Center, Ohio
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Great time on the vanishing island!

We went to Hilton Head for the first time and booked the vanishing island excursion with Captain... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
JCCMilwaukee_WI
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Milwaukee, WI
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Come explore the enchanting low country aboard Hilton Head Island's original Zodiac raft ride. Experience the facinating world of Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphins and witness incredible marine wildlife in their natural habitat. A truly educational and envionmental experience for the entire family. We have been in business for over 30 years, so come join us for a unforgettable adventure!
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232 S Sea Pines Dr, South Beach Marina, Hilton Head, SC 29928-4004
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had the BEST time during our outing. We have taken numerous water excursions and this by far was THE best!! Our guide, Todd Coulter, was fun, engaging, and patient with us - we asked a lot of questions LOL. We took the Dauguskie Sandbar...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We went to Hilton Head for the first time and booked the vanishing island excursion with Captain Todd. I was a little worried about the small vessel as I get motion sickness but had no problems with the 2 hour tour. We saw dolphins, fiddler...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Every year we take a ride with Commander Zodiac and we’ve never been disappointed. I think this was our 14th year. ❤️ Visiting the dolphins with Commander Zodiac!!!!

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CommanderZodiac, Owner at Commander Zodiac, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much for coming back every year!!!!! We look forward to seeing you again next year and so glad you enjoyed your visit!!!!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We'd all been out on these waters before, many years ago when hiring a jet ski was the probably first item on the agenda. But in our dotage, the 4 of us were looking for something more sedate and the opportunity to see various animals...More

Thank Allan B
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CommanderZodiac, Owner at Commander Zodiac, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your thorough and kind review. We are so glad you enjoyed your experience with us! Please come back and see us on your next trip to the States!!!!!!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great time on our dolphin tour with our guide Todd. He was nothing short of professional and helpful on our ride. We enjoyed a ride out into the sound where we saw a number of dolphins, devil rays, and other marine life....More

Thank Matthew B
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CommanderZodiac, Owner at Commander Zodiac, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your patronage! We look forward to seeing you soon!!!!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great trip with Commander Zodiac, located in South Beach Marina. We were a large family group of 11 divided into 2 boats. A reservation was made in advance. Scott was our personal guide on our boat of 6. He was fabulous. He...More

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CommanderZodiac, Owner at Commander Zodiac, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for spending part of your family vacation with us! We’re so glad you enjoyed your trip! Please come visit us again!!!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The dolphin tour is something that we have done for the past 5 years. It is one of those DON’T MISS experiences. Todd is our favorite guide and is very informative. The boat ride is beautiful, and there are always many playful dolphins on the...More

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CommanderZodiac, Owner at Commander Zodiac, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for continuing to visit with us and being a part of the Commander Zodiac family! We look forward to seeing you the next time y’all are in town!!!!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We signed up last minute for the Commander Zodiac dolphin tour. It was the highlight of our visit! After traveling a short distance out into the waterway, we immediately found dolphins. The small craft, close to the surface, meant we could quickly maneuver to get...More

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CommanderZodiac, Owner at Commander Zodiac, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We’re so glad you enjoyed your time with us! We hope to see you again the next time y’all are in town!!!! Thank you!!!

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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

My family and I (mom, step dad, and my boyfriend) literally just stepped off of this tour about 45 mins ago. I can’t even begin to put into words how much we enjoyed this tour! My boyfriend and I went to a cheaper option two...More

Thank Jessica H
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CommanderZodiac, Owner at Commander Zodiac, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the love! Please come see us again and we’ll make sure to get you with Captain Travis!!!!

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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Scott was our captain for our one hour Zodiac tour! He was really knowledgeable and very entertaining! We will visit again the next time we are at Hilton Head! We saw lots of dolphins and sea birds! Thanks for the great experience! Dawn, Ing, Corinne...More

Thank Dawn E
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CommanderZodiac, Owner at Commander Zodiac, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you!!! We look forward to seeing you again! So glad you enjoyed your excursion!!!!!

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rjaiyea
5 May 2018|
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Response from CommanderZodiac | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. There are more Dolphins around in the summer and August is a great time to see them. Please let us know when you will be here and we'll be happy to help you get set up with a great tour for... More
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sandy d
3 May 2018|
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Response from CommanderZodiac | Property representative |
Absolutely! Definitely a kid friendly trip and we provide life jackets of all sizes!!!! Give us a call to book your excursion! We look forward to hearing from you!!
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