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Take the wheel and become the captain! Fully narrated tour for 13 miles through the world famous Charleston Harbor. You will have a once in a lifetime view of the Battery, USS Yorktown Aircraft Carrier, Arthur Ravenel Jr Bridge, the downtown...more
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Having boating experience is helpful but not a must. Graham was a fantastic tour guide - fun and informative.More

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Date of experience: March 2019
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GrahamJ638, Owner at Speed Boat Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Dream! Thanks for your nice compliment, I didn't used to be very good. LOL Anyway, I am thrilled you had such a great time on our tour. Thanks so much for coming and for your very nice review. Come on back and see me...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Amazing Experience. We saw 2 dolphins next to us. Great customer service and friendly staff. We had an amazing time.

Date of experience: March 2019
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GrahamJ638, Owner at Speed Boat Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Saulp, Thanks so much for coming on the tour. I actually was taught how to saw dolphin in Spanish. Win win! Your business and your great review are very much appreciated. Hope to see you again soon! Best regards,

Reviewed 3 days ago

I have 2 boys age 10 and 17. It is generally hard to find something for both to enjoy. This was one of those rare times.More

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Date of experience: March 2019
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GrahamJ638, Owner at Speed Boat Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hey Cruiser! I have a couple of kiddos and you are correct, it is hard to find something for everyone. so happy everyone had a fun time on our tour. Thank you so much for your business and for leaving this awesome review. Hope to...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Graham was an awesome guide. It was chilly but he had a few coats and a hat for us to borrow! Would recommend, especially on a warm day. It was such a fun way to tour the harbor and see the wildlife. We saw several...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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GrahamJ638, Owner at Speed Boat Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Brooke, So happy you guys had a good time and stayed warm. It can get a bit chilly out there in the spring. Was very cool that the dolphins came out to play for you, they like it when it gets warmer. Come on...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a GREAT time ! The owner Graham was very professional and explained everything very well . This was our first time driving a speed boat ! It was the highlight of our trip . We felt very safe and informed on what to...More

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Date of experience: March 2019
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GrahamJ638, Owner at Speed Boat Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello, Thank you so much for your very kind review. We are so happy that you had such a great time. Huge smiles over here! I hope that if you are back in Charleston, we will see your faces again for another Speed Boat Adventure....More

Reviewed 5 days ago

It was fun, we got to see a lot of cool things and our tour guide was very nice and fun! I would highly recommend it to everyone going to Charleston. Definitely worth the money!More

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Date of experience: March 2019
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GrahamJ638, Owner at Speed Boat Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hey Relax! So happy that you guys had a great time. yes, I don't usually get much push back on our pricing, perhaps I should charge more? LOL! Your business and your kind review are so appreciated. Really hope to see you again really soon!...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend & I enjoyed our first time on a speedboat. The experience was worth the money! I definitely recommend it.More

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Date of experience: March 2019
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GrahamJ638, Owner at Speed Boat Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hey now! Thank you so much for coming on the tour and for leaving this very nice review. We are so happy to have met you and that you had a nice time on the tour. When you are back in town, I really hope...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My 21 year old daughter and I had so much fun on this boat tour! It was the highlight of our trip! The wind only made it more exciting. I didn’t know how to drive a boat but the instructor was so good, that I...More

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Date of experience: March 2019
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GrahamJ638, Owner at Speed Boat Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for coming on our tour and for leaving such a wonderful review. I hope this was a great bonding experience for you and your daughter as well. Now you can for sure say that you know how to drive a boat...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Highlight of our trip! Fantastic tour and what an adventure. Wonderful trip for this mom and college daughter .More

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Date of experience: March 2019
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GrahamJ638, Owner at Speed Boat Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hey Jet! When I started this business, I told me wife that we will be the highlight of someone's trip to Charleston. I am so happy that we were able to make a memory for the two of you. These days, a nice online review...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As someone who has travelled around the world this is really one od the best tour experiences we've had. Graham was a great tour guide and made you feel safe and confident to drive your boat. These boats are small and fast and even without...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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GrahamJ638, Owner at Speed Boat Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hey Dan, Wow, what a killer review, you are the man! I am so happy you guys had such a great time on our little tour. Reading this brought a big smile to my face. Great to know a seasoned world traveller can still be...More

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Theresa K
July 31, 2018|
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Response from sdspeedboat | Property representative |
Hi Theresa! The tour guide is in his own boat and leads you about 13 miles around the bay. Each boat has a speaker so you can hear the live narration. We hope to see you soon!
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portiamackinnon
January 30, 2018|
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Response from Graham J | Property representative |
There must be a licensed driver in every boat. Thanks!
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