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Vagabond Cruise

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149 Lighthouse Rd, located just below the Harbour Town Lighthouse, Hilton Head, SC 29928-7207
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Vagabond Cruise is Hilton Head Island's original sightseeing & excursion cruise operator located below the Lighthouse in world-famous Harbour Town since 1968. From dolphins to dinner, Savannah to sailing Vagabond has the cruise for you! Public trips and private charters are available year-round. We hope to welcome you aboard soon!
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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149 Lighthouse Rd, located just below the Harbour Town Lighthouse, Hilton Head, SC 29928-7207
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"spirit of harbour town"
in 52 reviews
"brisket"
in 30 reviews
"the upper deck"
in 28 reviews
"tammy jane"
in 27 reviews
"shrimp and grits"
in 39 reviews
"stars stripes"
in 11 reviews
"trolley tour"
in 9 reviews
"served buffet style"
in 9 reviews
"green beans"
in 10 reviews
"beautiful sunset"
in 38 reviews
"river street"
in 10 reviews
"crew members"
in 11 reviews
"hilton head island"
in 49 reviews
"surrounding islands"
in 11 reviews
"points of interest"
in 9 reviews
"dolphin sightings"
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"saw dolphins"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Wonderful trip. My family of 4 - mom, dad, 14 and 10 year old daughters had a great time. We saw a lot of stone crabs being brought up in the crab pots, and a few blue crabs. Also saw several dolphins and got close...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

My wife and went on the Stars and Stripes yesterday for a one and a half hour sail yesterday, April 18. It was the highlight of our Hilton Head visit. We had fun, met new people, and even had a turn at the wheel while...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My in-laws, 3 kids and I went sailing on April 5th and it was such a great experience! The crew was AMAZING with my kids! I have NEVER steered a boat before and the Captain put me right at the wheel! We saw dolphins, jellyfish,...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice cruise - saw lots of dolphins and a beautiful sunset. Roamed around the boat for different perspectives. Had snacks available if desired . Nice crew. Only Issue was bathrooms -womens had an issue and was out of order and men’s was fair but no...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The sunset dinner cruise was one of the high lights to our Hilton Head adventure. The entire crew is dedicated to making your experience a good one. Our server was excellent. One of the best surprises was that the food was honestly outstanding!! The two...More

Thank curjan
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Overall, a good experience, however....be mindful that seating w/ table is limited...first come first served. Be early if such is a concern to you..otherwise, you may find yourself out in the cold or in small, and somewhat uncomfortable, chairs set up for overflow. Beverages are...More

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Klap65
24 March 2018|
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Response from DannyPegg | Property representative |
The Savannah Cruise takes roughly 1-hour 45-minutes from Hilton Head Island to River Street in Savannah. This cruise allows guests to spend 4-hours in the city of Savannah. Discounted trolley tickets are available aboard the... More
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dawwild4
15 March 2018|
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Response from DannyPegg | Property representative |
The Spirit of Harbour Town docks directly on River Street from it's cruise from Hilton Head Island to Savannah.
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gregory6077
1 March 2018|
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Response from PassengerServices | Property representative |
Hello Debbie, Yes, we certainly can help with your request! We will reach out to you via email to coordinate this surprise. :) - The Vagabond Crew 843-363-9026
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