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Catalina Coastal Tours & Fishing

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105 Pebbly Beach Rd, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
+1 626-290-2888
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Dolphin and Sea Lion Tour - AMAZING!

We booked the dolphin and sea lion tour and could not have been more pleased! Captain Sandy was... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2017
discovolante50
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Lancaster, New Hampshire
Great hour spent at sea

Took the dolphin and sea lion tour. As with any of these tours, dolphin spotting now guaranteed but... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2017
sjc43
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Nazareth, Pennsylvania
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Where your Catalina adventure begins! We offer Dolphin/ Sea Lion trips, Coastal Sightseeing/ Eco-Tours, and the Astronomy Experience night time tour all at the best prices in town! We can also customize a private charter to suit your needs. We specialize in small groups (6 or less) and offer the attention to detail and customer service you deserve.
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105 Pebbly Beach Rd, Avalon, Catalina Island, CA 90704
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+1 626-290-2888

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Reviewed 9 September 2017

We booked the dolphin and sea lion tour and could not have been more pleased! Captain Sandy was amazing! She was extremely knowledgeable and genuinely cared about giving us the best experience possible. Being uncomfortable around water, I was very happy with her safe practices....More

Thank discovolante50
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Took the dolphin and sea lion tour. As with any of these tours, dolphin spotting now guaranteed but we were very lucky that Captain Sandra spotted a pod and spent a lot of time maneuvering the boat so we could see them. Also saw sea...More

Thank sjc43
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

This was the best thing we did! My husband and I took the coastal tour. 🛥🌊We were the only ones so it made the experience very personal, Captain Scott was wonderful and so informative. We learned all about the history of the island, how the...More

Thank chavanna l
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

We went on the Astronomy tour and we had a great time. The tour guide Kathleen was highly informative and made sure we had a great time. I would highly recommend this tour.

Thank Elizabeth W
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

My sister and I took the Catalina Coastal Tour, Dolphins and Sea Lions. We had a very enjoyable time. The guide was superb, finding the dolphins from far away and then steering the boat so we were up close. We spent about 20 minutes with...More

1  Thank ksweeting
Reviewed 27 May 2017

My wife and I only had one day to explore Santa Catalina. We caught the ferry in the morning and went straight to the meeting place to catch Catalina Coastal Tours & Fishing Dolphin and Sea Lion tour. We joined up with one other couple...More

1  Thank rebusinessforms
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

I am so happy we chose Catalina Coastal Tour for our dolphin/sea lion tour. Captain Sandra knew everything about the Island, the ocean and the Wild life - and was very kind. At first we didn't see any dolphins, but actually it was okay as...More

Thank Signe S
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

We pick this tour because it was the only tour that would allow a three-year-old. Jeep tours and monster mega truck tour are for children six and older. The bus is maintained very well the driver had a lot of knowledge. The views were fabulous....More

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CatalinaCoastalTours, Owner at Catalina Coastal Tours & Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2017

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience unfortunately the bus tour is not part of Catalina Coastal Tours & Fishing it is with another company on the island. On your next visit please come by and enjoy a Dolphin/ Sealion Tour it...More

Reviewed 12 March 2017

Had an awesome time! We saw 3 whales and followed them for a long time. Guide was very experienced and could tell when the whales were going to surface and where they were. Also saw lots of sea lions and seals. Had a great time!

Thank LAIori
CatalinaCoastalTours, Owner at Catalina Coastal Tours & Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 14 March 2017

Thank you for the great review and we are glad you had a great time! We look forward to your next visit and future business. Take Care, Captain Scott

Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Our captain was fabulous! She took us on a great ocean ride. We got to see harbour seals and tons of adorable sea lions! We also saw a bald eagle and a pelican. She gave us loads of info and town history of Avalon. We...More

Thank Emma B
CatalinaCoastalTours, Owner at Catalina Coastal Tours & Fishing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2017

Thank you Emma for the kind words we certainly appreciate it!

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richard6833
10 March 2017|
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Response from CatalinaCoastalTours | Property representative |
Richard, Thank you for your question, my suggestion would be to depart from Long Beach instead of San Pedro because there are more departure and return times from their main terminal. If you arrive to the island by 9:30 you... More
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bgmtngreen
7 August 2016|
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Response from Sandra P |
Thanks for your question, our typical whale watching season is January through March but this year we are still seeing the occasional whale. My suggestion would be to book on one of our Dolphin Tours and we travel in the... More
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Katie M
6 May 2016|
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Response from CatalinaCoastalTours | Property representative |
Thank you for your question, our boats are 6 passenger max vessels per USCG regulations for partners greater than 6 we can accommodate by using 2 boats. Please feel free to contact us to answerase additional questions or to... More
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