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“Highlight of trip”
Review of Bahama Boat Tours

Bahama Boat Tours
Ranked #2 of 104 Outdoor Activities in Nassau
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: We offer a wide variety of tours in Nassau. You can choose from many of our tourist packages or create your own custom water experience in the beautiful Bahama Islands located in the sunny Caribbean.Choose from a wide variety of Tour Packages, Water Sports and Activities: We offer Tubing, Fishing, Knee-boarding, wakeboarding, site-seeing, water skiing and snorkeling. Explore the coral reefs, swim with the schools of fish in the crystal blue waters, have a father and son fishing excursion or just sit back and enjoy the boat ride. Let us take you to private locations to explore the white sandy beaches of the Bahamas. Your Captain will take you on your own, private water adventure.Whether you're in the Bahamas on your honeymoon, enjoying a family vacation, looking for an adventure, or coming in for a short visit with your Cruise Ship, Bahama Boat Tours can help you create those lasting memories. Convenience and safety are very important to us. We will pick you up from your Cruise Ship Dock or Hotel, we'll provide the safety gear, and life preservers, snacks and beverages and lend you our experience and wonderful customer service. Join Captain Blades and his staff in exploring the Bahamas. You'll want to come again!
Warsaw, Indiana
1 review
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“Highlight of trip”
Reviewed March 5, 2014

We are a family if 5. Kids enjoyed Capt. Danny and the trip. We spent the majority of our time snorkeling.

Visited March 2014
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Toronto, Canada
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“Fantastic. Thank you, Carl”
Reviewed February 17, 2014 via mobile

It helped the weather was great, but Carl made the day fun and easygoing. With 2 snorkelling novices and 5 other swimmers at various levels the snorkelling was beautiful, good for all skill levels and interesting. Carl accommodated all of our requests. We even managed to fit in some fishing along with an informative tour, all in 4 hours. Would highly recommend for families.

Visited February 2014
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Corrales, New Mexico
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“Fun day snorkeling and fishing”
Reviewed February 14, 2014

Our family, 5 adults, went out with Capt. Danny for the half day trip. Capt Danny picked us up from the marina near Atlantis. He was prompt and asked if we had everything. He said he would wait while we picked up last minute items. He asked what we wanted to do first... it was our preference. We decided on snorkeling first. The water was colder than expected, but we saw many fish, and the water was crystal clear. He had all the equipment, plus life vests, if we wanted. He didn't rush us, and made it very relaxed. It rained while we were snorkeling and was a little windy. In hind sight, we should have fished first, then snorkeled, but that certain wasn't anything Capt. Danny could control.
Next was the private beach, which was beautiful and peaceful. We relaxed and warmed up in the sun after snorkeling.
After that we went fishing. The guys caught several fish and had a good time. Again, all the equipment and bait was provided by Danny. It was hot while we were fishing, so .... fish first, then snorkel, if you do the morning trip.
We had a great time, and would certainly recommend this trip. I like that we had the boat for just our family, It was our schedule, and we didn't have to accommodate another family. The boat was very clean and well stocked with soft drinks and snacks.
This trip was much better than a crowded beach or cruise excursion. It is well worth the cost. I would definitely recommend Bahama Private Boat Tours.

Visited January 2014
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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Awesome day trip from Atlantis”
Reviewed January 14, 2014

We went out with Captain Carl for a half day trip of fishing, snorkeling and visiting a private beach. It was a fabulous time - my kids especially loved the fishing part. Carl helped them catch several fish almost immediately and they were thrilled. The snorkeling area he took us to was a bit mediocre in terms of seeing lots of variety of fish but everyone was happy anyway. All in all, a great way to break up a day from the Atlantis. We considered doing one of the other companies but were really happy we chose the experience with Carl - much more intimate and personalized.

Visited January 2014
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Toronto, Canada
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“Awesome way to bring in the New Year”
Reviewed January 14, 2014

Our family of 7 (all adults) chartered with Capt. Danny on Jan. 2, 2014. We were on a cruise on the Carnival Pride out of Baltimore and our stop in Nassau was by far the highlight of our cruise.

We had a glorious afternoon of snorkelling and beach time. The beach was beautiful, quiet, white sand and crystal clear blue water. We did stock up with wobbly bevareges before the trip but Danny was able to attract a Catamaran over so we could replenish our beverage supply after it ran dry. :)

We highly recommend this trip - much better than a crowded overpriced cruise organized excursion. We have friends that will be booking this tour next month.

Many thanks to Capt.Danny.

Visited January 2014
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Shavaughn B, Manager at Bahama Boat Tours, responded to this review, January 16, 2014
Thanks so much. We are so glad that you all had a wonderful time. Capt. Danny will save the day!
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