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Mako's Water Taxi

4308 Homer Spit Rd # 9, Homer, AK 99603-8005
+1 907-235-9055
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Called during off season asking for a non fancy boat ride. Captain Lance suggested we do a 9:00 am... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2017
whatablessing
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Atlanta, Georgia
Great service

We called a few other companies, but could not find anything to fit our schedule. These guys agreed... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2017
nbdoc
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Sharon, MA
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4308 Homer Spit Rd # 9, Homer, AK 99603-8005
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Reviewed 25 October 2017

Called during off season asking for a non fancy boat ride. Captain Lance suggested we do a 9:00 am water taxi ride along. We are so very glad we did. What a fantastic way to not only see the bay but meet true Alaskan locals...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2017

We called a few other companies, but could not find anything to fit our schedule. These guys agreed to take 6 of us across the bay to K. Bay state park, gave us a great advise about a Glacier lake hike, and picked us up...More

Thank nbdoc
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Reviewed 29 July 2017

Exploring Homer on our first day we stopped at Mako's to see what tours and water taxi service they offered. We discussed options with the young woman at the booth, but were told that there were no tours scheduled. We thanked her for the information...More

Thank Cliff M
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Reviewed 22 July 2017

We had a great experience with Mako's - - popped in to inquire about booking a water taxi ride to Grenwinkg Glacier and Lake in Kachemak Bay State Park. Easy to book, and both outward and inward trips were right on time and exhilarating!! Highly...More

Thank Jennifer100SanJose
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

We love using Mako, we have traveled with them to Seldovia, AK 6 times now and have always enjoyed the trip. The boats are comfortable and the drivers are safe, fun and courteous! We have learned so much from them and when they see creatures...More

Thank DesiTerry
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Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

We opted to use Mako's water taxi service to do a hike to a glacier lake across the bay. We thought we would extend the day by doing some kayaking after the hike and while the logistics seemed to be challenging for us, the folks...More

Thank Gary_Colorado_Mtn
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

I used this taxi as a "ride along" last year, as I had time to kill before going to the airport. Was fun. This year the water was terribly choppy and driver didn't slow down. Then we expected that he would spend a very short...More

Thank maggieminn
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Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

We used Mako's to facilitate our day hike to Glacier Lake in Kachemak Bay State Park. We arranged for a 10:30am pickup at the docks on Homer Spit. The boat was on time and delivered us to the Glacier Spit Trailhead in short order. We...More

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Reviewed 28 June 2017

Mako's is super convenient, flexible & helpful. We had a large group heading across Katchemak for a long weekend. We had lots of gear, lots of questions and lots of mind-changing. They accommodated & helped out well.

Thank holly h
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Reviewed 19 June 2017

We had a great ride to the glacier trail. I had been a little apprehensive but they made me feel very safe. On the way home we got to stop by gull island and see puffins and otters. I highly recommend this trip.

Thank leesB9522FX
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