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Sanibel Island Cruise Line

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Address: 1160 Causeway Road, Sanibel Island, FL 33957
Phone Number: 239-472-5799
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Description: Sanibel Island Cruise Line offers exciting cruises on the waters of San...
Sanibel Island Cruise Line offers exciting cruises on the waters of San Carlos Bay, Pine Island Sound and along the gulfside beaches of Sanibel, Captiva, upper Captiva and Cayo Costa. Cruise itineraries range from On The Boat trips of about 20 miles for Dolphin watch and sightseeing, to Boat, Beach and In The Water cruises including use of Kayaks, Stand-Up Paddleboards, Bladefish DPV's sea jets and snorkel gear. Each of our 30ft Century boats can easily accommodate your party of up to 6 guests and are powered by twin 225hp outboard engines, a T-top for shade and restroom for your comfort.
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Crew and cruise was great. Saw the thriller boat just sitting by the dolphins, no shade. Our boat had inside, bow, stern and second level views of the dolphins. We were able to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 24, 2015
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Covington, Kentucky
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Covington, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

Crew and cruise was great. Saw the thriller boat just sitting by the dolphins, no shade. Our boat had inside, bow, stern and second level views of the dolphins. We were able to get a group of 5-6 dolphins to swim with us twice!!

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Hastings, Nebraska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

We took the 4 hour trip with Captain Mike. Had a great time...lots of good shells, had a great time snorkeling and saw several dolphins. Well worth the money!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Just completed a four hour tour with Captain Jack. 11 out of 10. Very welcoming, pleasant and knowledgable. The experience was fantastic. Our 9, 13 & 15 year old daughters loved the shelling, the kayaking, paddle boarding and snorkelling. The beach was amazing, all set up with cooler, chairs and umbrella. Seeing the Dolphins along the journey was a real... More 

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sanibelcruise, Owner at Sanibel Island Cruise Line, responded to this review

It always great to see when one of our guests chooses to let others know with a reviee of their experience with us. We thank all who have choose to do so. We are able to accommodate larger parties from seven to twelve we simply run two of our 30 foot boats side by side which provides an excellent experience... More 

Vermont
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015 via mobile

We just got back from a great morning with Captain Mike. Five of us from 8 to 50 had a great time. Well worth the money.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015 via mobile

Thank you captin Jack! We had a perfect day.We played with all the toys, ate lunch, got some awesome shells, seen dolphins. This was the best part of our trip to florida. We did the four hour cruise. Totally worth the money!!!! Would do it again....Peggy and Mike krier. Alex, logan, Tracy, Ameliyah. From Minnesota.

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Evanston, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

We should have done this years ago. Everything about the day was perfect. Snorkeling, paddle boarding, kayaking, boat ride and seeing Dolphins. We also saw a sea turtle at Costa Cayo.

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Falls Church, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

We decided to go on The Sanibel Cruise Line while looking for a paddle board experience. Capt. Jack was fantastic. We had a fun ride out to an island then the Capt. Set up umbrellas, chairs and a cooler. We were able to sit back and relax. Next we hopped on the paddle boards and kayaks. We also snorkeled and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 via mobile

My family (myself, husband and three kids ages 6, 8 and 11) went out with Capt. Mike today and had a great time. We shelled on the beach while he set up beach chairs, snorkel gear, paddle boards and kayaks. The kids tried it all and Mike was very patient with them. He also extended the ride back to shore... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

We had an excellent experience with these two very pleasant tour guides .The tour they offered was very worthwhile. We are very glad we decided on this tour provider and recommend this company highly .Mary D. and Richard D.

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Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

My Mom is an avid shell collector so I booked a cruise on the Sanibel Island Cruise Line so we could go shell collecting and just enjoy being on the water. This was a blast. The boat picked us up at the causeway and we went over to Coya Costa. It was a little chilly the day we went and... More 

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