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Address: 510 Dodecanese Boulevard, Tarpon Springs, FL 34689
Phone Number: (727) 943-2164
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A fun day filled with good food and a great boat ride

I had booked this tour for 36 people and found the staff to be knowledgable and interested in our enjoyment. They were perhaps a little overzealous with their constant phone... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 28, 2015
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The Villages FL
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The Villages FL
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 NEW

I had booked this tour for 36 people and found the staff to be knowledgable and interested in our enjoyment. They were perhaps a little overzealous with their constant phone calls, but I know they wanted to make sure we had a successful trip. We arrived at 10:30 AM for the 11:00 AM boat ride. There is ample parking on... More 

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Lakeland, Florida
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127 reviews 127 reviews
49 attraction reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Felt a little conned by the whole event from tickets, to "Lite Lunch", to the cruise. Fast talking, fast moving employees. Yiannis is good, but these "Lite Lunches" were over priced. There were four of us. Boarding for the cruise was chaotic. We didn't even get to sit together. I have a hard time believing Corinthian Yachts custom built this... More 

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New Bedford
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123 reviews 123 reviews
69 attraction reviews
161 helpful votes 161 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

We too were asked at the ticket stand if we wanted to take the discount meal offer and declined but the employee was very gracious. We had a couple of hot dogs down the street and recommend it as a cheap lunch. We had to wait a while in line while the boat was tied up to the dock, not... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We love the Sponge Docks in Tarpon Springs and decided to take the Spongeorama Dolphin Cruise on Sat. Nov 8. 12:30pm to 2:30pm. They offered a great deal with the ticket price of $18.95 per adult and for an extra $10 pp you could get a meal with drink at Yianni's restaurant which is located by the boat and ticket... More 

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Lady Lake, Florida
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Purchased tickets (party of 5) for 4PM cruise at 2:15PM. Booth worker advised us boat was nearly full. At dock at 3:45PM no boat. Boat pulled in after 4PM. Only 7 of us in line. Waited until 4:20PM to check on boarding. No communication from cruise line at this point. Advised that boat was cancelled due to only 7 passengers.... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

So again I made the most stupid mistake of not reading trip adviser before we took this boat. We took the boat ride on 10/09/2014 They tried to sell us on some dining package, we declined. So, immediately we notice the rude, snippy attitudes, because we opted out of the dining package. Then we noticed two employees arguing, using profanity... More 

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Florida
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

We took the Spongeorama Cruise line dolphin tour. They are the only Tarpon Springs sightseeing cruise line that allows you to park your car, take a beautiful and relaxing sightseeing cruise and includes a meal too! The captain was wonderful and we got to enjoy seeing the Historic Anclote Lighthouse, and other Tarpon Springs historic sites as we cruised down... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Took the Spongeorama Sunset Cruise and it was beautiful. Saw lots of dolphins and some turtles.. Also had a great view of a lovely sunset. The cruise had nice cold beer too! Will definitely be doing this again.

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Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
13 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014 via mobile

No good at all save your money and skip this place Very poor service Rude very pushy staff Our boat over an hour late and the trip was terrible. Might as well ride a crowded16 foot john boat.

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Pinellas Park, Florida
1 review
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We booked this company in the past for our group and I assumed we would have the same pleasant experience. That was not the case. The manager/owner was obnoxious on the phone with me interrupting me several times. On the day of the cruise when I called to confirm, she kept trying to over bill me by pressuring me to... More 

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