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Dana Wharf Whale Watching & Sportfishing

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Address: 34675 Golden Lantern St, Dana Point, CA 92629-2908
Phone Number: +1 800-590-9994
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Whale Watching Adventures, Charters , Fishing and more from Dana Point

Whale Watching Adventures, Charters , Fishing and more from Dana Point

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US$25.00*
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Whale Watching Excursion in Dana Point
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US$36.00*
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Dana Point Sportfishing

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We had a great time, we saw dolphins and a couple of whales. Is all about timing, the tour group before us when they came back they said they saw several types of whales and the... read more

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4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Huntington Beach, California
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Huntington Beach, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had a great time, we saw dolphins and a couple of whales. Is all about timing, the tour group before us when they came back they said they saw several types of whales and the day before our trip there were killer whales in the area. Like I said, is all about timing but we still had a great... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We chartered one of their boats for an all day fishing adventure and couldn't have been more pleased. Steven and Bo were fabulous and took great care of us. Everyone had a blast and enjoyed the day. We will use them again for our next adventure!

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Donna K, Manager at Dana Wharf Whale Watching & Sportfishing, responded to this review

We are honored by the review you posted about your experience with us. While we are constantly told face to face how much customers enjoy our service, it takes a very special person to proclaim to the online world that they should check us out. You are one of those individuals and we are proud that you do business with... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Wife and I just got back from whale watching with Captain Steve of Dana Wharf Whale Watching. Excellent trip, saw grey whales close to shore, and humpback whales along with hundreds of playful dolphins about 3 miles off shore, A very comfortable boat and knowledgeable captain made for a great 2 hour trip on the ocean out of Dana Point... More 

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Donna K, Manager at Dana Wharf Whale Watching & Sportfishing, responded to this review

We are honored by the review you posted about your experience with us. While we are constantly told face to face how much customers enjoy our service, it takes a very special person to proclaim to the online world that they should check us out. You are one of those individuals and we are proud that you do business with... More 

Canyon Lake, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It was a great day our group was 5 adults and 4 kids...the boat ride was alot of fun and those who got too cold were able to get into a protected area on the boat. We spotted some spouts towards the end of our trip and even though we were a little over our time the captain kept heading... More 

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Donna K, Manager at Dana Wharf Whale Watching & Sportfishing, responded to this review

Thank you for taking some of your valuable time to provide fellow consumers with your rich perspective. We appreciate the feedback and look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

While we only saw two grey whales the trip was still worth it and would definitely recommend it to anyone especially during warmer months. The catamaran got us out to the whales quickly and we got to follow them for quite a way. While I froze standing on the bow (in shorts in December!) there is plenty of space indoors... More 

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Donna K, Manager at Dana Wharf Whale Watching & Sportfishing, responded to this review

Thank you for recently recommending our business and for sharing with the online consumer community your positive experience. Please introduce yourself next time you visit as we would like to extend our appreciation in person. More 

NewPort
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great father and son day fishing; Captain and crew were professional knowledgeable and very helpful!

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Donna K, Manager at Dana Wharf Whale Watching & Sportfishing, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback! What you think about our business is important to us. We appreciate your patronage and look forward to again providing you a top quality experience during your next visit. More 

Las Vegas, Nevada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This whale watching excursion was at Dana Point in Southern California. The boat was a large and had lots of room for passengers. It was a good day for a boat ride. The crew was very nice and explained a lot about the two types of dolphins that we saw. We did see common dolphins and bottle-nose dolphins this trip.... More 

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Donna K, Manager at Dana Wharf Whale Watching & Sportfishing, responded to this review

Thank you for taking some of your valuable time to provide fellow consumers with your rich perspective. We appreciate the feedback and look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

Raleigh, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Staff was amazing, booking/scheduling/confirming and boarding were all an excellent experience. They clearly have this down to a well oiled machine. We were able to see Sea Lions, Dolphins and Two Whales. It was an excellent trip and I would do it again in a heart beat!

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Donna K, Manager at Dana Wharf Whale Watching & Sportfishing, responded to this review

We are honored by the review you posted about your experience with us. While we are constantly told face to face how much customers enjoy our service, it takes a very special person to proclaim to the online world that they should check us out. You are one of those individuals and we are proud that you do business with... More 

Placentia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It's always a good time going out with those guys. The crew is always very helpful and courteous--they help set up the gear, take fish off, filet them, and cook some pretty good food, too. They are really patient with my son who has autism every time we go. Thanks!

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Donna K, Manager at Dana Wharf Whale Watching & Sportfishing, responded to this review

We are honored by the review you posted about your experience with us. While we are constantly told face to face how much customers enjoy our service, it takes a very special person to proclaim to the online world that they should check us out. You are one of those individuals and we are proud that you do business with... More 

San Clemente, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Couldn't have asked for a better trip. Seeing the Grey Whales and all the porpoises was fantastic. My son from Chicago loved it.

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Donna K, Manager at Dana Wharf Whale Watching & Sportfishing, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback! What you think about our business is important to us. We appreciate your patronage and look forward to again providing you a top quality experience during your next visit. More 

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