We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book On TripAdvisor Bonus Book your hotel on TripAdvisor — then save 20% on things to do for your trip. Use code BOOKTOSAVE.
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: 1450 Beach Rd, Englewood, FL 34223
Phone Number: +1 941-475-3168
Website
Today
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 81 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 68
    Excellent
  • 10
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Great way to spend the evening

Went on the tour and had the best captain and wife duo. She was great and and informative and the captain is a old pro at driving yaughts and over all this was the best thing we... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Brent P
,
Calhoun,Ga
via mobile
Add Photo Write a Review

81 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 81: English reviews
Calhoun,Ga
Level Contributor
10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went on the tour and had the best captain and wife duo. She was great and and informative and the captain is a old pro at driving yaughts and over all this was the best thing we done other than pick up amazing shells in 7 days. I can't remember their names but it was like we all knew each... More 

Helpful?
Thank Brent P
sln2310, Public Relations Manager at Lemon Bay Tours, responded to this review

Thank you so much for joining us! Make sure to stop by next time you are down our way! More 

Tiffin, Ohio
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

Beautiful day on the water, seen multiple dolphin swimming. Captain wasn't very friendly unfortuantly . I asked him questions and he acted like we were bothering him. They allowed alcohol on the boat and two people became intoxicated. But I'm not complaining about them two because they were the only one's that talked. Their were 5 people plus four of... More 

Helpful?
Thank teddy6764
sln2310, Public Relations Manager at Lemon Bay Tours, responded to this review

We apologize that you felt the Captain was not as attentive as usual! We have two Captains and they are fabulous orators and naturalists and they treat all guests with respect and appreciation! All staff is introduced before you leave the docks, as well as the rules of the boat. So, there should have been no mistakes as to whom... More 

Canvey Island, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
30 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

This is the fourth time in the last few years that we have taken cruise with this company which should be recommendation enough - it really is very good. The captain and his crew are very friendly and welcoming and the boat spacious and comfortable. We taken both sunset cruises and the lunch time cruise and every time have seen... More 

Helpful?
Thank nackyn002001
Preston, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
59 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

before you leave Florida you have to go on a boat trip, and this one was a good one. the boat was big enough for maybe 20/30 people, with plenty of room to see everything. we saw loads of dolphins, and even a Manatee swan by whilst we watched the dolphins, it just lifted its head to say hello, then... More 

Helpful?
Thank peter b
Chichester, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
25 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016 via mobile

To the group who cancelled last minute, you missed a treat. Within 5 mins of leaving dock we saw dolphins and a manatee. We then saw more Dolphins , it was a real treat as there were only 6 of us on the boat so it felt like a private tour. There were Dolphins on the route outbound and for... More 

Helpful?
Thank London50
Minnesota
Level Contributor
40 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016

When we first got on the pontoon, my first thought was, "for the $30 per person they charge on this thing, you would think he could have a nicer looking pontoon" as it was very weathered and the pvc pipe around it was old, weathered, and blackened. However, the guide was so friendly and full of information, it didn't take... More 

Helpful?
Thank Firefly553
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

First did this tour 10 years ago and still enjoy it as much now as then..Capt.Bruce and his matee make this a very enjoyable..This is the first place we bring our guests to get the real feel for Englewood and its rich history!! Looking forward to next trip in near future.Full time Englewood resident and would never live any where... More 

Helpful?
Thank Robert E R
sln2310, Public Relations Manager at Lemon Bay Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for continuing to come aboard with us! We appreciate you and looking forward to seeing you again! More 

Rotonda West, Florida
Level Contributor
159 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

We booked a sunset/Dolphin tour. Arrived about 15 minutes before departure due to traffic. Friendly Captain Randall and first mate Lori greeted us. The pontoon boat was nearly half full when we boarded. A safety talk first & then we were on our way. We went south on the inter coastal then along the western waters following the shoreline. We... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Deborah C
Englewood, Florida
Level Contributor
4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

Had a wonderful time out on the water. Captain Bruce really knows the local history...I've lived here 10 years but learned a lot yesterday. Highly recommend this tour. We will definitely be doing it again!

Helpful?
Thank Jean P
Cincinnati, Ohio
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2016

I went twice in one week and was a great experience each time! Dolphin watching at it's best and Captain Bruce knows his history and birds!

Helpful?
Thank boilermaker44

Travelers who viewed Lemon Bay Tours also viewed

Englewood, Southwest Gulf Coast
Englewood, Southwest Gulf Coast
 
Englewood, Southwest Gulf Coast
Englewood, Southwest Gulf Coast
 

Been to Lemon Bay Tours? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Lemon Bay Tours and other visitors
2 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Lemon Bay Tours staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?