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“mark”(6 reviews)
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Welcome to Gondola Paradiso. Glide though the romantic canals around Coral Island in the Channel Islands Harbor, where Venetian romance meets California sunshine. Experience the pleasant days and the romantic nights with friends and loved ones.
1601 S Victoria Ave, Oxnard, CA 93035-2168
+1 805-612-4475
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Reviewed September 2, 2018

Fantastic Gondola ride around the harbor. Authentic Gondola and the owner was incredibly knowledgable on his boat and services. Highly recommend this experience.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank sarah m
Reviewed August 6, 2018

A wonderful , adventuresome and romantic boat ride around the harbor. real authentic Venetian gondola.. very mellow and easy .. we sang to the gondolier and he sang back to us. Do it.. you will love it..

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Robert G
Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

Had the pleasure of a wonderful gondola ride around the Seabridge neighborhood on a gorgeous day in Oxnard. Relaxing, good solid boat. Gondolier/owner Mark is friendly and keeps the boat steady. A nice way to visit our hometown through a tourist’s perspective. Recommend inviting a...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed August 21, 2017

My husband and I found this on trip advisor and booked it weeks ahead of our trip to California. We were early and so was Mark. The boat was beautiful and the channels were calm. We took a bottle of wine and Mark provided a...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank pdfry
Reviewed August 7, 2017

I booked a gondola ride for six people for anniversary and it was a fun and relaxing afternoon. It has a problem with parking so you should park in the Vons lot near where you meet. We enjoyed the area very much.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank ltgov
Reviewed May 23, 2017

Mark took my wife and I on a great gondola sunset ride around the marina. He's incredibly knowledgable and a super nice guy! We had a great time and would recommend to anyone looking for a relaxing and romantic ride. Thanks Mark!

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed February 13, 2017

This was a surprise for Valentine's for my boyfriend, and what an awesome surprise it was for my him. I loved the chocolate strawberries that were provided for the Valentine's weekend ride. We enjoyed every moment. I would do this again even with a group...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank MCL805
Reviewed December 26, 2016

My wife treated me, and two good friends, to a birthday boat ride. While the weather was cold and windy, the experience was excellent. The Operator supplied amply blankets and the ride was everything as promised. Highly recommend this new venture in the Oxnard Harbor.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Wayne D
Reviewed December 25, 2016

We enjoyed our 7:00 gondola ride around the marina very much. Mark gives you lots of information when you asks questions. But he also gives you lots of quiet time if you want to whisper sweet nothings in each other's ears. That's why he doesn't...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank stattad
Reviewed October 7, 2016 via mobile

This experience was very odd. We went in a party of 5, with young children. The guide (is that what they are called?) did not offer much information but did respond to direct questions. It was not very interesting if you are hoping to gain...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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