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Davey's Locker

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“whale watching”(141 reviews)
“sea lions”(108 reviews)
“see whales”(41 reviews)
Davey's Locker offers year round whale watching cruises multiple times daily. Whale watching cruises are from 2-2.5 hours in length and view giant blue whales, finback whales, humpback whales, gray whales, huge pods of common and bottlenose dolphin...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
400 Main St, Newport Beach, CA 92661-1396
+1 949-673-1435
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We love to go deep sea fishing and have done so many times but this was our first time going in California. My parents met my husband and I there and went with us. We had all been looking forward to this fishing trip for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Chris D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It was cold, no whales, a few dolphins, but it wasn’t crowded, the sky was beautiful, it was relaxing, and the crew on the boat was great. We will go back, hopefully see whales next time. Reservations were easy online, check in was fast, boat...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank createandcapturelife
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went out for a whale watch through Daveys Locker on the Legacy. We got a Groupon for $32 for the 2 of us. Then when we called they added $6.38 for fuel costs. The boat is fairly new cat type boat probably 75'. Has 2...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Reviewed 1 week ago

We purchased the Captain's Quarters tickets and had the best time. Was perfect for my 7 and 12 year old since we picked one of the coldest and windy days in December. Captain Mike and crew were awesome. They interacted with my girls and made...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ncc480
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We purchased a Groupon deal for whale watching and we had a good time. Although we did see any whales, we saw sea lions, a great dolphin show and we like being on the ocean. The captain and crew were very nice and tried there...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Bigcattky
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was booked on a mid morning cruise and checked in early to find out that the first cruise was less crowded and was offered to take the earlier time. Fortunately for us, this was a very good thing! We saw numerous dolphins that "played" with...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank ILfarmwife08
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Let me start by saying to the people who review negative because they don't see any animals, this is not the fault of the captain or crew. It is the ocean! You cannot control when and where the animals will be. I don't understand why...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Tara G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The whole family took the tour and we saw nothing but the ocean. We did not watch even a dolphin. I understand they cannot garantee what we are going to see but at least they have to make sure to take us to somewhere where...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank airpcanada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a wonderful Christmas Boat Parade experience on the Legacy. Our captain was very personable and the crew nice. Gave us a wonderful experience.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank dawnb843
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed a wonderful sunny day bobbing on the ocean scanning the horizon for whales, dolphin and sea life. We were able to see lots of dolphin that swam in the wake of the boat. A gray whale right off the river channel and sea lions...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Marilyn S
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24 February 2017|
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Response from newportlanding | Property representative |
Yes there is booths in indoor kitchen and on some ships bunks to sleep in
31 May 2016|
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Response from krawner |
Rod rental $13. Standard tackle pack $9.50. Rockfish tackle pack $20. Day license $15.12. Annual license $52.15. Also charge to clean fish.
13 May 2015|
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Response from jennifr0mthebl0ck | Reviewed this property |
There is a restaurant about a block or 2 away called Cruisers. If you look Them up on maps and go there first to park it’s $20 for the whole day. Worth it not to worry abt a meter running out or driving around forever and... More