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The River Lilly is a 34-passenger pontoon boat, licensed by the U.S. Coast Guard and owned by Eddie and Stephanie Hamrick. Eddie is a U.S. Coast Guard licensed Captain. The cruise, on parts of the river so wild they were used in the James Bond film...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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River Park Marina, 500 E. Prima Vista Blvd., Port Saint Lucie, FL 34983
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+1 772-489-8344
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was a great way to see so much of Florida's wild life. There were many birds turtles and of course alligators. We had a wonderful day on the water.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank shv03
RiverLillyCruises, Owner at River Lilly Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us. Glad to hear you enjoyed the trip. We hope to see you again soon. All the best, Ed and Steph.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Highly recommend...but call ahead for reservations. We didn't call ahead & tour was full. However we were able to get on a later tour. It was well worth the wait. Eddie & Stephanie are very knowledgeable & courteous guides! The cruise explores the backwaters of...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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RiverLillyCruises, Owner at River Lilly Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Carol, Thank you for your wonderful review. Glad we were busy enough to be running a second trip that day and that you were able to join us. We enjoyed having you and your husband and hope to see you again if you are...More

Reviewed January 16, 2019 via mobile

Great outing for visiting guest or a way for locals to see local waterways. Knowledgeable guides provide lots of information on botanical and wildlife as well as local history.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank mpelostlucie
RiverLillyCruises, Owner at River Lilly Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2019

Thank you for taking the time to review review us. Glad you enjoyed your time on the river with us. Hope to see you again in the future. All the best, Ed and Steph

Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

We had fun on this Saint Lucie River cruise. Staff was professional and very accommodating. It was a wonderful way to cruise the river and see wildlife and nature at its best

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank kvprestia
RiverLillyCruises, Owner at River Lilly Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2019

Thanks so much for the five star review. We really appreciate it. Happy that you enjoyed your time on the river with us. Hope to see you again soon. All the best, Ed and Steph

Reviewed December 31, 2018

Two adults took this River cruise on a Wednesday afternoon in early December. Wonderful cruise. Great guides. Spotted many alligators, turtles and tons of birds. If we could give it 6 stars we would. Both the boat captain and the guide were very knowledgeable about...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Chris H
RiverLillyCruises, Owner at River Lilly Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded January 2, 2019

Chris, Thank you for the kind words. We really appreciate it. So glad you enjoyed your trip with us. We hope to see you again soon in the future. All the best, Ed and Steph

Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

We take our company who come to visit from out of state and country. Been 3 times and always a peassure.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Dino B
Reviewed November 21, 2018 via mobile

Very knowledgeable and entertaining guides, saw turtles, alligators, birds and fish. Wonderful way to spend an afternoon.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

I have taken this tour several times with family visiting from the North, very satisfied every time.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

The folks running the cruise are extremely nice and friendly. They are very knowledgable of the local plants and animals. While I've lived in Florida most of my life, and have been an outdoor type my whole life, I actually learned a few things on...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Michael W
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

We have my husband this for father’s day. We took the whole family. We took the kids and the grandkids. They had a wonderful time. Very knowledgeable and informative of the area. We saw lots of wildlife and even saw an alligator.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Jonna O
January 17, 2019|
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Response from RiverLillyCruises | Property representative |
15-30 minutes depending on what are of Stuart you are coming from.
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cristinaSaoPaulo
October 9, 2017|
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Response from scottmil55 | Reviewed this property |
I have always called day of, reserved seats. Don't know if they have group rates. Lasts 1-1/2 to 2 hours. Run by husband and wife, easy to contact.
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travelbugBrick_NJ
February 19, 2017|
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Response from RiverLillyCruises | Property representative |
That's fine. It's bench style seating so it would need to be a small cooler. Please keep in mind that the cruise is 1.5 hours and we don't have restrooms on board.
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