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Dana Wharf Whale Watching & Sportfishing

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Address: 34675 Golden Lantern St, Dana Point, CA 92629-2908
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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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Great trip

Nice informative watch. Knowledgable and friendly crew on a great boat. We saw a couple whales and too many dolphins to count. Check for discounts. Girl I talked to wouldn't do a... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 9 January 2017
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Buffalo
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51 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

Nice informative watch. Knowledgable and friendly crew on a great boat. We saw a couple whales and too many dolphins to count. Check for discounts. Girl I talked to wouldn't do a same day groupon but did not mention the 40% off Offer that I found.

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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 

Laguna Niguel, California
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

Wonderful time watching gray whale mom and her new baby!! Awesome!! The crew was excellent and informative !!!

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Thank msk938
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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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

We went on the whale and dolphin watching tour which we booked online in advance. We were lucky and saw whales. The crew were very helpful and the boat was fab. We would deffo do this tour again.

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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 

Chandler, Arizona
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

We had really good weather for our fishing trip. Everything went smoothly with check-in and finding the boat. I can't say enough good things about the crew. They were always there when we needed them to help us take off a fish or fix our snags/tangles. Food was good too.

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

I see that you visited our business last week. We appreciate your conveying thoughts with fellow consumers who hopefully might be our future satisfied customers as well. As you probably realize, consumer reviews are the number one determinant for influencing other consumers. Thanks and thanks again for your patronage More 

Calgary, Canada
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

The trip was interesting and whorthwhile. We saw two species of dolphins and enjoyed the scenery. We did not see any whales and as a result recieved a life time rain check (or whale check.) Very professional company!!!

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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 

Chicago, Illinois
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

The staff were very friendly and experienced. Though we did not see any whales but we watched lots of Dolphins.

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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 

Indianapolis, Indiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

Went out in the morning and saw 3 whales and bottleneck dolphins swimming around our boat. We will never forget the trip! I can't emphasize enough how quick and easy the trip is - literally a jog out into the bay to see the wildlife. Less time traveling to see whales is worth it's wait in gold - less chance... More 

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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 

Nashville, Tennessee
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

best trip -crew so knowledgeable and enthusiastic.whale and dolphins were readily available for viewing(thank goodness).

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

I see that you visited our business last week. We appreciate your conveying thoughts with fellow consumers who hopefully might be our future satisfied customers as well. As you probably realize, consumer reviews are the number one determinant for influencing other consumers. Thanks and thanks again for your patronage More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

Excellent experience. Great crew and we saw so many dolphin and a few whales! We'd go again in a heartbeat!

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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
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Great time with family and friends. Weather was perfect and plenty of action in the water. Got to see dolphins and Whales during our time out.

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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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