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7 Seas Whale Watch

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63 Rogers St, Next to Gloucester House Restaurant, Gloucester, MA 01930-5043
+1 978-283-1776
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Sweet success, great trip.

I’ve been on 5 or more whale watches in the past, from many locations, which proved to be nothing... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ttime2010
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Derry, New Hampshire
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So much fun

My husband and I have not been whale watching since we were children. We both enjoyed this trip so... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
RuthH3373
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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Trip Advisor's #1 of 26 Tours in Gloucester, 7 Seas Whale Watch has had the privilege of introducing thousands of passengers to the many species of whales and marine wildlife that inhabit the waters from Cape Ann and out to the Stellwagen Bank Marine Sanctuary. Our trips run from mid-April to mid-October and are designed to educate, inspire and provide a deeper understanding and appreciation of our fragile marine environment. We are a family business – Three generations of career captains have worked from this very dock for more than 7 decades. We have a love and respect for the marine environment and a passion for providing the best possible customer experience for you and your family. We look forward to seeing you on the water.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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63 Rogers St, Next to Gloucester House Restaurant, Gloucester, MA 01930-5043
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been on 5 or more whale watches in the past, from many locations, which proved to be nothing more than a nice boat ride. Two years ago, we saw a groupon for 7 Seasand decided to give it another try. So glad we did....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I have not been whale watching since we were children. We both enjoyed this trip so much. We ended up seeing 13 whales in total, which we were told is not common. The captain of the boat got us up very close...More

Thank RuthH3373
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Reviewed 15 November 2017

The most amazing experience in my life. It was very nice boat trip. Staff are very friendly. We saw 2 humpback whales so close to the boat. It was unbelievable. Make sure to take warm clothes, mittens, hat and scarf.

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Reviewed 15 November 2017

Found 7 Seas on Trip Advisor, and booked a trip for myself, husband and son who attends college in the Boston area. Easy drive up, and Cape Ann area lovely area to explore! Due to predicted storm, our trip became the last of the season,...More

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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Humpbacks! Great breaching. Excellent merchandise. Intelligent staff. Will visit again. Best place for whale-watching.

Thank Rebecca O
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Reviewed 3 November 2017

Very clean boat, ADA accessible, two bathrooms, nice inside 1st level deck with reasonably priced snacks, sodas, water, liquor, beer and wine! Staff is very friendly, approachable and educated on the whales. Trip never disappoints, we always see whales, all 7 times! Kids always have...More

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Reviewed 2 November 2017

We boarded our boat, got a comfortable seat and started out of port. Not long after leaving the harbor, we started seeing whales. our captain made every effort to get us the best view possible. We had some whales that came right up to the...More

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Thank David M
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Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Despite the warning that we may not get lucky we saw amazing Whales and got very close to it. Great explanation from Krill. Booze for sale on board made it even better... Photo taken from a smartphone...

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Reviewed 31 October 2017

The seven seas whale watch was really a fun trip. We saw 4 whales including 3 humpback whales and one blue whale. The captain did a great job in maneuvering the some what choppy waters, but the naturalist on board Carol or "Crill" was outstanding....More

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Reviewed 31 October 2017

It was very fun and cool! Saw some whales and a whale that performed everything for us! I would love to go again!

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PAL52772
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Response from 5060GFriends | Reviewed this property |
Yes I was told rain or shine and yes you can take a small cooler with drinks on board
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Response from Wackijacki24 | Reviewed this property |
There is s parking lot next door. Signs direct you. Pay $ 5.00 at ticket kiosk ( I used an ATM card). Place ticket stub in dashboard. Good for max of 10 hours!
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