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Pelican Adventures

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Destin, FL 32541-2382
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Lots of fish on the six hour shared charter.

Our group of six reserved about a week in advance for Friday morning trip in the off-season in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Adrian D
We had a great time and the crew was super.

It was a very enjoyable trip and the crew was very helpful. There was five of us that went on the... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2018
Donald F
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Pelican Adventure's team offers deep sea and bay fishing, snorkeling and parasailing. Yes, something for the whole family. Specials of the season: buy one and get the second half off only for the parasailing am trips and the snorkeling! We want to...more
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our group of six reserved about a week in advance for Friday morning trip in the off-season in early May. Even though Pelican didn't meet its minimum shared size of eight, they took us out on the six hour shared charter trip on the Anticipation....More

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Reviewed 13 April 2018

It was a very enjoyable trip and the crew was very helpful. There was five of us that went on the trip, we caught many fish most of them were keepers. The Seas were very calm which made it for a relaxing outing. It was...More

Thank Donald F
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PelicanA, Guest Relations Manager at Pelican Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Donald, Thanks so much for fishing with us and your feedback. To recap your group of 5 fished alongside 60 other anglers on our fishing vessel the Vera Marie at a per person rate of $59. We're so pleased you had a relaxing and...More

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Reviewed 28 March 2018

My daughter and I had a great time look for the coupon, best deal on the island, pictures with the smiley faced chute were epic. I have been a parasail driver when I was younger and these guys knew what they were doing paid close...More

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PelicanA, Guest Relations Manager at Pelican Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2018

Thank you for choosing Pelican Adventures for your parasail adventure in Destin, Florida. Safety is very important to us and our Captains. Your kind words and compliments mean so much coming from someone knowledgeable to the parasail industry. Please visit us again on your next...More

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Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

We went 2 days in a row as we loved it so much. Caught loads of fish including a 7’2” shark and a Bonita. Day 2 was more current but captain mark did all he could to keep the boat in place and we caught...More

Thank Raymond K
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PelicanA, Guest Relations Manager at Pelican Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2018

Wow! Thanks for the great review, kind words and incredible compliment. Nothing puts a smile in our hearts more than a customer coming back two days in a row! See you next year!

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Reviewed 12 March 2018

We went fishing with them in September of last year and I never wrote a review. We had such a good experience, we just booked another trip for April of this year. The staff was very attentive and friendly. They even cleaned our fish for...More

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PelicanA, Guest Relations Manager at Pelican Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

Danielle, thanks so much for your kind words. The greatest compliment is a returning customer and we look forward to seeing you again next month. FYI, we also offer fun and fabulous snorkeling and parasailing excursions with budget friendly BOGO pricing. See you soon! -Captain...More

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Reviewed 9 March 2018

We had guests from the UK who had never been to the Gulf and Destin, so we hired a boat for a few hours and had a glorious time, due in large part to Captain Brick and extensive knowledge of the area, and his sense...More

Thank Gary M
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PelicanA, Owner at Pelican Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2018

That is great. Glad you had a good time.

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Reviewed 16 October 2017

My son and I took a trip on the shared Anticipation last weekend. We had tried to book on Friday, but there were not enough people, so our reservation was moved to Saturday. The reservation team was very helpful and upfront about our options and...More

1  Thank dejaVU94
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Pelican A, Owner at Pelican Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2017

Thanks for sharing your comments and the review :)

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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Had a great time fishing on the Good Times boat with Captain Mark and Dan, his mate. There were only 7 passengers today and Dan worked non-stop to make sure our hooks were baited, fish removed, and everyone was having a good time. We caught...More

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Pelican A, Owner at Pelican Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

We are so glad you had a good trip. Thanks for sharing your experience. Although, I have to say, our mates do make a base pay per trip, kinda like a server in a restaurant, they work primarily for gratuity. The mates buy the tackle,...More

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Reviewed 18 August 2017

Poor experience, not family-oriented! 513286582 Upon getting on the boat, we noticed it was very dirty. There was a plastic drum full of rotting fish parts. A crew member dragged the drum across the boat leaving a trail that was leaking fish blood. The crew...More

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Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Me and my girlfriend were in destin for 2 days and we had an amazing time! Captain Dave and first mate Jeff did a beyond amazing job! Definitely worth it. If I could do 10 stars I would 😉.

Thank Aaron S
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