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Address: 231 Margaret St, Historic Seaport, Key West, FL 33040-6639
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+1 305-294-6306
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08:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 22:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Dolphin Watch - The Key West Original... Since 1986!

Join us to Watch...

Dolphin Watch - The Key West Original... Since 1986!

Join us to Watch Dolphins and Snorkel on our catamaran Patty C. The boat conveniently departs from the Historic Seaport in Old Town Key West and has many features that set her apart.

• 6 Passengers Maximum

• 31' length x 14' width makes her Largest Boat in her Class

• 4 Hour Long Trip on a Quick Power Boat helps us consistently find Dolphins

• Guaranteed Dolphin Sightings or Your Next Trip is Free.

• 30 Years of Helping our Guests Experience Wild Dolphins

Our trip focuses on delivering the best dolphin watching and snorkeling experience possible for our guests. We do this through the combination of our listed features and the passion and knowledge of our Captains.

• Snorkel Gear and Instruction provided

• Fresh Fruit and Water

• Guided Snorkeling! Your Captain will join you for the Snorkel.

• Bathroom and Freshwater Shower

• Wet suits for winter months

• Calm snorkel Locations.

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Favourite Key West Experience

Really enjoyed our afternoon out on the boat. We saw lots of playful dolphins - even baby ones! - and the snorkeling was a great new experience. Captain Rob is lovely and... read more

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Hyvinkaa, Finland

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Hyvinkaa, Finland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Really enjoyed our afternoon out on the boat. We saw lots of playful dolphins - even baby ones! - and the snorkeling was a great new experience. Captain Rob is lovely and knowledgeable and made us feel very welcome. I would recommend this trip to anyone, and should I ever go back to Key West, I'd go again.

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Thank elinae144
Conway, Arkansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had a great day with Captain Bosco. Saw a bunch of dolphins and they swam right up to the boat. Captain Bosco was very knowledgeable about the dolphins and shared a lot with us. We got a lot of information about the history of the Keys and the geography of the area as well. A great way to spend... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Fantastic morning watching 50-60 dolphins. Went to one area that normally has quite a few dolphins. Dolphins swam right up to the boat.

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Thank Wayne J
massillon, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Took the Dolphin/Snorkel trip and it is wonderful. Captain Rob is very congenial, welcoming and knowledgable. Saw several groups of dolphins and they came right up to the boat. That alone was worth the trip! Got to snorkel in a sponge garden, saw sting ray, shark, angelfish, moray eel, and non stinging jellyfish.

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Thank Mark T
Torrance, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This trip was worth every minute and every penny. Captain John Bosco was terrific. I have had several snorkeling opportunities. Unlike all of the other occasions, he took the time to make certain our equipment was on correctly and that we knew how to use it. He went into the water with us pointing out the different fish and where... More 

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Thank Patricia M
Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The guide was informative and knowledgable, and the boat ride itself incredibly peaceful. Even though the winter can be slightly tougher to find dolphins, we did find a small group and they got pretty close to the boat! The snorkeling was incredible! Amazing experience!

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Thank marlayna89
Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had such a great time with Captain Evan! He could answer every question we've asked and tells us a lot about the animals and their habitat. It's lovely to see how he respects the wildlife and how passionated he is about it. We've seen lots of dolphins, even later on when we were snorkeling. They've been about 5 meters... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic trip. Don't really have anything to add to what many others have said. It ended up just being me and my companion, so it really was like a private boat tour. We took the afternoon trip and although he was worried we wouldn't find the dolphins until later we ended up finding a pod of five pretty quickly. We... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

5 of us took the Patty C with Rob. We hung with a pod of about 7 dolphins including a mom and baby for about 45 min with no other boats around. It was awesome. Rob moved the boat a few times so we could keep watching. Too cold to snorkel so Rob took us the scenic route back including... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I can't say enough great things about Captain Rob and the experience we had on our dolphin watch! It was a tough day for everyone finding dolphins out there but Rob found them and we were absolutely thrilled! It was incredible seeing and learning about these amazing creatures in their natural habitat. We were lucky enough to... More 

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