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Address: 2356 Black Hammock Fish Camp Road, Oviedo, FL
Phone Number: +1 407-365-1244
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: Yes
Description: Black Hammock Adventures is an exciting "Real Florida" lakeside experience...
Black Hammock Adventures is an exciting "Real Florida" lakeside experience like nowhere else! Our airboat rides will take you on a thrilling exploration of Lake Jesup which has the alligator population in of Florida near Orlando. Our airboats are U.S. Coast Guard approved and driven by Master Captains. Remember your adventure with a photo with a live baby alligator. Get 10% at the Black Hammock Restaurant using your airboat ride ticket stub. Great for the whole family!- Airboat rides- Free wildlife exhibit- Live Music every weekend- Lakeview Lazy Gator Bar - Gift Shop- Black Hammock Restaurant - Home of the Gator Tail in Town!- Located just a stone's throw away from Orlando's busiest attractions.Book your event with us! Our venue provides a unique backdrop for your corporate outing, wedding, birthday, field trip and much more.
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Best Airboat Experience outside Kissimmee

Black Hammock is a hidden gem in Seminole County. Come as you are and expect to be impressed as you are whisked across Lake Jesup, visiting an ancient nursery for gator and fowl... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 23, 2015
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Winter Springs, Florida, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

Black Hammock is a hidden gem in Seminole County. Come as you are and expect to be impressed as you are whisked across Lake Jesup, visiting an ancient nursery for gator and fowl. Keep your hands and feet in the boat at all times, but bring your camera. The gators will be out and about.

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Nyack, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

As a non-Florida resident, I didn't even think about the fact that doing the boat ride at 12 in the afternoon would be mean no alligator sightings! Apparently during the heat of the summer, early mornings is best for those. But the birds were beautiful and the ride itself was enjoyable. The restaurant was just average fried gator, but the... More 

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Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

We used travel zoo and booked a 30 minute air boat ride and lunch for two for $49.00. That is the weekend rate it's just a few dollars less for the weekday. To clarify the lunch you are given a $24.00 credit towards your much bill at their restaurant on site. Arrived just after one pm and made contact with... More 

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Elk Grove, California
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17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Did a 1 hour airboat tour for 10. Tour guide took us probably a mile radius in Lake Jessup. Saw a ton of wildlife and lots of gators. Guide was knowledgeable and friendly. After, got to hold and take pics with the baby gator "firecracker". Ate at the restaurant after and enjoyed a great meal. Gator tastes like chicken with... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015 via mobile

Our family wanted to do this tour, looked at previous reviews and sounded perfect-but when we arrived, horrible customer service! We ended up leaving and going to Midway airboat tours and couldn't have been happier! The price was cheaper, was an air conditioned store to wait in with snacks, games, actual bathrooms. Midway also had baby alligators to hold, a... More 

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BlackHammock, General Manager at Black Hammock Adventures, responded to this review

We at the Blackhammock would like to apologize poor customer service that you received. We appreciate your input and are always striving to improve our operation. Any additional information would be helpful to us to do so. We would would like an opportunity to gain your patronage back. Please call 407-977-8235 and ask for Joel Martin, Owner of Operations or... More 

Longwood, Florida
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34 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

Experience the real Florida just minutes from Disney and Universal. Black Hammock provides thrilling air boat rides on Lake Jessup; a lake long used by wildlife officials to house renegade gators from all over Florida. This big lake on the St. John's river has more of the critters than most and also is home to eagles, hawks, egrets, cranes, turtles,... More 

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Oviedo, Florida, United States
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34 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015 via mobile

Very fun adventure. We were able to see a lot of Florida wildlife including a lot of alligators! Well worth the money! A must do to get a real feel for the "natural" Florida.

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Casselberry, Florida
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7 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Very cool and LONG ride on a 10-15 person air boat, where a well educated driver will stop and point out various wildlife, mostly alligators, but some eagle and yellow tailed hawks nests, along with turtles.....

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Milwaukee, WI
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8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

We stopped by for a 30 min airboat ride. Our guide was very knowledgeable and pointed out lots of birds and gators! This was a nice break from the theme park Florida. It was nice to just hang out with a drink in the shade after the ride.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

My fiancé & I-we visited this place because family lived nearby and suggested it as a great place to see some gators up close and personal! The gator bites were EXCELLENT & even got to hold a live gator for no cost! Very nice local stop for those in the area!

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Address: 2356 Black Hammock Fish Camp Road, Oviedo, FL
Phone Number: +1 407-365-1244
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Oviedo

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