We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Captain Steve's Swamp Buggy Adventures

33000 Tamiami Trail East, Everglades City, FL 34141-2083
+1 877-871-5386
Website
Save
Review Highlights
not tour and money not refunded as promised

My friends from Switzerland booked a Swamp Buggy tour. The Buggy broke down almost immediately and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
rebeccably2003
,
Atlanta, Georgia
Great Adventure!

We did a 2 hour swamp buggy tour with Captain Bobby and it was a great time! We had two kids and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
cmar453
,
Hoschton, Georgia
Read all 204 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Me and my family are 6th gen.Gladesman and would love to show you the Big Cypess National Preserve the largest subtropical swamp in the USA where plants and animals grow and live no where else in the world.See the elusive Panther,black bear,wading birds,deer,its a photo opurtunitie of a life time.Call and talk with me and lets plan a trip.I LOVE MY JOB!!
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
LOCATION
33000 Tamiami Trail East, Everglades City, FL 34141-2083
CONTACT
Website
+1 877-871-5386
Write a Review
Reviews (204)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 194 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

My friends from Switzerland booked a Swamp Buggy tour. The Buggy broke down almost immediately and they were told no other vehicle was available, so they could not have the tour. They were promised the money charged to their credit card would be refunded, that...More

Thank rebeccably2003
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did a 2 hour swamp buggy tour with Captain Bobby and it was a great time! We had two kids and Bobby was very informative and took the time to answer all of our questions. We saw a spotted owl, white tail deer, several...More

Thank cmar453
Steve M, Owner at Captain Steve's Swamp Buggy Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

the new area we are operating in is raw everglades it hasnt been hunted or rode in for 30 years.We are glad you enjoyed it we plan on many years of fun.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our swamp buggy tour with Bobby yesterday. He told great stories, knew a lot about animal life and plants and he was so good to our young kids! We saw a black bear and her cubs, deer and lots of bugs and...More

Thank Trjan_Traveler
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Captain Steve was wonderfully accomodating and wew were able to set up a tour at dawn. We hoped to see birds, but there wasn't much going on, and this may have been because of the fires in the area. We rode down the only open...More

Thank Claudia D
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Victor drove us in the smaller buggy as there was only my wife and I and our adult son. At first I thought I might be disappointed it wasn't the big buggy but changed my mind because the smaller buggy was sized for the lack...More

Thank rrjeep
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

We did the Swamp Buggy Tour with our guide Victor at the end of April. Even though it was the dry season and most of the trials were closed due to fires a couple of weeks earlier, Victor was able to guide us through the...More

Thank ThomasZu
Reviewed 26 April 2017

The trip was cancelled due to fires which were outside of their control. I was supposed to go on the trip March 30th. Received a refund on April 21st. It takes time for the refund due to the payment processing that the company uses. He...More

Thank Michelle D
Steve M, Owner at Captain Steve's Swamp Buggy Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017

we hate haveing to cancel the tours thanks for being so understanding.next tour is on the house,no charge.

Reviewed 25 April 2017

Great experience we had an amazing time with Captain Steve. Definitely recommend it if you want to have a "true" Florida experience. Thank you Captain Steve and his wonderful team

Thank Larry N
Reviewed 24 April 2017

I booked Captain Steve by phone in early March for a trip on April 1 for 5 of us, including my elderly parents. He was quick to take my credit card details and charge me $450. On April 1, after driving for over an hour...More

3  Thank Dinah N
Reviewed 23 April 2017

We were excited to go on the tour with Captain Steve but there have been fires here for the last few months and Capt. Steve has been called upon to help the fire crews save the forests. We were disappointed to not be able to...More

Thank davidmedwards
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Ceviche Arigato
249 reviews
30.75 km away
Tarantella Ristorante
425 reviews
32.91 km away
Graziano's
155 reviews
32.92 km away
Ireland's Steakhouse
161 reviews
31.63 km away
Nearby Attractions
Everglades Swamp Tours
121 reviews
14.50 km away
Sawgrass Recreation Park
1,414 reviews
22.57 km away
American Horse Trails
19 reviews
33.46 km away
Cypress Outdoor Adventures
52 reviews
19.21 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
NorthernGooner
4 March 2017|
Answer
Response from Steve M | Property representative |
yes
0
Votes
Susan C
24 September 2016|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from Steve M | Property representative |
we can handle that number of people it'll take some planning please give me a call or email me your telephone number ill call you.
0
Votes
paolao
30 May 2016|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from Steve M | Property representative |
You will get your refund as soon as we figure out how to get it,another card,another country,give me an American address then said not to mail it there,was going to mail it you said your bank wouldn't take my check,now I... More
1
Vote