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Address: Windsor Field Rd | Odyssey Aviation, Lynden Pindling International Airport, Nassau, New Providence Island
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+1 242-357-9876

Safari Seaplanes has been the #1 Seaplane Charter Service in the Bahamas...

Safari Seaplanes has been the #1 Seaplane Charter Service in the Bahamas for 20 years. The owner has thousands of hours experience and winner of Bahamas Ministry of Tourism Awards, now in partnership with Capt. Paul Aranah, CEO and Capt. Nick Veltre & Capt. Rob Ceravalo

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I believe this business is no longer available

While researching Safari Seaplanes I learned they switched names and is now a island hopping airline. Not sure about the charter business anymore.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 7 February 2016
John O

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2016

While researching Safari Seaplanes I learned they switched names and is now a island hopping airline. Not sure about the charter business anymore.

Thank John O
los angeles, ca
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39 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2015

Didn't do an typical day trip excursion, but was staying on Cat Island and needed to get to a wedding on Harbour Island (100 miles north) and didn't want to loose a full day flying back to Nassau to get to Eleuthera to then boat to Harbour Island - Safari Seaplanes was kind enough to give me and the wife... More 

4 Thank mattm54
Indiana, United States
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2014

We booked months ahead of time to get a sea plane for our honeymoon when we booked with Safari seaplanes. When we showed up at the airport they told us the seaplane was in "Maintenance" and that they had another plane for us. It wasn't a sea plane. WE PAID for the experience of a sea plane and we didn't... More 

7 Thank Meli253905
Miami Beach, Florida
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145 reviews
33 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2013

My fiance and I chartered a seaplane in Bahamas for a day. It was FANTASTIC. Paul was an awesome pilot, knowledgeable about the plane he owned and the islands we were visiting. He took us to Harbour Island and The Exumas to see the pigs. We spent the entire day with him and it was amazing. I highly recomend this... More 

7 Thank prouss134439
New York, New York, United States
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2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2013

My lady and I booked a flight from Nassau to Tiamo Resort on Andros Island. Taxi ride from Nassau Main Airport to the smaller Odyssey Airport took less then 5 minutes. Paul, the pilot and owner of the plane, seems to be a living legend here cause everyone seems to know him. He showed up right on time and from... More 

4 Thank PapaKwon
Mandeville, Louisiana
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21 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2013

We used Safari for transport to Fowl Cay from Nassau on 3/12/13. The plane is in pristine condition, and Paul is a very skilled pilot. Reasonable price, perfect service, on time and thoroughly professional. Very highly recommended, and certainly the best way to Fowl Key.

3 Thank tmd7
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2013

My husband and I booked with safari seaplanes for our trip from Nassau to kamalame cay in andros as part of our honeymoon. We are normally not the best on planes and don't particularly enjoy flying but flying with Paul was one of the most amazing experiences of our life. The trip home back to Scotland was a breeze! Paul... More 

3 Thank sam g
Paul H, Owner at Safari Seaplanes, responded to this review

Thank you to everyone who has taken the time to write a review on Trip Advisor! The response has been so very positive and we look forward to flying for you when visiting our beautiful islands of the Bahamas! If there are any questions about your pending visit please feel free to send us an email and hopefully we can... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2012

Neither of us had been on a sea plane when we booked a trip to Tiamo in South Andros for a special holiday in 2010. Paul was super, such a gent. It was very scary for me initially but once I'd relaxed, it was brilliant.I sat in the back and hubbie sat in the co-pilot's seat in the front taking... More 

3 Thank monketteDouglasIOM
west palm
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2012

This was one of the most incredible experiences of my life. At the time my fiance and I were just dating I planed this as a surprise. Paul picked us up in Harbour Island and we flew all around. We are now getting married there two years later and we have made the sea plane the theme of our entire... More 

2 Thank tricia w
New York City, New York
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34 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2012

The experience was phenomenal! Without a doubt it was the highlight of our trip. We fully recommend Safari Seaplanes without any reservation. It started with us emailing Paul and Julia several times over the course of a month with questions and requests about a trip from NAS to the Exuma Cays for our Mom's birthday. They were not only gracious... More 

5 Thank travelhoney

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