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The Kayak Shack

77522 Overseas Hwy, Islamorada, FL 33036-3813
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Jet Ski Tour - best anniversary gift ever!

My husband booked the 2 hour jet ski tour for my anniversary gift - after 14 years married, he... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
W9608EEchristinac
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Awesome Jet Ski Tour

My 14 year old son and I took the jet ski tour on Tuesday, 6/12/18. We arrived at the dock at 10:30... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
John K
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77522 Overseas Hwy, Islamorada, FL 33036-3813
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"mangrove tunnels"
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"robbie's marina"
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"baby sharks"
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"gave us a map"
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"mangrove channels"
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"great adventure"
in 11 reviews
"fish"
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"guided jet ski tour"
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"easy paddle"
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"open water"
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"own pace"
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"state park"
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"the hungry tarpon"
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"amazing experience"
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"ocean side"
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"explained everything"
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My husband booked the 2 hour jet ski tour for my anniversary gift - after 14 years married, he knows me oh so well. The tour operator suggested we depart at 11am for best visibility and the timing was perfect. The skis were in good...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My 14 year old son and I took the jet ski tour on Tuesday, 6/12/18. We arrived at the dock at 10:30 AM for the required paperwork and orientation. There were two other couples on our tour and our tour guide was Frank. We waited...More

Thank John K
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the jet ski tour with Stevie B. It was our second time with him and even better than the first. Cruising around the Bay and Ocean is a blast. We snorkeled out at Chica Reef which was fun and beautiful! Saw nurse sharks,...More

Thank Deborah G
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This was our 4th visit to The Kayak Shack at Robbie’s Marina in Islamorada and the best so far. It is so enjoyable and relaxing going through the mangrove tunnels and there are many larger open areas to explore. They are excellent in providing maps...More

1  Thank Kathy M
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Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

I booked a Kayak Tour for four with Andy. It was a great time. We saw a lot of wildlife, Osprey’s, starfish, crabs, a stingray with her baby. Paddling through the mangroves is definitely something to see! I would suggest bug spray for anyone who...More

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Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Steve is great! What a professional and great guide. You cannot go wrong with the jet ski tour. We had so much fun and saw 4 dolphins.

Thank livingaimfully
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Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

We rented paddle boards and kayaks here. Paddling the mangroves was peaceful and a good workout, saw many young nurse sharks and a variety of birds including osprey. On another day we kayaked to Indian Key where we snorkeled, and enjoyed the fish, even saw...More

1  Thank bethaddis
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Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

We took a guided tour with Andy. We had two family members that have never kayaked and Andy took time and made them comfortable. He took us through the back country where it is so beautiful and tranquil. Andy provided great information and history about...More

2  Thank NoBadDays-BandA
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Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

Kayak Andy was great, knowledgeable and patient! The mangrove trails and open water were enjoyable and the wildlife was plentiful including birds, fish, sharks and 2 crocodiles! Andy even saved a pelican bound by a fishing line! Would highly recommend this trip!

1  Thank Kerry R
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Reviewed April 3, 2018

My family and I had an awesome time on the 2 hour Jet Ski tour. Stevie B was our guide and was very knowledgeable, informative, and safety conscious. Jet Skis were in great condition and the weather was perfect. We snorkeled on the reef and...More

1  Thank Jayson D
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bluemomjenny
March 23, 2017|
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Response from john s | Property representative |
Hello Thanks for inquiring about the Kayak Shack we have beautiful shallow water that's super clear with small sharks, rays, jellyfish and starfish. We generally do a self-guided tour with trail maps and a full orientation... More
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Sandra P
September 5, 2016|
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Response from Mike S | Reviewed this property |
They rent them but I'm not sure if you can launch your own there? There are plenty of spots nearby you could launch however.
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