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We are the ONLY gondola in Fort Lauderdale. Don't be fooled by other boats being called a gondola. We specialize in Romantic Cruises/Tours of the New River for proposals, anniversary, birthday, or just to do something different.
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SE 1st Avenue, Ft. Lauderdale Rotary Way, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I got married in a Gondola, he surprised me on our trip to FL with a Gondola ride to celebrate our five year anniversary. Sites were great, Gondola driver (Martha) was very polite and nice. Great time.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Las Olas G, Owner at Las Olas Gondola Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your 5* review Sheila. I had a great time with you and Jason. Happy Anniversary and Cheers for many more !! Come back and visit with us again !!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Captain Matt asked us if he wanted a tour of the area. He got the wine glasses and poured our drinks and set our snacks up. He took pictures of us for our anniversary they felt professional the angles and how many pictures we took....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Las Olas G, Owner at Las Olas Gondola Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your 5* review. Captain Matt really gets into the picture taking for his rides !! Glad you enjoyed your anniversary date while relaxing on the gondola....the next best thing to being in Venice !! Hope to have you onboard again !!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I surprised my husband with a Gondola ride for his birthday, and we had such a fun time!!! Our Gondalier Brad gave us an awesome experience. He had a lot of neat information about the Fort Lauderdale area, the history, and many of the homes...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Las Olas G, Owner at Las Olas Gondola Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your 5* review. A gondola ride is a great way to celebrate a birthday, especially at sunset. Gondolier Brad most likely had as much fun as you and your husband did !! Thanks for the tip on following parking instructions. It is...More

Reviewed September 12, 2018

Brad the gondolier was the best! It was our anniversary. He asked if we wanted the full tour guide speech and we told him we only wanted the most interesting highlights. He chose perfectly and made it the best way to end the day of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Las Olas G, Owner at Las Olas Gondola Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 14, 2018

Thank you for the 5* review Avi. We are happy you had a wonderful anniversary on the gondola !! It is a lovely and romantic evening. Gondolier Brad is great and has so much positive energy to provide for a romantic celebration. Hope to see...More

Reviewed August 31, 2018

The captain is great and on a clear night , its amazing. A night time cruise is cooler than the day time.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Las Olas G, Owner at Las Olas Gondola Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2018

Thank you for your review. Hope to see you again soon !

Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

What a beautiful evening spent on the Gondola. A must experience for anyone. Very romantic and beautiful views of houses and downtown Ft. Lauderdale.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Las Olas G, Owner at Las Olas Gondola Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 30, 2018

Thank you for the 5 * review Donnie. We are glad you had a romantic and beautiful evening. Hope to see you again soon !!

Reviewed August 5, 2018

This review is a bit late but I had to get on and thank Capt Martha for a fantastic experience. The gondola ride was romantic and the perfect choice for a proposal. I was able to compose a CD of our favorite love songs and...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Las Olas G, Owner at Las Olas Gondola Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2018

Thank you for the great review Brandon. Congratulations on your engagement. Capt. Martha loves to make people happy as do all of our gondoliers. We look forward to seeing you again !!

Reviewed March 27, 2018

We thoroughly enjoyed our gondola ride in the canals. We could not get to Italy, so this was the closest experience. The music was perfect, the relaxing speed of the gondola was perfect, and the Italian decor made it feel like we were actually in...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Las Olas G, Owner at Las Olas Gondola Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 30, 2018

Thank you for the 5* review Henry. Although this response is tardy.. we are glad you enjoyed your gondola ride on the ONLY gondola in The Venice of America. We took the gondola out of water in May for 55 days to refurbish it and...More

Reviewed October 20, 2017 via mobile

Martha was wonderful. She felt bad that the lights on the outside of the gondola weren't working due to hurricane damage. That didn't matter to use the ride was very nice and relaxing. It made for a perfect night.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed August 14, 2017

I was thinking about a unique and amazing way to propose when I found 'Las Olas Gondola'. Originally it seemed as it would be a very nice idea and guess what? It was an amazing tour and Captain Martha made it an unforgettable romantic evening....More

Date of experience: June 2017
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