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Island Ferry of St Pete

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300 2nd Ave NE, St. Petersburg, FL 33701-3502
+1 727-742-2277
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Incredible Sunset Cruise with Captain Tim

My friends and I enjoyed the most amazing sunset cruise on one of the Island Ferry boats. Five of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Memorial cruise.

Capt. Jim and crew did everything they could to make a memorial cruise for my recently passed... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Dunedin, Florida
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We offer semi-private boat tours to Shell Key, Egmont Key, Anna Maria Island, and more. We also do dolphin tours and sunset tours. We serve tourists and residents of downtown St Petersburg and the surrounding areas. Our water limos are comfortable and inviting. Adult cocktails are welcome on board, as are other food and drink. All departures are from the St Petersburg Municipal Marina.
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  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“sunset cruise” (15 reviews)
“pass a grille” (10 reviews)
“shell island” (5 reviews)
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300 2nd Ave NE, St. Petersburg, FL 33701-3502
+1 727-742-2277

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My friends and I enjoyed the most amazing sunset cruise on one of the Island Ferry boats. Five of us boarded the boat with high expectations and the trip totally exceeded them! We enjoyed a relaxing drive through the bay, saw lots of pelicans and...More

Thank candygarden
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Capt. Jim and crew did everything they could to make a memorial cruise for my recently passed niece,as stress free and pleasant as possible.

Thank ezed510
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Six of us took the sunset cruise to celebrate a birthday. Had a blast and the sunset was good too. Captain Tim was great.

Thank joeY4941CV
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Even with a slight delay due to rain, our Sunset Cruise experience surpassed our expectations. Our Captain (Sebastian) was accomodating, informative and so kind! He went out of his way to ensure we all had an enjoyable time. Catching the sunset on the Gulf with...More

Thank abbymallen
Reviewed 14 July 2017

The people who run Island Ferry of St Pete are kind and really go out of their way to make sure you have a wonderful experience! Had some trouble with the weather and they were on the phone well in advance working with us to...More

1  Thank Kelsey B
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Me and my wife were in town on our honeymoon and booked a trip for the weekend to go on Island Ferry of St. Pete. Unfortunately, my wife became ill and we weren't able to go as much as we wanted to. The captain of...More

Thank Cortland B
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Our family of 3 was lucky enough to be the only group on our excursion as there was a cancellation...How lucky we were!! Captain Steven was fantastic, pointing out dolphins before we even left the dock. The boat ride to the island was gorgeous and...More

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 11 June 2017

If you want a "private" 4 hours on the water doing the same things you can do with a large group charter then this is the way to go...but better! The marina is close to the opening of the Gulf, we cruised out and stopped...More

Thank 147BeachLvr
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Professional, friendly, absolutely amazing. They went above and beyond. They waited for me for 40 minutes and even though I was late, they never even made a face. Super people. Trip was worth every penny. I will go back again and again.

Thank emel e
Reviewed 5 June 2017

My daughter wanted to do something different for her 8th birthday, So I booked the Shell Island trip. Our Captain Roger was Awesome and the experience was great. We loved every moment of the trip. And he also found a shark tooth on the island...More

Thank Diane R
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Questions & Answers
tim c
10 February 2017|
Response from Dawn G | Reviewed this property |
No. It's not that type of boat (there is no cabin below) . It's an intimate boat for about 6-8 people on with plenty room for everyone.
Tom K
21 March 2016|
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Response from SebastianF1963 | Property representative |
Hello Tom, thank you for writing. The snorkeling here in sub-tropical waters is not quite like the warmer waters of the Florida Keys. You will see many many fish by Egmont's Sunken Ruins, and our trip also takes you... More
Gerry T
15 January 2016|
Response from Rogelio5150 | Reviewed this property |
I do not know if it changes with the season,in July I paid like 100 for 5,3 kids 2 adults