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Breakwater Adventures

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We booked the Beach Day for our family of 12 (grandparents to six grandkids ages 9-14). Absolutely... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Najoneadvm
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Tampa, Florida
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Great Adventure

This was a highlight of our trip. Our guide Ian was super knowledge and a lot of fun. We did the... read more

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Breakwater Adventures offers private customizable boat charters around Marco Island, Florida. Choose a dolphin tour, shelling excursion or a waterskiing and tubing trip. You can find your own secluded island paradise, learn to wakeboard or combine...more
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909 Collier Ct, Marco Island, FL 34145-6514
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked the Beach Day for our family of 12 (grandparents to six grandkids ages 9-14). Absolutely a great day for everyone! Captain Ian took care of everything from setting up the facilities on the beach for us ahead of time to giving advise on...More

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Kasey P, Manager at Breakwater Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Najoneadvm, Glad you had a blast with Captain Ian for your families beach day! We are so happy to hear that you had a both safe and fun time with us and were able to see all the different wild life that makes the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a highlight of our trip. Our guide Ian was super knowledge and a lot of fun. We did the dolphin, tube and shelling tour. I have done many excursions and what I loved also about this one is they aren't trying to get...More

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Kasey P, Manager at Breakwater Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Glad you had a fun and relaxing trip with Captain Ian on your dolphin, tubing, and shelling tour! We appreciate all the kind words and are very honored to be considered on of the highlight of your Marco Island trip. We hope to see you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

No better way to make lasting family memories. Captain Ian was knowledgeable, friendly and lots of fun! The highlight was when he managed to coax dolphins into swimming in our boat's wake. We also loved tubing and shelling. As a bird lover, I especially enjoyed...More

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Kasey P, Manager at Breakwater Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Philadelphiacheapo, Thank you for your review! It's wonderful to hear you were able to see the wild dolphin in action and find a wide variety of the beautiful seabirds that call the 10,000 islands home. We agree with you on the binoculars, bird lovers...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Captain Ian was great with our kids (8,11,14). We went on a dolphin watch with tubing and the experience was nothing short of spectacular. Ian got the dolphins to play alongside the boat which the kids loved. The tubing was adventurous enough for even our...More

1  Thank mcyankee68
Kasey P, Manager at Breakwater Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your review Mcyankee68! Glad to hear your whole family had a blast with Captain Ian tubing through the 10,000 islands and searching for the wild dolphin! These are our favorite trips as there is a great mixture of relaxation and fun that everyone...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went on the dolphin/shelling/tubing adventure with Captain Ian as our guide. This was by far the highlight of our trip. The kids loved the tubing, the shelling was amazing on the secluded island and the dolphin experience was so cool. Captain Ian located where...More

1  Thank Alexis B
Kasey P, Manager at Breakwater Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Alexis B, We are so happy to hear your trip with Captain Ian was the highlight of your family trip, that really means a lot us. The trip your family took is our favorite, as you really get to do a little of everything,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went for the delux package which at first seems like a lot of money but it was the best $500 we’ve ever spent. We saw so many dolphins just feet away from the boat. The water skiing was great with great instructions from our...More

4  Thank keithchurchhouse
Kasey P, Manager at Breakwater Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Keithchurchhouse, Glad to hear you had a blast with us on your deluxe dolphin and watersports trip in the 10,000 islands! We appreciate your feedback on the price and value, as we strive to provide an amazing experience that matches our pricing. We are...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Travelled to the meeting point as prescribed and waited there for an hour with three young and excited kids. Called the contact number to be told they had cancelled. Did not receive a courtesy phone call or email and had to explain to upset children....More

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dsmcisaac, Owner at Breakwater Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

While we regret that we were unable to complete this tour as scheduled, we don’t believe that this review accurately reflects the way that we do business or the events surrounding this tour. This trip was cancelled due to severe thunderstorms. By 8 am we...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lot of fun. From young adults 19 to 25 and of course mom and dad paying for everything. lol The dolphins put on a great show. Tubing was a blast and collected plenty of shells. Plenty of time to do everything. Alex was our...More

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Kasey P, Manager at Breakwater Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hey Paul! Thanks so much for the review! We are so glad when the dolphins decide to play around on tour, but especially when tubing is going on. Not much compares to it! Glad to know you all had a blast and that Captain Alex...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had 11 of us go out to the island ages 12-56 and we went swimming, shelling, tubing, and on a dolphin excursion, Ian was extremely knowledgeable of history and the 10,000 islands! The dolphin experience was better than being in Disney world! Literally it...More

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Kasey P, Manager at Breakwater Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Wow, better than being in DIsney World?! That is quite the compliment! Thank you so much for all the kind words, and of course the review. I mentioned this in the previous review, but the dolphin/tubing/shelling combo is our favorite, as you really get the...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had the best time with Captain Ian!! He was extremely knowledgable and accommodating while looking for dolphins, shelling and tubing. He definitely has the magic touch with the dolphins. He had three of them jumping in the wake of the boat. The whole experience...More

2  Thank M D
Kasey P, Manager at Breakwater Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear M D, Sounds like an awesome time!! The tubing/dolphin/shelling combo is our favorite here at Breakwater. Such a great way to mix beauty, adrenaline, and exploration all in one trip. So great to hear you all had such an amazing time with Captain Ian...More

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HeatherSheaFinch
July 6, 2018|
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Response from Kasey P | Property representative |
Of course! We love to have all ages on board for all of our trips. We have infant life jackets we can provide, or you are more than welcome to bring your own as long as it is Coast Guard certified!
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kathy l
April 29, 2017|
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Response from dsmcisaac | Property representative |
Well, I just tried to post it as an answer, but apparently posting website links is not allowed here. There is a link to our website from our TripAdvisor page. Thanks for your interest and have a great day!
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