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Address: Walvis Bay 9000, Namibia
Phone Number:
+264 64 200 798
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The Catamaran Charters Team invites you aboard our 45’ Royal Cape Sailing...

The Catamaran Charters Team invites you aboard our 45’ Royal Cape Sailing Catamaran ‘Silverwind’, or our 60′ Simonis Sailing Catamaran ‘Silversand’, or our 40'Admiral Motorised Catamaran 'Silvermoon' to enjoy an adventure packed tour to Pelican Point and Walvis Bay’s beautiful bay area.The chances of encountering Dolphins, Whales, Turtles, Seals and Mola Mola’s (Sunfish) make the search for the Marine Big 5 and adventurous tour by enjoying Sparkling Wine, Fresh Oysters and other snacks aboard our spacious and comfortable catamarans

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Family Cruise

We had a very joyful and memorable day with Catamaran Charters. Billy and his crew treated us exceptionally well and made every minute worthwhile. Well experienced tour guide... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Klipkraal
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Welkom, South Africa
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Welkom, South Africa
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29 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very joyful and memorable day with Catamaran Charters. Billy and his crew treated us exceptionally well and made every minute worthwhile. Well experienced tour guide, skipper and crew. Nice vessel and facilities and we really enjoyed the refreshments and snacks. The kids just wanted to go back again! Thanks so much guys, we will definitely do this... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Mike Lloyd, our guide for the day, was a hoot! Very knowledgable, funny, adventuresome and just a lot of fun. Seals, surf, flamingos and lots of other birds, black-backed jackals, and breathtaking dunes that extended into the ocean. It was almost surreal. The red sands contained particles of garnets and crystals--sand that, up close, is gorgeous. Lunch was the only... More 

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Catamaran_Charters, Owner at Catamaran Charters, responded to this review

Dear SaraRNic - thank you for your kind words about our excursion and Mike Lloyd, our guide. We are sorry that our lunch did not meet with your expectations, but are surprised as we put a lot of effort on snacks served on our catamarans, everything is prepared fresh daily just before we depart. Could you email us so we... More 

Kansas City
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

We went on this cruise that lasted nearly 4 hours. The captain narrated and gave us a history of Namibia with the story of how Walvis Bay became such an integral part of the current success of this area. We also learned about the creatures that live in the bay and why they thrive there. He gave a detailed story... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

As a group of friends we took a ride on the Catamaran Charter 'Silverwind'. What a pleasure it was indeed. The guide was knowledgable and well informed, the staff wonderful and the food was amazing!! Nothing beats an oyster at sea with a glass of bubbly :) Thank you to the Catamaran Charters Team. We will be back.

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Thank Nicole S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

It was a most wonderful experience! Great guides, very informative and stunning views. Thank you, Catamaran Charters

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Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Walvis Bay is just beautiful. The cruise was a bit kitschy with seals and white pelicans coming on board the catamaran. The food and drink was constant. The customer service was very good.

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Thank Joel K
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Pelicans and seals board the katamaran quite freely. The trip was peaceful and relaxing. And we had great weather. The explanations were good though sometimes the guide seemed a bit too familiar. The fresh oysters were good. The lunch could've been nicer had they just warmed up the food. Close dolphins and seals. No whales.Still very enjoyable

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Zurich, Switzerland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

We had the perfect weather sailing out into the qualm Walvis Bay with the Silversand catamaran. The group size was quite small and we all found a place to sit on the front deck. Our guide was very competent concerning not just fauna but also describing the different ships that were ankered in the bay. In the beginning a seal... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

This is a highly recommended half-day boat cruise outing from Walvis Bay. If you like to relax and enjoy nature, then this is one of your destinations in Namibia. Superb service and snacks offered. Professional guiding. An outing for all ages.

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Thank Werner S
Tacoma, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

Don't expect whales, but you will probably get an up-close visit from sea lions and pelicans and may spot dolphins too. The operator is a fountain of knowledge about the area, history, and wildlife. He did a nice job of speaking multiple languages to cater to the Germans and French speakers in addition to English. Sailed out to Pelican Point... More 

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