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  • Excellent58%
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  • Terrible9%
5 Aug 2018
“Jetty Boat Captain made the trip to Saint Joseph's Island Fun”
30 Aug 2017
“Always friendly ”
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900 Tarpon St, Fisherman's Wharf, Port Aransas, TX 78373-5034
+1 800-605-5448
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Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

The Jetty Boat Captain from Fishermans Wharf made the trip fun and informative. We had a blast swimming in the surf and found a lot of cool shells. A lifetime memory due to the Great staff at Fishermans Wharf. St. Joe's reminded me of Padre...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank LeslieWalberg
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Love taking the jetty boat to st jo island. Everyone that works there is great and helpful. They have ice for purchase and carts for rental that are very helpful in taking your gear to the island

Date of experience: August 2017
5  Thank mphy
Reviewed 23 April 2017

After a great brunch at Virginia's on the Bay, we decided to take a trip on the Jetty Boat for a Dolphin Watch cruise. Although a small operation, there was a small glass windowed, air-conditioned waiting room, a small gift shop area, and bathroom available...More

Date of experience: April 2017
5  Thank chickone
Reviewed 8 November 2016

This was a horrible experience! We went to St. Joe's Island to find some shells. We walked a couple of miles and didn't find a single shell. The boat only comes every hour, and for the first few hours, that is only if somebody else...More

Date of experience: October 2016
4  Thank Jeanpack
Reviewed 24 June 2016

We took the Sunset Dolphin Tour (4:30pm-5:30pm) for the kids to possibly see some dolphins swimming around the harbor. The captain was funny and he didn't talk the whole trip, which was nice! We saw lots of dolphins and heard a few stories about the...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Sharmin A
Reviewed 4 June 2016

The Jetty Boat is the best value for your money anywhere on the island. We stayed over a holiday weekend and the main island beaches were packed, dirty and hectic with cars, motorcycles and campers. We found St. Jo island to be much more the...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Melody M
Reviewed 30 April 2016

Really enjoyed this tour. Got to see the dolphins and saw a few birds as well. Found the trip cheap, $12 each and the Captain was a lot of fun. You get to see a few places around Port Aransas as well. Well worth the...More

Date of experience: April 2016
2  Thank St_matty
Reviewed 15 March 2016

I ran in 5 minutes before the last boat to St. Jo's left at 4:00 and was able to get 4 tickets for my family. The guy at the counter was very nice and let me skip in line to make sure we made it...More

Date of experience: March 2016
4  Thank Kellie H
Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

This was a very low key tour, but fun and reasonably priced. There was no narration, which was a bit disappointing, although the skipper was more than willing to answer questions. We covered quite a bit of the area during the hour, all within the...More

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank SFantle101
Reviewed 18 February 2016

One of the best hidden treasures while visiting Port "A" is a visit to San Jose Island. The only way to get there is the Jetty Boat which takes you across the channel. The ride is cheap $6 and runs on schedule. It is like...More

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank George A
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Charla S
30 June 2018|
Response from txlnfa |
$12 per person
Marla W
22 May 2017|
Response from chickone | Reviewed this property |
It would be best to call for their hourly schedule, but as I recall, they go out on the hour. You can check their website also.