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“captain john”(18 reviews)
“great tour”(13 reviews)
“baby dolphins”(5 reviews)
See the dolphins play in their own backyard!1 1/2 hour narrated sightseeing tour! New Boat, U.S. Coast Guard licensed captains! Cushioned bench seating, clean bathroom!
140 Boardwalk PL, John's Pass Boardwalk, Madeira Beach, FL
+1 727-392-7090
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went on the dolphin quest as a birthday adventure and definitely wasn’t disappointed. We believe the captains name was John and the other employee was Tina. Everything was great! Very polite people and cheap drinks and snacks on the boat! We saw two groups...More

Thank ashkandas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful time on the tour. The boat captain was very knowledgeable and entertaining. We saw several pods of dolphins and even captured a video of one jumping out of the water. It was amazing. We highly recommend the tour.

Thank Nancy F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We, (3 seniors), had a great time on this tour. As others have said, it would have been a fun time even if we had not seen dolphins. The boat was comfortable with a good view in all directions. The staff were friendly and helpful...More

Thank Oldephaart
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful day spent out on the open water. Even if we didn’t see dolphins it would have been worth it.

Thank samandtiff
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My son and I had a ball doing this. Capt John and Tina made it so much fun and the information about what we were seeing was great. I would suggest this to anyone in the area for a " must do." Thanks again for...More

Thank AnneD3103
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They new where to find the dolphins and we were able to get close to get great pictures. The captain and crew were knowledgeable and friendly.

Thank ED F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had the most fantastic trip out on Dolphin Quest. The staff were awesome, totally focused on keeping everybody happy. They were funny and friendly from start to finish. We loved every minute.

Thank Theperfectmix
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

We had a blast on our dolphin quest tour. We got to see a few dolphins but the entire ride was amazing. Even if we hadnt got to see any dolphins it was worth the money for the boat ride! I highly recommend this quest!

Thank Robin M
Reviewed October 7, 2018

It is totally understandable that the operators don't control the dolphins or their patterns- we are definitely there on that. But..... where we feel it went wrong was a promise of tons of dolphins and fun. Maybe.... tell riders there is red tide happening.... since...More

Thank Jenny W
Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

Had a great afternoon with Captain John and Tina! It was a lovely, leisurely boat cruise and we got to see some pretty amorous dolphins!! They provided lots of great info on the area, the mansions on the water, sea life, and indigenous birds. I've...More

Thank traveljunkee1
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April 26, 2018|
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Response from SirRick | Reviewed this property |
They appeared to be. The access onto the boat appeared to be wide enough to allow a wheel chair through, but I can't say for sure. There was a small step down onto the boat from the dock. I pulled a wagon onto the boat. My... More
April 30, 2017|
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Response from christine v | Reviewed this property |
The website suggests booking in advance, but we booked the morning of with no problems. We took our 4 yr old and she really liked it. I think she would've been scared of those pirates. LOL
November 25, 2016|
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Response from Jen B | Reviewed this property |
We were on the 4pm cruise (before the time change) and seen tons of dolphin as soon as the boat pulled from the dock. I can't believe in all the trips to that boardwalk we had never seen them before. Maybe we just didn't... More