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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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Dana Point Sportfishing

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Girls Day Out --- fishing!!

We had so much fun. We were out of our element but soon felt right at home. The crew definitely did not mind untangling our reels, assisting us with knots, re-rigging our rods and... read more

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5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 28 October 2016
Annette L
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San Clemente, California
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San Clemente, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

We had so much fun. We were out of our element but soon felt right at home. The crew definitely did not mind untangling our reels, assisting us with knots, re-rigging our rods and whatever it was they had to do for us!! Soon we were pros. In addition, so many nice people and a few regulars who were happy... More 

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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 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

My husband and I went fishing on this trip. It was my first time to use a fishing rod and I actually caught a fish. The people on the trip were very friendly and we enjoyed our day. I would recommend the half day fishing trip!

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

We appreciate your positive rating. It’s always appreciated and gratifying when we receive positive marks from our customers. More 

Twentynine Palms, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

I've been fishing out of Dana Wharf many times. I love to fish and the crew is so friendly and helpful! There are many times that my husband is unable to get off work, but I still want to go fishing. So, I grab one of girl friends and we'll go fishing. Of course, some of them have never been... More 

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

We appreciate your positive rating. It’s always appreciated and gratifying when we receive positive marks from our customers. More 

Anaheim, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Little disappointed that the individual I spoke to on the phone regarding the occupant load for the boat told me 20 people max, when it was actually 40. Other than that, I enjoyed the trip.

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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 

Dana Point, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Very nice evening. Good wine and cheese. Did not know route was primarily within the harbor. Did go out to jetty for great sunset.

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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 

Salt Lake City
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

I went out on a 3/4 day targeting rockfish. The captain was able to keep us busy catching all day and the crew made me feel welcome even with my 8 and 5 year old. They had a great time and I would definitely go out again the next time we are in Southern California. The professionalism of the captain... More 

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We appreciate your positive rating. It’s always appreciated and gratifying when we receive positive marks from our customers. More 

Riverton
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Been on this whale watching trip 6 times. Only seen whales once, dolphins almost every time. Captain and deckhands always nice and knowledgeable.

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Mesa, Arizona
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Crew was good. Caught lots of fish but hardly any keepers. Would have been nice to catch some bigger ones.

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

Thank you for your favorable rating. We look forward to serving you again soon. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

We went whale watching in the off season so didn't really expect whales. The weather was nice, the beer was cold and the crew had a good attitude. At the end of the trip we received free vouchers for another tour since we saw no whales. Awesome.

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

Thank you for selecting us and for revealing your positive view of our business with others. We strive to deserve accolades like yours every single day and we will never tire of hearing that we please our treasured customers and clientele More 

Rancho Mirage, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

The staff at the marina and the guys crewing the boat were excellent....they were more than willing to help us out! We didn't catch any fish but had a great time!

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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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