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Bahamas Ocean Safaris

| spanish wells bahamas, 000, Eleuthera
+1 242-470-1930
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My family and I spent our first vacation in Spanish Wells this past May. We spent two days with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cleveland, Ohio
Amazing day!

James is an awesome captain, whatever you want to do, he will accommodate and make it happen. He is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ashley M
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Known for its crawfish, this small, picturesque island is a popular day trip destination. Let Bahamas Ocean Safaris be the first to welcome you to Spanish Wells, Eleuthera, Bahamas and introduce itself. James Dunnam, owner and Safari guide, was born in and spent his entire life in Spanish Wells, The Bahamas. He is a Licensed Captain with 30 years experience in Lobster diving and 20 years in deep sea fishing. His life experiences, knowledge of the sea, and unique perspectives are now applied to help others have the vacation of a lifetime.
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| spanish wells bahamas, 000, Eleuthera
+1 242-470-1930
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I spent our first vacation in Spanish Wells this past May. We spent two days with James and what a great day it was. We went snorkeling, spear fishing, fishing, and exploring the beautiful island even watching pigs swim. James was incredible...More

Thank ts2ver
Reviewed 1 week ago

James is an awesome captain, whatever you want to do, he will accommodate and make it happen. He is very personable and has a great sense of humor, was t of fun to spend the day with him! He took us all to some cool...More

Thank Ashley M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

WOW! Couldn't have been more pleased! James a great and very personable. We went spear fishing and it was great! He was great at explaining the gear even jumped in with us to show us! He pointed out star fish, took us to sand dollar...More

Thank Kelly T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family could not wait to go on this adventure. Looking at all these reviews I thought this was going to be the best day of our trip..and year. The places James took us were breathtaking, sand dollar beach, the red star fish, the pigs...More

Thank SCliving2
James D, Owner at Bahamas Ocean Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Im so sorry you feel this way but one thing for sure i do not use profane language... and for sure i can't please everyone..... for the hair cut everyone is beautiful in their way and if in anyway i could refund you and your...More

Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

James was great, we spent the day with him spearfishing, feeding his pigs on the island, and exploring some really cool spots. He understands the history of the island really well and can answer almost any questions you have regarding the history of the Bahamas,...More

Thank damephd
Reviewed 13 May 2017

James Dunnam of Bahamas Ocean Safaris is the real deal. We had the best day of our Eleuthera vacation - by far - with James out on his boat. First, James is a riot. He has a great sense of humor and immediately makes you...More

Thank Michael_05495
Reviewed 10 May 2017

I'm serious when I say Captain James saved our vacation. There's a reason why Eleuthera has the saying "It's not for everyone". I learned a few hours after we landed, it wasn't for me, but wanted to make the best of our family vacation and...More

Thank WeTravel_2011
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Cpt. James Dunnam picked us up from Harbour Island and our first stop was Preacher's Cave. We then went for a walk on Sand Dollar Beach where we played with some giant starfish. Then we went reef fishing and caught some yellowtail, mutton snapper, and...More

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Had an excellent day on the water with Captain James last month. Provided pickup and drop off at our location on Harbour Island. The Captain knows a lot about the history of the area and gives an excellent choice of exciting things to do on...More

Thank Daniel R
James D, Owner at Bahamas Ocean Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2017

I will always put my best into ocean safaris and help all folks have an experience of a lifetime.....James

Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

I booked the trip with Captain James a few weeks before our trip. He called the night before to confirm our meeting time and place. We didn't have a great map of Eleuthera and luckily found Gene's Bay dock with the help of a friendly...More

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Cost, and how far in advance I need to book
28 November 2016|
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Response from James D | Property representative |
Cost is $550 a day and you can book anytime you want