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Portage Lakes Cruises

562 Portage Lakes Dr, Akron, OH 44319-2258
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Very nice cruise

Our family went on a two-hour tour of the lakes with Judy on one of her pontoon boats. The boat... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
KLRP
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Hudson, Ohio
Relaxing cruise on beautiful late summer day!

Judy our captain gave us history of the area as we viewed beautiful Lake Houses and the awesome... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
Lou A
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Poland, Ohio
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Pontoon boat tours, customized daily to suit your group or join in public tours on M-W-F. Clean and comfortable 24'boats with friendly and safe captains who share information about the history, wildlife, and local events. Scenic beauty on a chain of seven lakes with refreshments included. Additional breakfast, lunch and dinner options available or stop at lakeside eateries. Season May 1 thru September 30. The Portage Princess, a large tour boat carrying up to 45 people is available for Private tours and parties. Adding in 2018 is Live on the Lakes, with live acoustic music and Karaoke designed for adults - every Thursday departing from The Upper Deck at 6pm. See details and reserve your spaces on our web site: PortageLakesCruises.com
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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562 Portage Lakes Dr, Akron, OH 44319-2258
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Our family went on a two-hour tour of the lakes with Judy on one of her pontoon boats. The boat was comfortable, the trip was relaxing, and Judy was a terrific guide, with extensive knowledge of both the lakes themselves and many of the surrounding...More

Thank KLRP
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shetravels4922, Owner at Portage Lakes Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks so much for taking the time to post this review. Your group was so much fun to visit with while cruising on the Lakes. Hope we'll see you all again and again - maybe make this an annual event for Mom's birthday!! Judy

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Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Judy our captain gave us history of the area as we viewed beautiful Lake Houses and the awesome beauty of nature on the lakes.

Thank Lou A
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

We loved this cruise and Captain Kay! It helps that the Captain is a native of the area. Very informative about the neighborhoods surrounding the lakes, now and in years gone by. I sure found out why we personally would not be able to live...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Signed up for the public cruise with our family living in the area. It was a great tour of the Lakes and the beautiful homes on the Lakes. Judy was a great captain. Would recommend for all ages.

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Reviewed 12 July 2017

Wanted to see the lakes while home for a visit. Signed up to do the public cruise. We had to deal with weather but Judy made sure we got our cruise in before our vacation was over. Cathy was the captain for us and was...More

Thank Jodie D
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shetravels4922, Owner at Portage Lakes Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Jodie, thanks so much for your comments and for mentioning your captain by name. I know they appreciate that and I like hearing that they are providing great service. Come again next time you're in town. Judy

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Reviewed 17 June 2017

Our whole experience with Portage Lakes Cruises was terrific. Judy was great to work with in arranging the details of our trip. All things were considered for the hot day - shaded area to sit, umbrella, hand held fans, water spritzer bottle and plenty of...More

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shetravels4922, Owner at Portage Lakes Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2017

Thanks so much for taking the time to write such an eloquent review. It is our goal in life and in business to provide people with the best experience they can have in an excursion on a pontoon boat in our portage Lakes. In doing...More

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Reviewed 29 May 2017

My husband and I and our friends went on a public cruise today. The owner, Judy was our captain. We had a great time! She was very knowledgeable about the area and very skilled. The boat was spotless! She had water and chips for us....More

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Reviewed 21 September 2016

Beautiful and relaxing cruise on the Portage Lakes! Very pleasant captain and second mate. Great service. Attention to our needs and the details. Thank you!

Thank Robert H
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shetravels4922, Owner at Portage Lakes Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2016

So glad you enjoyed the experience. Come again.

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Reviewed 19 September 2016

We were looking for something fun to do when visiting our daughter at Kent State and as a birthday gift for my mother. I came across Portage Lakes Cruises while searching the internet and as you can see here Judy and her cruises have EXCELLENT...More

Thank EdBach
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Reviewed 15 September 2016

This cruise was a gift from our daughter to her dad to celebrate his birthday. It was a great day. Beautiful surroundings. We've lived in the area for decades and had no idea about this gem. Captain Judy was a wonderful hostess with lots of...More

Thank Rita W
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Eileen C
8 August 2016|
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Response from pas | Reviewed this property |
Sorry - just saw this email. Please call Judy, the owner, at 330-760-0270.
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Joyce K
12 July 2016|
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Response from augustjasmine | Reviewed this property |
Hi Joyce, Please contact the Judy, the owner, at (330) 760-0270. She is super nice and will be able to help. She has 3 different sized boats. We had the largest one - VIP - for the 3 of us, and it was great fun!!
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