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Amedee Lighthouse Island

Noumea, Grand Terre 98800, New Caledonia
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Highly Recommend

The expense was well worth it. A great day out on a beautiful island with lots of activities to... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2016
OxAdventures
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Must do when in noumea

Mary D takes you to this island it is a well organised day trip. It is expensive $200 NZD but well... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2016
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The Amedee Lighthouse island is located 24km away from Noumea,in the largest lagoon in the world which has been classified by Unesco a world heritage site in 2009. Crystal clear waters with tropical fishes, turtles and corals, powdery white sand beaches await you in this protected marine reserve next to the main barrier reef of New Caledonia. Mary D Enterprises,a family owned and operated business,has experience in operating full day all-inclusive ( glass bottom boat trip, reef cruise, welcome punch, tropical buffet lunch with wine and coffee, island dancing show, free entrance to visit the lighthouse...Etc ) daytrips to Amedee Lighthouse island since 1981. We have a fleet of 3 high speed ferry boats : the Mary D Dolphin, the Mary D Princess and the Mary D Odyssey. Embark with us to the Amedee Lighthouse island where the weather is always nicer !
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Noumea, Grand Terre 98800, New Caledonia
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Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

The expense was well worth it. A great day out on a beautiful island with lots of activities to suit all. It was very well organised and felt very professional. After arriving on the island we climbed to the top of the lighthouse. My 9...More

1  Thank OxAdventures
Kar yuet K K, Front Office Manager at Amedee Lighthouse Island, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2016

Dear valued client Thank you for your wonderful words about the day spent with us on Amedee island, we are glad to have contributed to your having and enjoyable day and hope to see you again next time around ! Merci beaucoup

Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Mary D takes you to this island it is a well organised day trip. It is expensive $200 NZD but well worth it. Only 45 mins from Noumea, the view from the light house is amazing but be prepared it is abit of a walk...More

1  Thank ashleymF3658KV
Kar yuet K K, Front Office Manager at Amedee Lighthouse Island, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2016

Dear valued customer We thank you for taking the time to submit this nice review on our daytrip, we are highly recommended to have the best value for money daytrip to do in Noumea We offer online last minute offers plus other promotions for your...More

Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Well organised trip to this must see Island. We took a 45 min Boat ride out to the island from the main pier in Noumea approx $180 per person. We arrived on the island and found a nice spot to the left of the pier...More

2  Thank Jeremy L
Kar yuet K K, Front Office Manager at Amedee Lighthouse Island, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2016

Bonjour dear valued client Thank you for submitting this nice and complete review on our daytrip, our team here are glad to know that you have enjoyed the activities and the fabulous snorkeling and the nice view from the top of the lighthouse We hope...More

Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

We took the Mary D package for this trip and prebooked it before we arrived in Noumea which was a good idea as this is the only trip organiser and many people who turned up last minute were turned away as it was fully booked...More

Thank Shelley-osa
Kar yuet K K, Front Office Manager at Amedee Lighthouse Island, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2016

Dear client We thank you for these nice words about our daytrip, it is always advisable to book in advance especially during the peak season, for your information, we have a flexible policy permitting you to change your mind even on the day of departure,...More

Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Totally worth every cent to go out to the island on the Mary D tour. Lots of planned activities (should you choose to do them), comfortable and fast boat trip out there, fantastic lunch and dessert, and a good dance and music show. All the...More

Thank Tanya S
Kar yuet K K, Front Office Manager at Amedee Lighthouse Island, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2016

Dear client Thank you for your nice words and the team here at Mary D are pleased that you have enjoyed your day! Hope to see you again next time ! Merci beaucoup

Reviewed 4 October 2016

My wife and I went out on this trip and we really enjoyed it. The staff seem to be really into their jobs and seemed to enjoy what they did with many covering a variety of jobs from barista to belly dancing. Staff with guitars...More

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Kar yuet K K, Front Office Manager at Amedee Lighthouse Island, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2016

Dear valued customer The whole team here thank you for your nice comments and glad that you benefited from our 1st and last Wednesday's specials ! Merci beaucoup !

Reviewed 4 October 2016

The cost seemed a little steep and I was a little hesitant about spending a whole day on this trip but it was excellent. Great snorkelling, lovely island walk, terrific lunch and the glass bottom boat ride and sea turtles... all worth it. I was...More

1  Thank Andrew B
Kar yuet K K, Front Office Manager at Amedee Lighthouse Island, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2016

Dear valued customer Merci beacoup for submitting this positive review on our daytrip ! For your information, the seakraits are endemic to New Caledonia, they are a protected species, deadly but non-agressive, the local children 'play' with them ! Cheers !

Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

This was the best excursion we did and definitely the best value for money. We took a coach from our cruise ship to the harbour then a boat out to the island where we setup base under a large umbrella. Enjoyed the glass bottom boat,...More

Thank Fullsp99
Kar yuet K K, Front Office Manager at Amedee Lighthouse Island, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2016

Bonjour dear client from the cruiseships We are glad that you spent the day with us at Amedee during your stopover in Noumea Hope that you will come back to see us again in New Caledonia and for a longer stay! Merci !

Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

The boat trip isn't too long, and the day is really well structured with activities you can opt into or out of all day. There is something for all ages here. We went to the top of the lighthouse first - great views. Then we...More

Thank Tonkinnz
Kar yuet K K, Front Office Manager at Amedee Lighthouse Island, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2016

Dear valued client We thank you for spending the day with us on Amedee island and we are glad that the whole family has enjoyed our activities and the buffet lunch ! Merci beaucoup !

Reviewed 27 September 2016

We paid about $200 each to do the award winning tourist trip which included glass bottom boat, reef tour, buffet lunch. We would have enjoyed it better & it would have cost less if we had organised our own transport there. It is worth a...More

Thank JCD71OK
Kar yuet K K, Front Office Manager at Amedee Lighthouse Island, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2016

Dear client We have taken note of your comments about our daytrip, may we ask for the day and name of your booking please? As you may probably know, we are in the peak season right now, from october to december in New Caledonia and...More

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Michelle M
Hi, we will be in Noumea on Thursday 8th June 2017 on the Pacific Jewel. Could you please tell me rates for day trips, 2 adults and availability. Thank you.
11 May 2017|
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Response from capnhd | Reviewed this property |
Hello Michelle, Unfortunately, the Amedee Dive Club is closed from June 1st until the first week of July. There is a company called Mary D Tours that goes to the island but if you are coming in on a cruise ship, you will... More
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110donna
What doe it cost in Aus dollars to do this trip
23 March 2017|
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Response from Jeremy L | Reviewed this property |
Mine off ship was $180 aud but still well worth it.
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Ataolemoana
How much does the Amedee Island Tour cost please?
19 March 2017|
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Response from Sarosh D | Reviewed this property |
Mary D charges XPF15,000 per person Mary D is the only operator for general tours to Amedee Island First Wednesday of the month has a discounted fare.
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