Tiki Boat Questions? We’ve got answers!
About the Tour:
Looking for things to do in Detroit or St.Clair Shores? Grab 6-24 people and get ready for the best ride on the water!
WHERE DO I SIGN THE WAIVER?
Right here! All guests are required to complete the digital waiver prior to boarding. Your captain will check your waiver confirmation email with a valid form of ID. You will not be able to board the boat until you've signed the digital waiver. All guests (not just the organizer) will need to do this prior to boarding.
WHERE DOES THE TOUR START/END
Detroit tours will start and end at Sinbad's Restaurant and Marina : 100 St. Clair Street, Detroit
IMPORTANT NOTE FOR PARKING: Sinbads charges $5.00 per vehicle for parking so please plan accordingly - we highly recommend carpooling or getting dropped off
St. Clair Shores tours will start and end at Blossom Heath Park & Pier : 24800 Jeffereson Ave, St. C lair Shores
We suggest arriving 15 minutes early. Tours leave at the exact time of the tour start time you sign up for.
WHAT HOURS DO THE TIKI BOATS RUN?
We run 7 days a week with tours running in 2 hour increments.
Aloha Tiki Tours operates May 25th - September 30th!
The only time we don’t operate is when Mother Nature doesn't play nice. If this happens you will be contacted and given a future credit for a ride.
HOW MANY PEOPLE CAN RIDE?
Up to 6 people per Tiki Boat. Max weight limit 2300lbs
DO YOU STOP FOR A RESTROOM BREAK?
Yes - Absolutely!
On the Tiki Boats:
Aloha Tiki Tours is a private charter for hire which allows you to BRING YOUR OWN BAR! Yes you read that right! Beer, Wine and Liquor are allowed!!! You are allowed to bring your own food on board as well! No kegs :)
Safety is very important to all of us of course! Our captains are all USCG certified captains. We provide life jackets for all. When you arrive you will have to sign a waiver. If under the age of 18 a legal guardian must sign before you can hop on. We also have a fire extinguishers on board.
* No Swimming
- Must follow Captain's rules!
- Must have a good time!
If you jump off the boat during the tour, the tour will cancel immediately and no refund will be given. A $500 fine will also be assessed to the person's credit card who booked.
WILL MY FEET GET WET?
Although most tours will keep their toes dry, we can't gaurantee there won't be a splash here or there, so we suggest dressing accordingly.
No kegs and no glass!
DO ALL RIDERS HAVE TO BE OVER 18?
No. Ages 12 and up are welcome on the Tiki boat. All riders are required to sign a waiver for those over the age of 18. All riders must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian for those under 18 year's of age. We have adult lifejackets on board for all guests. Must be 21 or older to consume alcohol.
WHO SHOULD RENT ALOHA TIKI TOURS?
•Bachelor and Bachelorette parties
•Corporations/Businesses: team building, group rewards, promotions, parties
Pretty much everybody who likes to smile should join us for a ride :)
WHAT CAN I BRING ON TO DRINK?
You can bring any refreshment of your choice, just no kegs or glass :) We do not provide ice so make sure you bring ice and cups! We highly suggest bringing water also!
DO YOU PROVIDE ICE?
No we do not.
DO YOU PLAY THE MUSIC?
You are the DJ! Bring your playlist which will connect via blue tooth to our speaker! Don't worry in case you forget we have you covered!
Book your Tiki Boat today for the most unique ride ON the water!
WHAT IS THE CANCELLATION POLICY?
Once the Tiki Boat(s) is booked it is non-refundable. You have the flexibility of switching your tour to another time and day for a whole year! The tour is not refundable if Aloha Tiki Tours determines we have to move locations due to the water status for the season. Aloha Tiki Tours takes this very seriously and will follow the recommendation of the US COAST GUARD.
WHAT IF THE WEATHER IS NOT PERMITTING?
We go out rain or shine! The TIki Boat bar is covered and will do a good job keeping you dry. If the captain determines the weather is not safe you can reschedule up to a year from your booking. No refunds will be given due to weather conditions. You can reschedule for a future date or the following year.
We have a 1 foot wave restricition that we adhere to per the rules set in place by United States Coast Guard. If waves are over 1 foot we will be required to cancel the rides and you will be able to reschedule for up to a year from your booking.
CAN I BUY A GIFT CERTIFICATE?
Of course! This is a perfect birthday gift, anniversary, graduation and so much more! Just shoot us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will set you up!
CAN WE RESERVE FOR A WEDDING?
Absolutely! If you'd like to say your "I DO's" in our Tiki's give us a call!