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Captiva Cruises

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11401 Andy Rosse Lane, Captiva Island, FL 33924
+1 239-472-5300
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Beach and shelling

Captain John and George took us to Cayo Costa on a three hour shelling excursion which left out of... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2016
via mobile
Fun trip to see the dolphins

Looking for something nice to do for a few hours that is not riding a bike or hiking the trails... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2016
Boynton Beach, Florida
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11401 Andy Rosse Lane, Captiva Island, FL 33924
+1 239-472-5300
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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Captain John and George took us to Cayo Costa on a three hour shelling excursion which left out of McCarthy's Marina. The cost was about $40 per person. On the ride there George gave us tidbits of information while Capt. John found us a pod...More

2  Thank bigbrighteyes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Looking for something nice to do for a few hours that is not riding a bike or hiking the trails, check this out. Take a nice cruise and see the dolphins of Sanibel. We saw a few pods they did not come right next to...More

Thank mamashuz
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful trip from South Seas Island Resort to Cabbage Key with Captain Bob. Richard was our guide and they were all very professional, courteous, and informative. They were great at answering questions too, especially for us 1st time cruisers. The dolphins were...More

Thank 4thejoyof
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

We recently took a trip from South Seas on Captiva to Useppa. The trip takes around 90 minutes and calls at Cabbage Key as well. Useppa is a private island and only accessible via this company. The island has a really interesting museum charting the...More

Thank Martin Sherriff
Reviewed 25 August 2016

This the perfect way to spend 5 hours; a comfy and relaxing boat ride, knowledgeable and witty guides, lunch at the restaurant on Cabbage Key (rumored to be the inspiration for Jimmy Buffet's "Cheeseburger in Paradise"), dolphin watching and more. Easy to drive to from...More

1  Thank Bart D
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We traveled as a family and took the shelling cruise. Great service by all employees. On,y one other family on cruise so it felt like having a private island go yourself. Pack bug spray to use when you get off the boat and walk to...More

1  Thank Melissa N
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We took the cruise to Useppa Island/Cabbage Key, and had a great time. The crew was very informative and we enjoyed listening to stories about the history of nearby homes and wildlife. Saw some dolphins, too. Useppa Island can only be reached by boat. The...More

Thank SilverDaddy61
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We took the morning boat cruise to Cayo Costa to shell the virtually deserted island. The trip was easy to book, and the two man crew was very friendly. The boat trip over is a fun 30 minute ride with lots to see. Once there,...More

3  Thank RBD930
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We cruised to Cabbage Key, next time we'll go to Useppa. Tour guide was very good and even did a Q & A session. We did see a few dolphin along side of our boat as we were cruising to Cabbage Key and on our...More

Thank Cardzfan1
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Had an amazing experience on the captiva cruises boat going too their 2 islands. We chose too go to Useppa island which was beautiful. If we came again we would try the other. It was beautiful. Captain Jones was great with the kids and the...More

Thank Alex K
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10 November 2017|
Response from CaptivaCruises | Property representative |
Yes that is correct. The ½ day trip pulls up to a dock at the southern end of the island. It is about a ½ hour boat ride from Captiva to this dock. The full day trip goes to the northern end of the island to the main State... More
15 July 2017|
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Response from CarylGD | Reviewed this property |
I would go to their website for more info. The cruises we took were 90 minutes and 3 hours, not a full day. There may be other options we did not investigate.
27 May 2017|
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Response from chamelionOhio | Reviewed this property |
sorry. We havent been to either island but have been to Cabbage key which was a great choice. There is a cool bar there where the wall is covered in dollar bills. Also, the island supposedly was the inspiration for Jimmy... More