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About Commander Zodiac
Come explore the enchanting low country aboard Hilton Head Island's original Zodiac raft ride. Experience the facinating world of Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphins and witness incredible marine wildlife in their natural habitat. A truly educational and envionmental experience for the entire family. We have been in business for over 30 years, so come join us for a unforgettable adventure!
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Reviewed October 23, 2018

What a wonderful experience! I've lived on Hilton Head for 35 years and have been on many a boat tour but I must say that this might have been the best experience on the water. To start, the boat was very comfortable..Scott, our captain was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank hiltnhd
CommanderZodiac, Owner at Commander Zodiac, responded to this reviewResponded November 21, 2018

Thank you for your great review! I am pleased you found the boat comfortable and that captain Scott provided you a great experience. Our office staff , including Jana Moore thanks you and your out of town guests as well. We look forward to seeing...More

Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

Awesome experience with Captain Todd. The strand feeding of the dolphins was the ultimate treat to witness! Would definitely do again on our next visit to HHI!

Date of experience: September 2018
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CommanderZodiac, Owner at Commander Zodiac, responded to this reviewResponded November 21, 2018

Fantastic! We are so appreciative of your great review, and to have the opportunity to share our love of Dolphins with your family. We hope to see you again on your next trip to HHI.

Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

There were just two of us but Commander Zodiac made the hour and a half tour available! I have been several times but see new things during each excursion. This trip was no exception. We saw so many dolphins and had the opportunity to see...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank kathyw504
CommanderZodiac, Owner at Commander Zodiac, responded to this reviewResponded November 21, 2018

You are so welcome! Sounds like you had an incredible trip. I will make sure captain Scott is aware of your praises. Hope to see you again soon, and thank you very much for joining us again.

Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

We have done the Comm Zodiac Disappearing Island tour 5 times now. We will continue to do it every time we come to the island. Although you’re doing the same thing it’s always different. We had Captain Tom this latest go around, he was absolutely...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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CommanderZodiac, Owner at Commander Zodiac, responded to this reviewResponded November 21, 2018

I thoroughly enjoyed taking your family out on this trip. I have the best job in the world ! Being able to share my love and knowledge of our beautiful waterways with your family was truly a great experience for me too. I look forward...More

Reviewed September 6, 2018

NOT for old folks with back problems or little kids. the lightweight raft runs pretty fast while you sit on the edges holding onto ropes and BANGING into wave after wave. parents to double duty to hang onto rope and kid. if the kid cries...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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CommanderZodiac, Owner at Commander Zodiac, responded to this reviewResponded November 21, 2018

I am sad to hear that your experience with us was not what you expected. At Commander Zodiac we pride ourselves in providing a positive trip to all of our customers, which I believe is reflected by our 97% 5 star approval rating. Evidently we...More

Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

My wife, kids and I went out on the Zodiak with Capt. Scott and had a nice time. It was fun wandering the big sandbar that's only exposed at low tide. Found a number of Sand dollars to take home, and quite a lot of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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CommanderZodiac, Owner at Commander Zodiac, responded to this reviewResponded November 21, 2018

Thank you very much for your great review! I am happy to hear that captain Scott was able to offer your family such a memorable experience . Seeing the mom and calf’s is definitely awesome. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

By far the best dolphin tour I've taken! Captain Todd was the best. He was very informative and engaging. We saw over a dozen dolphins immediately upon getting to the open water so he brought us into the marsh and drove us around to view...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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CommanderZodiac, Owner at Commander Zodiac, responded to this reviewResponded November 21, 2018

Wow what a great review! I will make sure captain Todd knows how much you enjoyed your trip with him on our awesome Zodiac rafts. Look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

This was the best trip to see the dolphins I have ever been on. The captain told us so much information and it was almost like clock work everything he said about the dolphins happened almost on cue. The zodiac boat was so much fun...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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CommanderZodiac, Owner at Commander Zodiac, responded to this reviewResponded November 21, 2018

Thank you very much for great review! We are glad that we exceeded your expectations. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed August 27, 2018

We had Captain Todd, who was killer awesome, especially with kids. My daughter sat in the "Roller Coaster" seat and loved it. It's not really a roller coaster and mostly very smooth!! Just a term Captain Todd gave to make the seat more enticing and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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CommanderZodiac, Owner at Commander Zodiac, responded to this reviewResponded November 21, 2018

Killer awesome review! I will make sure captain Todd is aware of how much fun your family had . Thank you very much.

Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

We went on a two-hour tour with Captain Todd. It was excellent!! There were two adults and children ages 4.5 and 7 and 19 yo disabled child with Down’s. I reserved the boat for just us and we had a superb private adventure. We saw...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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CommanderZodiac, Owner at Commander Zodiac, responded to this reviewResponded November 21, 2018

Thank you very much for your super kind review. I will make sure captain Todd knows how much you enjoyed your experience with him. Please come back and see us next time your in town.

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rjaiyea
May 4, 2018|
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Response from CommanderZodiac | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. There are more Dolphins around in the summer and August is a great time to see them. Please let us know when you will be here and we'll be happy to help you get set up with a great tour for... More
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sandy d
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Absolutely! Definitely a kid friendly trip and we provide life jackets of all sizes!!!! Give us a call to book your excursion! We look forward to hearing from you!!
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