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Sawgrass Recreation Park

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1006 N US Highway 27, Weston, FL 33327-7700
+1 954-389-0202
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Florida Everglades Night Airboat Tour from Fort Lauderdale
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Visit Ft. Lauderdale’s greatest airboat attraction, Sawgrass Recreation Park. Embark on a thrilling airboat tour through the Florida Everglades. Our exhibits feature timed shows where you can hold an alligator and visit magnificent mammals such as the Florida Panther or the Black Leopard. Picnic areas, birthday parties, camping, rv parking. Exclusive private and nighttime airboat tours are now available year round! Open 7 days a week! Just 25 minutes from the heart of Ft. Lauderdale!
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  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
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Hours Today: 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
1006 N US Highway 27, Weston, FL 33327-7700
+1 954-389-0202
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had rang a few other hover-boat excursions to be told they were fully booked in advance weeks ago and for a private boat ride it was $100 each. We came across Sawgrass upon chance and booked onto their final boat trip around 3.30. It...More

Thank Maria F
Nicole T, Guest Relations Manager at Sawgrass Recreation Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your airboat tour with Captain Bob. I am hoping you may be able to get in touch with me to clarify your statement regarding him sticking a finger into an alligator's eye. I...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

I was so disappointed after four of us returned from a cruise. We looking toured the gift shop, I was looking for a couple of hats I had purchased several years ago, the lady was very nice and told me they had just run out...More

Thank BigTPoppa
Nicole T, Guest Relations Manager at Sawgrass Recreation Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Greetings From The Everglades, Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We are very sorry for the disappointment we caused you by closing The Gator Grill temporarily for a catering event. We are taking action to expand to be sure this will...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great airboat ride and a very informative tour of the Everglades with Capt. Bob. Had great information on the turtles, alligators and the eco system and what has happened over the years. Would do it again. Saw 3 huge alligator, and information on them. Thank...More

Thank luckielewi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Main attraction is the airboat ride on the Everglades !! Have a break from shopping at Sawgrass Mills and drive some 15 minutes and spend a couple of hours at this nice park enjoying nature All well organised

Thank Christian S
Nicole T, Guest Relations Manager at Sawgrass Recreation Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review! We're so glad to hear you were able to visit us while you were taking a break from shopping.

Reviewed September 27, 2017

I went with a buddy last weekend and it was nice, we saw 2 alligators so that made it worth it. Worth price of 30 min tour

Thank Coolhandluke87
Reviewed September 26, 2017 via mobile

Great place to do a quick tour throught the everglades. Very good price for a 30 min tour. Captain Bob was very funny and gave a lot of interesting information. We saw two alligators after 5 minutes in their natural habitat. Dont forget some cash...More

Thank Mona B
Reviewed September 19, 2017

All the family enjoyed this, don't miss the opportunity to see wildlife up close and personal. Staff so helpful.

Thank Ballymarkham1
Reviewed September 17, 2017

'Ello chaps! Sawgrass Recreation Park is a large outdoor attraction whose staple is the airboat roads. TIP: Check out Groupon before you go and you can save a few bucks. They offer various airboat ride ticket attractions, but the most popular one is the group...More

Thank HerbertEdgewood
Nicole T, Guest Relations Manager at Sawgrass Recreation Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Herbert! Thanks so much for your review! We are glad to hear you were able to take advantage of our Groupon offer and enjoy the day time airboat tour. See you next time!

Reviewed August 29, 2017

Sawgrass Recreation Park is a great place to see the Everglades. The staff is very knowledgeable about the Everglades and it's wildlife inhabitants. The air boat tour is very reasonably priced and is the best way to see the real interior of the Everglades. Included...More

Thank mpjackson55
Nicole T, Guest Relations Manager at Sawgrass Recreation Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

What a great review! Thank you so much for taking the time to write this for us!!

Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

Very efficient set up in the shop to get everyone on to boats in an organised and quick fashion. We took our 3 children on the ride - age 7, 3 and 1. Ear plugs were provided but unfortunately my 1 year old wouldn't keep...More

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October 27, 2016|
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Response from SARJANJ_TULIP | Reviewed this property |
Check with them on their web I'm not sure
September 5, 2016|
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Response from Nicole T | Property representative |
Hello! I would be happy to help you exchange your shirt and there is no reason you should've been told otherwise. We Please contact me at 954-389-0202. You Can simply send me a picture of the shirt you have. If we have... More
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Response from K-C1962-10 | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't recommend it for infants - its noisy, windy and a very active ride.