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Address: 1114 West Bay Road, George Town, Grand Cayman
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+1 345-945-6975
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With over 60 years in business, Captain Marvin's Watersports are the...

With over 60 years in business, Captain Marvin's Watersports are the original stingray-friendly watersports company on the island.We are delighted to show you the wonders of Stingray City, as well as beautiful coral formations, colorful fish and sea life with our world-famous crew helping you all the way. Experience the tour of a lifetime--there is no other place on earth like Stingray City! Come on aboard and see our clear blue water, exotic fish, stingrays and experience for yourself some old-fashioned Caymanian hospitality.

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US$ 45.00*
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Stingray City Experience Plus Two Snorkeling Stops
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US$ 84.37*
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Stingray City and Snorkel Tour With Lunch
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US$ 45.00*
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Stingray City Experience Plus One Snorkeling Stop

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This guys are AWESOME.

The three stop tour with Captain Martin's was the highlight of our trip to Grand Cayman. At $45 USD a person the tour was a blast. Even considering that the boat was nearly full... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 10 May 2015
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New York City, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2015

Had a pretty average trip to stingray city + two other stops for snorkeling. This was a large boat (up to 45 people, about 30 people on board) with 2 guides. The stingray city visit was very much focused on up-selling their photographic services, one of the guides was full-time busy blocking any opportunity you have to photograph yourself interacting... More 

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Jersey City, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2015 via mobile

The three stop tour with Captain Martin's was the highlight of our trip to Grand Cayman. At $45 USD a person the tour was a blast. Even considering that the boat was nearly full we spent more time in the water then sailing from one point to the other. Looks like they have a particular spot at the Stingray sandbar,... More 

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Westchester County, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2015

I tried Captain Marvin's due to their low prices for Sting Ray city. I have been to Sting Ray city before with another company and enjoyed it much more. I would say if you're visiting Grand Cayman on a cruise you should try Captain Marvin's. 90% of our group was from the cruise ship in port, and Captain Marvin's really... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2015

We did the tour that includes stingray city plus two snorkeling sites. the guys that run the trip and very organized and professional and good fun too. They get you into an excellent spot in stingray city and are very good a helping those who are slightly nervous around the rays to enjoy the experience. Overall I would be happy... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2015

We stayed at the Westin and Captain Marvin's was right across the street - just walked in and booked the excursion. We did the 3 stop excursion (they have one in the AM and one in the afternoon) - about a 25 minute boat ride to Sting Ray city and the snorkeling (includes snorkel kit) sites are pretty close as... More 

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Kingwood, TX
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2015

Captain Marvin's tours were online and I booked ahead of time. I actually booked for the 3 stop lunch tour on a particular day, but they did not have a full boat, so they rebooked me for a different day and tour. They did inform me at the time of the reservation, and they quickly communicated via the internet, so... More 

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Monroe, CT
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2015

We were on NCL and booked this excursion separately. We had one of the most amazing experiences. The captain was fabulous. He told us about the areas of the ocean, houses along the shoreline and when we reached the stingrays, ensured that everyone on the excursion had a great experience and photo opt with the sting rays. They were beyond... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2015 via mobile

We booked the $45 stingray city tour and snorkeling the same day which was really nice since we couldn't find any other companies available same day. The guys were great. We dived for 2 conch shells and they cleaned them for us on the boat ride back. The snorkeling was amazing and the sting rays were a once in a... More 

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Tyler, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2015

We tendered in Grand Cayman at 7:00 AM, by the time we got off the boat and arrived at Captain Marvin's it was 9:00 AM, needless to say we missed our 08:30 AM tour. They booked us on the 11:15 tour and we killed time at the beach for a couple of hours. Our boat, Jewel, was nice, clean, and... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2015

On our recent trip to Grand Cayman we did the 3 stop tour with Captain Marvin's to go to Sting Ray City, Barrier Reef and Coral Gardens. It was a great experience and very reasonably priced at $45/person. At Sting Ray city you can swim with the rays, hold them and feed them, and there's a photo opp (something like... More 

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