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1620 East Buena Vista Drive, Orlando, FL 32830
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All reviews disney springs boathouse restaurant unique experience minute tour offer rides captain tom small lake once in a lifetime fun ride boat ride gift shop amphicars boats launch amphibious driver land
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took a fabulous spin around the Disney Springs lake in a vintage Amphibicar! We’ve seen these cars for years on TV and at car shows but never thought we’d get a chance to actually get to take off intothe water in one. When our son...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 31 October 2018

The amphibious car is amazing, they go full speed into the water and then is calm and relaxation. You can bring your drink from the restaurant! It was $120 for the ride. A bit expensive, but you're in disney downtown so is what you can...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank DavidGloss
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

What a surprise, being a fish house was looking forward to some amazing fish. We started with the shrimp, over cook /hard as a rock:-(. The calamari was wonderful. Finish with the lobster roll, over cooked again lobster should be tender and sweet not like...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Amphicar Launch next to the Boathouse in Disney Springs is a great 25 minute boat ride in a car. Be sure to save your receipt when you eat at the Boathouse. You will save a little $$. It’s a little pricing ($106 after the savings)...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank u2lemon78
Reviewed 21 September 2018

After a excellent meal at the Boathouse Restaurant, I took my two grandkids, and my daughter and son in-law on the Water Adventure ride. Had a $25 discount from the restaurant. We hopped into the amphibious car they took photos then down the ramp into...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank bkurtz7
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

My wife and I took our grandchildren to Orlando last month and my wife indicated this is the one thing she wanted most of all. The cost does seem a bit high, but the experience is one you will never forget. The captain was a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ric C
Reviewed 28 August 2018

It was really fun to experience an Amphicar. The captain was very kind to our little boy who he let touch all the rubber ducks and knobs and whistles. He also put up an umbrella because the sun was scorching. It's pretty pricey but it...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Worth every penny, we did it at night, sailing around the perimeter of the lake. We all loved it so if you have the chance do it...

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jonathond204
Reviewed 3 July 2018

We've been to Disney dozens of times, so we wanted to do something different this trip. We were only in for the day, so we decided to take The Boathouse car/boat ride. $125 for a 20-25 minute tour of the lake at Disney Springs. What...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank pinkyknowsnaples
Reviewed 7 June 2018

This is such a fun ride! Not a coaster, not Space Mountain, but unlike anything else. And being in Disney Springs, you don't even have to pay park admission! You buy the tickets in the shop next to the restaurant, and you can get a...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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13 January 2019|
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Response from bkurtz7 | Reviewed this property |
For the boat ride we just purchased the tickets after dinner.
Richard R
17 June 2018|
Response from c5mjb | Reviewed this property |
That's per ride, which can include up to 3 passengers.
Richard R
17 June 2018|
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Response from motorcity70 | Reviewed this property |
Per ride. You and two others can go.