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Address: Central Beach, Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
Phone Number:
+27 44 533 5083

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Loads of fun, just need a little luck

We went on a marine encounter adventure with Ocean Blue Adventures and we had a great time. From the beach launch to the beach landing on the return, it was fun all around. You... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 January 2017
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Dundalk, Ireland
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We had a fantastic well informed tour or the plettenberg township by the lovely Hazel.She answered all the questions we were curious about and made us feel 100%safe.It is a tour all visitors should do as you see how the other half live and feel quite humbled by how proud The township inhabitants are about the great success they have... More 

Thank Sheelaghmcp
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent tour - well worth doing- supports local community- guide Hazel was very informative and answered almost all of our questions

Thank Donal W
Cape Town, South Africa
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21 reviews
12 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Unfortunately we didn't see any whales, but we saw a lot of dolphins and seals swimming together. The tour was nice but just a bid short. The monitors are friendly as well.

Thank yvangia
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27 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

We went on a marine encounter adventure with Ocean Blue Adventures and we had a great time. From the beach launch to the beach landing on the return, it was fun all around. You start off at their office where you get a short briefing about what to expect, as well as safety aspects of the journey. You then get... More 

1 Thank SammieSma
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23 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

In spite of not seeing any dolphins, this was a great trip. We saw a huge colony of seals and sea birds. The boat trip was great fun, comfortable and modern. The scenery was spectacular which made the trip special. The company provided a bottle of water and a snack for every customer. It's like looking for lions on a... More 

Thank lesleyct
Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
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16 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

A really enjoyable trip out on the boat this morning. Saw lots of seals at Robberg then went out to the main ocean looking for humpbacks. Sadly none, it is a bit late in the season for them. Did see a Brides whale. Lots of friendly dolphins around Kerubooms. The guide was so friendly and informative. The captain was very... More 

Thank Marion W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

A huge THANK YOU to Ocean Blue adventures for the incredible whale watching experience last week! We saw a 14m Brides whale up close as well as 3 humpbacks... 2 female adults and a baby! Such a treat! The staff where super friendly and informative, we learned alot and enjoyed every moment of this adventure from start to finish! Highly... More 

Thank Philippa G
Kent, England
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28 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

There was only one low point to our otherwise brilliant holiday in South Africa: this was it. The company are interested only in screwing as much profit from tourists as possible; giving them value for the extremely high cost and looking after them was not on their agenda. The customers were milked then herded to the boat, which was overfull... More 

1 Thank ArkwrightZoborodsky
Sunninghill, South Africa
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38 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

You shall enjoy this if you are a disciple of Loki (god of luck). One would think for the price you pay for this trip, that you would see a whale closer than 50 meters away and that is would not be the smallest whale in the ocean. It also seems as if the company does not own any fish... More 

1 Thank Elmar P
Carlisle, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

A great entertaining trip. I took my daughter and she and I witnessed so e amazi gnsigs. We saw whales, we saw two Penguins miles from home, seals fishing. We had an informative guide. On the return to shore we saw the seal colony, and a magical sight of Indo Pacific humpback. Dolphins, So e great memories made, take a... More 

Thank Mark D

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