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Great family trip

Family trip of 13 people across to Days Bay return via Matiu Somes Island great entertainment for... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2021
Jared-Kiwi
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Wellington, New Zealand
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Soames Island Wander

Brilliant trip to Soames Island for the day. $50 for two adults for the day return trip represents... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2020
Phedder
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Invercargill, New Zealand
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Reviewed 13 June 2019

It was a lovely sunny and blue skies when passengers loading on the boat. We went round the bay and stopped off at three islands. It became quite choppy and the spray was coming over the front of the boat, but the skipper came up to check we were OK, but did not advise us to go below. It was a really enjoyable trip and would recommend it. I did not get off, but you could visit the islands, although best to check what time the ferry would come back to collect you.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 25 May 2019 via mobile

Headed off on the 10.30 ferry to Days Bay via Seaton. Choppy passage but giving a good view of coastal Wellington. At Day’s Bay we took to Eastbourne where we had lunch.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 28 April 2019

I booked a Days Bay tour and I had a nice time. The front desk staff was accommodating and the Ferry crew were very helpful and attentive to their passengers. The departure and arrival were on time too. I will definitely book with them again soon!

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 30 March 2019

Inexpensive way to see Wellimgton from the water. Not too much to do in Days Bay or Eastbourne, and limited choice of restaurants. Good for kids.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 13 March 2019

Took the Grandkids for a trip. Granddaughter not too impressed to get on the ferry but manage by blackmail! All kids had a great time on ferry was a lovely day stopped at Somes Island for people to get off Grandson very interested so next trip will be a stop there. Lovely smooth sailing can purchase coffee etc on board. Stopped in Wellington for lunch kids had a run around Frank Kitts Park then caught ferry back to Days Bay. Kids and Adults lot quieter on way back. Ferry going back does a side trip to Seatoun. Was a lovely day out. We all enjoyed the ferry ride and was great seeing all the yachts out on the harbour. Awesome day!

Date of experience: February 2019
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