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Black Hammock Adventures

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2356 Black Hammock Fish Camp Rd, Oviedo, FL 32765-9510
+1 407-365-1244
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Ok if a bit tired and dated

Been here a few times now, taking friends out on air boat rides and chilling out after with a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
David W
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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
Huge disappointment

For over 20 years, I have brought my out-of-state friends and family to Black Hammock for a feel... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
mkbmkb
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Orlando, Florida
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Black Hammock Adventures is an exciting "Real Florida" lakeside experience like nowhere else just outside the City Beautiful, Orlando! Our airboat rides will take you on a thrilling exploration of Lake Jesup which has the largest alligator population in Florida. Our airboats are U.S. Coast Guard approved and driven by Licensed Master Captains. Every airboat tour includes your own personalized photo (with your own camera) holding our resident baby gator, Lucy. Get 10% at the Black Hammock Restaurant using your airboat ride ticket stub. Great for the whole family! Our on-site restaurant serves up your favorite Florida delicacies fresh daily. Try our Catfish Nuggets, Gator Bites, or Bangin' Shrimp! The Lazy Gator bar is open seven days a week and serves 2-4-1 Margaritas all day every day. Book your event with us! Our venue provides a unique backdrop for your corporate outing, birthday, field trip and much more.
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  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“airboat ride” (136 reviews)
“captain steve” (24 reviews)
“gator bites” (21 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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2356 Black Hammock Fish Camp Rd, Oviedo, FL 32765-9510
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Been here a few times now, taking friends out on air boat rides and chilling out after with a drink. Place is really tired and dated as are the boats! but they are all functional, give toilets a big miss if you can! rest is...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For over 20 years, I have brought my out-of-state friends and family to Black Hammock for a feel of Old Florida. Wow - I cannot recommend it any more. From the confusion with buying the tickets online (buy 2 - get 1 free deal that...More

Thank mkbmkb
Reviewed 4 December 2017

My son and I spent a long weekend in Florida for his 8th birthday. We decided we wanted to do the airboat ride instead of the zoo on the morning of the day we were flying back to Pittsburgh. The staff at this place was...More

Thank Matthew S
Christina T, Public Relations Manager at Black Hammock Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2017

Matthew, Thank you for stopping by Black Hammock on your travels. We are so happy to hear you and your son had a great time! We hope you'll come by again next time you're in town.

Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Great afternoon stop off getting on a 30min air boat ride to see some gators and then pop into the restaurant for same great food.

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Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed the ride and view. Captain Steve made sure safety first and having a great time. We held an alligator and took nice photo's.

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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Capt Steve was awesome. We came out at the beginning of November and we saw a bunch of alligators and other wild life. He was a great tour guide and the food at the restaurant is good too. Highly recommended.

Thank chris h
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Visiting Florida and my boyfriend had never been on an airboat ride so we had to go. This one was recommended, and because Lake Jesup has the highest concentration of gators, decided to try it. Wonderful experience! The wait went by fast because there was...More

Thank Kali T
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

This was some fun! My first airboat ride and it was memorable. Beautiful day. Great ride. Captain Steve should have been a Nascar driver! Saw some gators and a few bald eagles. Laughed out loud and had a blast. Lunch afterward at the restaurant was...More

1  Thank kimfarrelly
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Hurricane has left a little damage, but the ride on the airboat was a good time. Made my 11 year old smile and he got to hold a baby alligator. So in all it was a great way to spend some time and make a...More

1  Thank Curt P
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Went with co workers aminmals in fithy cages, airboats look poorly maintained they had garbage bag wraped around seat didnt see any alligators only stoped once then drove around lake past island and returned ,docks very unstable built with scrap lumber with nothig to hold...More

1  Thank vicki w
Christina T, Manager at Black Hammock Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2017

Vicki, I sincerely apologize for your negative experience at Black Hammock. We are still recovering from the aftermath of Hurricane Irma and the flooding in Lake Jesup. Unfortunately, because of the flooding, our airboats and docks are in a different location than usual. Luckily, the...More

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Gail M
13 January 2017|
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Response from Gary H | Reviewed this property |
They will get the person on...No worry.
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fredjig
28 March 2016|
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Response from Monica S | Reviewed this property |
Yes!! Especially if your child loves boat rides and seeing animals. There was another child about that age on the boat with us
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