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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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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... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 25, 2015
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Elk Grove, California
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Elk Grove, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 NEW

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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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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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 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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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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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 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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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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Orlando, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Captain John was so informative and we had such a great time with him taking us out on the Airboat. Will be back in June when I have more relatives coming in. Thanks Captain John.

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Fareham, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

I went here for a look round. After 20 minutes I had finished. The birds and gators are all in cages that way way to small. I went in the restaurant for a burger and a beer which was fine & the service was good. Didnt see anyone on airboats. If you want an airboat ride, take time & go... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

It's something different you can do in Orlando. It's like going to Everglades, but staying close to city. A lot of times they have groupon deals, but we just mist them. If you want to take the best pictures, be sure you have a seat on the left of the boat. The boat makes a clockwise loop and you'll be... More 

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Address: 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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