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State Park Boat Rentals

5201 N Lagoon Dr, Suite 1, Panama City Beach, FL 32408-7926
+1 850-588-8700
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Had a nice time. Saw dolphin while in the boat. Great fun for teens and adults, not real young... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2017
Barbara B
Nice Boats. Fair Prices. A Few Unexpected Restrictions.

My family and I camped at St. Andrews State Park for spring break this year and rented a pontoon... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2017
Columbus, Ohio
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Formally in St Andrews State Park, Panama City beach. We have Moved to a NEW LOCATION at 5201 North Lagoon Dr. (just East of Capt. Anderson's) We are 10 min from Shell Island and offer the Best Boat Rental & Dolphin Tour Service in the area. Our boats are new and clean & we take pride in our service. Caleb & Marty the owners will personally assist in your rental. We also have Jet skis, waverunners, paddle boards & kayak rentals. Fishing poles for rent. snorkel gear, ice & bait for purchase. Spend a relaxing day at the Island. Hope to see you soon!
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  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
5 Jul 2017
21 Jun 2017
“Nice Boats. Fair Prices. A Few Unexpected Restrictions.”
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5201 N Lagoon Dr, Suite 1, Panama City Beach, FL 32408-7926
+1 850-588-8700
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Reviewed 6 July 2017

Had a nice time. Saw dolphin while in the boat. Great fun for teens and adults, not real young children.

Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 21 June 2017

My family and I camped at St. Andrews State Park for spring break this year and rented a pontoon boat for a full-day on the water. Overall, the experience was a positive one, and we had a great day of boating/fishing. However, there were a...More

Thank McTraveler614
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Everyone - please do yourself a favor and save your money on all the other tours. Call these guys and rent a boat for the whole day. Seriously - not expensive at all compared to others - we saw dolphins galore - went snorkeling -...More

1  Thank kjb309
Reviewed 1 August 2015

This is our second year renting from the State Park. Last year we had to pay a deposit but this year we were informed the employee no longer works there ( you dont have to pay a deposit). The staff are friendly and knowledgeable. The...More

Thank Tisha B
Reviewed 2 September 2014

Spent the day exploring Shell Island via a Pontoon boat rental @ St. Andrews State Park. The gentleman helping us with the rental was very friendly and showed us what we needed to know. He also pointed out some of the better places to find...More

1  Thank Olsonizme
Reviewed 27 June 2013

Wonderful place to rent! The boat was clean and in great condition, the employees were friendly and very helpful, and, of course, the area is gorgeous! We have rented from 2 different businesses in the area and State Park Boat Rental is the best. We...More

2  Thank LoriDeeDay
Reviewed 27 April 2013

Very nice equipment, service was excellent, everything it should have been and didn't break the bank. The girl who wheped us was a snow boarder in the winter and a boat renter in the summer.....she was very helpful and knowledgable. (sorry you dropped your phone...More

1  Thank Jim C
Reviewed 26 April 2013

We have rented from State Park for several years. They have just moved from St. Andrews park to behind Capt. Anderson s. Great friendly people and new boats.The other rental places can't compare for price and equipment.

1  Thank kwalker
Reviewed 30 August 2012

Glorified jet ski ride. not much dolphin activity. GEtting there was a problem. GPS would pick add girl answering phone gave us. After we started on our way my friend continued to call her let her know where we were and she continued to tell...More

Thank Lynzy0
stateparkboatrentals, Owner at State Park Boat Rentals, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2012

Our business is located inside St Andrews State Park. Unfortunately some GPS systems do not give great directions to the park. We do try our best to help customers with directions. Dolphins are usually a much bigger part of our tours. This tour however was...More

Reviewed 21 August 2012

This tour is a must and ask for Brian!!! Saw a momma dolphin nursing her baby just off Shell Island. Once in a lifetime moment. I will be doing this again in a week or two. UNFORGETABLE!!!

Thank Honey_Badger552
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