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Address: 1450 Beach Rd, Englewood, FL 34223-4275
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Great entertaining experience

On a family vacation looking for something to do that would be fun for the adults and young children. Lemon Bay Tours, run by Captain Bruce did not disappoint. His catamaran was... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Rocket0210
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Carol Stream, Illinois
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Carol Stream, Illinois
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105 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a family vacation looking for something to do that would be fun for the adults and young children. Lemon Bay Tours, run by Captain Bruce did not disappoint. His catamaran was very stable and safe for the 2 and 4 year old grandkids. Even thought we toured on an unusually foggy afternoon, we saw many interesting birds and fish,... More 

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sln2310, Public Relations Manager at Lemon Bay Tours, responded to this review

Thank you so much for joining us! And we are so happy everyone had a great time! More 

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30 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

We had a great time on this tour. We went during the day and the captain gave us an interesting narrative as we traveled through a waterway and out into the gulf. We saw Osprey, their nests and plenty of dolphins. The prices are reasonable and it was well worth the time.

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Thank Bennet288
Bradenton, Florida
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

We saw and Eagle, Osprey, Manatee, and several Dolphins! Awesome time, well worth the money for this cruise. Captain Bruce is very knowledgeable and entertaining.

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Denver, Colorado
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18 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

This is by far the most dolphins I've ever seen on a boat tour! Lots of birds as well. Captain is very nice. Another highlight is going out in to the Gulf for a short time. Highly recommend!

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Thank beanat50
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Took the Sunset tour this afternoon/evening. We were lucky enough to see dolphins practically as soon as we had set off!! We saw them again a few minutes later near the edge of the water...... The parrot guiding the boat was funny. Once we went past, he kept squawking!! Further on we saw Egret and Manatees! We were very lucky... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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136 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

With a friend coming to Engelwood to visit us, she asked to go on a boat tour. I have never taken one on Lemon Bay so I was game to go. We made our reservations from the website, grabbed some lunch at the Lock and Key and headed over to the departure dock on the side of the Beach Road... More 

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sln2310, Public Relations Manager at Lemon Bay Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for joining us! More 

Peterborough, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

We booked this tour as a four (two couples) for 13:00 on 7th September. The boat will fit approx 40 people at a push, but there were only around a dozen on the boat, so we were able to move around at will. The tour started with a trip around the bay to try and spot manatees and Dolphins, fortunately... More 

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sln2310, Public Relations Manager at Lemon Bay Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for joining us! More 

Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

We went at a group of 4 and had a great time. We didn't see too many animals - but that's the nature (pun intended) of the industry. Two hour tour and we did see a few dolphins, but the guide was great and had a lot of interesting bits of history, the weather was great also. Tip - bring... More 

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Calhoun,Ga
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11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Went on the tour and had the best captain and wife duo. She was great and and informative and the captain is a old pro at driving yaughts and over all this was the best thing we done other than pick up amazing shells in 7 days. I can't remember their names but it was like we all knew each... More 

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sln2310, Public Relations Manager at Lemon Bay Tours, responded to this review

Thank you so much for joining us! Make sure to stop by next time you are down our way! More 

Tiffin, Ohio
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7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016

Beautiful day on the water, seen multiple dolphin swimming. Captain wasn't very friendly unfortuantly . I asked him questions and he acted like we were bothering him. They allowed alcohol on the boat and two people became intoxicated. But I'm not complaining about them two because they were the only one's that talked. Their were 5 people plus four of... More 

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Thank teddy6764
sln2310, Public Relations Manager at Lemon Bay Tours, responded to this review

We apologize that you felt the Captain was not as attentive as usual! We have two Captains and they are fabulous orators and naturalists and they treat all guests with respect and appreciation! All staff is introduced before you leave the docks, as well as the rules of the boat. So, there should have been no mistakes as to whom... More 

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