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Address: 200 Harbor Blvd, Destin, FL 32541-2314
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Blue Heron Watersports offers Pontoon boat rentals,Kayak and Tower...

Blue Heron Watersports offers Pontoon boat rentals,Kayak and Tower Paddleboards(SUPs).We are located on the Destin Harbor-at 200 Harbor Blvd 32541. We are 5-7 minutes from Crab Island by pontoon boat. One mile east of the Destin bridge on HWY 98 and 3.5 miles West of Walmart. Our location is unique-it's just one of a few places on the Harbor with the tall live oaks still standing. All different species of birds come here for peace and quiet. Our customers and safety come first. We will do everything we can to make your excursion on the water the very best. You will be parking approx.25' from the dock. So bring your coolers, shades, lots of suntan lotion and a great attitude. Your family and friends are going to have a very enjoyable and memorable day. Have a very nice day. Take Care! Blue Heron Watersports.

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This was a great experience these people are so nice. They were very reasonable compared everybody else. Love going there been there several times.

Reviewed June 1, 2016
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Santa Rosa Beach, Florida
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Santa Rosa Beach, Florida
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101 reviews
48 attraction reviews
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Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

This was a great experience these people are so nice. They were very reasonable compared everybody else. Love going there been there several times.

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Simpsonville, South Carolina
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12 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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Reviewed August 22, 2014

We had a fantastic time exploring and cruising around on the Choctawatchee Bay! Being ex-Chesapeake Bay boaters, we truely missed the feeling of being out on the water. We saw dolphins and stopped for a dip around crab island. The owners at Blue Heron Watersports could not have been friendlier, helpful or more accomodating! The boat was clean and spacious,... More 

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Thank MyHuntFamily
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Reviewed August 18, 2014

This is our 5th time renting a pontoon boat in Destin and, I believe, our 3rd vendor. These are easily the best boats we've rented. Tim & Wendy take great care of the boats and they are courteous and helpful in getting your stuff to and from your cars with eager young muscle and carts at the ready. The only... More 

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Houston, Texas
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106 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed August 15, 2014 via mobile

We rented a pontoon visit while vacationing in the Destin area again this year. We have rented from several different locations over the years, however, none of those rental companies can meet the expectation that has now been set by Tim and Wendy of Blue Heron. Boat was in excellent shape and well maintained. We were provided complete orientation of... More 

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Missouri
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed August 10, 2014 via mobile

We rented pontoon from Tim so nice and we had a fun day on Crab Island. Beautiful clear blue water. Watch for jelly fish we saw hundreds while on the boat!

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Sumrall
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed August 6, 2014 via mobile

Honestly, we chose to rent from Blue Heron because they had 90 Yamaha motors on their boats. From the moment we arrived until we left it was the most wonderful experience ever. They unload your cars and put everything in the boat for you. When you return they unload the boat and load your car. The staff was amazing. We... More 

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Springfield, Missouri
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29 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed July 29, 2014 via mobile

We had 3 families in our group to rent a Pontoon boat for the day. We had called a few places, but decided on Blue Heron Watersports after reading the reviews on TripAdvisor. Owners are extremely nice and helpful. The only Con is the parking is hard to find and overcrowded. Our reservation time was 1:30pm. We arrived at 1:00pm... More 

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Thank CrazyChristy39
Cincinnati, Ohio
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4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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Reviewed July 29, 2014

From the moment I called Blue Heron, I knew we were making the right choice! They were great!! When the weather was iffy, they allowed me to change my reservation to a later date. They were so helpful, patient & organized!! They directed us to great places so we could see dolphin, go shelling, enjoy ourselves at Crab Island! Highly... More 

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Thank SusanfromOH
Bradenton Beach, Florida
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed July 14, 2014

What a excellent experience! We are locals who live 30 mins west of Destin in Navarre Florida, every year we rent a pontoon boat and take it out to crab island with visitors from TN. This is our best experience yet!!!! Wendy and Tim are excellent, their boats are TOP NOTCH! Great customer service with great prices, and a great... More 

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1 Thank Weeksmaryb
Dallas
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed July 14, 2014

We rented a pontoon boat from Blue Heron last week while on vacation in the Destin area. Great customer service, including loading and unloading our stuff from the car. The boat was clean and had plenty of room. Tim, Wendy and Chris were so gracious from the time we called to make our reservation til the time we returned the... More 

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