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Last minute impulse glad we did

We were traveling the Cabot Trail and decided to phone and see if they were open when we saw one of... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2018
jjocko
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Canada
Awesome

Great crew great ride and beautiful scenes would highly reccomend. The boat was very sturdy and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
WesterenWhite
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Edmonton, Canada
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Light House at the Pleasant Bay Harbour
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130 Harbour Road, Pleasant Bay, Nova Scotia, Canada
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+1 833-942-5315
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great crew great ride and beautiful scenes would highly reccomend. The boat was very sturdy and loved the top deck. Very informative and captain did a great job

Thank WesterenWhite
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked this trip after researching several in Pleasant Bay. We did not see any whales but we did see a harbour seal which was nice. We were disappointed because our ‘guide’ Aidan was just a young guy, maybe 13 or 14 and really didn’t...More

1  Thank Danielle S
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

We were in Nova Scotia to celebrate our daughter’s graduation from Dalhousie and spent a few days in beautiful Cape Breton afterwards. I emailed to book the tour a couple of months in advance and received a prompt, professional reply from Alison. We had an...More

Thank JMH7462
Reviewed 5 June 2018

We were traveling the Cabot Trail and decided to phone and see if they were open when we saw one of their highway signs. This is a LOCAL family fun outfit which I appreciated, very friendly and laid back. We had a Minke Whale breach...More

Thank jjocko
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We had a great tour with this group. They are laid back and easy to talk with and have a lot of knowledge of the areas both inside and outside of the water. The boat is very basic but comfy padded bench like seats and...More

1  Thank Stacey W
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This was a clear day on a day when the other companies from the same port were seeing whales, but all we saw was seals and bald eagles. We should have known that there were issues as there was last minute room on the vessel,...More

Thank ccshank63
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

My girlfriend and I made a very last minute decision to go whale watching. The lady at the desk and the guys on the boat were some of the friendliest people I've ever met. I love that the boat is dog friendly. The fact that...More

1  Thank Sean T
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We went on a 12pm tour, and it was amazing! They were pet friendly and let us bring our two dogs on the boat because it was big enough, and did not have any inflatable parts that could get damaged by the dog's claws. The...More

Thank jsinnigeegger
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

We went whale watching this morning in Pleasant Bay as a group of 4. Two of our party have been before and it was a successful trip seeing many whales before. Today we saw only some Bald Eagles and a few Seals. While we understand...More

Thank meganjoyisenor
Reviewed 3 August 2017

The motor of The boat broked during the Cruise and The captain didnt offer to refund anybody. He Was so rude. I Was with my Young Child and he did nothing to calm the passengers. The coastal guard thug The Cruise boat to The wharf...More

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Response from Merle A | Reviewed this property |
We were so disappointed the boat did not go out. Thank you for your apology.
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Response from Guaranteedwhales | Property representative |
Hi , I apologize for not answering you at that time. I didn't know about this feature on TripAdvisor. I hope you were able to contact me through my website email and received an answer there. We still do tours until October... More
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