We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Al Gauron Deep Sea Fishing & Whale Watching

Features Animals
State Pier, Hampton, NH 03842
+1 800-905-7820
Review Highlights
Had a Birthday Ball! Tip: Fish off the back of the boat!

Fishing newbies yet hubby and I both caught multiple - and delicious - fish. We were psyched!! Lots... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2017
Boston, Massachusetts
Holy Mackerel!!!

Every other party boat charter we have been on we would catch whatever species was around. I was... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2017
Saratoga Springs, New York
Read all 100 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good17%
  • Average13%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible23%
Travellers talk about
“haddock” (10 reviews)
“whale watching” (13 reviews)
“pollock” (7 reviews)
State Pier, Hampton, NH 03842
State Pier, Hampton, NH 03842
+1 800-905-7820
Write a ReviewReviews (100)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 100 reviews

Reviewed 24 October 2017

Fishing newbies yet hubby and I both caught multiple - and delicious - fish. We were psyched!! Lots of good spirited fun and help with the tackle. We had such a great time we bought our own tackle at the shop as soon as we...More

Thank PBD22
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Every other party boat charter we have been on we would catch whatever species was around. I was disappointed that the 4 hour trip was for Mackerel only. The boat is nice and the crew were informative, friendly and hard working. We changed spots 3times...More

Thank placidpeople
Reviewed 1 September 2017

We (my fiance and myself) have been on two previous Fireworks Cruises that were great. That being said this last cruise was awful. Before boarding there was already 8-10 children on board that did not even raise an eyebrow, till they ran amok from deck...More

Thank Don T
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I recently went on the 2-hour night fishing ride with this company. The boat was clean, and the trip itself was a beautiful time on the ocean. However, one of the crew made some really odd/borderline rude comments to my husband. Also,...More

Thank mml5061
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

The people who run the desk are really organized and helpful young employees. They gave us great directions when we couldn't find them.. Be careful how you enter the address on your GPS. They downloaded the Groupon for me, and they accommodated my sprained ankle...More

1  Thank Gina V
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

We were slightly disappointed in our half day deep-sea fishing excursion. We expected to go out and catch many different types of sea fish, however you will only fish for mackerels. The fun is taken out of fishing when the mackerels are constantly biting on...More

Thank macyhuntley
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

I have been on many Trips With Captain Rocky and have NEVER been disappointed!! They are the best . And the Diner and Uda are the are the best for your money!!

Thank Rodney B
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

This was our first time whale watching in NH. It was a great time. The crew went above and beyond for us. They were friendly and helpful. Recently, I had surgery on my knee and was leary getting into and out of the boat. 1st...More

1  Thank Kimberly G
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Truth in advertising moment: This is a family outfit who are customers of mine. I very much like them and want to promote their business, that they gave me free tickets for a whale watch didn't hurt. This a a good, wholesome family activity. I...More

Thank bogblogger
Reviewed 11 August 2017

My kids and I take a whale watch almost every year. This year, we decided to try Al Gauron Whale Watching. Booking was easy and the 1:30 sail time was very convenient. We cruised out from Hampton Beach for about an hour and then found...More

2  Thank jennkenn2
Nearby HotelsSee all 41 hotels in Hampton
Pine Haven Motel
10 reviews
.31 km away
Slumber Manor Motel
1 review
3.14 km away
Stone Gable Inn
63 reviews
4.74 km away
Best Western Plus The Inn At Hampton
394 reviews
5.13 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Urban Farmhouse Eatery
40 reviews
.23 km away
180 Restaurant & Bar
59 reviews
.12 km away
Seacoast Soups
22 reviews
1.38 km away
Betty's Kitchen
89 reviews
.43 km away
Nearby Attractions
Throwback Brewery
60 reviews
2.04 km away
Breakfast Hill Golf Club
9 reviews
2.38 km away
Fuller Gardens
43 reviews
5.27 km away
Granite State Whale Watch
138 reviews
5.49 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
13 July 2016|
Response from mikeslaw | Reviewed this property |
Both depend on what you do there is an all day boat that goes out 30 miles and you are out for 8 hours and half day boat is about 4 hours