FAQs

Where are you located?

The SunVenture I is conveniently in the heart of Destin, 1/2 mile east of the Destin Bridge at Heron Harbor’s Boardwalk. The physical address for mapping directions is: Heron Harbor 314 Harbor Blvd Destin, Florida 32541 .

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Coming from the west, cross the Destin bridge, go a 1/2 mile and look for the Heron Harbor/SunVenture sign on the right.

Coming from the east, pass Target in Destin on the right, go 2 miles further and look for the Heron Harbor / SunVenture sign on the left side.

While we allow 30 minutes for boarding, please allow enough time for parking and traffic.


• How do I make a reservation?

It is suggested to make a reservation online. Select your cruise date and time from the online reservation system. Then enter the number of people in your party, enter any promo codes and confirm your total. Enter your contact and payment information on our secure online system. Once the transaction is complete, print your boarding pass or the email confirmation that is sent to you to present to at the SunVenture kiosk.

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• How far in advance should I arrive for my cruise?
You must check-in 30 minutes prior to the scheduled cruise time at the SunVenture Kiosk on the boardwalk. Please allow enough time for parking and traffic. Please have your email confirmation available on your smartphone or have a printed copy of your boarding pass.

sunventure destin harbor kiosk


• What is your cancellation or refund policy?
There is a 48 hour cancellation policy. If for any reason you are not able to cruise with us, you must call our office at 850.424.6465 by 5 p.m. central time 2 days prior to your cruise date.


• How many people can you accommodate?
The 45-foot SunVenture I Catamaran can accommodate up to 49 people. If you are seeking a venue for a larger group for Destin Florida weddings, rehearsal dinners, corporate events, yacht rentals or other private charters in Destin, consider our sister yacht – the 125′ SOLARIS entertainment and dining yacht (voted “Best Wedding Venue” by the Knot readers for the past five years) hosting up to 150 guests.


• What is Crab Island?

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If you aren’t familiar with Crab Island in Destin Florida, you are missing out on one of the most amazing and authentic Emerald Coast experiences around. Crab Island is a shallow sand bar located just north of the iconic Destin Bridge. If you happen to cross the Destin Bridge over the spring and summer, you’re sure to see a majestic view of boats anchored on the sandbar and people relaxing and playing in the waist-deep, emerald green waters. View the 2017 Crab Island Concert Schedule here.


• What types of private cruises & boat rentals are available?

destin party boat, pontoon boat rentals destin, destin boat rentals, crab island destin The 45-foot SunVenture I Catamaran is a unique and fun option for private parties & cruises and pontoon boat rentals for up to 49 guests. Your guests will not only enjoy the state-of-the-art sound system, but also the open deck, ideal for relaxing in the sun or dancing under the stars. You also have access to our full-time Destin event planners who are experienced and creative in helping you with all the details. Call 850.424.6465 or complete a request for reservation form for pricing and availability for Destin private cruises. Flexible schedules & catering available.

Break out from the four walls and get on the water! Perfect venue for any Destin Florida private event, cruise, boat rental or special occasion:

  • Destin weddings / receptions
  • Destin party boat
  • Destin brunches
  • Destin Bachelor party
  • Destin Bachelorette party
  • Destin birthday parties
  • Anniversary / Retirement Parties
  • Corporate team building in Destin Florida

• How many people must I have in my party for a private cruise or boat rental?
Big or small, we cater to all. There is no minimum number of people needed for a SunVenture I private cruise or boat rental. Private cruises & boat rentals are based on availability for up to 49 people. Call 850.685.6652 or complete a request for reservation form for pricing and availability for this Destin cruise.


• What happens in case of inclement weather?
The captain will make the call at the time of the cruise. If the Destin cruise is cancelled, it can be rescheduled or the reservation can be cancelled.


• Are there bathrooms?
Yes, there is a bathroom on board.


• Will we get wet during the cruise?
You will be on a boat so there is a chance you may get wet. Plan accordingly. We do not take responsibility for any lost, stolen or damaged items brought on board.


