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Reviewed August 5, 2018

I booked online and received a confirmation. I waited with two other groups who had booked separately and no one ever came. Ended up going with the company next door (Iceberg Quest) which has taken them over, but it cost more and it was not...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Rebecca M
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

I am writing to let everyone know that I booked a tour with DJ tours I even booked early even emailed Jason who I met the last time I was down I was told book the date did so aug 6th this was going to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

Had a great time on the charter tour. The captain and the crew were awesome. The water was a bit rough but the captain did a great job keeping us closer to shore. Unfortunately weren't able to find any whales this time but still had...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 30, 2018

They were kind enough to let us reschedule at the last minute due to poor weather. The guides were very informed and helpful with any questions we had. It wasn't a guarantee that we would see any whales but we did, along with some bald...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank amaclark
Reviewed November 15, 2017 via mobile

Dee Jay tours is one of the smaller boats that launch out of St Johns NFLD and that is what makes it the best in my opinion. There is a level of personal service not experienced on the other tours as well as the flexibility...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Neal O
Reviewed September 26, 2017

Dee Jay Charters cancelled our tour because of poor weather and because it was so late in the season. We really wanted to go out so we went with another tour and Dee Jay Charters was absolutely right -- it was not worth going out....More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

Spoke with a employee Jason and he persuaded me to book a trip even though the whales are very scarce this time of year . So drove over an hour with my family to go on this trip as the kids were very excited to...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank sherri19791979
Jason M, Manager at Dee Jay Charters Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 10, 2017

Hey Sherri, First of all we would like to thank you for choosing Dee Jay Charters. We are very Sorry that your tour did not depart, Unfortunately insufficient interest is what we are up against during our slow season. That being said we always make...More

Reviewed August 23, 2017 via mobile

Had a fantastic time in the morning and we're lucky to see a Whale this late in the season. A friendly and small family boat made it more enjoyable.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Freedom92277
Reviewed August 13, 2017

Just a fantastic experience. Jason was an exceptional tour guide. The whales cooperated and put on a half hour plus display up close and personal. Highly recommend Dee Jay Tours.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Rob M
Reviewed August 9, 2017

What a great 2.5 hour boat tour! There were 12 in our group, and we all thoroughly enjoyed our very informative and friendly tour guide. We were mesmerized by the whales all around us, and thought it was a special treat to go into the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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bnclee
May 2, 2018|
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Response from DEEJAYCHARTERS | Property representative |
Hey Cathy, Depending on what time of year you arrive in St. John's, ice bergs and whales are a definite possibility. Signal Hill, Cape Spear, Fort Ahmerst and Quidi Vidi are some of the main attractions of our tour. Two of... More
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LightPacker698214
August 23, 2017|
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Response from DEEJAYCHARTERS | Property representative |
Tours Operate until September 30th. Unfortunately the majority of the wildlife off our coast has started there migration by this point in the season. Not saying that you would not see Whales or Puffins but you chances are... More
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alanodonohoe
June 4, 2017|
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Response from jasonmmiller86 |
Hey there, Fridays weather looks to be fine in the forecast. Visit our website to reserve if you like or call 1-709-753-8687
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