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Seair Seaplanes

Unit #1 Burrard Landing | 1055 Canada Place, Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 0C3, Canada
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Great day for a flight

We went walking down to the Harbour and noticed the sea planes and so we went down and booked a 30... read more

Reviewed December 14, 2017
wazza53
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Sydney, Australia
Wow great experience!

Well worth booking!!! Great experience, if you’re thinking about this then just book it!! I ended... read more

Reviewed October 22, 2017
Andy N
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Unit #1 Burrard Landing | 1055 Canada Place, Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 0C3, Canada
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Reviewed December 14, 2017

We went walking down to the Harbour and noticed the sea planes and so we went down and booked a 30 Minute sight seeing flight. Great day for a flight as sky was clear and the pilot was originally from Australia

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SeairSeaplanes, Manager at Seair Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded December 19, 2017

Dear wazza53; Glad to hear you had a good weather and a terrific flight. Thank you for taking the time to write a review, hopefully we'll see you again!

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Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

Well worth booking!!! Great experience, if you’re thinking about this then just book it!! I ended up next to the pilot, best seat in the house.More

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SeairSeaplanes, Manager at Seair Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded October 26, 2017

Dear Andy N; Thank you for your 5 star review and glad you had a fantastic flight. We appreciate you taking the time to write and sharing one of the best travel tips- the front seat request. It certainly adds to the experience. Hope to...More

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Reviewed September 4, 2017

My father and I took one of seair's Cessna caravans from Richmond to Duncanby lodge in rivers inlet for a fishing trip. Staff and pilots were friendly and professional with a decent lounge area while you wait. Equipment was clean and well kept, and the...More

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SeairSeaplanes, Manager at Seair Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2017

Dear twysted2015; We appreciate you taking the time to write your 5 star review. Glad to hear you had an enjoyable ride in the Cessna Caravan, as it’s the most modern seaplane on B.C.’s Coast. Thank you for the terrific compliments, which we surely pass...More

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Reviewed August 29, 2017 via mobile

Awesome and quick ....only 3 people in plane ...l was able to sit in co pilot set ..l enjoyed....Parking lot full in Van. had to pay for overload parking..Cherry staff and pilot...lve been travelling back and forth on ferry twice a week it's awful... 20min....More

Thank John R
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SeairSeaplanes, Manager at Seair Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2017

Dear John R; Secret is out, seaplanes are the best way to travel, for business or leisure. We hope to see you more often now, and next time be sure to enquire about our frequent flyer packages for more savings. Thank you for excellent review,...More

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Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

We went to Rivers Inlet on a float plane and it was FANTASTIC. The weather wasn't the best going out but the pilot made it so smooth. So much in fact, I had a nap. These people are truly professional. Tip: one person can sit...More

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SeairSeaplanes, Manager at Seair Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2017

Dear OldCarGuy66Plymouth; Glad to hear the flight was so smooth that you were able nap, but hope you still got to take in the fantastic scenery on your way to Rivers. Thank you for sharing your review, we certainly appreciate the compliments. And you are...More

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Reviewed July 26, 2017

We took a one hour round trip in the Gulf Islands and enjoyed every minute. The scenery is magnificent on a sunny summer day. Our pilot, Bob, was very friendly and accommodating, explaining everything. Other staff were also friendly and helpful. Would highly recommend this...More

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SeairSeaplanes, Manager at Seair Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded July 26, 2017

Dear Felixmaeva; We are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your flight to the Gulf Islands. It is definitely a very scenic trip and a convenient way to visit some of the seaside ports. Thank you for taking the time to write this fantastic...More

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Reviewed July 15, 2017 via mobile

We compared the offers of the seaplane company and found out that Seair was the best value for $ for a Vancouver 30 min flight time sightseeing. Party of 5 all seats at window on a Beaver De Havilland. $ 129More

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SeairSeaplanes, Manager at Seair Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2017

Dear Zebulon_B747; We appreciate you taking the time to write this 5 star review. Most of our scenic tours are in the classic deHavilland Beaver so that all guests can enjoy a direct window seat. We are pleased to hear that you had a fantastic...More

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Reviewed May 18, 2017

Our first time on a small plane. Weather cooperated and had no trouble at all. the office staff and pilots were very helpful in getting us our tickets and on board. Nice short flight to the island and back. Cost is quite reasonable.More

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SeairSeaplanes, Manager at Seair Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded May 23, 2017

Dear prairieboy1; Thank you for your 5 star review and taking the time to write. We appreciate your compliments and glad you had an enjoyable travel experience. The seaplanes are definitely quite reasonable when you compare it to the time you save on travel and...More

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Reviewed May 14, 2017

Must do activity. The views from the top are excellent . The pilots are very skilled and the staff are very helpfulMore

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SeairSeaplanes, Manager at Seair Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded May 16, 2017

Dear pradeep65; Glad to hear you had a terrific time on your tour. It sounds like you may have taken our Coastal Mountain Scenic Flight, since you mentioned excellent views from the top. The seaplane tours are a “must do” activity in Vancouver and the...More

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Reviewed April 25, 2017

A big thank you to Seair and to the rest of the passengers on our flight. Our grand daughter was visiting from Winnipeg coming first for a Vancouver White Caps camp and then on to our home in Nanaimo, we wanted to surprise her with...More

Thank Brian B
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SeairSeaplanes, Manager at Seair Seaplanes, responded to this reviewResponded April 27, 2017

Dear Brian B; Thank you for sharing this heartwarming experience, and we are so proud to be part of this special occasion for your granddaughter. It’s wonderful to hear that not only our staff, but also our passengers were able to assist in the surprise...More

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Bruno677
November 22, 2017|
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Response from John R | Reviewed this property |
shuttle ....bus or taxi.....very near by
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Jonny6511
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Zebulon - thank you for your non answer. I am well aware how the credit card system works thank you.
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