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Tropic Star Cruises

16498 Tortuga St, Jug Creek Marina, Bokeelia, FL 33922-1607
+1 239-283-0015
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Good Time

Good service and on time. I wish they had better organization with all the passengers gear but I... read more

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Reviewed yesterday
Julia C
FUN

it was a great ride going back and forth, the crew was informative,funny and fun...............This... read more

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
cukyncrm
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Pembroke Pines, Florida
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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16498 Tortuga St, Jug Creek Marina, Bokeelia, FL 33922-1607
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Reviewed yesterday

Good service and on time. I wish they had better organization with all the passengers gear but I would definitely take this ferry again.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it was a great ride going back and forth, the crew was informative,funny and fun...............This is the third time we have taken the Tropic Star and it has always been nice. They put music, made jokes and explained all the points of interest that we...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice cruise! Entertaining and peaceful. First rode in 1997, even got to meet our captain from back then at the dock!

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Thank Missy M
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Wonderful experience. Amazing location. Both captains very nice and knowledgable. The beach is unlike any other I've seen down here in swfl.

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Thank Melanie J
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Loved our cruise. Loved Capt. Joe! Informative, entertaining! Gorgeous waterway. Dolphins manatees. The best!!

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Reviewed 6 May 2017

The ferry ride to the island was very quick and the Captain was very friendly through his loading of all my gear to stay in a cabin to his stories of local history. He was concise on instructions for the return trip, which was going...More

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Reviewed 4 May 2017

Capt Rick was great, boat was very comfortable and Gulf waters off Cayo Costa beautiful! Would recommend and go again.

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Reviewed 2 May 2017

Very happy with the staff and the ride. Very helpful and very organized. Thank you! From the Valdes Party of 3!

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Reviewed 27 April 2017

It was our second time using tropic star to get to Cayo Costa we were traveling with two toddlers and Captain Joe was the best not only did he take great care of us and our kids but he gave us a great lunch recommendation...More

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Reviewed 27 April 2017

We booked a day trip to Cayo Costa state park and took the Tropic Star boat tour to get there. This is a HIGHLY RECOMMENDED activity. The captain was very friendly and kept us entertained on the ride over by telling island stories and folklore....More

Thank midnite12
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gailisler6976
i am looking to purchase a ticke as a wedding gift for my nephew and his bride to be they will be staying in bokeelia. Which cruise would be most romantic.
13 April 2017|
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Response from Beaches1785 | Reviewed this property |
Depends on what they like. I took the cruise to spend the day at Cayo Costa Island and I would do that again in a heartbeat over eating but that's me. This is a great place to spend the day and walk the island and collecting... More
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knowtimelikenow
I've been on the trip to cayo costa out of jug creek marina before, and will be again at the end of march for a week long camping trip. My question is about the little ship store at Jug Creek Marina, does anyone know if they sell butane/propane for small camp stove? I don't have a lot of time to catch the ferry, so I was hoping to cut out an extra stop. And I only need a canister
18 February 2017|
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Response from Jank2012 | Reviewed this property |
I'd call them and ask, particularly since the store is so small.
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Lu Anne G
What is cost of trip?
9 May 2016|
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Response from Lawnwife | Reviewed this property |
We paid $32 per person, round trip to Cayo Costa. Well worth it if you want to lay in the sun, go shelling, swim. Nothing there though so take whatever (picnic, chairs...) you want to have while there.
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