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Address: 63 Rogers St, Gloucester House Restaurant, Gloucester, MA 01930-5043
Phone Number: +1 978-283-1776
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Whale Watching Tours Departing Daily for Stellwagen Bank National Marine...

Whale Watching Tours Departing Daily for Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary.7 Seas Whale Watch has been leading Gloucester Ma whale watching tours for over 30 years. We're just a forty-five minute drive north of Boston, in the heart of historic downtown Gloucester, MA. Family owned and operated.Call for trip schedule and reservations,

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We went whale watching on 9th September. We had to sail a long way to find where the whales were that day, but when we got there, we saw lots of them and very close up. The crew... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went whale watching on 9th September. We had to sail a long way to find where the whales were that day, but when we got there, we saw lots of them and very close up. The crew were very good and provided a very informative commentary. I had really looked forward to going on the trip and was not... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

We went on October 30th, the last day of your sailing season. We've been on many whale watching trips, and this, was the most amazing one. The staff never hesitated to answer any question. They were all very informative! Even though it was the last day of sailing, the boat was fully stocked with great food, munchies, beverages and Cocktails.... More 

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7seaswhalewatch, Owner at 7 Seas Whale Watch, responded to this review

Thank you very much, Theresa, for the great review and for mentioning so many of our crew by name. I know they will appreciate knowing that their hard work was noticed. I am glad that you enjoyed your whale watch with us and thanks again for the wonderful review. Paul Frontierro -Owner More 

Bettendorf, Iowa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Visited in early October - immediately after a two day closure due to rough seas. The seas were still quite rough and many on the cruise had some issues with motion sickness. The crew took care of those people, kept everyone informed, and found whales for us to view. we saw many whales - even saw one breach. It was... More 

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7seaswhalewatch, Owner at 7 Seas Whale Watch, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review! We appreciate that you took the time to write to TripAdvisor about your whale watch with us. I'm happy to hear that you saw many whales and had such a good time despite some unfavorable sea conditions. Thank you again for taking the time to write such a nice review and we hope to... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

We spotted 3 whales on our trip. There were a lot of people on board and a huge amount of space was taken up by the MC who wanted to take the best photos in the front section of the boat. This meant many people like us could not get a position near the railings. Hence, my wife and I... More 

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7seaswhalewatch, Owner at 7 Seas Whale Watch, responded to this review

Hi Macncarole, I'm not sure who "the MC" you mentioned is, but normally our passengers are very courteous towards each other and are sensitive to those around them. Our crew also works hard to make sure that everyone gets the best view possible: Whether that means guiding people to the best spot, making sure kids can get a space on... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Apparently we were very fortunate to go on the day that we chose. It was unseasonably warm which may have led to the fact that there were so many whales to be seen! The crew was very knowledgeable and kind. Our ship predominantly followed a group of four humpback whales as they were feeding. There may have been up to... More 

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7seaswhalewatch, Owner at 7 Seas Whale Watch, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review! It sounds like you had a great day: Beautiful weather, feeding whales, breaching.... it's hard to ask for more than that! I'm happy that you got such a good trip and had such a good time. We also very much appreciate that you took the time to write such a nice review here on... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

From the moment we booked our reservations we were very happy with our choice. This is a top notch operation, the staff is very helpful, friendly and organized. Luckily we had a beautiful day. On our way out of the harbor there was some great scenery and the entire trip was narrated by a marine scientist expert. We had to... More 

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7seaswhalewatch, Owner at 7 Seas Whale Watch, responded to this review

Thank you mobyman! 25-30 miles is a long was to go (we usually go 12-15 miles out to see whales) but we will always go the extra distance if that's what it takes to get the best possible trip for our passengers. I'm glad that you had such a good time and I hope you come whale watching with us... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

I went whale watching with my family in October and it was amazing. We had to travel out quite far to find whales, but when we did, WOW. We saw over 20 humpback whales and they were so beautiful. We saw another company out there and the boat was absolutely packed with people. I liked 7 Seas because there was... More 

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7seaswhalewatch, Owner at 7 Seas Whale Watch, responded to this review

Thank you for the awesome review! We appreciate that you took the time to write it. It sounds like you were lucky to be on a truly great whale watch and I'm glad that you and your family enjoyed it so much. Thanks again! Paul Frontierro -Owner More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This was an amazing experience. The captain and crew were very knowledgeable and friendly. We went out about 25 miles to the feeding grounds and spotted 13 different whales. The captain kept us on the move as the whales dove and surfaced many times during our trip making for great photo opportunities. 7 Seas is the Best! Thank you.

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7seaswhalewatch, Owner at 7 Seas Whale Watch, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review! We truly appreciate you sharing your experience whale watching with us here on TripAdvisor. I'm glad that you got to see so many whales and had such a good time! Paul Frontierro -Owner More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Great family trip in October on a clear but cool day. 3-4 foot waves were rocking the boat, but the crew made it clear before and during boarding to take measures against it. We had a long ride 90min, to find whales, but it was worth it. We saw 40 and most were very close to the ship. Crew made... More 

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7seaswhalewatch, Owner at 7 Seas Whale Watch, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review, Wade, and especially for drawing attention to the good work done by our crew. I know they'll appreciate knowing that their efforts were noticed. I'm glad that you enjoyed your trip with us\ and we hope to see you again soon! Paul Frontierro -Owner More 

Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

We went about one and half hour from port with the cruise and reached the place where the wales come for feeding. There were about a dozen of them making frequent appearances. It is not always the same, usually it is less. We were lucky. I recommend you take a good camera and wear very warm clothes if you go... More 

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7seaswhalewatch, Owner at 7 Seas Whale Watch, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review and I agree... October is a fantastic time for whale watching (as long as the weather cooperates of course!) Thanks again for writing a review of your trip with us and we hope to see you again soon! Paul Frontierro -Owner More 

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