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West Florida’s ORIGINAL and most exciting Dolphin Watch and wildlife Encounter. “The Big Blue Boat” is the largest, safest, and most stable dolphin watch boat in the Tampa Bay area. Offering comfortable seating, restrooms, and an onboard snack-bar with cold soft drinks, beer, chips, candy, and snacks.

Stroll on board and enjoy a real Florida experience! Make beautiful sights memorable…bring a camera and binoculars, cash for drinks and snacks. Reference books on sea life, wildlife, and history are available as well.

All tours are fully narrated, informative and fun. Boats are U.S. Coast Guard certified. For your convenience, refreshments, snacks and restrooms are available on board. Boats offer covered, comfortable seating along with open decks and easy ramped access.

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Previous Guests


Anthony Virdo

"We took the dolphin tour. We saw about 20 dolphins! Not only do you get to see dolphins, but captain Jack gives a really nice explanation of a bunch of the areas tourist spots."

Taylor Rose

"Some friends and I went on one of the Dolphin Watch Cruises earlier this year and we had such a good time. I was planning on coming on here to review them sooner but I am just now getting to it. First of all, it was so extremely beautiful it took my breathe away! But best of all...we saw dolphins! It was pretty much the coolest thing I have ever experienced!"

Rebekah Wallace

"My group did the dolphin tour at Hubbard's. It was awesome! We saw dolphins right off including two baby dolphins! The boat tour included so much more than I expected... the birds were great, the houses were neat, and the guides were really friendly and knowledgeable.  Awesome job, Hubbard's... keep up the good work!"

K Rodriguez

"Went recently on the Dolphin Watch tour, and in comparison to other dolphin tours in the area (clearwater), this one is the best I've seen so far. The reservation/ticket staff was very nice, they gave us 10% of anything in the store with the purchase of the tickets. The tour guide and boat staff was nice, the boat was clean, and we saw lots of dolphins."