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Destin Vacation Boat Rentals

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612 Harbor Blvd, Destin, FL 32541-2467
+1 850-650-2628
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Great pontoon boat, great service--even same day

Destin, FL - Requested pontoon boat rental morning of. Request easily and painlessly fulfilled... read more

Reviewed September 4, 2017
Brandon F
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Charlotte, North Carolina
UNSAFE!

8/11/2017, we headed to Destin, FL for 6 hours of driving for a family vacation. The next day, we... read more

Reviewed August 21, 2017
E S
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Destin Vacation Boat Rentals is an award-winning boat rental and charter service located on the scenic Destin Harbor. Our rental fleet includes fishing boats, pontoon boats, powerboats, sailboats, and jet skis. Come fish, ski, cruise, or sail with us!
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good6%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible11%
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“crab island” (40 reviews)
“captain ben” (2 reviews)
“ran great” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 6:30 PM
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612 Harbor Blvd, Destin, FL 32541-2467
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+1 850-650-2628

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Reviewed September 4, 2017

Destin, FL - Requested pontoon boat rental morning of. Request easily and painlessly fulfilled. Great boat, had fun. No complaints whatsoever. I highly recommend Destin Vacation Boat Rentals! Crab Island was a lot of fun.

Thank Brandon F
Heather T, Manager at Destin Vacation Boat Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded September 6, 2017

Thanks for the review, Brandon! Glad you had a great time!

Reviewed August 21, 2017

8/11/2017, we headed to Destin, FL for 6 hours of driving for a family vacation. The next day, we were so excited to drive a boat for a first time. When we get there to sign up for a boat, they asked us to sign...More

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Heather T, Manager at Destin Vacation Boat Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2017

We understand that you were frustrated that you had to pay for a portion of the anchor that you threw into the channel. This would have been a non-issue had you not chosen to drop anchor in the middle of the channel and instead had...More

Reviewed August 15, 2017

Rented a Bentley pontoon boat for the day and had a wonderful time!! Re-visited Crab Island and had soooo much fun. Employees took great care of us and we highly recommend the service and the equipment. Can't wait to come back!! Love the Redneck Riviera!!

Thank mcalli8518
Heather T, Manager at Destin Vacation Boat Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded August 17, 2017

Glad you enjoyed your rental experience. Thanks for the great review!

Reviewed July 24, 2017

Such an easy process for a very fun day! Reserved the boat for our group online and showed up for our rental time with a clean boat, ready to go. We drove to Crab Island and had a fun afternoon with no problems at all....More

1  Thank cesaleysparks
Heather T, Manager at Destin Vacation Boat Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded July 26, 2017

Thank you, Cesaley! So glad you had fun with your boat rental! We appreciate you sharing your experience.

Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

We always take a day trip to Crab Island. We've used Destin Vacation Boat Rentals before. They always have clean and we'll kept pontoon boats. Their website is super easy to use and all the forms you need are online. Great place to get a...More

Thank Greg W
Heather T, Manager at Destin Vacation Boat Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded July 24, 2017

Thanks for the review, Greg! Glad you have enjoyed your rental experiences with us!

Reviewed July 18, 2017

My family of 15 recently rented a pontoon with double slide. The docking people were extremely rude to my entire party. When I booked on the phone I was not informed we could not go out of the no-wake zone and could not park on...More

Thank bigdaddy19612015
Heather T, Manager at Destin Vacation Boat Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2017

I would like to apologize for the service you received. Please know that we do not tolerate rudeness and that the employees on staff that day will be educated about acceptable behaviors. We appreciate you bringing this matter to our attention. We do have certain...More

Reviewed July 17, 2017 via mobile

Rented a 20' pontoon boat from this company. The reservation was all in good shape upon arrival. The boat was intended to use for a visit to crab island. The staff went over the boat and was very thorough. The boat was in good condition...More

1  Thank TSOU1989
Heather T, Manager at Destin Vacation Boat Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2017

Hi there, weather can be tricky and we do our best to be flexible as much as possible. If we are unsure of what the weather will do on a half day rental, we will give the customer the option to go or not go....More

Reviewed July 11, 2017

If you have never been to Crab Island you are missing out! We rented a Pontoon Boat for a full day and had the time of our life. Our rental went smooth and we will definitely do it again!

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Heather T, Manager at Destin Vacation Boat Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded July 13, 2017

Isn't Crab Island amazing?! So glad you enjoyed your rental experience. Thanks for the great review!

Reviewed July 9, 2017

Destin Vacation Boat Rentals was a great experience! People were friendly. Pontoon boats were perfect for Crab Island.

Thank Carl S
Heather T, Manager at Destin Vacation Boat Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2017

Thanks for the review, Carl! So glad to hear you enjoyed your experience.

Reviewed July 9, 2017

The staff was upbeat and fun. Very kind, helpful and friendly! This was our second time with them. We will definitely use them again.

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Heather T, Manager at Destin Vacation Boat Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2017

We love hearing from our repeat customers! Thank you for the kind words!

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