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Charleston Water Taxi

Charleston Maritime Center/Aquarium, Waterfront Park/Market St, Charleston, SC 29401
+1 843-330-2989
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Fun way to see Charleston

We travel to Charleston often, and never knew about the water taxi. Even though there were only 2... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ogden, Utah, United States
Very convenient

Affordable and convenient way to travel to the sites. Frequent departure times. Would recommend... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Don't miss the boat! The Water Taxi is the most fun and convenient way to see Charleston harbor. We run every hour between Waterfront Park/Historic district, Aquarium Wharf, Patriots Point and Charleston Harbor Resort with dolphin sightings in between. $12 All day Pass and kids 3 and under are FREE. 9Am til 8pm 7 days a week. Going Sightseeing in downtown Charleston- take the Water Taxi! Want a relaxing harbor cruise- take the Water Taxi! Going to see the USS Yorktown- take the Water Taxi! Want to see some Dolphins- take the Water Taxi! Voted Best cheapest sunset and dolphin cruise in Charleston! Come see for yourself. Boats leave daily.
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Charleston Maritime Center/Aquarium, Waterfront Park/Market St, Charleston, SC 29401
+1 843-330-2989

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We travel to Charleston often, and never knew about the water taxi. Even though there were only 2 stops (instead of the usual 4) due to the recent hurricane, we enjoyed a pleasant ride from Charleston Harbor Resort to the Aquarium. It was a short...More

Thank 43utahtraveller
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Affordable and convenient way to travel to the sites. Frequent departure times. Would recommend the water taxi.

Thank Heather S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We used the water taxi to visit the USS Yorktown complex. Friendly service and punctual. Took about 20 min to get to the Yorktown from the Aquarium stop.

Thank Daniel H
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We went to Mt Pleasant for antique shopping, a visit to Shem Creek and a great lunch at Page's Okra Grill ....took the water taxi over to Mt Pleasant Harbor Resort and then an uber ride into town. Walked a little, but worth it.

Thank paulah60137
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Took the taxi from the Aquarium and went to the designated locations. Crew was friendly and informative of each area the taxi was heading to. Saw several dolphins along the way. Great to get a close up of the battleships and submarine in dock

Thank h0ylandm
Reviewed 11 October 2017

This company left us stranded on October 8th at 7pm at night, 8 people waiting over 1 1/2 hours for the boat to come back out and pick us up. When they got to the dock they told us they did not have enough fuel...More

Thank Patrick G
CWTX, Owner at Charleston Water Taxi, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

We are very sorry you had a bad experience. Customer service is a top priority at the Charleston Water Taxi and we always try and accommodate everyone. It seems that you were not happy with the very reasonable solution that was offered in a much...More

Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

We wanted to spend the day at Patriots Point and decided to take the water taxi instead of driving over. They were on time, courteous, safe, and easy going. It was a great way to get across the river. Highly recommend as a mode of...More

Thank AshleyAle
Reviewed 3 October 2017

It was the last boat out on a slow evening. Beautiful weather, the staff was friendly and since there were only a few on the boat on this beautiful evening, they ended up telling us a lot of history and where a great place to...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Funny thing we took a round trip on a day pass just to see the sites go by. Ended up getting lucky seeing some dolphins on the way back. What a great means of transportation! Very suitable for all ages and handicap friendly as well....More

Thank FromEUtoIA
Reviewed 30 September 2017

We took our children out for a water tour of the harbor area & the staff on our tour day were just great. They "ordered up" a few dolphin sightings that our kids just thought was the best thing ever!!!

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1 August 2017|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
I would think so, but I'm not sure if there are rules pertaining to it. It was not crowded when we were riding
19 July 2017|
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Yes. Friendly dogs allowed.
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26 June 2017|
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