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Seair Seaplanes

Unit #1 Burrard Landing | 1055 Canada Place, Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 0C3, Canada
+1 604-647-7575
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Excellent

I have to admit I was rather scared of going on such a small plane. It was a still, sunny day with... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lesley H
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Ojén, Andalucía, Spain
Flight from Vanvouver to nanaimo & return

Rrally excellant .. this was a regularly scheduled flight to a d from.. pilot was super cooperative... read more

Reviewed May 4, 2018
Sangar
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Gold Coast,Australia
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Unit #1 Burrard Landing | 1055 Canada Place, Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 0C3, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have to admit I was rather scared of going on such a small plane. It was a still, sunny day with little breeze, excellent for a ‘first timer’ the flight was smooth and the views terrific. Wynn our pilot was friendly and instilled confidence...More

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SeairSeaplanes, Manager at Seair Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Lesley H; We are pleased that you chose Seair Seaplanes for your first seaplane flight and had a terrific experience. Thank you for your recommendation, and we will be sure to pass along your compliments to Wynn. Hope to see you again!

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Reviewed May 4, 2018 via mobile

Rrally excellant .. this was a regularly scheduled flight to a d from.. pilot was super cooperative with a wealth of experience.great way to really gauge how majestic Vancouver and surrounding waters and islands really are.. such a magical place..More

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SeairSeaplanes, Manager at Seair Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded May 7, 2018

Dear Sangar; We are glad you had the opportunity to experience the beautiful scenery of British Columbia's Southcoast. We are truly lucky to live here and proud to show the amazing sights to our visiting guests. Hopefully you will return soon, and be able to...More

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Reviewed April 28, 2018

We lucked out and took advantage of a special offering a free return trip with every purchase of a ride to Vancouver. Not only are they the best priced service to fly from Vancouver Island to the Mainland, they have great service and frequent departures...More

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SeairSeaplanes, Manager at Seair Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded April 30, 2018

Dear Shelley O; We are thrilled that you had an enjoyable flight experience and were able to take advantage of our 4th Annual Fly Home for Free Promotion. Thank you for sharing your great tips about our discounted online savings and the fast flights in...More

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Reviewed December 13, 2017

We went walking down to the Harbour and noticed the sea planes and so we went down and booked a 30 Minute sight seeing flight. Great day for a flight as sky was clear and the pilot was originally from Australia

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SeairSeaplanes, Manager at Seair Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded December 19, 2017

Dear wazza53; Glad to hear you had a good weather and a terrific flight. Thank you for taking the time to write a review, hopefully we'll see you again!

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Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

Well worth booking!!! Great experience, if you’re thinking about this then just book it!! I ended up next to the pilot, best seat in the house.More

Thank Andy N
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SeairSeaplanes, Manager at Seair Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2017

Dear Andy N; Thank you for your 5 star review and glad you had a fantastic flight. We appreciate you taking the time to write and sharing one of the best travel tips- the front seat request. It certainly adds to the experience. Hope to...More

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Reviewed September 4, 2017

My father and I took one of seair's Cessna caravans from Richmond to Duncanby lodge in rivers inlet for a fishing trip. Staff and pilots were friendly and professional with a decent lounge area while you wait. Equipment was clean and well kept, and the...More

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SeairSeaplanes, Manager at Seair Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2017

Dear twysted2015; We appreciate you taking the time to write your 5 star review. Glad to hear you had an enjoyable ride in the Cessna Caravan, as it’s the most modern seaplane on B.C.’s Coast. Thank you for the terrific compliments, which we surely pass...More

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Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

Awesome and quick ....only 3 people in plane ...l was able to sit in co pilot set ..l enjoyed....Parking lot full in Van. had to pay for overload parking..Cherry staff and pilot...lve been travelling back and forth on ferry twice a week it's awful... 20min....More

Thank John R
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SeairSeaplanes, Manager at Seair Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2017

Dear John R; Secret is out, seaplanes are the best way to travel, for business or leisure. We hope to see you more often now, and next time be sure to enquire about our frequent flyer packages for more savings. Thank you for excellent review,...More

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Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

We went to Rivers Inlet on a float plane and it was FANTASTIC. The weather wasn't the best going out but the pilot made it so smooth. So much in fact, I had a nap. These people are truly professional. Tip: one person can sit...More

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SeairSeaplanes, Manager at Seair Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2017

Dear OldCarGuy66Plymouth; Glad to hear the flight was so smooth that you were able nap, but hope you still got to take in the fantastic scenery on your way to Rivers. Thank you for sharing your review, we certainly appreciate the compliments. And you are...More

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Reviewed July 25, 2017

We took a one hour round trip in the Gulf Islands and enjoyed every minute. The scenery is magnificent on a sunny summer day. Our pilot, Bob, was very friendly and accommodating, explaining everything. Other staff were also friendly and helpful. Would highly recommend this...More

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SeairSeaplanes, Manager at Seair Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded July 26, 2017

Dear Felixmaeva; We are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your flight to the Gulf Islands. It is definitely a very scenic trip and a convenient way to visit some of the seaside ports. Thank you for taking the time to write this fantastic...More

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Reviewed July 15, 2017 via mobile

We compared the offers of the seaplane company and found out that Seair was the best value for $ for a Vancouver 30 min flight time sightseeing. Party of 5 all seats at window on a Beaver De Havilland. $ 129More

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SeairSeaplanes, Manager at Seair Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2017

Dear Zebulon_B747; We appreciate you taking the time to write this 5 star review. Most of our scenic tours are in the classic deHavilland Beaver so that all guests can enjoy a direct window seat. We are pleased to hear that you had a fantastic...More

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Response from wazza53 | Reviewed this property |
Depends on the number of people on the flight. We had a six seater plane and as all seats were filled the price per flight was reduced. So it will depend on the day and the time of your flight and how many people are on the... More
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