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Address: 6040 Gulf of Mexico Drive, Longboat Key, FL 34228
Phone Number: 941-383-1311
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Description: Cannons Marina is located on Longboat Key, a beautiful barrier island just...
Cannons Marina is located on Longboat Key, a beautiful barrier island just off of Sarasota and Anna Maria. We have the area's best boat rentals, water skis and tubes for your day on the water. It's super fun and seriously easy to rent a boat by the day, week or month.Here at Cannons Marina, our mantra is simple: We’re passionate boating people! When you buy a boat or rent a boat from us, you’re dealing with an award-winning boat dealer who wants you to have the best and safest boating experience. We have impressive line-up of new boats for sale and used boats for sale, including Grady-White fishing boats, Jupiter Boats, Scout Boats, SouthWind Deck and Hybrid Deck Boats and Yamaha Motors. We also offer used boats, used yachts and yacht broker services. And if you are looking for a boat rental - we have the area’s nicest fleet of boat rentals for you and your family.
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A Day on the Water

We decided to rent a boat for the day to tour the area. My nephew referred us to Cannons Marina. A great referral. Very helpful, pleasant and knowledgeable staff. The selection of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 22, 2015
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Gales Ferry, Connecticut, United States
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Gales Ferry, Connecticut, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

We decided to rent a boat for the day to tour the area. My nephew referred us to Cannons Marina. A great referral. Very helpful, pleasant and knowledgeable staff. The selection of boats was top notch and the rental rate and security deposit very attractive. The boat was ready and fueled as promised. The staff provided us with charts and... More 

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Greensboro, NC
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

From the booking online, all the way through to the execution - the entire experience with Cannons was great. We reserved our boat several months ago - and it was just as we ordered. The day was beautiful - and staff was very helpful. If you are looking for fun - check out these guys.

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Birmingham, AL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

We rented the 20' foot Grady center console for a day. Great boat equipped with trim tabs and Garmin's newest GPS. The GPS trackback feature of previous boat renters trips made for a much more pleasurable, stress-free trip. We did a pleasure trip where we went to look at the Ringling mansion, went into Sarasota sailboat bay, had lunch at... More 

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Fredericton, New Brunswick
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

My wife and I got a few friends together and rented from Cannon Marina a 24' Southwind Deck boat. We had a lovely afternoon cruising around Anna Maria Island and into Sarasota Bay. On our return to the gas dock a young attendant filled the tank, noted our gas usage and moved the boat to another dock. Just after we... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

Rented a super boat for a full day fishing, ten people, including four under twelves. Boat was very luxurious and comfortable with plenty of places to sit if required. Clear maps etc were provided and easy to follow.. When suitable, put foot down and went very fast , which went down well with everyone. We all caught a variety of... More 

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Birmingham, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We had made a reservation for a 20' boat over a month ago in anticipation of a long weekend visit to Longboat Key. Close to trip time, the weather was looking iffy so we called to cancel the reservation. The folks at Cannons suggested that we stop by if the weather looked good and chances were they would have a... More 

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Bradenton Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

We are regular visitors to Sarasota and like to get out on the water. We rented a beautiful brand new 20' Grady White Centre Console from Cannons Marina. When we arrived everything was ready, fully fuelled and in perfect condition. all the team at Cannons were friendly and helpful. Our day out on the Sarasota Bay was a great success... More 

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Longboat Key, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

You cannot find better customer service anywhere! Visit Cannon's Marina they are the best! They care about their customer and it shows! Keep up the good work!!!

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Lakeland, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I have been a customer of Cannon's Marina for several years. As a life long boat owner, I have dealt with several marinas and dealers. Cannons is by far the best at service, sales, and customer service in general. Highly recommended.

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

Rented a boat for a week an the weather was such that we couldn't use it and the water so rough we couldn't return it. April not only sent someone to pick up the boat but refunded our payment. These people know how to un a business and we'll definitley rent from them in the future. Paul Lake Forest

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Additional Information about Cannons Marina

Address: 6040 Gulf of Mexico Drive, Longboat Key, FL 34228
Phone Number: 941-383-1311
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Longboat Key
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Monday 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 5:30 pm

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