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- Boat Rentals, Boat Sales, Boat Brokerage, Yamaha Outboards - Cannons Marina os family-owned and operated boat dealership for more than 64 years, our boutique-style operation allows us to put together the boating solution that best suits your needs, your passions, and your own distinct style. We have the area’s best boat rentals by the day, week, or month. We are conveniently located to the area's best boating, sandbars, dining and sightseeing on Anna Maria, Sarasota, Bradenton & Longboat Key.
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Reviewed April 11, 2019

We were able to rent a boat at the last minute on a recent trip to the area, which was nice. Employees are nice, and helpful, and our boat ride was relaxing, and fun. We floated awhile, watching diving ducks, and other water birds. Next...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 23, 2019 via mobile

Friendly, helpful staff - both in the office and on the dock. Nice boats. On a side note, I’m glad we rented a 19’ conventional boat from Cannon’s vs the pontoon boat at a different marina that we were considering. Reason being that in some...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 13, 2019 via mobile

We rented a 24 foot deck boat for the afternoon. Staff helpful and checkin and return. Have rented at a different marina in Anna Maria in the past. Much happier with the Canon’s boat quality. Super clean and well cared for. Easy access from this...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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LLC-One, Manager at Cannons Marina, responded to this reviewResponded March 23, 2019

Thank you for your review. We are happy that you had a good day on the water and hope to see you back soon. -The Cannons Crew

Reviewed March 1, 2019

The Tech made a good effort to fix my problem with the fresh water pressure system. Not yet sure if it was successful. Thus requested Dre to do this: After crossing Sarasota Bay I checked for water leaks and found one where the blue pipe...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Mike S
LLC-One, Guest Relations Manager at Cannons Marina, responded to this reviewResponded March 30, 2019

Hey Mike, Thank you for leaving a review. Please let us know if there is anything else we can do for you to make your experience 5 stars. -The Cannons Crew

Reviewed January 27, 2019

This place is a pleasure to deal with. We felt very safe and confident as we pulled away for 4 hours of boating.Staff all very friendly and competent. The boat was perfect and we all had a blast. Thanks to all at Cannons.

Date of experience: January 2019
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LLC-One, Guest Relations Manager at Cannons Marina, responded to this reviewResponded March 30, 2019

Thank you for taking the time to share your boat rental experience at Cannons Marina. We are happy to know you had a blast and felt safe. We hope to see you again soon. -The CannonsCrew

Reviewed January 25, 2019

I am on my 6th Grady white. The last 3 were purchased at Cannons. Not only have I had great experiences with sales, the service is 5 star. I just picked my boat up from an annual service. Cannons is very accommodating to my schedule....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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LLC-One, Guest Relations Manager at Cannons Marina, responded to this reviewResponded March 30, 2019

Wow, your 6th Grady-White Boat. That is an amazing endorsement of the Grady-White brand and of Cannons Marina as well. Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. The staff works hard to deliver the best boating experiences and it makes them happy...More

Reviewed January 11, 2019 via mobile

No hassle boat rental. Easy reservation. Reasonable paperwork. Clean and well functioning 19’ boat. Friendly and helpful staff. Will rent again.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank PetroML
LLC-One, Guest Relations Manager at Cannons Marina, responded to this reviewResponded March 30, 2019

Hey PetroML, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. We are happy you had a good time and will return. We hope to see you soon. -The Cannons Crew

Reviewed November 25, 2018 via mobile

My brothers dive computer was stolen by a dockhand named brian. My girlfreind and i witnessed it. Management did not help aside from saying how great a guy brian is.More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Justin M
LLC-One, Owner at Cannons Marina, responded to this reviewResponded January 19, 2019

Dear Mr. Justin Morrison, We sincerely regret that your brother's dive computer is lost. Cannons Marina is a family-owned and operated business, and over the past 64 years we have rented out thousands of boats with no incidents of theft. During our 64-year history customers...More

Reviewed November 13, 2018 via mobile

My family and I were visiting Longboat Key for our daughter's 16th birthday and what better way to celebrate than renting a boat from Cannons Marina. Friendly staff, new boat and thorough explanation of the waterways! Saw dolphins too! We'll definitely be back!More

Date of experience: November 2018
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LLC-One, Guest Relations Manager at Cannons Marina, responded to this reviewResponded March 30, 2019

Awe, we love special birthday experiences and we are happy that we could share in some of your daughter's 16th birthday memories. And seeing dolphins, that is always an epic experience for sure. Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review and...More

Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

To rent a boat from Cannon’s, on one of the most glorious days of the year, made our family’s vacation! We rented a 24ft deck boat for the day. It was super clean and ready for us when we got there. The staff took time...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MelindaLee7
LLC-One, Guest Relations Manager at Cannons Marina, responded to this reviewResponded March 30, 2019

Hey MelindaLee7, We are delighted to know that you had one of the most glorious days on the water with a boat rental from Cannons. We love feedback and we love even more helping people get out and enjoy our beautiful and special water here...More

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