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Alaska Saltwater Lodge Small Group Whale Watching, Wildlife & Glacier Tour

#7 of 36 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Seward Features Animals
Box 695, Seward, AK 99664-0695
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Small group at affordable price.

We are a group of 3 families. The price to book this boat is only 15% more than riding a much... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Austin, Texas
Amazing trip!

We booked our trip last minute and Kathleen was the perfect host.The small group made it as... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2016
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Box 695, Seward, AK 99664-0695

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are a group of 3 families. The price to book this boat is only 15% more than riding a much bigger boat with a hundred or tens of other peoples but allow a lot of flexibility. And everyone had a good spot and good...More

Thank l-_-Sheila-_-l
Reviewed 30 October 2016

We booked our trip last minute and Kathleen was the perfect host.The small group made it as personal as you can get and the home-made goodies a delicious touch! Captain Tanya and Nick were both fonts of knowledge and you name it we saw it:...More

Thank DInJude
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

I took a whale watching, wild life & glacier 10 hours, small group cruise with SaltWater on the Labor Day weekend. Although it was foggy and rainy, it was the most amazing trip. James, our captain, was very knowledgeable & experienced. Although the water was...More

Thank Rita F
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

We loved our wildlife and nature tour! It was a small boat with 13 people on board which made the tour feel personal and relaxing! We got to ride on the bow for most of the trip which was epic! We loved the lunch and...More

1  Thank Amy71815
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Thanks to the captain Tanya and Nick, we had a wonderful day on the water on August 28th. You really went out of your way finding us humpbacks and the orca super pod was amazing. The time spent at the glacier was mesmerizing, Tanya taking...More

1  Thank coffeestronger
Reviewed 28 August 2016

We had a wonderful experience with Captain Doug and Nick on our recent (August 21, 2016) glacier and wildlife cruise. Both guys did a great job spotting wildlife and helping us to know what we were seeing. Being on a smaller boat, rather than one...More

Thank Anamaebe
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Chose this tour because of small boat and small numbers of passengers. Had to ask for a pick up as it was a fairly long walk from our accommodation and a lady obligingly turned up for us and took us to see the waterfall on...More

Thank cc1509
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Had read quite a few reviews before booking on this tour. Tanya and Nick were fantastic as Skipper and deckhand of freeing plenty of info about the area, sea life and bird life. Went out of their way to make the most of a bad...More

1  Thank GJWNZ
Reviewed 21 August 2016

This was one of the three tours I did with three different companies in Seward. Unfortunately the water was pretty appalling when I went on this tour. We still saw all the animals you would see on the bigger tours but was able to dictate...More

1  Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

My family and I went with this tour because it was for small groups. Our captain Stan was professional and made sure that we had a very enjoyable experience. His wife, Kathy made sure that all of our questions were answered. We were lucky enough...More

Thank JUDY D
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Do you always visit Holgate Glacier or do you go to Ailik??
18 November 2015|
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Response from magnoliamws | Reviewed this property |
I haven't visited either of those places.
Sheree S
Hello ... what are the chances of seeing whales the first week of june.....
16 January 2015|
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Response from Ecampb | Reviewed this property |
We went on the tour at the end of July and saw 5 whales. Saw much other wildlife as well. This is truly the BEST tour company. Ask for Leif as your captain and Sam as the first mate. They were great.
Where do you meet the boat for the start of tour/cruise?
15 December 2014|
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Response from Adventureman1492 | Reviewed this property |
At the little bakery very close where you get on the boat. The Bakery at the Harbor. If you go a few minutes early, you can have a light (or heavy!) breakfast. We thoroughly enjoy our experience and hope you do as well if... More