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Commander Zodiac

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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...more
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232 S Sea Pines Dr, South Beach Marina, Hilton Head, SC 29928-4004
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+1 843-671-3344
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a wonderful experience! I've lived on Hilton Head for 35 years and have been on many a boat tour but I must say that this might have been the best experience on the water. To start, the boat was very comfortable..Scott, our captain was...More

Thank hiltnhd
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

Awesome experience with Captain Todd. The strand feeding of the dolphins was the ultimate treat to witness! Would definitely do again on our next visit to HHI!

Thank mlevister
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

There were just two of us but Commander Zodiac made the hour and a half tour available! I have been several times but see new things during each excursion. This trip was no exception. We saw so many dolphins and had the opportunity to see...More

Thank kathyw504
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

We have done the Comm Zodiac Disappearing Island tour 5 times now. We will continue to do it every time we come to the island. Although you’re doing the same thing it’s always different. We had Captain Tom this latest go around, he was absolutely...More

Thank Suldigity
Reviewed 6 September 2018

NOT for old folks with back problems or little kids. the lightweight raft runs pretty fast while you sit on the edges holding onto ropes and BANGING into wave after wave. parents to double duty to hang onto rope and kid. if the kid cries...More

Thank Blackhawkjxx7
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

My wife, kids and I went out on the Zodiak with Capt. Scott and had a nice time. It was fun wandering the big sandbar that's only exposed at low tide. Found a number of Sand dollars to take home, and quite a lot of...More

Thank Kurt B
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

By far the best dolphin tour I've taken! Captain Todd was the best. He was very informative and engaging. We saw over a dozen dolphins immediately upon getting to the open water so he brought us into the marsh and drove us around to view...More

Thank Daphney C
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

This was the best trip to see the dolphins I have ever been on. The captain told us so much information and it was almost like clock work everything he said about the dolphins happened almost on cue. The zodiac boat was so much fun...More

Thank dvgtravel1234
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We had Captain Todd, who was killer awesome, especially with kids. My daughter sat in the "Roller Coaster" seat and loved it. It's not really a roller coaster and mostly very smooth!! Just a term Captain Todd gave to make the seat more enticing and...More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

We went on a two-hour tour with Captain Todd. It was excellent!! There were two adults and children ages 4.5 and 7 and 19 yo disabled child with Down’s. I reserved the boat for just us and we had a superb private adventure. We saw...More

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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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