Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Tips on Enjoying Your Best Cruise with Cruisin Tikis Naples


Our Tiki Cruises

  • Per Person Cruises  Minimum 90 Minutes (1 1/2 hour) cruise up to 6 people per boat with a shorter lunch cruise available depending on schedule. Please remember Gratuities are greatly appreciated! 18%-25% is average. Thank you!
  • PER PERSON RATES:

    $45/per person for  1 1/2 hours
    $270 private charter / per boat/ 6 people


    $60/per person for 2 hours
    $360 private charter/per boat/6 people

    $90/per person for 3 hours
    $500 private charter/ per boat/6 people

  • Private Cruises up to 6 people for each boat.  We have 2 boats available. With a second boat we can accommodate total of 12 people.|

  • Rate for 1 Boat
    2 hour cruise $360
    3 hour cruise $500
    4 hour cruise $600


  • Rate for 2 Boats
    2 hour cruise $720
    3 hour cruise $1000
    4 hour cruise $1200


  • Please read the entire list Frequently Asked Questions below. If after reading this entire FAQ Page you have any unanswered questions then please give us a call. Your call is important to us however we may be out on the water serving other customers and will call you back when we are able.
  • We charge your card when you make your reservation. Please plan how many people are in your group carefully. See our Cancellation notice below.
  • 2, 3 and 4 Hour Cruises Available
  • We cruise the back canals and waterways of Naples Bay
  • We have 2 identical Tiki boats, each one holds up to 6 people.  If we have more than 6 people in a group we run both boats near each other.
  • If your cruise is at least 2 hours we can anchor in a canal, tether them together and drop the gate so that you can mingle from one Tiki to the other. Our Tiki boats are very stable.
  • Cruises are BYOB! We provide a certified boat captain, bottle water, cooler with ice, blender, cups, and Bluetooth stereo speaker so that you can link up to our stereo and play your own music.
  • Making Group Reservations:
    Since 6 persons are the maximum number of guests permitted per tiki… If you are splitting your group it is recommended that you make reservations together under 1 name so that we know you are together! Payments can be split if you call to make the reservations. The online booking system might separate your party if you book your party separately in order to fill the tikis to their maximum capacity of 6 guests each.

    Hours of Operation:  10:00am - 9:00pm
    Note: Closed 4th of July


    May thru August:
    Thursday – Sunday

    September
    Call for Available Days.


    October thru November 
    Tuesday - Sunday


    December 7th thru April
    7 Days Monday - Sunday


    CANCELLATION AND INCLEMENT WEATHER POLICIES

    Inclement Weather: For weather related issues, we may "wait out" a brief shower, reschedule for another day during your stay, or refund if unable to reschedule.

    Cancellations: No refunds if cancelled within 5 days.

    If cancelled more than 5 days in advance 75% refund. We are also happy to try to reschedule your cruise.

    Contact us by phone to cancel or inquire about cancellation. Call 239-734-0670.

    Cancellations will not be accepted by email.

    No shows will never be refunded.

    We reserve the right to cancel any tour at any time due to weather, safety, mechanical or behavioral issues. If your tour is canceled, you will be given a rain check to re-book at another time (this excludes behavioral, along with alcohol related cancellations - these circumstances will never be rescheduled or refunded). For weather related issues, we may "wait out" a brief shower, reschedule for another day during your stay, or refund if unable to reschedule. "NO SHOWS" will NEVER be refunded or rescheduled!

     

