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Spirit of Cape May

1218 Wilson Dr, Cape May, NJ 08204-5209
+1 800-786-5445
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No whales!

We went on the 3 hour Whale and Dolphin watch. While we did see tons of dolphins there were no... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
Lynn Z
Brooklyn, New York
An Overcrowded Boat with Poor Food

I was disappointed with our dinner cruise. The food was not very good and the boat was... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2017
Morgan K
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The Spirit of Cape May! Cape May, New Jersey's Flagship of Entertainment. We offer three trips daily. 2PM Holly Beach/ Cape Island Sightseeing Cruise. 7PM First Rate Dinner Cruise (Food By Lucky Bones) 10 PM 5 nights a week. Cocktail Cruise "Spirits aboard Spirit" with Music and Live Performances, Call Ahead. Special Combo Deal, Book the Dinner Cruise, and stay for the cocktail cruise, free.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
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“sunset cruise” (9 reviews)
“pizza” (14 reviews)
“hot dogs” (7 reviews)
1218 Wilson Dr, Cape May, NJ 08204-5209
+1 800-786-5445
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

We went on the 3 hour Whale and Dolphin watch. While we did see tons of dolphins there were no whales and I think it is rare to see whales in this area during the summer. Try to research when whales might be in the...More

Thank Lynn Z
Reviewed 2 August 2017

I was disappointed with our dinner cruise. The food was not very good and the boat was overcrowded. People were standing outside our window for the entire cruise which made it impossible to see anything while we were eating. When we did go outside we...More

Thank Morgan K
Reviewed 3 July 2017

We went in 2011 or 2012 for the first time, and got the best treat our first time out. Close to shore, we were visited by a Northern Right Whale. We first saw the distinctive water spout, and when it got closer, the Captain cut...More

2  Thank bluemarble2017
Reviewed 9 June 2017

I organized a dolphin cruise on The Cape May Whale Watcher for 100 educators from all over the United States on Thursday, June 1, 2017, The Captain and his staff worked with us to keep our price point low, so we could have as many...More

1  Thank Kevin K
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We took the two hour Dolphin watch tour over the weekend. The trip was very punctual and the crew very friendly. The captain kept feeding us with a lot of useful information about the dolphins and also the history of Cape May. The tour also...More

Thank Wanderlust031
Reviewed 27 April 2017

First time ever on a tour to watch dolphins and whales. We were amazed at how many dolphins we watched while on the boat and while on the beach too! Crew was super friendly and watchful of all the families and children on the boat....More

Thank Joalys M
Reviewed 16 April 2017

It was fun for awhile, saw many dolphins, but was about an hour too long because we were searching for whales. I would recommend the shorter dolphin excursion, especially for younger children.

Thank app1nag
Reviewed 16 December 2016

We booked a whale watch, however apparently there are no whales (or very few at this time of year. We did however seen huge dolphin pods including babies and it was a nice way to spend a warm afternoon.

Thank Theresa C
Reviewed 21 October 2016

We went to Cape May to see whales on Tuesday October 18th . The cruise went along the coast of Cape May . The Capt informed us about the history of Cape May, nice but we signed up to see whales and dolphins . After...More

1  Thank gaanpele
Reviewed 19 October 2016

I was interested to see if we would really see a whale. We saw quite a few dolphins at first. Many of them had young ones with them - so cute! They actually came out of the water high enough that you could see they...More

Thank Melinda M
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Jessica a
8 June 2015|
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Response from CaptainCuda | Property representative |
The dinner cruise is an upgrade from our standard sunset cruise which includes pizza and hot dogs. The dinner cruise is $49.95, which includes our Prime Rib Buffet, the cruise, reserved seating and all non-alcoholic... More
alicia w
23 February 2015|
Response from CaptainCuda | Property representative |
We offer many different excursions from whale and dolphin watching to dolphin watching, to dinner cruises. Which excursion did you have an interest in?