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Dana Wharf Whale Watching & Sportfishing

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Address: 34675 Golden Lantern St, Dana Point, CA 92629-2908
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Whale Watching Adventures, Charters , Fishing and more from Dana Point

Whale Watching Adventures, Charters , Fishing and more from Dana Point

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USD 25.00*
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Whale Watching Excursion in Dana Point
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Dana Point Sportfishing
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Luxury Catamaran Sunset Wine Cruise in Dana Point

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We didn't see any whales but we saw dolphins. The crew was very accommodating and informative. It was just an all around great experience.

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4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 27 November 2016
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

We didn't see any whales but we saw dolphins. The crew was very accommodating and informative. It was just an all around great experience.

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Donna K, Manager at Dana Wharf Whale Watching & Sportfishing, responded to this review

Thank you for selecting us and for revealing your positive view of our business with others. We strive to deserve accolades like yours every single day and we will never tire of hearing that we please our treasured customers and clientele More 

Coconut Creek, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

We took the tour ten years ago and were lucky enough to see whales. This time we saw only dolphins, but they were numerous and playful and we enjoyed them too. The narrative is interesting and informative. The coastal views are great, and It was a fine two hour trip.

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Donna K, Manager at Dana Wharf Whale Watching & Sportfishing, responded to this review

hank you so much for your recent visit and subsequent wonderful praise. Feedback, especially from such well-spoken customers like you, is not only invaluable to those researching businesses like ours, but is also important to us. We greatly appreciate you taking the time to share your comments and feedback with us. Thanks again. More 

Sun City, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

My family had a great time on this trip with the grandchildren identifying it as the highlight of their vacation. We got to see a humpback whale at least 5 times during the trip with many dolphins accompanying us and the whale. The excitement was contagious and the ride was super fun.

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Donna K, Manager at Dana Wharf Whale Watching & Sportfishing, responded to this review

Thank you for selecting us and for revealing your positive view of our business with others. We strive to deserve accolades like yours every single day and we will never tire of hearing that we please our treasured customers and clientele More 

Lake Forest
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

Bad day for fishing. Kids were unhappy as fish werent biting. People were nice and friendly. Helpers on ship were always right there to assist with tangled lines.

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Donna K, Manager at Dana Wharf Whale Watching & Sportfishing, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your recent visit and subsequent wonderful praise. Feedback, especially from such well-spoken customers like you, is not only invaluable to those researching businesses like ours, but is also important to us. We greatly appreciate you taking the time to share your comments and feedback with us. Thanks again. More 

yehud
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

Really good adventure good service many intresting thing bery nice boat !!! Really enjoyed this 2 hours of fun

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Donna K, Manager at Dana Wharf Whale Watching & Sportfishing, responded to this review

Thank you for both your patronage and for posting such generous comments regarding our business. We work very hard to ensure that we please wonderful customers like you. Thank you for validating that we are accomplishing that goal. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

We had a smaller boat with just our (large) family. The captain and the cook were very accommodating - the cook would make up whatever the kids wanted to eat. It was a little chilly, so would recommend taking along a blanket next time. We did see a whale though!

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Donna K, Manager at Dana Wharf Whale Watching & Sportfishing, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your recent visit and subsequent wonderful praise. Feedback, especially from such well-spoken customers like you, is not only invaluable to those researching businesses like ours, but is also important to us. We greatly appreciate you taking the time to share your comments and feedback with us. Thanks again. More 

Littleton, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

The boat was great and the guides were fun and interesting. We saw lots and lots of dolphins, no grey whales though. I would take this trip again anytime.

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Donna K, Manager at Dana Wharf Whale Watching & Sportfishing, responded to this review

hank you so much for your recent visit and subsequent wonderful praise. Feedback, especially from such well-spoken customers like you, is not only invaluable to those researching businesses like ours, but is also important to us. We greatly appreciate you taking the time to share your comments and feedback with us. Thanks again. More 

San Clemente
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

Wonderfully fun wine cruise around dana point harbor, and delicious wine selection with cheese and crackers. I wish the Christmas lights would have been on around the harbor, would have been much more festive. Best part was the crew! They were fun and friendly and made the cruise that much better ☺

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Donna K, Manager at Dana Wharf Whale Watching & Sportfishing, responded to this review

Thank you for both your patronage and for posting such generous comments regarding our business. We work very hard to ensure that we please wonderful customers like you. Thank you for validating that we are accomplishing that goal. More 

Proctor, West Virginia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

Great time. Saw a megapod of dolphins. Staff was very nice and helpful pointing out animals and tried to make sure we saw something out on the water.

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Donna K, Manager at Dana Wharf Whale Watching & Sportfishing, responded to this review

Thank you for selecting us and for revealing your positive view of our business with others. We strive to deserve accolades like yours every single day and we will never tire of hearing that we please our treasured customers and clientele More 

Victorville, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

This is an amazing experience!. A must do for every one. Must do it again soon! So peaceful to see these animals in their natural habitat

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Donna K, Manager at Dana Wharf Whale Watching & Sportfishing, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your recent visit and subsequent wonderful praise. Feedback, especially from such well-spoken customers like you, is not only invaluable to those researching businesses like ours, but is also important to us. We greatly appreciate you taking the time to share your comments and feedback with us. Thanks again. More 

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