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Address: 149 Lighthouse Rd, Hilton Head, SC 29928
Phone Number: +1 843-363-9026
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Description: Vagabond Cruise is Hilton Head Islands original sightseeing & excursion...
Vagabond Cruise is Hilton Head Islands original sightseeing & excursion cruise operator located below the lighthouse in world famous Harbour Town since 1968. From dolphins to dinner, Savannah to sailing Vagabond has the Cruise for you!
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Dolphin cruise enjoyable for all ages!

Sometimes I'm skeptical of cruises and sightseeing tours that claim to see wild animals but I have been proven wrong. We saw a bunch near a nearby island called Daufuskie. (We... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Sometimes I'm skeptical of cruises and sightseeing tours that claim to see wild animals but I have been proven wrong. We saw a bunch near a nearby island called Daufuskie. (We have added a trip to Daufuskie to our bucket list after going by too!) The captain had some funny jokes and told us a lot about the area. I... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

We had a really nice trip - booked the 4pm dolphin cruise. We saw a TON of dolphins, all the way around the ship every which way we looked. it was fun - but it was very hot (in July), no breeze on the ocean and eventually you just wanted them to move on to create a little air. Staff... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW via mobile

This was one of the best boating excursions I've ever been on. The boat was adequately sized with ample seating, both indoor and outdoor, shaded or sunny. The captain was very informative and amusing. He pointed out all the points of interest along the way. We saw many dolphin. They were pods of moms & babies quite close to the... More 

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Zionsville, Indiana
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Paid a lot of money to cruise from Hilton Head to Savannah for the day. Air conditioning not working and the trip back is miserable. Definitely not worth anywhere near the cost! We're very disappointed with this trip after a very nice dolphin cruise in the spring with the same line.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

A great trip ... Thought I was going to see 2-3 dolphins -- guess what ? There were an abundance! Staff was top notch and the captain was a real nice guy and very informative .. Overall an excellent trip and one to remember - highly recommend !!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

Superb service from Emily and the crew of the Spirit of Harbour Town. Great buffet of slow cooked chicken, brisket, mashed potatoes, julienne veges, and - my favorite- shrimp and grits. Drink prices are excellent and this is a bargain at $65 per adult. Family picture is $12 and is a keepsake for the trip. Was able to see many... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Highlight of our vacation. We absolutely loved it. Almost didn't go because of the rain. So glad we did. The dolphins were definitely showing off for us.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

We were traveling from KY to Orlando on Saturday, July 4th 2015. The Hilton Head/Savanna GA area was about where I wanted to stop and spend the night on the way down. I searched for firework events in the area and found the cruise and booked 4 tickets. When we arrived in town it was pouring (and I mean pouring)... More 

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Bluffton, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

My husband and I took my Mom and sister who were visiting from OH on this sunset dinner cruise. Crew was very attentive. Food was excellent. We saw numerous dolphins. Wonderful way to see the island.

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Silver Spring, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

I booked a dinner cruise with my family this evening and we had so much fun. The food was incredible, everything was well seasoned and they had great portions. The staff was very friendly but our waiter Sara exceeded our expectations. She was so very helpful, friendly and was great with suggestions. I'm a slow eater and she wasn't annoyed... More 

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Address: 149 Lighthouse Rd, Hilton Head, SC 29928
Phone Number: +1 843-363-9026
Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Hilton Head
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm

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