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Hero OdySea

191 reviews
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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About Hero OdySea
CAPTAIN YOUR OWN BOAT ON A TOUR OF DUBAI! Even with no experience, you can take the controls as you Captain your own thrilling HERO boat on 90 minute adventure on Dubai’s only self-drive boat tour. Journey along Dubai’s iconic coastline, viewing the world famous Burj al Arab, The Palm Jumeirah Island and Atlantis Resort. Reach over 60km/hr! HERO boats are fun, safe and sturdy.
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Captain your own vessel along the Dubai coastline on this self-driving boat tour. A guide will escort you on the adventure, which includes views of Dubai’s beaches, the iconic Burj al Arab, opulent palaces and mansions, the Palm Jumeirah, and the Atlantis resort. The boats are safe and sturdy and easy to drive.
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Reviewed yesterday

Absolutely the best way to see the coast line of Dubai. The guides were fantastic Maryna took us and she was fab very knowledgeable and helpful the service was spectacular. We were well looked after.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Jade-mariee E
Reviewed 1 week ago

HIGHLY RECOMMENDED! I went on a boat tour with my partner at sunset. We were so lucky that there weren't any other riders so we were able to take our time and take all the pictures we needed. Our guide was absolutely wonderful. He had...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank 715dinaa
MABELBIH, Guest Relations Manager at Hero OdySea, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi 715dinaa, It’s awesome that you enjoyed the prawns, we are elated to facilitate the support of our local fisherman and their spectacularly fresh produce! Hope to see you again. Thanks, Mabel

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best tour in Dubai!!! Definitely worth checking out whether if you're a resident or a visitor. I'd 100% recommend this to anyone. The boats are easy to use even for beginners. The views were amazing, staff were informative and friendly. This should be one of...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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MABELBIH, Guest Relations Manager at Hero OdySea, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi BrittanyReviews, Thanks for the great review. I totally agree with you that our HERO boats are fun and reach over 50km/h. They are safe, sturdy and incredibly easy to drive. Your 90-minute adventure includes the most stunning views and photo opportunities. Thank you for...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first activity on arriving in Dubai and was not only a great way to orientate ourselves by seeing the Dubai skyline and famous landmarks from the water but also fantastic fun and so, so enjoyable! Whilst safety was clearly paramount Brandon conveyed...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank ShirleyB2088
MABELBIH, Guest Relations Manager at Hero OdySea, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi ShirleyB2088, Thanks for the great review. I totally agree with you that our HERO boats are fun and reach over 50km/h. They are safe, sturdy and incredibly easy to drive. Your 90-minute adventure includes the most stunning views and photo opportunities. Thank you for...More

Reviewed May 16, 2019 via mobile

Beautiful stops, really nice Guide. It was really a great experience to drive the boat by ourselves. The sunset on the sea was one of the most beautiful things we have ever seen. We totally recommend the boat trip!

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Traveltheworld_Anja
MABELBIH, Guest Relations Manager at Hero OdySea, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Traveltheworld_Anja, Thanks for your kind review! We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your time on Dubai's only self-drive boat tour. Thanks once again for the recommendation. Best Regards, Mabel

Reviewed May 11, 2019 via mobile

Recent holiday in Dubai and myself and 13 year old rented the boats several times and did the 90 minute tour. Great fun, easy to drive, very safe and much better than renting a jet-ski. Our guide was Omar who was brilliant, helping with photo’s...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank stevea942
MABELBIH, Guest Relations Manager at Hero OdySea, responded to this reviewResponded May 13, 2019

Hi Stevea942, Thank you for the positive feedback. We are filled with pride in you mentioning how safe, fun, and easy to drive our boats are. We are delighted you were able to enjoy this great experience with your kids. Your support is much more...More

Reviewed May 7, 2019

We had a great time exploring the coast, from Jumeirah, to Burj Al Arab, and all the way to Atlantis, The Palm. Brandon was an excellent guide, very informative and safety conscious. Watching the sun set out to sea was spectacular. A great evening had...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank rtwafewtimes
MABELBIH, Guest Relations Manager at Hero OdySea, responded to this reviewResponded May 13, 2019

Hi Rtwafewtimes, Thank you so much for the kind review. We are thrilled you could label this a "Must Do" activity in Dubai. I agree with you, the sunset view from the waters is truly spectacular. Brandon is a special guide and very passionate with...More

Reviewed May 7, 2019

My family and I had a great time. Brandon thank you so much for the fun experience. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank HappyLove14
MABELBIH, Guest Relations Manager at Hero OdySea, responded to this reviewResponded May 13, 2019

Hi HappyLove14, We ecstatic to hear that you enjoyed your HERO adventure and appreciate your positive feedback! We hope to welcome you again in future. Warm Regards, Mabel

Reviewed May 6, 2019 via mobile

Wow what a great time! A big THANK YOU to JC, Shawn, Arthur and the rest of the Hero team. They took excellent care of us on the water, they made sure we stopped for photos, to pet the jellyfish, and to learn fun facts...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Feenobeano
MABELBIH, Guest Relations Manager at Hero OdySea, responded to this reviewResponded May 13, 2019

Hi Feenobeano, Thank you for the kind review. It’s terrific to hear that you enjoyed yourself out on the water with our Captains! Thank you once again for the recommendation. Best Regards, Mabel

Reviewed May 6, 2019 via mobile

Best thing I’ve ever done in Dubai, I’ve been living here for 6 years and can honestly say this is the greatest tour I’ve been on. Will definitely bring other visitors on this tour, a must do for all visitors

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank Sarahsca
MABELBIH, Guest Relations Manager at Hero OdySea, responded to this reviewResponded May 13, 2019

Hi Sarahsca, Thank you for your kind review. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed this unique experience. We sincerely hope to welcome you aboard again in the future! Best Regards, Mabel

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Hi ilyashaki, yes there is free parking at the fish market.
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Hello, we recommend to get to our HERO OdySEA Headquarter at least 15-20 min before the scheduled time as you may encounter traffic on the way there. We also require to remove shoes before getting on the boats. If you... More
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