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Temptation Sailing

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Temptation is a 58 foot sailing catamaran which has been doing wild dolphin swims daily since 2001, in this time we have never been out on a dolphin cruise and not seen dolphins. In fact we will give you all your money back if dolphins are not seen...more
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| Marina Pier, Glenelg, South Australia 5000, Australia
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All reviews dolphin swim wild dolphins pod of dolphins their natural habitat marine biologist twilight cruise an amazing experience saw dolphins common dolphins dolphin experience fantastic morning available for purchase perfect weather fantastic trip recommend this trip bucket list best experiences of my life
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Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

What an amazing morning, we couldn’t have asked for better weather conditions. We were lucky enough to swim the bottle nosed and common dolphins and also the seals. The crew were wonderful, friendly and knowledgeable. It is not often you get to swim so up...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank TinaM2100
Stephen W, Manager at Temptation Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2018

HI Tina, thank you for your kind review.

Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

What an amazing morning we spent out on the water. The friendly crew were eager to share their knowledge and love of these amazing creatures with us. The weather was awesome and we saw lots of dolphins and sea lions. Perfect birthday present from my...More

Thank Companion94718
Stephen W, Manager at Temptation Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2018

Thank you for your review. We are thrilled you enjoyed your special birthday present. Our dolphin cruises this season have been amazing.

Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

Had good dolphin encounter on Saturday and wanted to say thanks for giving me the courage to go into the water so glad I did.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank kerywhite1
Temptation S, Manager at Temptation Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2018

Thank you for your 5 star review, it is very much appreciated. so glad you braved the water and enjoyed our dolphin swim.

Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

Great crew, great service and a life long lasting experience! A definite enjoyable experience for people of all ages!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Andro V
Temptation S, Manager at Temptation Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2018

Thank you for your 5 star review, we very much appreciate it and glad to hear you enjoyed your dolphin experience with Temptation.

Reviewed 11 October 2018

Came to Adelaide to swim with dolphins with my son. We both had a great time leaning about the Dolphins and bird in the ocean The trip we went on had lots of dolphins and a second species of dolphin that enjoyed swimming with the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 363accounts
Temptation S, Manager at Temptation Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2018

Thank you so much for the 5 stars and for taking the time to leave a review - it's very much appreciated! Glad you enjoyed your dolphin experience and learned about our local dolphins and birds.

Reviewed 11 October 2018

I was on the dolphin cruise today the weather was perfect and there was a lot of dolphins and seals the water was cold but this was worth it to see dolphins swimming with e underwater The crew were helpful and there is a hot...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank colintuckwell3
Temptation S, Manager at Temptation Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2018

Hi Colin, Thank you so much for the 5 stars and for taking the time to leave a review - it's very much appreciated! Glad you had a great experience with the dolphins and seals !!

Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Staff was super friendly, introduction for snorkeling. First time in the water, we saw a lot of super curious dolphins. After that we tried again to watch some, but were not that successful. They promised us, not to return until we found some more. And...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sabrina R
Temptation S, Manager at Temptation Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2018

Hi Sabrina - Thank you so much for the 5 stars and for taking the time to leave a review - it's very much appreciated! Glad you had a great morning out with us and glad you got to see dolphins and seals.

Reviewed 8 October 2018

First tip - look up Outback Jacks restaurant or The Oyster Bar in the Marina Pier as a previous review has said - go there and that'll help you find the boat early in the morning :-) I had an amazing blue sky day with...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank zacwils0n
Temptation S, Manager at Temptation Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2018

Hi Zac, Thank you so much for the 5 stars and for taking the time to leave a review - it's very much appreciated! Glad you had so much fun and had a great experience!

Reviewed 4 October 2018

A well worthwhile trip to swim or just watch the dolphins. The highlight was a mother dolphin with a tiny baby swimming alongside.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Alison772015
Reviewed 30 April 2018

We would like to say thank you for a great trip with the dolphins. We saw so many dolphins and braved the water for the swim, which, even though was a little challenging, was so much fun. The crew were all very helpful and informative....More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Temptation S, Manager at Temptation Sailing, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2018

Hi Sandra, Thank you so much for your 5 star review - it's very much appreciated! Glad you enjoyed your dolphin experience. Hopefully one day you will be back in Australia and will join us again.

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Trek37944811347
21 December 2018|
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Response from Temptation S | Property representative |
Yes we do have our twilight cruises - we are booked now until after Christmas Day but then every night is available - if you go to our website which is dolphinboat. com . au and through the book now section you will be able... More
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Mary L
15 May 2018|
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Response from Temptation S | Property representative |
Hi Mary, thank you for your enquiry. Please note the marina itself is not "wheelchair friendly" passengers will need to walk either up stairs or down stairs (approx. 12 stairs) and then a ramp to get to the boat (and... More
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G6007YQmichelle
23 September 2017|
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Response from Temptation S | Property representative |
Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It really depends on the cruise you are inquiring about, the sails do not get put up on every cruise and is at the discretion of the captain. The main sail does not typically go up, however... More
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