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Seadog Cruises
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Owner description: Seadog Cruises offers the most fun and exciting ways to see the city. Choose from a 75-minute river and lake architectural tour, a 30-minute speedboat lake tour or Seadog's newest doggie, the Seadog Extreme which, at 30% faster than her doggie siblings features exhilarating high speeds and 180-360 degree spins. Seadog also offers Lakefront Firework Tours Memorial Day - Labor Day! We welcome day-of reservations. Please don't hesitate to call us if you are looking to cruise today!
Reviewed July 23, 2013

I had bought Seadog Cruises tickets from Groupon as it was a nice deal. To use on public holidays its better to call groupon earlier few days to book your time slot else they do not allow groupon to be used on public holiday.

I had done my reservations for the Fourth of July. I along with my friend's family took this Seadog boat trip.

Actually on this day I found it the most enjoyable experience. Seadog cruises have three types of boat rides.

1) Architecture tour (Since I am local to Chicago n regularly walk in downtown to my work so was not at all interested for this tour as I see all this architecture buildings daily).

2) Lakefront Speedboat Tour - I took this ride, this tour takes you out on the lake at a normal speed in beginning with a good host who makes u laugh. Afterwards the speedboat takes speed and u have a breath taking view of Chicago Downtown from the lake along with the song played 'Who lets the Dog's out'. This is the best part to go in speed and have a spectacular view of Downtown. This is a 30 min ride in the lake.

3) Extreme thrill ride:- This has to be the best one, in this tour they provide you a small clothing to cover your body from getting wet. This tour cruises at a very good speed to give you a thrill ride and a view of downtown from lake. I saw most of the people coming out of this tour completely wet. I will try this next time.

In short the last two rides are the ones to be taken n if you don't mind getting wet then try third one.

Thank ketan81
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Reviewed July 23, 2013 via mobile

Had a great time getting drenched. Ben was an enteryaining host and at 30 min, it was just about the perfect duration.

Thank AndrewF2373
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Reviewed July 23, 2013

This was a wonderful ride, "The Seadog Rarf" Cartier was me & my families tour guide, he was very funny & explained important buildings even though we were on the extreme thrill ride, but if your not from Chicago or if you are I recommend you check this ride out! It was amazing on a beautiful day in the Windy City! Thank you Seadog..!

Thank Mdarty116
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Reviewed July 23, 2013

A young man named Swagg was the tour announcer for our thrill ride at Navy Pier. He was entertaining yet respectful of all the people on the boat. He was genuinely kind to the younger children and respectful to the older passengers. He was engaging with all the passengers. The captain was very good also. This ride was definitely worth the money.

Thank ConstanceH577
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Reviewed July 23, 2013

I took my daughter and three friends to Navy Pier for her birthday. We went on the Seadog Extreme thrill ride, which is the Red boat. I have experienced the yellow boats in the past, which was a lot of fun! BUT, the extreme for four 11 year olds was the way to go! Our cute buddy Ben from Ireland was a great host, and the captains did an awesome job of giving us the "thrills"! You will get wet, probably soaked if you sit anywhere between the halfway point and back where we were. Loud music, 180 and 360 turns. Really a great time! Expensive for sure! $125 with tax for one adult and four kids for 30 minutes, but it was the highlight of their day! Well done Seadog Cruises!

Thank Tracey L
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