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Snug Harbor Marina Boat Rentals

7536 Eastside Rd, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336-1701
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Group kayak trip - we saw ponies!

I called Snug Harbor at 8:30 one morning during a recent Chincoteague stay. I was hoping join an... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
CSW343
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Swarthmore, Pennsylvania
wonderful experience !

I expected a nice kayak tour...what I received was an educational and informative experience...by a... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2018
SGTAS
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Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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Snug Harbor Marina on Chincoteague Island offers motor boat rentals, kayak and canoe rentals and island tours. Snug Harbor Marina is located close to Assateague Wildlife Refuge and is the best location for rentals to explore the islands. Snug Harbor has a wide selection of boat rentals to pick from, they offer Carolina Skiffs and pontoon boats.
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  • Poor7%
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“kayak tour” (13 reviews)
“captain john” (4 reviews)
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7536 Eastside Rd, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336-1701
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I called Snug Harbor at 8:30 one morning during a recent Chincoteague stay. I was hoping join an group tour later in the day. I am so glad I followed the advice I was given and hustled over for the 9 o'clock tour. The tide...More

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Reviewed 3 May 2018

I expected a nice kayak tour...what I received was an educational and informative experience...by a wonderful and knowledgable guide. She intuitively knew when to share her knowledge and when to share the quiet of the water and the birds. I couldn't wait to get back...More

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Reviewed 8 December 2017

we took island tour captain john was great was very informative we were only one on very nice pontoon boat with luxury seating got some real nice pictures of horses and a large eagle just a few feet away.

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Reviewed 1 October 2017

Our kayak tour was with Basia. She was amazing! She can answer any questions you may have about the area, including great restaurant recommendations! We were able to get so close to the horses and get great photos! There were so many species of birds...More

1  Thank GGtravel99
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Reviewed 24 September 2017

We made reservations and the trip left a little late as we were expecting another couple. The tour pace was perfect. The kayaks in good condition and clean. The guide was informative and flexible. She spotted ponies right away and we saw a group of...More

1  Thank Regina801
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

We rented a 2 person kayak here to do some wildlife photography. We really were pleased at the price and also, how friendly and knowledgable the staff was. We will be back!

1  Thank 1happykat
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

We traveled to Chincoteague Island for one night to see the wild ponies on our way to Virginia Beach; however, the weather was not holding up well for us. Our kayak tour was scheduled weeks in advance, but the day came and it was very...More

1  Thank Jennifer B
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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

We rented a Carolina Skiff for two days many weeks ahead of our vacation. Earlier that morning, a Monday morning, there was a small craft advisory and the weather wasn't the greatest. Understanding this type of rental is like booking a vacation rental, you are...More

1  Thank Ed W
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Reviewed 6 July 2017

I found the website quite by accident while planning a trip to Williamsburg. I've always wanted to go to Chincoteague (especially after reading Misty of Chincoteague when I was little) and thought the kids might enjoy a side trip up from Williamsburg. We headed up...More

1  Thank Craig B
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Reviewed 20 June 2017

We booked a private kayak tour Saturday morning and Diane took the three of us out- It was a lovely morning on the water- informative and comfortable and we got pretty close to the horses! Booking was easy and friendly and the staff is really...More

1  Thank MeganMcReynolds
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Owen D
8 May 2015|
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Response from CaptJohnchincoteague | Property representative |
Hi there, We are open 7am and all the boats need to back by 5pm. We have Carolina Skiffs, pontoon boats, kayaks, canoes, stand up paddle boards as well as guided eco kayak tours and nature boat tours, Pony Tours and sunset... More
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