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Dockside Charters

270 SE Coast Guard Dr, Depoe Bay, OR 97341-1922
+1 541-765-2545
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Crew great, ticket sales lady, lacking

We were on The Sampson and had a great whale watching hour. The crew make sure you are comfy (wish... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
alexa1
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spokane
Whales everywhere!

At least once a year we go whale watching on the coast. We have gone with Dockside for the last... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
orcagrrrl2003
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Salem, Oregon
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located on Depoe Bays waterfront right next to the boats just past the coastguard station. public restrooms and plenty of public parking,turn east at Depoe Bay 's only stop lite and follow bay street to the waterfront.
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“crab” (23 reviews)
“fish” (82 reviews)
“whale watching” (35 reviews)
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270 SE Coast Guard Dr, Depoe Bay, OR 97341-1922
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were on The Sampson and had a great whale watching hour. The crew make sure you are comfy (wish the one guy hadn't been smoking tho) and they excel in your enjoyment. Only wrinkle was when we bought our tickets (4 of us) she...More

Thank alexa1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

At least once a year we go whale watching on the coast. We have gone with Dockside for the last five or so. They have convenient access to the docks, which is easy for people with mobility issues. This year we went for my birthday....More

Thank orcagrrrl2003
Reviewed 3 September 2017

I was sad to find out the trip was canceled, terrified when a call came that it wasn't and even felt worse with the office staff making me feel like a total idiot. I'm sure the guys are great! The office gal will scold you...More

1  Thank Jaime M
Reviewed 1 September 2017

I lost count of how many whales we saw on our hour long tour. The captain was awesome and very knowledgeable. The deck hand was very good at helping spot whales. We were on the Samson. The boat was very clean and well taken care...More

Thank Ron S
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We took their whale-watching tour on the Sampson. With the whales hanging out just outside the harbor in Depoe Bay the boat hardly had to go anywhere, but the captain was skilled at getting close enough to the whales for all to enjoy while keeping...More

Thank AstroDiver
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Captain was excellent and went out of his way to get us on the fish we were looking for. Fished on the Starship will fish this again

Thank basspro6401
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Went out with Captain Kain on the Starship. We were treated very well, the Captain was extremely helpful and worked hard to keep us in the fish. The boat was 1 fish short of a full limit, outstanding. Can certainly recommend the Starship and Captain...More

Thank Steve_the_fisher
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

I went out on a rock fish trip at 5:30 am yesterday. I got 5 very nice fish. They also set out 8 crab pots and of you pay to be part of that you get a share of the Dungeness crab that are caught...More

Thank Randy B
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We have been with Dockside numerous times and will not use any other company. The crew on the Tacklebuster never disappoints in finding the fish, and is always so friendly and helpful. I would recommend them to anyone!

Thank JimmyBe425
Reviewed 23 July 2017

This was my first time going out fishing on a charter. My husband has gone out many times. We agreed that this was a great charter company for both of us. We chose the 5 hour bottom fishing trip. From my call to book our...More

1  Thank Linda C
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Response from Rachel L | Reviewed this property |
When my hubby and I went on our trip 2 weeks ago, I Googled "Dockside Charters, Depoe Bay, Oregon." And found the pricing and reservation number on the website. You can click around and find what you're looking for there... More
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Mary S
23 May 2016|
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We stay at the Whale Cove Inn! ⛱
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KOKnight
8 April 2015|
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Yes they clean vacuum seal and freeze fish. For a fee but so worth it!
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