• What should I bring with me?
For all our Destin cruises, you should plan to bring a towel, sunglasses, cash to purchase drinks/food, clothes you don’t mind getting wet or a bathing suit and sunscreen and flip flops, sandals destin cruise, destin dolphin cruise, things to do in destin, private cruises in destinor aqua socks. Other suggested items include a snorkel/mask and a water proof camera. Personal carry-on bags are allowed as long as they fit and are stored under your seat. Coolers are NOT allowed on the dolphin / sunset cruise but are permitted on the Crab Island cruise. Hats and other items may be blown away and are not recommended on board. No loose clothing or loose items please. All your personal items need to be secured and stored under seat.


• Are beverages and food available for purchase?
Yes, drinks and snacks are available for purchase (cash only).


• What is the boat’s alcohol policy?
Personal coolers and alcoholic drinks may only be brought on board for the Crab Island Destin Fl cruise. Crab Island cruise patrons must drink responsibly or authorities will be called. Under age drinking is strictly prohibited. While coolers are not allowed for the Destin dolphin cruise, drinks and snacks are available for purchase (cash only).


• Are there age limits?
All children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult. For the Crab Island excursion, all minors must be accompanied at all times by their parent or guardian in and out of the water


• What do I need to know about the Eco Destin Dolphin / Sunset Cruise?

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  • There is a 48 hour cancellation policy . You must call 850.424.6465 prior to 5 p.m. (central time) 2 days prior to your cruise date. Missing the cruise for any reason will result in the credit card being charged for the full amount.
  • You must check-in 30 minutes prior to your cruise time at the SunVenture kiosk.
  • No coolers allowed.
  • Drinks and snacks are available for purchase (cash only).
  • Hats and other items may be blown away and are not recommended on board.
  • You will be on a boat so there is a chance of getting wet. Please plan accordingly. We do not take responsibility for any lost, stolen or damaged items brought on board.
  • Personal carry-on bags are allowed but they must be able to be stored under your seat.
  • All children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
  • No smoking on board.
  • This is a guided, sightseeing cruise. Although we may see dolphins most of the time, it is not guaranteed. Dolphins are plentiful in our area, however occasionally they may not want to be seen.
  • If bad weather approaches, we may return to the dock early.

• What do I need to know about the Crab Island Excursion?
Here are some important things to note:

  • There is a 48 hour cancellation policy . You must call prior to 5 p.m. (central time) 2 days prior to your cruise date. Missing the cruise for any reason will result in the credit card being charged for the full amount.
  • You must check-in 30 minutes prior to your cruise time at the SunVenture kiosk.
  • Make sure to wear your swimsuit to enjoy relaxing and playing in the waist-deep waters. Sunscreen is recommended.
  • Your cruise ticket does not include Crab Island activities i.e. kayaking, inflatables, food vendors, etc.
  • Personal, small coolers & bags permitted. They must be stored under your seat.
  • Floats must be deflated when you bring them on board.
  • The consumption of alcohol must be done responsibly. Under age drinking is strictly prohibited. Any abuse of this policy could result in having the police called.
  • No smoking.
  • Hats and other items may be blown away and are not recommended on board.
  • You will be on a boat so there is a chance you may get wet. Plan accordingly.
  • We do not take responsibility for any lost, stolen or damaged items brought on board.
  • All children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult. All minors must be accompanied at all times by their parent or guarding in and out of the water.
  • If you choose to enter the water, it is at your own risk and by doing so, you take full responsibility for your own safety. We ask that you do not venture far from the boat to avoid the risk of getting lost.
  • When it is time to head back to the dock from Crab Island, you must be on board the SunVenture 30 minutes prior to the end of the scheduled cruise time. Unfortunately, we must leave at the exact time and can not wait on anyone.
  • If bad weather approaches, we may return to the dock early.

• Are pets allowed on board?
No, pets are not allowed on board.

 

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