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McCarthy's Party - Day Tours

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Larry Hann is de man

Had a great tour with Larry in and outside St. John's. Full of knowledge and stories. Look up... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Brian P
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Spencerville
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Great experience!

We took the 1/2 day Tour of highlights of St. john’s. Guide was awesome! Very knowledgeable and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
DKedmonton
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Since 1982, McCarthy's Party has specialized in delivering tours of Newfoundland and Labrador. Committed to providing you with an authentic experience, we offer a total immersion in the culture - Newfoundland and Labrador style. Visiting people in...more
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566 Water St, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1E 1B8, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had a great tour with Larry in and outside St. John's. Full of knowledge and stories. Look up McCarthy's and ask for a Larry tour.

Thank Brian P
Reviewed 3 days ago

We took the 1/2 day Tour of highlights of St. john’s. Guide was awesome! Very knowledgeable and also entertaining.

Thank DKedmonton
Reviewed 4 days ago

Andrew was a fantastic driver/information guide for tour of St. John’s and surrouding area.. Cape Spear, Signal Hill, Quidi Vidi. We were not rushed on and off, had our many questions answered, and thoroughly enjoyed the afternoon.More

1  Thank Carolyn H
McCarthysParty, Boss' Big Brother at McCarthy's Party - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Well I'm starting to get more comfortable answering notes about my guests from McCarthy's Party Tours, if only because they could in fact be about Andy instead. He does such a great job, and we both enjoy touring so much, and like all the guides...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

This review is about the integrity of the company and not the tour. My wife and I had booked and paid for the three hour St. John’s and Cape Spear tour. Our cruise ship coming from Greenland was supposed to be in St. John’s on...More

Thank Retired1811
McCarthysParty, Boss' Big Brother at McCarthy's Party - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

That's my brother Mark. I wrote a blog that you can see on our McCarthy's Party Tours website that really reinforces your Point. Mark is a great guy and it does me proud to have an opportunity to work with him and the company he's...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

We enjoyed this tour of St. John’s and Cape Spear very much. Larry Hann, our guide, was funny and knowledgeable and extremely solicitous of my partner, who has copd and keeps up as best he can. Larry showed him compassion and encouragement and took him...More

Thank gowens56
McCarthysParty, Boss' Big Brother at McCarthy's Party - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for your note and kind words about McCarthy's Party Tours guide, Larry Hann. We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your day. McCarthy's Party Tours places great emphasis on our guests comfort and Larry is most accommodating. Everyone at McCarthy's Party Tours is...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

I booked the tour on the day off because another one did not go ahead and I am so glad that I did! I was travelling alone and when I got on the bus, our tour guide Steve W. asked me where I was visiting...More

1  Thank emerald5583
McCarthysParty, Boss' Big Brother at McCarthy's Party - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

A McCarthy's Party Tours adventure is certainly a great way to build rapport and discover authentic Newfoundland experiences. Steve is a brilliant guy who represents McCarthy's Party Tours with pride - as do all our guides when it comes to an opportunity to share our...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a great time! Our guide Steve was fantastic and very knowledgeable! He stopped at various locations and gave us time to explore, while at the same time remaining on schedule. He even mentioned if anyone felt the need for a rest room at...More

Thank alfredisnot
McCarthysParty, Boss' Big Brother at McCarthy's Party - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Blahahahahah! Brilliant job. No doubt about which of the Steve's you traveled with. Everyone at McCarthy's Party Tours will appreciate this inside joke - and the great rapport we build with our clients. So pleased to see you made it back in time to post...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

We went on a 3 hour tour of St Johns and area with Steve - a retired chef - originally from England. He was very knowledgeable about the area and it's history, and was a colourful tour guide. We learned a lot !! He was...More

Thank gkach53
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on a 3 hour St John's and Cape Spear tour. I believe our guide was Murray...a retired teacher who has written and published a book about St Johns...what a wealth of information he has. He told us about the history..the dates...anecdotal stories...he was...More

Thank Landrys05
McCarthysParty, Boss' Big Brother at McCarthy's Party - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

I wonder if maybe Larry led this McCarthy's Party Tours excursion. But he's one of the few guides who isn't a retired teacher. I thought Dave Dawe was our only published author - but, the reality of the situation is that you could easily be...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on a day tour from St John's. They picked us up at our hotel, which was great. We had a driver and a tour guide. Steve (former executive chef) was wonderful, and very knowledgeable. We went to some of the smaller towns, and...More

Thank Thomas C
McCarthysParty, Boss' Big Brother at McCarthy's Party - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Steve is a great friend to McCarthy's Party Tours. He is the inspiration for a great blog / yarn / story on the McCarthy's Party Tours website; an inspiration to anyone who chooses to live life in Newfoundland as Steve has. Many thanks for choosing...More

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JmtEverett_Wa_
30 July 2018|
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Response from McCarthysParty | Property representative |
We certainly do offer programs for cruise ship visitors and would be more than happy to help you. Please contact Taylor in our office at 1-888-660-6060. Many thanks for contacting us!
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Judy H
7 July 2018|
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Response from McCarthysParty | Property representative |
I dare say.
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Judy H
7 July 2018|
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Response from McCarthysParty | Property representative |
Shouldn't be any problem at all. You will be refunded right away.
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