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Charlotte Harbor Tours

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7080 Placida Rd, Aquamarina At Palm Harbour, Englewood, FL 33946-2501
+1 941-830-1972
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Took a sunset cruise with Capt Ross. Very relaxing 2 and a half hour ride. He was very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
artiecheez
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Capt Ross was very knowledgeable of the area, the family had a great time. He made the trip... read more

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We specialize in private boat charters in the Lemon Bay area in Englewood. Our trips include day sightseeing trips, dolphin tours, and sunset cruises. Our trips last approximately two and a half hours. Our vessel, the "Bonnie Joy" is a beautiful twenty six foot boat with plenty of room and comfortable seating for six passengers.
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“captain ross” (59 reviews)
“sunset cruise” (26 reviews)
“lemon bay” (32 reviews)
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7080 Placida Rd, Aquamarina At Palm Harbour, Englewood, FL 33946-2501
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"his knowledge"
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"fantastic sunset"
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"great trip"
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"cape haze"
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"local history"
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"numerous dolphins"
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"boca grande"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took a sunset cruise with Capt Ross. Very relaxing 2 and a half hour ride. He was very knowledgeable about the area. Saw dolphins, a stingray and even a bald eagle. Beautiful sunset a bonus. Definitely recommend this trip. Thank you Ross for a wonderful...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Capt Ross was very knowledgeable of the area, the family had a great time. He made the trip unrushed, relaxing and very enjoyable. The Family loved the boat trip. We saw dolphins, birds and great sights. Will defiantly be going on trips with Capt Ross...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My Husband , Daughter and myself thoroughly enjoyed our boat trip on Wednesday, captain Ross is a lovely guy and full of knowledge about the area he also knows where to see the wildlife, It was just perfect and relaxing and lovely to see wild...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter & I took the Dolphin viewing boat tour & were extremely pleased. We did see dolphins close up to the boat. It was amazing! Captain Ross was such a nice man & told us a lot about the dolphins. We thoroughly enjoyed the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a first time experience for me and my family. My kids were a little nervous since they’ve never been on a boat tour like this before. Captain Ross was fantastic...he explained everything before we left the dock. By the end of the evening,...More

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Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

I accidentally booked our tour on the wrong day and Captain Ross went out of his way to help salvage our vacation. The tour was worth every penny. Captain Ross has a vast knowledge of the local area and kept us interested the entire tour....More

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Reviewed 4 June 2018

This is the second time we have taken a trip with Captain Ross last year we took a sunset cruise my husband and I absolutely loved. This year we decided to go dolphin watching what can I say it was fab Captain Ross is so...More

Thank Barbara R
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Reviewed 14 May 2018

The trip you must take. Dolphins and birds too many to name them all. A calm ride under the control of Capt. Ross. He has a strong well mannered voice that lends itself to conversations. Capt. Ross knows the area well gives you more than...More

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Reviewed 8 May 2018

Captain Ross runs each tour privately and professionally. We had a great time. Sunset from the pass was breathtaking.

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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Amazing sunset tour with Captain Ross. We had a great time and will not hesitate to book another tour aboard the Bonnie Joy!

Thank Jan C
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Wendy B
13 April 2018|
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Response from bda1975 | Reviewed this property |
Captain Ross has several tours available at different price rates. Ours was a sunset cruise at $50 p/p. He is very flexible and we were able to change our day several times based on the weather. Again, as previously... More
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Katie P
12 April 2017|
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Response from Ross A | Property representative |
Hi Katie. If you could follow the link on TripAdvisor to go to our website and visit the "contact us" page then email or text me I can give you more information. Capt. Ross
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