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Seair Seaplanes

Unit #1 Burrard Landing | 1055 Canada Place, Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 0C3, Canada
+1 604-647-7575
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Our first time on a small plane. Weather cooperated and had no trouble at all. the office staff... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2017
prairieboy1
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Saskatoon, Canada
Must do activity if you are not on a budget trip .

Must do activity. The views from the top are excellent . The pilots are very skilled and the staff... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2017
pradeep65
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Unit #1 Burrard Landing | 1055 Canada Place, Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 0C3, Canada
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Reviewed 18 May 2017

Our first time on a small plane. Weather cooperated and had no trouble at all. the office staff and pilots were very helpful in getting us our tickets and on board. Nice short flight to the island and back. Cost is quite reasonable.More

Thank prairieboy1
SeairSeaplanes, Manager at Seair Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Dear prairieboy1; Thank you for your 5 star review and taking the time to write. We appreciate your compliments and glad you had an enjoyable travel experience. The seaplanes are definitely quite reasonable when you compare it to the time you save on travel and...More

Reviewed 14 May 2017

Must do activity. The views from the top are excellent . The pilots are very skilled and the staff are very helpfulMore

Thank pradeep65
SeairSeaplanes, Manager at Seair Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2017

Dear pradeep65; Glad to hear you had a terrific time on your tour. It sounds like you may have taken our Coastal Mountain Scenic Flight, since you mentioned excellent views from the top. The seaplane tours are a “must do” activity in Vancouver and the...More

Reviewed 25 April 2017

A big thank you to Seair and to the rest of the passengers on our flight. Our grand daughter was visiting from Winnipeg coming first for a Vancouver White Caps camp and then on to our home in Nanaimo, we wanted to surprise her with...More

Thank Brian B
SeairSeaplanes, Manager at Seair Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017

Dear Brian B; Thank you for sharing this heartwarming experience, and we are so proud to be part of this special occasion for your granddaughter. It’s wonderful to hear that not only our staff, but also our passengers were able to assist in the surprise...More

Reviewed 23 April 2017

Took advantage of Seair's free return flight from Nanaimo to Richmond on our recent trip to Cuba. Great friendly service. Can't believe the time I saved over travelling BC Ferries. cut my travel time down by more than half. Free shuttle right to YVR was...More

Thank mitca
SeairSeaplanes, Manager at Seair Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Dear mitca; Glad to hear you were able to take advantage of our promotion and thank you for your fantastic review. Our seaplanes are certainly a quick and convenient travel option from Nanaimo to Downtown Vancouver or Richmond. Keep in mind for future flights, that...More

Reviewed 19 April 2017

We called from New York, to arrange a sightseeing tour for 3 middle aged gals on a Vancouver vacation. We were told , no problem at all, just call Day of and as long as there are 3 people, we will be happy to take...More

Thank wilparkmom
SeairSeaplanes, Manager at Seair Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2017

Dear wilparkmom; Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback on our tour program. When guests enquire about our scenic tours, we certainly recommend reservations, so the tour is confirmed. We understand while on holidays, guest plans change or guests prefer to wait for...More

Reviewed 8 April 2017

This is one of those win-wins: no ferry waits, online pricing is comparable to driving/ferry, parking is free for 6 days and $6/day after, it takes 15 minutes to get to the airport/20 to downtown Vancouver, instead of hours on the ferry, baggage is 35...More

Thank islandgirlNanaimoBC
SeairSeaplanes, Manager at Seair Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2017

Dear islandgirlNanaimoBC; Wow, thank you for the fantastic review and hopefully you were able to utilize some of our travel advantages you mentioned. We appreciate the compliments and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Love this airline, newer faster planes and less expensive by $10 than the competition. Also parking. From Nanaimo to Richmond 13 minutes.

Thank Mrsmitchy
SeairSeaplanes, Manager at Seair Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2017

Dear Mrsmitchy; We are delighted to hear your wonderful feedback. Thank you for your review, as well as listing many of our travel advantages. We are pleased to be part of your travel plans and hope to see you again soon. Have a wonderful vacation.

Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Have been flying with Seair for business regularly over the past 2 years. Very friendly and professional operation, and the Cessna Caravans are fast, quiet and roomy. I fly usually Nanaimo Harbour to downtown Vancouver, and once in a while to YVR south terminal. Seair's...More

Thank TomHlavac
SeairSeaplanes, Manager at Seair Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2016

Dear TomHlavac; Thank you kindly for taking the time to write and we certainly appreciate the 5 star review. Indeed, the Caravans provide a very fast and comfortable flight. Again, we are glad that you have been pleased with our service over the past couple...More

Reviewed 26 November 2016

We took Seair's regularly-scheduled service from Vancouver Harbour to Nanaimo and loved it. The staff at check-in (Sherrie and the young man who handled the baggage) could not have been more pleasant. The flight itself was short and scenic, a great time saver.More

Thank NSsummerset
SeairSeaplanes, Manager at Seair Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2016

Dear NSsummerset; We appreciate your 5 star review and thank you for taking the time to write. We are glad to hear that you had a wonderful flight and your compliments will be passed along to our team members. Hopefully we’ll have the opportunity to...More

Reviewed 18 October 2016

My daughter & I went to the Vancouver Playhouse for a matinee performance. We decided to take the 10:30 AM ferry, then bus into Vancouver on the express, & have a quick bite to eat before the 2:00 PM performance. Well, the ferry was very...More

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SeairSeaplanes, Manager at Seair Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2016

Dear Condu; The Fall season can certainly be an extremely picturesque time of year for a seaplane ride and we are thrilled to hear that you had a wonderful and smooth flight. We appreciate you taking the time to write your kind review and hope...More

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