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Address: Seven Mile Beach Road | Cayman Falls Shopping Center, Seven Mile Beach, Grand Cayman
Phone Number: 345-945-6975
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With over 60 years in business, Captain Marvin's Watersports are the...

With over 60 years in business, Captain Marvin's Watersports are the original stingray-friendly watersports company on the island.We are delighted to show you the wonders of Stingray City, as well as beautiful coral formations, colorful fish and sea life with our world-famous crew helping you all the way. Experience the tour of a lifetime--there is no other place on earth like Stingray City! Come on aboard and see our clear blue water, exotic fish, stingrays and experience for yourself some old-fashioned Caymanian hospitality.

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$45*
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Stingray City Experience Plus Two Snorkeling Stops
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Stingray City and Snorkel Tour With Lunch
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$40*
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Stingray City Experience Plus One Snorkeling Stop

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Went out today with this fabulous crew. Great family run business and fleet of boats. Definitely recommend!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Went out today with this fabulous crew. Great family run business and fleet of boats. Definitely recommend!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We have used Captain Marvin's on multiple visits and they've always been exceeded expectations! Great people doing great things! Thank you for the great trips over the years!

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Thank Logan P
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

My girlfriend and I chose to do the 3 stop snorkel trip, and it was amazing! The first and most important stop is Stingray City. The guides got everyone in the water and then educated us on how to approach and handle the stingrays. They then wrangled some stingrays and allowed the passengers some photo ops with the animals before... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We did the three stop tour--Stingray City and two snorkeling sites--on a Sunday morning (9:00am-12:00pm). We did not make reservations in advance. We literally showed up at their shop along West Bay Road at 8:30am Sunday morning and asked to go on the 9:00am tour. They were very accommodating as we were prepared to leave immediately (we showed up in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited stingray city with our children. The staff was polite and courteous to us as well as our children. I would recommend them and use them again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

These people were great. We'll priced and very accommodating. We had our own personal driver pick us up from our hotel and take us to the boat and he was so nice. The staff on the boat were also very nice. They were very accommodating to the fact that we had a little baby.

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Thank Ariella G
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

If you want to do the Stingray thing and the snorkeling, the Captain Marvin's is a professional outfit. Our family has done a lot of this sort of thing and the folks at Captain Marvin's are fun and and very pleasant. It's an easy trip because everything is so close and the crew knows their stuff. The Stingray experience was... More 

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Fayetteville, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my second Stingray City tour with Captain Marvin's. The first tour was back in 2002 on a cruise ship excursion. They were better than excellent back then and that hasn't changed. Our guides were knowledgable and helpful. There was no "hard sell" on photos, additional tours, etc. Everything was laid back, informative, and fun. We did the Stingray... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The stingrays were definitely very cool to see! The snorkeling was a bit lame. It had been a stormy day on and off we should have just canceled the excursion, but the kids really wanted to go. As I said the stingrays were cool. The weather I'm sure affected the visibility for snorkeling. Take a Dramamine even if you get... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Captain Marvin's is the original, and the best, Stingray city tour. Stopping off at Stingray sandbar, the staff are hands on in interacting with the Stingrays, guaranteeing a memorable experience for anyone willing to get involved. They then have two good snorkelling spots with a very high chance of seeing another Stingray in a more natural environment with fish attracted... More 

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