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Dana Wharf Whale Watching & Sportfishing

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34675 Golden Lantern St, Dana Point, CA 92629-2908
+1 800-590-9994
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Whale Watching Adventures, Charters , Fishing and more from Dana Point
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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34675 Golden Lantern St, Dana Point, CA 92629-2908
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Reviewed yesterday

Took the whole family to see whales and dolphins in their natural setting, as it should be. We saw a huge pod of dolphins, aprox 250 or so, was simply amazing. We also do several humpback whales, and one that fully breached causing a huge...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Every year, our Boy Scout Troop goes fishing. We choose Dana Wharf Sportfishing because they do a great job and are very consistent year after year. We go in December, because of the lower number of people on the boat and it works into our...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was fun and the crew was very pleasant and knowledgeable. The boat was very clean and well maintained. The boat left on time and the experience was exactly as advertised.

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Donna K, Manager at Dana Wharf Whale Watching & Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your feedback! What you think about our business is important to us. We appreciate your patronage and look forward to again providing you a top quality experience during your next visit.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Took my Family of 5 (twin 11 yr/olds, wife and 7 yr/old daughter )on a half day groupon special. boat is amazing, obviously more of a whale watching boat. But perfect for fishing, great crew. Only problem is we didn't move much once we got...More

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Donna K, Manager at Dana Wharf Whale Watching & Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for your awesome review. Sounds like the whole family had a great time on the Dana Pride. It is a large size boat but can for sure be a fun time for fishing. Thanks again for your kind words.

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Donna K, Manager at Dana Wharf Whale Watching & Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My 8 year old son, my wife and i did a 5 hour fishing trip. It was great, entire crew was very helpful and my son loved it.

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Donna K, Manager at Dana Wharf Whale Watching & Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

The half day trips are great fun for the family. Thank you for taking some of your valuable time to provide fellow consumers with your rich perspective. We appreciate the feedback and look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

The trip I took was a halibut derby outing. We spent the full day drifting several different spots. The conditions were excellent. The load was relatively light, and everyone had lots of space. The skipper tried different areas, different depths. The crew was engaged and...More

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Donna K, Manager at Dana Wharf Whale Watching & Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We appreciate your positive rating. It’s always appreciated and gratifying when we receive positive marks from our customers. How wonderful you were able to experience the Halibut Derby and so happy you had nice conditions out there too. We are so happy you had a...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a lot if fun, but it also my first time deep sea fishing. It was later in the year, November and not many were biting. If I had a negative, I wished we could have gone out farther to catch more, also it...More

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Donna K, Manager at Dana Wharf Whale Watching & Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for selecting us and for revealing your positive view of our business with others. November fishing can be tricky with fishing but we are happy that you still had a great time for your first time going out. We strive to deserve accolades...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This gift from my wife was the perfect trip for me and my good friend. I will look forward to fishing again with Dana Wharf Sport fishing. I recommend this trip to all sport fisher people.More

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Donna K, Manager at Dana Wharf Whale Watching & Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I see that you visited our business last week. We appreciate your conveying thoughts with fellow consumers who hopefully might be our future satisfied customers as well. As you probably realize, consumer reviews are the number one determinant for influencing other consumers. So happy you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A well organised trip and the crew were very accommodating. As a novice they helped rig the lines and the best way to bait the hooks. Will definitely be using these guys again in the New Year.

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Donna K, Manager at Dana Wharf Whale Watching & Sportfishing, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for recently recommending our business and for sharing with the online consumer community your positive experience. Please introduce yourself next time you visit as we would like to extend our appreciation in person. Can't wait to see you again soon!

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jmiller232
7 June 2017|
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Response from Donna K | Property representative |
Hi yes we run a 5pm trip daily , that trip is discounted only $29 it's a great deal and we see a tremendous amount of marine life !
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jmiller232
5 June 2017|
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Response from Frank R | Reviewed this property |
As with fishing whale watching is a hit and a miss dana wharf whale watching crew did their best to find us some whale, we saw dolphins and A fine whale June 6 2017
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Becky P
3 May 2017|
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Response from Donna K | Property representative |
Hi there is a link on your Groupon with directions or you can call us at dana wharf 949-496-5794 ext 7. Thanks so much
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