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Blackwater Airboat Tours

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Us Highway 27 north, Weston, FL
+1 954-474-4040
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Beyond Expectations

I booked this tour because of the solid reviews, and i didn't want some "tourist trap for the... read more

Reviewed June 9, 2018
Chris H
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Rancho Cucamonga, California
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Once in a lifetime experience

An absolutely amazing trip, Capt Jason was really informative and educating about the Everglades... read more

Reviewed May 27, 2018
felicity w
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Exeter, United Kingdom
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Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

I booked this tour because of the solid reviews, and i didn't want some "tourist trap for the masses experience". That said, it felt a little weird booking with no deposit required and being told to meet some guy (Captain Jason) at a boat ramp...More

Thank Chris H
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Chrissy F, Owner at Blackwater Airboat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 10, 2018

Hi Chris! We're glad to hear that you had an incredible time with us. We always strive to be the best. Customer safety is always the number one priority. We appreciate your business as well as your great review of our company. We hope to...More

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Reviewed May 27, 2018

An absolutely amazing trip, Capt Jason was really informative and educating about the Everglades Ecosystem and showed us all the Alligators which he also told us more info about. scenic trip 10/10More

Thank felicity w
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Jason F, Owner at Blackwater Airboat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 30, 2018

Thank you for your business and the review. We are happy to hear you had a great time with us. Our motto is “You come as guest and leave as family”. We strive to make sure every customer leaves feeling this way. We are happy...More

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Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

Capt Jason took six of us on an airboat ride which was a perfect mix of fun, adventure, and learning about the Everglades ecosystem.-

Thank Bette M
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Jason F, Owner at Blackwater Airboat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2018

We are glad to hear you had a great time with us. Thank you for the business and the review. We hope to see you again when life brings you back to our little slice of Paradise.

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Reviewed March 28, 2018

I took 4 grandchildren 5-10 with Captain Gerald and he was so nice, professional and personable. He even took us to his grandfathered home in the middle of the Everglades. He was great with the children. We saw lots of gators and wildlife.More

Thank kim c
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Jason F, Owner at Blackwater Airboat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 3, 2018

Thank you for the review. We are happy to hear you had an amazing time with us. I have to agree Capt. Gerald is the best at what he does. We are privileged to have him as part of our team. I will make sure...More

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Reviewed March 23, 2018

Had a great morning out lot's of fun and very informative. Our guide/pilot knew all the wild life in the 'Glades' and was more than happy to share his knowledge and enthusiasm with us. I was slightly concerned about the contact with 'Mozzies' but had...More

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Jason F, Owner at Blackwater Airboat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 25, 2018

We are glad you enjoyed your tour with us. All customers are informed that temperatures are 10 to 15 degrees colder on the boat than they are off the boat to ensure proper attire for current weather conditions. Not sure what at "mozzie" is but...More

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Reviewed March 22, 2018

This was the best part of a week in south Florida. Capt Jason is awesome, good info on the everglades and wild life that lives there. Saw alligators birds and turtles during the ride. Two hour tour was just about perfect. Nice to have the...More

Thank Bill S
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Chrissy F, Owner at Blackwater Airboat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 10, 2018

Hi Bill! Glad to hear your tour was great! We look forward to seeing you again when life brings you back to South Florida!

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Reviewed March 11, 2018

Blackwater Airboat Tours. Fantastic Private tour for our Family of 4 on the "open air" Airboat. Captain Jason is knowledgeable, honest, funny and gave us a terrific tour this afternoon. Weather was perfect. The gators were all out for a Sunday afternoon swim ...Boat fits...More

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Chrissy F, Owner at Blackwater Airboat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 10, 2018

Happy to hear your tour was great. Thank you for supporting our local companies. It is very much appreciated. We are all Florida Natives and strive to continue our own education of our amazing backyard daily so that we can bring you information that is...More

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Reviewed March 9, 2018

Just me and my Hubby with Captain Jason who was great and very knowledgeable. Also Christine who emailed us back with information about the tours straight away. Thank you guy's for a great tour around the Everglades.

1  Thank chris c
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Jason F, Manager at Blackwater Airboat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded March 11, 2018

You are welcome. We are glad you had a great time. Hope to see you both again soon.

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Reviewed December 27, 2017 via mobile

Cptn Jason did a great job of ensuring that we saw the best of the flora and fauna in the Everglades and understand the delicate balance that allows all to healthily survive.

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Reviewed April 28, 2017

We were looking for an exciting, educational experience that gave us a real feel for the Everglades. Thanks to Capt. Jason, we sure found it! Capt. Jason is extremely knowledgeable and respectful of the ecosystem. He went into as much depth as we wanted while...More

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112Chris
February 8, 2018|
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Response from Jason F | Property representative |
Hello and thank you for your inquiry. Yes we do offer transportation from Fort Lauderdale and back. The cost of transportation for round trip is $75.00 for your group of up to 7ppl.
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broberts563
June 10, 2017|
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Response from alysha n | Reviewed this property |
Hi Broberts5, you should absolutely call Blackwater at +1 954-474-4040 and explain what you're looking for. They're not the most tech-savvy bunch (especially Gerald), so the phone is your best bet. I have done a sunset tour... More
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Tom7787
March 21, 2016|
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Response from Jason F | Property representative |
Hello Tom, Thank you for your inquiry. The only thing we have available on March 24 is a 5pm trip. If that time doesn't fit you we have a 3pm open on March 25th. We do offer transportation to and from your hotel for a cost... More
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