    Frequently Asked Questions

  • HOW LONG IS THE TOUR?
    90 Minutes to 180 Minutes depending on the tour chosen.
  • ARE DOGS ALLOWED?
    Dogs are allowed.
  • ARE KIDS ALLOWED?
    Kids 13 and  up allowed.
  • ARE THERE AVAILABLE LIFE JACKETS ON BOARD?
    ​Yes, there is a type 1 PFD for every passenger. Along with all the coast guard requirements for the vessel including a first aid kit.
  • CAN MORE THAN 6 PEOPLE CRUISE AT THE SAME TIME?
    The US Coast Guard regulations for our tiki boats is 6 people plus crew.... this includes children... NO EXCEPTIONS!  For larger groups, you may rent additional tikis and cruise together. We are NOT permitted to tether together while cruising, however if anchored on a swim stop we may tether together for larger groups (over 6 persons).
  • ARE CRUISE ROUTES SUBJECT TO CHANGE?
    Yes, all routes are subject to change due to weather or current conditions, docking, USCG restrictions or captains' discretion.
  • WHAT SHOULD YOU BRING?
    We encourage you arrive 15 minutes early to stop at Three60 Market to pick up a bottle of wine or beer. The tors are BYOB whether you bring your beverages from home or pick them up at the restaurant. If you are looking for food please arrive 30 minutes early as this is a great time to put in a food order at Dilly's Seafood or the restaurant. You may bring your own wine, beer, pop, soda, mixers, water or beverage of choice and snacks.Please remember sunscreen, sunglasses, bug spray, maybe a hat and extra water. A light jacket, long sleeve shirt or cover up might come in handy. You might want to bring a cooler.
  • WHERE SHOULD WE PARK?
    Please park across from the Three60 Market Restaurant at 2891 Bayview Dr, Naples FL 34112.  (Restaurant Parking is for dine in customers only). Walk down to the dock in front of the restaurant to find the Tikis!
  • ​HOW FAST DOES THE TIKI BOAT GO?
    The tiki boat has a cruising speed at around 4 to 6 mph.
  • WHO IS MY CAPTAIN?
    All our Captains have been vetted and trained thru the U.S Coast Guard requirements. All captains have been chosen based on their experience with boating and knowledge of the area. Check out "Our Crew" page for Bios about our crew.
  • DO YOUR BOATS OPERATE IN THE RAIN?
    We do operate in the rain as the tiki boats have a roof. However, the captain can decide at anytime to cancel due to conditions (typically high winds or thunder storms). We operate under USCG's rules. The USCG does not advise going out if wind speeds exceed 20 knots. If you are unable to reschedule and still want to go on one of our cruises, the captains may under certain conditions can go out to cruise in calmer water which is protected by islands or mangroves.
  • SHOULD I TIP MY CAPTAIN?
    Our Captains do work for tips, so gratuity is greatly appreciated. We suggest a 20% gratuity (on the regular price if using discount) for our captains... they are very experienced, knowledgeable, and work hard to ensure your safety and to provide an amazing tiki experience for our guests!
  • WHAT CAN THE TIKI BOAT BE USED FOR?
    Besides relaxing with a cold drink we can pretty much book anything you can imagine. From bachelorette and bachelor party’s, corporate meetings, birthday party’s, weddings... you name it and we will try to make it work. Give us a call for special requests or large group (over 6 persons) reservations.
  • WHAT CAN THE TIKI BOAT BE USED FOR?
    Besides relaxing with a cold drink we can pretty much book anything you can imagine. From bachelorette and bachelor party’s, corporate meetings, birthday party’s, weddings... you name it and we will try to make it work. Give us a call for special requests or large group (over 6 persons) reservations.
  • WHAT ABOUT RESTROOMS?
    Our tikis are NOT equipped with restrooms. We strongly encourage you to use the restroom before leaving the dock. So please do NOT drink more than you are able to "hold" while on your tour!
  • CAN I PLAY MY OWN MUSIC ON BOARD?
    ​Yes, we do have bluetooth-capable speaker systems that can sync to your phone and choice of music.
  • DO YOU PROVIDE FOOD AND DRINK?
    We do provide coolers with ice, cups, and bottled water. We do not serve any food or other drinks, however you may bring any snacks, food, or alcoholic beverages or you can also purchase your food and drinks from Three60 Market and Dilly's Seafood or buy them from bring elsewhere to bring aboard.HOW CAN WE PICK UP FOOD AT: Three60 Market Restaurant, Dilly's Seafood and Celebration Park?Three60 Market - Pick up Wine ad food for your cruise. Vast selection lowest markup in town.

    View Wine Info - click here.
    Breakfast & Lunch Menu - click here.
    Book Dinner before or after your cruise with Dilly's Seafood at Three60 Market - Click here to make a reservation.

    Dilly's Seafood Menu at Three60 Market Pick up food from 4:00pm to 9:00pm.
    Click here to  View Dilly's Menu