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Ocean Blue

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South African roadtrip

Well we saw Whales. Granted from afar and not for long but hey sea was rough and the ocean vast... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2015
Kirkby, United Kingdom
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Ocean Safari .... Sea creautures ap.enty

A great entertaining trip. I took my daughter and she and I witnessed so e amazi gnsigs. We saw... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2016
Mark D
Carlisle, United Kingdom
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Hopwood Street | Central beach, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
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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...More

2  Thank ArkwrightZoborodsky
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...More

1  Thank Elmar P
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...More

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 25 April 2016

for a great close encounter experience with amazing marine life, this is the place to go. Staff are courteous and knowledgeable. their side activities like the Qolweni township tour is an eye opening experience.

1  Thank temeintjes
Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

What a unique experience. We were lucky enough to see whales an Dolphins. Compliments to the Ocean Blue staff from Tillie who made our booking to Mario who took us out to view the Whales.

1  Thank Denver2020
Reviewed 22 February 2016

Ocean Blue combines their commercial activities with support for the local community by contributing to the Qolweni Community Development Trust, an NGO. We decided to try the ocean experience first, and then visit the nearby township. The safari takes place in a fast boat that...More

Thank kelvin397
Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

We made the mistake of booking a tour with this company. Not only did they give us the wrong directions on where to meet but they cancelled the tour without advising us. When we made the booking we provided both a SA mobile number and...More

2  Thank Peter S
obapty, Manager at Ocean Blue, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2016

Dearest Mr Peter My Name is Natasha and i was sad to hear and read about your experience with us during your holiday and completely blown away at your experience. there are many times that directions to the main beach get mistaken to beacon island...More

Reviewed 24 November 2015

This morning we visited THE township Quolweni near Plattenberg bay. Our guide was Hazel She did a fantastisch job. We drove with our car up to the township. CAR was guarded by three boys. We walked around throughout the whole community,visited the different schools for...More

Thank Cornelis1942
Reviewed 13 November 2015 via mobile

Well we saw Whales. Granted from afar and not for long but hey sea was rough and the ocean vast. The skipper was really good and really was knowledgeable about these awesome beasts. I would say remember this is the wild and nature is not...More

Thank MarcandLauraB
Reviewed 9 October 2015

Wasn't exciting as i thought since we saw them from far away and for short time. the boat had quite alot of people - good staff

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