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Archer Airboat Tours

D & D Marina, Matlacha, FL
+1 239-633-6645
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So glad we followed thru with this adventure. Bobby is great! We saw a lot of wildlife and fish... read more

Reviewed 31 March 2017
jimleslie2017
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Cape Coral, Florida
We had a Great time with Archer Airboat Tours

We saw fish, stingrays, turtle and dolphins. The weather was calm and the water so clear we could... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2017
diana h
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Science Hill, Kentucky
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Reviewed 31 March 2017

So glad we followed thru with this adventure. Bobby is great! We saw a lot of wildlife and fish. He did 360's then went slow so I could take pictures and then fast for the thrill of it. We loved every minute. We even saw...More

Thank jimleslie2017
Management response:Responded 4 April 2017

It was such a pleasure meeting ya'll! Look forward to see you again!

Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

We saw fish, stingrays, turtle and dolphins. The weather was calm and the water so clear we could see the dolphin in the water around the boat. It was a perfect ride.

Thank diana h
Management response:Responded 4 April 2017

Ya'll come back now!!! Thank you so much for your great review! Beautiful country, would love to show you again.

Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

This was an awesome experience! I love how the airboat just glides over the water. This was a tour of the backwaters and it nice to get back there and see some of the native vegetation. The water is clear, obviously, and there are soo...More

Thank Nicole G
Management response:Responded 21 March 2017

Thank you so much for your review!! I never get tired of seeing all the wonders with every trip I take out! Hope I can take Y'all out again!

Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Ok, guys......I'm not a 'boat on the water' gal, but we took a ride with Bobby Archer on his airboat and it was AWESOME! He is the nicest, sincerest guy ever and knows everything about the mangroves and sand bars he takes you through and...More

1  Thank traveling2some2513
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

My family joined Bob on his airboat on a beautiful day in Florida and we thoroughly enjoyed the ride. Bob is very knowledgeable, friendly, and works hard to provide a great experience. So much wildlife to enjoy near Matlacha! We will be back for sure...More

2  Thank Kerry K
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

What a GREAT time. Definitely worth our time. We couldn't have had a better experience. Captain Bobby is extremely experienced with the backwaters that you would never get to see without a airboat. We were going through 0 inches of water / sandbars. A prop...More

2  Thank NorthStar1111
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Our family went on the tour out of Matlacha Florida with Captain Bobby Archer. Talk about a blast!!! We saw many things that you don't normally get exposure to from a typical beach vacation. We saw Stingray, Snook, Redfish, Needle fish, Sheephead, Mullet, Horseshoe, Blue...More

3  Thank floridavacationers3
Reviewed 24 December 2014

What a thrilling Adrenalin Rush. A friend told us about this Airboat tour/ride company that is ran out of Matlacha Florida in the Island Dacor and More building ( Big Pink Building on the Bay ) called Archer Airboats we decided to check it out...More

5  Thank Roofer8890
Reviewed 28 February 2013

There were five of us for the tour ranging in age from 63 to 9 and everyone had a great time. The boats are easy to board and very stable. Capt. Bobby is a great guy and a fabulous captain. The boat was clean and...More

9  Thank WeTravelz4Fun
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PPadolsky
27 March 2015|
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Response from Nicole G |
we did one turn that was sharp, but otherwise it was smooth riding, we didn't go wildly fast and some of the parts you go thru is tight so you can't go real fast anyway. I think you'd be ok with the ride.
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