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$12 to Peanut Island

Great friendly service. Efficient way to cross over to the island. Plenty of space on board... read more

Reviewed January 11, 2019
GuiWong
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Aurora, Canada
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Fun, quick ride!

It was super quick ride getting over to the island. We had to wait in a line and for several trips... read more

Reviewed August 22, 2019
Lisa H
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Reviewed August 22, 2019 via mobile

It was super quick ride getting over to the island. We had to wait in a line and for several trips to get back at the end of the day. We’d go again! We really enjoyed our day on the island!!

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Lisa H
Reviewed August 12, 2019

We took our three teenage girls to Peanut Island for the day. My husband rented a kayak and paddled over so the girls could use it while we were there. The rest of us took the ferry. The ride was no more than ten minutes....More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank azahnleuter
Reviewed June 26, 2019

Peanut Island has great snorkeling in relatively shallow water. However, it is only good for snorkeling from an hour before high tide to an hour after high tide.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank J Dan Q
Reviewed June 6, 2019

I believe they leave every 15 or 30 minutes, and shade, snacks, and drinks are available while you wait. There is a ton of parking, but there are reserved spots at the front for loading and unloading, which is great when you have a lot...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank destinationZEN
Reviewed April 18, 2019

Nice short boat ride on a 25-40 person craft that picks up every hour or 2. Make sure you get your tickets and wait down by the boat so you can be in line to catch your scheduled time. You can get bumped if the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 68carmine
Reviewed January 11, 2019 via mobile

Great friendly service. Efficient way to cross over to the island. Plenty of space on board. Covered area to stay out of sun. Quick trip across from the main land. Plenty of free parking too.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank GuiWong
Reviewed December 11, 2018

So, if you are going to Peanut Island you cannot swim there so this is the alternative. :) A relaxing round trip ride on a large pontoon boat, round trip I believe was $14.00. The ride is short, 10 minutes, relaxing, with beautiful views of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank precastfireplaces
Reviewed December 11, 2018

We live nearby and take the water taxi to Peanut Island often. It runs often, the price is reasonable, and it takes you right to a dock where a sidewalk begins, so it's easy if you're bringing a rollaboard suitcase or a cooler on wheels.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank 73tonia
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

Affordable, fast, and great way to get to peanut island. I think it was $12 A person to take the water taxi and it runs every 20-30 minutes. Its a good size so plenty of people can ride on each trip.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Nurseerika1
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

The Peanut Island Water Taxi is fast, spacious, and affordable. They run about every 20 minutes throughout the day. The dock is clean and the ticket sellers very friendly. Note: No alcohol is allowed on Peanut Island, so your cooler might be checked before you...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Samantha G
March 19, 2018|
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Response from Skipro27 | Reviewed this property |
That is correct. The south dock is not being used at this time. All drop offs are at the North west dock
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Lynda S
May 7, 2017|
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Response from jkeuhn | Reviewed this property |
$12.00. You buy your tickets at the sailfish marina
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LounBee
March 29, 2017|
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Response from jreeny |
Is the $12 each way or round trip?
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