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St. John's River Eco Tours, LLC

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DeBary, FL, USA
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About St. John's River Eco Tours, LLC
Discover the beauty of Natural Florida aboard our new 28 passenger pontoon boat. Join us in exploring the back waters of one of the most protected areas of the St. John's River. Whether it is from November through March when the many migratory birds and wintering manatees abound or during the summer months when we see the alligator hatchlings and the year round residents.
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Kimberly A wrote a review Jul 5
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I have lived in FL 9 years and we accidentally found this place. So we reserved a day to take my elderly parents on a pontoon tour. Very reasonable price and guide was friendly. Afterwards, we went to lunch at the Tiki Bar, very friendly staff all around, beautiful place!
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Date of experience: July 2020
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Response from Discover01129396335, Owner at St. John's River Eco Tours, LLC
Responded 1 week ago
We are so glad you were able to experience our serene environment. We look forward to seeing you next time now that you know we are here.
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Karen V wrote a review Jun 2020
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There was no favorite thoroughly enjoyed the entire time. Nice Marina to leave from. The Captain (Guide) was very nice, respectful and laid back which made the trip most relaxing. The information was awesome. This river trip was worth every penny. My 13 year old granddaughter
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Date of experience: June 2020
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Response from Discover01129396335, Owner at St. John's River Eco Tours, LLC
Responded 1 week ago
we enjoy sharing this wonderful river with our guests. It is particularly rewarding when our visitors get what we are trying to share we are so glad your entire family enjoyed the tour see you next time.
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Annette S wrote a review Jun 2020
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What a hidden gem, and a great way to spend a Saturday afternoon. Dooley was both entertaining and informative. The highlight of our tour was feeding the baby barred owls. I highly recommend.
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Date of experience: June 2020
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Response from Discover01129396335, Owner at St. John's River Eco Tours, LLC
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you so much for your kind words we enjoyed having you on tour and look forward to your next visit.
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Natalia c wrote a review Jun 2020
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We signed up for the boat tour but shortly after the credit card we used was used at a gas station in Ocala. They tried to spend $99 Dollars and the credit card was not used for anything else near by. I think there is an employee taking the credit card info from the customers.
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Date of experience: June 2020
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Response from Discover01129396335, Owner at St. John's River Eco Tours, LLC
Responded 4 weeks ago
I am sorry you had someone use your credit card. I can assure you that it was not us. I am the owner of the business and the only one who answers the phone or books reservations. Our business is located in DeBary Florida about 50 miles from Ocala. There are 5 other boat tour companies between us and Ocala. Additionally, we had no call or booking from you. In the future before you make accusations about someone you may want to know you are speaking to the one you are accusing.
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Joan S wrote a review Mar 2020
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I highly recommend this two hour eco boat tour! Reservations online were very easy. GPS took us right to the dock where there was plenty of free parking. We personally saw the boat being wiped down as an extra precaution due to the virus awareness. Passengers were spread out and
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from Discover01129396335, Owner at St. John's River Eco Tours, LLC
Responded Mar 22, 2020
We are so glad you enjoyed the tour. Our passenger's safety has always been very important to us and especially during these times. Se were steam cleaning the boat between tours; requiring every passenger to wash with hand sanitizer in front of the captain before boarding the boat and to social separate for the tour. We had over 4 square meters (6 feet) separation between our customers, however, as the danger increased we elected to TEMPORARILY shut down until the danger passes. We look forward to your next tour with us.
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