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  • Average1%
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Duffy of San Diego has the largest Duffy electric boat fleet in San Diego providing rentals and charters of these world-class electric boats. Be Your Own Captain by renting one of our Duffy electric boats. It's the perfect way to enjoy an afternoon...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
1548 Quivira Way, San Diego, CA 92109-8305
+1 888-582-6080
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 16 September 2015

What a wonderful experience!! Such a carefree & relaxing way to tour Mission Bay. Their 22' Duffy is in mint condition and so spacious that it could easily have seated 12 even though we were just a party of four. Our captain Devin was very...More

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Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 5 April 2016

The high rating surprises me; I think most reviewers here haven't tried the alternatives, so they don't know they're getting ripped off. With Duffy, here's what you're getting: * This is a novelty item for retirees, not a real boat. You have ugly plastic sheet...More

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Bill G, Owner at Duffy of San Diego, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2016

In response to this person's obtuse review. This person indeed rented a boat from us and brought it back with a cigarette burn on the driver's side cushion and was clearly a burn hole. What this person fails to remember is that I was the...More

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This was honestly such a good find! We were celebrating 2 30th birthday parties and looking for something fun to do during the day. We had 6 ppl, we got 4 bottles of wine and had plenty of snacks to go around. We also got...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Went for my boyfriend's 22 birthday for a lunch tour and it was very fun! Make sure to remember to BYOB!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly and helpful staff. A great experience for a bachelorette party. Brought our own snacks and drinks. The boat we had was equipped with bluetooth which was awesome to connect our music to.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Billy is the owner and awesome guy. He is really helpful and wants everyone to have a good time. He offered us a discount and the staff was very knowledgeable. The boat was super clean, all the functions worked, and the boat was luxurious. Definitely...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely amazing, always a great relaxing trap when riding the duffy, will differently come again.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our second time taking the boat out on the bay! The staff were friendly and courteous and got us on the water at our planned departure time and gave us great instructions. We were able to take the 4:30pm boat ride and get...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everything about our day with Duffy of San Diego was enjoyable. The employees were great, the boat was spotless and overall we had a reall great experience. Will be returning soon!!!!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first rental experience and it was amazing! Great check in and check out friendly service , easy and fun.We packed a picnic and took a tour of the bay admiring the sea lions and picturesque scenery.We'll definitely be back.Thank you so much.

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Thank Cindy B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We truly enjoyed our relaxing yet interesting trip on the Duffy. We went around Mission Bay. It was reasonably priced and included a bottle of wine with cheese crackers etc.Devin the captain was very nice to spend time with. Would recommend.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

10/10 experience. I went for my 21st birthday and Duffy Boat was the perfect fit to have a good time celebrating and enjoying the beautiful sunset. Recommend going later than earlier!

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4 March 2017|
Response from Bill G | Property representative |
Hello, no there is not. We only operate on the calm waters of Mission Bay. Thank you. Billy