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Cannons Marina

6040 Gulf of Mexico Dr, Longboat Key, FL 34228-1706
+1 941-383-1311
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Boat Rental

I rented a Grady White fishing boat that came fully outfitted with a Garmin chart plotter, depth... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Wildstrekker
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Moran, Wyoming
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Boat rental

This is the 3rd time we’ve rented a boat from Cannon’s. This time was 20’ CC, Grady White w/200hp... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
poaulson1
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West Stockbridge, Massachusetts
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Cannons Marina is located on Longboat Key, a beautiful barrier island just off of Sarasota and Anna Maria. We have the area's best boat rentals, water skis and tubes for your day on the water. It's super fun and seriously easy to rent a boat by the day, week or month.Here at Cannons Marina, our mantra is simple: We’re passionate boating people! When you buy a boat or rent a boat from us, you’re dealing with an award-winning boat dealer who wants you to have the best and safest boating experience. We have impressive line-up of new boats for sale and used boats for sale, including Grady-White fishing boats and Yamaha Motors. We also offer used boats, used yachts and yacht broker services. And if you are looking for a boat rental - we have the area’s nicest fleet of boat rentals for you and your family.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“great boat” (6 reviews)
“rental boats” (2 reviews)
“sarasota bay” (5 reviews)
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6040 Gulf of Mexico Dr, Longboat Key, FL 34228-1706
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+1 941-383-1311
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I rented a Grady White fishing boat that came fully outfitted with a Garmin chart plotter, depth finder, livewell, ice chest, charts & all USCG required items. Jessica was very helpful by recommending points of interest, including sand bars that are dog-friendly. The dock staff...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is the 3rd time we’ve rented a boat from Cannon’s. This time was 20’ CC, Grady White w/200hp Yamaha. 4 stroke. There were 6 of us including a 2yr old so it match our needs perfectly. The boat ran fine was fully equipped and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We rented the small center mount boat for a full day and had a blast. Everything ran smoothly, it was easy to operate, and instructions were clearly given. This is a great way to see the bay and get in a little fishing. We saw...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The deck boat was clean and well taken care of. The staff were friendly and helpful. We’d rent from Cannons again

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a very fun day renting a small boat. I might recommend renting a larger boat than the small 70 hp boat which bounced around very easily in rough waves. The staff was Very helpful both in reserving the boat and when they gave...More

Thank Rich B
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Lucile C, Public Relations Manager at Cannons Marina, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there Rich, Thank you for talking time out of your day to leave us a review here at Cannons Marina. We are happy to know that you had a fun day on the water. We hope to see you again!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cannons was a fantastic experience. All the staff were extremely helpful and got our group of 9 on and off the water with ease. This is the best way to go boating in the gulf.

Thank Kevin S
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Lucile C, Public Relations Manager at Cannons Marina, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there Kevin, Thank you for taking the time to review us here at Cannons Marina. We are happy that your group of 9 had a fantastic experience on the water. We hope to see You and your Crew soon! Happy Boating!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We travel from Cleveland to Anna Maria Island and Longboat Key a few times a year as my daughter attends school in the area. We stayed on longboat key this time. However, in the event that I would stay on Annamaria Island I would probably...More

Thank David D
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Lucile C, Public Relations Manager at Cannons Marina, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi David, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We love these read about these kind of experiences. Beer Can is one of our most favorite spots. The water and beach there is absolutely gorgeous. Thank you again for taking a...More

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Reviewed 20 February 2018

Rented 23" hybrid this past weekend. Cannons recommended by many as most reliable rental service in the AMI LBK area. Lovely day and busy waterways long weekend. Pulled over by Sherriff for safety check and was unable to produce Registration Certificate. Cannons completed a full...More

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Lucile C, Public Relations Manager at Cannons Marina, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there- Thank you for taking the time to leave us feedback. Feedback certainly helps us all rise. Also, wanted to take a moment to reach out to let you know that on behalf of all of the Crew here we apologize for your negative...More

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Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

Pros: -price is right -boats are good seaworthy brand -dock staff are very good and helpful Cons: -full day rental is from 0800 to 1700 however you waste an hour in the morning doing paperwork. No option to do it the night before. -boat was...More

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Reviewed 20 December 2017

Moore Fishing Charters has been using Cannons Marina for over 30 years. We have had a variety of Yamaha motors from 115horse power to 300 horsepower. The exclusive designs are built to last, especially if you do your maintenance program. We are beyond grateful for...More

Thank CaptScott M
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Lucile C, Public Relations Manager at Cannons Marina, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Captain Scott, Thank you for taking the time to review us here at Cannons Marina. On behalf of all the Crew - we all appreciate your business, loyalty and fishing advice! Tight Lines!

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