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Sarie Marais Pleasure Cruises

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Sarie Marais Pleasure Cruises
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1 week ago
“Madevu cruise”
3 Oct 2018
“Terrible Noise”
Sarie Marais is the oldest FERRY BOAT in Durban Harbour, established in 1905. Its kiosk, on the Gardiner Street Jetty, is such a Durban landmark that its location is popularly known as the Sarie Marais Jetty. The company offers educational tours...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
| 11 Maritime place, Durban 4001, South Africa
+27 31 305 4022
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have lovely time with madevu cruise. The riding was so lovely we experience a lot in the ocean with nice view of the harbour

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Compass526302
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

The tour as in cruise by a ship is great but the experience is soo poor. The crew or captains cannot even communicate to us properly no emergency breafings, No overview of the teip. There was no enough seats for everyone to sit. Loud music...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Danzo2222
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Been dying to do the tour. But be warned you can’t book ahead. You can arrive after discovering this and be two hours early as they recommend and your preferred tour will still be fully booked. Would be fine if Wilson’s Wharf didn’t look like...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Billbobbird
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Have a nice outing for the day, kids enjoyed it. Indications how to get there when coming to port is unclear.

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank BevAM1
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

1st booked with there competition at the end of the pier near the food stalls,but they cancelled due to lack of passengers after making me wait for a 45 minutes Then Sarie Marais cruises stepped in and gave me a enjoyable experience. Thank you for...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Robin J
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

We hired the boat as a company function. A very worth while experience, most people never get to see the harbour from the waterside. A recommendation is to do the sundowner cruise, coming back with the whole harbour lit up was quite awesome. A bit...More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank DarrenP1863
Reviewed 27 March 2015

We have gone on the sea cruise a year ago and it was good fun. Today we traveled 1.5 hours into Durbs to go on their cruise at 16h00. We arrived at 15h45 for the cruise only to be told that they had left already....More

Date of experience: March 2015
6  Thank Bianca J
Reviewed 5 October 2014

This was a really great experience, we had a lot of fun. It is also very informative. It was just hard to hear everything the skipper says over the microphone.

Date of experience: October 2014
1  Thank Lindy B
Reviewed 5 August 2014

The Sarie Marias Cruises offer either sea or harbour cruises every hour leaving from Wilsons wharf. The harbour cruise is for the less adventourous and very informative. The skipper explains different things about the ships and the terminals. The sea cruise is not for the...More

Date of experience: August 2014
12  Thank fs30
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29 May 2018|
Response from Danzo2222 | Reviewed this property |
130 to 150 per person for an hour
28 April 2018|
Response from Danzo2222 | Reviewed this property |
At the Venue, you can't book in advance.
26 October 2015|
Response from boatcrew247 | Property representative |
Sarie Marais Jolly Roger -Sea cruise R120 Ad R80 Ch Harbour Cruise R80 Ad R50 Ch Le Cassie - Harbour Cruise R80 Ad R50 Ch