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Address: 25991 W. Perdido Ave., Orange Beach, AL 36561
Phone Number: 251-550-8000
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First of all the staff is very nice and accomodating. I called 3 times to reschedule (I know that can be annoying), and there was not a problem at all. Since you get there the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 20, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

First of all the staff is very nice and accomodating. I called 3 times to reschedule (I know that can be annoying), and there was not a problem at all. Since you get there the staff make you feel like they are happy you are there. They go out of their way to please you. Even the dolphins like Cetacean... More 

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Benton, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

We took the 2 hour cruise to see dolphins. Got so close that when I leaned over the side of boat, I got sprayed. Wonderful people, so knowledgeable, and so eager to answer questions. Gave great recommendations for restaurants as well

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MILFORD
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Great staff, very caring and knowledgable. We took young kids on the dolphin and nature cruise and we all enjoyed it! We saw dolphins up close in their natural habitat.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

VERY mom and pop... VERY cool and personable. We saw four groups of dolphins, great scenery, and heard dozens of "dad jokes."

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Don't let the website scare you aware about the dolphin SMART program they follow. We chose this place because of that and they didn't disappoint. We had dolphins along side our boat for the majority of the cruise. Cruise is a bad word though we stayed in neutral and floating with them to ensure they did not get hurt or... More 

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Nashville, Arkansas
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

We had a wonderful tour! I highly recommend it. Reasonably priced and they gave us the tour that they told us about. Could not be any better satisfied. Friendly people from start to finish.

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Tyler
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Our captain, Eric, was the best, as was his assistant Rachel. We enjoyed the boat ride and saw dolphins several times. My favorite part of this was that they are conscientious of the environment and the animals. They offer dolphin info and give you history of the area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Great time!! Adults loved it and so did the kids. I would definitely recommend friends to check it out. Captain and deckhand are awesome with the kids and very interactive. Thanks for showing my family a great time.

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Taylor, Arkansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 via mobile

Our family enjoyed the relaxing cruise among the calm backwaters. The captain and deck hand were very friendly, knowledgeable, and exhibited great concern for the dolphins. I learned a lot about dolphins and other marine life. Our children had a wonderful time and we will go back!!!

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Bloomfield, KY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

There are plenty of sunset/dolphin cruises in the area, but this one is very unique because you are aboard a 52' catamaran sailboat. Not only is the tour much quieter than power boats trips, but the dolphins seem to know and want to swim around this boat. The captain even has many of them identified and named. For less than... More 

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Address: 25991 W. Perdido Ave., Orange Beach, AL 36561
Phone Number: 251-550-8000
Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Orange Beach

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