We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Charleston tour from the sea

Want to experience Charleston from the water? Carolina Marine Group does an excellent job of... read more

Reviewed July 5, 2018
Txtrave
,
New Braunfels
via mobile
Perfect for a Bachelorette Party!

We went out on the Ship of Fools this past weekend with a group of 8 girls for a bachelorette... read more

Reviewed June 26, 2018
MisJennyC
,
Chicago, Illinois
Read all 18 reviews
47
All photos (47)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent95%
  • Very good5%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“captain dave”(9 reviews)
“sunset cruise”(2 reviews)
“harbor tour”(4 reviews)
About
CMG provides harbor cruises of historical Charleston, SC. We leave from The City Marina in downtown Charleston. Here you will climb aboard your private classic 1971 Hatteras that has been completely restored and updated. We have two hour harbor...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Contact
17 Lockwood Dr, Charleston, SC 29401-1190
Website
+1 843-779-5711
Reviews (18)
Filter reviews
17 results
Traveler rating
16
1
0
0
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
16
1
0
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviewscaptain davesunset cruiseharbor tourvisiting charlestonsafetylessonsightsboat
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 17 reviews
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

Want to experience Charleston from the water? Carolina Marine Group does an excellent job of entertainment, safety and history lessons. If you are looking for a top notch family friendly day on the sea- look no farther! My boys are age 7&9 and had a...More

Thank Txtrave
Dave G, Owner at Carolina Marine Group, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2018

Thank you guys for coming out on the water with us. It’s always our pleasure to to show our guest the sites of the Charleston waterways! Capt. Dave

Reviewed June 26, 2018

We went out on the Ship of Fools this past weekend with a group of 8 girls for a bachelorette party. We couldn't have asked for a better activity!! We had a hard time finding a private boat for just our group, so I'm very...More

Thank MisJennyC
Dave G, Owner at Carolina Marine Group, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2018

You girls were great to have aboard. Glad you had fun. It’s always nice to hear our clients are loving what we do! Thanks again for coming and come back soon. Capt. Dave

Reviewed May 24, 2018

Had the best time relaxing and enjoying the sights while staying on the Southern Comfort. Captain Dave has an amazing boat and after experiencing the quiet and comfortable confines at the marina, it will be hard to stay in a hotel again. Short walk to...More

Thank Cheryl B
Dave G, Owner at Carolina Marine Group, responded to this reviewResponded May 25, 2018

It was our pleasure to have you aboard. You guys were a blast! Thanks for taking one of our harbor tours as well. Hope to see you back soon. Capt. Dave

Reviewed January 14, 2018

Captain Dave and crew are fantastic hosts and made our harbor cruise a real treat. Saw dolphins and the amazing historical sights all in the span of 2 hours. This was indeed one of our highlights for the weekend and we absolutely recommend it to...More

Thank JanVermeulen2018
Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

Captain Dave and Danielle are awesome. CD met us in the lot and escorted us to a very nice Hattess 41. ( not sure what kind of boat but I think I’m close on the name) CD offered us some Champagne and then took us...More

Thank Todd C
Dave G, Owner at Carolina Marine Group, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2017

It was so nice to have you aboard. Great conversation and glad you liked the music. It’s always nice spending time with our guests and enjoying the harbor and our love of boating.

Reviewed July 31, 2017

Captain Dave and his first mate were fabulous! The sunset cruise made our weekend in Charleston! We had great weather and the perfect sunset! We came to celebrate our son's 21st birthday! Captain Dave was knowledgeable and friendly but gave us our space, as well....More

Thank wwstrom
Reviewed July 10, 2017

We had a super fun couple of hours with Capt Dave and his first mate, when my husband and I took our 3 grandkids out on a harbor cruise on the Hatteras. Dave was very conscious of everyone's safety and he and his wife (the...More

Thank DLR213
Dave G, Owner at Carolina Marine Group, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2017

Thanks for spending time with us! Glad to have you aboard and look forward to seeing you again with us on our boat!

Reviewed June 20, 2017 via mobile

Had a great tour with Captain Dave, highly recommend this tour if you are in Charleston. Great price and a really nice Captain!

Thank NBK123
Reviewed April 22, 2017 via mobile

If you are visiting Charleston, taking a harbor tour or sunset cruise with Carolina Marine Group is a must! Captain Dave is and outstanding tour guide and conducts himself/crew with the utmost professionalism and safety. I highly recommend this business!

Thank Fishbed61
Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

From the time we spoke with Captain Dave he was incredibly welcoming. The marina was easy to find and within downtown Charleston. He and his mate Kelsey welcomed us aboard with champagne and cheese and cracker plate with a vase of fresh flowers. Super classy...More

Thank rcooperman61
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Carolina Marine Group staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines