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Stampede Cruises offers a unique boating experience combining a deep love of nature & conservation with a strong desire to share all that Algoa Bay has to offer with both local and international visitors alike. Our chartered tours around Port...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
| Port Elizabeth Harbour, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
+27 81 766 6749
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We intended to see lots of penguins at the close islands. Halfway there, we encountered a bait ball of fish that was being feasted on by gannets and dolphins. A brydes whale was wandering around the area. Jamie and Rob (our hosts) informed us about...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank JeanJV2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I went on the Stampede catamaran celebrating our 1 year anniversary. From the moment we met Robbie and Jamie we knew the experience was going to be something special. The passion for open water and everything in it, radiated in their eyes...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank HayleyD828
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Took the morning cruise and it was a LOT of fun. The catamaran is a super stable boat that made the waves a lot tolerable. There were snacks & non-alckie drinks. Make sure to layer your clothing because it gets cold with the speed &...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Bert C
RodL389, Owner at Stampede Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Great feedback from one of our many visiting Iron Man athletes who were in Port Elizabeth for a World Championship event. Weather can be something of a challenge at this time of the year but it was relatively kind to us for the event. Another...More

Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

Amazing experience. Went on a morning vruise with Rod to the islands. Rod explained everything very clearly, from safety procedures to the history of the place. Rod kept us updated on the plan at each stage of the cruise. He really knows the place well,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Gabriel L
Rod L, Owner at Stampede Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2018

Once again Algoa Bay and Port Elizabeth continues to produce wonderful marine wildlife for our guests to experience out on the water. Thanks so much for joining us, as always an absolute pleasure to share this for all to appreciate!

Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

I had the privilege of going on the stampede for a sunset cruise, being from Port Elizabeth it was really great being able to see your home town from another perspective, the bay is more beautiful than i ever knew. Props go to Rod who...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank WilliamG3928
Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

We did a early trip on a Sunday with Rod on his excellent boat. About 4 hours we went to the nearby island where we saw a lot of Pinguins, the famous Oyster Catcher and a lot of other Birds. On the sea we met...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank DMB500
Rod L, Owner at Stampede Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 3 February 2018

Always appreciate feedback like this, it's what we love about what we do - sharing all that the Islands and this magnificent bay has to offer with our guests!

Reviewed 10 January 2018

What a wonderful experience indeed; a must for every local to go on this cruise. We did the morning 4 hour cruise out to the islands. Perfect weather. They are very reasonable compared to some of the other charter companies. I sat on the netting...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Rod L, Owner at Stampede Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

Thanks so much for your really nice feedback & comments, much appreciated! It's all about our wonderful bay, the Islands and the marine life which is on our doorstep and which we love so much and want to share with those who haven't had the...More

Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

The boat trip with Stampede Cruises was pretty nice. Got to see a lot of animals: whales, dolphins, penguins and seals.. even a shark swam around. It's really worth it, because it's an attractive small boat what not too many people can join. For me,...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Insa M
Reviewed 18 July 2017

The Boat, the skipper (Rod), everything about this tour is a must do when in Port Elizabeth. Dolphins, Whales, Seals, Penguins and a great host and all-round experience. Could not have asked for more. Thank you Rod.More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank RolandL561
Management response:Responded 19 July 2017

Always so rewarding to receive this kind of feedback, thank you. The morning cruises to the Nearby Islands are always special and every cruise offers a different experience. Apart from the African Penguins which are prolific on St Croix Island, we cannot obviously make guarantees...More

Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

This was the most amazing experience ever, Mr Roy was extremely friendly and agreed to show us around even though it was his day off (Easter Monday). He did not promise us to see much, chances were 50/50. You know what- prior to this trip...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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8 October 2018|
Response from Navigate147185 |
Please send me phone number of Stampede in order to book a cruise this week
14 February 2018|
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Response from RodL389 | Property representative |
Hi there and thanks for your enquiry. Our 4 hour Nearby Islands cruise is ZAR750 per person Our 1,5 - 2 hour Waterfront cruise is R250 per person Our 1,5 hour Oyster cruise is R300 per person please contact us on... More
21 December 2017|
Response from RodL389 | Property representative |
Hi there and thanks for your enquiry. We have two main cruises, the Nearby Islands cruise at R750 per person and the Waterfront cruise at R250 per person. Please check our website for more detailed info and you can also... More