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Address: 1114 West Bay Road, George Town, Grand Cayman
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+1 345-945-6975
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With over 60 years in business, Captain Marvin's Watersports are the...

With over 60 years in business, Captain Marvin's Watersports are the original stingray-friendly watersports company on the island.We are delighted to show you the wonders of Stingray City, as well as beautiful coral formations, colorful fish and sea life with our world-famous crew helping you all the way. Experience the tour of a lifetime--there is no other place on earth like Stingray City! Come on aboard and see our clear blue water, exotic fish, stingrays and experience for yourself some old-fashioned Caymanian hospitality.

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Stingray City Experience Plus Two Snorkeling Stops
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Stingray City Experience Plus One Snorkeling Stop
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Stingray City and Snorkel Tour With Lunch

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Snorkel and stringray

Awesome! Boat, staff and sites were great! It was great for all ages, adults and children. They were very attentive. Thanks for a very fun time and we highly recommended this... read more

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Colorado, United States
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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Awesome! Boat, staff and sites were great! It was great for all ages, adults and children. They were very attentive. Thanks for a very fun time and we highly recommended this outing for all!

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Harrisburg, PA
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I was on a cruise and booked this independently as it came highly recommended. It ended up being so much cheaper than the excursion through the cruise line. The office was very close to the pier (1 block or so) and checking in was easy. We were taken to the boat via a small air-conditioned bus. The trip took about... More 

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Alabama
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We did the stingray city + 2 snorkel stops. It was a lot of fun. Cost was reasonable. The boat was not overcrowded. The crew was friendly and helpful.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on the 3 stop snorkeling trip with a stop at Stingray City. Can't miss visiting Sting Ray City

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cost is reasonable and service good for this tour. The guys running it seemed knowledgeable and were friendly, happily talking to the tourists and answering questions. Drinks are provided on the tour, as well as squid to feed the stingrays. Only two minor gripes 1. The tour was due to start at 1:30pm but a group of four were late... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a wonderful experience at Captain Marvin's! We were nervous as this was our first booking off the cruise ship that was not booked through the shore excursion. We were scheduled to head for Sting Ray City at 10, but we arrived early, about 9:20, expecting lines, reservation issues, etc. We booked through Viator, and they had sent us an... More 

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Edmonton
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Swimming with the stingrays was kind of cool. Snorkel at the Barrier Reef was disappointing, snorkel at Coral Gardens was much better. If going, go on the last sail of the day as by then the cruise ship traffic has cleared out. A little pricey but what isn't these days. USB with photos expensive-$60 USD Would I do it again,... More 

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Thank Sheila B
Denver, Colorado
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Guides were Joe and Michael. Very friendly and professional, and highly competent. Small group. More than ample time with rays and snorkeling after. Outstanding photos taken by Joe available for extra $$. Well worth it. Recommend this excursion without reservation. Captain Marvin's knows how to do this.

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Thank JGarrison2251
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We cruised on a ship that only stopped in a Georgetown for a few hours. Captain Marvin's arranged a special shorter tour that only makes two stops for passengers on this cruise line. Even though we knew it was short going in, I don't think we got our full time in each location, especially the coral garden (which was beautiful).... More 

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San Diego, California
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent experience. The crew was absolutely fantastic. They took great care of us at Stingray City and at both snorkeling locations. They did a personal photo shoot with every guest at Stingray City, so be ready to smile. The snorkeling was really good and they helped us out with tips beforehand. Highly recommend.

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